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Image for Summers Will Never be the Same: Tribute to Brian Johnston

Summers Will Never be the Same: Tribute to Brian Johnston

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Partridge Press: 1994

Seller ID: 011326


Clean, crisp copy in unclipped dustjacket. 177pp. Illustrated with colour and mono plates. A fond look at the life and career of Johnners - our best-loved cricket commentator "Do stop it Aggers.." View more info

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Jack Hobbs: Profile of the Master.

By: Arlott, John

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, Readers Union: 1981

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 025225


Clean, bright copy in which Arlott conjures up the spirit of cricket in its most glorious ages whilst recording the life of the great Surrey and England opening batsman. Fading to spine - 144 pages including index. View more info

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Every Second Counts

By: Armstrong, Lance

Price: £6.00

Publisher: London, Yellow Jersey Press: 2003

Seller ID: 044592


Second volume of the autobiography of the sporting legend who famously fought testicular cancer and then went on to win the Tour de France in the fastest ever time. 246 pages. A very good clean copy. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Opening Up : My Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)

By: Atherton, Mike

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 064172


England's most capped captain gives a very personal account of the team's fortunes, and his own. Includes battles against some of the great quick bowlers : Donald, Ambrose, Walsh, and his nemesis Glenn McGrath - sledging and all. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 330 pages including index. SIGNED by the author to the title page ''To Roger Happy Birthday Mike Atherton''. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Big Ron: A Different Ball Game

By: Atkinson, Ron; Fitton, Peter

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Andre Deutsch: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 028374


Memoirs of a much-travelled football manager/ pundit including a full and frank account of his controversial time at Manchester United. Clean, square copy in an unclipped d/w showing a small watermark to rear cover. Light sunning to page edges - 244pp. Next post dispatch. View more info

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A Fine Place to Daydream, - Racehorses, Romance and the Irish

By: Barich, Bill

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, CollinsWillow: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019747


Clean, crisp, unread copy in unclipped jacket which shows signs of light edge wear. Autobiographical account of the American authors life in Dublin and the Irish passion he came to share of the National Hunt. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Harry's Game (SIGNED COPY)

By: Bassett, Dave

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Derby, Derbyshire, Breedon Books Publishing Co Ltd: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 059553


The author takes us on a journey through his childhood, his early working life in insurance, and his great adventure in professional football with all the elation of triumph and the despair of defeat and demotion. Light tanning to page margins else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w. SIGNED by the author to the half-title with the inscription ''To Caroline Best Wishes Dave Bassett 9.10.97.'' Foreword by Vinnie Jones - 245 pages including index. Next post dispat... View more info

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Nearly Famous : Adventures of an After-Dinner Speaker

By: Bevan, Bob ( the Cat )

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Virgin Books: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032875


The popular sports-mad, after-dinner speaker recounts his life and times. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, bright hardback in an unclipped d/w - 248 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Everest The Hardway : The First Ascent of the South West Face

By: Bonington, Chris

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, BCA: 1976

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 042032


Recounts the attempt to conquer the mountain by a route that had already defeated five expeditions, including one led by Bonington himself. Large, heavy hardback with some sunning to page edges. 239 pages. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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Living with a Legend ( SIGNED COPY )

By: Botham, Kathy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Grafton Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 051680


Reveals what it is like being married to the larger-than-life international cricketer who was seldom out of the headlines. Clean square copy which is SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription ''To Maggie, Thanks for all your help and Kindness, Kathy Botham''. Unclipped d/w shows light sunning to spine - 219 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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There's an Awful Lot of Bubbly in Brazil

By: Brazil, Alan; Parry, Mike

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Newbury, Berkshire, Highdown: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064446


The life and times of the former Ipswich Town footballer turned broadcaster and race-goer. Faint sunning to page edges else a clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w showing slight wear & tear - 269 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Maurice Tate : A Biography

By: Brodribb, Gerald

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, London Magazine Editions Ltd: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050522


Recreates all aspects of one of the great characters of the game in this first full-length biography of the legendary player, which paints a vivid picture of Sussex and English cricket over nearly three decades. Clean square copy in an unclipped d/w - 215 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Heading for Victory : An Autobiography

By: Bruce, Steve

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050669


The story of the first Englishman to captain a double-winning team. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w which shows slightest shelf wear and has faded spine. 182pp. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Merckx : mens en mythe

By: Brunel, Philippe & Vanwalleghem, Rik

Price: £42.50

Publisher: Uitgeverij Lannoo: 2003

Seller ID: 063935


Large format hardback with text in DUTCH. Looks at the life and times of the man widely considered the greatest professional road cyclist in the history of the sport, winner of the Tour de France five times. Unread copy still in publisher's shrink wrap - 281 pp. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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My Story

By: Busby, Matt

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, The Sportsmans Book Club: 1959

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 049851


Manchester United's greatest manager recalls building not only great teams but a great club. Some tanning to page margins and date stamps to ffep else a good clean hardback in a d/w - 208 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Bluebirds : The Story of the Campbell Dynasty

By: Campbell, Gina; Meech, Michael

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 054957


Uniquely informed account of a magnificent lineage and of Gina's own struggles and triumphs as its heiress. Some tanning to page margins else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w protected in a plastic jacket - 215 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Will Carling : My Autobiography

By: Carling, Will

Price: £8.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton, Limited: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000665


Carling discusses the highs and lows of a remarkable international career, the buzz of the big game, the demands of captaincy, and what it feels like to lead your country. Clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket - 312 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Forward for England

By: Charlton, Bobby

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Sportsmans Book Club: 1969

Seller ID: 064620


The great Manchester United and England mid-fielder recalls his times in football starting from playing in the streets. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear with sunning to spine - 184 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Clough: The Autobiography

By: Clough, Brian

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Partridge Press: 1994

Seller ID: 024632


Tight, square copy of possibly the best English football manager. 326 pages including index in an unclipped d/w. Some sunning to page edges. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Schumacher: The Life of the New Formula 1 Champion

By: Collings, Timothy

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC: 1995

Seller ID: 022966


Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w charting the rise to fame and fortune of the German F1 champion. 200 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info