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1 Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem. BLACK PROFILES IN COURAGE.
MORROW. NY 1996 1996 First Edition. Hardcover Fine Dust Jacket Included Signed by Author(s)
INSCRIBED by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on the half-title page. Fine in a fine dj. 
Price: 65.00 USD
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2 Abdul-Jabbar, Kareem. BLACK PROFILES IN COURAGE.
NY MORROW. 1996 First Edition. Cloth Fine Dust Jacket Included Signed by Author
SIGNED by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar on the half-title page. Fine in a fine dj. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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3 Albom, Mitch. FAB FIVE. BASKETBALL, TRASH TALK, THE AMERICAN DREAM.
NY WARNER BOOKS. 1993 First Edition. Fine 
INSCRIBED by Mitch Albom & dated by him in 1994 to esteemed film director Ron Shelton on the front endpaper. Close to fine in a fine dj. (Quarter-size rubbed spot on rear pastedown) Ron Shelton spent 5 years with the Baltimore Orioles' farm club, before being called-up to Hollywood to write & direct such hits as- "Bull Durham" "Cobb" & "Tin Cup." A nice association. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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4 Ali, Muhammad. (with) Hauser, Thomas. MUHAMMAD ALI. HIS LIFE AND TIMES.
NY SIMON & SCHUSTER. 1991 First Edition. Near fine 
SIGNED by Muhammad Ali on a specially prepared publisher's adhesive bookplate which is laid-in loose. Near fine in a fine dj. (Edges foxed) 
Price: 650.00 USD
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5 Angell, Roger. SEASON TICKET. A BASEBALL COMPANION.
BOSTON: HOUGHTON, MIFFIN & COMPANY. 1988 1988 First Edition. Soft Cover Fine 
UNCORRECTED PROOF. Fine in plain red printed wrappers. (G) 
Price: 35.00 USD
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6 Asinof, Eliot. MAN ON SPIKES.
CARBONDALE SOUTHERN ILLINOIS PRESS. 1998 First Edition. Fine No Dust Jacket 
SIGNED Limited Edition. One of only 75 signed & numbered copies, of which only 50 were offered for sale. Fine in burgandy cloth with gold stamping, without dj. as issued. This special edition contains a foreword by Marvin Miller the attorney for the Major League Player's Association. A classic novel of the game. Asinof is best known for his book "Eight Men Out." (BC) 
Price: 250.00 USD
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7 Boswell, Thomas. THOMAS BOSWELL: PROMOTIONAL POSTER.
NY PENGUIN BOOKS. 
Promotional POSTER. (14 1/2" X 22") Circa late 1980s. Near fine on a single high-gloss sheet. (Neatly folded in quarters as received from the publisher's publicity dept. Traces of foxing on blank reverse. A few spots of foxing on front image) Features a diamond-shaped photographic insert of baseball bats, with a list of the author's books listed below. Uncommon ephemeral piece. Suitable for framing. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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8 Brown, Jim. (with) Delsohn, Steve. OUT OF BOUNDS.
NY: ZEBRA. 1989 1989 First Edition. Fine 
INSCRIBED by the Hall-of-Fame running back on the half-title page. Fine in a fine dj. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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9 Brown, Warren. THE CHICAGO CUBS.
NY: PUTNAM. 1946 1946 First Edition. Near fine 
Near fine in a Vg.+ to Nf. dj. (A few small chips at corners of dj. Several short edge tears & nicks in dj. Tiny spot on top edge. Neat vintage bookshop sticker at head of rear pastedown) A very attractive copy. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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10 Bruton, Jim. (Text) Grant, Bud. (Foreword) A TRADITION OF PURPLE. AN INSIDE LOOK AT THE MINNESOTA VIKINGS.
CHAMPAIGN SPORTS PUBLISHING LLC. 2007 Reprint. 
Later printing. INSCRIBED by Jim Bruton on the front endpaper. Also SIGNED by longtime Vikings coach Jerry Brown & blocking tight end Stu Voigt on endpaper. Fine in a fine dj. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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11 Carlson, Claudia. (Map) Blahnik, Judith & Schulz, Phillip S. (Text) THE NEW ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO MINOR LEAGUE BASEBALL: MUD HENS AND MAVERICKS: PROMOTIONAL POSTER.
NY VIKING STUDIO BOOKS. 1995 
Promotional POSTER. (17" X 22") Close to fine on a single printed sheet. (Neatly folded in quarters as received from the publisher's publicity dept. Couple of small spots of foxing at margins) Presents a wonderful black & white map of the United States highlighting the Baseball minor league teams in their various cities. Uncommon ephemeral piece. Well suited for framing. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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12 Chamberlain, Wilt. A VIEW FROM ABOVE.
VILLARD. NY 1991 1991 Reprint. Near fine 
SECOND Printing. INSCRIBED by the legendary 'Big Dipper' opposite the title page. Near fine in a virtually fine dj. (A few mild spots of soiling to cloth covers. Slight discoloration to orange hue on spine of dj.) 
Price: 150.00 USD
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13 Clark, Ellery H., Jr. BOSTON RED SOX. 75TH ANNIVERSARY HISTORY 1901-1975.
HICKSVILLE EXPOSITION PRESS. 1975 First Edition. Near fine 
INSCRIBED by Ellery H. Clark, Jr. & dated by him in year of publication to his brother-in-law on the front endpaper. Near fine in a very good+ dj. (Offsetting to pastedowns. A few small chips & short edge tears to dj.) One of the more uncommon team histories. Illustrated. 
Price: 200.00 USD
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14 Comaneci, Nadia. LETTERS TO A YOUNG GYMNEST. THE ART OF MENTORING.
NY BASIC BOOKS. 2004 First Edition. 
SIGNED by legendary Olympic gold medalist Nadia Comaneci on the front endpaper. Fine in a fine dj. (LR) 
Price: 150.00 USD
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15 Craig, Roger. (Subject) ROGER CRAIG: SIGNED BUD BOWL II COASTER.
ST. LOUIS ANHEUSER-BUSCH BREWING CO. 1989 
Bud Bowl II COASTER. Fine. (3 1/4" X 3 1/4") SIGNED by San Francisco 49er's running back Roger Craig. ("Best Wishes- Roger Craig.") Includes a full -color promotional POSTER (11" X 14") for "Super Bowl XXIV: Glow Zone" which features 6 bodacious hotties clad only in pink bikinis each holding a bottle of Bud Lite. (neatly folded in quarters) (G) 
Price: 25.00 USD
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16 Crews, Harry. MADONNA AT RINGSIDE.
NORTHRIDGE LORD JOHN PRESS. 1991 First Edition. Letter Fine No Dust Jacket. 
SIGNED Ltd. Ed. "N" of 26 Lettered copies. Fine in marbled boards & quarter maroon leather as issued. 
Price: 450.00 USD
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17 Dickson, Paul. (Ed.) THE DICKSON BASEBALL DICTIONARY: PROMOTIONAL POSTER.
NY FACTS ON FILE. 1989 Photograph 
Promotional POSTER. (18" X 24") Close to fine on a single printed sheet. (Neatly folded in quarters as received from the publisher's publicity dept. Slight hint of foxing at upper edge) Features 7 black & white archival photographs relating to baseball set against a green-colored background. Uncommon epemeral piece. Well suited for framing. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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18 Dobbins, Bill. (Photographs) THE WOMEN: PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE TOP FEMALE BODYBUILDERS: PROMOTIONAL POSTER.
NY ARTISAN. 1994 
Promotional POSTER. (21 1/4" X 31 1/2") Fine on a single high-gloss printed sheet neatly folded in quarters. Features color & black & white photographs of 9 top competition female body builders. Suitable for framing. (B) 
Price: 50.00 USD
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19 Douroux, Marilyn G. ARCHIE MOORE... THE OLE MONGOOSE. THE AUTHORIZED BIOGRAPHY.
BOSTON BRANDEN. 1991 First Edition. Fine 
INSCRIBED & dated in year of publication by the undefeated Light Heavyweight Champion of the World Archie Moore on the front endpaper. Close to fine in a like dj. (Light traces of shelf soiling at edges. Mild crease at upper edge of rear panel of dj.) 
Price: 100.00 USD
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20 Duncan, Donald F. HOW TO MASTER CHAMPIONSHIP TRICKS WITH GENUINE DUNCAN TOURNAMENT YO-YOS.
CHICAGO DONALD F. DUNCAN. 1950 First Edition. Soft Cover 
Near fine in small oblong pictorial stapled wrappers. (Traces of mild shelfwear at edges of covers) Early manual for the yo-yo. 
Price: 50.00 USD
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