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Sportsmen and Sportswomen

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1 Alliss, Peter Peter Alliss - An Autobiography
Fontana 1982 0006365167 / 9780006365167 Paperback Near Fine Illustrated with mono photographs 
Very light shelf wear 116728 
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Off the Court, Ashe, Arthur
2 Ashe, Arthur Off the Court
Eyre Methuen 1982 0413496805 / 9780413496805 First UK Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good plus Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Slight shelf wear. Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) price clipped. 230pp including career highlights section 195710 
Price: 10.76 GBP
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Portrait In Motion - The Arthur Ashe Diary, Ashe. Arthur, with Frank Deford
3 Ashe. Arthur, with Frank Deford Portrait In Motion - The Arthur Ashe Diary
Stanley Paul 1975 0091241006 / 9780091241001 First UK Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good plus Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Wrapper price clipped. 272pp. Covering the year from Wimbledon 1973-Wimbledon 1974 195716 
Price: 7.16 GBP
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Hard Tackles and Dirty Baths: The inside story of Football's golden era., Best, George
4 Best, George Hard Tackles and Dirty Baths: The inside story of Football's golden era.
Ebury Press 2005 First Edition, First Printing. Hardback with Dust Wrapper. Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
Wrapper now protected in clear acetate. 321pp including index. George tells his story of football in the 1960s and 1970s, when his glittering career was at its height, in the Man United team under Busby. 630050 
Price: 8.96 GBP
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5 Botham, Ian Don't Tell Kath: My Autobiography
Ted Smart 1995 0002183161 / 9780002183161 Hardback with pictorial cover Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Things have always happened around Ian Botham - he makes sure they do! A frank, hugely entertaining romp by the world's greatest all-rounder. 572315 
Price: 4.46 GBP
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No Surrender: The Life and Times of Ian Botham, Bowler, Dave
6 Bowler, Dave No Surrender: The Life and Times of Ian Botham
Orion 1997 0752808036 / 9780752808031 First edition Hardback with dustwrapper Near Fine Near fine Illustrated with black and white photographs 
In 'once read' condition : Spine slightly bumped: wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve: 4to: (x) 275pp including index 742005 
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7 Cardus, Neville Autobiography
Collins and the Book Society 1947 First Edition Hardback no Dust Wrapper Good to Very Good With black-and-white frontispiece 
Spine sunned. Some overall wear. 635031 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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8 Carling, Will Will Carling - My Autobiography
Hodder & Stoughton 1998 0340696583 / 9780340696583 Hardback with Dust Wrapper Very Near Fine Near Fine (price clipped) Illustrated with mono and colour photographs 
Story of the England captain during a golden age of English Rugby, his life both on and off the Rugby field, and his friendship with Princess Diana and the media feeding-frenzy this caused. 117042 
Price: 3.60 GBP
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Playing for England, Compton, Denis
9 Compton, Denis Playing for England
Sampson Low, Marston & Co 1949 Hardback no Dust Wrapper Good to Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Boards faded and discoloured. The incomparable Denis - who concurrently played for England at both Cricket in the summer and Football over the winter (can you see the likes of (for instance) Beckham being capable of achieving that these days?) tells the story of his England careers and his wartime job as a policeman. 572165 
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H for 'Enry: More Than Just an Autobiography, Cooper, Henry
10 Cooper, Henry H for 'Enry: More Than Just an Autobiography
Willow Books 1984 0002181401 / 9780002181402 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Very Good or Better Illustrated in black-and-white 
The night Henry Cooper floored Muhammad Ali, and very nearly won the fight, has become one of those iconic moments in British sporting History. Our 'Enery, one of the most popular British boxers of all time, tells his amiable story. 529058 
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11 Cooper, Henry H for 'Enry: More Than Just an Autobiography
Willow Collins 1984 0002181401 / 9780002181402 First Edition Hardback with Dust Wrapper Near Fine Very Good but price clipped Illustrated in black-and-white 
The night Henry Cooper floored Muhammad Ali, and very nearly won the fight, has become one of those iconic moments in British sporting History. Our 'Enery, one of the most popular British boxers of all time, tells his amiable story. 530073 
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There's Only 2 Tony Cotteys [SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR], Cottey, Tony, and David Brayley
12 Cottey, Tony, and David Brayley There's Only 2 Tony Cotteys [SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR]
Gomer Press 2008 1843239248 / 9781843239246 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine Illustrated with photographs in colour and black-and-white 
Signed and inscribed To Marc / Best Wishes / 14.11.08 on the title page. Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) has slight edge wear. The author played both cricket (for Glamorgan) and football (for Swansea City). 784021 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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My Pride of Lions The British Isles Tour of South Africa 1997. [SIGNED COPY], Cotton, Fran
13 Cotton, Fran My Pride of Lions The British Isles Tour of South Africa 1997. [SIGNED COPY]
Ebury Press 1997 0091854229 / 9780091854225 First Edition, First Printing Hardback with dust wrapper Good Good Illustrated in colour 
Signed and inscribed by the author to the original owner on the title page. Some general wear, bumping, etc. Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) price clipped. 224pp including appendix index 784018 
Price: 15.00 GBP
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14 Croker, Ted The First Voice You Will Hear Is……………
Collins (Willow Books) 1987 0002180863 / 9780002180863 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated with mono photos 
Autobiography of a former Secretary of the Football Association 116868 
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W.G.Grace, Darwin, Bernars, with an introduction by  John Arlott
15 Darwin, Bernars, with an introduction by John Arlott W.G.Grace
Duckworth 1978 0715610376 / 9780715610374 First Illustrated Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Very Good Illustrated in black-and-white with photos, drawings, etc. 
Wrapper price clipped. 4to: 128pp including index . 774014 
Price: 7.95 GBP
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Limited Overs [SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR], Gatting, Mike
16 Gatting, Mike Limited Overs [SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR]
Queen Anne Press / Macdonald 1986 0356122441 / 9780356122441 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Signed by Gatting and inscribed To Mike / Best Wishes / Mike Gatting / Oval August 1986 / England v New Zealand. Wrapper (now protected in a removable clear acetate sleeve) a bit rubbed. 192pp including statistical section and an index 784015 
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Gooch - my Autobiography (SIGNED COPY.), Gooch, Graham  with Frank Keating
17 Gooch, Graham with Frank Keating Gooch - my Autobiography (SIGNED COPY.)
Collins Willow 1995 0002184745 / 9780002184748 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper. Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated in colour and black-and-white 
SIGNED BY GOOCH on title page. Wrapper now protected in removable clear acetate sleeve. 117456 
Price: 13.50 GBP
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18 Greaves, Jimmy Greavsie: The Autobiography
Time Warner Books 2003 0316725293 / 9780316725293 Hardback with pictorial cover Very Good Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
Corners bumped, otherwise light shelf wear only . 575176 
Price: 3.56 GBP
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19 Harrison, Ted Kriss Akabusi on Track [SIGNED COPY]
Lion Publishing 1991 0732405319 / 9780732405311 First Edition Hardback with dust wrapper Near Fine Near Fine Illustrated with black-and-white photographs 
SIGNED on the front endpaper BY BOTH KRIS AKABUSI AND THE AUTHOR with a dedication to the original owner. 223pp including index 784005 
Price: 9.95 GBP
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20 Heald, Tim Brian Johnston; the authorised biography
BCA [Book Club Associates - Guild Publishing] 1995 Hardback with dust wrapper Fine Very Near Fine Illustrated with mono photos 
Biography of a much loved broadcaster. The quote on the back of the jacket from one of his listeners sums the man up: 'He was a friend to those who never knew him; eyes to those who could not see; warmth to those who were alone and depressed.' A nice crisp copy, probably never read. 115808 
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