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Alberta on Ice

By: N/A

Price: $13.00

Publisher: Edmonton, AB, GMS Ventures: 1986

Edition: First Edition, Second Impression

Seller ID: 039163

ISBN: 0969232004

Condition: Good VG


History of the Sport of Hockey in the Province of Alberta. 320pp, profusely illustrated. Interior is clean and unmarked. Binding is tight and square. Central crease to the; 4cm scratch to the bottom edge of the front panel. Otherwise, the wrappers are clean. Weight, 650g. View more info

But I Loved it Plenty Well

By: ABEL, Allen J.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Collins, Toronto (1983):

Seller ID: 2112


Collection of sports columns and feature stories that appeared in the Globe & Mail. 1st, 8vo, 211pp. Hardcover in blue cloth with dustjacket. Fine/Near Fine View more info

Official Program; Summer 1930 Meeting, 32nd Day, Saturday, August 9, 1930

By: AGUA CALIENTE JOCKEY CLUB

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Tijuana, Mexico, Agua Caliente Jockey Club: 1930

Seller ID: 054264

Condition: About Fine


Horse Racing program for the then newly built Race Track in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico. It opened in December 1929 at a cost of $2.5 million. Then American owned and operated it attracted wealthy Southern Californians and ran the richest race in North America. The program has six leaves and details seven races. Light pencil notes mark the winners of the first four races. Small ads are present - all for businesses in San Diego just a short distnce away over the International Border. About Fine - well preserved. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

Ainslie's Complete Guide to Thoroughbred Racing

By: AINSLIE, Tom

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Simon & Schuster, New York (1979):

Seller ID: 1235


Revised and Updated edition, 1st printing. 8vo, 470pp, photo illustrated. Hardcover in green cloth with price-clipped dustjacket. Fine/VG+ View more info

Ainslie's Complete Guide to Harness Racing

By: AINSLIE, Tom

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1970

Edition: First Edition, Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 07043

ISBN: 0-671-27065-6

Condition: VG+


An 'encyclopedia' of Standardbred handicapping - a complete Guide to Harness Racing. 480pp, photo illustrated. Book is bright with firm binding. Small inscription on ffep. DJ has price-clip and minor top-edge wear. View more info

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Souvenir Program; University of Saskatchewan Huskies Vs. University of Alberta Golden Bears; October 18, 1939

By: ALBERTA, University of

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Edmonton, University of Alberta: 1939

Seller ID: 046962

Condition: VG


Program for a Football Games between the University of Saskatchewan Huskies and the University of Alberta Golden Bears. Held at Varsity Stadium Edmonton on Wednesday, October 18, 1939. Team rosters, Teams Yells, Officials, Usherettes, Cheer Leaders. Ads on rear panel. 4pp. Clean and unmarked. Light vertical and horizontals creases. No tears. Weight, 6g. Lettermail qualifies. View more info

Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, May 2, 1960

By: ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1960

Edition: Vol. LXXV, No. 18

Seller ID: 053494

Condition: Very Good


Cover features photo of golfer, Arnold Palmer. Canada edition - same content as USA edition but scarcer, plus Canadian news. This issue, 78pp. Bright and clean copy. Sound binding. NO Address lpresent. No creases. Slight signs of aging. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 151g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada. View more info

Time: The Weekly Newsmagazine, March 22, 1963

By: ALEXANDER, Roy - Editor

Price: $40.00

Publisher: New York, Time Inc.: 1963

Edition: Vol 81 No 12

Seller ID: 053521

Condition: About Fine


Cover features portrait of boxer, Cassius Mercellus Clay - artwork by Boris Chaliapin. Canada edition - same content as USA edition but scarcer, plus Canadian news. 72pp. Bright and clean copy - very attractive front cover portrait. Sound binding. Address label to lower left corner. No creases or marks. We use both the Canada Post and the United States Postal Service and offer very competitive postal charges - based on actual costs, no overcharging. This item weighs 140g and qualifies for inexpensive Lettermail postage within Canada and possibly the USA. View more info

The British Thoroughbred Horse : His History & Breeding together with an Exposition of the Figure System

By: ALLISON, William

Price: $125.00

Publisher: London, Grant Richards: 1901

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1687

Condition: Good to Very Good


History and background of the British Thoroughbred Horse. xiii, 360pp, 183pp [Part 2] : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm. Part 2. is list of pedigree of Derby, Oaks, and St. Leger winners. Interior is clean; Part 2 has numerous pencil notes etc., by someone very informed. Binding is tight and square. Hinges are sound, no cracking. Brown cloth with bevelled edges is soiled and darkened but with very little wear.Spine is sun lightened and shows wear to the cloth at its extremities. Scans or further description available. Heavy book weighing 1.703kg. View more info

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The Gazette; No 26, October, 1935

By: ALPINE CLUB of CANADA, The

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Banff, AB, Canada, The Alpine Club of Canada: 1935

Edition: No 26

Seller ID: 044410

Condition: Good


Single issue of the Gazette, published by the Alkpine Club of Canada. 29pp, map, photo illustrations. Clean, unmarked interior. Wrappersshow ageing and surface wear, but no tears, creases or chips. Stapled rusty. Photo/map plate at centre loose. Weight, 58g View more info

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American Alpine Journal 2007

By: AMERICAN ALPINE CLUB

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Golden, CO, American Alpine Club: 2007

Edition: Vol. 49

Seller ID: 044104

ISBN: 1933056053

Condition: As New


This volume, Vol. 49, Issue 81, subtitled, 'The World's Most Significant Climbs'. 496 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 23 cm. A truly 'mint' copy - 'bright, fresh, unmarked - 'as new'. Heavy volume weighing 937g. View more info

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How to punch the Bag; Including directions for exhibition bag Punching

By: AMERICAN SPORTS PUBLISHING COMPANY

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, American Sports Publishing Company: 1930

Edition: Revised and Enlarged Edition

Seller ID: 044914

Condition: About VG


Spalding's Athletic Library, No. 78R, 'Red Cover' series. 91pp, photo illustrated, 2pp ads. Interior is generally cleam, pages uniformy and evenly tanned. Lower corner stain affaects about half of the book, but minimally. For wrapper condition, see scan. Nice copy of a generally fragile and not well-survived book. Weight, 81g. View more info

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The Lost Explorer : Finding Mallory On Mount Everest

By: ANKER, Conrad; ROBERTS, David

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1999

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 21359

ISBN: 0684871513

Condition: Near Fine


The adventure story of the year--how Conrad Anker found the body of George Mallory on Mount Everest, casting an entirely new light on the mystery of the explorer who may have conquered Everest 75 years ago, nearly 30 years before Sir Edmund Hillary. 191pp, illustrated; 23 cm. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked except for a previous owner's rubber stamp and date in ink to the ffep. Tight, square binding, sound hinges, no wear to the boards. Unclipped dustjacket is similar. Unpacked weight, 391g. We ship Worldwide, at cost, using both Canada Post and the United States Postal Service, and offer pos... View more info

Jack Solomons Presents an International Tournament of World Rated Fighters: Royal Albert Hall, 23rd February, 1965

By: ANON

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Programme Publications: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32614

Condition: VG+


British Boxing Program from 1965. Features bout with McGowan v Brami, Curvis v Ortega, Lundgren v Atlan and 4 others. Color printed wraps, size 7.25" x 9.75", 20pp, photo illustrated. Clean and bright copy, VG, or better. Weight, 50g. View more info

Das Spiel ihres Lebens : Deutsche Fußballer erka¨mpfen die Weltmeisterschaft

By: ANON

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Gottingen, W. Fischer-Verlag:

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 10664

Condition: VG+


German International Footballers. German language text. Undated book, circa 1957. Series Title: Aus unseren Tagen; Go¨ttinger Jugend-Ba¨nde. OCLC Number: 847054059. 72pp, photo illustrated, artwork, tables. Bright, clean copy, pages lightly browned in some places. Tight binding. Attractive photo front board. Weight, 120g. View more info

You Can Run but You Can't Hide: Sporting Sayings and Their Meanings

By: ANON

Price: $7.95

Publisher: UK, Grange Books: 2003

Edition: Reprint of 2000

Seller ID: 28301

ISBN: 1840136235

Condition: As New


A snapshot at part of the history of the English language, focusing on several hundred familiar expressions used in sports. First published in 2000 under the title, 'Stumped on a Sticky Wicket'. 191 pages, small illustrations in the text. An 'as new' copy - bright, clean and unmarked still fresh. Weight, 361g. View more info

The Arena: March, 1929

By: ARENA PUBLISHING

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, The Arena Publishing Co.: 1929

Edition: Vol. 1, No. 4

Seller ID: 30375

Condition: Very Good Plus


Vintage Boxing magazine from 1929. Front cover features an attractive, artist's portrait of boxer Bro. William Lawrence 'Young' Stribling, of Macon, GA. This was just before his fight with Jack Sharkey - which, sadly, he lost. Clean interior, unmarked. Sound, tight binding. Very attractive front cover with art portrait of Stribling by J. Zigmund. About display quality. Scan available. Shipped shrink-wrapped on stiff card. Weight, 100g. View more info

Roller Skating Decal: Toronto, ON; 1940s

By: ARENA ROLLER RINK [Toronto]

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Toronto, Arena Roller Rink:

Seller ID: 051792

Condition: Fine


Mint, unused decal from a Toronto Roller Rink, in the 1940s - The Arena Roller Rink, 60 Mutual St, Home of the Toronto Roller Skating Club. Roller Skating was at the height of its popularity in the 1940s and Roller Rinks could be found all over North America. This decal is mint and unused with full gum on the reverse. Size - 4.25 ins by 4.75 ins in a shield shape. Inexpensive Lettermail postal rates apply. View more info

Tyrol, Austria

By: AUSTRIAN GOVERNMENT

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Austria, Gov't. of Austria:

Seller ID: 053393

Condition: About Fine


Large, foklded brochure promoting Skiing in the Austrian Tyrol. Presumably by tge Austrian Government, though not identified as such. Tri-language - German, French, English. Undated, circa 1950s. Unfolds to 50cm by 41cm. Printed on both sides. Small map, 37 photos, explanatory text. Plus, a wonderful coilour design by Artur Zelger on the outside panels. Laid-in, A Survey opf the Winter Sports Faciilities in the Resorts of Tyrol. Unfolds to 60cm by 20.5cm - much information, not illustrated, English language. Dated 1954. Two pieces. We ship from both Canada and the United States with very com... View more info

THe 1964 International Tourist Trophy Races: Isle of Man, June, 8, 10, 12; Official Guide and Programme

By: AUTO-CYCLE UNION

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Auto-Cycle Union: 1964

Edition: 1964 Edition

Seller ID: 038004

Condition: Good VG


Official Guide and Program to the 1964 Road Racing Event for Motorcycles held on the Isle of Man in Britain. Also includes the Official 1964 TT Scorecard Booklet. Program is 64pp, illustrated, advertising. A solid, sound, unmarked copy, minor creasing to the front wrapper. The Scorecard Booklet, 24pp, is Fine - very bright. Combined weight, 140g. View more info