McLean, VA: Percy Crosby, 1933. 49 plates, including 6 in color, hand-tipped. Folio, green cloth; light wear to spine. McLean, Virginia: Percy Crosby, (1933). Very good (+). Introduction by Walter M. Grant. Skillful and expressive drawings, watercolors, paintings, and lithographs of polo, football, boxing, swimming, riding, etc. Limited edition, number 84 of 1000 copies, with Crosby's signature at limitation page.
Refine search resultsSkip to search results
Norwalk: O'Brien Suburban Press, 1947. 688pp of boxing records of current fighters, complete for the year 1946. 8vo, original black-lettered red cloth (lightly edgeworn and dusty; lacking front endpaper and with inner hinge neatly repaired). Norwalk CT: The O'Brien Suburban Press, 1947. A very good(-) copy.
New York: 1938. Illus. 182pp. 12mo, orange cloth, small area of soiling on front cover, otherwise very good. New York, (1938). First Edition From the library of Jose Ferrer with his ownership signature. Nat Fleischer was editor and publisher of the boxing magazine, "The Ring". This volume ends with the year 1900.
New York: Vanguard Press, 1933. Foreword by Damon Runyon. 8vo, green cloth, spine ends and corners lightly worn, corners bumped, a few pages with a small amount of foxing. New York: Vanguard Press, (1933). From the library of Jose Ferrer with his ownership signature. Also from the library of Victor Jory with his bookplate.
Tokyo: Shotaro Okada, 1987. Illustrated with handsome photogravures, a few in color. Booklet containing the Japanese translation of the text is laid-in. Unpaginated. Slim 4to, stiff photographic self-wrappers. Tokyo: Shotaro Okada, (1987). First edition. A very near fine copy. A scarce Weber title focusing primarily on Andy Minsker, the small-town lightweight boxer.