Sidney Press, 1991. Illustrated throughout in black & white by Peter Arnell. Slim 4to, white cloth, slightly edge-worn d.w. (tear near spine). (Sidney Press, 1991). First edition. A near fine copy in a very good dust wrapper. Scarce. Includes portraits of Craig Alday, James P. Bacon, Dina Badami, Wesley Barnett, Nancy Bell, Nicole Bobek, Patrick Brown, Elaine Cheris, Gregg Curtis, Scott Davis, Oscar de la Hoya, Larry Donald, Robert Duncan Douglas, Eric Hansen, Erin Hartwell, Mark Henry, Naomi Hewitt-Couturier, Richard...
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New York: U.S. Olympic Association, 1953. Profusely illustrated in black & white. 4to, gold pictorial cloth. New York: United States Olympic Association, (1953). Lightly scuffed and bumped but still a very good(+) copy.
New York: U.S. Olympic Association, 1957. Profusely illustrated in black & white. 4to, gold pictorial cloth. New York: United States Olympic Association, (1957). Lightly scuffed and bumped but still a very good(+) copy.
Munich: Deutsche Sporthilfe, 1976. Text in German. 3 volumes. Profusely illustrated in color. 4to, blue boards, edge worn clam-shell case. Munich: Deutsche Sporthilfe, (1976). A near fine set in a very good case. Exclusive photography by Erwin Fieger, Albrecht Gaebele, and Rainer Martini.
New York: 1935. Yearbook for the James Madison High School Senior Class, Volume XIX, boldly signed in fountain pen on page 26 next to his image and short bio. He is described as "City champion football and track star. However, knowing he was graduating and knowing he was training for the 1936 Berlin Olympics, the school dedicated three-quarters of page 114 to heralding his accomplishments, in small part: "...Marty is the greatest runner ever to put shoes on...He holds the...
New York: William Morrow, 1975. 2 maps. 464pp. 8vo, 1/2 gray cloth, d.w. chipped, otherwise very good. New York: William Morrow, 1975. From the library of Jose Ferrer with an inscription in French to Jose Ferrer from Harold Salemson, the translator of this work.
1942. 7 x 5.5 inches, no place, Janury 15, 1942. Vintage, sepia-toned photograph inscribed by the gold medal-winning figure skater and film actress: "To Virginia, Good Luck! Sonja Henie." This portrait shows Henie flashing a radiant smile and wearing a beaded blouse and ornate headpiece. Inscribed in blue ink in the lower right corner. Fine condition.
Berlin: Sportverlag, 2000. Profusely illustrated. 474 pages plus ads, thick oblong 4to, glossy, printed boards. Berlin: Sportverlag, (2000). A near fine copy.
1996. 10.5 x 7.75-inch color photo of Lewis standing triumphantly after winning a medal at the Olympics -- no place, no date, circa 1996. Triple-matted in red, blue, and white and set in a gold and black frame measuring 18 x 15.5 inches. Fine condition. American track and field athlete, who won 10 Olympic medals.
1985. Striking action shot of the Olympic diver in mid-air -- 11.5 x 7.5 inches, no place, no date, circa 1985. Inscribed in the lower right corner against the sky-blue background: "Chris Believe in yourself! Greg Louganis." Double-matted in black and cream with a black frame measuring 19.75 x 15.75 inches. Fine condition.
1985. Striking action shot of the Olympic diver plunging into the water with perfect form -- 11.5 x 7.75 inches, no place, no date, circa 1985. Inscribed on the left side with excellent contrast against the blue background: "Chris Believe in yourself! Greg Louganis." Double-matted in black and cream with a burgundy wood frame measuring 19.75 x 15.75 inches. Fine condition.
Sydney: Powerhouse, 2000. Illustrated with color photographs. 144 pages, 4to, pictorial wrappers. Sydney: Powerhouse, 2000. A fine copy.
1970. 9 x 7.75-inch color head shot of the First Lady, no place, no date, circa 1970. Signed "Patricia Nixon" in the white margin at the bottom. Double-matted in two-toned tan and set in a gold frame measuring 13.5 x 12.25 inches. Fine condition. Wife of President Richard Nixon; served as First Lady of the United States from 1969-1974.
Los Angeles: 1968. Autographed first day Olympic Trial Covers signed in full by several athletes who went on to participate in the 1968 Summer Games in Mexico City. Each Trial Cover contains a black shadow figure engaging in the participant's sport as well as the athlete's signature. Signatures include George Foreman (boxing), Deborah Meyer (swimming), Spencer Heywood (basketball), Al Oerter (discus), and Sue Gossick (diving). Twenty-one covers total, each measuring 3.5 x 6.5 inches. Los Angeles, California. Postmarked August 28, 1968. Fine condition.
Antwerp: 1920. Photographic illustrations. 8vo, cloth backed boards; rubbed and worn at ends, with stain on spine. Antwerp, 1920. First Edition. Scarce.
New York: Random House, 1984. Illustrated in color. 336 pages. 4to, cloth-backed boards, d.w. New York: Random House, 1984. Fading to top of cover. A very good(+) copy in a very good(+) wrapper. With an introduction by James A. Michener.
New York: S. P. I. Books, 1992. Illus. 8vo, black cloth, d.w. (New York): S. P. I. Books, (1992). Fine.
Athens: Museum of Cycladic Art, 2004. Profusely illustrated in color. 4to, grey cloth, d.w. Athens: (Museum of Cycladic Art), 2004. First Edition. A fine copy.
London: V&A Publishing, 2008. Illustrated in color. 144 pages. Small 4to, pictorial wrappers. London: V&A Publishing, 2008. A fine copy.
New York: United States Olympic Committee, 1964. Extensively illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 302 pages and 196 pages, large square 8vo, decorative cloth; lightly worn. New York: United States Olympic Committee, (1964). A very good copy.
New York: William Morrow, 2006. Illus. 8vo, 1/2 blue cloth, d.w. (New York): William Morrow, (2006). Very good(+) Book has a remainder mark.
16pp (including the covers, designed by Richard Giglio, John Cheim & Sam Shahid). Illustrated with 13 of Weber's full-page photogravures of male and female Olympic athletes, some partially undressed. Thin folio, pictorial wrappers (just a bit of rubbing). London: Olympus Gallery, 1984. A very near fine copy of this uncommon catalog.
Stuttgart: Belser, 1972. Color photographs by Siegfried Himmer. Oblong folio, pictorial boards, Stuttgart:Belser, (1972). Fine. Limited numbered edition.