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Image for Briggo: Barry Briggs Speedway Champion - His Own Story

Briggo: Barry Briggs Speedway Champion - His Own Story

By: Barry Briggs

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Souvenir Press Ltd: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 04294

ISBN: 0285620789

Condition: Very Good


Briggs, was a nervous novice when he arrived to join the celebrated Wimbledon team in 1952. Yet within 21 years he hand won every major honour in the sport. he also had an unrivalled record in international events. There is light fading to the blue boards, and the d/w has wear to its extremities and tears to the corners and head and base of the spine. it is also priced clipped. View more info

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Boundless Horizons:: The Autobiography of Chris Bonington

By: Chris Bonington

Price: £18.00

Publisher: UK, Weidenfeld & Nicolson: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03956

ISBN: 0297646354

Condition: Very Good


This is the omnibus version of Chris Bonington's three volumes of his autobiography. The front blue board has a scratch on its face. The D/W has wear to its edges and corners. View more info

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Autobiography

By: Cooper, Henry

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Cassell & Co Ltd: 1972

Edition: 2nd Impression

Sellers ID: 03300

ISBN: 0304290432

Condition: Very Good


This is Henry Coopers warm- hearted, highly entertaining autobiography. Remembered for putting Cassius Clay on the floor with his famous left hook called " Enery's 'ammer". This book will delight all boxing fans and especially those who still remember Henry Cooper. The text block has light spotting to its edges and the D/W also shows light edgewear, it is also priced-clipped. There is a christmas gift message in ink on the front end paper. ' Have a thumping good Xmas Dad... View more info

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The Way It Was - My Autobiography

By: Matthews, Stanley.

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Headline: 2000

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02301

ISBN: 0747271089

Condition: Very Good


This book is the compelling and hugely entertaining portrait of a man who was loved and respected throughout the world . It is a unique look at football from one of its greatest players, and is also essential reading for anyone who wants to understand how football and society , have changed over the last 70 years. There is light creasing to the and shelf ware to the D/W and some foxing to page edges. which are tight and clean internally. View more info

Fazisi the Joint Venture

By: Novak Skip

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Sidgwick & Jackson: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 00226

ISBN: 0283060530

Condition: Very Good


This is the story of the Americans and Soviets racing in the same boat together in the Whitbread round the World yacht race. this is a first edition hardback book in very good condition as is the D/W View more info

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Harry-A Man Walks On to a Pitch: Stories from a Life in Football

By: Redknapp, Harry

Price: £14.00

Publisher: Ebury Press: 2014

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03418

ISBN: 0091955521

Condition: Near Fine


Harry Redknapp shares a lifetime's experience of obsessing over football, during which he has seen it all first hand - the good, the bad and the unbelievable. The corners of the D/J shows light wear and there is the ghost of a label on the front panel. View more info

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Mike Tyson : Undisputed Truth My Autobiography

By: Tyson, Mike

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK., HarperSport: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02858

ISBN: 0007502516

Condition: Very Good


A bare - knuckled ,tell-all memoir from Mike Tyson, the one - time heavyweight champion of the world - and a legend both in and out of the ring. There is light marking to the text block edges. View more info