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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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South Eastern Sail: From the Medway to the Solent, 1840-1940

By: Bouquet, Michael

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, David & Charles: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03437

ISBN: 0715355929

Condition: Near Fine


From sources as far apart as New York and New Zealand, from public and private collections and from his own collection, the author has chosen over 100 pictures ( many never published before ) to illustrate the shipping and harbours of Kent, Sussex and Hampshire in the golden age of sale. There is a facsimile of a shipping insurance certificate loose in the book. There is some writing in pencil on the fep. saying '36 photos of Shoreham vessels.' The D/J shows light edge wear especially to the top of the rear panel and spine. View more info

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My Manchester United Years.

By: Charlton, Sir Bobby.

Price: £65.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Sellers ID: 00010

ISBN: 0755316193

Condition: Very Good


A 1st Edition secondhand book signed 'To Mark Bobby Charlton', not priced clipped. Both book and dustwrapper are in very good condition.In this first part of Sir Bobby Charlton's autobiography he describes his early life growing up in a tight- knit mining community in the North- East of England and charts his extraordinary career at Manchester United. 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, Mike '. It is still a good copy. View more info

Michael Schumacher : The rise of a Genius.

By: Domenjoz

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Uk, Parragon Plus: 2002

Edition: Uk First Edition

Sellers ID: 02095

ISBN: 0752592289

Condition: Very Good


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The Navigator's Art

By: Hutson, A.B.A.

Price: £14.00

Publisher: UK, Mills & Boon Ltd: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03109

ISBN: 0263055922

Condition: Very Good


The history of navigation is important in our understanding of the art as it stands today. This is an extremely readable account of how navigational techniques developed. this book will serve as a useful introduction to the art of navigation at all levels. The boards have bumps to the corners and base of the spine. 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

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Off in a Boat

By: Neil Gunn

Price: £18.00

Publisher: USA, New Amsterdam Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Sellers ID: 04324

ISBN: 0941533980

Condition: Near Fine


In 1937, the scottish writer, Neil Gunn, gave up his job in the civil service, sold his house in Inverness, and bought a boat. With his wife and his brother John, he set off on a three-month voyage around the Inner Hebrides. Daisy Gunn's photographs, taken on the voyage, are palpably amateur but also telling. A good, clean and tight copy. 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

My Formula for Success.

By: Schumacher, Michael; Allsop, Derick

Price: £15.00

Publisher: uk, Ebury Press: 1996

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 02099

ISBN: 0091827914

Condition: Very Good


The corners have been bumped on the D/J and boards. also the D/J is creased in places and is priced clipped. View more info

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Bold Man of the Sea: My Epic Journey

By: Shekhdar, Jim

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Hodder & Stoughton Ltd: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Sellers ID: 03284

ISBN: 0340821701

Condition: Very Good


Through nine eventful months at sea , Jim Shekhdar travelled more than 10,000 miles from South America to Queensland and became the first person ever to row single-handed across the Pacific Ocean. The corners have been bumped. A good ,clean and tight copy View more info

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Winning is Not Enough

By: Stewart Jackie

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Headline: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Sellers ID: 01096

ISBN: 0755315375

Condition: Very Good


Very good order not price clipped. View more info