A PASS AND A PRAYER: Chip Hilton Sports Series, Number 7.
Edition: First edition.
New York: Grosset & Dunlap, (1951) dj. Hardcover first edition - A football story., a title in what is considered one of the best sports series for young readers. Bee was a famous collegiate athlete and noted basketball coach who draws upon his own experiences for these stories (he was inducted into the National Basketball Hall of Fame in 1968) Lists to this title in front of book and only 4 titles on back cover of dj.. Illustrated with a frontispiece and internal drawings. Bound in rust-colored tweed boards, illustrated endpapers with bats, basketball baskets, etc, in diagonal rows. 216 pp.
Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket. Uncommon in this condition and in the first edition.
Book ID: 86746
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