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FOR YARDLEY: A Story of Track and Field.
Edition: First printing.
New York: D. Appleton and Company, 1911. Hardcover first edition - A title in the Yardley Hall series Illustrated with a tinted glossy frontispiece and 3 inserted plates. 298 pp.
Condition: Good condition in dark red cloth with cream lettering and a pasted on illustration on the front cover. (bookplate)Book ID: 63889More details Price: $20.00
THE YALE CUP. Phillips Exeter Series #6.
Edition: Later printing.
Boston: Lothrup, Lee & Shepherd, (1908). Hardcover - A title in the Phillips Exeter Series. Illustrated with a glossy frontispiece and five internal glossy plates by Charles Copeland. Lists to #9 in the series both at the beginning of the book and in the ads at the back. 301 pp and 3 pp publisher's ads.
Condition: Very good in illustrated beige cloth with dark brown lettering and border. Gift inscription dated Dec 25, 1927. An attractive clean copy.Book ID: 67969More details Price: $15.00
THE Y.M.C.A. BOYS AT FOOTBALL or, Lively Doings On and Off the Gridiron. #3 in series.
Edition: First edition.
New York: Cupples & Leon Company, (1917). Hardcover first edition - The third and final volume in this series which "relates the doings of a wide-awake boys' club of the Y.M.C.A., full of good times and every-day practical Christianity. Clean, elevating and full of fun and vigor, books that should be read by every boy. . . The Y.M.C.A. boys are plucky lads--clean-minded and true as steel. They have many ups and downs, but in the end they 'win out' in the best meaning of the term." Glossy frontispiece and three internal glossy plates by R. Emmett Owen. The copyright page notes "other titles in preparation" but they were never published. 248 pp plus 4 pp of publisher's ads.
Condition: Good only in illustrated tan boards - some fraying to the ends of the spine, wear to the corners, missing rear endpaper, toning to the pages - but despite the flaws, this is a straight and tight copy of rather hard-to-find book.Book ID: 71916More details Price: $85.00
TOUCHDOWN TO VICTORY or The Touchdown Express Makes Good. Champion Sport Series #8.
Edition: First edition.
New York: Cupples & Leon Company, (1942). Hardcover first edition - A title in the Champion Sport series which was started with three titles by Noel Sainsbury and continued by Lawton. Plain frontispiece. The last title listed on the copyright page. 207 pp.
Condition: Good in dark red cloth with black lettering (prev owner's name), no dust jacket.Book ID: 74882More details Price: $11.50