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VERY WILLING GRIFFIN
Written by David Blagden.
Stock no. 2136524
Published by W.W. Norton & Company Inc.. Circa 1974. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Smallest yacht ever and record breaker in solo transatlantic race. Blue cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. American edition. ISBN: 0393031799. Damp staining to top of spine and rear cover edge. Other marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges. Contents are still very good. Wrapper is foxed and browned with grubby marks; edge-creasing; some chips and nicks and damp marks, but minimal loss.

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PERFORMANCE FLYING
Written by Dennis Pagen. Illustrated by Dennis Paggen.
Stock no. 1823322
Published by Sport Aviation Publications. 1st 1993. Very good condition.

Hang Gliding Techniques for Intermediate and Advanced Pilots. Learn the secrets of performance flying from the world's best pilots. Large format. Blue cardwraps. B/w photos, illustrations & diagrams. ISBN: 0936310111. Covers scuffed, rubbed at corners. Contents clean.

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HAMPSHIRE COUNTY CRICKET
Written by H.S. Altham; John Arlott; et al.
Stock no. 1823115
Published by Sportsmans Book Club. 1st 1958. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

The Official History of the Hampshire County Cricket Club. Green cloth boards with silver title to spine. B/w photos. SIGNED by the author - John Arlott BBC Cricket Commentator, to title page (no dedication). Top front corner bumped. Spine has a small crease in cloth to lower half. Contents clean. Contained in original plain glassine wrapper which is browned and edge-worn/torn.

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HOWARD WINSTONE THE WELSH WIZARD
Written by Les Miles.
Stock no. 2135435
Published by Concept Associates Ltd.. 1995. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The biography of this boxer. Black boards. B/w photos. ISBN: 1899812008. Foxing/browning to endpapers and outer page edges. Some edge creasing and a few marks to wrapper.

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OUT OF THIN AIR: RUNNING WISDOM AND THE MAGIC FROM ABOVE THE CLOUDS IN ETHIOPIA
Written by Michael Crawley.
Stock no. 1822378
Published by Bloomsbury. Circa 2020. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The author spent 15 months in Ethiopia training alongside (and sometimes a fair way behind) runners at all levels. Navy blue boards, red title to spine. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781472975324. Second printing.

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FULHAM THE COMPLETE RECORD
Written by Dennis Turner.
Stock no. 1321500
Published by Breedon Books Publishing Co.. 1st 2007. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Every game, every scorer, every player and every attendance. Memorable matches, complete history, pen pictures, manager profiles, appearance records. White boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 511 pages. ISBN: 9781859835661. Spine and corners bumped. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is slightly edge creased.

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THE IRONSIDES: A LIFETIME IN THE LEAGUE
Written by A.K. Ambrosen.
Stock no. 1822170
Published by Yore Publications. 1st 1991. Slightly better than very good condition.

Who's Who of Newport County 1912-1989. The Club is dead but the memories of over 600 players who wore the Black and Amber are faithfully recorded here. Yellow pictoral card wraps. B/w photos. 219 pages. ISBN: 0951332171. Spine lightly faded. Publisher's price to rear cover scratched out. Contents fine.

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ONE HUNDRED YEARS OF SCARLET
Written by Gareth Hughes.
Stock no. 2134827
Published by Llanelli Rugby Football Club. 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0950915904. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper spine is faded with some edge-creasing.

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SPANISH TRIALS BIKES
Written by Don Morley.
Stock no. 1321184
Published by Osprey Publishing. 1st 1988. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Osprey Collector's Library. The story of a sport once dominated by the British. Blue boards, silver title to spine. B/w photos. 192 pages. ISBN: 0850456630. Sight bumping to spine. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is faded to spine and slightly worn at corners and scuffed to rear panel.

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POWERBOAT RACING
Written by Bill Shakespeare.
Stock no. 2134324
Published by Cassell & Company Ltd. 1st 1968. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Brown boards with silver title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 0304922358. Ex-lib. with usual markings. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Front endpaper is stuck to front pastedown. Foxing to title page and outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-torn and chipped with visible tape repairs to verso; unevenly browned. A reading copy.

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CRICKET OF TO-DAY AND YESTERDAY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Percy Cross Standing; et al.
Stock no. 2133938
Published by Blackwood, Le Bas & Co.. 1st 1902. Good condition.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles. Colour plates and b/w photos. Volume 1 has a few inch split to top of spine and then horizontally across spine. Uneven marks - possibly some damp marking. Bumping to edges and some other marks. Hinges are split. Some foxing and browning to pages.

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