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Australian Summer: England’s Tour of Australia 1936-37
Cardus, Neville
Souvenir Press London 1987 
 Hard Cover 208pp. Black boards. Silver lettering spine. Excellent unmarked condition. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0285628011.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009858  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Best of Mr. Walker: A Collection of Max Walker’s Favourite Stories
Walker, Max
Hamlyn Australia Port Melbourne 1992 1st Edition
 Hard Cover viii+232pp. Illustrated gloss boards. Birthday gift inscription to front pastedown. Book very firm and clean. Remainder mark lower edge. ISBN 0947334513.  Very Good+/No Jacket
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009866  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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WOOFA Football Legend
Davis, Bob with Jim Main; foreword by Sam Newman
ISBN: 0733305326
ABC Books Sydney 1996 First Edition
 Trade Paperback 165pp, photos in text.  Very Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 318680  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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T. R. O. A. (Victorian Division): 1990-91 Year Book
no author
Thoroughbred Racehorse Owner's Association Melbourne  
 Soft Cover 272pp. Pictorial card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. Small corner crease front cover.  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009904  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Australia and New Zealand Sires ’90 and ’91
Falconer, Peter (ed)
Australian Consolidated Press Sydney  
 Hard Cover 560pp. Pictorial laminated boards. Full gloss colour throughout. Both books 560 pages and heavy. A$18.00 per book. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Fine/No Jacket
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009905  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Bradman Albums, The: Volume 2
Bradman, Sir Donald
ISBN: 0356154114
Queen Anne Press London, UK 1988 First Edition
 Hard Cover Hard cover, first edition, 1760g, 800pgs, patterned endpapers. A collection of memorabilia from Sir Donald Bradman's personal collection. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Photo featured is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title your looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 books in stock we can't list them all!!.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI21  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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LIne Down! the special world of big-game fishing
Samson, Jack; illus. by Victoria Blanchard
ISBN: 0876911114
Winchester Press New York 1973 First Edition
 Hard Cover xiv,177pp.ills. Printed on very high quality stock  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319182  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Skills and Tactics: The Australian Test Team Cricket Book
Var.
ISBN: 0701816929
Lansdowne Sydney 1982 First Edition
 Hard Cover 127pp, index, photos, drawings.Lovely crisp copy  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319337  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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British Golf; Britain in Pictures
Darwin, Bernard
Collins London 1946 First Edition
 Hard Cover 48pp, photos. Covers are very worn and rubbed else sound reading copy  Fair
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319419  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Stretching for Skiing...& More
Robinson, Nancy
Self-published Albury  
 Soft Cover 36pp. Pictorial card covers. Excellent condition. Line illustrations. Brief author's inscription inside front cover. ISBN 0731629841. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  Fine
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009997  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Jogging with Lydiard
Lydiard, Arthur & Gilmour, Garth
Hodder & Stoughton Auckland 1983 Reprint
 Soft Cover 112pp. Pictorial card covers. Plastic protected. Minor library stamping at front. Very firm and clean. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks. Ex-Library Very Good+
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009999  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Australian Horseracing Annual 1969
no author
   
  Pictorial card covers. Book firm, clean and unmarked. Colour photography throughout. Postage at cost - contact EldoradoBooks.  
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009902  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Blokes & Tackle
Starling, Steve
ISBN: 0733609910
Hodder Sydney 1999 First Edition
 Soft Cover 160pp, ills. Forewod by Gary McDonald.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319484  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Harrigan: the referee in a league of his own
Harrigan, Bill with Daniel Lane
ISBN: 0733617425
Hodder Sydney 2003 First Edition
 Large trade Paperback x,358pp, index, photos. Exc. copy  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319540  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Shark Attack: Greg Norman’s Guide to Aggresive Golf
Norman, Greg (with George Peper)
Macmillan South Melbourne 1988 Reprint
 Hard Cover 192pp. Green boards. White lettering spine. Excellent unmarked condition. B&W + colour photographs. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0333453778.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010106  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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High Adventure
Hillary, Edmund
Hodder & Stoughton London 1955 1st Edition
 Hard Cover 224pp. Blue boards. Gilt lettering spine. Book very firm, clean and unmarked. Age toning to edges. Coloured frontispiece + b&w plates.  Very Good+/No Jacket
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 009545  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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DB Trotting Annual 1983
Cannan, Dave (ed)
ISBN: 0908570678
Moa Auckland 1983 
 Hard Cover Twelfth edition. 157pp, photos both b&w & colour. Slight shelf wear else very good in dj.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21977  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Study and Practice Of Yoga
Day, Harvey
Thorsons London 1957 Reprint
 Hard Cover A practical, illustrated manual of home exercises for men and women. Dj very edge worn, but repaired and protected. Offsetting on end pages - else VG. 160 pp. Bw photos throughout.   Good
Price: 5.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 23061  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Oxford Companion to Australian Cricket, The
no author
ISBN: 0195535758
Oxford University Press Melbourne, Australia 1996 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1565gms, 640pgs. Ideal for cricket lovers, this is an indispensable reference book as detailed, intimate and absorbing as the sport it celebrates. The book includes biographies, statistics, controversies and anecdotes contributed by the likes of Richie Benaud, Ian Chappell and Geoff Lawson. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 38.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI25  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Sceptre The Seventeenth Challenger
Somerville, Hugh
Cassell London 1958 First Edition
 Hard Cover (12),186pp +xviipp of appendices. Photos, diagrams. The Americas Cup.  Very Good/Fair
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319824  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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An Introduction to Fly-Fishing
Angreid, L.
Foulsham London 1945 
 Soft Cover 96pp, ills. Date is guesstimate because of wartime paper. Ex. cond. Gift inscription. Pocket size  Very Good
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 319868  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Pipe Dreams
Slater, Kelly with Jason Borte
ISBN: 0060096314
HarperCollins New York 2004 Reprint
 Soft Cover 338pp, photos.When this was published Slater was chasing a 7th world title; now he holds10!  Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319875  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The ABC Guide to the Best Fishing in Australia
Var.
ISBN: 9780733320439
ABC Books Sydney 2007 First Edition
 Large trade paperback Over 380 top fishing hot spots as chosen by ABC local radio's fishing experts.  Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 319878  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Penguin Book of Australian Sporting Anecdotes, The: Stories, Quotes and Gossop From All Your Favourite Sports
Smart, Richard (ed)
ISBN: 0143004093
Penguin Books Camberwell, Australia 2005 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint edition, 498g, 501pgs. In this book, eight of Australia's greatest sports writers offer insights into ten of our favourite sports including: AFL, Athletics, Boxing, Cricket, Golf, Horse Racing, Rugby League, Rugby Union, Swimming, and Tennis. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPO15  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Muhammad Ali: Through the Eyes of the World
compiled and edited by Mark Collings. Foreword by Lennox Lewis
ISBN: 186074401X
Sanctuary Pub Ltd London 2002 First Edition
 Hard Cover 482pp, index, photos.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320118  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Golf, Begin the Right Way
Scott, Tom
ISBN: 0715365703
David and Charles Newton Abbot 1974 First Edition
 Hard Cover 127pp. Ills. spotless copy  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320124  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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History of Australian Cricket, A
Harte, Chris; and Whimpress, Bernard
ISBN: 0233051309
Andre Deutsch Limited London, England 2003 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint edition, 1375gms, 830pgs. This book covers the beginning of the Australian game in the early 19th century right up until the World Cup of 2003 and includes the Border years, the Taylor era and the time of the Waugh brothers. It also looks in-depth at the beginnings of World Series Cricket. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI28  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Played Strong, Done Fine: The Jack Gibson Collection
Gibson, Jack; and Heads, Ian (ed)
ISBN: 1875471103
Ironbark Randwick, NSW, Australia 1991 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint edition, 474gms, 151 pages. Within the pages of this book are the success secrets of one of the High Priests of Australian sport, Jack Gibson. It includes the best of Gibson's quotes, sayings and witticisms, gathered over 20 years and covering territory all the way from Aristotle to Arthur Beetson. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOLEA8  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Jack Pollard’s State of Origin Rugby League: The Blues V’s the Maroons - 15 Years of Battle
Pollard, Jack
The Book Company International P/L Sydney, Australia 1995 Edition Not Stated
 Hardcover Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards, edition not stated, 670gms, 80 pages. In this book all the State of Origin matches between 1980 and 1994 are replayed and carefully studied. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOLEA9  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Cricket Fundamentals
Philpott, Peter
ISBN: 0730102629
Reed Books Pty Ltd Frenchs Forest, Australia 1988 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint edition, 390gms, 125pgs. This book respresents a digest of Peter Philpott's cricketing knowledge and experience presented in a lucid, easy-to-follow style. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. There is mild creasing to the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI29  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Pipe Dreams
Slater, Kelly with Jason Borte
ISBN: 0060096314
HarperCollins New York 2004 Reprint
 Soft Cover 338pp, photos.When this was published Slater was chasing a 7th world title; now he holds10!  Near Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320258  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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EDDIE CHARLTON’S TRICK SHOTS
Charlton, Eddie
Macmillan Melbourne 1977 First Edition
 Hard Cover H/c, dj, 80pp, ills. in colour. Vg cond. A follow up title to 'Winning Snooker'.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 31456  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Illustrated Encyclopedia of World Boxing
Arnold, Peter
ISBN: 1854352008
Golden Press Sydney 1989 First Edition
 Hard Cover History of boxing, from early bare knuckle fights to the time of writing 256pp, lavishly illus. in col. & b&w. Pict. boards, vg in matching torn and repaired dj.  Very Good/Good
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320264  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Pele. The autobiography
Pele with Orlando Duarte and Alex Bellos. Translated by Daniel Hahn
ISBN: 0743275837
Simon & Schuster London 2006 First Edition
 Trade Paperback 358pp, colour & b&w photos. Almost as new unmarked copy.  Fine
Price: 10.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 320270  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Cricket’s Biggest Mystery: The Ashes
Willis, Ronald
ISBN: 0727017683
Rigby Limited Sydney, Australia 1982 First Australian Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with maroon boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 540gms, 159pgs, illustrated endpapers. This is a fascinating and well-researched account of the origin of the Ashes and details the personalities involved in the foundation of this great tradition. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI31  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Greatest, The: The Players, the Moments, the Matches (1993-2008)
Knox, Malcolm
ISBN: 9781740668255
Hardie Grant Books Prahran, Australia 2009 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1170gms, 442pgs. This book revisits the magic age of Australian cricket between 1993 and 2008, conjuring the moments, major players and important influences through reconstructions of the greatest matches of the era. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear and some light rubbing to golf leaf title, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good/Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI33  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Peter Alliss’ Golf Heroes
Alliss, Peter
ISBN: 1852279974
Virgin Books London, England 2002 First UK Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, first UK edition, 1330g, 191pgs. Alliss has compiled a collection of his golfing heroes and people who have helped change the face of golf; his very own version of golf's Hall of Fame. The book is embellished with fascinating insights and personal reminiscences, and features: Bobby Jones; Arnold Palmer; Jack Nicklaus; Gary Player; Tony Jacklin; Lee Trevino; Seve Ballesteros; Colin Montgomerie; and Tiger Woods. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOGOL11  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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England Versus Australia: A Pictorial History of the Test Matches Since 1877
Frith, David
ISBN: 0356175774
Queen Anne Press London, England 1989 Sixth Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint of sixth edition, 1440gms, 352pgs, illustrated endpapers. This is an ambitious volume which incorporates over 1150 pictures and some rare early engravings and a choice selection from the last 42 years of Anglo-Australian test warfare. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs almost 1.5kg and may incur additional postage.  Good/Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI35  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Taekwon-Do From White Belt to Yellow Belt: The Full Color Step-by-step Guide to Mastering the Korean Martial Art
Corder, Jason
ISBN: 1842221299
Carlton Books London, England 2001 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 412g, 128pgs. This book provides the novice with everything they need to know about beginning the sport including its history and development, how to find a good teacher, a guide to the equipment required, instructions on all the basic moves from punches and blocks to sparring, and basic self-defense moves. Book is in very good condition with only very mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOMAR5  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Played Strong, Done Fine: The Jack Gibson Collection
Gibson, Jack; and Heads, Ian (ed)
ISBN: 094985316X
Ironbark Randwick, NSW, Australia 1988 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 474gms, 151 pages. Within the pages of this book are the success secrets of one of the High Priests of Australian sport, Jack Gibson. It includes the best of Gibson's quotes, sayings and witticisms, gathered over 20 years and covering territory all the way from Aristotle to Arthur Beetson. Book is in fair to good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. The inside front endpaper has been removed and the inside front title page has become partially loose, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Fair to Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOLEA13  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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AFL Grand Final Football Record 1993 (Carlton V, Essendon MCG Melbourne Saturday 25th September 1993)
Hobbs, Greg (ed)
Australian Football League Melbourne  
 Wrapper Illustrated wraps (cover design by Bronwyn Bancroft). Firm and very clean copy. Single closed tear of 2" base of rear wrap. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Very Good+
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008633  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Bid: How Australia Won the 2000 Games
McGeoch, Rod (with Glenda Korporaal)
William Heinemann Australia Port Melbourne 1994 1st Edition
 Hard Cover 336pp. Black boards. White lettering spine. Book very firm, clean and unmarked. 16 pages b&w plates. D/W has 2" tear top of front flap fold, otherwise excellent. ISBN 0855616261.  Near Fine/Very Good+
Price: 16.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010459  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The Inner Game of Golf
Gallwey, W. Timothy
Pan Books London 1986 Reprint
 Soft Cover 240pp. Green card covers. Book firm, clean and unmarked. ISBN 0330295128. Contact eldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Very Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010462  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Australian Golf Digest 1991 (December)
Acret, Danny (ed)
Federal Publishing Company Sydney  
 Magazine 130pp. Pictorial wrapper. Ian Baker-Finch on cover. Copy contains 1991 Australian Golfing Awards. Very firm, clean and unmarked. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Very Good+
Price: 4.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010467  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Open Golf ’93
Richardson, Gordon (ed)
Sporting World Publications London 1993 
 Soft Cover Pictorial covers. Official publication for the Open Golf Tournament 1993 at Royal St Georges, Sandwich. Excellent unmarked condition. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Fine
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010464  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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The New Rules of Golf
Watson, Tim (with Frank Hannigan)
Guild Publishing London 1985 
 Hard Cover viii+184pp. Black boards. Gilt lettering spine. Excellent unmarked condition. B&W photographs and illustrations. D/W has touch of edge rub.  Fine/Near Fine
Price: 8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010463  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Women’s Golf Australia Yearbook 2002
no author
Women's Golf Australia South Melbourne 2002 
 Soft Cover 368pp. Pictorial card covers. Excellent unmarked condition.  Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010468  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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From Tee to Green: Your Way to Lower Scores
Robertson, Bill
Reed Books Sydney 1990 
 Hard Cover 160pp. Green boards. Gilt lettering spine. Excellent unmarked condition. Colour illustrated throughout. D/W not price clipped and in similar excellent condition. ISBN 0730103439.  Fine/Near Fine
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010469  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Archery for Beginners: A Comprehensive Guide
Williams, John C.; and Helgeland, Glenn
ISBN: 0809252562
Contemporary Books Inc. Illinois, USA 1985 Revised and Updated Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, revised and updated edition, 324g, 196pgs. This book takes you through the basics every archer must learn including stringing the bow, taking your first shot, executing the perfect shot, organizewd competition, bowhunting, games, exercises, safety, arrow patterns, and mental attitude. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. There is a very small pen marking on the inside front title page. Cover shows light shelf wear and a small tear to the spine, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOARC1  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Archery Handbook
Burke, Edward H.
ISBN: 0668040025
Arco Publishing Company, Inc. New York, USA 1976 Fifth Printing
 Soft Cover Softcover, fifth printing, 240g, 140pgs. A thorough how to course in archery including step by step photos showing correct shotting techniques, directions for selection of equipment, how to hunt with bow and arrow, hot to practise properly, target archery, a brief history of the sport, and directions for making your own equipment. Book is in fair to good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Front cover shows heavy creasing and scuffing, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Fair to Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOARC3  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Sumo: A Pocket Guide
Long, Walter
ISBN: 0804815941
Charles E. Tuttle Company, Inc. Rutland, USA 1993 Sixth Printing
 Softcover Softcover, sixth printing, 154g, 125pgs. This book contains all the information you need to appreciate Japan's most popular traditional sport. It explains all the terminology and techniques of modern sumo, but it also relates the rich tradition and symbolism associated with the sport. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOMAR6  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Modern Dance: The Jooss-Leeder Method
Winearls, Jane
Adam and Charles Black London, England 1968 Second Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover withh black boards and pictorial dust jacket, second edition, 536g, 168pgs. This book presents the Jooss-Leeder method of dance, originally derived from the Rudolf Laban system. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are in good condition with light shelf wear. Dust jacket shows one small tear 1-inch in size at the front top, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 35.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPODAN1  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Keelhauled: A History of Unsportsmanlike Conduct and the America’s Cup
Riggs, Doug
ISBN: 020715404X
Angus & Robertson North Ryde, Australia 1986 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with white/green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 676gms, 308pgs. This book traces the evolution of the Americ'as Cup from its Victorian roots to the frantic preparations for the race off Fremantle, Western Australia in 1987. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOSAI12  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Tony Lockett
Christison, Darren
ISBN: 033036149X
Pan Macmillan Australia Sydney, Australia 1999 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover book with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 988gms, 120 pages. This book is part of the Ironbark Legends series and provides a unique tribute to one of our century's greatest sporting figures. A very good solid copy with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only minor shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000320  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Official AFL Yearbook 2002, The
Gleeson, Michael
ISBN: 0732276209
Harper Collins Publishers Sydney, Australia 2002 First Edition
 Soft Cover Softcover, first edition, 508gms, 406 pages. Book is in good condition with general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000470  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Penguin Book of Fishing, The: A Complete Guide to Freshwater Coarse and Game Fishing, and Sea Boat, SHore and Big-Game Fishing
Lamb, Ted
ISBN: 0713911581
Penguin Books London, England 1980 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dustjacket, reprint edition, 828gms, 544 pages. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear. Boards have curled a bit, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 24.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 000956  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Test Match Grounds of the World
Bose, Mihir et al.
ISBN: 0002182823
Willow Books/William Collins & Sons London, England 1990 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 790gms, 224 pages. Seven specialist cricket writers describe the history and characteristics of the great Test venues of the world, past and present. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and one tiny tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001159  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Sports Pictures
Van Roojen, Pepin
ISBN: 9057680084
Agile Rabbit Editions Amsterdam, The Netherlands 1999 First Edition
 Paperback Paperback, First Edition, 525gms, 287 pages. This book contains high-quality images for use as a graphic resource, or inspiration includes CD-ROM. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear, mild discolouration to some pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: ART68  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Memorable Moments in One Day Cricket
Murray, Peter
Murray Australia 2007 First Edition
 Hard Cover 192pp, Shaped like a b&w cricket ball with stitching. Stats, photos, etc.  Very Good
Price: 36.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320455  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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My Story
Tszyu, Kostya; Andrews, Malcolm
ISBN: 073331144X
ABC Books Sydney, Australia 2002 Reprinted with Introduction
 Paperback Paperback, Reprinted, 400gms, 248 pages. Wearing his trademark plait of hair and a warm unaffected smile, he has won the hearts of all in his adopted country with his punishing fists, fierce determination, peerless concentration and tactical superiority in the ring, this is his story. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, a crease to the front cover, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS68  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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My Autobiography
Bird, Dickie
ISBN: 0340684577
Hodder and Stoughton Ltd London, Great Britain 1997 First Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 700gms 367 pages, blank endpapers. Dickie Bird's retirement was an international event shown on millions of TV screens and covered in newspapers throughout the world. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUK46  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Shep: My Autobiography
Shepherd, David
ISBN: 0752845926
Orion Books Limited London, England 2001 First Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 600gms, 242 pages, blank endpapers. Cricket's most senior umpire, and one of its most loved and respected characters, tells the story of his Devonian childhood, his career as a first class batsman and twenty years as an umpire. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Good
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
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Thirst for Life, A: With an Accent of Cricket
Blofeld, Henry
ISBN: 0340770503
Hodder and Stoughton London, England 2001 First Paperback Edition
 Paperback Paperback, First Paperback Edition, 300gms, 421 pages. A Thirst for Life is a vibrant evocation of this ebullient, eloquent and irresistible Englishmen. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, mild page discolouration to pages, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 6.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUK64  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Private Don, The
Wallace, Christine
ISBN: 1741144752
Allen & Unwin Crows Nest, Australia 2004 First Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 625gms, 266 pages, illustrated pictorial pattern endpapers. The Private Don shows sides of Bradman not seen before. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Good
Price: 22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS199  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Dawn: One Hell of A Life
Fraser, Dawn
ISBN: 073361342X
Hodder Headline Australia Pty Limited Sydney South, Australia 2001 First Edition
 Hard Cover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 900gms, 420 pages, pictorial photographic endpapers. A Story of both the athlete and the woman, Dawn finally tells the full account of how her glittering swimming career was cut brutally short after triumph in Tokyo, and her clash with rigid authority. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in good condition with mild shelf wear, small tear to bottom corner no longer than an inch long, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Good
Price: 8.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS179  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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My Spin on Cricket
Benaud, Richie
ISBN: 0340833939
Hodder & Stoughton Limited London, England 2005 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 690gms, 294 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS193  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Wally and the Broncos: The Exciting New Book About Wally Lewis and the Birth of the Broncos
McGregor, Adrian
ISBN: 0702221821
University of Queensland Press Queensland, Australia 1989 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 224gms, 231 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Good/Not Applicable
Price: 9.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS245  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Posh & Becks
Morton, Andrew
ISBN: 0732269202
Harper Collins Publishers London, UK 2000 First Edition
 Soft Cover Soft cover, first edition, 368g, 192pgs. In this strictly unauthorised biography, Andrew Morton penetrates deep below the surface of the Beckhams' carefully controlled public image to lay bare the real people behind it. Book is in fair condition with mild spotting throughout and moderate general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Fair/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUK230  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Cultural Diversity and Congruence in Physical Education and Sport
Hardman, Ken; Standeven, Joy (eds.)
ISBN: 3891245572
Meyer & Meyer Sport Aachen 1998 First Edition
 Soft Cover 360pp,Conference papers from conference of International Society for Comparative Physical Education and Sport 1996  Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 8400  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Bowls (Teach Yourself Books)
Taylor, James
English Universities Press London 1970 4th Impression
 Hard Cover xii+116pp. Black boards. Silver lettering spine. Excellent unmarked condition. 6 pages b&w plates. ISBN 0340055294. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Fine/No Jacket
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010497  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Fundamentals of Lawn Bowls
Newton, Albert
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1980 Reprint
 Hard Cover viii+124pp. Green boards. White lettering. Book very firm, clean and unmarked. B&W illustrations. D/W not price clipped. Wrapper crisp and fresh with a repaired 2" tear to top corner of rear panel. ISBN 0207123519.  Very Good+/Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010498  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Winning Bowls
Snell, John (with Bill Pritchard)
John Currey O'neil South Yarra 1982 1st Edition
 Hard Cover 96pp. Green boards. White lettering spine. Excellent unmarked condition. Colour illustrations throughout. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0859023206.  Fine/Near Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010499  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Pocket Wisden Australia 2003-04
Franks, Warwick (ed)
ISBN: 1740660870
Hardie Grant Books South Yarra, Australia 2003 First Edition
 Paperback Paperback, first edition, 114gms, 183pgs. The vital guide to top-class cricket, including records, statistics and player profiles from the oldest name in the game. Book is in very good, near new condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI40  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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First World Bowls Championship 1966
Jeff, Terrence E.
Public Relations Department Ampol Petroleum Australia 1966 
 Hard Cover 132pp. Illustrated boards. Gloss colour illustrated throughout. Book firm, clean and unmarked.  Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010500  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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This is Canoeing
Farrance, Jane & Roy
Victorian Canoe Centre Kew  
 Soft Cover 208pp. Pictorial card covers. Book firm, clean and unmarked. B&W illustrations throughout. ISBN 095921920x  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010506  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Hurting Business, A
Healy, Thomas
ISBN: 0330351680
Picador London, England 1997 First Thus
 Softcover Softcover, first thus, 150gms, 214 pages. Thomas Healy grew up wanting to be the Heavyweight Boxing Champion of the world, but the nearest he got was shaking hands with Jack Dempsey in a New York restaurant. This book tells the intertwined stories of Healy's life and his love of boxing. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUK277  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Ben Lexcen: the man, the keel and the cup
Stannard, Bruce
ISBN: 0571133967
Faber & Faber London 1984 First Edition
 Hard Cover 147pp, index, photos, diagrams. Owner name else vg in dj.  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320526  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Images of Bradman. Rare and famous photographs of a cricket legend with special inclusions from Sir Donald Bradman’s private collection
Allen, Peter; Kemsley, James (editors)
ISBN: 0646199072
The Bradman Museum Bowral 1994 First Edition
 Hard Cover 304pp, 100s of photos for the cricket buff. Ex. copy in unevenly sunned dustjacket.  Near Fine/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 317879  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The America’s Cup 1851 -1987. Sailing for Supremacy
Lester, Gary; Sleeman, Richard
ISBN: 0949853089
Lester-townsend Sydney 1986 First Edition
 Hard Cover 240pp, all colour ills. photos and paintings. Very large beautiful book. Owner name  Very Good/Near Fine
Price: 17.50 (AUD)
Book Number: 320566  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Observer’s Book of Show Jumping & Eventing
Batchelor, Vivian
ISBN: 0723215871
Frederick Warne London 1978 Reprint
 Hard Cover 192pp, many photographs.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 24653  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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The Courage Book of VFL Finals 1897 - 1973
Atkinson, Graeme (compiler)
Wren Publishing Melbourne 1974 Revised Edition
 Hard Cover 256pp. Black boards. White lettering spine. Excellent unmarked condition. B&W plates. D/W not price clipped. ISBN 0858851520.  Near Fine/Near Fine
Price: 20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008172  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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Sporting Traditions: Journal of the Australian Society for Sports History (Vol 12 No. 1, Nov 1995; Vol 12 No. 2, May 1996; Vol 13 No. 1, Nov 1996)
Cashman, Richard (ed)
The Australian Society for Sports History (UNSW) Sydney  
 Soft Cover Card covers. Excellent unmarked condition. Authored articles related to Australian Sports History. A$14.00 per volume. Contact EldoradoBooks for details postage reduction.  Fine
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008621  Bookseller: EldoradoBooks
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How to Become a Champion at Bowls
Harrison, R T. (Boomerang)
R.W. Hensell Melbourne 1959 Reprint
 Hard Cover Very Good in chipped dj.12. 8vo. 192pp, ills.  Very Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12216  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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John Snell’s Winning Bowls
Snell, John
ISBN: 0859023206
Currey O'Neil Melbourne 1982 First Edition
 Hard Cover A practical guide to lawn bowls by an Australian master bowler. Colour photos throughout. 95 pp.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20382  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Fundamentals of Lawn Bowls
Newton, Albert
ISBN: 0207123519
Angus & Robertson Sydney 1973 Reprint
 Hard Cover viii,124pp, illus. with photos and diagrams A very good copy. Prev. owner name  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320791  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Master, The: The Story of H. H. "Dally" Messenger and the Beginning of Australian Rugby League
Messenger, Dally. R.
ISBN: 0207147310
Angus & Robertson London, England 1982 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 252gms, 94 pages. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOLEA14  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Martial Arts, The: A Beginner’s Guide to the Techniques of Kung Fu, Karate, Taekwondo & Ninjutsu
Lewis, Peter
ISBN: 0948872616
New Burlington Books London, England 1987 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 912g, 176pgs. This book provides a thorough analysis of four of the fighting arts in all their physical and psychological aspects. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in fair condition as the back flap has been half removed and there is some chipping to the corners, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Fair
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOMAR7  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Paintings of The America’s Cup 1851-1987, The
Rayner, Ranulf
ISBN: 0855610646
William Heinemann Australia Richmond, VIC, Australia 1986 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dustjacket, first edition, 1255gms, 86 pages. This book presents a unique collection of beautiful paintings depicting dramatic scenes from every match since 1851 to 1987. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 001052  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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12-Metre The New Breed: The Battle for the 26th America’s Cup
Dovey, Rik; and Samins, Sally
ISBN: 0949290033
Ellsyd Press Pty Ltd Chippendale, Australia 1986 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1030gms, 160pgs. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOSAI16  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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The Modern Approach to Lawn Bowls
Soars, Frank
Ure Smith Sydney 1969 First Edition
 Hard Cover 127pp, ills, index. Dj. is discoloured with age, else very good copy  Very Good/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320798  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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Penguin Book of Ashes Anecdotes, The: 1882-2005
Haigh, Gideon
ISBN: 9780143005285
Penguin Books Camberwell, Australia 2006 First Edition
 Softcover Softcover, first edition, 374gms, 375pgs. This book collects hundreds of the best stories from more than 260 publications to create the fullest, fieriest and funniest account of these two nations divided by a common game. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Not Applicable
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI43  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Test Cricket Lists: The Complete Book of Test Cricket from 1877
Dawson, Graham; and Wat, Charlie
ISBN: 0867885548
The Five Mile Press Balwyn, VIC, Australia 1992 1992 Edition
 Softcover Softcover, 1992 edition, 752gms, 367pgs. This is the complete book of Test cricket providing an exhaustive study of Test match results and records for all Test matches from 1877 to 1992. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI44  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Howzat! Sixteen Australian Cricketers Talk to Keith Butler
Butler, Keith
ISBN: 000216437X
William Collins Pty Ltd Sydney, Australia 1979 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 560g, 260pgs. This is a book full of humour and candour, a remarkable account of the experiences which have influenced, and will continue to influence, some of the most important members of Australia's cricketing fraternity. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with minor shelf wear, chipping and a few small nicks. There is also a pen marking from a previous owner on the inside loose endpaper, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Good
Price: 11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI48  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Bill O’Reilly: A Cricketing Life - The Authorised Biography
McHarg, Jack
ISBN: 0855749997
Millenium Books Newtown, Australia 1990 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 544gms, 226 pages. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in very good condition with only mild shelf wear. Inscription from the previous owner can be found in pen on the title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.   Very Good/Very Good
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOAUS385  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Border & Co.: A Tribute to Cricket’s World Champions
Benaud, Richie (ed)
ISBN: 0947334319
Hamlyn Australia Port Melbourne, VIC, Australia 1991 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 814g, 160pgs. This book is a tribute to Border & Co., detailing the strengths, the weaknesses, the lifestyles and on-field talent of every player and a few behind-the-scenes personalities, who have contributed so much to the revival of Australian cricket. Book is in very good condition with mild general age-related wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and a few small tears, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Very Good/Good
Price: 12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI47  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Great Sporting Moments: The Best Images of the 20th Century
no author
ISBN: 1876719664
Custom Publishing Australia 2001 First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover with white boards, dust jacket missing, first edition, 1725g, 383pgs. World Cups, Granbd Finals, Olympic Games, Test matches, Australian Opens and Melbourne Cups...Great Sporting Moments records a century of sport as caught through the lenses of News Limited's cameras. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1.5kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPO17  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Cricket Reflections: Five Decades of Cricket Photographs
Kelly, Ken; and Lemmon, David
ISBN: 0715387243
David & Charles Vermont, USA 1985 First Edition
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1105g, 192pgs. This book provides a panoramic view of 50 years of cricket, its personalities and action, by one of its finest observers. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket and boards are in good condition with only light shelf wear and chipping, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg and may incur additional postage.  Very Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI53  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Kostya My Story
Tszyu, Kostya with Malcolm Andrews
ISBN: 073331144X
ABC Books Sydney 2002 First Edition
 Trade Paperback vi,248pp, photos.  Very Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 320898  Bookseller: Global Village Books
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200 Seasons of Australian Cricket
Hutchinson, Garrie; and Ross, John (eds)
Ken Fin Books Collingwood, VIC, Australia 1997 First Thus
 Hardcover Hardcover with pictorial laminated boards, first thus, 2,500gms, 640pgs. This is the season by season story of Australian cricket, complete with all the stories, Test scores, player statistics and over a thousand pictures. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs 2.5kg and may incur additional postage.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI54  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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McGilvray: The Game Is Not the Same
Tasker, Norman
ISBN: 0642529280
ABC Enterprises Sydney, Australia 1986 Reprint
 Hardcover with Dust Jacket Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 572gms, 188pgs, green endpapers. This book presents Alan McGilvray's (voice of ABC Radio) recollections of famous innings and famous events. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Good
Price: 7.50 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOCRI55  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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No Mountain High Enough: Raising Lance, Raising Me
Kelly, Linda Armstrong
ISBN: 1863254722
Transworld Publishers Milsons Point, Australia 2005 First Australasian Edition
 Large Softcover Large softcover, first Australasian edition, 404gms, 272pgs. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 10.50 (AUD)
Book Number: BIOUSA175  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Weekend Fisherman, The
Starling, Steve; and Editors of the Encyclopedia of Australian Fishing
ISBN: 1863780424
Bay Books Pymble, Australia 1993 Reprint
 Softcover Softcover, reprint, 468gms, 184 pages. A complete, introductory guide to coastal fishing in Australia. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 6.50 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOFIS7  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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Best Karate: Comprehensive (Volume 1)
Nakayama, M.
ISBN: 0870113178
Kodansha International Ltd Japan 1985 Ninth Printing
 Softcover Softcover, ninth printing, 304g, 144pgs. All the basic points of karate arranged systematically for effective learning step by step. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.  Good/Not Applicable
Price: 13.00 (AUD)
Book Number: SPOMAR8  Bookseller: Reading Habit
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LOCK, STOCK & BARREL: MAKING AN ENGLISH SHOTGUN AND SHOOTING WITH CONSISTENCY
Adams, Cyril & Braden, Robert
Safari Press USA 1996 
 Hardcover 198pp plus catalogue at rear, 700g packed/carded for post (why not add another & use up that 3kg allowance, maybe something by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall, maybe a Robert Jackson?) Explains the process of making an English gun, and gives the reader advice on shooting distance, shot pattern, and other technical aspects of shooting. From the Publisher > Robert Braden and Cyril Adams have been shooting fine English shotguns for decades all over the world, and they are unashamed in their preference for an English-made shotgun. In this book they give the most complete description ever of the p rocess of making a best-grade English gun from a lump of steel and a walnut tree trunk. Never before has this production process been described with such clarity, giving the reader a total understanding of what goes into such guns and why they are so exp ensive. The second section of the book contains the most practical advice on consistent field shooting with a double shotgun. In addition, professional tips are provided on choke, shot pattern, shooting distance, and other technical aspects. A superb s hotgun and shooting book that is a must for all who own and shoot such a weapon. Faults? 1 inch closed tear on dj at rear top near spine.  Very Good/Good
Price: 52.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011478  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Handgun from Matchlock to Laser-Sited Weapon
Batchelor, John & Walter, John
Talos Books UK 1988 
 Hardcover 160 crisp pp & almost a kilo packed for posting. Traces the development of the pistol, describes and evaluates specific models, and shows a variety of working mechanisms. This profusely illustrated book is the story of guns that made history, some as assasin's weapons, some in soldier's hands, it tells of the inventors & engineers with visions and/or crazy ideas. Illustrations are photos, engineering drawings, illustrative artwork & a varied mix of colour & bw. A very handy reference book. Batchelor is the respected author of over 30 distinct works with a military or weapons theme.  Excellent/Excellent
Price: 50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011444  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Rough Shooting
Swan, Mike
Swan Hill Press UK 1991 1st
 Hardcover 167 crisp pp + appendices & biblio + index, 800g for post Faults? laminate in dj at rear marked by?? startled grouse?Mike Swan has written a book which is both a practical guide to sport with dog and gun and also a celebration of the simple pleasures of informal shooting. In an age dominated by the organised driven shoot, the author reminds us of the quality and variety of sport which can still be enjoyed by the sportsman and his dog. "Rough Shooting" is a clear and concise guide to all the principal sporting quarry species, to sporting guns and cartridges and to the choice and training of a gundog. Practical hints on shooting tactics are accompanied by helpful guidance on shoot management and habitat improvement for game and wildfowl. review >> He offers practical tips on shooting, management, habitat improvement, what to wear, the equipment needed and much more. Subjects are dealt with in individual chapters so the reader can navigate the book easily, allowing him to get straight to the relevant information before picking up his gun and putting what he has read into practice.   Excellent/Very Good/Good
Price: 37.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011443  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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The Practical Gun
Andersson, Stellan & Akerman, Jan
Queen Anne Press UK 1986 
 Hardcover 158pp, 800g for post, Rifles, shotguns and hunting methods. This book answers every question on all aspects of sporting guns. Chapters on rifles, shotguns and combination guns compare the relative merits of each weapon and its particular hunting suitability. Ammo and sights are examined in detail and even step by step instructions on loading your own cartridges.   Very Good/Good
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011259  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Course Design and Construction for Horse Trials All Phases All Levels
Mary Gordon Watson
Threshold Books UK 1991 
 Hardcover 240 crisp pp, 800g for posting, a saddlebag full of photos & diagrams. Got room for a pony? Heading off to various trials but need to get Neddy used to some layouts? This is a great reference that even Audrey Forbes-Hamilton would approve of. Post & rail, brush fencing, ditches & banks, roping & spectators - it's all here, run your own gymkhana & practise your ribbon pinning.  Excellent/Very Good
Price: 27.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011176  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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THE SHOOTING FIELD WITH HOLLAND & HOLLAND REVISED AND ENLARGED EDITION
King, Peter
Quiller Press UK 1990 
 Hardcover 184 crisp white pp, outer edge gilt, just over a kilo packed for post to you. The Shooting Field tells the story of the London gun trade from the earliest days through the eyes of the most famous maker, Holland and Holland. Traveling to India with the Prince of Wales and on safari in Africa with Teddy Roosevelt, learn of the development of the double-barreled rifle, the breech-loading shotgun, and the cartridge. This revised and enlarged edition provides a wealth of anecdotes and unique archive material with extensive photographs and illustrations thoughout. Fault? small closed tear dj top rear.  Excellent/Very Good
Price: 62.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 011102  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Mayhem! the True(Ish) Story of the Australian Cricket Team on Tour
May, Tim
Ironbark Australia 1998 
 Paperback May was regularly selected as twelfth man for Australia, and holds the record for most appearances in this role. May was also known for being accident prone, a common theme in May's 1998 book 'Mayhem', a satirical, semi-autobiographical tour diary. This is an unusual book wherein May recollects his visit to the Subcontinent during the 87 world cup, in the form of a tour diary. Except, the names are all changed, some of the stories are true and some are exaggerated. he claims it's up to us to figure it out. A very funny book.  Very Good - Good/None issued
Price: 28.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010358  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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Understanding Soccer Tactics
Lodziak, Conrad
Faber & Faber, London UK 1969 
 Hardcover 184pp plus index with enough info & diagrams to help put that special cup on the clubhouse podium. review >> Every coach should have this little gem. Want to know the difference between shepherding and jockeying, it's in there. The forward to the book is by Willy Meisl, creator of the term 'The Whirl'.   Very Good - Good/Good/Fair
Price: 18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 010086  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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AUSTRALIAN CRICKET A History
Moyes A.G. "Johnnie"
Angus & Robertson Australia 1959 1st
  615pp with numerous bw illus throughout. 33 chapters & enough information to roll a pitch here or abroad. Pages clean & sewn-in binding great.  Very Good/No Jacket
Price: 65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008807  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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FOOTBALL SKILLS tHE ESSENTIAL GUIDE TO TECHNIQUE, TRAINING AND TACTICS
Gifford Clive
ISBN: 0753412446
KINGFISHER Publishing, London  2005 1st Edition
 Pictorial Boards From referees and warm-ups to spectacular saves and accurate penalties, Football Skills is an inspirational manual that will help young players of all levels reach their full potential. Key rules and skills are explained in clear terms by an expert author. Step-by-step digital illustrations demonstrate how to control the ball, pass tackle. cross, volley and shoot, while tip boxes offer handy hints to improve skills. Also includes many colour photographs and diagrams.  Very Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008477  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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SLOANE’S COMPLETE BOOK OF BICYCLING
Sloane Eugene A
ISBN: 0671870750
Simon & Schuster New York 1995 5th Edition
 Pictorial Cover The Cyclist's Bible, completely revised with the latest equipment, technology and maintenance of touring, mountain and hybrid bikes.For 25 years Sloane's complete book of cycling has been regarded as a classic in its field. The book is in good condition having been covered in plastic, there is an inscription and date on the inside front cover.  Good to Very Good/Soft Plastic C
Price: 29.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008382  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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THE LAKELAND PEAKS A Constable Pictorial Guide for Walkers and Climbers
Poucher W.A.
ISBN: 0094643903
Constable, London  1982 
 Hard Cover Includes 250 photographs and 14 maps and 141 Routes. Very well researched and presented guide to the Lakeland Peaks.  Good to Very Good/Good/very Good
Price: 55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008198  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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WINDSURFING Sports Action
Evans Jeremy
ISBN: 0706450027
Octopus Books, London  1989 1st Edition
 Card Cover Very comprehensive instructive book on the sport of Windsurfing including many colour photographs, diagrams and line drawings.  Very Good
Price: 9.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 008192  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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THE BOUNDARY BOOK, SECOND INNINGS: A LORD’S TAVERNERS’ MISCELLANY OF CRICKET
Frewin Leslie (ed)
ISBN: 0720716977
Pelham Books  1986 first Edition
 Hard Cover As New condition.  As New/Very Good
Price: 15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 007703  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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SOCCER FOR JUNIOR SOCCEROOS
Dettre Andrew
ISBN: 0701815531
Lansdowne Press  1981 First Edition
 Laminated Pictorial Boards Very Good condition. Clean pages and no inscription. Clean and unmarked cover.   As New
Price: 30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004294  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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DEFENDING THE ASHES 1956
Harris Bruce
Hutchinson's Library of Sports and Pastimes  1956 First Edition
 Hard Cover Very Good condition. Clean pages and tight binding. No inscription. Clean and unmarked boards. Clean compressed page edge. Unclipped dustjacket, protected in removable mylar sleeve. 37 photographs included.  Very Good/Good
Price: 25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 005184  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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THE BEST OF BICYCLING
Leete Harley M.
Pocket Book Publications  1972 Reprint
 Paperback Very Good/good condition. No inscription. Clean and unmarked cover. Small creases in spine. Clean compressed page edge. A few pages have come away from the spine at the back of the book.  Very Good/Good
Price: 10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 004825  Bookseller: Little Lane Books
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