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World Wrestling Federation (WWF) Presents CAGED!, The Greatest Steel Cage Matches in World Wrestling Federation History, Volume 1

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: TITANSPORTS Inc.: 1994

Seller ID: 017741

Condition: Very Good to Fine


Contains "The Greatest Steel Cage Matches in World Wrestling Federation History," including accounts of battles between Bret "Hit Man" Hart and brother Owen, Shawn Michaels and Marty Jannetty, the Steiner Brothers and Money Inc., the Ultimate Warrior and Rick Rude, Hulk Hogan and King Kong Bundy, and others. Unpaginated (32), illustrated. Moderate general wear. View more info

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THE FIGHTING FISHERMAN, The Life of Yvon Durelle (signed)

By: Fraser, Raymond

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Toronto & Garden City, Doubleday Canada Ltd. / Doubleday & Company Inc.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Fraser & Durelle, on front end paper

Seller ID: 017709

ISBN: 0-385-15863-7

Condition: Good


Fraser tells the compelling story of "one of the all-time greatest contenders in the history of professional boxing -- Yvon Durelle -- the "fighting fisherman" who brawled his way from obscurity in a remote fishing village in New Brunswick to the top of the boxing world." Mustard boards, black cloth backstrip w/gilt spine lettering, 292 pages (including appendix), illustrated. Mild slant, moderate cover soil, bumped spine ends, light corner wear, in pri... View more info

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THE FIGHTING FISHERMAN, The Life of Yvon Durelle (signed)

By: Fraser, Raymond

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Toronto & Garden City, Doubleday Canada Ltd. / Doubleday & Company Inc.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Durelle, on title page

Seller ID: 017710

ISBN: 0-385-15863-7

Condition: Good


Fraser tells the compelling story of "one of the all-time greatest contenders in the history of professional boxing -- Yvon Durelle -- the "fighting fisherman" who brawled his way from obscurity in a remote fishing village in New Brunswick to the top of the boxing world." Mustard boards, black cloth backstrip w/gilt spine lettering, 292 pages (including appendix), illustrated. This copy inscribed and signed by Durelle, on behalf of himself and his wife,... View more info

KARATE BREAKING TECHNIQUES, with Practical Applications to Self-Defense

By: Hibbard, Jack

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Rutland & Tokyo, Charles E. Tuttle Company: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014012

Condition: Very Good


In step-by-step fashion and through more than 500 photographs, an experienced katate instructor "explains clearly and systematically how to break boards, bricks, and other objects, and discusses practical applications to self-defense." Black cloth w/white and red spine lettering, 260 pages (including Index). Moderate general wear, in edgeworn dust jacket w/sunned edges, impressions/thin scratches, some peeling to laminate around folds. Dust jacket now in protecti... View more info

The Joe Louis Story

By: Louis, Joe

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap / G&D:

Seller ID: sp.00036


Originally published in hardcover, in 1947, by Duell, Sloane and Pearce, under the title, "My Life Story." The autobiography of one of boxing's most famous names, from his youth on an Alabama farm, to world champion. Salmon-coloured tweed, 197 pages, four b&w illustrations. Bumped and worn corners/spine ends, tanned edges, small bookseller's sticker to bottom of front pastedown, the notation "Xmas 1956" to top left corner of front end paper, some minor... View more info

BEYOND GLORY, Joe Louis vs. Max Schmeling, and a World on the Brink

By: Margolick, David

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 2005

Edition: Uncorrected Proof

Seller ID: 015317

ISBN: 0-375-41192-5

Condition: Near Fine


The story of the 1936 and 1938 Louis/Schmeling fights, "sporting events that galvanized and symbolized the hopes, hatreds and fears of a world facing the threat of war." 348 pages. An uncommon uncorrected proof. Light general wear. An unread copy, internally tight and clean. View more info

CASSIUS CLAY, toujours le plus grand?

By: Severin, Kurt

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Marabout Service MS 163: 1971

Edition: 1st French-language edition

Seller ID: 005339

Condition: About Very Good


Updates and reissues the 1967 German edition, and translated here from that language by Jean Noel. A look at the man who would one day be considered by many to be the greatest fighter of all time (certainly *he* thought so). Rubbing, impressions, small area to front cover where apparent sticker removal took a little finish with it, moderate edgewear. Internally tight and clean. View more info