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Vintage Hardcover Football Book Lot of (31) - Authors Include Grange, Stagg and Riger

Lot Number 317

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Vintage hardcover football books are 31 strong in this lot of historical and instructional publications. This virtual gridiron library presents nicely with covers/pages intact. Highlights include: Encyclopedia of Football Drills (1954, by George Allen); Football for Players and Coaches (1912, by Glen Warner); The Forward Pass and its Defense (1931, by Charles Dorais); A Handy Football Library (1949 4-book box set with volumes respectively covering offense, defense, rules and top performers) and Notre Dame Football: The T Formation (1949, by Frank Leahy). More on our website.

Also included is a pair of brass figural football-themed bookends. Additional titles include:

A.A. Stagg: Grand Old Man of Football (C.C. Spink publication; re-bound soft cover)

American Football: Its History and Development (1926, by A.M. Weyand)

Championship Football (1947, by Dana Bible; handwritten notation on fly leaf)

Dr. Henry L. Williams: A Football Biography (1938, by Stan Carlson)

The Fireside Book of Football (1964, edited by Jack Newcombe; has original dust jacket)

Football (1943; issued by the Aviation Training Division of the U.S. Navy)

Football Days (1916, by William Edwards; handwritten notations on fly leaf)

1945 Football Record and Rulebook (re-bound)

The Football Thesaurus (1946, by Deak Houlgate)

Football Thru The Years (1940, by Dean Hill)

The Forward Pass and its Defense (1931, by Charles Dorais)

Four Centuries of Sport in America (1931, by Herbert Manchester; handwritten notation on inside front cover)

Functional Football (1942, by John DaGrosa; handwritten notations on fly leaf, title page)

The History of American Football (1956, by Allison Danzig; handwritten name/address of fly leaf)

The History of Professional Football (1963, by Harold Claasen; has original dust jacket)

Intercollegiate Football (1934 reference guide; edited by Christy Walsh)

1945 NCAA Football Guide (re-bound)

Practical Football and How to Teach It (1927, by Guy Lowman; handwritten name/address on inside front cover)

The Pro Quarterback (1966, by Murray Olderman; has original dust jacket)

The Pros (1960, by Robert Riger; has original dust jacket, case and “The Old Pros” five lithograph set)

Sports Illustrated Book of Football (1960; has original dust jacket)

Touchdown! (1927, by A.A. Stagg as told to W.W. Stout; handwritten notation on fly leaf)

The Unreconstructed Amateur (1962, by Bob Considine; has original dust jacket)

Vince Lombardi on Football (1973 two-volume box set; presents NM)

Winning Football (1920, by William Roper; handwritten notations on inside front cover and fly leaf)

Zuppke of Illinois (1937, by Red Grange; has original dust jacket)

50 Golden Years of Sports (1948, by Bob Burnes; handwritten name on fly leaf)

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