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Ruanaidh: The Story of Art Rooney and His Clan

By: Art Rooney Jr.; Roy McHugh

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Art Rooney Jr.: 2008-01-01

Edition: 4th

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 14-1-40

Condition: Collectible: Good


Signed by author on title page without inscription.Fourth printing fourth edition. Cover is rubbed and has edge wear. Back cover has 4" tear.Photographs. Part memoir, part anecdotal history of Pittsburgh's North Side, where the author grew up, and part football book, the book follows to its conclusion the extraordinary life of Art Rooney, Sr., the Chief. View more info

Touchdown Pass (#1: Chip Hilton Series)

By: Bee, Clair; Frontis [Illustrator]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1948-01-01

Seller ID: 2-4-1900

Condition: Used: Very Good


Stain on upper corner. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.In the process of learning to go beyond himself and to reach out to others, high school star football player Chip Hilton uncovers an act of sabotage at the local pottery. View more info

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Get in the Game

By: Bill Glass

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Word: 1966-01-01

Edition: 4th Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 2-3-1511

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Inscribed, "Best Wishes to Randy, Bill Glass, Browns #80". Fourth printing. In protective mylar cover. Sports program from 1968 banquet with Glass as speaker is laid in. This book does more than attempt to reconcile his apparently conflicting points of view. This autobiography of the all-pro defensive end with the Cleveland Browns, shows how his football career has been aided, indeed, made possible, because of this vibrant faith in the living Christ. View more info

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Friday Night Lights: A Town, A Team, And A Dream

By: Bissinger, H. G.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Da Capo Press: 1990-01-21

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 17-2-1

ISBN: 0201196778

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Stated first printing. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover. Very slight wear to edge of dust jacket.Focusing on the town of Odessa, Texas, a town with an empty main street, closed up movie theaters and for sale signs everywhere and with a high school football stadium that seats 20,000 and is filled on Friday nights. This is an examination of the role of high school sports in America, but it is about more than just sports, it is about race, politics, economics, and education. View more info

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Jamaica Me Dead (Zack Chasteen Series) [Hardcover] by Morris, Bob

By: Bob Morris

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Minotaur Books: 2005-10-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-4-63

ISBN: 0312328915

Condition: Collectible: Like New


like new, signed by author and dated on title page without inscription, first edition with full number line. It's opening game of the football season at Florida Field, and Monk DeVane, a former teammate of Zack Chasteen's, invites Zack and his girlfriend to a halftime party in one of the exclusive skyboxes. But they find chaos---there's a bomb under the chair of Darcy Whitehall, Monk Devane's boss and the rakish Jamaican owner of Libido, a chain of anything-goes Caribbean resorts. The bomb turns out to be a dud, but someone is putting the squeeze on Darcy Whitehall, and Monk DeVane enlists Za... View more info

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Play Dirty

By: Brown, Sandra; Slezak, Victor [Reader]

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio: 2007-08-14

Seller ID: Aud160-906

ISBN: 0743561465

Condition: Used: Like New


Bought new, listened to once. Box has light edge wear. Disabled after a tragic accident, an eccentric millionaire hires a disgraced football hero to impregnate his wife, a plan that results in an obsessive love affair and life-threatening consequences. By the author of Ricochet. View more info

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CONTENTS UNDER PRESSURE

By: Edna Buchanan

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hyperion: 1992-09-03

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: unit81-47

ISBN: 1562829327

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. "Edna Buchanan 9/92 After the Storm." First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.With a police cover up and citywide outrage brewing in the wake of a black football star's suspicious death while under police custody, Cuban-American crime reporter Britt Montero steps in to uncover the truth. View more info

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the one and only

By: emily giffin

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Ballantine Books: 2014-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 55-1-26

ISBN: 0804177457

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on endpaper without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective clear mylar cover.Thirty three year old Shea Rigsby has spent her entire life in Walker, Texas, small college town that lives and dies by football, a passion she unabashedly shares. Raised alongside her best friend, Lucy, the daughter of Walker's legendary head coach, Clive Carr, Shea was too devoted to her hometown team to leave. Instead she stayed in Walker for college, even taking a job in the university athletic department after graduation, where she has remained for more than a decade.But... View more info

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The Athens of the Panhandle Clarendon College [Hardcover] by Harvey, Ethel

By: Ethel Harvey

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Clarendon Press: 1958-01-01

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 559

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


First Edition, No Jacket. Tan Cloth, 275 pages, 8 3/4" tall, Slight soiling on cover. Inside pages clean and binding is tight.This book is all-complete about Clartendon College from its beginnings in 1898 as a Methodist school with first grade through college to a full-fledged college that still is considered a stronghold of education the the Texas Panhandle. Not only a history of the school, but an entertaining book with incidents that happened, remembering the football games and much more.Has the football rosters with players and positions from 1908, popular young men and women through the... View more info

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Playing for Pizza: A Novel

By: Grisham, John; Welch, Christopher Evan [Reader]

Price: $18.00

Publisher: RH Audio: 2007-09-24

Seller ID: Aud160-918

ISBN: 0739359096

Condition: Used: Like New


Bought new, listened to once. Box has light edge wear. Rick Dockery was the third-string quarterback for the Cleveland Browns. In the AFC Championship game against Denver, to the surprise and dismay of virtually everyone, Rick actually got into the game. With a 17-point lead and just minutes to go, Rick provided what was arguably the worst single performance in the history of the NFL. Overnight, he became a national laughingstock and, of course, was immediately cut by the Browns and shunned by all other teams.But all Rick knows is football, and he insists that his agent, Arnie, find a team tha... View more info

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Tom Browns School Days

By: Hughes,Thomas

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Hurst and Co: 1920-01-01

Seller ID: c16-1-228

Condition: Used: Good


Unidentified (illustrator). 6th Edition, 357 pp. lithographs by an unidentified artist, pastedown on front cover that is rubbed and top corner torn off. Cloth on book is a light green that is darkened. Gift inscription and light foxing on endpaper. Pages lightly yellowed. One page tanned where a catalogue order form was laid in. A couple of fingerprints but overall clean and binding is tight.(Hurst & Co. produced many different editions of the book.) Includes Preface to 6th edition, in which the author defends his right to be preachy. Tale of an English lad who goes off to boarding school. He... View more info

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Bleachers SIGNED

By: John Grisham

Price: $90.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 2003-09-09

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-2-96

ISBN: 0385511612

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on end paper without inscription, Stated first edition with full number line.High school all American Neely Crenshaw was probably the best quarterback ever to play for the legendary Messina Spartans. Fifteen years have gone by since those glory days, and Neely has come home to Messina to bury Coach Eddie Rake, the man who molded the Spartans into an unbeatable football dynasty. View more info

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A Serpent's Tooth: A Walt Longmire Mystery

By: Johnson, Craig

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Viking Adult: 2013-06-04

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 13-1-932

ISBN: 067002645X

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. It's homecoming in Absaroka County, but the football and festivities are interrupted when a homeless boy wanders into town. A Mormon, lost boy, Cord Lynear is searching for his missing mother but clues are scarce. Longmire and his companions, feisty deputy Victoria Moretti and longtime friend Henry Standing Bear, embark on a high plains scavenger hunt in hopes of reuniting mother and son. The trail leads them to an interstate polygamy group that's presiding over a stockpile of weapons and harboring a vicio... View more info

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Daddy's Girl [Hardcover] by Scottoline, Lisa

By: Lisa Scottoline

Price: $32.00

Publisher: HarperCollins: 2007-03-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 5-4-31

ISBN: 0060833149

Condition: Collectible: Like New


like new, signed by author on half title page without inscription, first edition with full number line, signed sticker on dust jacket Natalie Greco loves being a law professor, even though she can't keep her students from cruising sex.com during class and secretly feels like Faculty Comic Relief. She loves her family, too, but as a bookworm, doesn't quite fit into the cult of Greco football, headed by her father, the team captain. The one person she feels most connected to is her colleague, Angus Holt, a guy with a brilliant mind, a great sense of humor, a gorgeous facade, and a penchant for h... View more info

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Tender Tyrant: The Legend of Pete Cawthon

By: Lynch, Etta

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Staked Plains Pr: 1976-06-01

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8-1-1910

ISBN: 0685747840

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Inscribed and signed by author.When Pete Willis Cawthon first stepped into the football-coaching spotlight in the mid-thirties, an unforgettable era began, leaving football enthusiasts stunned and awed. View more info

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McMahon: The Bare Truth About Chicago's Brashest Bear

By: McMahon/Verdi

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Warner Book Inc: 1986

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 10-1-922

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Signed by McMahon on title page with Best Wishes inscription. Stated First printing with numbers 15 14 13 under date. DJ is rubbed, chipped ans has 1/4" tear at top near spine. Book slightly askew, corners bumped. Inside pages clean and binding is tight. Independent, flamboyant, perhaps the football superstar of the '80s--Jim McMahon, reigning king of quarterbacks, tells his own story, from the development of his unique style in a hell-raising childhood to his leadership of the mighty Chicago Bears in their smashing Super Bowl XX victory. View more info

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Bleachers by Grisham, John

By: Narrator-John Grisham

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Books on Tape: 2003-01

Seller ID: a3-22

ISBN: 073669658X

Condition: Used: Very Good


Used. Listened to once. 3 cassettes 1 1/2 hours each. Unabridged. Read by John Grisham. Plastic books on Tape clamshell box.High School all American Neely Crenshaw was probably the best quarterback ever to play for the legendary Messina Spartans. Fifteen years have gone by since those glory days, and Neely has come home to Messina to bury Coach Eddie Rake, the man who molded the Spartans into an unbeatable football dynasty. View more info

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Sudden Mischief: a Spenser Novel by Parker, Robert B.

By: Robert B. Parker

Price: $60.00

Publisher: G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1998-03-09

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: off1-1g8

ISBN: 039914370X

Condition: Collectible: Like New


Signed by author on title page without inscription. First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover.Brad Sterling, former Harvard football player, ne'er-do-well, and Susan Silverman's long out of touch ex-husband is, by all appearances, a successful businessman. But when, in the course of running a vast fundraiser called Galapalooza, he is charged with sexual harassment, he turns to Susan for help. View more info

The Winning Edge

By: Shula, Don

Price: $50.00

Publisher: E P Dutton: 1973-08-01

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 19-8-2

ISBN: 0525235000

Condition: Collectible: Good


Signed by Don Shula on the front free endpaper with no inscription.First Edition with full number line. In protective acid-free archival quality acetate cover. Laid in football shaped bookmark with "Don Shula, Head Coach, Miami Dolphins" written on it. Dust jacket is rubbed, chipped and price clipped. Pages lightly yellowed. Book slightly askew.Story of the strategy, planning, and execution that formed the winning football dynasty that was the Miami Dolphins under head coach Don Shula. View more info