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1 Ballou, M.M. published by, The Sportsman's Porfolio of American Field Sports
New York, NY Ernest R. Gee, 1929 Facsimile Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket Oblong 8vo - Over 8" - 9" Tall Illustraded 
43 pp, brown boards w/dark brown spine & lettering. facsimile edition. Facsimile of 1855 edition which was published by M.M. Ballou. Four hundred copies of the sportsman's portfolio have been printed by Eugene V. Connett at the Derrydale Press. Book contains twenty superb woodcuts delineating the various FIeld Sports practiced at the time. Book has illustrations of snipe shooting, trout fishing, woodcook shooting, deer hunting, salmon fishing, bass fishing, grouse shooting, bison hunting,catching blue fish, bay snipe shooting and others. slight corner bumping, prev owner name on ffep, no dj. 
Price: 169.79 USD
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2 Banks, Jimmy The Darrell Royal Story
Austin, TX Shoal Creek Publishers, Inc. 1973 0883190168 / 9780883190166 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good- Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos 
178 pp, orange boards w/wht lettering, glossy burnt orange dj w/pictorial front panel and photo of the author on the back panel. The book describes the career of the most successful coach in Southwestern Conference history. Royal was an All American quarterback of the University of Oklahoma. He served as an assistant coach at North Carolina State, Tulsa, Mississippi State, and as head coach at Mississippi State, and University of Washington then he joined the University of Texas. small tears along dj rear top edge and slight sunning to the dj spine, 
Price: 23.38 USD
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3 Banks, Jimmy The Darrell Royal Story
Austin, TX Shoal Creek Publishers, Inc. 1973 0883190168 / 9780883190166 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Good Sm4to from 9" to 11" Photos 
178 pp, orange boards w/wht lettering, glossy burnt orange dj w/pictorial front panel and photo of the author on the back panel. The book describes the career of the most successful coach in Southwestern Conference history. Royal was an All American quarterback of the University of Oklahoma. He served as an assistant coach at North Carolina State, Tulsa, Mississippi State, and as head coach at Mississippi State, and University of Washington then he joined the University of Texas. 
Price: 23.38 USD
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4 Barber, Barbara E. Allie's Basketball Dream
New York, NY Lee & Low Books Inc. 1996 1880000385 / 9781880000380 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine  No Jacket Sm4to from 9" to 11" Ligasan, Darryl 
unpaginated, glossy wht-blu-brown-red color illustrated front & rear panels w/brown spine w/blu-wht lettering. Determined in her effort to play basketball, a young Afro-American girl gives it one more shot with the help of a special friend.  
Price: 12.75 USD
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5 Bee, Clair Backboard Fever : a Chip Hilton Sports Story
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1952 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Good- 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
212 pp, light red tweed papercovered boards w/illustration of basketball goal on front in black, illustrated endpapers, dj purple spine w/wht lettering & color illustrated front & spine. Axe format #2, ca 1951-1961. Lists to book #10 on the advertisement page. This is book #10 in the series. Chip Hilton, a freshman at State University, finds himself too busy at his job & with his studies to go out for Coach Rockwell's freshman basketball team. dj chipped at top & bottom of the spine, prev owner wrote name on fore edge, prev owner's bookplate on FPD, chipped along top & bottom edges of dj. 
Price: 80.75 USD
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6 Bee, Clair Championship Ball : a Chip Hilton Sports Story
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1948 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
210 pp, orange w/black lettering w/pictorial of Chip Hilton on spine, PC papercovered boards w/color pictorial front & illustrated back, brown-wht illustrated endpapers. This is book #2 in the series, lists to book #20 on advertisement page & book #23 on back cover. Mattson CGHBSB -18800 format #3. slight rubbing to the boards. 
Price: 15.26 USD
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7 Bee, Clair Championship Ball : a Chip Hilton Sports Story
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1948 ca 1961 Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
210 pp, red composition w/black lettering & illustration, brown-wht illustrated endpapers. Axe format #1, ca 1948-1950. This is book #2 in the series, lists to book #19 on advertisement page. Basketball season is opening at Valley Falls High and Chip, star center of last year's varsity, has his leg in a cast. He takes over the job of managing the basketball team. 
Price: 25.50 USD
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8 Bee, Clair Championship Ball: a Chip Hilton Sports Story
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1948 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
210 pp, orange w/black lettering w/pictorial of Chip Hilton on spine, PC papercovered boards w/color pictorial front & illustrated back, brown-wht illustrated endpapers. Book #2 in the series, lists to book #20 on advertisement page & book #20 on back cover. Mattson CGHBSB -18800 format #3. slight rubbing to boards, prev owner's name ffep, spot stains bottom edge. 
Price: 15.73 USD
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9 Bee, Clair Clutch Hitter: a Chip Hilton Sports Story
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1949 ca 1950 Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
206 pp, bright red composition boards w/black lettering & oval black illustration on spine, w/illustration of bat, glove & ball on front in black. Lists to book #6 on the advertisement page. Book #4 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 4 format #1. (This volume was published prior to the tweed & pictorial cover books.) Chip Hilton plays on an industrial league baseball team during the ten week summer baseball season. some wear along the edges, prev owner wrote name on FPD & fore edge page, frontispiece on plain paper, includes remnants of dj, (dj front flap, dj rear cover w/flap). 
Price: 51.00 USD
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10 Bee, Clair Clutch Hitter: a Chip Hilton Sports Story
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1949 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good- Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
206 pp, light red tweed boards w/black lettering & oval black illustration on spine, w/illustration of bat, glove & ball on front in black, illustrated endpapers, glossy dj w/red color illustrated front panel, & dark blu spine w/cameo of chip on spine. Lists to book #19 on the advertisement page. Book #4 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 4 format #2. Chip Hilton plays on an industrial league baseball team during the ten week summer baseball season. Dj chipped at the top corners & top of spine, dj rubbed on fore edge & spine, small chips along the bottom edge. 
Price: 38.21 USD
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11 Bee, Clair Clutch Hitter: a Chip Hilton Sports Story
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1949 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
206 pp, light red tweed boards w/black lettering & oval black illustration on spine, w/illustration of bat, glove & ball on front in black, illustrated endpapers, top edge of the book is red. Lists to book #19 on the advertisement page. Book #4 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 4 format #2. Chip Hilton plays on an industrial league baseball team during the ten week summer baseball season. slight rubbing on front edge of spine, slight cocking to the book. 
Price: 21.21 USD
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12 Bee, Clair Dugout Jinx: a Chip Hilton Sports Story
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1952 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
210 pp, light red tweed boards w/black lettering & oval black illustration on spine, w/illustration of bat, glove & ball on front in black, illustrated endpapers. Lists to book #14 on the advertisement page & to book #12 on the back of dj. Book #8 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 8 format #2. After winning the MVP award in the International Baseball Tournament, Chip is invited to accompany the Bears during their final weeks of their pennant battle with the Mules. He gets the chance to work out with a professional team, winning the friendship of the Bear's star pitcher. dj chips along top edge & corners, dj stained on inside spine, dj slight rubbing at top of the spine. 
Price: 41.44 USD
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13 Bee, Clair Dugout Jinx: a Chip Hilton Sports Story #8
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1952 Ca 1956 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
210 pp, light red tweed boards w/black lettering & oval black illustration on spine, w/illustration of bat, glove & ball on front in black, illustrated endpapers, top edge red, dj blu-grey-wht w/color illustrated front & spine w/wht lettering w/photo of author on the back panel. Lists to book #13 on the advertisement page & to book #12 on the back of dj. Book #8 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 8 format #2. After winning the MVP award in the International Baseball Tournament, Chip is invited to accompany the Bears during their final weeks of their pennant battle with the Mules. He gets the chance to work out with a professional team, winning the friendship of the Bear's star pitcher. 
Price: 45.01 USD
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14 Bee, Clair Fence Busters : a Chip Hilton Sports Story
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1953 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+  Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
208 pp, light red tweed boards w/black lettering & oval black illustration on spine, w/illustration of bat, glove & ball on front in black, illustrated endpapers, top edge red, dj blu--green-brown color illustrated front & spine w/wht-yel lettering w/photo of the author on the back panel. Lists to book #18 on the advertisement page and to book #17 on back panel of the dj. Book #11 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 11 format #2.  
Price: 43.77 USD
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15 Bee, Clair Fence Busters : a Chip Hilton Sports Story
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1953 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good-  No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
208 pp, light red tweed boards w/black lettering & oval black illustration on spine, w/illustration of bat, glove & ball on front in black, illustrated endpapers. Lists to book #18 on the advertisement page. Book #11 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 11 format #2. Some rubbing & slight wear to the spine edges and corners, slight cocking to book.  
Price: 35.27 USD
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16 Bee, Clair Freshman Quarterback: a Chip Hilton Sports Story
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1953 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good- No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
212 pp, (1), light red tweed boards w/black lettering & oval black illustration on spine, w/illustration of helmut & football on front in black, illustrated endpapers, top edge of the book is red. Lists to book #18 on the advertisement page. Book #9 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 9, format #2. slight cocking to the book. 
Price: 18.49 USD
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17 Bee, Clair Strike Three! a Chip Hilton Sports Story #8703
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1949 Reprint Hard Cover Good No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
212 pp, red composition boards w/color pictorial front w/red spine & back w/black lettering w/color cameo of Chip on spine. illustrated endpapers. Lists to book #20 on the advertisement page & to book #23 on the back cover. Book #3 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 3 format #3. prev owner checkmarked the book numbers, covers rubbed, some wear to the corners, stain on inside bottom of the back cover & rfep. 
Price: 11.86 USD
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18 Bee, Clair Strike Three! a Chip Hilton Sports Story #8703
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1949 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
212 pp, red composition boards w/color pictorial front w/red spine & back w/black lettering w/color cameo of Chip on spine. white-brown illustrated endpapers. Lists to book #20 on the advertisement page & to book #20 on the back cover. Book #3 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 3 format #3. slight rubbing to the corners. 
Price: 16.96 USD
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19 Bee, Clair Strike Three! a Chip Hilton Sports Story #3
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1949 ca 1957 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
12mo - 7" to 7-1/2". 212 pp, light red tweed papercovered boards w/illustration of bat, glove & ball on front in black, top edge red, illustrated endpapers, dj blu-green-yel color illustrated front & spine, photo of author on back panel w/wht-yel lettering. Lists to book #13 on the advertisement page and book #14 on the dj back panel. Book #3 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 3 format #2. prev owner wrote on verso of the ffep. 
Price: 35.28 USD
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20 Bee, Clair Strike Three! a Chip Hilton Sports Story #3
New York, NY Grosset & Dunlap 1949 ca 1956 Hard Cover Very Good+ No Jacket 12mo - over 7" to 7-1/2" Tall Illustrated 
12mo - 7" to 7-1/2". 212 pp, light red tweed papercovered boards w/illustration of bat, glove & ball on front in black, top edge red, illustrated endpapers. The book lists to book #13 on the advertisement page. Book #3 in the series. Mattson CGHBSB - 18800 - 3 format #2. 
Price: 25.50 USD
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