Everybody's All-American [*SIGNED*]

Deford, Frank

Published by The Viking Press, New York, 1981
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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[nice tight clean copy, tiny bump to bottom front corner, slight fading to boards along top edges; jacket shows only light surface wear, but has a 1" horizontal razor-blade cut at the right edge of the front panel]. INSCRIBED and SIGNED by the author on the title page; the inscription is to noted TV sports producer Don Ohlmeyer, and is dated in the year of publication. "Gavin Grey -- The Grey Ghost -- a third-year All-American halfback for the North Carolina Tarheels, is clean-cut and modest and engaged to Babs, the virginal Blueberry Festival Queen. All America loves their All-American. But in the years ahead Gavin's life is increasingly ruled by the legend he becomes and can neither sustain nor outgrow. Of course there are the glory years of turning professional, but all too soon the cheering stops and the downward spiral begins." Filmed in 1988 by director Taylor Hackford, with Dennis Quaid and Jessica Lange as the golden couple. Signed by Author 0-670-30035-7. Bookseller Inventory # 15938

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Title: Everybody's All-American [*SIGNED*]

Publisher: The Viking Press, New York

Publication Date: 1981

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Illustrated by (dj design) Paul Bacon

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good+ dj

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

Edition: First Edition.

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