Good hardcover, corners and edges slightly worn, gilt spine-title slightly faded. Some small stains on rear pages, not affecting text. Includes 'Fistic Record of James J. Braddock'. Biography of the boxing champion, who won decisions over Max Baer and Art Lasky in 1935. 191 pages. With two photographs and 19 illustrations by the author. Erratum slip inserted between pages 190 and 191. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Relief to Royalty: The Story of James J. ...
Publisher: Union City, New Jersey: Printed by the Hudson Dispatch
Publication Date: 1936
Book Condition: Good
Book Description America, ., 1936. Illusts. with photographs. (illustrator). 8vo. or.cl. OCTAVO SIZE. HARDCOVER. PAGES: (192pages). First and only edition. Very good collectable copy in the original dust jacket. Previous owner's pugilistic bookplate on front paste-down endpaper. #AAA1. Relief to Royalty: The Story of James J. Braddock, World's Heavyweight Champion. Buy with confidence from one of Australia's oldest bookshops established in 1975. Seller Inventory # 629315
Book Description New Jersey; Ludwig Shabazian, 1936., 1936. FIRST EDITION. Privately printed. Octavo. ,191 pp. Frontispiece photographic portrait of Braddock with facsimile signature below, plus plate of manager Joe Gould with biographical panel, and numerous illustrations in text. Tables to Appendix. Book Condition: Very Good. Jacket Condition; Good. Publishers' green cloth with gilt titles to spine and upper board in unclipped pictorial dust-jacket. Errata slip bound-in. Cover cloth sunned at spine tips and bruised to corners. Toning at inner joints and small faint ghost-mark where tape has been removed to p 4 (blank) otherwise a clean copy; no annotation or inscriptions. Jacket soiled to spine and rear white panel and trimmed top edge (approx 1/4 of an inch) with browned adhesive tape repairs to splits to front fold and spine and minor loss at tail of spine into front joint, head of spine and corners. First and only edition, with Foreword by Damon Runyon. Biography of the New Jersey champ with his "fistic record ", by the Sports editor of the Hudson Dispatch. Seller Inventory # 4761
Book Description LUDWIG SHABAZIAN, UNION CITY, N. J., 1936. HARDBACK GREEN. Condition: Good. JACKET: WORN DJ. LUD (illustrator). pages yellowing, black and white illustrqations, edges of dj creasing and torn, gilt on cover and spine DATE PUBLISHED: 1936 EDITION: 190. Seller Inventory # 099537