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THE "100-UP" EXERCISE

Walter George was one of the foremost athletes of the Victorian era and holder of the world mile record that lasted for 30 years. This rare book gives a description of his wonderful career and his pioneering

£150.00

3:59.4 - THE QUEST TO BREAK THE FOUR-MINUTE MILE

The story of how Chataway, Brasher and Bannister combined to achieve what was possibly the most significant sporting achievement of the last century. 8vo. 310pp. Very good.

£5.00

A 75TH ANNIVERSARY HISTORY OF ILFORD ATHLETIC CLUB 1923-1998

Nicely illustrated history of Ilford Athletic Club. 4to. 184pp. Illustrated boards. Very good condition.

£12.00

THE A.T.F.S. OLYMPIC HANDBOOK

Second edition of the Handbook on Olympic Games Track and Field Athletics of 1948. Contains a comprehensive list of IAAF world and Olympic records up to 1952. The most impressive section is the "All Time

£48.00

AGE RECORDS 1972 REVISION

A very unusual list of Track and Field world bests for people aged from 1 to 79. For example, I now know that Paavo Nurmi ran the 1500m as a 10 year old in under 5 minutes, John Whittemore of Santa

£40.00

ALL OUT FOR THE MILE

A history of the mile race, focusing on the careers of Bannister and Landy, but also looking at Nurmi, Lovelock, Haegg and Taber amongst others. 8vo. 208pp. Dust-wrapper, lightly rubbed with large piece

£30.00

THE ALLAN WELLS BOOK OF SPRINTING

The methods by which Wells became Olympic champion in 1980 by his wife and coach, Margot. Paperback. 1st edition. Profusely illustrated. Owner's name to first page, very good condition.

£24.00

AMATEUR ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION HANDBOOK 1953

Official handbook. Paperback. 8vo. 404pp. Ink letters to front - otherwise very good.

£20.00

AMATEUR ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION HANDBOOK 1955

Official handbook. Paperback. 8vo. 416pp. Ink name and address to front  - otherwise very good.

£20.00

AMATEUR ATHLETIC ASSOCIATION HANDBOOK 1956

Official handbook. Paperback. 8vo. 396pp. Ink name and address to front  - otherwise very good.

£20.00

ATHLETICS

Historical and instructional volume on athletics. 1st edition. 8vo. x + 372pp. Frontis. Original brown cloth with a few spots and general shelfwear. A good copy.

£24.00

ATHLETICS

Instructional book covering track and field events. 8vo. 127pp. Original blue boards, very good. Some light foxing to endpapers. Original owner's name and details to fly-leaf (a pupil at Mill Hill

£30.00

ATHLETICS - THE ENCYCLOPAEDIA OF SPORT

Disbound chapter (pages 47-68) from The Encyclopaedia of Sport, edited by The Earl of Suffolk and Berkshire, Hedley Peek and F.G. Aflalo. Paperback. Very good condition.  

£20.00

ATHLETICS 1977

4th year of issue covering the 1976 Athletics season. Paperback. 222pp profusely illustrated. Very good condition.

£12.00

ATHLETICS 74

1st year of issue covering the 1973 Athletics season. Paperback. 320pp profusely illustrated. Very good condition.

£30.00

ATHLETICS '89/90 THE INTERNATIONAL TRACK AND FIELD ANNUAL

Comprehensive statistical survey of Athletics achievements in 1989/90. Includes current world lists, records etc. Paperback. 8vo. 578pp. Very good condition.

£22.00

ATHLETICS ENIGMAS

A collection of interviews with athletes from star professionals to ordinary club runners. Paperback. 8vo. 224pp. Very good condition.

£9.00

ATHLETICS FOR THE 1970S - A TRAINING MANUAL

Comprehensive athletics instructional book. 8vo. 225pp. Fly-leaf removed. Ex-library with usual stamps etc. Good condition.

£5.00

ATHLETICS FOR WOMEN

Instruction for female athletes. 1st edition. 8vo. 134pp. Owner's name to flyleaf. Very good in dust wrapper.

£5.00

ATHLETICS OF TO-DAY

Mainly instructional Edwardian volume on athletics but includes chapters on international competition, athletics in London and in the universities. 1st edition. Small 8vo. Original boards with illustration

£140.00

ATHLETICS OF TO-DAY: HISTORY, DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING

A comprehensive history into the development on the various events within athletics. Part one covers the growth of "modern athletics" (from c1817); the second section deals with the track events, while

£110.00

ATHLETICS OF TO-DAY: HISTORY, DEVELOPMENT AND TRAINING

A comprehensive history into the development on the various events within athletics. Part one covers the growth of "modern athletics" (from c1817); the second section deals with the track events, while

£70.00

ATHLETICS: HOW TO BECOME A CHAMPION

A 'discursive textbook' by the great Australian coach. 8vo. No dustwrapper. Very good. Scarce.

£24.00

ATHLETICS: THE INTERNATIONAL TRACK AND FIELD ANNUAL 1987

Comprehensive statistical survey of Athletics achievements in 1986, and looking forward to 1987. Includes current world lists, records etc. Paperback. 8vo. 618pp. Very good condition.

£25.00

BRITISH ATHLETICS 1961

Statistical book, compiled by members of the National Union of Track Statisticians. Paperback. 8vo. 125pp. Very good.

£20.00

BRITISH ATHLETICS 1965

Statistical book, compiled by members of the National Union of Track Statisticians. Paperback. 8vo. 128pp. Very good.

£20.00

BRITISH ATHLETICS 1966

Statistical book, compiled by members of the National Union of Track Statisticians. Paperback. 8vo. 146pp. Very good.

£20.00

BRITISH ATHLETICS 1967

Statistical book, compiled by members of the National Union of Track Statisticians. Paperback. 8vo. 144pp. Very good.

£15.00

BRITISH ATHLETICS 2018

Statistical review of 2017 compiled by the National Union of Track Statisticians. Paperback. 8vo. 442pp. Fine condition.

£15.00

BRITISH COMMONWEALTH GAMES EDINBURGH 1970 - ENGLAND TEAM HANDBOOK

Official handbook which was handed to all English competitors and staff prior to the 1970 Commonwealth Games in Scotland. Includes itineraries, list of competitors, daily programme etc. Paperback.

£12.00

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