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WARNER, (Philip).
THE HARLEQUINS. 125 YEARS OF RUGBY FOOTBALL.
Derby, Breedon Books, 1991.
Large 8vo. 253pp. Profusely illustrated. Original cloth in dust-wrapper. Signed by previous owner on front endpaper, otherwise in good condition.
A history of Harlequin Football Club.
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[WARNER, P.F.].
BRITISH SPORTS AND SPORTSMEN. CRICKET AND FOOTBALL. COMPILED AND EDITED BY 'THE SPORTSMAN'.
London, 1917.
Folio. xiii+579pp. 14 photogravure plates and many text illustrations. Original full red morocco, gilt, all edges gilt, covers rubbed.
LIMITED EDITION of 1,000 numbered copies. A sumptuous volume, published soon after W.G. Grace's death. Includes W.G. Grace - An Appreciation, by Sir Home Gordon. Other contributors include G.W. Beldam, D.L.A. Jephson, P.A. Perrin, and H.V.L. Stanton. Padwick, 7261.
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[WARNER, P.F.].
BRITISH SPORTS AND SPORTSMEN. CRICKET AND FOOTBALL. EDITED BY P.F. WARNER IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE SPORTING LIFE.
London, (1934).
Folio. 485pp. 14 photogravure plates and many text illustrations. Original full red morocco, gilt, all edges gilt, covers rubbed and worn.
LIMITED EDITION of 1,000 numbered copies. A sumptuous volume. Chapters include 'W.G. Grace - An Appreciation', by Sir Home Gordon. Other contributors include G.W. Beldam, D.L.A. Jephson, P.A. Perrin, and H.V.L. Stanton. Padwick, 7261.
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WEBSTER, (F.A.M.), Lt.-Col.
GREAT MOMENTS IN ATHLETICS.
London, Country Life Ltd., 1947.
8vo. xii+235pp. Profusely illustrated. Original cloth in chipped dust-wrapper.

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WEIR, (Captain Robert).
RIDING, POLO.
London, Longmans, Green, 1891.
Large 8vo. xv+453pp. Illustrated. Original publisher's half morocco, top edges gilt, edges untrimmed. Covers stained.
LIMITED LARGE PAPER EDITION of 250 numbered copies. A volume in the Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes.
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(WELLS), Sam.
A sheet of card bearing a series of original pen and ink caricature drawings, by Sam Wells in 1962, signed by the artist.
1962.
Size 27cms x 38cms. Margins extra.
Captioned in pencil: 'Vic's "Sin & Sob" Story.' Depicting original pen and ink caricature drawings by Sam Wells of events during and after the match between Victoria and South Australia, played at Melbourne 30th December 1961-2nd January 1962. The caricatures depict scenes of cricketers who played in the match, including D.J. Sincock, G.S. Sobers, R.H. Sellers, D. Sharpe, G. Brooks, B.N. Jarman and L.E. Favell of South Australia, and W.M. Lawry, D.J. Anderson and I.R. Redpath of Victoria. Also depicted are J. Ryder, S. Loxton and other Victorian Selectors hiding in a bin. Sam Wells (1885-1972) was a popular sporting and political cartoonist who worked predominantly for the Melbourne 'Age' between the 1930s and 1960s. He drew the major sporting cartoons of the time, and his work appeared every Monday in the sports column for over 25 years.
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WHITTAM, (Wm).
WM. WHITTAM'S MODERN CRICKET AND OTHER SPORTS... EDITED BY G.T. GROVES.
Sheffield, 1883.
Very small 8vo. viii+85pp. Original printed boards, spine worn.
First year of issue. Published annually between 1883 and 1886. Includes a summary of the 1882 season, with full averages. Padwick, 1129.
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WHITTAM, (Wm).
WM. WHITTAM'S MODERN CRICKET AND OTHER SPORTS... EDITED BY G.T. GROVES.
Sheffield, 1884.
Very small 8vo. 95pp.+[7]pp. of publisher's advertisements. Original pictorial boards, covers soiled and worn.
Published annually between 1883 and 1886, this is the second year of publication. Includes a summary of the 1883 season, with averages. Padwick, 1129.
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WIGGINS, (Bradley) and FOTHERINGHAM, (William).
MY TIME.
London, Yellow Jersey Press, 2012.
Large 8vo. xii+308pp. 24 plates. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
Autobiography of Bradley Wiggins, the first British cyclist to win the Tour de France.
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WIGGINS, (Bradley).
IN PURSUIT OF GLORY. THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY.
London, Orion, 2008.
Large 8vo. x+278pp. Illustrated. Original cloth in dust-wrapper, good condition.
SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title-page. Autobiography of Bradley Wiggins, the first British cyclist to win the Tour de France.
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