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WILLAM A BRADY FIGHTING MAN BOXING CLASSIC 1916

Sold ! This book is no longer for sale (sold on 2008-08-21)
Price : US $51.00



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This is an auction for a great copy of a truely rare book, The Fighting Man, written William A. Brady and published by Bobbs Merrill of Indinapolis in 1916.  The story of Willam A. Brady, boxing promoter and Broadway theater producer  Brady was boxing manager for both Jim Corbett and Jim Jefferies.   A very good red cloth hardback copy.    THIS COPY IS A FIRST EDITION FIRST PRINTING COPY. Extremely scarce in first edition.   Tissue guard at titlepage with picture of Willam Brady, illustrated with b/w photos (John L. Sullivan pictured).  Account of  champion prize fights involving John L. Sullivan,Gentleman Jim Corbett, Bob Fitzsimmons, Jim Jeffries, Tom Sharkey and Kid McCoy among others.   Book has light scattered foxing throughout text overwise a tight clean copy with no writing, names, rips, bookplates, comes from a smoke free environment.   In case I am asked this book is NOT an ex-library nor is it a book club copy. US bidders only, winning bidders pays $ 5 shipping



 


Sold ! This book is sold (sold on 2008-08-21)



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