The Making of Champions in California First Edition 1926


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  Dewitt Van Court Assisted by Walter V Dobbs : The Making of Champions In California First Edition Published By Premier Printing Company Los Angelos USA 1926……. Uncommon Title 

Condition Of Book: This is a First Edition of this fascinating and early history of Amateur and Professional boxing in California with some wonderful old photographic plates.The binding is a type of red leatherette with faded gilt title lettering and gilt emblem to the front cover.There is one closed tear to cloth at base of spine,rubbed to edges of the covers.With one former owner’s ink stamp to the front pastedown and with one pencil (can be erased) owner’s name to the verso of the title page.The text is clean and there are No bent corners to the pages.creased to the bottom right corner of tyhe upper cover.Fascinating work and a great piece of boxing/sporting Memorablia.Measures 10.5” by 8” 1926 First Edition with sewn binding 

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Weight 0.70 kg