Sports books for grabs in Mr Brown’s virtual boot sale

SJA member Eric Brown is having a bit of a clear-out and wonders whether any SJA members might be interested in buying any books from his collection.

The books are listed below. If you are interested, please contact Eric directly.

Never turn the other cheek. Paddy Crerand
Made in Sheffield, Neil Warnock
Everton winter, Mexican summer, Peter Reid
My Soccer Life, Bobby Charlton
My Autobiography, Tom Finney
Joy of Football, Brian Glanville
Slave to Soccer, Ronnie Clayton (Blackburn)
Boom at the Kop, Ian St John
Going for Goal, Peter McParland (Aston Villa)
Soccer the world game, Geoffrey Green
40 years in football, Ivan Sharpe
A Little thing called pride, Alec Stock
My world of soccer, Jimmy Greaves
Back at the Top, Bill Foulkes
Soccer Topic, Ivan Sharpe
Journey to Wembley, Brian James
Tottenham Hotspur Player by Player, Ivan Ponting
Chelsea Player by Player, Peter Lovering
Revelations of a Football manager, Terry Neill(signed)
Yours Sincerely, Ron Greenwood(signed)
Giantkillers, Bryon Butler
Young England, Kenneth Wolstenhome
No half Measures, Graeme Souness
Soccer Excellence (coaching book) Wiel Koerver
How to play soccer, Ken Jones
Football and Sports Fact & Quiz Book
Chelsea Quiz Book
European Football Who’s Who 200-01

Complete set of Rothman’s/Sky football annuals
News of the World Annuals 1993 to 2010
Barclays League Annual 1989, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993
League Club Directory 1985
Encyclopaedia of British Football, Phil Soar & Martin Tyler
Playfair Football Annuals
FA Carling Premiership Annual 1994-5
Soccer Who’s Who 1992, 1993, 1994
Endsleigh Football Directory 1994
Playfair non-league Annual 1991
Sky Sports Football Guide 1996

The Captain’s Tales-Battle for the Ashes, David Fulton
Best Views from the Boundary, Peter Baxter
Peter May, Alan Hill
Test Match Special, 50 not out, Peter Baxter
Basingstoke Boy, John Arlott
Lord’s Companion, Benny Green
Natwest Boundary Book
Double Century, Tony Lewis
Wisden Illustrated History of Cricket
Essential EW Swanton
My Lord’s, Tim Heald
Playing it Straight, Ken Barrington
Cricket Mercenaries, David Lemmon
Lord’s 1787-1945 Pelham Warner
Lord’s 1946-1970 Diana Rait Kerr & Ian Peebles
Cricket is a game, Colin McCool
PGH Fender, Richard Streeton
A Century of Cricketers, A G Moyes
Cricket in Firelight, Richard Binns
West Indian Adventure, E W Swanton

Other sports

Visions of Tennis
Barney Reilly’s Stockcar, Johnnie Hoskins
Tennis in our time, Susan Noel
Lawn Tennis, J G Smyth
Sports Report, Eamonn Andrews, Angus Mackay 1953
The Game Goes On (Rugby U compendium)

Contact: Eric Brown 0772 029 5623


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