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FITZROY: Merging Into the Future. The History of the Fitzroy Football Club, Incorpating the Brisbane Bears And the Brisbane Lions

By: Main, Jim

Price: $71.25

Publisher: Victoria, Australia, BAS Publishing: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013292

ISBN: 1920910816

Condition: Very Good


xi, + 262pp., illustrated throughout: colour and monochrome halftone plates (many rare photographs that will make any Fitzroy fan sigh with nostalgia). Book clean and square. Spine firm, nominally bumped on head and heel. Montage-style, illustrated card wrapper minimally edgeworn, and has a short, oblique crease on upper foredge corner of rear cover. Textblock unmarked. This is the story of a proud Australian Rulles football club - Fitzroy - from its beginnings in 1883, ... View more info

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THE FOOTY SHOW SCREAMERS : Wit and Wisdom of Dermott, Doug, Jason, Rex, Sam, Tim . . . 'God', Plugger and More!

By: Main, Jim, and McGuire, Eddie

Price: $24.70

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Wilkinson Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 007677

ISBN: 1863501819

Condition: Very Good


120pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, mildly tanned on edges. Cartoon-style illustrated card wrapper negligibly scuffed only, some browning to inside covers. The best of footy screamers from Channel 9's Footy Show : one-liners and tangled words . . . Special sections for The Players, The Coaches, The Commentators, 'And The Rest' . . . Foreword by Ted Whitten, Preface by Jim Main and Eddie McGuire, and a Final Word from Ron Barassi. Book weight approx. 200g... View more info

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PANTS : The Darren Millane Story

By: McGuire, Eddie, and Main, Jim

Price: $15.20

Publisher: Australia, Celebrity Publishing: 1994

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 009767

ISBN: 1875481532

Condition: Very Good


v, + 189pp., plus 2 x 8 page, colour photographically-illustrated sections, 1 x 8 page, b/white, photographically-illustrated section, plus a 20 page b/white illustrated section at rear. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, with a hint of tanning to textblock edges. Illustrated card wrapper has a small, soft corner crease to front panel. "This is the true and full account of the life of a football legend, from his many triumphs to his escapades with the AFL ... View more info

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PREMIERSHIP FOOTBALL : How to Train, Play and Coach Australian Football

By: Parkin, David, Smith, Ross and Schokman, Peter

Price: $15.20

Publisher: North Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Hargreen Publishing Company: 1987

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 011446

ISBN: 0949905313

Condition: Very Good +


212pp., b/white photographic illustrations and line-drawn diagrams throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm, mildly sunned, title clearly legible. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has very lightly sunned strip adjacent to spine, else very good. Explains what ingredients are necessary for winning premierships and how best to organise, plan and use the ingredients each individual and team has to improve and play to the maximum potential. This book was endorsed by t... View more info

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THE CHANGI BROWNLOW

By: Perry, Roland

Price: $25.65

Publisher: Sydney, N.S.W., Australia, Hachette: 2010

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Seller ID: 008323

ISBN: 0733624642

Condition: Very Good +


376pp., 2 x b/white maps. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has soft vertical reading crease to front panel. "In the harshness and brutality of Changi prison a group of Australian POWs dug deep and fought to maintain their spirit in the best way they knew how - Australian Rules Football . . . Together they formed six teams that played a season, culminating in 'Victoria' versus 'the Rest of Australia' - with the Changi Brownlow win... View more info

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GREAT AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL STORIES

By: Piesse, Ken

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Scoresby, VIC, Australia, The Five Mile Press: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 011098

ISBN: 1742487483

Condition: Very Good +


xv, + 335pp., plus 1 x 16 page, colour illustrated section, b/white illustrations throughout. Colour illustrated endpapers. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated boards undamaged. From the back cover: "In 'Great Australian Football Stories', his 65th book, Ken introduces the best of his stories from the golden greats, such as the ever-so-confident Laurie Nash and Jack Dyer through to modern-day champions such as Tony Lockett and Jason Dunstall - s... View more info

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THE KISS OF DEATH

By: Richards, Lou, with Phillips, Stephen

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Milsons Point, N.S.W., Australia, Century Hutchinson: 1989

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 010144

ISBN: 0091695015

Condition: Very Good


xvi, + 222pp., b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper negligibly surface-scuffed. Foreword by Max Walker. "He's called the 'Mouth from the South' . . . 'Louie the Lip' . . . or just simply 'The Kiss of Death'. He is witty, irreverent and honest, and these are the memories of fifty years in the public eye . . . " Contents include: Introduction, 17 chapters. Book weight approx. 460g. Siz... View more info

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THE OFFICIAL COLLINGWOOD ILLUSTRATED ENCYCLOPEDIA : Featuring the Champions of the Collingwood Hall of Fame and the Team of the Century

By: Roberts, Michael, and McFarlane, Glenn

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Docklands, VIC, Australia, Geoff Slattery Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011488

ISBN: 0734407165

Condition: Very Good +


208pp., colour and b/white illustrations throughout. Black and white montage illustrated endpapers. Book clean, square. Spine firm, white title there-on. White title to front panel of undamaged black boards. Leaves clean. Montage illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly surface indented only. Featuring the champions of the Collingwood Hall of Fame and the Team of The Century, and almost 300 photographs, 'The Official Collingwood Illustrated Encyclopedia... View more info

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ALL BETS ARE OFF

By: Schwarz, David, with McNicol, Adam

Price: $28.50

Publisher: Prahran, Victoria, Australia, Hardie-Grant Books: 2010

Edition: First Edition, 1st Impression.

Seller ID: 012423

ISBN: 1740667980

Condition: Near Fine


254pp., unpaginated colour and b/white halftone plate sections. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Plain, mushroom-coloured boards undamaged. Textblock pristine. Colour, photographic-portrait illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket trivially edgeworn only. The moving story of David Schwarz, one of Melbourne Football Club's best players in the modern era. Off the field, he faced many challenges, from his father's murder in his presence as an eight-year-old, to a c... View more info

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A SHAW THING

By: Shaw, Tony, with Timms, Daryl

Price: $15.20

Publisher: Victoria, Australia, Tony Shaw and Daryl Timms: 1990

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011413

ISBN: 0646021508

Condition: Very Good


128pp., b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper softly creased. From the front cover: "After 32 years of heartbreak, the premiership cup returned to Victoria Park. Tony Shaw led the magpies on their march to glory. This is his story. A story of how dedication and determination made the 1990 flag . . . " Forewords by John Bertrand and Lou Richards. Includes the A - Z of Senior Players. B... View more info

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STAND YOUR GROUND : Life & Football

By: Sheedy, Kevin

Price: $33.25

Publisher: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Pan Macmillan Australia: 2008

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 007803

ISBN: 1405038950

Condition: Very Good


xv, + 416pp., two-page b/white map, plus 1 x 16 page, b/white and colour photographically- illustrated section, and 1 x 16 page colour photographically-illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm, small split at head, light bump at foot. Leaves clean. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has corresponding small closed tear to head, minimal edgewear, soft corner crease to front flap. " . . . Sheed's book is passionate, erudite, colourful... View more info

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THE 500 CLUB : Footy's Greatest Coaches

By: Sheedy, Kevin, with Hadfield, Warwick

Price: $32.30

Publisher: Southbank, Victoria, Australia, News Custom Publishing: 2004

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011224

ISBN: 1876176423

Condition: Very Good +


212pp., colour and b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Printed gloss white boards very mildly edge-bumped and indented only. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket noticeably edge-creased, corresponding surface indentation to rear panel. From the rear board: "David Parkin, Ron Barassi, Tom Hafey, Allan Jeans, Jock McHale and Kevin Sheedy. More than 550 men have coached VFL/AFL football, but only these ... View more info

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JIM STYNES : My Journey

By: Stynes, Jim with Green, Warwick

Price: $22.80

Publisher: Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Michael Joseph/Penguin: 2012

Edition: First Edition, 2nd Impression.

Seller ID: 011523

ISBN: 1921901144

Condition: Very Good +


x, + 341pp., plus 32 page, mostly colour, photographically-illustrated section. Book clean, square. Spine firm, white title there-on. Illustrated boards undamaged. Leaves clean. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket negligibly edge-creased only. From the jacket flap: "Unflinching in its honesty, 'My Journey' is the extraordinary memoir of Jim Stynes: Irishman, footballer, Brownlow Medallist, Reach co-founder and former president of Melbourne Football Club w... View more info

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AFL PROSPECTUS : The Essential Number Cruncher for Season 2008

By: Various

Price: $22.80

Publisher: Southbank, Victoria, Australia, Champion Data: 2008

Seller ID: 010814

ISBN: 1877096253

Condition: Very Good


viii, + 390pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a small corner crease to front panel, minimal laminate lift on edges. The third annual official AFL Prospectus. Vital statistical and analytical intelligence for coaches, players and fans, including the official AFL Rankings Team of the Year and how it was picked, in depth analysis of every team's '08 list, Prospectus Top 25 for the 2008 NAB AFL draft, the best footy betting guide, ... View more info

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FOOTBALL SKILLS : How to Play the Game

By: Wheadon, David

Price: $31.35

Publisher: Prahran, VIC, Australia, Champion Productions:

Seller ID: 008265

ISBN: 0908483120

Condition: Very Good +


No publication date (c. 1996). 64pp. Colour photographic illustrations, throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Gloss illustrated boards negligibly scuffed. Includes forewords by Kevin Sheedy, David Parkin and Denis Pagan. Features the Champion football rankings (based on home and away AFL games in the 1996 season) with special comments by Ted Hopkins. Includes Glossary. Book weight approx. 460g. View more info

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GRAND FINAL CHAMPIONS

By: Wilks, Miles

Price: $20.90

Publisher: Seaford, VIC, Australia, BAS Publishing: 2008

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 011295

ISBN: 1920910875

Condition: Very Good +


230pp., b/white and colour photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a tiny corner crease to lower front panel. From the rear panel: "Interviews with thirty grand final champions were undertaken for this book. Letters to the players from fans, club presidents and coaches are included, as it provides a more intimate understanding of the players' careers. Those who feature in this book include Kevi... View more info

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S.A. GREATS: The History of the Magarey Medal

By: Wood, John

Price: $26.60

Publisher: Plympton, South Australia, John and Wendy Wood:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 013353

ISBN: 0859040348

Condition: Very Good +


No publication date (1988). 261pp., plus (iii), intext, b/white halftone plate illustrations throughout (archival and other sources). Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over nominally bumped spine. Plain blue boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn only. "This book does not attempt to be a definitive biography of William Ashley Magarey, nor any of the sixty-four winners (of this prestigious award) ... View more info

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HEART OF THE GAME: 45 Years of Football on Television

By: [Edited by] Roberts, Michael

Price: $19.00

Publisher: South Yarra, VIC, Australia, Hardie Grant in Association with Seven Network: 2001

Edition: First Edition.

Seller ID: 012628

ISBN: 1740640314

Condition: Very Good +


v., + 138pp, pattern-print endpapers. Intext illustations throughout: colour plates, b/white halftone plates and facsimiles. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Plain green boards undamaged. Textblock unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn only. From the jacket flap: " 'Heart of the Game' celebrates the first 45 years of football on television - from the trial telecasts in 1956 and the very early days of live broadcasts of final quar... View more info