Related Books

An a to Z of Football Collectibles
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Carl Wilkes
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-05 - Publisher: Pitch Publishing

An illustrated history of football trade cards, an epic saga of 1,000 brands and myriad collections. The A-Z traces the earliest cards and stickers--British inventions, both--through a century of sports cards from tobacco cards to Panini stickers, via everything that came in between: footballers issued with chewing gum and sweet
An a to Z of Sporting Collectibles
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Carl Wilkes
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06 - Publisher: Pitch Publishing

An A to Z of Sporting Collectibles is a heart-warming illustrated history of 140 years of sports on cigarette cards, gum cards and stickers. Starting in 1880, the book transports us back to the times of our forebears, when sports-card collecting was an all-consuming childhood hobby. The author shares his
British Sport: a Bibliography to 2000
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Richard Cox
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Volume one of a bibliography documenting all that has been written in the English language on the history of sport and physical education in Britain. It lists all secondary source material including reference works, in a classified order to meet the needs of the sports historian.
The A - Z of Baseball Cards
Language: en
Authors: Robert Partida
Categories: Sports & Recreation
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-22 - Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc

Baseball and photography in the United States were both seeing an explosion of popularity in the mid nineteenth century. This provoked baseball clubs to start taking individual and group pictures of their members. Some of these pictures were printed on smaller cards, much like modern-day, wallet sized photos. In the
Madame Audrey's Guide to Mostly Cheap But Good Reference Books for Small and Rural Libraries
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Audrey Lewis
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998-12 - Publisher: American Library Association

Provides guidelines for locating fundamental reference sources suitable for a small reference collection, and suggests titles for such subjects as sports, literature, history and geography, and fine arts.