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1927-1979 Boxing Record Book and Encyclopedia Lot of (15)

Lot Number 898

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Study up on the "Sweet Science" with this guide book and encyclopedia lot of (15). Dating from 1927-1979, this vintage assortment of Boxing records is long on "Ring" hardcover publications, which account for 80% of the lot total. Joining these respected 1950s-1970s Ring reference books are several softcover editions from the 1920s-1930s that are graced with dynamic cover graphics. Condition ranges from well-loved to better, with:


1927 Everlast Boxing Record (FR-GD) with tape repairs and modest surface loss on the right edge of the cover


1935 Post Boxing Record with Max Baer cover photo (VG) with bold colors and decent gloss


1939 Boxing News Record with Joe Louis art portrait cover (FR-GD) with tape repair, moderate surface loss at bottom right of front cover


(8) Nat Fleischer's All-Time Ring Record Book, all hardcover editions: 1943 (VG-EX+) signed by Fleischer on the flyleaf page; 1948 (GD) due to spine wear; 1950 (GD) due to spine wear; 1952 presents VG detail with deference to tape repair on spine; 1953 presents GD detail with deference to tape repair on spine; 1955 (VG-EX+) with vivid cover color; 1960 presents VG detail with deference to tape repair on spine; 1968 (VG) with partially faded cover lettering


(4) The Ring Boxing Encyclopedia, all hardcover editions with original dust jackets: 1972 (EX); 1977 (EX-MT); 1978 (EX-MT); 1979 (EX-MT); dust jackets present as average VG



 
 
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