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Player of the Year: Roman Gabriel's Football Journal [*SIGNED*]

By: Gabriel, Roman, with Bob Oates

Price: $100.00

Publisher: New York/Cleveland, The World Publishing Company: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 17803

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dj

[solid copy, a bit of wear to covers at top and bottom edges, light offsetting to endpapers, light soiling to top page edges; jacket lightly soiled and spotted both internally and externally, and a previous owner saw fit to "reinforce" it with scotch tape along the top and bottom edges]. (B&W photographs) INSCRIBED ("To John") and SIGNED by the author on the ffep. Gabriel, the All-Pro quarterback for the Los Angeles Rams -- (an interlude, while you try to remember when the Rams played in L.A., or when any pro football team played in L.A., for that matter) -- "opens his dia... View more info

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Golden Boy

By: Hornung, Paul, as told to William F. Reed

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: (c.2004)

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 14965

ISBN: 0-7432-6619-6

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj

[nice tight clean copy, appears unread, a couple of extremely light dents in top edges of covers; jacket shows only some very minor wrinkling at top of rear panel]. (B&W photographs) Memoir by the Heisman Trophy-winning running back who went on to become an NFL star for the Green Bay Packers, under legendary coach Vince Lombardi. However, his off-the-field partying, girl-chasing and gambling eventually caught up with him, and at the height of his career he was caught up in a gambling scandal and suspended from the NFL for a year. (This was a very big deal, I seem to remember -- I was ten ye... View more info