250+ Track Books, etc. For Sale


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250+ Track Books, etc. For Sale

Postby Alan Sigmon » Tue Aug 17, 2010 4:21 pm

Due to a variety of circumstances, I am disposing of a significant number of items from my track library. Prices are listed for most items. Buyer will pay shipping/postal costs. REVISED E-MAIL: Contact me at sigmonbooks2010 at gmail.com [change at to @ for e-mail]. I will update the posting from time to time as items are sold. [Latest Update 16 April 2011] Alan Sigmon

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7. All Time World List: The 1000 Best Track & Field Performances in Olympic Events (Pino Mappa & Roberto Quercetani), 1996. $8
8. Almanacco Illustrato Atletica 1988 (Edizioni Panini) 1988, hardcover, 622 pp. $5 SALE PENDING
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11. Archie's Little Black Book. (Archie Richardson) 3 eds. 1953, 1957. $25 each
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14. ATFS Annual 2000 -- $10.
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19. Athletic Ability: The Anatomy of Winning (Rolf Wirhed) 1984, hardcover, 136 pp. $10
20. Athletics: How to Become a Champion (Percy Cerutty ), 1961, hardcover, c.190 pp. $40 SALE PENDING
21. Athletics Officiating: A Practical Guide (IAAF), 50 pp. $2
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25. Better Training for Distance Runners (David E. Martin, Peter Coe), 1997, oversized 434 pp. $20
26. Big Red Book (Track & Field News), 1995, 132 pp. Spiral bound. $3
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36. Complete Book of the Olympics, The (ed. David Wallechinsky, 2000). 932 pp. $10
37. Complete Guide to Running (Jim Alford, Bob Holmes, Ron Hill, Harry Wilson) 1985. 176 pp. $20
38. Complete Runner, The. (ed. Runner’s World), 1974. 392 pp. $15
39. Computerized Running Training Programs (James B. Gardner, J. Gerry Purdy) 1970, 260 pp. $10
40. Coqs et Centurions (FFA), 1986, 400 pp. $10
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42. Cross Country Running (Marc Bloom) 1978, 194 pp. $8
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49. Distance Running Records (Dave Roberts & RRC), 1962, 60 pp. $10
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52. Encyclopaedia of Athletics (Melvyn Watman), 4th edition, 1977. $10
53. Encyclopedia of British Athletics Records (Ian Buchanan) 1961, Hardcover, 272 pp. $15
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63. First Four Minutes (Roger Bannister) 1955. $10
64. Flying and Throwing (Chris Turner), 1993. [Review of Finnish track history 1906 – 1994] 10 pp. $1 SALE PENDING
65. Flying Feet (Brian Hewson) 1963, hardcover, 160 pp. Autobiography of 1958 Euro 1500m champion. $20
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68. Four-Minute Mile, The. (Roger Bannister), 1981 ed., 254 pp. $10
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71. Gil Dodds: The Flying Parson (Mel Larson) 1945, 1948, hardcover, 126 pp. $20
72. Golden Milers, The (Norman Giller) 1982, hardcover, 96 pp. Profiles of mile record setters Many photos. $12 SALE PENDING
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75. Guide to Track and Field Injuries (Arnd Krüger & Helmut Oberdieck) 1978, 94 pp. $3
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78. A History of Modern Track and Field Athletics (1860-1990) (Roberto L. Quercetani) 1991, hardcover, oversized, 322 pp. $25
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83. Hurdling and Steeplechasing (Runner’s World), 1974, 48 pp. $3 SALE PENDING
84. IAAF Winter Handbook 1995/1996 (IAAF), 1996; 1999/2000, 106 pp. $1
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92. IAAF World Rankings Yearbook 2001, 424 pp. $3
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102. Leichtathletik im 19. Jahrundert (Hubert Hamacher) Yearly World Lists from the 19th Century. $15
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104. Lon (Don H. Potts) 1993, 184 pp. Biography of Lon Myers, autographed by the author. $15
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106. Long Distance Record Book, The (Andy Milroy) 1978, 60 pp. British, Continental, & World Record progressions 15km to 24 Hours & more. $15
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110. Middle and Long Distance, Marathon and Steeplechase (Dennis Watts, Harry Wilson), 80 pp. $8 SALE PENDING
111. Milers, The (Cordner Nelson, Roberto Quercetani) 1985, hardcover, 544 pp. History of the mile and 1500m. [many copies] $10
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114. National Centre for Athletics Literature Catalogue (3rd edition) (John Bromhead) 1988. $3
115. Never Quit (Glenn Cunningham w/George X. Sand) 1981. Hardcover, 144 pp. $15
116. North Carolina Resident Masters Track & Field Records, 1988 (40 pp), 1989 (37 pp) [2 editions]. $1
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123. Olympic Track & Field (Bert Nelson), 1975, 64 pp. [copy previously owned by Don Potts] $20 SALE PENDING
124. Olympic Track & Field (TFN) 1979. $5
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127. Olympic Track & Field History (Mel Watman), 2004), 208 pp. $2
128. One Hundred Greatest Moments in Olympic History (Bud Greenspan), hardcover, oversized (9x12”), 224 pp. $20
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133. Pursuit of Excellence: The Olympic Story (Associated Press/Grolier), 1979, hardcover, 384 pp. Book is falling apart, but has lots of good photos. $3
134. Racing Techniques (Runner's World) 1971. $5 SALE PENDING
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136. Runners and Walkers: A Nineteenth Century Sports Chronicle (John Cumming) 1981, hardcover, oversized, c. 176 pp). $25
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138. Running Body, The (E.C. Frederick ) 1973, 46 pp. (2 copies) $5
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142. Running the Distance (Jack Buckner), 1989. [autographed] $10
143. Running Injury Free (Runner’s World), 1995, 48 pp, [2 copies]. $1
144. Running Shorts (Stan Greenberg), 1997, hardcover, 128 pp. Collection of anecdotes, facts, & track trivia. $5
145. Running Trax (Gerry Purdy) 1996. Spiral Bound. [update of Computerized Running Training Programs] $5 SALE PENDING
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149. Sackville Illustrated Dictionary of Athletics, The. (Tom Knight, Nick Troop) 1988, hardcover, c. 170 pp. $12
150. Sebastian Coe (Neil Wilson), 1982, 62 pp. Children’s book. $5.
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152. Scoring Tables For Men's and Women's Combined Events Competitions (IAAF) 1985, 112 pp. $3
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154. Spalding’s Athletic Almanac. (11 editions). 1926, 1928, 1930-31, 1935-41. [REDUCED PRICE: COMPLETE SET FOR $300, OR BEST OFFER; inquire about individual issues.]
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169. Track and Field (Ray M. Conger) 1939. Hardcover, 94 pp. $10
170. Track and Field Coaching Manual (TAC/ed. Vern Gambetta) 1981, 208 pp. $10
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172. Track and Field Technique Through Dynamics (Tom Ecker) 1976, 128 pp. $5
173. Track Management (Andy Bakjian) 1982, 93 pp [2 copies. $3
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182. United Kingdom Indoor Track & Field Handbook (Andrew Huxtable & Patrick Mackenzie) 1966, 78 pp. $8
183. U.S. Masters Track & Field Rankings for 2001, 46 pp. $2
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191. Women’s Running (Joan Ullyot), 1976, 156 pp. $5
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194. World History of Track And Field Athletics 1864-1964, A (Roberto Quercetani) 1964, 370 pp. $35
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Periodicals
198. American Athletics (magazine) Spring/Summer 1989--Fall 1998. $1 for both.
199. American Track & Field, 1997 World Championships Guide; 1999 World Championship Press Guide (2 copies); 1999 Global Merit Rankings; 2003 Summer (cover—Flanagan at Penn Relays); 2003 World Championships Preview (cover – Dragila); 2003 Winter (cover – Drossin at US CC Champs); 2004 Spring (cover Olympic marathon trials M&W); 2004 Summer (cover – Cantwell throwing sequence); 2004 Resource Guide (cover – Webb at Pre); 2004 Yearbook [ 2 copies]; 2004 Fall (Cover – Wariner OG 400m); 2004 Global Merit Rankings (Cover – El Guerrouj OG 1500m/ Isinbayeva); 2005 Spring (cover – S. Culpepper at US Indoor). $1 each, or all for $10
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201. Athletics [Magazine]. 1949. (forerunner of Athletics Weekly). $30
202. Athletics [Canada] Jan. 2000. $1
203. Athletics International: July 20, 1993 – Dec. 12,2002 (10 years, all issues). $100
204. Athletics Today. 30 Mar & 22 Jun 1989, 2 Nov 1989--7 Jul 1993. $50
205. Athletics Weekly. 1950, 1952, 1954, 1955 [one of these 4 previous missing some], 1962--No. 40; 1963--all except No. 32; 1964---all except No. 44; 1965--All except No. 18; 1966--all; 1967--all; 1968--all except 1-4; 1969--all; 1972--all except 4, 5, 7, 9, 16, 20-26, 28, 31, 44; 1970--all; 1971--all; 1972--all; 1973--all; 1974--all; 1975--all except 3, 19, 28, 32, 34; 1976--all; 1977--all; 1978--all;1979-all; 1980-all; 1981-all;1982--all; 1983-all; 1984-all; 1985--28, 32, 40; 1986--All except 20, 21, 31; 1987--all. [Entire set consists of over 1400 issues. Will sell to best acceptable offer.]
206. Athletics Weekly: Single Copies: 1972--No. 29; 1973--No. 35; 1974--No. 31; 1976—all except No. 32 & 33;1975--No. 28, 38; 1979--14, 15, 23; 1982--No. 27-30, 33, 34 (3 extras); 35, 37, 40; 1983--28, 30, 37; 1984--27, 36; 1985--28, 32, 40 [2 copies]. (Possible extras: 1969--No. 41; 1986--No. 20, 21, 31?; 1972--No. 52) Single issues $2 each.
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208. Athletisme Magazine (France), 28 Sep 1971; Sep. & Oct. 1975. Both for $5
209. FAST Newsletter: Dec. 1989-2010. $5
210. Leichtathletik (magazine), 2 Dec 1986 – 17 May 1988. [c. 70 issues] $25
211. Runner’s World—May 1991 (25th Anniversary Issue); April 1996 (Boston Marathon 100th Anniversary Collector’s Edition) $3; Feb. 2005 – Aug. 2006. $1 each, or all for $8.
212. Running Journal [Southeastern US tabloid, covering mostly road racing], all issues 1986 to present. $125
213. Running Times: 2004—July/Aug, Sep, Oct; 2005—Jan/Feb, Apr, May, Jun, Jul/Aug. $1 each, or all for $5.
214. Sports Illustrated, Jul 26, 1982 (Cover: Mary Decker, following 10,000m WR). $6
215. Sports Illustrated: Special Preview – The 1984 Olympics, 534 pp. Features on Daley Thompson, Rob de Castella, Zhu Jianhua. $6
216. Track & Field News: 1997: Jan-Feb, May-Jun, Aug-Nov; 1999: Jan, Mar, Apr, Aug, Sep.; Sep. 2000 (Olympic Issue). Mar. 2010 (Athletes of the Decade). Duplicates (In White Box): 1973--I & II Feb, I Apr-I May, II Jun-Sep; 1974--II May, I Jul, Oct; 1975--Jul-Aug; 1979--Nov; 1980--Jan, Jul, Sep; 1981--May-Jun; 1982--Jan (5); Apr, Oct; 1983--Jan; May, Jun, Aug (2) & Apr-Aug, Nov (? or 1984); Sep, Oct, Dec (2); 1984--All + Feb-Mar, May-Oct & All except Jan, Jul, Sep; 1985--All + Jan (2), May, Jul, Aug, Sep (3), Oct (2), Nov, Dec; 1986--Mar-Dec, Mar (2), Apr, May, Jul-Dec; 1987--All; Jan-Mar, May-Nov; Feb, Mar, May-Jul, Aug (2), Nov-Dec; 1988--All except Apr; Feb (2), Nov; 1989--All; 1990--Jan-Jun; 1995--Dec (3); 1996--Jan (1). Each issue $2.
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Electronic
218. Olympic Experience: 20 Years of the Greatest Film Moments (Virgin Video) (Video Cassette). $5
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Miscellaneous
224. Calendar 1987: Tracks Greatest Champions (from TFN). $5
225. Coca Cola cans (2), w/”Paris 1924” Olympic picture. $2.
226. IAAF 75th Anniversary Logo Tote Bag (paper), from 1987 World Indoor Championships. $2
227. Meet Program: NCAA Division I Championships 1995. $1 SALE PENDING
228. Meet Program: US Outdoor Championships 1985. $2 SALE PENDING
229. Meet Program: US Outdoor Championships 1986. $2 SALE PENDING
230. Meet Program: US Indoor Championships 1995. $2 SALE PENDING
231. Meet Program: US Indoor Championships 1995. $2 SALE PENDING
232. Meet Program: US Olympic Trials Men’s Marathon 1996. $2 SALE PENDING
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234. Nike Terra TC Running Shoes, size 12. Good condition, except for deterioration around collar. Photo available if interested. $30.
235. Poster: Prefontaine Classic 1985 [image of Pre’s last race] (2 copies). $25
236. Poster: 20th Anniversary of Prefontaine’s Death [image of Pre’s last race] $12
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238. Press Clippings (purchased from Mel Watman): Michel Bernard, Stanislav Jungwirth, Siegfried Herrmann, Jurgen Straub, Witold Baran, Johan Fourie, Sandor Iharos, Emiel Puttemans, & others. $40
239. Ron Morris’ On Track Track & Field Metric Calculator. $2
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Clothing (T-shirts):
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244. NCAA Championships 1995 (Knoxville), size L, used, $4. SALE PENDING
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246. Olympic Games 1996, sized for “toddler,” green w/flame logo. $3.
247. Olympic Trials 1996, child size. $3.
248. Olympic Trials 1996, size XL, used. $10.
249. “Prefontaine Classic” IAAF Grand Prix w/image of Pre’s last race. Jerzees brand, size L, used, but in v. good condition. $12.
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NEW ADDITIONS:

253. IAAF Directory of Athletes Representatives, 2000, 44 pp. $1
254. Middle Distance Running (Percy Cerutty), hardbound, 98 pp. $40.
255. US Athletics Calendar 2001, from American Track & Field Magazine, c. 130 pp. $1
256. US Athletics Calendar 2001, from American Track & Field Magazine, c. 160 pp. $1
257. Track Stats (Quarterly Periodical of the British National Union of Track Statisticians), Nov. 1987 – May 1987 [c. 34 issues] $80.


New Addition (April 2011)

258. USATF Masters Championships, Charlotte, NC (2006) Competitor’s pin. $2
259. US Outdoor Championships 1985, Program Inserts (June 14,15,16 – June 15 insert autographed by Dwight Stones). Make Offer.
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Re: 250+ Track Books, etc. For Sale

Postby Master Mirthmaker » Thu Aug 19, 2010 4:40 am

Tried the e-mail address given and my query bounced as spam.
Sent PM and no response
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Re: 250+ Track Books, etc. For Sale

Postby kuha » Fri Aug 20, 2010 11:53 am

I also sent an email several days ago with no response...
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Re: 250+ Track Books, etc. For Sale

Postby Alan Sigmon » Sun Dec 05, 2010 12:06 pm

List now updated with availability as of Dec. 5, 2010
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Re: 250+ Track Books, etc. For Sale

Postby Alan Sigmon » Tue Mar 08, 2011 8:02 pm

Available items now updated as of 6 March 2011.
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