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The Light of Scarthey, Egerton, Castle.
1 Egerton, Castle. The Light of Scarthey
New York Frederick A. Stokes Co 1899 Fifth Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket Signed by Author
Red cover with gilt lettering and top edge. "Author's Autograph Edition, limited to one thousand copies, this copy no 889" Signed plate on front pastedown. Egerton Castle M.A., F.S.A. (12 March 1858 – 16 September 1920) was a Victorian era author, antiquarian, and swordsman, and an early practitioner of reconstructed historical fencing, as well as the captain of the British épée and sabre teams at the 1908 Olympics.[1] He was born in London into a wealthy family; his maternal grandfather was the publishing magnate and philanthropist Egerton Smith.[2] He was a lieutenant in the Second West India Regiment and afterwards a captain in the Royal Engineers Militia. He was also an expert on bookplates and a keen collector. Egerton Castle co-authored many novels with his wife, Agnes (née Sweetman) (Wikipedia); 8vo 8" - 9" tall; Signed by Author 
Price: 34.97 USD
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One More Victory Lap  (Author Signed), Lewis, Carl and Jeffrey Marx
2 Lewis, Carl and Jeffrey Marx One More Victory Lap (Author Signed)
Santa Monica, CA Athletics International 1996 0884970051 / 9780884970057 First Edition; First Printing Paperback As New with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Book is in as new condition and signed by author. 225 pages with photos. Written with Jeffrey Marx a pulitizer prize winning writer. Signed by Carl Lewis at a seminar that seller attended. Multiple copies available. We provide delivery tracking on US orders. Rare.; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 225 pages; ; Signed by Author 
Price: 11.97 USD
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Devil at My Heels  A WW II Hero's Epic Saga of Torment, Survival, and Forgiveness (Author Signed), Zamperini, Louis & David Rensin
3 Zamperini, Louis & David Rensin Devil at My Heels A WW II Hero's Epic Saga of Torment, Survival, and Forgiveness (Author Signed)
William Morrow 2003 006018860X / 9780060188603 First Edition; First Impression Hardcover Very Good in Near Fine dust jacket Signed by Author
Stated First edition. Signed by author on page opposite title page. There is a child's inscription in ink on endpaper gifting the book on someones birthday. Otherwise book and dust look new. Louis Silvie Zamperini (January 26, 1917 – July 2, 2014) was an American World War II veteran, a Christian evangelist and an Olympic distance runner, best known for being a Japanese prisoner of war survivor. Zamperini enlisted in the United States Army Air Corps in September 1941and earned a commission as a second lieutenant. He was deployed to the Pacific island of Funafuti as a bombardier on the Consolidated B-24 Liberator bomber Super Man. Rare Signed edition.; Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 292 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 99.97 USD
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