Very Good-in Very Good-dust jacket. Tiny, 1/8" circular stain on front cover (barely noticeable), bottom of spine is very lightly bumped, otherwise binding is almost as new. One author's inscription on front flyleaf, else Contents are almost like new. Very minor wear on the clean, complete DJ.; 9-1/4" Tall, xii + 208pp. + 32p b/w photos. Smooth red boards, bright gold lettering. SPORTS BIOGRAPHY. INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY AUTHOR (To Pat McNulty, Sincere thanks for all the faith and support you've shown for my 'running projects' over the years. I appreciate all you've done! Fred Lewis). "No other athlete this century has managed to defy the calendar like Johnny Kelley. Eighty-four years old and still running, Johnny has answered the starting gun in 60 Boston Marathons. Johnny's life is a golden story, rich in running history and human feelings...This book is filled with stories of Johnny's life, the Boston Marathon, and distance running throughout the twentieth century. It's a wonderful story for people of all abilities and interests who want to give life their very best and, metaphorically, never stop running. " One-page chart: Johnny Kelley's Boston Marathon Record. Index.
near fine with very good+ dj. SIGNED by subject Lewis, Frederick & Dick Johnson., WRS Publishing, c1992, 1st Edition, red cloth (hard cover), near fine with very good+ dj (two small edge tears), 208 pp with index, extensive B&W photographic illus., tall 8vo, ISBN: 0941539873, New England Sports Museum bookplate SIGNED by the late Johnny Kelley affixed to ffep, 'No other athlete this century has managed to defy the calendar like Johhny Kelley', Collectible SIGNED copy!
As New in Near Fine jacket. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. Presentation Copy, Signed By Author ND on title page. A handsome first edition hard bound in publisher's original red loth covers.208 numbered pages. All page ends finished and unmarked. Illustrated by photographs. Presentation first edition inscribed as follows, "My best to Carolyn Carson + thanks (signed) Johnny Kelley! " Book has o wear or any defects. DJ is complete and is not clipped. Light wear to top spine end area. Otherwise a solid, tight, clean, complete first edition with bright and clean internals.
Very good in very good dust jacket. Signed by author. Clean and tight with edge wear and shelf wear of the dust jacket, with tiny tears on the edge of dj. Text clean. Sewn binding. Paper over boards. 208 p. Audience: General/trade.
Fine in Very Good + jacket. Signed Copy A square solid tight clean copy. The plain paper jacker has some light rubbing wear, edgewear. This copy has been inscribed, signed and dated 1992 to Janie by Johnny Kelley, the sublect of the book, who has since died.
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