1985 FIRST EDITION, W. H. Allen, London.
Hard Cover: gloss, colour illustrated boards, some light bumping to corners, a small rear to top, and spine is slightly faded.
Endpapers: intact, red in colour, clean and near fine.
Main Text Body: pp 192, clean and fine except for some small red stains to the very edges of the first and last couple of pages, which appears to have come from the endpapers.
Spine: tight, intact.
Page Structure: fine.
This is a witty book looking at sporting eccentrics, and is presented in an alphabetical format.
'....these pages have been open to any legitimate eccentrics - be they players, officials, benefactors, sponsors or fans; fit and with it or lame and loopy. The result is a collection of over 350 specimens aged from five to 104, drawn from 48 sports and 36 countries and covering the years from 536 B.C. to A.D. 1984.'