A Sports Bestiary (Hardcover w/dj)
by George Plimpton (Author), Arnold Roth (Illustrator)
USED-VERY GOOD/LIKE NEW HARDCOVER W/DJ. THE TEXT & BINDING OF THIS BOOK ARE IN TIGHT & CRISP CONDITION (LIKE NEW). THE COVER IS ALSO NICE, BUT DOES HAVE 3-4 SMALL TEARS ON THE EDGES.
The authors of this book have bagged an extraordinary menagerie of the strange and wonderful creatures that inhabit the different sports kingdoms.
After numerous forays into the hazardous worlds of football, baseball, basketball, tennis, golf, and others, Plimpton and Roth, tireless sports enthusiasts, have tracked down such elusive and rarely before seen beings such as:
The Killer Instinct'
The Infield Fly Rule
The Nose Guard
and the Scum...and much more
This book covers a dozen different sports and fifty creatures that will amuse and delight sports fans everywhere..whatever their game