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Image for Small Archive of letters, mostly written to Billie Jean King, with photographs.

Small Archive of letters, mostly written to Billie Jean King, with photographs.

By: Billie Jean King, et al.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Various Places, 1969-1972

Seller ID: SGG312C-1

Condition: Collectible: Very Good


Various places: Various authors, 1969-1970. A full list of the contents of this archive may be had upon request. Very Good. Billie Jean King (BJK) was born in Long Beach in 1943. BJK began playing tennis at an early age and soon became one of the best tennis players in the world. She was ranked the No. 1 professional tennis player in the world, and won a total of 39 Grand Slam titles throughout her career, including 12 singles, 16 doubles and 11 mixed doubles titles... View more info

Image for The Compleat Angler, or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation, Being a Discourse of Rivers, Fishponds, Fish and Fishing not Unworthy the Perusal of Most Anglers

The Compleat Angler, or, The Contemplative Man's Recreation, Being a Discourse of Rivers, Fishponds, Fish and Fishing not Unworthy the Perusal of Most Anglers

By: Izaak Walton (1593-1683)

Price: $700.00

Publisher: London, George C. Harrap & Co. Ltd: 1931

Edition: Limited Edition.

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: GG818-027

Condition: Collectible: Good


LIMITED EDITION of 775 copies, this is number 561 SIGNED by Arthur Rackham on the limitation page. 4to. 10 1/2 x 8 inches. (224) pp. Half-title, color frontispiece with captioned tissue guard, title page printed in black and green inks with froggy vignette, Introduction by Henry Williamson, tailpieces, headpieces, occasional inset illustrations in the text, 11 color plates with captioned tissue guards; text clean, unmarked. Full gilt-decorated vellum, illustrated end-... View more info