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The Best of the Athletic Boys

Vintage Rescue

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Product Information

Vintage; 1970s
Very Good; some soiling to dust jacket
8.5" L x 5.75" W

Why We Love This

The Best of the Athletic Boys: The White Man's Impact on Jim Thorpe by Jack Newcombe. Garden City: Doubleday Co., 1975. 250 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. The story of the life of Jim Thorpe, one of the greatest athletes of the 20th century. Illustrated with black and white photographs.
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About Vintage Rescue

Hope Berschler of Vintage Rescue has been rescuing eclectic 20th-century household treasures for more than two decades and delights in putting them back into circulation. She has an affinity for vintage books and ephemera, not only for their stories, but for their design, cultural references and yes, their covers. Curated especially for One Kings Lane, the items offered here are ready for you to rescue and use for vintage home decor and gifting.