(Americana : Boxing History) "The Long Count Fight." 3 Vols. Fleischer, Nat. Jack Dempsey, The Idol of Fistiana, An Intimate Narrative. ( New York), (1929). Author's Autograph Edition, #246/250 signed by Jack Dempsey and Nat Fleischer. 8vo, original three-quarters black morocco and blue cloth, gilt lettered spine, top edges gilt; joints, corners, spine ends, and edges rubbed, spine scuffed. Book plate on front pastedown. Photo illustrated. Sound and internally clean. * Tunney, Gene. A Man Must Fight. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1932. First edition, #422/500 signed by Gene Tunney. 8vo, original red boards, black cloth spine and corners, red paper spine label; minor wear, original slipcase with photo pictorial and spine labels; some edge wear. Frontispiece portrait, photo plates. Untrimmed. Attractive copy. * Fleischer, Nat. Gene Tunney, The Enigma of the Ring. [New York: The Ring Book Shop], (1929). 8vo, original black-stamped pictorial red cloth, dust jacket. Photo plates. Tight, bright copy.
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