My Name Is Mister Ryan: The Greatness in People Series Part One
Poplar Bluff, Missouri, U.S.A. Four Walls Publishing. 1994, Limited Edition, First Printing. (ISBN: 0963931601). Hard Cover. Ill.: Various Photographers. Limited Edition, Complete number line at copyright page. Signed by author with dedication [to Tommy Lynch] at fep, dated 2-15-1994. Illustrated with B&W photographs. Limited Edition copy #231/990. Dust jacket in new archival mylar, clean, crisp, colors bright, minimal handling wear. Black leatherette boards, copper lettering, fine. Pages  clean, unmarked, binding tight, slight lean to spine. Publisher's mail out sales brochure [addressed to Thomas Lynch] laid in. Story of the high school basketball coach, Arnold Ryan, in the small town of Puxico, Missouri whose teams would bring change to the American game of basketball. Ryan's 1951 Puxico Indians were one of the most powerful and provocative teams ever to play the game. He and his players transcended sports to embrace the higher instinct in us all, a source of pride for a community and confirmation of its rural values [St. Louis Post-Dispatch and St. Louis Globe-Democrat]. Hardcover editions are no longer available from the publisher. Media Mail, Priority & most international shipping include free tracking information. Every book listed is located in my smoke free and climate controlled shop. All are inspected by me and will have qualities and/or flaws described. Near Fine/Near Fine. Inscribed By Author.
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