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The Victorian Football Miscellany

Author : Paul Brown
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The Victorian Football Miscellany is a quirky and fascinating collection of trivia, facts and anecdotes from football’s earliest years. Delve into an absorbing world of ox-bladder balls, baggy-kneed knickerbockers and outstanding moustaches, and read remarkable tales of the first ever cup final, the invention of the shinpad, the evolution of dribbling, the first own goal and a seemingly-invincible penalty-taking elephant. Other entries cover the foundation of the Football Association, the development of the Laws of the Game and the origins of football’s most popular clubs. Packed with stories, profiles and lists, this is an indispensable guide to the colourful and unusual world of 19th century football.

The QPR Miscellany

Author : Ash Rose
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The QPR Miscellany is the definitive set text for every fan of the world famous Rangers. Packed with facts, fun, gossip, nostalgia and conjecture, it looks back over their glorious history to celebrate the personalities, victories and controversies of the sport’s biggest name, culminating in their extraordinary return to the Premier League in 2010/11. Handily pocket-sized to pull out in the middle of those pub arguments over who was the fastest, dirtiest or biggest, this book will not only tell you who scored the most goals, what was the largest attendance or who was the longest-serving manager, but also who earned the most red cards and how the club became one of the richest in the world. Put down your pie and pick up a copy.

Nottingham Forest Miscellany

Author : Pete Attaway
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Nottingham Forest Miscellany is packed with fascinating facts, figures, trivia, stats, stories and anecdotes all relating to the history of Nottingham Forest Football Club. From memorable matches to favourite sons, the book follows no set order, chronological or otherwise, but has plenty to keep any fanatic coming back for more - and is fully endorsed by the club.Key features- A miscellany of trivia, history, anecdotes, facts and figures relating to the history of Nottingham Forest, which is fully endorsed by the club- Part of the popular and successful Miscellany series which features a number of football clubs- Includes contemporary and historic images of club legends and from the key events and matches from the club's colourful history- Written by respected football writer Pete Attaway, author of Nottingham Forest On This Day and Nottingham Forest: A Complete Record

The Sheffield United Miscellany

Author : Darren Phillips
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The Sheffield United – a book on the Blades like no other, packed with facts, stats, trivia, stories and legends. Sheffield United FC enjoy a notable history. Names such as Ernest Needham, Jimmy Hagan and Alan Woodward have worn the famous red and white stripes hundreds of times. As has the mercurial Tony Currie plus the infamous William ‘Fatty’ Foulke - a huge keeper who walked off the field at a whim and once dumped a forward on his head in a muddy penalty area. The Sheffield United Miscellany charts these events and many more in an intriguing format. Well known events are covered as are some priceless trivia gems - who can claim to have known the club was founded on the site of one of snooker’s most hallowed venues and hosted the obscure winter sport of bandy? Also featured are a wide range of statistics, quotes and biographies from the club’s 110-year history, making it a must for any Blade. Can you really afford not to own a copy?

The Fulham FC Miscellany

Author : Alex White
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Packed with facts, stats, trivia, stories and legend, The Fulham FC Miscellany is the ultimate book of trivia on the Lilliewhites and is a treasure trove of information that you can dip in and out of at your leisure. It will make you smile, laugh out loud, sigh and reflect on the good times and the bad. Written by lifelong fan Alex White, this is a book no self-respecting Fulham fan should be without.

The Notts County Miscellany

Author : David Clayton
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The Notts County Miscellany – a book on the Magpies like no other, packed with facts, stats, trivia, stories and legend. Featured here are more than 100 stories on the world’s oldest football club ranging from how the club was formed in 1862 up to little-known facts about Director of Football Sven-Goran Eriksson. Here you will find player feats, individual records and plenty of weird and wonderful tales from a club that has rarely realised its potential. Rivalry with Nottingham Forest, the history of Meadow Lane and how the club came to wear their famous black & white striped kit, plus favourite managers, quotes ranging from the profound to the downright bizarre and cult heroes from yesteryear – a book no true County fan should be without.

The Celtic Miscellany

Author : David Potter
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Celtic is an unusual football club, inspiring strong feelings in almost everyone. It is of course virtually impossible to chronicle all that has happened in the history of the club, but this little gem draws together some of the most interesting, quirky and downright odd events that have taken place over their long and auspicious existence. Packed with facts, stats, trivia, stories and legend, the reader will delve deep to find out all about the events and people who have shaped the club into what it is today. Featured here are a plethora of stories on this charismatic football club ranging from how the club was formed, to little-known facts about players and managers. Here you will find player feats, individual records and plenty of amusing quotes. Rivalry with Rangers, favourite managers and cult heroes from yesteryear – a book no true Celtic fan should be without.

Miscellaneous

Author : John Hollingshead
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The Book of Days A Miscellany of Popular Antiquties in Connection with the Calendar Edited by R Chambers

Author : Robert Chambers
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Miscellaneous Works

Author : Dr. Doran (John)
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British Union catalogue of Periodicals L R

Author : James Douglas Stewart
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The British National Bibliography

Author : Arthur James Wells
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Miscellaneous Paper Ontario Geological Survey

Author : Ontario Geological Survey
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General Catalogue of Printed Books to 1955

Author : British Museum. Dept. of Printed Books
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Ontario Geological Survey Miscellaneous Paper

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Inventory to Posters Original Art Miscellaneous Items Held at the Yukon Archives

Author : Yukon Archives
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The Aeroplane

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Dod s Parliamentary Companion

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Serials in the British Library

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Illustrated Sporting Dramatic News

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