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American professional boxer, former World Heavyweight Champion, best known as the man who defeated the great John L. Sullivan, faced the best competition his era had to offer, squaring off with a total of 9 fighters who would later be enshrined alongside him in the International Boxing Hall of Fame. Extremely RARE 1925 gold-embossed, cloth-bound First Edition hardcover book "The Roar of the Crowd" written by Corbett signed, inscribed & dated on first free page "To My friend Herbert Saskett With warmest regards Jas J Corbett Bayside, N.Y. Sept 15/25", G.P. Putnam's Sons New York & London The Knickerbocker Press 1925, accompanied by certification from JSA. Of historical note, though later editions of "The Roar of the Crowd" signed by Corbett do appear on the marketplace from time to time, signed First Editions are Extremely RARE, our first to auction

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JAMES J. CORBETT (1866-1933) FIRST EDITION GOLD-EMBOSSED, CLOTH-BOUND HARDCOVER BOOK SIGNED----EXTREMELY RARE SIGNED FIRST EDITION THE ROAR OF THE CROWD--FROM JAMES SPENCE AUTHENTICATIONJAMES J. CORBETT (1866-1933) FIRST EDITION GOLD-EMBOSSED, CLOTH-BOUND HARDCOVER BOOK SIGNED----EXTREMELY RARE SIGNED FIRST EDITION THE ROAR OF THE CROWD--FROM JAMES SPENCE AUTHENTICATIONJAMES J. CORBETT (1866-1933) FIRST EDITION GOLD-EMBOSSED, CLOTH-BOUND HARDCOVER BOOK SIGNED----EXTREMELY RARE SIGNED FIRST EDITION THE ROAR OF THE CROWD--FROM JAMES SPENCE AUTHENTICATIONJAMES J. CORBETT (1866-1933) FIRST EDITION GOLD-EMBOSSED, CLOTH-BOUND HARDCOVER BOOK SIGNED----EXTREMELY RARE SIGNED FIRST EDITION THE ROAR OF THE CROWD--FROM JAMES SPENCE AUTHENTICATION
JAMES J. CORBETT (1866-1933) FIRST EDITION GOLD-EMBOSSED, CLOTH-BOUND HARDCOVER BOOK SIGNED----EXTREMELY RARE SIGNED FIRST EDITION THE ROAR OF THE CROWD--FROM JAMES SPENCE AUTHENTICATION
JAMES J. CORBETT (1866-1933) FIRST EDITION GOLD-EMBOSSED, CLOTH-BOUND HARDCOVER BOOK SIGNED----EXTREMELY RARE SIGNED FIRST EDITION "THE ROAR OF THE CROWD"--FROM JAMES SPENCE AUTHENTICATION
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Final Bid: $660.00
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Auction closed on Friday, February 9, 2018.
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