The Man on the Medal: The Life & Times of America's First Great Ski Racer

By: DURRANCE, Dick & Miggs (photos); JEROME, John (text)

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A handsome tribute to noted skier, ski resort developer and ski photographer Dick Durrance. With 200 duotone (b&w) photos, which depict the early days of skiing in the US and elsewhere. With preface by Warren Miller. News clips about this book laid in. --- In full blue cloth-covered boards, measuring 11-1/2 in. wide x 10 in. tall. With image of Durrance and title in gilt to cover; gilt-stamped spine titling. Jacket also with a photo of Durrance flying down a slope, and a mirror image of same as used on the National Ski Association of America gold medal. --- With prior owner's signature to front free endpaper, and slight bookshelf white paint transfer to lower edge; otherwise a clean, bright and unmarked copy. Price-clipped jacket is like new but with slight creasing to edges.; Oblong Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall); xii, 177 pages

Title: The Man on the Medal: The Life & Times of America's First Great Ski Racer

Author Name: DURRANCE, Dick & Miggs (photos); JEROME, John (text)

Categories: >>Outdoor Pursuits & Recreation, >>Baseball, Golf and Sports,

Publisher: Aspen, Colorado, Dick Durrance Enterprises: 1995

ISBN Number: 0964847302

ISBN Number 13: 9780964847309

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Stock No.: 82172