The Football Gravy Train

By: O'Rourke, Frank

Price: $35.00

Quantity: 1 available


Fiction. Tells the story of a young man with an athletic scholarship "driven by pressure from all sides to put football ahead of his studies, to throw away a future career for a present victory." Burgundy cloth w/orange spine lettering, 182 pages, cover illustration by Calabrese. A bit of slant, tanning, faint dampstaining to bottom edge, in price-clipped dust jacket w/some edgewear/light chipping, sticker pull to top right corner of front panel, a bit of dampstaining to bottom of rear panel. Can be a difficult title to find in a dust jacket.

Title: The Football Gravy Train

Author Name: O'Rourke, Frank

Categories: Sports (football),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, A.S. Barnes & Company: 1951

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 015443

Keywords: Frank O'Rourke, college football, scholarships, Calabrese