The Super-Athletes: a Record of the Limits of Human Strength, Speed, and Stamina

By: David P. Willoughby

Price: $47.50  $38.00

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Book Condition: Very Good


Book shows light wear with a ding at the top back cover edge, but quite clean overall. Covers in medium red cloth with silver embossed print Binding is solid and square, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows wear at upper and lower spine, no tears, price clipped, now wrapped in clear protective cover. A bulky 665 pages, the book shows its muscle in a great many b&w photos of beach hijinks, circus feats, girls lifted, guys standing on other guys heads. Internaitonally oriented, and from way back: naked Greek boys wrestling, lots of impressive acrobatic stunts, big fig leaves.

Title: The Super-Athletes: a Record of the Limits of Human Strength, Speed, and Stamina

Author: David P. Willoughby

Categories: Sports/Fitness,

Publisher: A. S. Barnes and Company: 1970

ISBN Number: 0498066517

ISBN Number 13: 9780498066511

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Sports/Fitness

Seller ID: 141655

Keywords: Supermen, Muscle Men, Big Dudes, Lifting, Barrel, Olympic, Weightlifing Feats, Endurance, Sholdering, Finger Pulling, Wrist-Wrestling, Cycling, Rope Kipping, Club Swinging, Throwing, Batting, Tightripe, Contortion, Trapeze, Juggling, Swordmanship, Boxing, Archery Baseball, Jumping, Card Tearing, Coin Bening, Horseshoe Breaking, Feats, Blow Resisting, Records, Winners, ,