PRIDE OF THE BAY: The Story of the Glenelg Football Club 1920-2003

By: Cornwall, Peter and Wood, John

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(iii), v, + 406pp. Intext b/white halftone plate illustrations (archival and other sources) throughout, plus several cartoon-style sketch-drawings. Book clean and square. Spine firm, lightly bumped. Plain black boards ditto on head. Textblock unmarked. Colour-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket slightly edgeworn only. First published in 1999, this second revised and updated edition published in 2003 is a thorough telling of the story of the Glenelg Football Club. It was a less than ideal start for Glenelg in the South Australian Football League, but by 1925, after four seasons, the club had won its first game. Success was to follow, but then came a long premiership drought before the recruiting of Neil Kerley in 1967, a coaching coup which changed the club's fortunes . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword by Graham Cornes, Tribute to John Wood (1944-1995), Author Bio., Acks., 21 chapters, Statistics, Bibliography. Book weight approx. 1.2 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.

Title: PRIDE OF THE BAY: The Story of the Glenelg Football Club 1920-2003

Author Name: Cornwall, Peter and Wood, John

Categories: Australian Rules Football, Sport - Club Histories, Australiana,

Edition: Second Edition, Revised

Publisher: Richmond, South Australia, Graphic Print Group: 2003

ISBN Number: 0975056107

ISBN Number 13: 9780975056103

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good +

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 012979

Keywords: Sport Biography, Australian Rules Football Clubs, Glenelg (South Australia), Football Club History, Cornwall, Peter, 1962- , Wood, John, 1944-1995