The Big Book of Football Champions 1950
The First Edition of the Series The Annual contains all the football news for the season 1950/51. With full page colour and black & white photos of the stars. Great colourised full page photos, The Book is dominated with Newcastle United's FA Cup Win A very comprehensive guide to football of the time.
The 1950-51 FA Cup
All set for Spurs hat-trick ~ by Alf Ramsey
The League Champions were Spurs and shows a small b&w; team photo of the championship side
Articles by Nat Lofthouse, Billy Steel, Stan Pearson, Johnny Hancocks, Stan Mortensen, and many others, photos of Harry Johnston - Footballer of the year, Len Shackleton, Raich Carter and Don Revie, Johnny Morris, Jackie Sewell, Tommy Lawton and many more stars...
The Very First Edition in good condition the dustjacket not price clipped (10/6d) has some minor chips on on the spine top and bottom.
We trade in football books and annuals from the 1940’s to the 1960’s,The Charles Buchan Football Monthly Magazine and retired players signed photos. Books signed by the author are also a speciality mainly from the quality Publishing houses of the day, Stanley Paul, Museum and Pelham to name just a few.
Mass market soccer annuals, were first published just after the war, The Boys Book of Soccer being the first published by Evans Brothers in 1945 was printed on war economy standard paper other popular annuals that followed The FA Book for Boys 1947, Sampson Low Marston Series 1949, The Big Book of Football Champions 1950, Charles Buchan’s Soccer Gift Book 1953, The Topical Times Football Book 1959, in mid 1960's Publishing Houses launched Players Annuals, Billy Wright, Denis Law and many more.
With 100's of collectors of the early annuals we do hope we can help some of you with your collections by supplying missing editions to upgrading your collection. We have several editions all in very good condition.