New York: John Day, (1928). First edition. Hardcover. x, 293 pp., octavo, original yellow cloth. Dust soiling to covers, lacking front free endpaper, else very good. Item #22052
The book's title is spelled $PORT$ on front cover and title page, expressing succintly the author's view that modern (1928) sports is more about money than sportsmanship and competition. John R. Tunis (1899-1975) was a prolific author of juvenile sports stories, as well as a journalist and sports broadcaster.