SPORTS: Heroics and Hysterics.
Place Published: New York
Publisher: John Day
Date Published: (1928)
Edition: First edition
Condition: Dust soiling to covers, lacking front free endpaper, else very good
Book Id: 22052
x, 293 pp., octavo, original yellow cloth.
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.