First edition of The Four Winners by Knute K. Rockne in the scarce dust jacket.
Octavo, , 251pp. Orange cloth, title stamped in black on spine and cover. No additional printings on copyright page. Solid text block, clean leaves, a touch of foxing to edges, a bright, near fine example. Three plates of photographs. In publisher’s scarce first state dust jacket, $2.00 retail price on front flap, sunning to spine and some to front cover, rubbing to corners, edges, and flap folds, small closed tears to top edge, a very good example.
Knute Rockne (1888-1931) was a football coach at the University of Notre Dame, leading his teams to over 100 wins and three national championships between 1918-1930.