INSCRIBED AND SIGNED BY BILL LEVY AND ADDITIONALLY SIGNED BY GALEN FISS, PAUL WARFIELD, AND FRANK RYAN
LEVY, Bill. Return to Glory. The Story of the Cleveland Browns. Cleveland and New York: The World Publishing Group, (1965). Octavo, original brown cloth. $200.
First edition, inscribed in the year of publication: “9/13/65. To John, Best of luck, Bill Levy,” and additionally signed by Browns linebacker Galen Fiss, Hall of Fame wide receiver Paul Warfield, and Frank Ryan.
This book covers the history of the Cleveland Browns between 1946 and 1965, from their establishment to their last NFL championship in 1964. Without original dust jacket. This copy includes an inscription by the author, as well as signatures by 11-year Cleveland Browns linebacker Galen Fiss, Hall of Fame wide receiver and Browns icon Paul Warfield, and NFL title-winning Browns quarterback Frank Ryan (also known for holding the NFL’s only mathematics Ph.D., which he earned while still playing).
An about-fine copy, scarce inscribed and signed thus.