FRASER, Raymond DURELLE, Yvon) Canadian Lives 14
Title: Fighting Fisherman : The Life of Yvon Durelle. pbk.
Publisher:  Formac, Halifax, 1983, ISBN:0887801145
Seller ID: 100574
(DURELLE, Yvon). FRASER, Raymond. The Fighting Fisherman : The Life of YvonDurelle. (Halifax: Formac Publishing Company Limited / Goodreads Biographi es, 1983). Pp (6),-282,(10) of ads,+ 20 pp.photos. 8vo, red card coveres. Mass market paperback. Canadian Lives series, number 14. "This book tellsthe story of a bruising boxer from an Acadian fishing community in New Bru nswick who is still remembered for his great fight with Archie Moore. On that night in December 1958, Yvon Durelle came within a second of winning theworld championship. But there is a dark side of boxing, and a darker side to Durelle's life. Rarely has a sports biographer been so frank about his subject as Ray Fraser is in this book. The result is a remarkable portrait of a complex man and a punishing sport." - from rear cover. Inking verso front cover, some spine creasing, else very good. Uncommon in any format. 25.00