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Baseball by  Newton Crane - First edition - 1891 - from James Cummins Bookseller (SKU: 63025)

Baseball

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Baseball

by Crane, Newton

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Condition
Gray cloth, stamped in black, endpapers with ads, and 4 extra pp. of ads at front and back, for Spaulding, Draper and Maynard. V
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London: George Bell & Sons, York Street, Covent Garden, 1891. First edition. [8], 103 pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Gray cloth, stamped in black, endpapers with ads, and 4 extra pp. of ads at front and back, for Spaulding, Draper and Maynard. Very good copy of an extremely scarce book. First edition. [8], 103 pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Will Baseball Replace Cricket?? Written by the President of National Baseball League of Great Britain; Formerly United States Consul, Manchester. He advocates baseball in England and his book as "practical assistance to the large and rapidly increasing number of young men in this country who have manifested a desire to acquire a knowledge of baseball..."

Advertisement at back for The Baseball Association of Great Britain and Ireland, President The Rev. F. Marshall

This book is part of "The All-England Seies." Smith 758

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Bookseller
James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
63025
Title
Baseball
Author
Crane, Newton
Format/binding
[8], 103 pp. 1 vols. 12mo
Book condition
Used - Gray cloth, stamped in black, endpapers with ads, and 4 extra pp. of ads at front and back, for Spaulding, Draper and Maynard. V
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition
Publisher
George Bell & Sons, York Street, Covent Garden
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1891
Keywords
Baseball | British
Bookseller catalogs
History, Travel & Geography;

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About James Cummins Bookseller

Founded in 1978 by James Cummins, the firm has grown to include two New Jersey locations as well as the main store at 699 Madison Avenue (between 62nd and 63rd Streets) in New York City.Hours: Monday - Friday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (During July & August, until 4:00 p.m. on Fridays.)The Madison Avenue store is a seventh-floor oasis for book-lovers, a quiet and pleasantly furnished book room with a carefully chosen, expertly catalogued and broad-based selection of fine and rare books, autographs, manuscripts, and works of art. We have built notable private collections for American and international clients. Our stock is always changing, and our steady input from private buying and public auctions assures our clients of new surprises (and temptations!) at each visit. Our stock covers a wide range of collecting interests, with particular emphasis in the following fields: British and American Literature, Sporting Books, Private Press and Illustrated Books, 19th-Century Color Plate Books, Americana, Travel, Sets and Fine Bindings, History, and Authors' Manuscripts and Letters. Our catalogued inventory exceeds 50,000 titles, much of which can be searched on the internet. In addition, our New Jersey warehouse contains over 400,000 books in all subject areas. We might have the books you're looking for.

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