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2009 NFHS Softball Rules Book

by STRUCKHOFF, Mary E.

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Published
2009
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Near Fine
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Indianapolis: NFHS, 2009. Softcover. Near Fine. 24mo. 104pp. Stapled illustrated wrappers. Very near fine.
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The Boy Scouts of Black Eagle Patrol

by QUIRK, Leslie W.

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Published
1915
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1915. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Octavo. Frontispiece. Boards a trifle soiled, near fine in spine-faded, else about very good dustwrapper.
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How Life Imitates the World Series

by BOSWELL, Thomas

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Published
1986
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780140064698
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$20.00

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(New York): Penguin Books, 1986. Softcover. Near Fine. Reprint. Octavo. 296pp. Wrappers. Pages lightly toned, else just about fine. Part of The Penguin Sports Library.
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Something for the Admirers of Base Ball

by THINE, Bawlingly

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Published
1990
Condition
Fine
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New York: Glenn Horowitz Bookseller, 1990. Softcover. Fine. First edition thus, reprinted from the *Salem Register* August 15, 1867. Wrappers. Fine. One of 150 copies printed at the Kelly/Winterton Press. Card from the publisher laid in.
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Effa Manley and the Newark Eagles

by OVERMYER, James

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Published
1993
Condition
Fine
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$350.00

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Metuchen: The Scarecrow Press, 1993. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 297pp. Illustrated plates from photographs. Fine in near fine dustwrapper with a little sunning and a crease on the front flap. Inscribed by the author. Additionally signed by two of the Newark Eagles: "Skinner Belfield. Newark Eagles. Catcher 46-48." and "James A. Walker. Newark, N.J. Newark Eagles… Read more
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Walter Johnson: King of the Pitchers

by TREAT, Roger L.

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Published
1948
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Julian Messner, 1948. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Octavo. 192pp. Illustrated from drawings. Tiny spot on foredge else near fine lacking the dustwrapper. A very scarce biography in the Messner series.
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Past Time Baseball as History

by TYGIEL, Jules

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Published
2000
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780195033007
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New York: Oxford, 2000. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Octavo. 258pp. Illustrated. Fine in fine dustwrapper.
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Washington, Pennsylvania: Pony & Colt Baseball, 1962. Softcover. Near Fine. 16mo. 32pp. Stapled illustrated wrappers. Near fine.
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His Good Stuff: Baseball Poems

by MANESIS, John

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Published
2017
Condition
Fine
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(Lexington, Kentucky): The Author, 2017. Softcover. Fine. First edition. Trade paperback original. Illustrated wrappers. Fine. Inscribed by the author to the poet George Economou. Self-published baseball poetry.
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Bang the Drum Slowly

by HARRIS, Mark

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Published
1956
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780394416007
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$200.00

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New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1956. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Tiny owner's name front fly else fine, lacking the dustwrapper. A nice copy of an elusive baseball classic, reprising the character of Henry Wiggen from the author's novel *The Southpaw*. First dramatized for television with Paul Newman, later a film, scripted by Harris, with Robert De Niro and… Read more
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The Duke Decides

by TUNIS, John R.

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Published
1939
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Fine
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New York: Harcourt, Brace & Company, 1939. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine. Second edition. Fine in slightly spine-sunned else near fine dustwrapper.
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Good Enough to Dream

by KAHN, Roger

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Published
1985
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780385189125
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$25.00

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Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1985. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. 351pp. Fine in fine dustwrapper.
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Low and Inside

by SMITH, Ira L. and H. Allen Smith

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Published
1949
Condition
Very Good
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Garden City: Doubleday, 1949. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Illustrated by Leo Hershfield. Light foxing on page edges, boards slightly soiled, very good lacking the dustwrapper.
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New York: Macmillan Publishing Company, 1992. Hardcover. Fine/Very Good. Later printing. 217pp. Fine in a very good dustwrapper with spine sunned, small tideline internally on spine tail.
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[St. Louis?]: Pond Baseball Club / Allied Printing, 1933. Unbound. Very Good. Printed ticket on orange paper. 3.5" x 2". Uneven sunning, thus very good.
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New York: F. Ed. Spooner and Chas. S. Wells, Motor News, Motor Photos, Motor Adv, 1909. Unbound. Very Good. Sepia-toned gelatin silver photograph. 8.75" x 7.5". Stamped with the photographer name and hand-captioned in pencil, both on the verso. Small chips at the corners not substantially affecting the image, very good. Approximately 30 uniformed players from the New… Read more
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$850.00
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The All-Lover All-Star Team and 50 Other Improbable Baseball All-Star Lineups

by DAVIS, Al and Elliot Horne

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Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780688096212
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New York: William Morrow, 1990. Hardcover. Very Good/Fine. First edition. 185pp. Very faint dampstain on spine tail into gutters, boards a bit bowed, very good in fine dustwrapper. Amusing compilation of all-time great teams. As well as teams that highlight the best player at each position, for traditional categories: most home runs, best average, etc. it also fields… Read more
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1880. Unbound. Good. Cabinet card photograph. Measuring 4¾" x 5½" on slightly larger card. Likely collodion or possibly carbon photographic print of nine players in uniform. No photographer's information. Corners of card rounded with mild erosion and creases at the corners of the image, pinhole upper left, where it might have been pinned up, overall a good example.… Read more
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$700.00
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The Mick

by MANTLE, Mickey and Herb Gluck

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Published
1985
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780385194563
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Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, 1985. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Later printing. 248pp. Illustrated from black and white photographs. Remainder spray on bottom page edges, near fine in a near fine dustwrapper with short closed tears on edges.
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In Other Words

by ADAMS, Franklin P.

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Published
1912
Condition
Near Fine
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$50.00

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Garden City: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1912. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Green cloth. Spine gilt a little tarnished, very good or better, lacking the dustwrapper. Humorous verse, including several on baseball, most notably "Baseball's Sad Lexicon" that begins: "These are the saddest of possible words: 'Tinkers to Evers to Chance'". Adams's second book.
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