London: George Bell & Sons, York Street, Covent Garden, 1891.
First edition. , 103 pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Will Baseball Replace Cricket?? 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. Smith 758. Item #63025
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."
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