New York: E.P. Dutton, 1884.
First edition. Illustrated throughout with full page black and white illustrations. Introduction by Al. G. Spalding. viii, -202 pp. 1 vols. 4to. Pictorial red cloth stamped in black and gold. Minor foxing. A fine copy of the first novel exclusively devoted to baseball Grobani 12-2C. Item #322310
Issued in both cloth and boards, it is undetermined which precedes. While earlier novels employed baseball as a plot element, or baseball illustrations, this is the true starting point for any baseball fiction collection. A nice copy of a book usually found well worn.
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