London: George Bell & Sons, York Street, Covent Garden, 1891. First edition. Will Baseball Replace Cricket?? Written by... Read More about Baseball
New York: McGraw-Hill Book Company, Inc, . First edition. Read More about Man on Spikes
[Williamsport, Ohio: c 1916]. Read More about Base Ball! New Holland vs. Williamsport Sun. Oct 2 on Williamsport Diamond This will be one of...
Chicago: Ziff-Davis Publishing, (1948). First edition. Read More about The Dodgers and Me: The Inside Story
Philadelphia [?]: Ca. 1905. Baseball Sports Caricature, Philadelphia, Ca. 1905. The subjects, two dapper young men seated in third base line box seats, are identified as Bill Reynolds and Tommy O'Keefe. Both are nattily dressed, with diamond stickpins in their ties; Tommy wears a straw boater with a hatband labeled..... Read More about Caricature of two sporting gents watching a Philadelphia Athletics baseball game, ca. 1905
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1952. Frst Edition. One of the much sought-after Putnam Sports Series of baseball team histories chronicling the New York Giants from their inception as a National League member in 1883. Read More about The New York Giants: An Informal History of a Great Baseball Club
New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, . First edition. Read More about The Boston Red Sox
New York: Bantam, [April, 1982. First edition. Inscribed by author on half-title page " To Judy - who has great taste in books - you liked this one . Ron Luciano" Read More about The Umpire Speaks
New York: A.S. Barnes, . First Edition. Read More about Baseball's Greatest Teams
New York: Published by Mark H. Newman & Co, (1846). 1846 Baseball Image. Charles Sanders was the author of a very successful series of school readers. His first primer was published in 1840 with the same image, and the “Pictorial Primer” appeared in 1846. American Imprints cites two other edition..... Read More about Sanders’ Pictorial Primer: or an Introduction to “Sanders’ First Reader”
New York: American Sports Publishing Company, 1911. First edition. Superb Copy. One of the key works in the literature of baseball, by one of the prime movers in its codification and development. In addition to his pitching career (which began in 1865), Spalding helped organize the National League, cofounded the..... Read More about America's National Game. Historic Facts Concerning the Beginning Evolution, Development and...
Medford [MA]: Self Published, n.d [c.1930s]. stated "Library Edition" Inscribed by author on title page " To Paul and Charlotte (the lucky ones!) from little me. (the slave) George Twombly" Read More about The All American Dropout and How to Succeed (if necessary) Without a Ph.D
New York: Macmillan, 1990. First edition. Read More about Mean at Work. The Craft of Baseball
New York: Harper & Brothers, 1875. Third Edition, Revised. Early Baseball. A fascinating book on physical culture, which devotes a full chapter to the budding National Sport of baseball (pp. 185-192), containing, among other things the "Rules and Regulations Adopted by the National Association of Base Ball Players, held in..... Read More about Manual of Physical Exercises
New York: M.J. Ivers, 1906. Read More about Base Ball Jokes Stories & Poems
Morristown, NJ: 1912. The Morristown Nine of 1912. A wonderful study of the team, recalling the Great National Game of home-town America, and a splendid item of New Jersey history. Read More about BASEBALL TEAM OF 1912: Three photographs, each 9 3/4 x 13 inches, mounted in the original dark...
St. Louis: Allied Printing, 1939. Celebarting Baseball's Centennial. Read More about Broadside: The Sporting News . The Baseball Paper of the World---Schedule of the American,...
Boston: Wright & Ditson Retail Store: 344 Washington Street (nera Milk Street). Wholesale Store: 95 Pearl Street, 1895. A rare trade catalogue of 19th-century baseball gear, profusely illustrated with wood-engravings of products offered by Wright & Ditson -- including Spalding bats and mitts, catcher's masks, bases, shoes, uniforms and caps..... Read More about Illustrated Catalogue of Base Ball Goods and Uniforms. Wright & Ditson
[Brooklyn: 1860's]. Very interesting album of a talented amateur draughtsman drawings, including one of 'sambo" playing the banjo, several baseball drawings, e.g., a Baseball player 'seeing Stars" dated January 15, 1867, p. 15, s baseball Diamond, Lacrosse Player, a Firemen "running to a Fire", p. 25 (with coloring), etc.... Read More about Nineteenth Century Naive album of Black and Baseball Interest with a Label 'specimens of Drawing...
Princeton, N.J: The Princeton University Press, 1899. With completed score sheet, showing Princeton the victor, 6-2. Read More about Official Souvenir Score Card of the Yale-Princeton Baseball Game. University Field. Saturday June...
Lakewood, Ohio: 1913-1916. Including about 18 photographs of the Lakewood (Ohio) Fire Department Baseball team of 1916, including Eernest And Dooles with the mascot; 42 photos of the Lakewood Masonic Baseball team and about 60 photos of an automobile trip from Cleveland to St. Paul in 1915; With the circus..... Read More about Photo Album of over 350 mounted photographs
N.p: n.d. [1940s?]. The Yankee Clipper & the Bronx Bomber Pose Together. Rare photograph of the two legendary athletes posing playfully side by side, Dimaggio grinning with his bat cocked over right shoulder, Louis standing with his fists clenched, ready to land a right to Dimaggio's chin. According to biographers..... Read More about Photograph of Joe Dimaggio and Joe Louis posing playfully together
Montreal: Canadian Sporting Publishing Company 269 Sty. Catherine Street, West, . Read More about Spalding's Official Canadian Base Ball Guide
[New York]: A.G. Spalding, 1919. Read More about Spalding’s Complete Trade Price List
A.G. Spalding & Bros, Januray 5, 1920. Spalding's 1920 wholesale price list for dealers, fully illustrated. Price. Read More about Spalding’s Complete Trade Price List
New York: D. Appleton and Company 443 & 445 Broadway, 1865. First edition. Early Baseball Reference. Chapter five (pp. 48-55) contains the earliest fictional reference to the game of baseball, including choicing up sides by grabbing the bat. Precedes Everett’s CHANGING BASE, 1868, which Grobani labels the first novel to..... Read More about Uncle Nat; or, The Good Time Which George and Frank Had, Trapping, Fishing, Camping Out, etc. By...