Providence: Published by Geo. P.Daniels, 1839. Early "Base, or Goal Ball", 1839. Rare and early description (pp. 19-20)... Read More about Boy's and Girl's Book of Sports
Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1982. Uncorrected Proof. Uncorrected proof of the Pulitzer Prize winning novel, later adapted to the screen as FIELD OF DREAMS. Read More about Shoeless Joe
6-6-. He entered the major leagues in 1926 as a member of the New York Yankees. In his rookie season, he hit 18 homers and had 114 RBI. As a member of the Yankees through 1937, he averaged 79 runs, 14 home runs, 96 RBI and 12 stolen bases, including... Read More about Pen and ink Newspaper illustration of Tony Lazzeri (1903-1946
[New York]: Harper & Row Publishers, . Simont, Marc. First Edition. Inscribed "For Shirley and Dick (Clurman)..." by author. The story of a young Chinese immigrants adventures. Ms. Lord is a Caldecott Award winner. Read More about In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson
New York: 1962. First issue of the Year Book with roster dated April 8 and back cover in b/w. Program and Year Book for the first Mets season. The Mets, a National League expansion team created in the wake of the Brooklyn Dodgers' and New Giants' departure for California, played... Read More about Mets First Home Game Program at the Polo Grounds April 13, 1962. [WITH:] Mets First Year Book 1962
New York: 1968. Willard Mullin (September 14, 1902 - December 20, 1978) was an American sports cartoonist. He is most famous for his creation of these "Brooklyn Bum", the personification of the Brooklyn Dodgers baseball team. He received the Reuben Award for 1954 for his work, as well as the... Read More about Original pen and ink of 35th All Star Game, "Since they started choosing up sides back in...
New York: 1938. Willard Mullin (September 14, 1902 - December 20, 1978) was an American sports cartoonist. He is most famous for his creation of these "Brooklyn Bum", the personification of the Brooklyn Dodgers baseball team. He received the Reuben Award for 1954 for his work, as well as the... Read More about Original pen and ink of Nathan Mann (Natale Menchetti) knocking down Joe Louis caption reading...
1945. Allen Gettels, Don Savage, Red Ruffing, Oscar Grimes, Geo. "Snuffy" Stirnweiss, Mark Garbark, Paul Schreiber, Joe Page, Steve Roser, Bill Zuber, Atley Donald, Aaron Robinson, Nick Etten, Walt ---, Russ Derry. Read More about Signatures on The Yankees letterhead of Joe McCarthy & 27 other Yankees
Boston: Atlantic Monthly Press Book, . First edition. INSCRIBED, "To John, your pal Jim Piersall"Piersall's heroic struggle with mental illness, adapted for the screen in a memorable movie starring Anthony Perkins. Read More about Fear Strikes Out: The Jimmy Piersall Story
New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, . BASEBALL, GOLF, AND CRICKET TOO. Pages 83 through 93 are about baseball, with diagram, cuts, and rules; croquet at pp. 93-101; Rugby at 101-103; cricket at pp. 64 to 82 in a Chapter called "Ball Games" and reads at the start "This is essentially... Read More about The Play Ground; or, Out-Door Games for Boys. A Book of Healthy Recreations for Youth. ...
[Cambridge: 1893]. Scoreboxes partially filled, with 4 cute pencil drawings around edges of Princeton box scores and a small “H” pennant spliced through Harvard score box Harvard won, 9-8. Read More about Princeton vs. Harvard. Tuesday May 30, 1893. Holmes Field Cambridge
Philadelphia: Published by Francis C. Richter, 1914. First edition. Read More about Richter's History and Records of Base Ball. The American Nation's Chief Sport
Racine, Wisconsin: Whitman, . First edition. Read More about Babe Ruth: the Idol of the American Boy. With a Foreword by Babe Ruth
Boston: Atlantic, 1975. First edition of the author’s first book. Author’s First Book, Inscribed. INSCRIBED on the title-page, “To George, John Sayles”. Read More about Pride of the Bimbos
Chicago and New York: A.G. Spalding & Bros, 1882. Contains penciled notes recording results of various games played against "Handy & Company" by various teams, 1886-87, including First Nat I. Bank, "Picked Nine, " Regulars of Kenosha, etc., apparently played in Wisconsin. With the ownership inscription of Samuel M. Chase... Read More about SPALDING'S POCKET BASE BALL SCORE BOOK Arranged In Accordance with the New League Rules on Scoring
New York: A.G. Spalding, 1909. Read More about 1909 Spalding Catalogue
Chicago and New York: A.G. Spalding, 1889. Read More about Spalding's Base Ball Guide and Official League Book for 1889
New York: 1976. SIGNED BY MANTLE AND DIMAGGIO ET AL. Signed by Lefty Gomez, Cliff Mapes, Allie Reynolds, Horace Clarke, Jim Coates, Luis Arroyo, Ralph Houk, Rollie Sheldon, Joe Sewell, Phil Niekro, Jim Catfish Hunter, Don Larsen, Mickey Mantle, Billy Martin, Jim Spencer, Joe DiMaggio, Bob Sheppard, Hector Lopez, Yogi... Read More about Lithograph of aerial depiction of Yankee Stadium "Remodeled Stadium Opened April 15,...