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Birds On the Wing

By Beard, Gordon




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Birds On The Wing

Gordon Beard

Garden City: Doubleday, 1967. First edition. Hardcover. Fine/fine. 8vo, 179 pages, charcoal cloth Presentation Copy, "To Bill, / a man who enjoys life / and understands people ! / Gordon ". The previous seller testifies that this was given to the immortal Bill Veeck, who had serially owned The Cleveland Indians, the St. Louis Browns, and the Chicago White Sox. Beard relates the 1966 run by the Orioles to victory in the World Series under the managership of Hank Bauer.

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Price: $250.00


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Birds On the Wing: The Story of the Baltimore Orioles

Beard, Gordon (Bauer, Hank - Introduction)

Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1967. 1967 Stated First Edition. VERY GOOD in VERY GOOD, price intact, dust jacket. A clean, totally unmarked and tightly bound copy bound in dark gray cloth hardcover with gilt lettering on spine. Text is fine. Cover corners bumped but cover clean and otherwise near fine. Unclipped dust jacket is clean with light toning along spine and 1/2" closed tear to front panel near spine. Slight edgewear (corners creased, tiny closed tears). Binding tight, hinges intact. Introduction by Hank Bauer and frontis photo of Bauer (also 8 photo-illustration pages). 5-1/2 x 8-1/2"; 179 text pages.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. 8vo.

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Price: $26.60


BIRDS ON THE WING: The Story of the Baltimore Orioles

Beard, Gordon

Garden City, New York: Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1967. [xii], 179pp. First Edition stated. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by B&w plates. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Birds on the Wing - The Story of the Baltimore Orioles

Gordon Beard

Doubleday & Co, 1967. Hardcover. Good. Good condition. Former library copy. Minor Aging to Pages. Tight Binding! Good Reading Copy!

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Price: $9.95