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Birds On the Wing: The Story of the Baltimore Orioles by  Hank - Introduction)  Gordon (Bauer - First Edition - 1967 - from Knickerbocker Books and

Birds On the Wing: The Story of the Baltimore Orioles

by Beard, Gordon (Bauer, Hank - Introduction)

Condition: Very Good+/Very Good

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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