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WARD HILL AT WESTON  A STORY OF AMERICAN SCHOOL LIFE by  Everett T [Baseball Fiction]: Tomlinson - Hardcover - 1897 - from William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB (SKU: WRCLIT78125)

WARD HILL AT WESTON A STORY OF AMERICAN SCHOOL LIFE

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WARD HILL AT WESTON A STORY OF AMERICAN SCHOOL LIFE

by [Baseball Fiction]: Tomlinson, Everett T

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Philadelphia: A.J. Rowland, 1897. Slate blue cloth, decorated in silver with baseball and cobweb motif, lettered in gilt. Frontis. A few faint flecks to cloth sizing, spine a bit cocked, but very good. First edition. Inscribed and signed by the prolific author of "boys' books" in 1902. The frontis and several chapters focus on interschool baseball competitions, and the many later editions featured explicit baseball imagery on their covers.

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William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
WRCLIT78125
Title
WARD HILL AT WESTON A STORY OF AMERICAN SCHOOL LIFE
Author
[Baseball Fiction]: Tomlinson, Everett T
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
A.J. Rowland
Place of Publication
Philadelphia
Date published
1897
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About William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

Since 1975, William Reese Company has served a large international clientele of collectors and private and public institutions in the acquisition of rare books and manuscripts and in collection development.

With a catalogued inventory of over thirty thousand items, and a general inventory of over sixty-five thousand items, we are among the leading specialists in the fields of Americana and world travel, and maintain a large and eclectic inventory of literary first editions and antiquarian books of the 18th through 20th centuries.

We issue frequent, and substantial, catalogues in our fields of specialization.

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First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
cocked
Refers to a state where the spine of a book is lightly "twisted" in such a way that the front and rear boards of a book do not...[more]
inscribed
When a book is described as being inscribed, it indicates that a short note written by the author or a previous owner has...[more]
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]

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