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Little Red Book (of Baseball) - 1936

By WHITE, Charlie

NY: Charlie White, 1936. Bound in red wraps, stamped in white wraps, stamped in red. An early edition of this rather scarce baseball magazine. 141 pp. In well above average condition. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$55.00

The Little Red Book (of Baseball) - 1927

By WHITE, Charlie

NY: American Sports Publishing, 1927. Bound in red wraps, stamped in black and white. An early edition of this rather scarce baseball magazine. 124 pp. + ads. Part of the Spalding's Athletic Library. In well above average condition. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$55.00

Little Red Book (of Baseball) - 1937

By WHITE, Charlie

NY: Charlie White, 1937. Bound in red wraps, stamped in white wraps, stamped in red. An early edition of this rather scarce baseball magazine. 149 pp. In well above average condition. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$55.00

Cal Touches Home

By The Baltimore Sun

Baltimore: Baltimore Sun, 1995. Bound in stiff illustrated wraps with a picture of Cal on the front panel. 96 pp. Full of color pictures of Ripken's baseball career. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$12.00

Southpaw from San Francisco

By HARKINS, Philip

NY: Grosset & Dunlap, 1948. Bound in light blue boards, stamped in dark blue in illustrated price-clipped dust jacket. A story of Larry Allen, a Southpaw for the SF Seals but he is wearing a NY Giants hat on the front panel. Chip to top spine of dust jacket. A most acceptable copy of this 247 pp. book. . Early Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good ++/Very Good + - Price-clipped.

$22.00

You Know Me Al - Intro By John Lardner

By LARDNER, Ring

NY: Scribner, 1925. Bound in light blue cloth, stamped in dark blue and gold. The true first was published in 1916. 247 pp. Tight, clean copy. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.

$24.00

The Birth of a Nation's Pastime (Includes a Facsimile of The Base-Ball Guide for 1872 By Chadwick

By KESSLER, Gene

NY: Mulligan, 1933. Bound in green wraps, stamped in black. Includes Henry Chadwick's 127 pp. 1872 Base-Ball Guide. Hard to find in any condition -- this one is in great condition. No copies on OCLC / Worldcat. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket - As Published. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$295.00

The Reach Official American League Baseball Guide for 1914

By REACH, A.J.

Philadelphia: A.J. Reach, 1914. Bound in green and white wraps, stamped in black red and light green. An unusually nice copy of the this Reach Guide for the 1914 baseball season -- 640 pp. Both front and back cover are still in decent condition (and attached!). Scarce in this protected condition.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$145.00

The Reach Official American League Baseball Guide for 1912

By REACH, A.J.

Philadelphia: A.J. Reach, 1912. Bound in green and white wraps, stamped in black red and light green. An unusually nice copy of the this Reach Guide for the 1912 baseball season -- 672 pp. Both front and back cover are still in decent condition (and attached!). Scarce in this protected condition.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$245.00

Reach's Official American League Baseball Guide for 1905

By REACH, A.J.

Philadelphia: A.J. Reach, 1905. Bound in red limp leather stamped in gold. This is apparently a scarce hardbound book of the 1905 baseball season -- usually published in colorful stiff wraps. 360 pp. Spine of binding could use some strengthening, but a very scarce copy from the A.J. Reach Company.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾" - 6¾" tall.

$495.00

Spalding's Official Base Ball Guide - 26 Volumes (1895--1939)

By Spalding, A.G.

NY: American Sports Publishing, 1895. This is a collection of 26 volumes of the Spalding Base Ball Guide, earliest copies -- 1895 and 1898 (1895 is complete but missing covers, 1898 lacks the first 14 pages), From 1911 to 1939 about half the titles have their covers. Stored in a custom box. Obviously scarce. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good - Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$795.00

The Texas League, 1888-1987: A Century of Baseball

By O'NEAL, Bill

Texas: Eakin Pr, 1987. Bound in thick glossy wraps. Has black & white photos of players and baseball fields throughout. Tight, clean copy. 389 pgs.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 9 1/2" X 6 1/2".

$22.50

The Babe: A Life in Pictures

By RITTER, Lawrence S.

NY: Ticknor & Fields, 1988. Bound in brown cloth and boards, stamped in gold. In matching dust jacket w/ the Babe hitting a home run. Tight, clean copy of this 282 pp. book on the life of the Babe. Great photos throughout. The true first edition with the number line ending in "!". . First Ediiton. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$22.00

Road Trips: A Trunkload of Great Articles from Two Decades of Convention Journals
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Road Trips: A Trunkload of Great Articles from Two Decades of Convention Journals

By CHARLTON, Jim, Ed.

OH: Society for American Baseball Research / SABR, 2005. Bound in stiff illustrated wraps. A 160 pp. collection of stories from 20 years of convention journals. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$22.00

A False Spring

By JORDAN, Pat

NY: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1975. Bound in full blue cloth, stamped in gold in bright white dust jacket. A Book Club edition -- but same format as the first edition. 277 pp.. BOMC. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$19.00

The Negro Leagues Book

By CLARK, Dick and LESTER, Larry; Eds.

OH: Society for American Baseball Research, 1994. Bound in stiff glossy wraps. A great work on the Negro baseball leagues. 382 pp. Lots of statistics on the players of the league. . First Ediiton. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$25.00

Baseball as I have known it

By LIEB, Frederick

NY: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1977. Bound in brown cloth, stamped in gold, in illustrated colorful dust jacket. A 288 pp. by the "Dean of Baseball Writers" through six decades of watching and reporting on baseball games. Great book on baseball. . First Ediiton. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good ++.

$35.00

Giants of the Polo Grounds: The Glorious Times of Baseball's New York Giants

By HYND, Noel

NY: Doubleday, 1988. Bound in green cloth and black boards, stamped in gold, in matching illustrated dust jacket. A tight, clean copy of this 396 pp. book on the NY Giants baseball team. . First Ediiton. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine.

$21.00

75TH ANNIVERSARY HISTORY OF THE NATIONAL LEAGUE.

By SEGAR, Charles, Ed.

Jay Publishing, 1951. Bound in Blue cloth, stamped in gold. Approximately 100 pp. with loads of pictures and statistics. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$24.00

Baseball is a Funny Game

By GARAGIOLA, Joe

Phila: Lippincott, 1960. Bound in orange cloth, stamped in green in matching dust jacket with a drawing of Joe on the front panel. A very popular book when it was first published. This is the true first edition (stated on the copyright page). Dust jacket is tight and clean, but is price-clipped. Scarce in this protected condition. 192 pp.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good ++ - Price Clipped.

$37.50

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