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Honus Wagner: A Biography
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Honus Wagner: A Biography

By Devaleria, Dennis; Jeanne Burke Devaleria

New York: Henry Holt & Co, 1996. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 334 pages. Hardcover in glossy colour dust jacket. DJ has price sticker residue in upper right corner of front cover. Remainder mark on top of text block. DJ has light wear. Prior owner's name label on front flyleaf. Text is clean.

$6.00

Rick Ferrell, Knuckleball Catcher: A Hall of Famer's Life Behind the Plate and in the Front Office [SIGNED]

By Ferrell, Kerrie; William M. Anderson

Jefferson, North Carolina and London: McFarland Publisher and Co., Inc., 2010. Soft cover. Very Good. 8vo. 294 pages, indexed. SIGNED Softcover in glossy colour illustrated wrappers. Binding has some smudge marks. Smudge marks also on half title page. Author has written inscription on title page. Text is clean.

$10.00

Alston and the Dodgers

By Alston, Walter; Burick, Si

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company, 1966. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 189 pages. Hardcover in blue dust jacket. DJ has some wear at headcap/foot. DJ has been placed in protective mylar sleeve. Prior owner's name written on front flyleaf. Text is clean.

$6.00

You Can't Steal First Base

By Dykes, Jimmie; [and] Charles O. Dexter

Philadelphia and New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1967. Hardcover. Very Good/Fair. 8vo.122 pages. Hardcover in yellow and green dust jacket. DJ has heavy wear with tears, chips and creasing. The foot of the jacket spine is torn and chipped. Foxing on fore-edge of text block. Brown label on front flyleaf. Text is clean.

$8.00

Teen-Age Baseball Stories

By Owen, Frank

New York: Grosset & Dunlap Publishers, 1948. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 255 pages. Hardcover in colour illustrated dust jacket. The jacket has light to moderate wear. Prior owner's bookplate on front flyleaf. Text is clean.

$10.00

How to Hit

By Mize, Johnny; [and] Murray Kaufman; Foreword by Tommy Henrich

New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1953. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 12mo. 113 pages. Hardcover with a green dust jacket, now in mylar. Jacket is price-clipped and shows moderate rubbing and wear. A sound copy. Some foxing on the endpapers. The text is generally clean but a bit musty. Illustrated with photos.

$15.00

I'm Just Getting Started: Baseball's Best Storyteller on Old School Baseball, Defying the Odds, and Good Cigars.  (SIGNED)
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I'm Just Getting Started: Baseball's Best Storyteller on Old School Baseball, Defying the Odds, and Good Cigars. (SIGNED)

By McKeon, Jack; Kevin Kernan

Chicago: Triumph Books, 2005. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 213 pages. INSCRIBED by Jack McKeon on the half title. Hardback with a dark grey and tan dust jacket. Light to moderate wear to the jacket. The book is unmarked but has a slight musty aroma. The inscription reads, "To Kevin, Best Wishes, Jacket McKeon.

$20.00

Bill Stern's Favorite Baseball Stories

By Stern, Bill

New York: David McKay Company, Inc., 1949. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Fair/Fair. 12mo. 246 pages. Hardcover with a yellow and blue dust jacket. The jacket is worn with edge tears and creases, especially at the bottom edge. Front inner flap of the jacket is price-clipped. A sound copy. Endpapers shows ofsetting from the jacket. There are three embossed blind-stamps on the front flyelaf stating "Library iof Carl Dehart." Top edge of the front flyleaf is clipped. Text is unmarked but a little musty.

$10.00

Baseball and Mr. Spalding. The History and Romance of Baseball

By Bartlett, Arthur

New York: Farrar, Straus and Young, Inc., 1951. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Good. 12mo. 295 pages. Hardcover with an orange, blue and white dust jacket. The jacket is worn, and the jacket spine is a bit sunned. Top edge of the text block is dust-stained. A sound copy. Text is unmarked but a little musty.

$6.00

The Story of Jim Bunning

By Bunning, Jim; [and] Ralph Bernstein

Philadelphia and New York: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1965. Second Printing. . Hardcover. Good/Good. 12mo. 180 pages. Hardcover with an orange and grey dust jacket. The jacket is worn with some bumping the to spine headcap. Front inner flap of the jacket is price-clipped. A sound copy. Endpapers foxed. Text is unmarked but a little musty.

$10.00

Rocks: The True Story of the Worst Team in Baseball (SIGNED)

By Browning, Wilt

Asheboro, NC: Down Home Press, 1992. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Good/Poor. 12mo. 139 pages. SIGNED by the author on the front flyleaf. Hardcover with a brown dust jacket. The jacket has a large (3 1/2 inches long by almost an inch high) irregular piece missing from the bottom edge from pest damage. The bottom edge of the binding of the book in this area also shows some damage, but that is right at the bottom edge. A sound copy. Foxing to the endpapers. Text is a bit musty. INSCRIBED by the author on the front flyleaf, "Tom- Thanks for being so understanding during your sports career. Wilt.

$12.50

The Whiz Kids And the 1950 Pennant (Baseball In America).  (SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS)
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The Whiz Kids And the 1950 Pennant (Baseball In America). (SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS)

By Roberts, Robin; Tribute by James A. Michener

Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1996. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 390 pages, indexed. SIGNED BY BOTH AUTHORS. Hardcover with a black and sepia dust jacket. Light wear to the jacket. Endpapers are a little foxed. The text is unmarked but a little musty. INSCRIBED on the title page, "Best Wishes, Robin Roberts / Enjoy the Whiz Kids!, Paul Rogers." Laid in loosely is a color photo, presumably of both authors at the book signing.

$35.00

My Kind of Baseball

By Hornsby, Rogers; Edited by J. Roy Stockton

New York: David McKay Company, Inc., 1953. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Good/Good. 12mo. 185 pages. Hardcover with a green and grey dust jacket, now in mylar. The jacket is worn with some chips and edge tears, especially at the spine ends. Front inner flap of the jacket is price-clipped. A sound copy. Endpapers and title page are foxed. Text is unmarked but toned and a little musty.

$20.00

Judge Landis and Twenty-Five Years of Baseball. (SIGNED)

By Spink, J. G. Taylor

New York: Thomas Y Crowell Company, 1947. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Good. 8vo. 306 pages, indexed. SIGNED by Spink on the front flyleaf. Hardcover with a burgundy and grey dust jacket, now in mylar. The jacket shows some rubbing and wear and is not price-clipped. Some creasing at the top edge of the jacket's front panel. Fore edge of the text block is foxed. "E60" is written on front jacket flap. Inscribed and signed on the front flyleaf,"To Lewis Burton with all good wishes J. G. Spink." The front flyleaf also has a small browned circle at the top corner from a sticker that was on the mylar over the front turn-in. Text is unmarked but slightly musty. Illustrations throughout.

$75.00

Yogi: The Autobiography of a Professional Baseball Player. (SIGNED)

By Berra, Yogi; Fitzgerald, Ed

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company, 1961. Hardcover. Good/Fair. 12mo. 234 pages. SIGNED by Yogi Berra on the front flyleaf. Hardcover in dark blue illustrated dust jacket. The jacket is worn with heavy rubbing and edge tears and chips, especially at the headcap and foot of the spine. Some markings on the word "Yogi" on the front panel of the jacket,a nd the jacket is price-clipped. The front inner gutter is cracked between front pastedown and front flyleaf. Prior owner's name on front flyleaf, along with Yogi Berra's signature. Light smudging of outer edges of text. The volume has come from a closed-up house and has a slight musty aroma.

$40.00

Country Hardball: The Autobiography of Enos "Country" Slaughter. (SIGNED)

By Enos B. Slaughter; (With Kevin Reid)

Greensborough, N.C.: Tudor Publishers, 1991. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 208 pages. SIGNED Hardcover with a blue, green and white dust jacket. Moderate rubbing and wear to the jacket, which has some brief edge tears. A sound copy with clean text. Enos Bradser "Country" Slaughter was a farm boy from Roxboro, North Carolina and tried out with the St. Louis Cardinals in 1935.

$35.00

My Life is Baseball. (SIGNED)

By Robinson, Frank; Silverman, Al

Garden City, NY: Doubleday and Company, 1968. 1st Edition . Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo. 225 pages. First edition hardcover in black dust jacket with lettering in orange and white. The jacket has some brief tears and abrasion at headcap of the spine. Boards have spotting. Fore-edge of text block is foxed. Laid in loosely is a photograph of presumably Maury Wills holding this book at a book signing. Text is unmarked but a little musty.

$75.00

The Birmingham Roller Pigeon

By Pensom, William H.

Canoga Park, California: N.p., 1971. Hardcover. Very Good. 12mo. 131 pages. Soft cover bound in white and yellow wrappers. Light rubbing and wear to the binding. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. The front flyleaf has a prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp. The title page notes a date of 1958. The new Introduction is dated 1971.

$20.00

The Passenger Pigeon a Boy's Story. (Dedicated to the Memory of the American Patriot Alexander Wilson)

By Quinn, Joseph W.

Atwater, Ohio: QB&Q, 1982. First Edition First Printing . Soft cover. Very Good. 4to. 96 pages. Soft cover bound in tan wrappers and with a plastic ring spine. Light rubbing and wear to the binding. A sound copy with secure inner hinges. The title page has a prior owner's signature and embossed blind stamp. Clean within.

$30.00

Pigeons of North America in the 21st Century

By Milner, Dan

Newalla, OK: National Pigeon Association, Inc., 2004. First Edition First Printing . Hardcover. Near Fine. 4to. 296 pages. Glossy hardcover bound in brown pictorial boards. Light wear to the binding. Prior owner's signature on the front flyleaf along with his embossed blind stamp. Illustrated with black and white and with color photos.

$60.00

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