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cover of Original flyer for a concert at the James Brown Motor Inn, Baltimore, 1970

Original flyer for a concert at the James Brown Motor Inn, Baltimore, 1970

by [African American]

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1970
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N.p.: N.p., 1970. Vintage flyer for a concert held at the James Brown Motor Inn in Baltimore, 1970. Billed as "A World Series Special Show," the concert would have been held on either Saturday, October 10, in conjunction with Game One of the 1970 World Series (which itself took place at Riverfront Stadium in Cincinnati), or Saturday, October 17,… Read more
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cover of Original photograph of Bob Hope at a Dodgers benefit game, 1948

Original photograph of Bob Hope at a Dodgers benefit game, 1948

by Bob Hope (subject); Murray Garrett (photographer)

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Published
1948
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$1,500.00

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N.p.: N.p., 1948. Vintage oversize double weight photograph of actor and comedian Bob Hope about to score at a Dodgers benefit game, in 1948. With a newspaper clipping affixed to the verso, along with a date stamp reading SEP 5 1948 and the stamp of Graphic House Inc. crediting photographer Murray Garrett. Although Hope was a fanatical… Read more
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cover of Archive of advertising and photographs for a custom mechanical scoreboard firm in Miami, Florida, circa 1940s

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Miami, FL: N.p., 1940. Archive of sales material and design documents for the James O. Tice Company, a custom mechanical scoreboard firm active in the 1940s in Florida. Included in the archive are 19 vintage black and white photographs (including 14 original photographs and 5 xerographically duplicated photographs), 2 manuscript design documents, 1 original blueprint and 1 xerographically duplicated… Read more
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$650.00
cover of Grand Slam: The Secrets of Power Baseball (First Edition)

Grand Slam: The Secrets of Power Baseball (First Edition)

by Willie Mays Mickey Mantle, Whitey Ford, Jim Bunning

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Published
1965
Edition
First Edition
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$15.00

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New York: Viking Press, 1965. First Edition. First Edition. A collection of four essays, one by each of these baseball legends. Very Good plus in a Very Good plus price-clipped dust jacket. Spine and board edges faintly faded. Jacket lightly rubbed to the extremities, with a lightly faded spine.
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cover of Believeniks! 2005: The Year We Wrote a Book about The Mets (First Edition, inscribed by Harris Conklin to fellow author Chris Offutt)

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New York: Doubleday, 2006. First Edition. First Edition. Association copy, INSCRIBED by co-author Harris Conklin to fellow author Chris Offutt on the title page: "For 'Chris Offutt' / From his Met-fan pal / H.C." From the collection of Chris Offutt. Offutt is the author of "Kentucky Straight" and other short story collections, novels, nonfiction, and memoirs,… Read more
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$75.00
cover of The Babe (Original screenplay for the 1992 film)

The Babe (Original screenplay for the 1992 film)

by Arthur Hiller (director); John Fusco (screenwriter, producer); John Goodman, Kelly McGillis, Trini Alvarado, Bruce Boxleitner (starring)

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Published
1990
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$125.00

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Universal City, CA: Universal Pictures, 1990. Revised script for the 1992 film. A biography of famed baseball legend Babe Ruth, who was born in Baltimore and given to an orphanage there by his father. He soon demonstrates his amazing hitting ability and adopted by a scout who has him play for the Orioles until he is sold… Read more
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$125.00
cover of Strategic Air Command (Original screenplay for the 1955 film)

Strategic Air Command (Original screenplay for the 1955 film)

by Anthony Mann (director); Valentine Davies, Beirne Lay, Jr. (screenwriters); James Stewart (starring)

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Published
1954
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$750.00

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Hollywood: Paramount Pictures, 1954. Revised Final Draft script for the 1955 film. The 8th and final collaboration of James Stewart and Anthony Mann, and the second film to be released in VistaVision. "Dutch" (Stewart) is a professional baseball player and an ex-pilot who fought during WWII who is recalled to service with the US Air Force. … Read more
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$750.00
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Mr. 3000 (Original screenplay for the 2004 film)

by Shelton, Ron, Scott Frank, Callie Khouri (screenwriter); Bernie Mac, Angela Bassett (starring)

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Published
2004
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Los Angeles: Twentieth Century-Fox, 2004. Revised script for the 2004 film, "Mr. 3000," directed by Charles Stone III, written for the screen by Ron Shelton, Scott Frank, and Calli Khouri, and starring Bernie Mac and Angela Bassett. Yellow titled wrappers, machine stamped with the number 034544, with credits for all three screenwriters, with several revision dates noted… Read more
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Summerland (Uncorrected Proof)

by Michael Chabon

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Published
2002
Edition
First Edition
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New York: Talk Miramax Books, 2002. First Edition. UNCORRECTED PROOF, preceding the First Edition. Very Good plus in trade size wrappers (softcover), slightest spine roll, very lightly bumped at the lower tip. A youthful tale of the people of Clam Island, Washington, who, when threatened by an ancient enemy, call upon the heroics of Ethan Feld, the worst baseball… Read more
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