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1900s-1950s Baseball Hardcover Books Lot (28) - Mostly 1st Editions

Lot Number 407

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From the library of noted collector Ben Cavallo come these tomes, which are first editions unless otherwise specified. Condition averages VG-EX to EX. Dust jackets (dj), where present, average VG.


1900 A Ball Player's Career by Anson (GD)

1912 Pitching in a Pinch by Mathewson

1914 How to Play Base Ball by McGraw (2nd edition)

1928 Babe Ruth's Own Book of Baseball (GD)

1930 Babe Ruth: The Idol of the American Boy (GD/VG)

1939 Baseball: The Fan's Game by Mickey Cochrane

1942 Pride of the Yankees by Gallico

1944 McGraw of the Giants by Graham (6th edition)

1945 Connie Mack by Lieb

1946 Detroit Tigers by Lieb (dj)

1946 Chicago Cubs by Brown (2nd edition w/dj)

1947 Boston Red Sox by Lieb (dj)

1948 The Babe Ruth Story

1948 Brooklyn Dodgers by Graham (3rd edition)

1948 Boston Braves

1948 The Dodgers and Me by Durocher

1948 Cincinnati Reds (dj)

1948 The Braves: The Pick and the Shovel (GD)

1949 Cleveland Indians by Lewis (2nd edition w/dj)

1949 Lou Gehrig: Boy of the Sand Lots

1950 Connie Mack's Baseball Book

1952 NY Giants by Graham (2 - one w/dj)

1952 Chicago White Sox by Brown (dj)

1953 The Real McGraw by Mrs. McGraw

1954 Sisler on Baseball

1954 Milwaukee's Miracle Braves by Meany

1954 Milwaukee Braves (2nd edition w/dj)

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