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First Edition. Original cloth. Signature of former owner on flyleaf, else Very Good+, in very good+ dust jacket. N° de ref. de la librería
Título: How To Play Baseball.
Editorial: New York: Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1931.
Año de publicación: 1931
Condición del libro: Near Fine
Edición: 1st Edition
Descripción With the Compliments of The Canada Starch Company, Limited, Montreal and Toronto, 1936, 1936. SHAUGHNESSY, Frank J. (Shag). Baseball and How to Play It. Montreal and Toronto : With the Compliments of The Canada Starch Company, Limited, (1936). Pp -32. Illustrated. Small 8vo, illustrated blue and white stapled card covers. "Frank J. (Shag) Shaughnessy is Canada's foremost Coach and Athletic Authority." Along with baseball rules and instructions, there are the team photos and rosters of the Montreal "Royals", International League Pennant Winners, 1935, and the Toronto "Maple Leafs", International League, 1935; team photo of the Detroit Baseball Club, World's Champions 1935; photos of the "Big Five" - Mathewson, Ruth, Cobb, Wagner, Johnson; World Series Results, 1905-1935; lists of National and American League Pennant Winners, and International League Champions in Previous Years. Foxing to covers, else very good. 180.00. Nº de ref. de la librería 87072
Descripción Cosmopolitan Book Company, 1931. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Fair. 127p. Gray boards with dark blue titling and illustration of the Babe. Boards are heavily rubbed and have some staining. Cloth is rubbed away on the corners and some of the edges, particularly at the spine edges. Tear in the cloth about an inch long along the top of the front hinge. Front endpapers are dirtied and have sticker residue. Pages are yellowed and have some dust staining or dirtying and bent corners. The binding is extremely loose, most pages are partially shaken and some have come free altogether. Pages 81-82 and 113-114 are missing. Illustrated with photos. Size: 12mo - over 6 3/4 in - 7 3/4 in tall. Year: 1931. Nº de ref. de la librería BBS-057247
Descripción Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1931. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Used: Good. 1st edition. 127 pages, 1st edition, 5 1/4 X 7 1/2, Black & White photos of Babe Ruth instructing how to play baseball throughout book, grey cloth over boards, some rubbing to cover, 2" water stain on back of book and on some pages at top corner, some soil on cover, yellowed pages, about 10 pages in center have 1/4" tear. Binding is loose, especially first three signatures, but intact. Brick and mortar bookshop since 1975!. Nº de ref. de la librería 140605001b
Descripción Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, New York, 1931. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Near Fine. Estado de la sobrecubierta: Good+. First Edition/First Printing. Gray cloth, navy lettering. Front hinge loose. The extremely rare jacket is missing about half of the spine panel, otherwise front and rear panels are intact. (What is readable on spine is BE RUTH How to Play B) There is tape reinforcement to verso of jacket spine. Nº de ref. de la librería 33011
Descripción Cosmopolitan Book Corporation, 1931. HARDCOVER Rare Books-Sports Games and Magic . RARE BOOKS, Standard. Nº de ref. de la librería 07111000011181400
Descripción Cosmopolitan, 1931. Hardcover. Estado de conservación: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. A very good first edition of one of the rarest baseball and Babe Ruth books. The 1931 Cosmopolitan first edition of his book, How to Play Baseball. Comes with a custom-made collector's slipcase. Nº de ref. de la librería 107178