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1919-1947 Baseball Publications Lot of (17) With Reach and Spalding Guides

Lot Number 268

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This mini-library of vintage baseball publications includes annual Reach and The Sporting News guides, as well as volumes with prose penned by legends such as Grantland Rice. Highlights include: Reach American League Guides 1919 (missing front cover; back cover detached), 1925, 1926 (missing both covers), 1929, 1933, (2) 1935 (covers are damaged/partially repaired on all); 1933 Who’s Who in Major League Baseball hardbound inaugural edition; presents nicely with crisp pages and minor spine wear. More on our website.

The Sporting News Spinx Annual Guides
1943 both covers missing
1947 wear/creases on both covers

Baseball Joe Hardcover Books written by Lester Chadwick and published by New York’s Cupples & Leon Co., the (3) volumes include:
Baseball Joe, Champion of the League (1925)
Baseball Joe, Pitching Wizard (1928)
Baseball Joe, Home Run King (date unknown, title page is missing)

Who’s Who in Major League Baseball 1938 hardcover edition (sows nice preservation and comes with original publisher’s letter)

1928 Collyer’s Year Book leather-bund pocket manual (multi-sport content)

Hardcover Books includes Lucky to be a Yankee (by Joe DiMaggio, Rudolph Field, 1946) with original dust jacket and secretarial DiMaggio signature on fly leaf; and Play Ball! (by Bert Dunne, Doubleday, 1947) with original dust jacket

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