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Vida His Own Story, Blue, Vida and Bill Libby
1 Blue, Vida and Bill Libby Vida His Own Story
Englewood Cliffs, NJ Prentice-Hall, Inc. 1972 1st Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
B&W Photographs; This book is in Fine condition and has a Near Fine dust jacket. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. The dust jacket is crisp and clean with the exception of two tiny edge nick / tears with some beginning wear. "Although seats in the bleachers once cost less than a soda in the stands today, baseball is still the least expensive and most popular sport around - still as American as apple pie and still as well-loved as the happy summer days it ushers in." 
Price: 20.00 USD
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The Only Game in Town, Einstein, Charles
2 Einstein, Charles The Only Game in Town
New York Dell First Editions 1955 1st Edition; 1st Printing Paperback Very Good+ 
This is a mass market paperback book (PBO). The book is in Very Good+ condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The book covers have some light rubbing and edge wear along with a couple of small creases to the corners. The text pages are clean, but noticeably toned. "Stat Hunter was like the man who got taken in a rigged dice game. I knew the dice were loaded, the man said later, but it was the only game in town. And that's how it was with Stat Hunter and baseball." "Charles Einstein (August 2, 1926 March 7, 2007) was a newspaperman and sportswriter and he also wrote the novel The Bloody Spur on which the film While the City Sleeps by Fritz Lang was based. His father was the comedian Harry Einstein. He is the older half-brother of comedic actors Albert Brooks and Bob Einstein, better known by his stage name "Super Dave Osborne"." 
Price: 25.00 USD
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The DiMaggio Albums Selections from Public and Private Collections Celebrating the Baseball Career of Joe DiMaggio, Whittingham, Richard (compiled and edited by) with an introduction and commentaries by Joe DiMaggio
3 Whittingham, Richard (compiled and edited by) with an introduction and commentaries by Joe DiMaggio The DiMaggio Albums Selections from Public and Private Collections Celebrating the Baseball Career of Joe DiMaggio
New York G. P. Putnam's Sons 1989 1st Trade Edition; 1st Printing Hardcover Fine 
B&W and Color Illustrations; This is a two volume set with a slipcase. The books are in Fine condition and were issued without dust jackets. The slipcase is in Fine condition as well. The book and its contents are in clean, bright condition. The text pages are clean and bright. "Anyone who has had the opportunity to forge a career in major league baseball is indeed a fortunate person. I found it to be a special world, filled with challenge and competition, one in which a special comaraderie, an essential and cultivated sense of loyalty, develops among players who are each striving to do their best for the sake of the team." 
Price: 100.00 USD
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