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America"s national game

America"s national game

historic facts concerning the beginning, evolution, development and popularity of base ball, with personal reminiscences of its vicissitudes, its victories and its votaries

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Published by American Sports Publishing Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 13617)

    Statementby Albert G. Spalding; cartoons by Homer C. Davenport.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 13617.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Paginationxix, [1], 542 p., (5 fold) plates
    Number of Pages542
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17565118M

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