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1914-Modern Multi-Sport Hardback/Paperback Book Lot of (83) with Gehrig, Mantle & Musial

Lot Number 354

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Inspiring tales, insider views and volumes of knowledge and history beckon in this lot of (83) 1914-modern multi-sport hardback/paperback books. Ranging above average to excellent this lot is highlighted by (all 1st editions): 1942 Lou Gehrig Pride of the Yankees; 1991 Mickey Mantle My Favorite Summer; 1994 Stan The Man Musial; (3) 1914: Baseball Joe in the Central League, Lefty O’ the Blue Stockings, The Third Strike; 1947 The Boston Red Sox; 1961 The Fireside Book of Boxing; 1974 The World Heavyweight Boxing Championship. More on our website.

The complete list of included items is as follows:

Highlights all first edition hardbacks with:

1942 Lou Gehrig Pride of the Yankees by P. Gallico (original owner’s dedication inside front cover)

1991 Mickey Mantle My Favorite Summer by M. Mantle & P. Pepe with dust jacket

1994 Stan the Man Musial by J. Lansche with dust jacket

1914 Baseball Joe in the Central League by L. Chadwick

1914 Lefty O’ the Blue Stockings by B. Standish (original owner’s dedication written on first blank page)

1914 The Third Strike by L. Quirk

1947 The Boston Red Sox by F. Lieb (original owner’s dedication written on flyleaf)

1961 The Fireside book of Boxing edited by W.C. Heinz

1974 The World Heavyweight Boxing Championship a History by J. McCallum with dust jacket (writing)

Baseball Biographies: all first edition hardbacks unless noted

1987 A Dream Season by Gary Carter & J. Hough Jr. with dust jacket

1987 Billyball by Billy Martin & P. Pepe with dust jacket

2000 Connie Mack A Life in Baseball by T. Davis (softcover) signed by author on the title page

2003 Francona The Red Sox Years by Terry Francona & D. Shaughnessy with dust jacket

1996 Honus The life and Times of a Baseball Hero by W. Hageman signed by the author on the flyleaf with dust jacket

2005 Idiot by Johnny Damon & P. Goleenbock with dust jacket

1997 Jack Buck “That’s a Winner” by J. Buck, R. Rains & B. Broeg with dust jacket

1985 Rookie Dwight Gooden by R. Woodley with dust jacket

1984 Sanp Me Perfect! The Darrell Porter Story by D. Porter & W. Deefield with dust jacket

1986 Sweet Lou by Lou Pinella & M. Allen with dust jacket

1995 Twin Killing: The Bill Mazeroski Story by J. Bird with dust jacket and (2) unused postcards

2009 The Yankee Years by Joe Torre & T. Verducci with dust jacket

Other Baseball Books all first edition hardbacks unless noted with

1955 The Hot Stove League by L. Allen with dust jacket (previous owners name written on flyleaf)

1970 American Baseball Volume 2 by D. Voigt with dust jacket

1973 The Bingo Long Traveling All Stars and Motor Kings by W. Brashler with dust jacket

1980 The Imperfect Diamond by L. Lowenfish with dust jacket

1989 You Gotta Have Wa by R. Whiting with dust jacket

1991 Black Ball The Negro Baseball leagues (softcover) book of postcards

1993 Pittsburgh Pirates Still Walking Tall by K. Richeal with dust jacket

2000 Tales From Baseball’s Golden Age by G. Fehler with dust jacket

2004 The Meaning of Ichiro by R. Whiting with dust jacket

Encyclopedias all hardbacks unless noted with:

1956 The Official Encyclopedia of Baseball by H. Turkin & S. Thompson revised edition with dust jacket

1961 The Encyclopedia of Football by R. Treat second revised edition

1964 Pro Football Encyclopedia by the editors of Sport-World (paperback)

1973 The Encuclopedia of Hockey by Robert A. Styer second revised edition with dust jacket

1994 The Official NBA Basketball Encyclopedia edited by A. Sachare second edition

2000 Baseball The Biographical Encyclopedia first edition from the editors of Total Baseball with dust kacket

2001 Total Baseball by J. Thorn, P. Palmer & M. Gershman seventh edition with dust jacket

Multi-Sport: 1947 Great American Sports Stories edited by C. Adams first edition hardback with dust jacket

Football all first edition hardbacks with:

1985 Distant Replay by J. Kramer & D. Schapp with dust jacket

1989 Jim Brown Out of Bounds by J. Brown & S. Delshorn with dust jacket

1992 Armed & Dangerous by Jim Kelly & V. Carucci with dust jacket

1997 Joe Montana’s Art and Magic of Quarterbacking by J. Montana & R. Weiner with dust jacket

Also present are (41) assorted football paperbacks with Roger Staubach, (2) Bart Starr, Johnny Unitas, Len Dawson, Gale Sayers, Lyle Alzado, (3) Jerry Kramer, (3) multi-player and a variety of handbooks, anthologies and more

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