Friday, April 6, 2012

Opening Day special - 1970s Baseball Books are a time capsule of history!





(signed baseball card not for sale)


 From my personal collection of books on Baseball, I offer:

Baseball Register - 1972

1972. St. Louis, MO: Sporting News Publishing Co. First edition in original color illustrated paper covers. Publisher: C.C. Johnson Spink, Editor Joe Marcin. Contents include list of active players (for that year); Major League managers; Major League coaches; Major league umpires; recently retired players and Index. Full black and white team photo inside front cover of the Pittsburgh Pirates, 1971; full black and white team photo of the Baltimore Orioles, 1971 inside rear cover. Cover photograph of Joe Torre taken by Jack Zehrt. Tony Oliva of the Twins photo on rear cover - 1971 AL batting champion. Includes the 1971 stats of every MLB player in League. 432pp.   
Price: $15.



Baseball Register - 1973

1973. St. Louis, MO: Sporting News Publishing Co. First edition in original color illustrated paper covers. Publisher: C.C. Johnson Spink, Editor Joe Marcin and Bill Sodemann, Jr. Contents include list of active players (for that year); Major League managers; Major League coaches; Major league umpires; recently retired players and Index. Includes the 1972 stats of every MLB player in League. Full color photo of Wilbur Wood on front cover, black and white team photo of 1972 WS champion Oakland A's on inside cover; black and white team photo of the 1972 Cincinnati Reds inside rear cover; black and white photo of Hall of Famer Al Kaline of the Detroit Tigers on rear cover. 464pp.  Price: $15.

~ Please contact me if you are interested in purchasing these fine books
 
[Keywords: Baseball, Sports, Records, Reference]


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