By: [Baseball]; Sanders, Charles W.; Sanders, J. C.
New York; Cincinnati; Chicago, Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Co.: 1846
Edition: First Edition
Seller ID: 124
Binding: Quarter Cloth
Condition: Very Good
12mo (4½” x 7”). pp.. Original binding of quarter linen over pictorial boards. Titles on front board in German; English and German title pages and texts on facing pages with woodcut illustrations throughout. Pink endpapers with advts of Ivison, Blakeman, Taylor & Co. publications. Includes an early pictorial representation of Baseball on the illustrated half-title and p. 23 (a boy pitching a ball to another boy holding a bat), and contains a description of the scene in the German language on p.23 Moderate shelf wear, hinges cracked but binding holding tight. Light soil and staining... View More...