Oakland: 1938. 1st Edition. , 231, [1 (blank)] pp. Profusely illustrated with b/2 half-tone photographic images. 8vo. 8-7/8" x 6". Orange paper covers printed with black lettering. Modest wear, with small pieces of tape reinforcement to front cover edges. Evidence of prior damping to rear cover & last couple leaves. Prior owner name stamp(s). Newspaper extract taped to p. 1. Withal, a VG copy. Item #12341.2
This work self-published, by a 19th C ball player, well known in West Coast circles. Contains a wealth of information on, by one who was there, the sport as played, & on those who played it, over 100 years ago. Includes 2 pp on Joe DiMaggio.