3 Baseball Books, 2 on Baseball Cards, and a Multi-Sport Book.
Lot 143. 3 Baseball Books, 2 on Baseball Cards, and a Multi-Sport Book. 1. “The World of Major League Baseball,” Paul Fichtenbaum, 1987 hardback, nm book with an owner’s bookplate on the flyleaf, vg-ex dust jacket. This 128-page book is extensively illustrated with Chuck Solomon photographs. 2. “Baseball Cards: 300 All-Time Stars,” Steve Ellingboe, 1988 hardback, nm book, vg-ex dj. From the “Editors of Consumer Guide.” 3. “Breaking In: Nine First-Person Accounts About Becoming an Athlete,” Lawrence T. Lorimer, 1974 hardback, ex book, g-vg dj. The athletes are Jackie Robinson, Althea Gibson, Dave Meggyesy, Spencer Haywod, Anthony Quinn, Rube Marquard, Don Schollander, Ted Green and Mickey Mantle. 4. “Official Pete Rose 1983 Price Guide to Baseball Cards,” Thomas E. Hudgeons III, 1982 paperback, vg. Winning Bid $5.