Baseball Treasures

Baseball Treasures

Book - 2007
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Baker & Taylor
Includes photographs and fun-filled facts on some of baseball's most significant artifacts found in both private and public collections, including jerseys worn by Joe DiMaggio, the T206 Honus Wagner baseball card, and bats used by Babe Ruth and Shoeless Joe Jackson.

HARPERCOLL

For a baseball fan, what could be better than getting an autograph from your favorite player or finding his baseball card? Now young people can celebrate their passion for our national pastime with some of the sport's most devoted collectors and the game-used bats and jerseys, autographed balls, and trophies from some of the most famous players, teams, and moments in baseball history.

More than 100 photos showcase baseball treasures most people have never seen before:

  • Jerseys worn by legends such as Ty Cobb, Joe DiMaggio, Lou Gehrig, and Jackie Robinson
  • The T206 Honus Wagner baseball card (the most expensive card in history)
  • Bats used by the immortal Babe Ruth and Shoeless Joe Jackson

With baseball historian and enthusiast Stephen Wong as your guide, here's an introduction to some of the finest private baseball collections in the world and tips for how to start your own collection of baseball memorabilia.



Baker
& Taylor

Includes photos and fun-filled facts on some of baseball's most significant artifacts found in both private and public collections, including jerseys worn by Joe DiMaggio, the T206 Honus Wagner baseball card, and bats used by Babe Ruth and Shoeless Joe Jackson.

Publisher: New York, NY : Collins, c2007
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780061144738
0061144738
9780061144646
0061144649
Characteristics: 58 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Einstein, Susan

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