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The Resource Dead balls and double curves : an anthology of early baseball fiction, edited and with an introduction by Trey Strecker ; with a foreword by Arnold Hano

Dead balls and double curves : an anthology of early baseball fiction, edited and with an introduction by Trey Strecker ; with a foreword by Arnold Hano

Label
Dead balls and double curves : an anthology of early baseball fiction
Title
Dead balls and double curves
Title remainder
an anthology of early baseball fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Trey Strecker ; with a foreword by Arnold Hano
Contributor
Editor
Former owner
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Dead Balls and Double Curves: An Anthology of Early Baseball Fiction collects twenty-two classic stories from baseball s youth, presented in chronological order to capture the development of this most American of sports
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813.008/0357
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS648.B37
LC item number
D43 2004
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Writing baseball
Label
Dead balls and double curves : an anthology of early baseball fiction, edited and with an introduction by Trey Strecker ; with a foreword by Arnold Hano
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip048/2003018728.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A game of ball, from Home as found / James Fenimore Cooper -- The base ball match, from Changing base / William Everett -- Our base ball club, from Our base ball club and how it won the championship / Noah Brooks -- This experiment was baseball, from A Connecticut yankee in King Arthur's Court / Mark Twain -- At the Polo Grounds, from The Plated City / Bliss Perry -- This animal of a Buldy Jones / Frank Norris -- Seeking the secret of the double shot, from Frank Merriwell's Double shot / Burt L. Standish -- The alumni game, from Won in the ninth / Christy Mathewson -- The bride and the pennant, from The bride and the pennant / Frank Chance -- The humming bird / Owen Johnson -- Mathewson, Incog. / Charles Van Loan -- The strange case of South-Paw Skaggs: an odd story of the national game / Arthur Chapman -- Joe's run, from Baseball Joe of the Silver Stars / Lester Chadwick -- A bush league hero / Edna Ferber -- Fair-weather hits / Louis Graves -- The diamond jester / Frank Evans -- The jinx, from The double squeeze / Henry Beach Needham -- Back to Baltimore / Ring Lardner -- The redheaded outfield / Zane Grey -- The insignificant "dub" / Hugh S. Fullerton -- Tin can Tommy, from Hearts and the diamond / Gerald Beaumont -- Mrs. Tiny Tyler, from The sun field / Heywood Broun
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780809325610
Lccn
2003018728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of the Andy McCue Collection of Baseball Fiction Books (Collection 2257). This item does not circulate but may be viewed in Library Special Collections upon request. Search the collection title to request the item from the collection record. Item is in box 93. Blue cloth over boards; spine stamped in gilt. Gift of Andy McCue.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52979038
  • ucoclc52979038
Label
Dead balls and double curves : an anthology of early baseball fiction, edited and with an introduction by Trey Strecker ; with a foreword by Arnold Hano
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip048/2003018728.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A game of ball, from Home as found / James Fenimore Cooper -- The base ball match, from Changing base / William Everett -- Our base ball club, from Our base ball club and how it won the championship / Noah Brooks -- This experiment was baseball, from A Connecticut yankee in King Arthur's Court / Mark Twain -- At the Polo Grounds, from The Plated City / Bliss Perry -- This animal of a Buldy Jones / Frank Norris -- Seeking the secret of the double shot, from Frank Merriwell's Double shot / Burt L. Standish -- The alumni game, from Won in the ninth / Christy Mathewson -- The bride and the pennant, from The bride and the pennant / Frank Chance -- The humming bird / Owen Johnson -- Mathewson, Incog. / Charles Van Loan -- The strange case of South-Paw Skaggs: an odd story of the national game / Arthur Chapman -- Joe's run, from Baseball Joe of the Silver Stars / Lester Chadwick -- A bush league hero / Edna Ferber -- Fair-weather hits / Louis Graves -- The diamond jester / Frank Evans -- The jinx, from The double squeeze / Henry Beach Needham -- Back to Baltimore / Ring Lardner -- The redheaded outfield / Zane Grey -- The insignificant "dub" / Hugh S. Fullerton -- Tin can Tommy, from Hearts and the diamond / Gerald Beaumont -- Mrs. Tiny Tyler, from The sun field / Heywood Broun
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 332 pages
Isbn
9780809325610
Lccn
2003018728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
Spec. Coll. copy is part of the Andy McCue Collection of Baseball Fiction Books (Collection 2257). This item does not circulate but may be viewed in Library Special Collections upon request. Search the collection title to request the item from the collection record. Item is in box 93. Blue cloth over boards; spine stamped in gilt. Gift of Andy McCue.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)52979038
  • ucoclc52979038

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