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The complete New York Clipper baseball biographies

more than 800 sketches of players, managers, owners, umpires, reporters and others, 1859-1903

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Baseball players -- United States -- Biography,
  • Baseball managers -- United States -- Biography,
  • Baseball coaches -- United States -- Biography,
  • Baseball umpires -- United States -- Biography,
  • Baseball writers -- Untied States -- Biography,
  • Baseball -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNew York clipper.
    Statementcompiled by Jean-Pierre Caillault ; foreword by John Thorn.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV865.A1 C62 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23186337M
    ISBN 109780786433735
    LC Control Number2009009925

    Probably one of the earliest known images of White, a member of the Baseball Hall of Fame inducted in Complete J issue of the New York Clipper. Featured inside is a woodcut illustrat.


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