Reach American League BaseBall Guide for 1917 (Personal Copy of Hall of Famer Bill Veeck)
Price: 125.00 USD
Phila: A.J. Reach, 1917. 352 pps. BASEBALL HALL OF FAMER BILL VEECK'S PERSONAL COPY WITH HIS OWNERSHIP STAMP ON THE REAR PASTEDOWN. Rebound in black cloth hardcovers, lacking the original covers. Profusely illustrated throughout with photographs, including scenes from the 1916 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and the Brooklyn Dodgers. The ownership stamp bearing the facsimile signatures of Bill Veeck and his wife Mary Frances appears at the lower right corner of the rear pastedown. Two small repairs to the title page, internally clean. This guide was deaccessioned from the Office of The Commissioner of Baseball and the Office of the American League President; it was deemed superfluous when the league offices were absorbed into the Commissioner's Office in the 1990s. First.