The Annotated Baseball Stories of Ring W. Lardner, 1914-1919
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The Annotated Baseball Stories of Ring W. Lardner, 1914-1919

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ISBN-13:
9780804729635
Einband:
Taschenbuch
Erscheinungsdatum:
01.05.1997
Seiten:
648
Autor:
Ring W. Lardner
Gewicht:
1406 g
Format:
258x207x39 mm
Sprache:
Englisch
Beschreibung:

Part I. The Jack Keefe Stories: 1. A busher's letters home; 2. The busher comes back; 3. The busher's honeymoon; 4. A new busher breaks in; 5. The busher's kid; 6. The busher beats it hence; 7. Call for Mr. Keefe! 8. The busher re-enlists; 9. The battle of Texas; 10. Along came Ruth; 11. The courtship of T. Dorgan; 12. The busher pulls a Mays; Part II. The Individual Short Stories: 13. My roomy; 14. Sick 'em; 15. Horseshoes; 16. Back to Baltimore; 17. Alibi Ike; 18. Harmony; 19. The poor simp; 20. Where do you get that noise? 21. Good for the soul; 22. The crook; 23. The hold-out; 24. The yellow kid.
24 short stories, including the classic You Know Me Al
collection, appear together in this annotated and copiously illustrated edition. Most of the stories describe real teams, real players, and real situations, and the annotation identifies the many references to the real world of early major league baseball that Lardner covered as a reporter. Includes 111 illustrations of ball players, teams, ball parks, newspaper items, and other memorabilia of one of the most fascinating and eventful eras in baseball history.