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Babe Ruth, Life & Legend


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Vintage; 1970s
Very Good; dust jacket slightly edge-worn, inscription inside cover
9.5" L x 6.25" W x 1.25" H

Why We Love This

Babe Ruth: His Life and Legend by Kal Wagenheim. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1974. Presumed First Edition. Hardcover in unclipped dust jacket, 274 pp. Biography of great sports hero, Babe Ruth. Born poor in Baltimore and sent to reform school, he signed with the Boston Red Sox, right after school and later with the New York Yankees. Babe's story through the roaring1920s to 1940s. Many black-and-white photos. Clean text. Record stats at end. Owner label on front free endpaper.
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About MCME

For more than 20 years, MCME’s The Sophisticated Reader partners have collected and sold books on art, design and popular culture in antique stores, vintage markets and at rare book auctions. MCME specializes in sought-after antique and vintage hardcovers, paperbacks and magazines. We also curate private library installations. Experienced as interior designers and writers, we have been widely published in the entertainment and news media, and have appeared on Bravo's "Million Dollar Decorator."