MY LIFE IN BASBALL The True Record
COBB, Ty with STUMP, Al
Garden City Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1961 283 pages. First Edition (Stated). Illustrated Dust Jacket. Illustrated from vintage photographs.Foreword by General Douglas MacArthur. "Ty Cobb As I Knew Him" as preface by E. A. Batchelor. Cloth-backed boards. Octavo. Published in the year of Ty Cobb's death in 1961. From the jacket, "The fights and feuds I was in have been steadily slanted to put me in the wrong...My critics have had their innings. I will have mine now." Cobb completed his 3033rd and final game in 1928 with a career batting average of .367 and 892 stolen bases. The writing of this book was the subject of the 1994 movie "COBB" starring Tommy Lee Jones as Ty Cobb. A NEAR FINE or better copy (trivial edgewear; faint offset to half title) in a Near Fine (slight soiling and edgewear) dust jacket, now in a clear mylar protective sleeve. ALWAYS FREE SHIPPING via USPS media mail to any United States address.
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Book Id: 1621