New York: G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1945. Cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. A one-of-a-kind copy: SIGNED NOT ONLY BY THE AUTHOR (FRANK GRAHAM) BUT ALSO BY 8 MEMBERS OF THE 1944 BROOKLYN DODGERS, all on the front flyleaf. SIGNED ( IN ORDER) BY EDDIE BASINSKI, FRANK GRAHAM, "FRENCHY" BORDAGARAY, EDDIE STANKY, PITCHER CURT DAVIS, CLYDE KING, TOM SLATS(?), COACH CLYDE SUKEFORTH (THE ONLY OTHER MAN IN THE ROOM PRESENT TO WITNESS BRANCH RICKEY'S HISTORIC SIGNING OF JACKIE ROBINSON) AND BILL HART. A very solid copy to boot of the 1945 1st edition. Clean and Near Fine in a bright, price-intact, VG dustjacket, with very light chipping and creasing at the panel edes --and along the spine-- and light soiling to the panels. Octavo, part of Putnam's wonderful "team histories" series. (Inventory #: 13099)
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