New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, (1989). First Edition. Hardcover. Two volumes; Quarto; pp; I; 400; II; 401-800; richly illustrated in color and black and white; dark blue cloth, gilt, marbled endpapers in a gilt lettered slipcase with a paste on color photograph of the "Yankee Clipper" standing in at the plate. Near fine. Item #13683
Perhaps the greatest pure hitter in the history of the game and the holder of one of the unbreakable records, the 56 game hitting streak.