A DAY IN THE BLEACHERS. Arnold Hano.
A DAY IN THE BLEACHERS.
A DAY IN THE BLEACHERS.

A DAY IN THE BLEACHERS.

New York: Thomas Y. Crowell, (1955). First edition. Illustrated with sketches by Robert J. Lee. Hano's eyewitness account of Game 1 of the 1954 World Series. A sports-literature classic and one of the most elusive non-fiction books on baseball, His description of "The Catch" by a young Willie Mays' continues to be quoted (Wikipedia). "This is baseball, real baseball, as seen by a fan in the bleachers .... it should appeal particularly to those who have always wanted to see a World Series game but have never had the chance" (from the dust jacket). Near fine in very good to near fine dust jacket with spine slightly tanned, marginal chipping and few rubbed creases and tears. Rare.
Item #56025

Price: $4,500.00

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