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The Resource A fine-looking lot of ball-tossers : the remarkable Akrons of 1881, Richard L. McBane

A fine-looking lot of ball-tossers : the remarkable Akrons of 1881, Richard L. McBane

Label
A fine-looking lot of ball-tossers : the remarkable Akrons of 1881
Title
A fine-looking lot of ball-tossers
Title remainder
the remarkable Akrons of 1881
Statement of responsibility
Richard L. McBane
Title variation
Remarkable Akrons of 1881
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McBane, Richard
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
GV875.A53
LC item number
M33 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Akron Akrons (Baseball team : 1879-1881)
  • Baseball
Label
A fine-looking lot of ball-tossers : the remarkable Akrons of 1881, Richard L. McBane
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-176) and index
Contents
Introduction : a few words about nineteenth century baseball -- The original Akrons -- A fresh incarnation -- The reputation grows -- The strongest non-league club in the country -- Bid McPhee comes to Akron -- The matinee idol -- That man swartwood -- The most remarkable game -- The home town boy -- From Louisville to limbo -- Art, music, literature, and left field -- The streak continues -- A college boy -- Some country hardball -- Into the mist -- And into the darkness -- Toward the light -- A dawn of fresh glory -- Appendix A. 1881 calendar of scores -- Appendix B. Box scores of the Akrons -- Appendix C. 1881 Akrons stats
Control code
57392545
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 183 p.
Isbn
9780786420568
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004030532
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
A fine-looking lot of ball-tossers : the remarkable Akrons of 1881, Richard L. McBane
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-176) and index
Contents
Introduction : a few words about nineteenth century baseball -- The original Akrons -- A fresh incarnation -- The reputation grows -- The strongest non-league club in the country -- Bid McPhee comes to Akron -- The matinee idol -- That man swartwood -- The most remarkable game -- The home town boy -- From Louisville to limbo -- Art, music, literature, and left field -- The streak continues -- A college boy -- Some country hardball -- Into the mist -- And into the darkness -- Toward the light -- A dawn of fresh glory -- Appendix A. 1881 calendar of scores -- Appendix B. Box scores of the Akrons -- Appendix C. 1881 Akrons stats
Control code
57392545
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 183 p.
Isbn
9780786420568
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004030532
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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