Baseball archaeology artifacts from the great American pastime by Bret Wills

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Published by Chronicle Books in San Francisco .

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  • Baseball -- Collectibles -- United States.,
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Statementphotography by Bret Wills ; text by Gwen Aldridge.
ContributionsAldridge, Gwen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsGV875.2 .A33 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1740176M
ISBN 100811803651, 0811802906
LC Control Number92045853

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