Clowning Through Baseball

Schacht, Al

Published by A.S. Barnes & Co., New York, 1941
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Title: Clowning Through Baseball

Publisher: A.S. Barnes & Co., New York

Publication Date: 1941

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: very good

Dust Jacket Condition: very good

Edition: First edition..

Book Type: book

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Schacht’s ability to mimic other players from the coaching lines, and his comedy routines with Altrock, earned him the nickname of "The Clown Prince of Baseball." Schacht would often show up in his battered top hat and ragged tails, blowing mightily on a tuba or wearing an enormous glove. Home plate was a prop to Schacht, who occasionally set it with dining utensils and ate a meal from it. Dust jacket with small chips and edgewear. Internally very clean. First printing protected in mylar. Size: 5½" - 8½" First printing. Bookseller Inventory # 273606

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