Saint Louis: Charles C. Spink & Son, 1952. First Edition, First Printing. Original wraps. 4 7/8 X 6 5/8 Inches. 160 PP. Very Good. Item #842
Original "perfect" binding holding nicely. Comic illustration of Yogi Berra on cover. The Sporting News official stats book from Mickey Mantle's ROOKIE SEASON! Includes stats on players in the majors and minors as well as full instructions on laying out a baseball field as well as all the official rules of the game. Nice ads including Chesterfield Cigarettes (back cover) and Rawlings Equipment. Interior photos include shots of Bob Feller, Stan Musial and Warren Spahn. A few creases to covers and a hint of scuffing, but in great condition overall. A collectible condition copy.