Oct 10, 2019 - Sale 2519

Sale 2519 - Lot 62

Estimate: $ 7,000 - $ 10,000
RUTH, BABE. Babe Ruth's Own Book of Baseball. Signed, on the limitation page. 8vo, publisher's cloth, spine faded and ends frayed, edges rubbed; front joint starting, owner's ink inscription on page facing signature, moderate foxing to endpapers and preliminaries and subsidiaries. first edition. 434 of 1,000 numbered copies signed by Ruth. New York, 1928; inscription: Np, [1928]

Additional Details

with--Photograph postcard, unsigned, half-length portrait showing Ruth leaning against a car in 1926. 5 1/2x3 1/4 inches; few scattered creases, correspondence side blank. Nd.