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The Resource Baseball : a literary anthology, edited by Nicholas Dawidoff

Baseball : a literary anthology, edited by Nicholas Dawidoff

Label
Baseball : a literary anthology
Title
Baseball
Title remainder
a literary anthology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nicholas Dawidoff
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Includes stories, memoirs, poems, news reports, and insider accounts about all aspects of baseball from its pastoral nineteenth-century beginnings to now
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.8/0355
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS509.B37
LC item number
B37 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
PS 509.B37
NLM item number
B37 2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dawidoff, Nicholas
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baseball
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Baseball
Label
Baseball : a literary anthology, edited by Nicholas Dawidoff
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 716-721)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Old-fashioned pitcher
  • G.E. Phair
  • Baseball as the bleachers like it
  • C.E. Van Loan
  • From The varmint
  • O. Johnson
  • Baiting the umpire
  • G. Nathan
  • From America's national game
  • A.G. Spalding
  • Casey at the bat
  • Hail! Roger Merkle, favorite of Toledo
  • Rajah's pride falls before 'G. Hooks-em'
  • Damon Runyon
  • From The glory of their times : Sam Crawford
  • L. Ritter
  • From You know me Al
  • Where do you get that noise?
  • Ring Lardner
  • Hits & runs
  • From Always the young strangers
  • Ernest L. Thayer
  • Carl Sandburg
  • Ruth comes into his own with 2 homers
  • H. Broun
  • From No cheering in the press box : Richard Vidmer
  • J. Holtzman
  • The crowd at the ball-game
  • From White mule : Fourth of July doubleheader
  • William Carlos Williams
  • From Baseball when the grass was real : James "Cool Papa" Bell
  • D. Honig
  • The umpire is a most unhappy man
  • From Along this way
  • James Weldon Johnson
  • From Of time and the river
  • Thomas Wolfe
  • Inside the inside
  • Paul Gallico
  • W. Hough, F. Adams
  • Take me out to the ball game
  • J. Norworth
  • Baseball's sad lexicon
  • F.P. Adams
  • Jamesie
  • J.F. Powers
  • Shine ball
  • J.A. Maxwell
  • From Chicago : city on the make
  • Nelson Algren
  • Nice work
  • J. Cannon
  • From Tallulah
  • Tallulah Bankhead
  • Pitchers and catchers
  • From The natural
  • Bernard Malamud
  • Dodgers defeat Yanks, 3-2, as Erskine fans 14
  • The terrible-tempered Mr. Grove
  • R. Smith
  • From God's country and mine
  • Jacques Barzun
  • Perfect day--a day of prowess
  • Robert Frost
  • My grandmother goes to Comiskey Park
  • M. Berg
  • J.T. Farrell
  • From Damn Yankees
  • The rocky road of Pistol Pete
  • W.C. Heinz
  • From The long season
  • J. Brosnan
  • Pitcher
  • The base stealer
  • R. Francis
  • Hub fans bid kid Adieu
  • You could look it up
  • John Updike
  • Rules for staying young
  • Satchel Paige
  • A can of beer, a slice of cake--and thou, Eddie Gaedel
  • B. Veeck
  • Back at the Polo Grounds
  • M. Kempton
  • From Can't anybody here play this game?
  • J. Breslin
  • Baseball and writing
  • James Thurber
  • Marianne Moore
  • The silent season of a hero
  • Gay Talese
  • From North toward home
  • Willie Morris
  • From Portnoy's complaint
  • Philip Roth
  • Polo Grounds
  • R. Humphries
  • It was a great day in Jersey
  • W. Smith
  • From The wrong season
  • J. Oppenheimer
  • From The summer game
  • From Five seasons
  • From Late innings
  • From Season ticket
  • R. Angell
  • From The great American baseball card flipping, trading and bubble gum book
  • B.C. Boyd, F.C. Harris
  • Final twist of the drama
  • From Ball four
  • George Plimpton
  • From A false spring
  • P. Jordan
  • Carlton Fisk is my ideal
  • B. Mayer
  • The green fields of the mind
  • A.B. Giamatti
  • A day of light and shadows
  • J. Schwartz --From It looked like for ever
  • M. Harris
  • J. Bouton
  • From The celebrant
  • E.R. Greenberg
  • From The autobiography of Leroi Jones
  • Amiri Baraka
  • From Stengel : his life and times
  • R. Creamer
  • The Sporting news
  • R. Blount, Jr.
  • The September song of Mr. October
  • D. Remick
  • Van Lingle Mungo
  • From An American childhood
  • Annie Dillard
  • The streak of streaks
  • S.J. Gould
  • Head down
  • Stephen King
  • Coming to the plate, one family's ethos
  • M. O'Neill
  • A minors affair
  • R. Ford
  • D. Frishberg
  • Glory
  • Y. Komunyakaa
  • From Underworld
  • D. DeLillo
  • Rain delay : Toledo Mud Hens, July 8, 1994
  • M. Espada
  • From Pure baseball
  • K. Hernandez
  • Yankee ends real corker of a mystery
  • B. Olney
  • Analysis of baseball
  • M. Swenson
  • From The boys of summer
  • R. Kahn
Control code
ocm47767393
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 721 pages
Isbn
9781931082099
Lccn
2001038654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)47767393
Label
Baseball : a literary anthology, edited by Nicholas Dawidoff
Publication
Distribution
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 716-721)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Old-fashioned pitcher
  • G.E. Phair
  • Baseball as the bleachers like it
  • C.E. Van Loan
  • From The varmint
  • O. Johnson
  • Baiting the umpire
  • G. Nathan
  • From America's national game
  • A.G. Spalding
  • Casey at the bat
  • Hail! Roger Merkle, favorite of Toledo
  • Rajah's pride falls before 'G. Hooks-em'
  • Damon Runyon
  • From The glory of their times : Sam Crawford
  • L. Ritter
  • From You know me Al
  • Where do you get that noise?
  • Ring Lardner
  • Hits & runs
  • From Always the young strangers
  • Ernest L. Thayer
  • Carl Sandburg
  • Ruth comes into his own with 2 homers
  • H. Broun
  • From No cheering in the press box : Richard Vidmer
  • J. Holtzman
  • The crowd at the ball-game
  • From White mule : Fourth of July doubleheader
  • William Carlos Williams
  • From Baseball when the grass was real : James "Cool Papa" Bell
  • D. Honig
  • The umpire is a most unhappy man
  • From Along this way
  • James Weldon Johnson
  • From Of time and the river
  • Thomas Wolfe
  • Inside the inside
  • Paul Gallico
  • W. Hough, F. Adams
  • Take me out to the ball game
  • J. Norworth
  • Baseball's sad lexicon
  • F.P. Adams
  • Jamesie
  • J.F. Powers
  • Shine ball
  • J.A. Maxwell
  • From Chicago : city on the make
  • Nelson Algren
  • Nice work
  • J. Cannon
  • From Tallulah
  • Tallulah Bankhead
  • Pitchers and catchers
  • From The natural
  • Bernard Malamud
  • Dodgers defeat Yanks, 3-2, as Erskine fans 14
  • The terrible-tempered Mr. Grove
  • R. Smith
  • From God's country and mine
  • Jacques Barzun
  • Perfect day--a day of prowess
  • Robert Frost
  • My grandmother goes to Comiskey Park
  • M. Berg
  • J.T. Farrell
  • From Damn Yankees
  • The rocky road of Pistol Pete
  • W.C. Heinz
  • From The long season
  • J. Brosnan
  • Pitcher
  • The base stealer
  • R. Francis
  • Hub fans bid kid Adieu
  • You could look it up
  • John Updike
  • Rules for staying young
  • Satchel Paige
  • A can of beer, a slice of cake--and thou, Eddie Gaedel
  • B. Veeck
  • Back at the Polo Grounds
  • M. Kempton
  • From Can't anybody here play this game?
  • J. Breslin
  • Baseball and writing
  • James Thurber
  • Marianne Moore
  • The silent season of a hero
  • Gay Talese
  • From North toward home
  • Willie Morris
  • From Portnoy's complaint
  • Philip Roth
  • Polo Grounds
  • R. Humphries
  • It was a great day in Jersey
  • W. Smith
  • From The wrong season
  • J. Oppenheimer
  • From The summer game
  • From Five seasons
  • From Late innings
  • From Season ticket
  • R. Angell
  • From The great American baseball card flipping, trading and bubble gum book
  • B.C. Boyd, F.C. Harris
  • Final twist of the drama
  • From Ball four
  • George Plimpton
  • From A false spring
  • P. Jordan
  • Carlton Fisk is my ideal
  • B. Mayer
  • The green fields of the mind
  • A.B. Giamatti
  • A day of light and shadows
  • J. Schwartz --From It looked like for ever
  • M. Harris
  • J. Bouton
  • From The celebrant
  • E.R. Greenberg
  • From The autobiography of Leroi Jones
  • Amiri Baraka
  • From Stengel : his life and times
  • R. Creamer
  • The Sporting news
  • R. Blount, Jr.
  • The September song of Mr. October
  • D. Remick
  • Van Lingle Mungo
  • From An American childhood
  • Annie Dillard
  • The streak of streaks
  • S.J. Gould
  • Head down
  • Stephen King
  • Coming to the plate, one family's ethos
  • M. O'Neill
  • A minors affair
  • R. Ford
  • D. Frishberg
  • Glory
  • Y. Komunyakaa
  • From Underworld
  • D. DeLillo
  • Rain delay : Toledo Mud Hens, July 8, 1994
  • M. Espada
  • From Pure baseball
  • K. Hernandez
  • Yankee ends real corker of a mystery
  • B. Olney
  • Analysis of baseball
  • M. Swenson
  • From The boys of summer
  • R. Kahn
Control code
ocm47767393
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 721 pages
Isbn
9781931082099
Lccn
2001038654
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)47767393

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