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Jackie Robinson, Pro Ball's First Black Star (Creative's Superstars Ser.)

by Olsen, James T

First Edition

Price: $22.00
from: Rose's Books, IOBA


  • Seller Inventory #: 001393
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Good
  • Jacket condition: No Dust Jacket As Issued
  • Illustrator: Henriksen, Harold
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0871912767
  • ISBN 13: 9780871912763
  • Publisher: Creative Company, The
  • Place: Mankato, MN, U.S.A.
  • Date published: 1974
  • Keywords: ROBINSON JACKIE 1919 1972 BIOGRAPHY AUTOBIOGRAPHY PEOPLE COLOR RACISM CIVIL RIGHTS

Mankato, MN, U.S.A.: Creative Company, The, 1974. Mankato: Creative, 1974. 8vo. 31 pp. Pictorial boards (see picture) covered with a bubbly textured illustration of Jackie Robinson. Ex-library. A biography of the African-American whose distinguised baseball career inspired blacks everywhere and whose "cool" on the playing field helped open the door to other black athletes. Rub-out on bottom right, continuing across spine (about 1" high) to rear. Light soiling in front, heavier in rear. Endpapers foxed. Good condition.. First Edition. Pictorial Boards. Good/No Dust Jacket As Issued. Illus. by Henriksen, Harold. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library.