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Vintage Base Ball Scorebook - 25 Games - 2014 By R C Shaw
Paperback: $15.00
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Rules and Scorebook for 19th Century base ball - New 2014 Edition to compliment current vintage base ball games played in North America. This unique scorebook features 50 scoring pages (enough to... More > score 25 matches) along with general rules and field dimensions for 1861, 1867, 1876 and 1886 base ball games. As an added bonus, for vintage base ball advocates as well as base ball historians, the scorebook front and back covers illustrate full color representations of current and past base ball team uniforms. This valuable resource is used by vintage clubs and spectators alike to gain a better understanding of how the game was played, and is played today. A companion poster of vintage base ball uniforms is available through the publisher.< Less
Newtown Sandy Hooks Base Ball 2010-11 By R C Shaw
Paperback: $12.75
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The latest in a continuing series of annual recaps of the Newtown Sandy Hook vintage base ball seasons. This 2010-11 Newtown Sandy Hook Vintage Base Ball Yearbook contains 72 pages of game-by-game... More > recaps and action photographs showcasing the 19th Century game of base ball. (This edition does not include the Team Charter or 19th Century base ball rules) Perfect bound 6" X 9" format. Entertaining reading for the casual baseball fan or person planning to form a team or stage a vintage base ball event.< Less
Newtown Sandy Hook 2009 Yearbook & Field Guide By Ray Shaw
eBook (PDF): $3.99
The 2009 Newtown Sandy Hook Vintage Base Ball Yearbook & Field Guide. This 102 page book provides information for preparation and playing the 19th Century game of base ball and includes: - An... More > abbreviated recap of the Newtown Sandy Hooks 2009 season. - The Newtown Sandy Hook VBBC team charter. - General game rules and field diagrams for the 1861, 1867 and 1886 game. - Photographs of the 2009 team and game action. Perfect bound 6" X 9" format. Critical insights for the casual fan or person planning to form a team or stage a vintage base ball event.< Less
The Early Years. The Newtown Sandy Hooks 2005 - 2009 By Ray Shaw
eBook (PDF): $0.00
SPECIAL INTRODUCTORY PRICE This comprehensive book follows the five year history of the Newtown Sandy Hook Vintage Base Ball Club from creation to the current year. This 320+ page book recaps... More > highlights of seasons 2005 through 2009 in copy and nearly 330 pictures and illustrations.< Less
The Newtown Sandy Hooks. The christening of a vintage nine By R C Shaw
eBook (PDF): $3.75
A graphic look at the creation of a contemporary vintage base ball team – the Newtown Sandy Hooks, the first of its kind in Fairfield County, Connecticut. The development of the team, its... More > players and how they learned to play this old-fangled game during the inaugural 2005 season are explained through a game-by-game breakdown and accompanying photographs. This book is the second in the ‘Diamonds in the Rough’ series of vintage base ball books by Ray Shaw, produced by Lulu. A perfect complement to ‘Diamonds in the Rough’ calendars, scorebooks and other vintage base ball books offered on Lulu. Over 100 original black & white and color photographs by Ray Shaw and Karen O'Maxfield plus graphics by Ray Shaw are included in this volume. Updated 1/21/06< Less
Danbury Westerners 2011 Season Recap By R C Shaw
eBook (PDF): $5.00
Season recap and full color pictures of the 2011 NECBL Danbury Westerners. Game recaps, action photographs, player and intern pictures, stats and more. A historic treasury of a record breaking... More > season. Copy by Jason Greenberg and other writers. Photos and graphics by Ray Shaw. The Danbury Westerners are a 501c3 Non-Profit. All profits from the sales or download of this book go to the Danbury Westerners.< Less
Newtown Sandy Hook 2008 Yearbook & Field Guide By Raymond Shaw
eBook (PDF): $3.75
The 2008 Newtown Sandy Hook Vintage Base Ball Yearbook & Field Guide. This 82 page book provides information for preparation and playing the 19th Century game of base ball and includes: - An... More > abbreviated recap of the Newtown Sandy Hooks 2008 season. - The Newtown Sandy Hook VBBC team charter. - General game rules and field diagrams for the 1867 and 1886 game. - Photographs of the 2008 team. Perfect bound 6" X 9" format. Critical insights for the casual fan or person planning to form a team or stage a vintage base ball event.< Less
Late and Soon By Helen Ruth Freeman
Hardcover: $20.18
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Short poems by Helen Ruth Freeman, forward by Jean Valentine. Edited and published by Merlin Fisk. Cover painting by Andrea Zimmermann.