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Best sporting stories

James Wentworth Day

Best sporting stories

by James Wentworth Day

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Published by Faber and Faber limited in London .
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Statementedited by J. Wentworth Day.
The Physical Object
Pagination448 p.
Number of Pages448
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17866156M
LC Control Number44000850

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This expanded edition features the best-loved short stories from the 20th century as well as new tales from some of the 21st century’s most iconic names in fiction. No other sport has inspired as many great writers as baseball has, and this exceptional anthology brings together 34 short stories about the nation’s favorite pastime. Title. Sporting stories / By. Thormanby. Type. Book Material. Published material. Publication info. Boston:Dana Estes & Co.,[ca. ].

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