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1931-78 Near Run of (41) “Famous Slugger” Books with Clemente, DiMaggio & Foxx

Lot Number 614

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Get in the know with this heavy hitting near run of (41) different 1931-78 “Famous Sluggers” books. Displaying on average to better collectible grades this vintage accumulation features a dazzling line-up of leading hitter cover photos and volumes of fascinating content. Key issues are: 1933 Foxx/Klein (EX), 1937 Gehringer/Medwick (VG-EX), 1940 DiMaggio (VG+), 1942 DiMaggio/Williams (GD-VG), 1944 Musial (VG), 1950 Robinson/Williams (VG-EX), 1965 Clemente/Oliva (VG-EX), 1969 Rose (EX-MT), 1974 Aaron (EX). More on our website.

Named players have their photo on the cover unless noted as a sketch. Issues listed as generic do not have MLB player photos or sketches on the cover. Also present are:

1931 Hafey/Simmons (GD-VG) with writing on back cover

1932 Alexander/O’Doul (VG)

1935 Myer/Vaughn (VG-EX)

1939 Foxx/Lombardi (FR) with tape on spine, and top right corner absent 1 x 1/2”

1941 DiMaggio/Greenberg/Mize/Garms (GD)

1945 Boudreau/Walker sketch cover (VG-EX)

1946 generic (EX)

1947 Musial/Vernon (VG)

1948 generic (EX)

1949 Musial/Williams (VG) with soiling on front cover

1951 Kiner/Dropo/Goodman/Stephens (EX)

1953 generic (EX-MT)

1954 generic (VG)

1955 Williams (GD-VG) with major spine split

1956 Ashburn/Kaline (EX)

1958 generic (FR) detached cover with tape residue

1959 Musial sketch (VG)

1960 Aaron/Colavito/Fox/Killebrew/Kuenn/Mathews (VG-EX)

1961 generic (GD-VG)

1962 Maris sketch (EX) with light soiling

1963 Davis/Runnels (VG-EX)

1964 Davis/Yastrzemski (EX)

1966 Clemente/Oliva (VG)

1967 Alou/F. Robinson (EX)

1970 Carew/Rose (VG-EX)

1971 Bench/Johnson (VG-EX)

1972 Melton//Oliva/Stargell (EX)

1973 Allen (EX)

1975 generic (EX)

1976 generic (EX)

1977 Yankee Stadium (EX)

1978 generic (EX-MT)

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