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Babe Ruth Collection of (4) with Bobbin Head & Publications

Lot Number 1919

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Baseball’s most iconic figure is commemorated with this lot of respectful collectibles. Though it’s been nearly seventy years since “Babe” Ruth joined the club at the “Field of Dreams”, his related memorabilia remains at the top of the sports collecting hobby. Top up your collection with this lot of (4) Ruth items. Featured are:


1948 “The Babe Ruth Story” by Babe Ruth as told to Bob Considine first edition softcover book (FR-GD), published E.P. Dutton & Co. in magazine format, cover is printed with “My only Authorized Story Babe Ruth”, text and covers are interspersed with many exciting photos


1949 “Babe Ruth as I knew him” by Waite Hoyt (FR) with tape repairs on the spine and cover, magazine format tribute published by Dell


1951 Printing of “Babe Ruth, The Big Moments of the Big Fellow” by Tom Meany, Grosset & Dunlap hardcover book (VG-VG) first copyrighted in 1947, features four classic photos, inside of front cover is affected by paper/adhesive residue, several small, stamps and written notations are present in the interior, cover is fairly clean with a solid spine


1989 Nodders, Inc. bobbin head figure (VG-EX), still nodds attractively with light soiling and several very small chips mainly on the black cap as well as light to moderate cracking that runs along the right side of the face of the Bambino, a facsimile signature decal appears on the front of the base

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