Dancing on the basepaths baseball poetry and verse by Gene Fehler

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Published by McFarland in Jefferson, N.C .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Baseball -- Poetry.

Edition Notes

Includes index.

Book details

StatementGene Fehler.
GenrePoetry.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3556.E37 D36 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 119 p. ;
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3951263M
ISBN 100786411023
LC Control Number2001045025

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