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Pastime lost : the humble, original, and now completely forgotten game of English baseball /

David Block.

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Author: Block, David
Published: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, [2019]
Topics: Baseball - England - History. | SPORTS & RECREATION - Baseball - History. | HISTORY - Europe - Great Britain. | GAMES / Gambling / Sports | SPORTS & RECREATION / Business Aspects | SPORTS & RECREATION / Essays | SPORTS & RECREATION / History | SPORTS & RECREATION / Reference | TRAVEL / Special Interest / Sports | SPORTS & RECREATION / Baseball / History
Regions: England - Social life and customs - 18th century. | England - Social life and customs - 19th century. | England.
Genres: History. | Electronic books.
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Cover; title page; copyright page; contents; list of illustrations; preface; acknowledgments; introduction; 1. a little pretty debut; 2. the sporting prince; 3. two weeks, two discoveries; 4. word perfect; 5. wild geese and red herrings; 6. ball, bat, and beyond; 7. austen's aura; 8. science and letters; 9. ladies first; 10. the numbers game; 11. a class act; 12. literary allusions; 13. glorified rounders of antiquity; 14. summertime treat; 15. people's pastime; 16. rules don't apply; 17. the old ba' game; 18. strange diversions; 19. the third baseball; 20. mottos are made to be broken
21. when games collide22. pastime lost; notes; bibliography; index

Table of Contents for: Pastime lost : the humble, original, and