Peverelly's National Game

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Peverelly's Book of American Pastimes, which covered several sports from badminton to horseracing, is best known for its dominant chapter on base ball, "The National Game."

It is the first historical-reference book ever published about the sport, and includes the rosters of the most prominent early clubs with results of games played from their beginnings through 1866.

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Courtesy alabris.com

Book by John Freyer and Mark Rucker


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