New York: Random House, (1960). Stated First Printing. 339 pp. 8vo. VG / VG. Item #14
Paper covered boards with stripes reminiscent of a baseball uniform. Black cloth spine stamped in red and gold. Buff colored endpapers. Illustrated with 16 glossy pp. of captioned photos. Signed on free front endpaper in light blue ink, in Rowan's hand: "Best Wishes Carl T. Rowan" and beneath Rowan's signature in darker blue ink: "Jackie Robinson." A tight clean copy with just a trace of wear at corner tips. A crisp, near fine jacket with just a little edge wear and one 1/2" closed tear on back panel at top edge.