Book Cover of Michael "King" Kelly's Play Ball: Stories of the Ball Field

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Title

Book Cover of Michael "King" Kelly's Play Ball: Stories of the Ball Field

Description

This image is the cover of the autobiographical book entitled Play Ball:  Stories of the Ball Field, which was written by Michael "King" Kelly in the late 19th century.  The cover features a portrait drawing of Kelly in his uniform, as well as the title of the book, the author's name, and the price of the book (25 cents).

Subject

Kelly, Michael J., 1857-1894
Baseball
Baseball players
Authors

Creator

Kelly, Michael J., 1857-1894

Publisher

Hingham Public Library

Date Copyrighted

1888

Rights

No known copyright restrictions.

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Format

JPEG

Language

English

Type

Books

Temporal Coverage

1888

Citation

Kelly, Michael J., 1857-1894, “Book Cover of Michael "King" Kelly's Play Ball: Stories of the Ball Field,” Hingham Public Library Local History & Special Collections, accessed June 26, 2022, https://hinghampubliclibrary.omeka.net/items/show/271.