By: Wallop, Douglass
New York, W.W. Norton & Company: (c.1954)
Edition: Book Club Edition
Seller ID: 25536
Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj
[sharp-looking copy, with one tiny dent in top edge of front cover, no other significant wear to book; the jacket is exceptionally clean and bright, with just a touch of wear at the spine ends]. Classic sports fantasy, about "that most forlorn of men, a fan of the Washington American League baseball team," who sells his soul to the Devil in order to permit that his beloved Senators to prevail in the pennant race over the hated New York Yankees. Basis for the hit musical play (and subsequent film) "Damn Yankees." (Yes, it's only the book club edition, but if you're just inter... View More...