THE MODERN POCKET HOYLE; CONTAINING ALL THE GAMES OF SKILL AND CHANCE AS PLAYED IN THIS COUNTRY AT THE PRESENT TIME...

New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, (1868). 380 pages. 6 x 3 3/4 inches. Cloth backed pictorial bords. Lightly rubbed. Item #4052

Sixth edition of this popular instruction book for games: card games, checkers, dominoes, billird, ten-pins, shuffle board, croquet, cricket, base-ball and others.
On page 371 it is noted, "This game of Base-ball has, in later years gradually grown in favor in this country, and is now fully adopted as the national game of America." Included is a diagram of a baseball field.

Price: $75.00

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