"The brightest textbook on pitching for years to come": first edition of Bob Feller's How to Pitch; Signed by Him
How To Pitch.
Item Number: 92499
New York: A. S. Barnes and Company, Inc, 1948.
Rare first edition of American baseball pitcher Bob Feller’s authoritative guide to the art of pitching. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated. Signed by Bob Feller on the title page. Very good in a good dust jacket with some chips and wear. Photographs by John Nash.
In this new and fresh approach to the complex problems of pitching, Cleveland Indians pitcher Bob Feller reveals every secret he has learned from his experience and explains minutely how to throw every pitch in the book. Feller was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1962; fellow Baseball Hall of Fame member Ted Williams called Feller "the fastest and best pitcher I ever saw during my career."