Dock Ellis in the Country of Baseball
New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1976.
First edition. Signed by Donald Hall on the title page inside a drawing of a baseball, inscribed to former owner and dated 9/18/2005. 254 pp. w/ 16 pages of black and white photos. Publisher's cloth lettered in gilt. Near Fine with a little sunning to cloth, in Very Good dust jacket, crease to back panel, some rubbing and light soiling, unclipped. The biography of the only pitcher to throw a no-hitter while on LSD-- although in the first edition of this book Ellis was said to be drunk on vodka instead-- written by prolific poet and critic Donald Hall. Rare signed. Item #140940432
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