A Ticket for a Seamstitch

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U of Nebraska Press, 1984 - Fiction - 143 pages
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"Provoke[s] the sort of laughter that a grown man needn't be ashamed of, and that, as current fiction goes, is saying a great deal. The story is . . . deftly and divertingly told". -Donald Malcolm, New Republic
 

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When we next meet up with Henry Wiggen he is still pitching for the New York Mammoth baseball team. He is still selling insurance during the off-season. He also still writing (and getting published so ... Read full review

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This is the third novel "narrated by" Henry Wiggen, left-handed pitcher for the fictional New York Mammoths. Henry, who began as a rookie in The Southpaw, and developed into a pro in Bang the Drum Slowly, is a matured veteran in A Ticket for a Seamstitch. Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
3
Section 3
40
Section 4
53
Section 5
61
Section 6
63
Section 7
85
Section 8
89
Section 9
91
Section 10
110
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Mark Harris (1922-2007).

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