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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 47 related to Lord of Misrule.   

The Professional

Wilfred Charles Heinz - Fiction - 1958 - 338 pages
Doc Carroll battles organized corruption to help his protege become the middleweight boxing champion.
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You Know Me Al

Ring Lardner - Fiction - 1914 - 239 pages
Fictional series of letters from a popular baseball hero to his friend. Humorous collection showcases Lardner as a satirical master at the peak of his form.
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The Southpaw

Fiction - 2003 - 350 pages
The Southpaw is a story about coming of age in America by way of the baseball diamond. Lefthander Henry Wiggen, six feet three, a hundred ninety-five pounds, and the greatest ...
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A Ticket for a Seamstitch

Fiction - 1984 - 143 pages
Henry Wiggen, a star pitcher for the New York Mammoths, receives a letter from a seamstress fan who plans to attend their game on the Fourth of July
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Season's End: A Novel

Tom Grimes - Fiction - 1996 - 319 pages
Mike Williams tempts fate when he appears on the cover of Sports Illustrated at age twenty-one. He becomes a major league batting champion and a national icon as he travels ...
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Bang the Drum Slowly

Fiction - 2003 - 243 pages
A poignant portrayal of professional ballplayers' lives on and off the field during the sport's golden years in the 1950's.
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David Shields - Fiction - 1984 - 335 pages
"This is as good a novel?as well written a novel?centering on Dr. Naismith?s game as any I?ve read."?Ira Berkow, from the foreword. Albert Biederman, pushing forty, is a ...
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The Game

Jack London - Fiction - 2001 - 103 pages
On the eve of their wedding, twenty-year-old Jack Fleming arranges a secret ringside seat for his sweetheart to view her only rival: the "game." Through Genevieve's ...
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Breaking Balls: A Novel of Baseball

Paul Lebowitz - Fiction - 2001 - 228 pages
Brett Samuels isn't the kind of pitcher that strikes fear in the hearts of opposing players. At not quite 6'0", not quite 175 pounds, he looks more a member of the grounds crew ...
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