Item #MMAN012 All My Octobers: My Memories of 12 World Series When the Yankees Ruled Baseball. Mickey Mantle, Mickey Herskowitz.

All My Octobers: My Memories of 12 World Series When the Yankees Ruled Baseball.

Hard Cover. New York: HarperCollins, 1994. First Edition. Fine / Dust Jacket Included.

First edition, first printing. Signed by Mantle in blue pen on half title page. Publisher's navy cloth-back white boards, stamped in gilt, designed by Nancy Singer; in its original blue dust jacket with image of Mantle at bat to front panel, lettered in red and white, jacket designed by Joel Avirom and Jason Snyder. Near fine book, with two faint vertical lines of blue offsetting to rear board, and a hint of toning to foot of spine; about fine unclipped dust jacket with just a small crease to bottom corner of rear flap and a nick to top corner of rear panel. With laid in photo of Mantle signing the book, and advertisement for Mantle signing event at Harry W. Schwartz Bookshop. Overall, a very fresh copy. In All My Octobers, Mickey Mantle recounts the glory days of the Yankees, and his twelve World Series appearances from 1951 to 1964, which resulted in seven championships. Mantle holds a number of World Series records today, including home runs (18), RBIs (40), runs (42), walks (43) and total bases (123). The book also includes a short and heartfelt epilogue, in which Mantle talks openly about his struggles with alcoholism and urges young people not to go down the same path. Mantle was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1974 and was elected to the prestigious All-Century Team in 1999.

Item #MMAN012

Price: $500.00

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