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    1947 Babe Ruth Signed "Babe Ruth: The Moments of the Big Fellow" Hardcover First Edition Book. This 1947 first edition by author Tom Meany is dedicated to Ed Barrow with the forward by Christy Walsh, the first baseball agent, whose client list boasted Babe Ruth, Lou Gehrig, Cobb, and McGraw. Wonderful inscription and autograph in black fountain pen on the half-title page reads: "To Mike Gonzales, Quite a slugger himself. From Babe Ruth. Dec. 25, 1947." The book is packed with tons of tremendous photos of the Babe from throughout his life, including signing for a group of kids and at his wife's bedside with his head in his hands. No dust jacket. Cover EX. Inside pages EX-MT. Inscription and autograph are a bold 9/10. Full LOA from PSA/DNA. Auction LOA from James Spence Authentication.

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