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    2011 Major League Baseball Opus Marquee Edition from The Brooks Robinson Collection. Everything about the book is massive: 20x20" in size, seventy-five pounds (75 lbs.) in weight. Contained within its 790 pages are 1,402 photographs and 120,000 words of text. Original sale price: $3,000! Just 1,000 copies of the Marquee edition were printed, and Robinson was assigned number "346." It's been called the literary equivalent of Ken Burns' famous documentary, certainly the most comprehensive publication regarding the history of baseball ever executed. The book is in pristine condition, still housed in its original packaging. An extraordinary love song to our National Pastime. Letter of provenance from Brooks Robinson.

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    Auction Dates
    November, 2015
    5th-7th Thursday-Saturday
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