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Joy In Mudville: The Big Book of Baseball Humor (Paperback)

Joy In Mudville: The Big Book of Baseball Humor By Dick Schaap, Mort Gerberg Cover Image
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A comic lineup of stories, essays, cartoons, and more, from Lardner and Runyon to Philip Roth, Charles Addams to Charles Schulz, plus dozens of other funny fans. "The best baseball book of the season." -- Los Angeles Times Book Review.

B & W photographs and illustrations throughout.

About the Author

Dick Schaap (1934–2002), a sportswriter, broadcaster, and author or coauthor of 33 books, reported for NBC Nightly News, the Today show, ABC World News Tonight20/20, and ESPN and was the recipient of five Emmy Awards.

Mort Gerberg is a cartoonist and author known for his cartoons in The New Yorker, Playboy, and other publications. He was voted the Best Magazine Cartoonist in 2007 and 2008 by the National Cartoonists Society. Gerberg is also an extremely respected public speaker, focusing on the subjects of creativity and positive aging. Gerberg is a contributor of Last Laughs: Cartoons About Aging, Retirement. . . and the Great Beyond, Joy in Mudville: The Big Book of Baseball Humor, Mr. Skinner's Skinny House, and more.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780385469531
ISBN-10: 0385469535
Publisher: Main Street Books
Publication Date: February 17th, 1997
Pages: 448
Language: English