Casey at the Bat : A Ballad of the Republic Sung in the Year 1888
Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7
1 v. (unpaged)
Publisher SummaryThe outlook wasn't brilliant
for the Mudville nine that day:
The score stood four to two
with but one inning more to play....
Since 1888 Casey at the Bat has been read and loved by baseball fans around the world. Now Mighty Casey has been brought to life by celebrated illustrator C. F. Payne, who captures the old-fashioned fun of an afternoon at the ballpark for a brand-new generation.
The classic American poem, written more than one hundred years ago, is brought to life through a collection of color illustrations and enhanced with biographical and historical notes.