Christy Mathewson Autograph Book Sells for $9,768 at NateDSanders.com
Christy Mathewson Autograph
A Christy Mathewson signed anything is very rare. He is a Hall of Famer who not a prevalent signer. Thus, his signature can sell for as high as $10,000 or more. Here is a Christy Mathewson autograph book that we at NateDSanders.com Auctions sold:
Christy Mathewson Autograph Book
Christy Mathewson autograph book of the book he authored, “Won in the Ninth.” New York: R.J. Bodmer Company: 1910. First edition presentation copy signed by Mathewson on a bookplate affixed to the interior cover. Copy is numbered 498 and presented to Robert Hughes; Mathewson signs below in dark ink. This fictional tale by the New York Giants pitcher also features a special instructional section on pitching technique. Illustrated hardcover with pine green cloth runs 298pp. Corners, edges and backstrip top and bottom show wear. Slight scuffing to cover image. Frontispiece tissue guard missing. Signature shows only slight smudging to the “C”. Binding remains tight. Overall very good condition. Very rare Christy Mathewson signed book. Sold for $9,768.