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Published by Dover Publications in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Baseball -- Juvenile poetry.,
  • Baseball -- Poetry.

Book details:

About the Edition

A narrative poem about a celebrated baseball player who struck out in the crucial moment of a game.

Edition Notes

StatementErnest Lawrence Thayer ; illustrated by Jim Hull ; with an introd. by Martin Gardner.
ContributionsHull, Jim.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.T25 Cas 1977
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 56 p. :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4903094M
ISBN 100486234614
LC Control Number76048575

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"Casey at the Bat: A Ballad of the Republic Sung in the Year " is a baseball poem written in by Ernest Thayer. First published in The San Francisco Examiner (then called The Daily Examiner) on June 3, , it was later popularized by DeWolf Hopper in many vaudeville performances. It has become one of the best-known poems in American literature. Casey At the Bat: A Ballad of the Republic Sung in the Year (Caldecott Honor Book) by Ernest L. Thayer and Christopher Bing | Oct 1, out of 5 stars Hardcover $ $ Get it as soon as Tue, Nov FREE Shipping by Amazon. Only 1 left in stock - order soon. For Casey, mighty Casey, was advancing to the bat. There was ease in Casey's manner as he stepped into his place; There was pride in Casey's bearing and a smile lit Casey's face. And when, responding to the cheers, he lightly doffed his hat, No stranger in the crowd could doubt 'twas Casey at the bat. Mar 14,  · Casey at the bat is about a team who is behind in the game and thinks that if Casey could get up to bat they would be able to score some points. When Casey does get up to bat he ends up striking out and losing the game for his team. Great book with rhyming in it/5.

Feb 05,  · Casey at the Bat (), illustrated by Dan Sayre Groesbeck; Casey at the Bat in Famous Single Poems () by Burton Egbert Stevenson; Included in Chapter 3 of Once a Clown, Always a Clown () by DeWolf Hopper. Feb 01,  · This book is a sequel to the poem "Casey at the Bat," a ballad of the Republic written by Ernest Lawrence Shayer. In this poem, Casey is given a second chance after the lost game in the original poem Casey at the bat/5. Casey At The Bat by Ernest Lawrence bernoonduang.com outlook wasnt brilliant for the Mudville nine that day The score stood four to two with but one inning more to playAnd then when Cooney died at. Page4/4(21). The fans are cheering, the crowd is on alert, and hope abounds as the mighty Casey takes his position at the plate. Written by Ernest Thayer and first published in the San Francisco Examiner on June 3, , "Casey at the Bat", narrated by Kathy Poelker, presents the roar of the crowd, the calls of the umpire, and the total thrill of the game!

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