This history of Cooperstown, New York has a red cover with gilt lettering, illustration.  Signed by famous local author Louis C. Jones. Named for its founder, Judge William Cooper (father of novelist James Fenimore Cooper), Cooperstown has achieved legendary status as the 'birthplace of baseball' and home of the Baseball Hall of Fame.  This book gives an informed and familiar history of the small town, illustrated throughout with photographs and art reproductions.  16 pages; approx. 8"x11". Book is in very good condition, very light wear, some small paint drips along top edge.
  • Louis C. Jones
  • Otsego County Historical Society, 1949
  • First edition