Seattle, WA: Fantagraphics Books, 2011. First Edition. Signed & dated in 2011 by Santiago on front flyleaf as follows: "W. Santiago 2011", with a full-size original drawing of Clemente, who is saying "To David" (the owner of this book) in a speech bubble drawn by Santiago. Stated first edition, first printing, with full number line on copyright page. Second book, and first graphic sports novel by this Chicago-based artist (born in Puerto Rico, as was Clemente). This book was one of Library Journal's 10 Best Graphic Novels of 2001, and a Casey Award Nominee in 2001. His next graphic novel (2014) would be about the iconic basketball player Michael Jordan. 8vo boards. Fine in a fine in a fine dj with a small nick top corner of the spine. Highly uncommon signed, especially with an original drawing in the book as well.
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