Capital New York Region: "Play Ball!": Jane Austen and Baseball
Did Jane Austen Invent Baseball?
In happy anticipation of the joys of spring, let's talk about baseball! Austen said Catherine Morland was an avid player—what did she mean? David Block, author of Baseball Before We Knew It, will discuss his book and examine the question of Austen's contribution to the American Pastime. (The cover illustration alone makes me wild to attend!—Ed.)
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