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100 Not Out; A Century of Cricket on the Adelaide Oval
Downer, Sidney,
ISBN: 0851793851
Rigby, Adelaide, 1972. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 725 g.; XII, 184 pages, indexed. Photographic end pages, with text illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs of cricket at Adelaide. Colour illustrated dust jacket. There is slight loss of colour to the spine section, and spotting to the top edge of the text block. Otherwise, the book shows no damage. A history of the first century of cricketing at the Adelaide Oval. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Sport -- Cricket; Australia; ISBN: 0851793851. ISBN/EAN: 9780851793856. Inventory No: 0258073. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
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100 Not Out; A Century of Cricket on the Adelaide Oval
Downer, Sidney,
ISBN: 0851793851
Rigby, Adelaide, 1972. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. First Edition. 725 g.; XII, 184 pages, indexed. Photographic end pages, with text illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs of cricket at Adelaide. Colour illustrated dust jacket. The top edge of the dust jacket shows trifling rubbing, and there is slight loss of colour to the spine section. Otherwise, the book shows no damage. A history of the first century of cricketing at the Adelaide Oval. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Sport -- Cricket; Australia; ISBN: 0851793851. ISBN/EAN: 9780851793856. Inventory No: 0226603. Very Good Condition
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
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Australian Cricket's Doctors and Dentists
Fiddian, Marc,
ISBN: 1875475079
Pakenham Gazette, Pakenham, Victoria, 1993. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 175g ; 84 pages, indexed, with tables, statistics, and black-and-white photographs. There are no markings on the book all the pages. The pace of life in the late 20th century and the accent on people specialising in a field of endeavour has all but ruled out doctors and dentists playing first-class cricket. Earlier this century it was not uncommon for members of either profession to rise to Sheffield shield or Test ranks, but often these players had to put restrictions on their availability and as a result didn't go as far in the game as they were capable. -- this study has been confined to Australian doctors and dentists, hence the famous English all-rounder William Gilbert Grace and South African captain of the late 1960s Ali Bacher have not been included. Nor have doctors other medical practitioners. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Sport -- Cricket; Australia; ISBN: 1875475079. ISBN/EAN: 9781875475070. Inventory No: 0210893. Good
Price: $11.20 (AUD)
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Australian Cricket's Doctors and Dentists
Fiddian, Marc,
ISBN: 1875475079
Pakenham Gazette, Pakenham, Victoria, 1993. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 175 g; 84 pages, indexed, with tables, statistics, and black-and-white photographs. There are no markings on the book all the pages. The pace of life in the late 20th century and the accent on people specialising in a field of endeavour has all but ruled out doctors and dentists playing first-class cricket. Earlier this century it was not uncommon for members of either profession to rise to Sheffield shield or Test ranks, but often these players had to put restrictions on their availability and as a result didn't go as far in the game as they were capable. -- this study has been confined to Australian doctors and dentists, hence the famous English all-rounder William Gilbert Grace and South African captain of the late 1960s Ali Bacher have not been included. Nor have doctors other medical practitioners. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Genealogy & Local History; Sport -- Cricket; ISBN: 1875475079. ISBN/EAN: 9781875475070. Inventory No: 0215953. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Good
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Beyond Ten Thousand; My Life Story
Border, Allan,
ISBN: 0646132334
Swan Publishing , Nederlands, Western Australia, 1993. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 1.010 kg.; VI, 272 pages, foreword by Richie Benaud, scoreboard and acknowledgements. Pale yellow coloured endpapers. Photographic frontispiece, showing Allan border in full flight. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white and occasional colour photograph from Allan Border's life and career. Green coloured boards with yellow titles to the front panel and backstrip. Minor rubbing to the backstrip corners and to the book corners. Photographic dustwrapper, showing Allan Border, with a green and yellow background with green and black titles to the front panel and backstrip. A little rubbing and creasing to the dustwrapper edges. The autobiography of Allan Border, the highest ever run scorer in cricket, Australian cricket captain and of cricket politics. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Sport -- Cricket ; Biography -- Sports; Australia; ISBN: 0646132334. ISBN/EAN: 9780646132334. Inventory No: 0106855. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Good
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
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Bold Warnie and Australia's Rise to Cricket Dominance
Perry, Roland,
ISBN: 0091840015
Random House Australia, Milsons Point, New South Wales, 1999. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. X, 534 pages, last two pages blank, prefaced by author, career statistics and index. The text is illustrated with 16 pages of colour photography (including one black-and-white photograph) between pages 182 and 183. Black coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Bumping to the backstrip edges and browning to the top text block. Colour photographic dustwrapper, of Shane Warne, with gold, white, black and green titles to the front panel and gold and white titles to the backstrip. A little creasing to the dustwrapper edges and rubbing to the dustwrapper panels. A dual biography, one biography being that of the spinner Shane Warne to the greatest and the other of the rise of Australian Cricket dominance at the same time. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Sport -- Cricket ; Biography -- Sports; Australia; ISBN: 0091840015. ISBN/EAN: 9780091840013. Inventory No: 0109677. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Good
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
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Bradman's Best: Sir Donald Bradman's Selection of the Best Team in Cricket History
Perry, Roland,
ISBN: 0091840511
Random House Australia, Milsons Point, New South Wales, 2001. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. acknowledgements, index and a photo credits. Black coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with 24 pages of black-and-white photography, in two sections one 16 pages and the other eight pages, along with at the beginning of every chapter a small black-and-white photograph. Black coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Minor bumping and rubbing to the backstrip edges and to the book corners. Browning to the text block edges and internal pages. Photographic dustwrapper, showing a digitally composed photograph of Bradman and his dream team, against a green background with gilt and white titles to the front panel and backstrip. On the back panel is a black-and-white photograph showing Don Bradman and his fellow selectors for the Australian cricket team in the 1950s. Colour photograph on the rear fold over panel of the author and Sir Donald Bradman. A little rubbing and creasing to the dustwrapper edges. " In Bradman's Best, Sir Donald Bradman reveals his Dream Team, selected from all cricket-playing nations since the first Test was played in 1877. In exclusive interviews and correspondence with his biographer, Roland Perry, Bradman shares his thoughts on the world's best cricketers, his greatest ever team and why he chose its illustrious members." -- from the front fold over panel. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. X, 430 pages, . Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Sport -- Cricket ; Australia; ISBN: 0091840511. ISBN/EAN: 9780091840518. Inventory No: 0112813. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
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Bradman: the illustrated biography. Using the private possessions of Sir Donald Bradman
Page, Michael,
ISBN: 0333356195
the Macmillan Company, South Melbourne, 1983. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 1.75 kg; VIII, 368 pages, text illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, and facsimiles of documents, indexed. Photographic illustrated dustwrapper. Minor rubbing to the base edge of the boards, and fading of the green of the dust jacket on the spine section to a dark blue. . This biography was proudly presented as a commemorative tribute to the world's most famous batsmen on his 75th birthday. The book was conceived when Sir Donald consented to make his personal records -- including letters, documents, photographs and scrap books dating back to his earliest days -- available to the publishers as the basis of a new biography. He also granted interviews to the author and checked the entire text of the book. Size: Quarto -- up to 12 " Tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sports & Pastimes; Biography; History -- Australia; Sport -- Cricket; ISBN: 0333356195. ISBN/EAN: 9780333356197. Inventory No: 0213763. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
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Bradman; the illustrated biography. Using the private possessions of Sir Donald Bradman
Page, Michael,
ISBN: 0333356195
the Macmillan Company, South Melbourne, 1983. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 1.75 kg; VIII, 368 pages, text illustrated with numerous black-and-white photographs, and facsimiles of documents, indexed. Photographic illustrated dustwrapper. Minor rubbing to the base edge of the boards, and fading of the green of the dust jacket on the spine section, and the top of the front panel. This biography was proudly presented as a commemorative tribute to the world's most famous batsmen on his 75th birthday. The book was conceived when Sir Donald consented to make his personal records -- including letters, documents, photographs and scrap books dating back to his earliest days -- available to the publishers as the basis of a new biography. He also granted interviews to the author and checked the entire text of the book. Size: Quarto -- up to 12 " Tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sports & Pastimes; Biography; History -- Australia; Sport -- Cricket; ISBN: 0333356195. ISBN/EAN: 9780333356197. Inventory No: 0270151. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
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Cricket Tests and Records; England v Australia
Cary, Clif,
No Publisher Details, Sydney, No date. Edition Unstated
 Softcover (Stiff Boards) Softcover (Stiff Boards). Very Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Edition Unstated. 202pp., preface by author, dedication, test matches played, test match facts and Cricket milestones. Blue coloured covers black decoration and writing on the front panel. The book is rubbed, slightly scuffed and the panels are quite grubby. Creasing to the book corners and to the head and to the heel of the spine. A few foxing spots to the spine and the paper edges are very slightly brown. Internally, the pages again a little brown. A small book of records about Australia versus England test matches, from first test match up until 1938 tour. Note -- there are no publisher details and/or date of publication but the book was printed by T&H Proprietary Limited, 24 Jamison St. Sydney and the author in his dedication dates it at 1946. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Sport -- Cricket ; Australia; Inventory No: 0102922. This book is light, and postage will be reduced to $8.00 for shipment within Australia. . Very Good Condition
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Cricketer at the Crossroads
WALKER, Max. with, Neill Phillipson,
ISBN: 0908081405
Garry Sparke & Assoc., Toorak, 1978. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. By Author on Title Page. X, 213 pp., Tasmanian test cricketer's memoirs with 9 illustrations plus 32 plates (16 in colour). Papered boards with the illustrated dustwrapper; a fine copy. Signed by Max on the title page. On the reverse of p 213 there are three other signature inscriptions, and as best as I can decipher they are Don Jolley ( or Folley ) Ken Quinn and Mal Meidlo all wishing John best wishes. Illustrated endpages. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Sport -- Cricket; By Author on Title Page. ISBN: 0908081405. ISBN/EAN: 9780908081400. Inventory No: 0204632. Very Good Condition
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
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Glorious Innings; Treasures from the Melbourne Cricket Club Collection
Bouwman, Richard ,
ISBN: 0091690102
Hutchinson Australia, Hawthorn, Victoria, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 720 g.; XII, 132 pages, last page blank, foreword by Ian Johnston, introduction by Donald Cordner, President, Melbourne Cricket Club, acknowledgements, author's note, bibliography and index. Bottle green coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white and the occasional colour photograph, illustrations and cartoons -- of items held in the Melbourne Cricket Club collection. Green coloured boards with gilt titles to the backstrip. Rubbing and creasing to the backstrip corners and book corners. Light white marks to the book panels and rubbing to the book edges. Light age toning of the text block edges. There is a printing fault to the front paste-down -- there is a 'crease' that runs from the top left-hand corner down to the middle of the lower book edge. Colour illustrated dustwrapper, being the reproduction of the W. Handcock painting of 'T.W. Wills', done in 1870, against a green background with gold titles to the front panel and backstrip. Rubbing and creasing to the dustwrapper edges and there is rubbing to the dustwrapper panels. Fading to the backstrip. Some of the treasures that are held at the Melbourne Cricket Club. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Sport -- Cricket ; Australia; ISBN: 0091690102. ISBN/EAN: 9780091690106. Inventory No: 0109022. Good
Price: $20.80 (AUD)
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Green Sprigs: Cricket's Age Of Youth
ROBINSON, RAY,
Collins, Sydney, 1955. Revised Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Fair. Illustrator: Photographic. Revised Edition. 450 g; 240 pp; frontispiece, 17 pages of plates ( 30 illustrations and 3 cartoons ), chipped and torn/damaged dustjacket with some loss at the spine. Please ask for a photograph to help assess condition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sports & Pastimes; Sport -- Cricket; Inventory No: 0203737. Very Good Condition
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Lillee; An Autobiography
Lillee, Dennis,
ISBN: 0755312317
Hodder, London, 2003. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. VI, 342 pages, acknowledgements, prologue, statistics and index. Dark blue coloured endpapers. The text is illustrated with 50 black-and-white or coloured photographs. Bright blue coloured boards with white titles to the backstrip. A little rubbing to the backstrip edges and to the book corners. A hint of browning to the text block edges. Photographic dustwrapper, of Dennis Lillee, with blue and white titles to the front panel and backstrip. On the rear back dustwrapper panel is a black-and-white photograph of Lillee in full voice asking the umpire " The Question ". A little creasing to the dustwrapper edges. The autobiography of the most successful fast bowler in test cricket history -- Dennis Lillee. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Sport -- Cricket ; Biography -- Sports; Australia; ISBN: 0755312317. ISBN/EAN: 9780755312313. Inventory No: 0105583. Good
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The Bradman Albums; Selections from Sir Donald Bradman's Official Collection volume I 1925-1934 volume II 1935-1949
Bradman, Sir Donald,
ISBN: 0701819715
Rigby Publishers, Chatswood, New South Wales, 1987. First Edition
 Hardcover (Original Cloth) Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Slipcased. Illustrator: Various. First Edition. 4.7 kg; volume I 424 pages, marbled end pages, illustrated with colour plates, black-and-white photographs, and facsimiles of various newspaper articles correspondence etc. Volume II pages 425, 800. Indexed, for both volumes again illustrated with plates, and facsimiles. Includes IV appendices of statistics. The dark green cloth covered slipcase has a coloured reproduction of a portrait of the Don tipped on. There is a minor rubbing to the slipcase. No Damage to describe Size: Quarto -- up to 12 " Tall. please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Various. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Sport -- Cricket; ISBN: 0701819715. ISBN/EAN: 9780701819712. Inventory No: 0270147. This book weighs over 1 Kg packed and extra postal costs will be asked for when shipping outside Australia.. Very Good Condition
Price: $88.00 (AUD)
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The Bradman Years
Pollard, Jack,
ISBN: 1740471318
The Book Company Publishing Pty Limited , Sydney, 2001. Revised and Updated
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Revised and Updated. 1.1 kg.; (6) 2-428 pages, introduction by author, bibliography, picture credits and index. Photographic endpapers, showing Don Bradman striding out to play cricket, against a green coloured background. The text is illustrated with copious black-and-white photographs from the Bradman era of cricket. Colour photographic laminated boards, showing Don Bradman at net practice, against a green coloured background with white and yellow titles to the front panel and backstrip. Colour photographic dustwrapper, same illustration as the underlying board, with gilt and white tiles to the front panel and backstrip. Colour photograph of author to the rear fold over panel. The story of Australia's (and perhaps the greatest cricketers of all time from all cricket playing nations) -- Don Bradman . The book deals with the period between 1918 to the 1948 " Invincibles" tour. no damage to describe, the book is in very good order. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Sport -- Cricket ; Australia; ISBN: 1740471318. ISBN/EAN: 9781740471312. Inventory No: 0261209. THIS BOOK WILL INCUR EXTRA POST OUTSIDE OF AUSTRALIA, BECAUSE IT IS OVER 1 Kg WITHOUT PACKAGING, PLEASE ENQUIRE BEFORE ORDERING. Very Good
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
Book Number: 0261209  Bookseller: Syber's Books
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The Bradman Years
Pollard, Jack,
ISBN: 1740471318
The Book Company Publishing Pty Limited , Sydney, 2001. Revised and Updated
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Revised and Updated. 1.1 kg.; (6) 2-428 pages, introduction by author, bibliography, picture credits and index. Photographic endpapers, showing Don Bradman striding out to play cricket, against a green coloured background. The text is illustrated with copious black-and-white photographs from the Bradman era of cricket. Colour photographic laminated boards, showing Don Bradman at net practice, against a green coloured background with white and yellow titles to the front panel and backstrip. Minor rubbing to the book corners and backstrip edges. Colour photographic dustwrapper, same illustration as the underlying board, with gilt and white tiles to the front panel and backstrip. A little rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and dustwrapper panels. Colour photograph of author to the rear fold over panel. The story of Australia's (and perhaps the greatest cricketers of all time from all cricket playing nations) -- Don Bradman . The book deals with the period between 1918 to the 1948 " Invincibles" tour. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Sport -- Cricket ; Australia; ISBN: 1740471318. ISBN/EAN: 9781740471312. Inventory No: 0110852. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good
Price: $17.60 (AUD)
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The Complete Illustrated History of Australian Cricket
Pollard, Jack,
ISBN: 0720720230
Phelham Books, Ringwood, Victoria, 1992. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. First Edition. XII, 812 pages, foreword by Allan Border, introduction by author, bibliography and index. Colour illustrated endpapers, showing an early match of cricket. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white illustrations and then black-and-white photography of the history of Australian cricket. Green coloured boards with white titles to the backstrip. Colour photographic dustwrapper with green background and white and yellow titles to the front panel and backstrip. The history of Australian Cricket from its inception in Sydney's Hyde Park through to 1992. Included is the complete Australian test match scorecards from 1876-1992. A little rubbing to the backstrip edges and corners. Rubbing to the dustwrapper edges and dustwrapper panels. Size: 4to 9" - 12" tall. We are happy to provide pictures of this book on request Illustrator: Photographic and Illustrations. Quantity Available: 1. Category: History; Sport -- Cricket ; Australia; ISBN: 0720720230. ISBN/EAN: 9780720720235. Inventory No: 0109410. THIS BOOK WEIGHS OVER 1KG WITHOUT PACKING AND EXTRA POST WILL BE REQUIRED FOR SHIPMENT OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA. PLEASE ENQUIRE FOR COSTS BEFORE YOU ORDER, THANK YOU. Very Good
Price: $13.20 (AUD)
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The Green & Golden Age : Writings on Australian Cricket Today
Haigh, Gideon,
ISBN: 1863954163
Black Inc, Melbourne, 2007. First Edition
 Softcover Softcover. Very Good Condition/. First Edition. "thus this book, the "(Green &) Golden age, which sample some of my writing since 1997 on modern cricket and cricketers, mainly Australian. It is a record of the achievements of the satisfactions of the moment, most of the pieces having been written quickly, to tight word limits and deadlines, for papers, magazines, books and blogs. Page X Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sports & Pastimes; Sport -- Cricket; Australia; ISBN: 1863954163. ISBN/EAN: 9781863954167. Inventory No: 0279445. Very Good Condition
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Thrown Out
Meckiff, Ian ( Chucker ) ( as Told to Ian McDonald ) ,
Stanley Paul, London, 1961. First Edition
 Hardcover Hardcover. Good Condition/No Dust Jacket. Illustrator: Photographic. First Edition. 192 pages, last blank, list of illustrations, and appendix. The text is illustrated with contemporary black and white photographs. Green coloured boards with white and black writing on the backstrip. Bumping and rubbing to the head and to the heel of the backstrip. Heavy bumping to the top to book corners and there has been sunning to the top book edge and to the spine. Scuffing of the book panels. Browning and foxing to the text block edges. Age toning to the internal pages. A few foxing spots are also present to the internal pages. Cricket controversy is not a recent phenomena. Bowling and bowling actions of different cricketers from different countries have always been scrutinised, and commented upon. In this book the Australian cricketer Ian Meckiff describes his feelings about the " throwing war " of the early 1960s. This is the first UK edition. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Sport -- Cricket ; Inventory No: 0105107. Good Condition
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