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Over to You Aggers

By: Agnew, Jonathan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Victor Gollancz: 1997

Seller ID: 029116


A very good clean copy in very good price-clipped jacket which shows signs of light shelfwear. Provides an insight into the politics, pressures and internal friction of the game at the highest level. 238 pages. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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The Essential John Arlott : Forty Years of Classic Cricket Writing

By: Allen, David Rayvern ( Editor )

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Willow Books: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 051367


Gleaned from a wide range of periodicals and assorted publications, encompassing four decades of Arlott's work on a wide variety of subjects. Previous owner's name to the ffep else a clean square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing some light sunning - 320 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Skills of Cricket

By: Andrew, Keith

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Marlborough, Wiltshire, The Crowood Press: 1986

Seller ID: 022212


The Ex-Northamptonshire and England wicket-keeper and Director of coaching at the NCA cover all aspects of the game backed up with diagrams and photos. Unread paperback with some sunning to page edges. 136 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The M.C.C. Book for the Young Cricketer

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, The Naldrett Press: 1951

Seller ID: 010874


Clean copy with hinges opening. Un-clipped d/w shows signs of wear & tear and small loss. Many famous contributors and a foreword by Pelham Warner. 192 pages. View more info

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Jack Hobbs: Profile of the Master.

By: Arlott, John

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, Readers Union: 1981

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 025225


Clean, bright copy in which Arlott conjures up the spirit of cricket in its most glorious ages whilst recording the life of the great Surrey and England opening batsman. Fading to spine - 144 pages including index. View more info

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The Australian Challenge : John Arlott's Cricket Journal - 4

By: Arlott, John

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, The Sportsmans Book Club: 1963

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 059940


The doyen of cricket writers casts his expert eye over the 1961 tour by Benaud's popular tourists. plus some county matches. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 238 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Arlott on Cricket : His Writings on the Game

By: Arlott, John; Allen, David (editor)

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Willow Books: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022163


Clean, bright copy in a price-clipped d/w. Chosen pieces that reflect the author's lifelong enthusiasm for the game. Gift inscription to ffep. 308 pages including index. View more info

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Kent

By: Arrowsmith, R. L.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, The Sportsmans Book Club: 1972

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 054503


Part of 'A History of Cricket' Series. Full of character, incident and tradition and telling of the many Kentish stalwarts who played for the garden of England county. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear and sunning to spine/cover - 165 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Opening Up : My Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)

By: Atherton, Mike

Price: £12.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 064172


England's most capped captain gives a very personal account of the team's fortunes, and his own. Includes battles against some of the great quick bowlers : Donald, Ambrose, Walsh, and his nemesis Glenn McGrath - sledging and all. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 330 pages including index. SIGNED by the author to the title page ''To Roger Happy Birthday Mike Atherton''. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Greatest of My Time

By: Bailey, Trevor

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012060


Selections from the great Essex and England all-rounder. 216pp, With 16 full-page plates, and numerous cartoons by R. Ullyett. Next post dispatch. View more info

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In the Main : West Indies v M.C.C. 1968

By: Barker, J. S.

Price: £10.50

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, The Sportsmans Book Club: 1969

Edition: Book Club

Seller ID: 054500


Recalls the 1967-68 tour with Colin Cowdrey and the other fifteen players for the trip to the Caribbean. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 163 pages. Next post dispatch . View more info

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Innings of a Lifetime

By: Barker, Ralph

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Collins: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 048441


Reconstructs 10 momentous innings in the context of the match in which they were played, the series and the careers of the individual players, which have provided a rich vein for research and analysis - including Colin Cowdrey, Peter Burge, Graeme Pollock, Bob Barber Gary Sobers and David Holford, Asif Iqbal, Glenn Turner, Doug Walters, Dennis Amiss, Derek Randall. A very good clean hardback in unclipped dustwrapper. Illustrated with b/w photographs. 256 pages including... View more info

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Bowling

By: Bedser, Alec

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050876


Packed with fact and information to show the young bowler how to make the most of the pitch; how to modify his own natural style to combat the wiles of particular batsmen by varying pace, length, break or swing to tempt the batsman into mistakes. The value of co-operation between bowler and his fieldsmen is emphasised and field placings for every type of delivery are set out in diagram form that will prove invaluable to bowlers. A good clean hardback in dustwrapper whi... View more info

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Test Match Grounds

By: Bose, Mihir

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Willow: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 022224


A very good, clean copy in unclipped dustjacket which shows signs of light shelf wear, including 2 small scratches to rear cover. Seven specialist cricket writers describe the history and characteristics of the great Test venues of the world. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Essex : The County Cricket Series

By: Bray, Charles

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Convoy Publications: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 006942


Histories are not always interesting, but the history of Essex County Cricket Club, the first ever written, is so full of violent changes of fortune and outstanding personalities that it is a book of sustained interest, of much humour and some sadness. Its author played for the county during ten of its most eventful years. Renewed life is given to many great matches, forgotten except by those who saw or played in them. Trtiumph and failure march side by side in a romanti... View more info