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Tales from the Bridge Table

By: Clay, John

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047125

ISBN: 0340589795

Condition: Very Good


Engaging book which provides a wealth of detail as it highlights dramatic moments in bridge history - the famous Culbertson versus Lenz match at the Waldorf Astoria in New York, the 1929 murder at the bridge table of John Bennett by his wife and the alleged international tournament cheating scandal at Buenos Aires in 1965. Faint sunning to page edges and previous owner's details to ffep else a clean square hardback in a price-clipped d/w - 284 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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John Masters : A Regimented Life (SIGNED COPY)

By: Clay, John

Price: £152.50

Publisher: London, Michael Joseph: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 049171

ISBN: 0718129458

Condition: Very Good +


Vivid and absorbing portrait of the forceful and charismatic personality written with the cooperation of the subject's widow, Barbara and SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription ''For Pip Mogridge With best wishes, John Clay Stoke Poges 12th June 1992''. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing slightest shelfwear - 372 pages including index. View more info