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Over to You Aggers

By: Agnew, Jonathan

Price: £10.00

Publisher: United Kingdom, Victor Gollancz: 1997

Seller ID: 029116

ISBN: 0575064544

Condition: Very Good


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 Skills of Cricket

By: Andrew, Keith

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Marlborough, Wiltshire, The Crowood Press: 1986

Seller ID: 022212

ISBN: 0946284938

Condition: Very Good


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

Condition: Good


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. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Summers Will Never be the Same : Tribute to Brian Johnston

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Partridge Press: 1994

Seller ID: 011326

ISBN: 1852252324

Condition: Near Fine


Clean, crisp copy in unclipped dustjacket. 177pp. Illustrated with colour and mono plates. A fond look at the life and career of Johnners - our best-loved cricket commentator "Do stop it Aggers.." Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Cricket : The Great All-rounders

By: Arlott, John ( Edited By )

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Sportsmans Book Club: 1971

Seller ID: 064697

Condition: Very Good


With contributions from some of the best writers in the sport including a virtuoso analysis of Frank Woolley by Neville Cardus. Clean, bright copy in a d/w - 184 pages including index. Prompt 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

ISBN: 0002180820

Condition: Very Good


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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The Greatest of My Time

By: Bailey, Trevor

Price: £7.50

Publisher: London, Eyre & Spottiswoode: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012060

Condition: Very Good


Selections from the great Essex and England all-rounder. 216pp, With 16 full-page plates, and numerous cartoons by R. Ullyett. Prompt 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

ISBN: 0002118661

Condition: Very Good


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 index. Next post UK dispatch. 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

Condition: Good


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 which shows signs of wear and tear. A little foxing to page edges but text block is clean. Illustrated with b/w photographs and ... View more info

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A Tale of Two Tests with Some Thoughts on Captaincy

By: Benaud, Richie

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, The Sportsmans Book Club: 1963

Seller ID: 064622

Condition: Very Good


The first Test discussed is the tied Test with the West Indies at Brisbane in December 1960, the second the fourth Test at Manchester in 1961 against England. Occasional foxing spot else a clean, square hardback in d/w showing some foxing to spine - 125 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Cakes and Bails : Henry Blofeld's Cricket Year

By: Blofeld, Henry

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Simon & Schuster: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047098

ISBN: 0684851512

Condition: Very Good


Blo'ers reports with good humour, exuberance and outrageous candour as well as incisive commentary on the state of the game with behind-the-scenes stories of the great matches and innings, the scandals and the great players. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 280 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Cricket In Three Moods : Eighteen Months of Test Cricket and the Ways of Life Behind It

By: Blofeld, Henry

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, The Sportsmans Book Club: 1971

Seller ID: 064647

Condition: Very Good


'Blowers' looks back to the period which saw the final collapse of the famous West Indies side of the early and middle 1960s. Clean, square hardback in a d/w - 192 pages. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack : 2012

By: Booth, Lawrence ( Edited By )

Price: £16.00

Publisher: London, John Wisden & Co Ltd: 2012

Edition: Annual Edition

Seller ID: 067743

ISBN: 1408156342

Condition: As New


The 149th edition of the Cricketer's 'Bible' which includes coverage of the 22 day trial in which three Pakistani cricketers were sent to jail for spot-fixing. Clean, tight copy which appears unread. Gift quality hardback in a d/w - 1,552 pages. Prompt dispatch. 067743. 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

ISBN: 0002182823

Condition: Near Fine


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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Living with a Legend ( SIGNED COPY )

By: Botham, Kathy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Grafton Books: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 051680

ISBN: 0246132213

Condition: Very Good


Reveals what it is like being married to the larger-than-life international cricketer who was seldom out of the headlines. Clean square copy which is SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription ''To Maggie, Thanks for all your help and Kindness, Kathy Botham''. Unclipped d/w shows light sunning to spine - 219 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Maurice Tate : A Biography

By: Brodribb, Gerald

Price: £17.50

Publisher: London, London Magazine Editions Ltd: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 050522

ISBN: 0904388131

Condition: Very Good


Recreates all aspects of one of the great characters of the game in this first full-length biography of the legendary player, which paints a vivid picture of Sussex and English cricket over nearly three decades. Clean square copy in an unclipped d/w - 215 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Cricket Musketeer

By: Brown, Freddie

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Nicholas Kaye: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 064803

Condition: Very Good


Recalls the very remarkable achievements of the man who was captain of the M.C.C. and Chairman of the selection board responsible for the recapture of the Ashes. Clean, square hardback in a somewhat tatty, unclipped d/w showing shelfwear & tear and some small losses - 215 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Studien zum Verbum in englischen Fachsprachen (Cricket) (SIGNED COPY)

By: Burgschmidt, Ernst

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Nurnberg, Germany, Author: 1977

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 044636

Condition: Very Good


Clean, bright copy with text in GERMAN & English. Appears to explain the phrases and techniques associated with the game of cricket. SIGNED by the author to the title page '' 26.11.1989 Ernst Burgschmidt '' 515pp inc Literaturverzeichnis, Prompt dispatch. View more info

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Autobiography

By: Cardus, Neville

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London, Collins & the Book Society: 1947

Seller ID: 040611

Condition: Good


Autobiography of the great penman best-known for his writing on music and cricket. A good clean hardback which has faded slightly to the spine. Tanning a little to page margins. 288 pages. Illustrated with b.w photographs. View more info

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Talking of Music

By: Cardus, Neville

Price: £9.50

Publisher: London & Basingstoke, Collins: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049676

Condition: Very Good


The doyen of cricket journalism turns his thoughts to his first love as he ranges at large over the musical scene, which he has described with such grace in the columns of the Manchester Guardian and elsewhere. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean copy in an unclipped d/w showing shelfwear & tear with large tear to rear cover - 320 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info