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Cricket book. "On Saturday, 20th May 1911, at Hove, E. B. [Edwin Boaler] Alletson, batting for Notts against Sussex, scored 189 in 90 minutes; he made the last 142 of his runs in 40 minutes. This is the most remarkable sustained hitting innings ever played in first-class cricket" - John Arlott (1957) This is Arlott's account of that incredible innings.

 Second Edition. Small 8vo. 40pp. 4 plates, fold-out chart. Dust-wrapper, fine.

Epworth Press

£14.00 (Code: 67599)

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