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Rugby League » Brochures » Tour Guides » GREAT BRITAIN RUGBY LEAGUE TOUR TO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND 1910 OFFICIAL HANDBOOK (FIRST EVER GB TOUR)

GREAT BRITAIN RUGBY LEAGUE TOUR TO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND 1910 OFFICIAL HANDBOOK (FIRST EVER GB TOUR)

GREAT BRITAIN RUGBY LEAGUE TOUR TO AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND 1910 OFFICIAL HANDBOOK (FIRST EVER GB TOUR)

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Official handbook/tour brochure, published for the Great Britain rugby league tour to Australia and New Zealand in 1910. This was the very first tour made by the British team and contained only the second "Ashes" series. They defeated Australia 2-0 and New Zealand 1-0. Includes full page photographic and pen portraits of all the players going on the tour and a provisional list of matches.

Paperback. 8vo. 32pp. Original card covers, fairly grubby with corner torn from back cover (not recently). Otherwise in very good condition.

Date
1910
Publisher
Oldham: Northern Rugby Football Union
Author
"Forward" of the "Athletic News" (compiler)

£400.00 (Code: 65280)

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