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13th June 2019

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CRICKET ON THE BRAIN

CRICKET ON THE BRAIN

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Published to coincide with the 1905 Australian tour of England, hence the dedication is to "Three Pillars of Cricket" — FS Jackson, Joseph Darling, and "Craig" (Surrey Poet). Illustrated by Harry Furniss and "Gil." There are several spoof advertisments in the form of hordings and small ads along the lines of: "LOST. A number of valuable runs. The thieves are known to be Australians. Information to be sent to W. Rhodes, Leeds."

Paperback. 8vo. 79pp. 2 tailpieces, 12 pictures. Contents sl  foxed in places. Bookplate. Original pictorial paper wrappers, lightly rubbed. One of the better copies that we have seen.

Date
1905
Publisher
Fisher Unwin
Author
M.C.C. (pseud.)

£40.00 (Code: 67582)

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