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John Wisden, founder of Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack

16th March 2017

John Wisden founded the most iconic cricket annual in 1864: the Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack. Its publication is eagerly awaited every year. Steeped in Wisdens as we are, we thought we’d take a closer look at the man himself. John Wisden was born in Brighton in 1826. His father died when he was a boy and Wisden […]

2017 Wisden Cricketers’ Almanack

16th February 2017

Christmas Catalogue, part 2

8th December 2016

Sportspages Christmas Catalogue, part 2 Sportspages Christmas Catalogue, part 2 has arrived…And hot on its heels will be Christmas itself! It’s a great chance to buy something really special for a sports lover. Alternatively you can cleverly point one of your friends and relations at something you would particularly like yourself. Have a look at […]

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IDYLS OF THE RINK

IDYLS OF THE RINK

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A charmingly-illustrated book of skating verse

First Edition. Small 8vo. xii + 56pp. 8 full-page illustrations incl. frontis. Original red cloth, corners rubbed, gilt motif of skater and titles to front, spine neatly repaired. Scarce.

Date
1877
Publisher
Hardwicke & Bogue
Author
Georgina BOWERS

£175.00 (Code: 18995)

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