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IN THE DAYS OF HIS YOUTH

IN THE DAYS OF HIS YOUTH

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Autobiographical novel by the distinguished author and sports reporter, set largely at Winchester College and Cambridge University. Contains much on cricket, including a school match against Eton.

First edition. 8vo. 288pp + 32pp publisher's catalogue. Original dust-wrapper, lightly rubbed with a couple of small closed tears. With the bookplate of the well-known cricket book collector J.W. Goldman. An excellent copy of a rare book.

Date
1935
Publisher
Andrew Melrose
Author
E.H. Lacon WATSON

£120.00 (Code: 65854)

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