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THE CRICKET-BAT AND HOW TO USE IT - BY AN OLD CRICKETER

THE CRICKET-BAT AND HOW TO USE IT -  BY AN OLD CRICKETER

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Very early cricket instructional book which includes the Laws of Cricket and "Single Wicket".

Second Edition. Small 8vo. [iv] + 96pp. Original cloth-covered boards with old tape marks to inside hinges. Ownership signature of Robert Stratton Holmes, the well-known early collector of cricket books, dated Liverpool March 6th 1890, to half title-page. A very good copy.

Date
1865
Publisher
Houlston & Wright
Author
Nicholas WANOSTROCHT ("FELIX")

£110.00 (Code: 63313)

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