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ALCOCK, (C.W.).
CRICKET STORIES: WISE AND OTHERWISE.
Bristol, 1901.
Small 8vo. 174pp. Original cloth, covers soiled.
A selection of cricket fiction. Padwick, 6825.
[ref: 48818]  £75.00  enquire  buy
ALCOCK, (C.W.).
FAMOUS CRICKETERS AND CRICKET GROUNDS 1895.
London, 1895.
Folio. (288)pp. of plates. Complete with title-page and index. Original pictorial cloth, gilt, covers soiled and worn. All edges gilt.
Full-page illustrations of 19th century cricketers and cricket grounds. Originally issued in eighteen weekly parts it was then published in cloth with a title-page and index. Altham, History of Cricket, 1926: 'A capital gallery.' This was selected by C.J. Britton in his 1929 publication Cricket Books. The 100 Best. Taylor, Catalogue of Cricket Literature, 1906: 'An index was issued...but unfortunately it is practically useless as the pages are not numbered.' Padwick, 7166.
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ALDERMAN, (George). - (PATENT SPECIFICATION).
IMPROVEMENTS IN AND RELATING TO CRICKET STUMPS, CREASES AND SCORING INDICATORS. A.D. 1898, 4th APRIL. NO. 7964.
London, 1899.
4to. 4pp. and 2 full-page diagrams. Bound in boards.
This patent was taken out to cover his invention of a stump loaded with lead and placed into a metal spiked plate. Also, a platform will automatically indicate the number of runs made and balls delivered by telegraphy. Not recorded by Padwick.
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ALEXANDER, (M.B.).
A HISTORY OF THE HONOR OAK CRICKET & LAWN TENNIS CLUB 1866-1965. FOREWORD BY M.J. STEWART.
(Dulwich, the Club, 1965).
8vo. 140pp. Text illustrations. Original printed wrappers.
A history of Honor Oak Cricket Club between 1866 and 1965. Padwick, 2639.
[ref: 45349]  £12.00  enquire  buy
ALFRED, (Luke).
LIFTING THE COVERS. THE INSIDE STORY OF SOUTH AFRICAN CRICKET.
Cape Town, 2001
8vo. 190pp. Illustrated. Original pictorial wrappers.
The story of cricket in post-apartheid South Africa, including the Cronje affair.
[ref: 46818]  £18.00  enquire  buy
ALLAN'S AUSTRALIAN CRICKET ANNUAL. EDITED BY ALLAN MILLER.
INDIVIDUAL VOLUMES AS FOLLOWS: 1990-91. (FOURTH EDITION). 1991-92. (FIFTH EDITION). 1992-93. (SIXTH EDITION). 1994-95. (EIGHTH EDITION). 1996. (NINTH EDITION). 1997. (TENTH EDITION). 1999. (TWELFTH EDITION). 2001. (FOURTEENTH EDITION).
Perth,
Each 4to. Illustrated. Original pictorial wrappers.
With full details and scores of each Australian season. Published annually between 1988 and 2001. (Each).
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ALLEN, (David R.).
A CATALOGUE OF CRICKET CATALOGUES, BOOKLISTS, BIBLIOGRAPHICAL SOURCES AND INDEXES ETCETERA. COMPILED BY DAVID RAYVERN ALLEN.
[Privately printed, 1980].
Small 8vo. 24pp. Original printed wrappers.
LIMITED EDITION of 75 copies, (of which this is an unnumbered review copy), SIGNED BY THE COMPILER. Details of cricket catalogues issued by booksellers, auction houses and private collectors up to 1980. Padwick, 0-1.
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ALLEN, (David R.).
A SONG FOR CRICKET.
London, 1981.
Large 8vo. 220pp. Profusely illustrated. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
A survey of cricket songs and music, with an invaluable checklist.
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ALLEN, (David R.).
A WORD FROM ARLOTT. A COLLECTION OF JOHN ARLOTT'S BROADCASTS, CRICKET COMMENTARIES AND WRITINGS. SELECTED BY DAVID RAYVERN ALLEN.
London, 1983.
Large 8vo. 240pp. Profusely illustrated. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
SIGNED BY JOHN ARLOTT on the bookplate of the previous owner. Anthology of the writing and broadcasts of John Arlott.
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ALLEN, (David R.).
A WORD FROM ARLOTT. A COLLECTION OF JOHN ARLOTT'S BROADCASTS, CRICKET COMMENTARIES AND WRITINGS. SELECTED BY DAVID RAYVERN ALLEN.
London, 1983.
Large 8vo. 240pp. Profusely illustrated. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
Anthology of the writing and broadcasts of John Arlott.
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