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(WHITKIRK CRICKET CLUB).
CRICKET MATCH IN AID OF THE YORKSHIRE COUNTY CRICKET CLUB CENTENARY APPEAL ON THE GROUND OF THE WHITKIRK C.C...LEEDS, SUNDAY, JULY 19TH...(1964). A WHITKIRK XI v. A YORKSHIRE XI. PROGRAMME.
Leeds, (the Club, 1964).
8vo. 16pp. including wrappers. Original pictorial wrappers.
Includes 'The Good Old Days?' by Anthony Woodhouse. Padwick, 3049.
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WHO'S WHO IN SPORT.
AN AUTHORITATIVE REFERENCE GUIDE TO SPORT AND SPORTSMEN.
London, 1935.
8vo. 322pp. Original cloth.
Details of contemporary sportsmen including many cricketers. Padwick, 7264.
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WHO'S WHO IN WORLD CRICKET. 700 BIOGRAPHIES OF WORLD-FAMOUS PLAYERS.
London, (1934).
Small 4to. 74pp. Illustrated. Original wrappers, covers soiled and worn.
Biographies of contemporary cricketers. Padwick, 7266.
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WIGLEY, (Percy). - (PATENT SPECIFICATION).
A NEW OR IMPROVED PARLOUR TABLE GAME. A.D. 1902. 18TH OCTOBER. NO. 22,670.
London, 1902.
4to. 2pp. and 1 full-page diagram. Bound in boards.
This patent was taken out to cover his invention of the improved cricket game suitable for a table. Not recorded by Padwick.
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WILD, (Roland).
THE BIOGRAPHY OF COLONEL HIS HIGHNESS SHRI SIR RANJITSINHJI VIBHAJI, MAHARAJA JAM SAHEB OF NAWANAGAR.
London, 1934.
4to. xvi+330pp. Portrait frontispiece, 33 plates, and 2 maps. Original decorative vellum, gilt, top edges gilt, other edges untrimmed. Printed on hand-made paper. Good condition.
LIMITED EDITION of 230 numbered copies, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR. A handsome biography of the Sussex and England batsman, dealing with every aspect of his life. The foreword by his nephew states that Ranjitsinhji stipulated that the author of this work should not be a famous cricketer, in case Ranjitsinhji's fame on the cricket field obscured his work as a statesman. This biography therefore deals with all aspects of his life. Goldman, Bibliography of Cricket, 1937: 'A good biography of a great cricketer.' Padwick, 7983.
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WILDE, (Simon).
LETTING RIP. THE FAST-BOWLING THREAT FROM LILLEE TO WAQAR.
London, 1994.
8vo. 222pp. Illustrated. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
Fast bowlers in Test cricket between 1974 and 1994.
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WILDE, (Simon).
NUMBER ONE. THE WORLD'S BEST BATSMEN AND BOWLERS.
London, 1998.
8vo. 240pp. Illustrated. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
A survey of the greatest batsmen and bowlers in the history of cricket.
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WILLIAMS, (Charles).
BRADMAN. AN AUSTRALIAN HERO.
London, 1996.
Large 8vo. xiv+336pp. 24 plates. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
A biography of the great Australian batsman Don Bradman. This was The Cricket Society Book of the Year in 1996.
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WILLIAMS, (Ken).
FOR CLUB AND COUNTRY.
Melbourne, 2000.
8vo. (2)+81pp. Illustrated. Original pictorial wrappers.
SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR on the title-page. Biographies of Melbourne Cricket Club members who have played Test cricket.
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WILLIAMS, (Ken).
FOR CLUB AND COUNTRY.
Melbourne, 2000.
8vo. (2)+81pp. Illustrated. Original pictorial wrappers.
Biographies of Melbourne Cricket Club members who have played Test cricket.
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