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[WESTERN AUSTRALIAN CRICKET ASSOCIATION].
THE WESTERN CRICKETER. INDIVIDUAL VOLUMES OF WESTERN AUSTRALIAN CRICKET ASSOCIATION YEAR BOOKS AS FOLLOWS: 1983-84, 1984-85, 1985-86, 1986-87, 1990-91, 1991-1992, 1992-93, 1993-94, 1994-95, 1995-96, 1996-97, 1997-98, 1998-99 AND 1999-2000.
Perth,
Large 8vo. Illustrated. Original pictorial wrappers.
(Each).
[ref: 19801]  £8.00  enquire  buy
[WHIMPRESS, Bernard].
HUGHIE'S BEST NEVER ASHES SERIES 1940-41, 1942. BY SCRIBE.
Kent Town (South Australia), 2004
8vo. 8pp. Original printed wrappers.
LIMITED EDITION of 100 numbered copies, SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY THE AUTHOR. Satirical pen-pictures of possible selections for the 1940-41 and 1942 Test series.
[ref: 35623]  £8.00  enquire  buy
[WOLCOT, John].
THE NOBLE CRICKETERS: A POETICAL AND FAMILIAR EPISTLE. WITH AN INTRODUCTION AND NOTES BY JOHN GOULSTONE.
Ewell, 2010.
Small 4to. xxxi+[4]+22pp. Frontispiece. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
LIMITED EDITION of 100 numbered copies, SIGNED BY JOHN GOULSTONE. A facsimile reprint of the book first published in 1778. With a new introduction and notes by John Goulstone, who has traced the author of this poem. A scathing attack aimed at the Duke of Dorset and the Earl of Tankerville, accusing them of spending too much time playing cricket while Britain was fighting the American War of Independence: '...Far from the cannon's roar, they try at cricket, stead their country to secure a wicket.' See Padwick 6888.
[ref: 54395]  £35.00  enquire  buy
[WOLCOT, John].
THE RIGHTS OF KINGS; OR LOYAL ODES TO DISLOYAL ACADEMICIANS. BY PETER PINDAR.
London, Printed for J. Evans, 1791.
4to, [i])+70pp. Rebound in boards.
Cricket, page 14, with reference to the 18th century cricketers John Small and Lumpy Stevens. Not recorded by Padwick.
[ref: 63626]  £150.00  enquire  buy
[YORKSHIRE CRICKETERS].
FIRE AND ASHES. HOW YORKSHIRE'S FINEST TOOK ON THE AUSTRALIANS. INTRODUCTION BY GEOFFREY BOYCOTT.
Ilkley (Yorks), 2009.
4to. 128pp. Profusely illustrated, many in colour. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
SIGNED BY GEOFFREY BOYCOTT on a publisher's printed label laid down on the front endpaper. Eighteen Yorkshire cricketers who played Test cricket against Australia each recall a match in which they played.
[ref: 54815]  £15.00  enquire  buy
[YORKSHIRE v. LANCASHIRE 1949].
"THE WAR OF THE ROSES" 1849-1949.
(Sheffield, 1949).
4to. 8pp. including covers. Original decorative wrappers.
SIGNED BY APPROXIMATELY FORTY YORKSHIRE AND LANCASHIRE CRICKETERS on the back page. Signatures include W.E. Bowes, K. Cranston, P.A. Gibb, P. Holmes, L. Hutton, M. Leyland, H. Makepeace, W. Rhodes, T.F. Smailes, G.A. Smithson, R.H. Spooner, G.E. Tyldesley, A. Waddington, C. Washbrook, A. Wharton and N.W.D. Yardley. An illustrated menu for the dinner held at the Grand Hotel, Sheffield on October 7th, 1949. With historical notes on the matches. Padwick, 2281.
[ref: 59250]  £350.00  enquire  buy
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