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ALLEN, (David R.).
SIR AUBREY. A BIOGRAPHY OF C. AUBREY SMITH. ENGLAND CRICKETER, WEST END ACTOR, HOLLYWOOD FILM STAR. NEW, AUGMENTED EDITION.
Ewell, 2005.
8vo. xix+195pp. Illustrated. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
LIMITED EDITION of 150 numbered copies, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR and HONOR COBB. A biography of the Sussex and England cricketer Charles Aubrey Smith, who later became famous as a Hollywood actor. First published in 1982. This revised edition contains much additional material and a new foreword by Honor Cobb, daughter of C. Aubrey Smith.
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SISSONS, (Ric).
THE DON MEETS THE BABE. THE 1932 AUSTRALIAN CRICKET TOUR OF NORTH AMERICA. FOREWORD BY SIR DONALD BRADMAN.
Ewell, 1995.
8vo. 125pp. 16 plates and other text Illustrations. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
LIMITED EDITION of 250 numbered copies, SIGNED BY BRADMAN AND THE AUTHOR. The only account of the 1932 Australian cricket tour of North America, compiled with the assistance of Don Bradman's scrapbooks of the tour. With a foreword by Don Bradman. One of the social highlights for the Australians was being entertained by the legendary baseball player Babe Ruth, and later playing cricket at Hollywood with C. Aubrey Smith, Boris Karloff and 'Snowy' Baker.
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