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'BARRIER' BOOK OF RULES: CRICKET.
Bedford, (1935).
Very small 8vo. 64pp. Illustrated. Original pictorial wrappers.
Includes Laws of Cricket and Hints on Batting. Published by Barrier, Cricket Bat Makers. Padwick, 213.
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A CRICKETER'S NOTEBOOK
CONTAINING ORIGINAL ANECDOTES, REMARKS, NOTES, REMINISCENCES, AND OTHER GOSSIP. BY AN OLD CRICKETER.
London, 1881.
Small 8vo. 94pp. Original decorative cloth, covers slightly soiled.
Padwick, 7916.
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A NEW BOOK OF SPORTS.
REPRINTED FROM THE "SATURDAY REVIEW".
London, 1885.
8vo. 376pp. Original cloth, covers soiled. Neat library stamp on title-page and number on spine.
Includes Cricket in America, pages 271-279. Padwick, 4040.
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ABERDARE, (Lord), (and others).
THE LONSDALE BOOK OF SPORTING RECORDS.
London, 1937.
8vo. 457pp. 27 plates. Original buckram.
Volume XXV in the Lonsdale Library series. Cricket by D.R. Jardine pages 93-99. Padwick, 118.
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ABRAHAMS, (John).
TESTIMONIAL BROCHURE 1988.
4to. 72pp. Profusely illustrated. Original pictorial wrappers.
A brochure for the John Abrahams testimonial year. Abrahams played for Lancashire between 1973 and 1988.
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AGATE, (James).
KINGDOMS FOR HORSES. WITH DECORATIONS BY REX WHISTLER.
London, 1936.
Small 4to. 150pp. Illustrated. Original cloth in chipped decorative dust-wrapper.
Essays on cricket, boxing and golf by the influential theatre critic. Cricket, pages 74-102. Sub-title on dust-wrapper: Boxing, Cricket, Hackneys, Golf. Padwick, 6638.
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AGNEW, (Jonathan).
EIGHT DAYS A WEEK. DIARY OF A PROFESSIONAL CRICKETER. THE INSIDE STORY OF THE 1988 SEASON.
Letchworth, 1988.
Large 8vo. 184pp. Illustrated. Original cloth in dust-wrapper.
The author's diary of the 1988 cricket season.
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AINSLIE, (Ralph St. John).
SEDBERGH SCHOOL SONGS.
Leeds, 1896.
Large 8vo. 102+(2)pp. Text illustrations. Original full vellum, gilt, covers slightly bowed. All edges gilt.
DE LUXE EDITION. Includes Cricket Song, with four cricket illustrations, pages 56-61. Not recorded by Taylor, Catalogue of Cricket Literature, 1906. Padwick, 1533.
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AKERS, (Joseph). - (PATENT SPECIFICATION).
CRICKET STUMPS. A.D. 1894, 24th AUGUST. NO. 16,119.
London, 1894.
4to. 1p. Bound in boards.
This patent was taken out to cover his invention of a spring in each stump which enables them to regain their original position automatically. Not recorded by Padwick.
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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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