Alcock, CW – Famous Cricketers and Cricket Grounds, rare


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Much Australian interest with the finest colonial players of the era (Turner, Ferris and Co.) all brilliantly photographed in cricket gear — both portraits and in their batting and bowling stances. Originally issued in 18 weekly parts by the News of the World. 37cm x 25cm, 292 pages. Includes its title page and contents. Original cover. Some restoration to the outer spine, minor cover markings; basically a good to very good copy. Rating 6.5 out of 10. Rare.

CW Alcock, the editor, was the  ‘WG Grace’ of English cricket authors and administrators.

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