THE MANUAL OF CRICKET. ILLUSTRATED.

Price: $50.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


57 pp + advertisements, 16mo (6 1/2" H), orange cloth with reddish brown lettering and decoration on front board, lettering on spine. B&w illustrations. No date, but advertisements reference dates between 1894 and 1896. Contents: Introduction; The Bat; The Stumps; The Ball; The Batting Gloves; The Leg Guard; The Wicket-keeping Gloves; The Dress; Hints on Batting - Playing Forward / Playing Back / The Cut / The Leg-Hit / The Drive; On Bowling; The field arranged for Slow Bowling; The Field arranged for Fast Bowling; On Fielding - The Wicket-keeper / Long-stop / Point / Short Slip / Third Man / Cover Point / Mid-off and Mid-on / Short Leg / Long Leg / Long Field / The Catch; Rules of the Marylebone Club / Rules of Single Wicket / County Qualifications. Postage for this light item will be reduced to most destinations. 1 1/2" x 1/2' piece missing from bottom of first page, a few very light finger marks and soft wrinkles on first few pages, tiny foxing marks on last page, light edge wear to boards, air bubbles under cloth on both boards, some light soiling and light stains on boards, tiny dent on spine, light wrinkling at top/bottom of spine.

Title: THE MANUAL OF CRICKET. ILLUSTRATED.

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Categories: Games & Recreation, Sports,

Publisher: London, F.H. Ayers:

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 27934

Keywords: Cricket, Bats, Balls, Equipment, Stumps, Batting Gloves, Leg Guards, Wicket-Keeping, Dress, Batting, Forward, Back, Cut, Let-hit, Drive, Bowling, Field, Slow Bowling, Fast, Fielding, Wicket-Keepers, Long-stop, Point, Mid-off, Mid-on, Marylebone Club, Rules, English Sports, Team Games.,