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Cricket and how to play it

Author: Gilbert Jessop
Publisher: London, Calcutta, Sydney, (first publ. 1925)
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gilbert Jessop
OCLC Number: 486073124
Notes: Masters of Sports Series.
Description: 128 S. 8 Tvl.


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A quaint and paternal view of cricket

by charlesroth (WorldCat user published 2011-07-15) Good Permalink

This is an amusing book, apparently part of a series in the early 20th Century on how to play sports in the UK. It has 8 illustrations of famous cricketers of the day.

The book does teach the rules of cricket, but today, it may be as valuable for its exhibit of the notions of class and...
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