London, South Kensington
1 September 2008
Cricketers' Almanack for 1901, edited by S.H. Pardon. London: John Wisden, [n.d.]. 8°, photographic plate of "R.E. Foster and Four Yorkshire Cricketers", publisher's original brown cloth, lettered in gilt on upper cover and spine, yellow printed endpapers (spine lightly soiled, minor marks on covers, extremities lightly rubbed). Provenance: George C. Snaith, Sheffield (bookseller's blindstamp on rear free endpaper) -- [E.T. Atkin].
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