London, South Kensington
4 May 2006
Kings of Cricket: Reminiscences and Anecdotes with Hints on the Game
Bolton: Tillotson, 1893. 4to., 69 portrait plates, 4-page list of subscribers at end (106 names), original blue half morocco, top edge gilt (rebacked, old spine relaid, extremities rubbed). Provenance: F.D. Longworth (a subscriber), given to Jack Staff (gift inscription dated Feb 15 35 on front blank).
COPY NO. 81 IN THE LARGE PAPER SUBSCRIBERS' EDITION, numbered and signed by the author. Introduction by Andrew Lang. Allen 140; Padwick 903.
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