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1968. First Edition. 166 pages. White pictorial dust jacket. Brown cloth hardback with gilt lettering. Text remains clear and legible throughout on yellowed pages. Illustrated. Binding remains firm. Moderate scuffing, edge wear and use marking present with sunning to spine. Bumped corners. Significant wear to dust jacket with tears, chips, scuffing and creasing. Tanned and use marked. Unclipped. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: An account of the 1967-68 MCC tour of the West Indies. The author had been controversially relieved of the England captaincy just before the tour and the selectors appointed Colin Cowdrey. Close then covered the tour as a journalist and is typically outspoken. 8vo. 166pp. 16 plates. No dust-wrapper. Some marks to boards. A good reading copy.
Titel: The M.C.C. Tour of the West Indies, 1968
Verlag: Stanley Paul
Auflage: First Edition.
Buchbeschreibung Stanley Paul, 1968. 1st edition.. Imitation clooth, dj, VG/G+. viii+166pp, 16pp b/w plates, spine of the slightly edge rubbed dustjacket yellowed, otherwise a nice copy. An account of the 1968 MCC tour of the West Indies by Close who had been deposed of his England captaincy shortly before the tour began. Replaced by Colin Cowdrey, Close ended up covering the tour for a national newspaper. 350 grams. Artikel-Nr. 45020