The Wisden Collector S Guide

Author: Jonathan Rice
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408165279
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This turned into a cottage industry: spin-offs included The Wisden Book of
Obituaries (1986), The Wisden Papers (1989) and The Concise Wisden (1990),
originally published two years earlier especially for Marks & Spencer, a very
Greenish connection itself. His various introductions are mini-classics.' A.C. Revill
'Hardly the best-known cricketer of the post-war era, but many of his
contemporaries considered him the most charismatic. He epitomised county
cricket as a way of life – and ...

Wisden On The Great War

Author: Andrew Renshaw
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1408832356
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A lasting memorial to those from the cricketing world who fought and those who fell.

Peter The Lord S Cat

Author: Gideon Haigh
Publisher: Aurum PressLtd
ISBN: 9781845131630
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Published in collaboration with Wisden, publishers of the celebrated annual 'Wisden Cricketers' Almanack', this book presents a gallery of quixotic and eccentric cricketers as portrayed in their obituaries, edited by acclaimed cricket ...

Cricket And England

Author: Mr Jack Williams
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136317139
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49; Wisden Cricketers' Almanack, 1935, part 2, p. 64. 3. For lists of the office-
holders of the MCC, see E.W. Swanton, G. Plumptre and J. Woodcock, eds.,
Barclays World of Cricket: The Game from A–Z (London: Guild, 1986), pp. 49–55.
For details of their backgrounds, see Who's Who (London: Black, various editions
), P. Bailey, P. Thorn and P. Wynne-Thomas, eds., Who's Who of Cricketers (
London: Guild, 1984) and B. Green, The Wisden Book of Obituaries: Obituaries
from Wisden ...

The Shorter Wisden 2017

Author: Lawrence Booth
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing
ISBN: 1472935233
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Yet again this year's edition is truly a "must-have” for every cricket fan. "There can't really be any doubt about the cricket book of the year, any year: it's obviously Wisden" Andrew Baker in the Daily Telegraph @WisdenAlmanack

Firsts Lasts Onlys Of Cricket

Author: Paul Donnelley
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0600622533
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... Queen Anne Press, 1982) Wisden Anthology 1963–1982 (London: Queen
Anne Press, 1983) The Wisden Book of Cricketers' Lives (London: Queen Anne
Press, 1986) Haigh, Gideon Peter The Lord's Cat and Other Unexpected
Obituaries From Wisden(London: Aurum, 2006) Halliday, Stephen London
Underground Facts(Newton Abbot: David & Charles, 2009) Hansard, 13
November 1990, Column 464 Harris, Cyril M. What's in aName?(Harrow: Capital
History, 2005) Hayes, Dean ...

The Shorter Wisden India Almanack 2013

Author: Bloomsbury Publishing
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 9382951016
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Wisden India's digital version includes the influential Notes by the Editor, all the front-of-book articles, reviews, obituaries and all aspects of Indian cricket including Test Matches and the Indian Premier League.

British Sport Biographical Studies Of British Sportsmen Sportswomen And Animals

Author: Richard William Cox
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780714652528
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The Wisden Book of Cricketers' Lives (London: Queen Anne, 1988). Deaths
omitted from the Wisden Cricketers' Almanack are listed in a series by that title in
The Cricket Stotisticion. The scope and reliability of obituaries as well as entries
in dictionaries of national biography varies immensely and should be carefully
appraised in most instances. Select bibliographies of secondary works which
include biographical studies of sportsmen and women are: Biographical Books.
1950-1980 ...