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A HISTORY OF INDIAN CRICKET by  Mihir Bose - First Edition - 1990 - from Diversity Books and Biblio.com

A HISTORY OF INDIAN CRICKET

by Bose, Mihir

Condition: Very Good/Good +


London: Andre Deutsch, 1990. xix, + 571pp., unpaginated, b/white halftone plate sections. Intext, line-drawn maps of India. Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain green boards nominally shelfworn only. Textblock has a small fleck on foredge, else unmarked. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket mildly edgeworn and nipped, else good. This interesting book tells the history of the 'gentlemen's' game of cricket in India - a game that is almost a 'religion' on the sub-continent. Cricket was introduced to India by the expatriate British in the late eighteenth century . . . Contents include: Prelims., Foreword (Sunil Gavaskar), List of Illustrations, Author's Acks., Author's Preface, 25 chapters, Epilogue. Appendices (A-H). Index. Book weight approx. 1.15 KG. *Customers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote. . First Edition. Hardcover and Dustjacket. Very Good/Good +. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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