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WHY CRICKET MATTERS by  Jim  Bill with Main - First Edition - 1999 - from Diversity Books and


by Lawry, Bill with Main, Jim

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine

Melbourne, VIC, Australia: Information Australia, 1999. xii, 388pp., intext, action and candid, b/w half-tone illustrations. Book clean, square, tight. Leaves clean. Printed, loose-plastic protected dustjacket undamaged. Short narratives by a diverse cross-section of identities who in some way have had an interest in cricket, some playing the game at the highest level, others fervent supporters of the game . . . Book weight approx. 550g. . First Edition. Hard Cover + D/J [Oblong]. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
  • Bookseller: Diversity Books AU (AU)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 001712
  • Author: Lawry, Bill with Main, Jim
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Near Fine
  • Jacket condition: Near Fine
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 1863502734
  • ISBN 13: 9781863502733
  • Publisher: Information Australia
  • Place: Melbourne, VIC, Australia
  • Date published: 1999
  • Keywords: Sport, Cricket, Cricket Anecdotes, Cricket Interviews, Cricket Players
  • Bookseller catalogs: Cricket;
  • Subjects: SPORTS & RECREATION / Cricket;


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