Lot 28

CRICKET MISCELLANY – Patsy HENDREN (1889-1962).  Big Cricket. London: Hodder & Stoughton, 1934. 8vo. Half title, half tone plates (occasional light mainly marginal spotting). Original pictorial wrappers printed in blue and black (backstrip torn with slight loss, edges rubbed, some light staining). FIRST EDITION. Padwick 7676. With 7 other books, namely The M.C.C. 1787-1937. Reprinted from The Times M.C.C. Number, May 25, 1937 (London, 1937, boards), A. G. Moyes’ A Century of Cricketers (London, 1950, dust-jacket), W. J. O’Reilly’s Cricket Task-Force (London, 1951, dust-jacket), Keith Miller & R. S. Whittington’s Cricket Typhoon ... with a Guest Chapter by C. B. Fry (London, 1955, dust-jacket), Bill Bowes’ Express Deliveries (London, 1958, dust-jacket), John Marshall’s The Duke Who Was Cricket (London, 1961, dust-jacket) and A. A. Thomson’s Cricket Bouquet (London, 1961, dust-jacket), all FIRST EDITIONS with dust-jackets where noted. (8)

Estimate: £50-£80

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