The Testing Years: The Story of England’s Rise to the Top in Post-war Cricket :: Gordon Ross soon to be presented for sale on the dazzling BookLovers of Bath web site!
London: Stanley Paul, 1958, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Includes: Match statistics; Black & white photographs;
From the cover: In these pages is a glowing record of human endeavour and adventure on the cricket field. The narrative moves from the matches with India in 1946 to the end of the Test series with the West Indies in 1957, and includes all the Tests of the period. Is this present England side the best ever? Will Peter May exceed the records set up by the masters before him? What does the future hold? These are some of …
Introduction by: Rt. Hon. Lord Birkett
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper. A little wear to the edges of the dust wrapper with a very small nick to the head of the upper panel. Contents complete, clean and tight.
Black boards with White titling to the Spine. 224 pages. 8¾” x 5½”.
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