Lansdowne, 1983, Hardcover, Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: Good, First Edition, Illustrated By: Photographic
IV, 128 pages acknowledgements and introduction by author. The text is illustrated with copious black-and-white photographs, cartoons, and facsimiles of newspaper articles scattered throughout the text. Illustrated front cover, by Mark Sofilas, with yellow background and blue titles to the front panel and back strip. On the back panel is a photograph showing Rod Marsh and other Australian cricketers. A few dust marks to the top text block edge. Illustrated dustwrapper, same illustration as for underlying board with blue titles to the front dustwrapper panel and back strip. Rubbing and creasing to the dustwrapper edges. A few marks to the laminate of the dustwrapper. An insider's, in this case a wicket keeper, view of the Australian summer of cricket in 1982-83. The year Australia won back the Ashes, Greg Chapple retired, Dennis Lillee's miraculous recovery from knee injury and the disaster of the tour of Pakistan plus much, much more, is inside. This is the first Australian edition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sports & Pastimes; ISBN: 0701817771. ISBN/EAN: 9780701817770. Inventory No: 0105731.