Angus and Robertson, 1948, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Poor, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First, Illustrated By: Photographic
acknowledgement, list of illustrations and appendix. Black-and-white photographic frontispiece, of Don Bradman. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography. Red coloured cloth covered boards with black coloured titles to the backstrip. A biography of Don Bradman at the end of his career. This book is a reading copy only! It was part of a private library and has notations on the rear paste-down designating it as such. The remains of the dustwrapper have been pasted to the front board and the fold over blurb has been pasted to the free front and paper. The book is heavily rubbed, chipped, frayed, worn. The spine gutter edges have some splits, the underlying webbing is visible. The front and rear hinges are also cracked, again underlying webbing is visible and the rear paste-down shows the results of some insect activity. Previous owners details to the title page. Browning and foxing and staining to the textblock edges and to the internal pages. The textblock itself, however, is tight and there are no loose pages. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. (11), XII-XVI, (1), 2-216, (16 including Don Bradman's cricketing statistics) pages,. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Biography & Autobiography; Cricket; Sports & Pastimes. Inventory No: 0113363.