Tours and Tests
Tours and Tests

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Quality Name Description Price
1fine Please note that in this section books are listed in order of date of Tour or Test. For example The First Great Test Series 1894 - 95 by David Frith printed in 1994 will be listed under 1894 - 95. see below
1fine 1867-68 Cricket Walkabout by D J Mulvaney Published 1967 Australia. 112 pages. The Australian Aboriginal Cricketers on Tour 1867/8. Book and dustwrapper in near fine condition £15.00
2very good 1868-1974 Australian Cricketers On Tour by Les R Hill Published 1974 in Australia. Green pictorial boards 128 pages. Covers all 60 tours by Australia during this period. £22.00
2very good 1877 - 1939 England v Australia compiled by EL Roberts Published 1939 by EF Hudson Ltd. Small paper wrappers. 112 pages. The statistics from every angle of 143 Ashes Test matches played during this period. Very good clean condition. £8.00
2very good 1878 - 1980 The Australians at Trent Bridge compiled by R W Slater Published 1980 A5 card covers 84 pages. Includes the full scorecards for every match played by the Australians at Trent Bridge including the Aboriginal tour of 1868. Very good condition. £5.00
1fine 1882 The Third Australian Team in England Introduction by John Arlott Published 1989 by JW McKenzie. An exact facsimile of the original published in 1882. A complete record of all the matches with portrait and biography of each member. D/w fine. £15.00
1fine 1884 The Fourth Australian Cricket Team in England Published 1990 by JW McKenzie. 142 pages. An exact facsimile of the 1884 edition. With portraits, biographies and averages. D/w as new. £12.00
1fine 1884 The Australians in England by Charles Edward Pardon Published by JW McKenzie 1984. 184 pages plus advert pages. Limited edition number 127/150. An exact facsimile of Pardon's 1884 book with the addition of a new introduction. A complete record of the tour. D/w as new. £75.00
1fine 1886 The Log of the Old Un Published 1994 by JW McKenzie.30 pages. An exact facsimile of the 1887 edition. D/w as new. £8.00
1fine 1888 - 1889 The Cricketing Record of Major Wharton's Tour Published 1987 by JW McKenzie. Limited edition number 153/200. An exact facsimile of the 1889 edition. A detailed account of the first England Tour of South Africa. D/w as new. £75.00
1fine 1894-1895 Stoddy's Mission The First Great Test Series by David Frith Published 1994 Illustrated card covers.216 pages. The first great Test Series between Australia and England. sold Feb 2018
2very good 1897-98 With Stoddart's Team in Australia by Prince Ranjitsinhji Printed in 1898 1st edition. Attractively rebound in half brown leather with marble boards and gilt to spine (without wrappers.) 288 pages + adverts. £75.00
1fine 1902-03 Cricket Across The Seas by P F Warner Printed 2001 in a Limited edition of 300. 204 pages. An exact facsimile of the book published in 1903. An account of the tour of Lord Hawke's team in New Zealand & Australia 1902 - 03 D/w as new £24.00
2very good 1902 Victor Trumper and the 1902 Australians by L.H.Brown Published 1981. 208 pages. Description of the tour of England led by Joe Darling. Dustwrapper very good. £6.00
1fine 1907 - 1908 With the MCC in Australia by Major Philip Trevor Published 1999 by JW McKenzie. 290 pages. An exact facsimile of the 1908 publication. D/w as new. £70.00
2very good 1911-12 Recovering the Ashes by J B Hobbs Published 1912. Attractively rebound in a light beige cloth with print to spine without original covers. 146 pages + adverts. An account of the 1911-12 Australia v. England Tests. Very good condition. £75.00
2very good 1922-23 Archie's Last Stand by David Kynaston Published 1984. 176 pages. The only account of the MCC in New Zealand 1922-23 with Mr. A C Maclaren. Dustwrapper near fine. £5.00
3good 1924 - 1925 Gilligan's Men by MA Noble Published September 1925 second edition. Green cloth 280 pages numerous illustrations. A critical review of the MCC tour of Australia 1924 - 25. Good average condition. £25.00
2very good 1930 The Fight for the Ashes by P F Warner Published 1930 by Harrap. 288 pages. Original navy blue cloth, boards and spine in very good condition. £32.00
1fine 1932-33 Cricket Crisis. Bodyline and Other Lines by Jack Fingleton 1984 Pavilion Books reprint of 1946 first edition. 306 pages. Dustwrapper very good. £8.00
2very good 1932-33 In Quest of the Ashes by D R Jardine Published 1984. Orbis reprint of 1933 first edition. Jardine's classic account of the "Bodyline" tour. Book & d/w very good.(Now also available 2005 revised and updated reprint with foreword by M Brearly at same price) £8.50
2very good 1932-33 Defending the Ashes 1932-33 by R W E Wilmot Published 1933 green cloth 222 pages. Very good clean condition. Very minor marks on spine. £55.00
2very good 1934 Ashes-And Dust by D R Jardine Published 1934 green cloth 290 pages + advertisements. The 1934 Ashes series. Very good condition. £35.00
2very good 1934 Ashes-And Dust by D R Jardine Published 1934. Rebound in black cloth. 290 pages + ads.. This copy has been signed by Ursula Wicks, a friend of Wally Hammond's. Good sound condition £32.00
2very good 1934 Kissing the Rod by P G H Fender Published 1934 green cloth 299 pages. An account of the 1934 Ashes series in England with a chapter on the "Bodyline" tour. Good clean condition. sold Jan 18
2very good 1939 West Indies Cricket Tour by AW Simpson Published 1939 A5 paper wrappers 34 pages plus the facsimile autograph sheet. Pre tour of England with pen portraits of players. £18.00

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