RUN-DIGGER. His Own Story

By: Lawry, Bill (Edited By Phil Tressider)

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128pp., unpaginated, b/white halftone plate section (called-for plates all extant). Book clean and square. Bright gilt title over lightly bumped spine. Plain burgundy boards ditto bumped. Text-block slightly tanned only. Illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket has a small chip on rear panel, a jagged puncture on spine, else mild edgewear. An entertaining biography from 'Phanto', Australian cricket legend William Morris 'Bill' Lawry. A left-hand opening batsman, Lawry was variously described as run-hungry, dull, a cricketing scrooge . . . but above all he did not cede his wicket lightly. This is his story. First published 1966 by Souvenir Press. Contents include: Prelims., 15 chapters, Appendix. Book weight approx. 235g. *Postage charge will be reduced as this item will post under 500g. packed weight. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Title: RUN-DIGGER. His Own Story

Author Name: Lawry, Bill (Edited By Phil Tressider)

Categories: Australian Cricket, Cricket, Sport - Biography,

Edition: First Thus.

Publisher: London, Sportsmans Book Club: 1968

Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 011970

Keywords: SPORT BIOGRAPHY, CRICKET, AUSTRALIA, SPORTSMEN, VICTORIA, LAWRY, BILL (WILLIAM MORRIS), 1937-