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Oxford Companion to Australian Cricket, The

By: N/A

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Melbourne, Australia, Oxford University Press: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI25

ISBN: 0195535758

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1565gms, 640pgs. Ideal for cricket lovers, this is an indispensable reference book as detailed, intimate and absorbing as the sport it celebrates. The book includes biographies, statistics, controversies and anecdotes contributed by the likes of Richie Benaud, Ian Chappell and Geoff Lawson. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with only ... View more info

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Bradman to Border: A History of Australia- Engliand Test Matches from 1946

By: Australian Broadcasting Corporation (eds)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Crows Nest, Australia, ABC Enterprises: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SPOCRI4

ISBN: 0642530718

Condition: Very Good


Paperback, Reprint, 400gms, 237 pages. This book contains accounts by all Australia's great captains since the end of World War 2. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear, message to previous owner on title page, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of actual book. Purchase more than 1 item and save money with combined postage. And if you can't find the title you're looking for - why not ask us direct. With over 30,000 boo... View more info

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Border & Co.: A Tribute to Cricket's World Champions

By: Benaud, Richie (ed)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Port Melbourne, VIC, Australia, Hamlyn Australia: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI47

ISBN: 0947334319

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with red boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 814g, 160pgs. This book is a tribute to Border & Co., detailing the strengths, the weaknesses, the lifestyles and on-field talent of every player and a few behind-the-scenes personalities, who have contributed so much to the revival of Australian cricket. Book is in very good condition with mild general age-related wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with moderate shelf wear, chipping and a f... View more info

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Howzat! Sixteen Australian Cricketers Talk to Keith Butler

By: Butler, Keith

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, William Collins Pty Ltd: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI48

ISBN: 000216437X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 560g, 260pgs. This is a book full of humour and candour, a remarkable account of the experiences which have influenced, and will continue to influence, some of the most important members of Australia's cricketing fraternity. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with minor shelf wear, chipping and a few ... View more info

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Cricket in Australia: Ten Turbulent Years: Centenary Test- Bicentenary Test

By: Chappell, Greg (ed)

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Birchgrove, Australia, Swan Publishing Pty Ltd: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Rod Marsh and Doug Walters

Seller ID: SPOCRI45

ISBN: 0958784108

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with dark blue boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1,000gms, 192 pages, red coloured endpapers, signed on front loose endpaper by international Australian cricketers Rod Marsh and Doug Walters. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with only mild shelf wear and a few small nicks, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs over 1kg with packaging and may incur additional postage. View more info

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History of Australian Batting 1850-1986, A

By: Crowley, Brian

Price: $8.50

Publisher: South Melbourne, Australia, The Macmillan Company of Australia: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI24

ISBN: 0333415213

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 722g, 211pgs. Here are the heroes of Australian batsmanship spanning 135 years from 1850 to 1985. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Highest, Most and Best Australian Cricket Statistics 1850-1990

By: Dundas, Ross; and Pollard, Jack

Price: $26.00

Publisher: North Ryde, NSW, Australia, Angus & Robertson Publishers: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SPOCRI124

ISBN: 0207164606

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint, 1060gms, 395pgs, green endpapers. The most comprehensive collection of Australian first class and limited over cricket statistics. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Boards and dust jacket are also in good condition with moderate shelf wear and scuffing. Dust jacket shows some minor sun fading. There is a small pen inscription from a previous o... View more info

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England Versus Australia: A Pictorial History of the Test Matches Since 1877

By: Frith, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, England, Queen Anne Press: 1989

Edition: Sixth Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI35

ISBN: 0356175774

Condition: Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint of sixth edition, 1440gms, 352pgs, illustrated endpapers. This is an ambitious volume which incorporates over 1150 pictures and some rare early engravings and a choice selection from the last 42 years of Anglo-Australian test warfare. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no... View more info

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Endless Summer: 140 Years of Australian Cricket in Wisden

By: Haigh, Gideon (ed)

Price: $18.00

Publisher: South Yarra, Australia, Hardie Grant Books: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI11

ISBN: 1740660099

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 825gms, 562 pages, red coloured endpapers. Australia is the World's most successful cricket country one has been reporting the other for 140 years; the best of this has now been condensed to one Endless Summer. Book is in very good condition with minor general wear and tear. Dust Jacket is in very good condition with light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Attached picture is of act... View more info

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History of Australian Cricket, A

By: Harte, Chris; and Whimpress, Bernard

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, England, Andre Deutsch Limited: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SPOCRI28

ISBN: 0233051309

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with laminated pictorial boards and pictorial dust jacket, reprint edition, 1375gms, 830pgs. This book covers the beginning of the Australian game in the early 19th century right up until the World Cup of 2003 and includes the Border years, the Taylor era and the time of the Waugh brothers. It also looks in-depth at the beginnings of World Series Cricket. Book is in very good condition with mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in very good condition with ... View more info

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200 Seasons of Australian Cricket

By: Hutchinson, Garrie; and Ross, John (eds)

Price: $14.00

Publisher: Collingwood, VIC, Australia, Ken Fin Books: 1997

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: SPOCRI54

ISBN: 033036034

Condition: Good


Hardcover with pictorial laminated boards, first thus, 2,500gms, 640pgs. This is the season by season story of Australian cricket, complete with all the stories, Test scores, player statistics and over a thousand pictures. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. Book weighs 2.5kg and may incur additional postage. View more info

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Greatest, The: The Players, the Moments, the Matches (1993-2008)

By: Knox, Malcolm

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Prahran, Australia, Hardie Grant Books: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI33

ISBN: 1740668251

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with green boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1170gms, 442pgs. This book revisits the magic age of Australian cricket between 1993 and 2008, conjuring the moments, major players and important influences through reconstructions of the greatest matches of the era. Book is in very good condition with only mild general wear and tear. Dust jacket is in good condition with light shelf wear and some light rubbing to golf leaf title, otherwise no other pr... View more info

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Australian Icons: Things That Make Us What We Are

By: Luck, Peter

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Port Melbourne, Australia, William Heinemann Australia: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AUST14

ISBN: 085561451X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover with black boards and pictorial dust jacket, First Edition, 1,100gms, 200 pages, black coloured endpapers. No-one but an Australian could understand the mystical significance of a tiny earthenware jar that held something called Vegemite in the 1920s, or the fairly ordinary looking lump of willow, split at the bottom, but which bears the magical signature of Don Bradman, and which one hit enough cricket balls around an oval to make up 452 runs no out in one ama... View more info

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Spies Like Us

By: Lunn, Hugh

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St Lucia, QLD, Australia, University of Queensland Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BIOAUS226

ISBN: 0702227579

Condition: Good


Medium softcover, first edition, 206g, 282pgs. It is the eve of the infamous Cultural Revolution. A young Australian blunders into Red China, armed only with Banjo Paterson's ballads and an artifical sheepskin coat. Leaving behind the neon-tinted nightlife of Hong Kong, Hugh Lunn learns that life is not all cricket and cheongsams. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration/spotting throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved m... View more info

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Trumper: The Illustrated Biography (The Greatest Batsman of Cricket's Golden Age

By: Mallett, Ashley

Price: $17.00

Publisher: South Melbourne, Australia, The Macmillan Company of Australia: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI37

ISBN: 0333400887

Condition: Good


Hardcover with orange boards and pictorial dust jacket, first edition, 1130gms, 232pgs. This is the first comprehensive biography of Victor Trumper using original material from members of the Trumper family and friends, cricket archives, private and public collections as well as those who, as young boys, recall watching Trumper thrash the best bowlers in the world. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration throughout. Dust ja... View more info

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Don, The: A Biography (incorporating exclusive interviews with Sir Donald Bradman)

By: Perry, Roland

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Ironbark: 1996

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: BIOAUS699

ISBN: 0330358707

Condition: Good


Softcover, first thus, 936gms, 645 pages. Sir Donald Bradman is Australia's greatest sporting legend. What motivated him to break every cricket record and become the winner's winner? Who were his enemies, his finest adversaries? What was behind Bodyline, which was designed to destory him? Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and very minor water damage. There is a small pen inscription from a previous owner on the dedication page, otherwise no other... View more info

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Penguin Book of Australian Sporting Anecdotes, The: Stories, Quotes and Gossop From All Your Favourite Sports

By: Smart, Richard (ed)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Camberwell, Australia, Penguin Books: 2005

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: SPO15

ISBN: 0143004093

Condition: Good


Softcover, reprint edition, 498g, 501pgs. In this book, eight of Australia's greatest sports writers offer insights into ten of our favourite sports including: AFL, Athletics, Boxing, Cricket, Golf, Horse Racing, Rugby League, Rugby Union, Swimming, and Tennis. Book is in good condition with minor general wear and tear and mild page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings. View more info

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Cricket's Biggest Mystery: The Ashes

By: Willis, Ronald

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Sydney, Australia, Rigby Limited: 1982

Edition: First Australian Edition

Seller ID: SPOCRI31

ISBN: 0727017683

Condition: Good


Hardcover with maroon boards and pictorial dust jacket, first Australian edition, 540gms, 159pgs, illustrated endpapers. This is a fascinating and well-researched account of the origin of the Ashes and details the personalities involved in the foundation of this great tradition. Book is in good condition with mild general wear and tear and light page discolouration/spotting throughout. Dust jacket is in good condition with only light shelf wear, otherwise no other pre-lo... View more info