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- Methuen Publishing Ltd
- 233 x 159 x 42 mm
- 786 g
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A Breathless Hush...
The MCC Anthology of Cricket Verse
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"'A rich bespoke treasury of cricket poetry...a sumptuous Semprini selection: old ones, new ones, loved ones, neglected ones' Spectator 'An excellent present for the cricket lover who has everything - and extremely useful for all those moments when rain stops play' Best of British 'No other sport lends itself so lyrically, lovingly, and occasionally ludicrously, to this game of ritual and contemplation. All the moods are captured here, from the pastoral, intellectual and romantic to the comic...This is a book full of pleasures and surprises.' Western Daily Press"
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Hubert Doggart played first class cricket for Cambridge University, Sussex and England and has enjoyed poetry of all kinds throughout his life. David Rayvern Allen was until recently a full-time BBC producer and has won many awards for his work. He is the author or editor of more than twenty books and in collaboration with the late John Arlott has compiled a number of cricket anthologies. His biography of Arlott gained much critical acclaim and won the Cricket Society Jubilee Literary Award.