Lot 571Rare 1924/1925 New Zealand All Blacks Tour book...

Auction Date: 30/09/2015 at 10:30 am



Rare 1924/1925 New Zealand All Blacks Tour book – titled “The Triumphant Tour of the All Blacks in England Ireland and Wales-1924 25” in the original pictorial wrappers (wear and tear and scuffing to spine and some thumb stains to covers) internally clean with some thumb stains otherwise overall (F) The tour was an unprecedented success The All Blacks given the nickname The Invincibles who between September 1924 and February 1925, played 32 games incl four test matches, one each against Ireland, England, Wales, and France. They won all 32 games, scoring 838 points and only having 116 points scored against them. Note - interesting account of all the matches played with English comments and criticism, photographs of team and players, Welsh memories of 1905: together with a history of the game in New Zealand

Hammer Price: £65.00

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