Lot 187Fine 1903/4 M.C.C. Tour in Australia Publication entitled...

Auction Date: 24/05/2017 at 11am

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Fine 1903/4 M.C.C. Tour in Australia Publication entitled ‘Australian Tour Cricket Bringing Back The Ashes’ the story of the M.C.C. Tour in Australia 1903/4, fully illustrated by Looker-on, printed Sheffield, a complete and accurate review. The first time the Marylebone Cricket Club took over responsibility for sponsoring and arranging an overseas tour representing England. England won the five Test series 3-2, with R.E Foster scoring 287 to set a world record for the highest individual Test innings – encased within a hard cover, age related wears to cover, tape present in places, pages overall appear in good condition

Hammer Price: £170.00

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