Auction Date: 18/07/2019 at 10:15 am
1910 Sought After NZ Rugby Book: Rare softback red pictorial-covered 150 pp volume, ‘Players and Slayers’, quirky mixture of wordy frills and down-to-earth humour about the game in this collection of past articles and newer material by NZ writer Leo Fanning. Bernard Fanning, who supplies some additional ‘remarks and reminiscences’, was a Canterbury Lock, and All Black (1903 22-3 vs Australia, in Sydney). Rust staining from staples where bound inside cover. Binding is tight, text clean and bright. Otherwise very good condition.