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Oxbridge Varsity Rugby Scrapbooks 1920s-1930s (2): Two standard...

Auction Date: 18/08/2021 at 10am

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Oxbridge Varsity Rugby Scrapbooks 1920s-1930s (2): Two standard school exercise books, one red, one (mid!) blue, neatly and comprehensively filled with press cuttings inc pics for Oxford 1928-9 (‘cont’d’, so evidently in a series), 1929-30, 1930-31 and (‘part’) 1931-2; & Cambridge 1933-34, 1934-35 and (‘part’) 1935-36. News, match reports (Varsity Matches in both, of course), good & bad luck tales, and the young stars inc Vivian Jenkins, Wilf Wooler, Cliff Jones, Ken Fyfe, Tuppy Owen-Smith, Peter Candler, AM Rees, Robin Prescott etc. Fascinating & detailed. One VG, the other has taped cover but ‘innards’ mostly G/VG

Hammer Price: £20.00