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fifteen Paces by  Alan Davidson - First Edition - 1963 - from Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 (SKU: 0220825)

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fifteen Paces

by Davidson, Alan

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Souvenir Press, London, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 400 g; 182 pages, last two pages blank (intentionally), with a foreword by Sir Donald Bradman, and 31 black-and-white photographs, with a photographic illustrated dust jacket. Front fold over flap is price clipped, offset tanning of both the front and rear end pages, trace of foxing to the top edge of the text block, light rubbing of the dust jacket, with a little chipping to the head of the spine section. "15 paces is the dramatic story of the great Australian all-rounder Alan Davidson, one of the giants of modern test cricket. 15 paces is the run he took to send down venomous fireballs that destroyed 186 test batsman for Australia and another 246 victims for his native state, New South Wales." -- front fold over blurb Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Illustrator: Photographic. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Sports & Pastimes; Biography -- Sports; Inventory No: 0220825. .

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Bookseller
Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047 AU (AU)
Bookseller Inventory #
0220825
Title
fifteen Paces
Author
Davidson, Alan
Illustrator
Photographic
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Souvenir Press
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1963
Keywords
BZDB2 NOISBN cricket, bowler, biography, bowler, Australia Sports & Pastimes; Biography -- Sports; fifteen Paces
Bookseller catalogs
Biography -- Sports;

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

transaction in Australian $'s for checks and money orders.If the book is not as described, return within 14 days, for a refund of the cost of the book.

We are registered for GST and goods sold to an Australian delivery address will include GST. Our ABN 15 100 960 047

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

Seller rating:
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Biblio.co.uk member since: 2005
melbourne, Victoria
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About Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047

General secondhand dealers, with 3 cats.We have two shops, 227 Glenferrie Rd Malvern 3144, Victoria 03 9530 2222 ( open 7 days Midday 'til 5.30 PM)And the other at 666 Glen Huntly Road Caulfield South 03 9523 666 open 11:00 am - 5.00 pm-ish the other 6 days. We seem to specialize in non mainstream stuff but read and stock Science-fiction, fantasy, detective fiction, history, biography and true crime, war, natural history. cooking, children's books and try to avoid current text books.We probably have the largest collection of Science Fiction, Penguins and general crime in Victoria in an open shop ( David has 8 bookcases 900mm x 2200mm of sf and f) ( Penny has 8 bookcases 1200mm x 2400 of sf and f )On shelf each shop has 30,000 plus books and we list over 30000 books online

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