Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943 – 1943 Soft Back (Ref 10226)

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  • Wisden Year 1943
  • Condition Super 9/10
  • Front Hinge Super 9/10
  • Back Hinge Super 9/10
  • Cover Lettering Super 9/10
  • Spine Lettering Super 9/10
  • Spine Condition Super 9/10
  • Dust Wrapper N/A

Thank you for looking at this SPLENDID condition 1943 Wisden soft back edition. The eightieth almanack.

The front and rear covers on this edition are super. Very clean and with only minimal ageing.

The spine is also quite delightful; tight and clean.

Internally the pages are splendid – typical of the 1941-46 editions when the almanacks were thinner, the odd internal page has some webbing exposed, but this is very minor.

Contents Include:
Maurice Leyland in First-Class Cricket.
Planning Post-War Cricket.
MCC in 1942.
Matches at Lord’s in 1942.
Oldest living Test players and Miscellanea.

According to Brian Johnston a new form of Bombay Belly cropped up in India, it was called ‘Boycott curry’ and it was especially for the English
“…You get the runs, but more slowly” (taken from The Wit of Cricket)