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Dickie: A Tribute To Umpire Harold Bird - Edited by Brian Scovell

Partridge Press, 1996, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dustwrapper. Dustwrapper very slightly rubbed at the edges. Pages very gently age-tanned.

Illustrated with black and white photographs. From the cover: “To mark Dickie’s retirement from Test match cricket, many of the game’s leading personalities tell their favourite story about him in this volume of appreciation. Contributors include The Rt. Hon. John Major MP, Geoff Boycott, Ray Illingworth, Ted Dexter, Sir Colin Cowdrey, Michael Parkinson, Dominic Cork, John Woodcock, E. W. Swanton, Fred Trueman and many, many more. There are also scores of previously untold anecdotes from Dickie’s less well-known colleagues, including fellow umpires, ground staff and scorers who have had to interpret some of his more bizarre signals.”

Size: 9½" x 6¼". Blue boards with Silver titling to the Spine. 182 pages.

This one has already found a new owner.