The Cricketing Record of Major Warton's Tour, 1888-9. A Detailed Account of the First English Tour to South Africa. With a New Introduction by David Rayvern Allen
[Ewell], J.W. McKenzie, 1987 (facsimile)/ 1889.
Octavo, [x], xii (advertisements), [vi], 219, xxiii-xlv (advertisements) pages plus 14 plates (portraits of the team).
Papered boards; a fine copy with the fine dustwrapper.
Limited to 200 numbered copies, this copy is out of series and inscribed 'presentation copy'. First published by Charles Cox, Port Elizabeth, the introduction was written specially for this edition. Spare a thought for the unfortunate Mr R. Skinner, described as 'rather uncertain in the field and as a bat unreliable'.