1951 With the Skin of Their Teeth: Memories of Great Sporting Finishes in Golf, Cricket, Rugby and Association Football, Lawn Tennis, Boxing, Athletics, Rowing, and Horse-Racing
What Our Customers Say...
First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, Uncommon
The first edition of this uncommon work. A fascinating account of personal anecdotes by a variety of professional players in their field, recounting of some great finishes in golf, cricket, rugby, football, lawn tennis, boxing, athletics, rowing, and horse-racing. Edited by G. O. Nickalls.
Contributors include Bernard Darwin, Herbert Sutcliffe, C. H. Gadney, Bernard Joy, and more. With photographic plates in text throughout.
In the original publisher's full cloth binding. Externally lovely with only minor shelf wear, a minor bumping to the head and tail of the spine and extremities. Internally, firmly bound. The pages are bright and clean. Illustrated with photographic plates in text throughout.
Delivery & payment
We send all of our books via courier which is a fully tracked and insured service. In our experience we find this to be the most reliable and quickest form of delivery. Our primary courier is DHL, but we are able to accommodate special requests if required, including postal delivery for items under 2kg. See More Details