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Wit and Wisdom of Test Match Special

Dan Waddell


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PUBLISHED: 21st May 2015
ISBN: 9781849908719
ANNOTATION:
'He played that so late, it was almost posthumous.' (John Arlott) For over fifty years, Test Match Special has provided the soundtrack to many cricket fans' lives - now this book collects its greatest hits.
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  • Hardcover
    $26.41
PUBLISHED: 21st May 2015
ISBN: 9781849908719
ANNOTATION:
'He played that so late, it was almost posthumous.' (John Arlott) For over fifty years, Test Match Special has provided the soundtrack to many cricket fans' lives - now this book collects its greatest hits.

Annotation

'He played that so late, it was almost posthumous.' (John Arlott)

For over fifty years, Test Match Special has provided the soundtrack to many cricket fans' lives - now this book collects its greatest hits.

Publisher Description

'He played that so late, it was almost posthumous.' (John Arlott)

For over fifty years, Test Match Special has provided the soundtrack to many cricket fans' lives - now this book collects its greatest hits.

Here are all the witty sayings, bons mots, doubles entendres, wise words and priceless moments from the whole TMS team past and present, and of course their many and varied celebrity guests. Whether it's classic Test moments or hilarious asides from the boundary, you'll find the perfect line for every occasion. Collecting over half a century of quips and quotes, and beautifully illustrated throughout, The Wit and Wisdom of Test Match Special is a cricket fan's indispensable guide to bats, bowls, beards and bakes.

Author Biography

Dan Waddell is a journalist, novelist and author. He covered two seasons of county cricket for the Daily Telegraph and his books include Who Do You Think You Are? and Field of Shadows- The Remarkable True Story of the English Cricket Tour of Nazi Germany, 1937. He captains Acton 2nd XI in the Middlesex County League where he tries and fails to pass on sage advice to young players.

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  • "He played that so late, it was almost posthumous." --John Arlott

Product Details

Author
Dan Waddell
Year
2015
ISBN-10
1849908710
ISBN-13
9781849908719
Media
Book
Publication Date
2015-05-21
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Pages
272
Publisher
Ebury Publishing
Format
Hardcover
Language
English
Audience
General/Trade