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D B Derbyshire Bookseller

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How I Play Snooker


How I Play Snooker by Joe Davis (Country Life Ltd, 1st edition 1949). Instructional book by the snooker World Champion 1927-47. Hardback – publisher’s cloth with titles in white to spine and front, blind design of a snooker table to front board. 176pp including line drawings and b/w plates. 9.5 x 6.5 inches approx. (241mm x 162mm). Wear and rubbing to spine ends; boards bumped to bottom edge; light wear to corner tips. Pages foxed and dusty throughout, heavy in places especially to preliminaries; edges of page-block heavily spotted. Nonetheless, showing wear but presenting well.