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The current list of limited edition titles are below:-


  • A Little Book of Cardus Cartoons – LTD EDITION OF 100 NUMBERED COPIES More Info
  • Peter Eckersley – the Flying Cricketer – LTD EDITION OF 50 NUMBERED COPIES More Info
  • A Bibliography of Sir Neville Cardus 1913-2023 – LTD EDITION OF 100 NUMBERED COPIES More Info


  • A.N. Hornby – the Life & Times of a Great Victorian Sporting Hero – LTD ED OF 50 NUMBERED COPIES SOLD OUT
  • Cardus in An Australian Light – LTD ED OF 250 NUMBERED COPIES More Info


  • The Dundee Clowns Cricket Match of 1879 – LTD ED OF 100 COPIES More Info
  • 1000 Wins Not Enough: Lancs thrilling 2021 title quest – LTD OF 200 COPIES More Info
  • Diary of a Cricket Correspondent: Brian Bearshaw's notes while covering Lancashire's tumultuous 1964 & 1965 seasons – LTD LTD ED OF 100 COPIES More Info
  • First-class cricketers Born in Bolton – SIGNED, LTD ED OF 30 COPIES More Info
  • Bob Barber: the Professional Amateur – SIGNED, LTD ED OF 75 COPIES More Info
  • Geoff Clayton More Info
  • Born In Bolton – LTD EDITION OF 30 signed by 7 of the cricketers featured More Info
  • Cardus and Barbe: Gathering Rosebuds – LTD ED OF 50 COPIES More Info
  • A Little Book of Cricket Rhymes – LTD ED OF 75 COPIES More Info
  • Barbed Wire & Cucumber Sandwiches – LTD ED OF 25 COPIES More Info


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