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W.G. Grace

An Intimate Biography

by Robert Low

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  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Metro Publishing, Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Cricket,
  • CRICKET PLAYERS,
  • Sports & Recreation / Cricket,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8932246M
    ISBN 101843580950
    ISBN 109781843580959
    OCLC/WorldCa56446376

    From his emergence as a teenage prodigy to well past his 50th year, W.G. dominated the game of cricket, taking 2, first-class wickets and scor first-class runs in a career lasting an incredible 43 years, from to His beard and massive frame made him instantly recognizable wherever he went, and his gamesmanship and wit were legendary. MR. W. G. GRACE Compile a book; Download as PDF; Printable version; In other languages. This page was last edited on 12 October , at

      W. G. Grace's Last Case, Or, The War Of The World's Part Two book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Walking out to bat, William Gilbert 'W. G.' Grace, () was an English amateur cricketer who was widely considered one of its greatest-ever players. He played first-class cricket for 44 seasons, from to , during which he captained England.

      You are bidding on an antiquarian book - Cricket by W.G. Grace published in - almost Years Ago! Naturally for a book of this age it's not pristine and has facsimile copies of first two pages included although the rest of the book is in good condition with . W.G. Grace was born on J in Downend, Bristol, England as William Gilbert Grace. He was married to Agness Nicholls Day. He died on Octo in Mottingham, Kent, England.


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W. Grace burst onto the cricket scene in the s with spectacular force. He dominated the game until the end of the century, and influences it to this day. He was the world's first sporting superstar, rivalled as a public figure only by Gladstone and Queen Victoria herself.4/5.

W. Grace burst onto the cricket scene in the s with spectacular force. He dominated the game until the end of the century, and influences it to this day. He was the world's first sporting superstar, rivalled as a public figure only by Gladstone and Queen Victoria herself.

His staggering achievements as both batsman and bowler made him /5(5). Grace Unknown Binding See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. W.G. Grace book The Amazon Book Review Book recommendations, author interviews, editors' picks, and more.

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Grace’s career is well-done, moving steadily through the years from his early deeds on the rough Lord’s pitches to his halcyon years in the early s, when his superiority over other batsmen dwarfs the deeds of such players as Shrewsbury, Fry, Sutcliffe, Bradman and Hammond in later years/5(5).

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Grace, always known as 'W.G.', was one of the greatest players, and was important in the development of the sport. He played first-class cricket for a record-equalling 44 seasons, from toduring which he captained England, Gloucestershire County Cricket Club, the Born: William Gilbert Grace, 18 July.

Grace: A Life. ISBN Webber, Roy (). The County Cricket Championship. Sportsman's Book Club. Webber, Roy (). The Playfair Book of Cricket Records. Playfair Books. This page was last edited on 9 Augustat (UTC).

Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution. We regret to announce the death, which took place on Saturday morning at his home in Kent, of Dr. Grace, the famous cricketer. Grace, who completed his sixty-seventh year last July, had.

W.G. Grace: In the Steps of a Legend offers a very special approach to the enigma that is W.G.: an exploration that takes the reader on a series of journeys of discovery. As places of particular significance to Grace and his family are visited, so the story of this great sporting celebrity steadily unfolds.

Grace burst onto the cricket scene in the s with spectacular force. He dominated the game until the end of the century, and influences it to this day. He was the world's first sporting superstar, rivalled as a public figure only by Gladstone and Queen Victoria herself.

His staggering achievements as both batsman and bowler made him the greatest draw cricket had ever known. Though. W.G. Grace. [Bernard Darwin; W G Grace] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help.

Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for W G Grace; W G Grace: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Bernard Darwin; W G Grace. Find more information about: OCLC Number: Notes. Probably the first international sports superstar, cricketer W G Grace was the first-ever batsman to score first-class centuries, his nearest rival had only scored An unmistakable figure with his trademark long beard this book tells the fascinating and at times tragic story of his life.4/5(6).

W G Grace’s achievements still boggle the mind. He scored nea runs in first-class matches and took more than 2, wickets. None. A turn-of-the-century cigarette card featuring Grace. Photograph: Popperfoto/Getty Images WG was the first modern sportsman to ask the same question – most pointedly on 29 Augustwhen he.

Grace visited Australia in –74 as captain of “W. Grace’s XI”. On the morning of the team’s departure from Southampton, Grace responded to well-wishers by saying that his team “had a duty to perform to maintain the honour of English cricket, and to uphold the high character of English cricketers.”.

Buy Amazing Grace: The Man Who was W.G. 1st Edition by Tomlinson, Richard (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: This is the biography of W.G. Grace. One of England's greatest cricketers, he dominated the game for nearly half a century.

His rotund and bearded figure made him. I thought I knew EVERYTHING about Will & Grace. Boy was I wrong. This book is full of great tidbits of info on every episode from seasons The book also contains lovely bios on the actor's lives, the casting of the show, and character relationship maps.

A must-own for fans of the s:. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reissue, with ill. and new introd., of the ed. Description: pages: illustrations, facsimiles.Publisher: London: Constable Publication date: Subjects: Grace, W.

G. (William Gilbert), Cricket Notes: This is an OCR reprint. There may be numerous typos or missing text. There are no illustrations or indexes.

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