Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “A Fourth Innings with Cardus” as Want to Read:
A Fourth Innings with ...
A Fourth Innings with Cardus
Fifty years of the essays, newspaper articles and press reports from Neville Cardus, the great cricket writer. Sir Neville Cardus urges that the game itself is more important than winning, players should fully express themselves in the game and he writes about those players who delight the senses: Hurst and Hutton, McCabe and Compton. There are essays on the Indians, West...more
ebook, 254 pages
Published February 1st 2012 by Souvenir Press
(first published 1981)
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
(showing 1-9 of 9)
Sir John Frederick Neville Cardus CBE (3 April 1888 – 28 February 1975) was an English writer and critic, best known for his writing on music and cricket. For many years, he wrote for The Manchester Guardian. He was untrained in music, and his style of criticism was subjective, romantic and personal, in contrast with his critical contemporary Ernest Newman. Before becoming a cricket writer, he had...moreMore about Neville Cardus...