Mr. Evans : a cricketo-detective story

by Cyril Alington.

First edition.

London : Macmillan and Co., Limited, 1922. viii, 261, [4] pages of advertisements.

A scarce title which claims to be the first cricketing detective story, and which includes a short Holmes pastiche.


A reading copy in green cloth lettered in gilt on spine and front. Spine ends bumped and frayed. Wear to extremities, and reading creases to spine. Marks to boards, and spotting to page edges. Inscription on front endpaper, and toning to endpapers.

Ref No: 1397


Author: Alington, Cyril

Categories: Cricket fictionSherlock Holmes - pastiches and parodies

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