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An artful bowler. B. J. T. Bosanquet.

Bernard James Tindal Bosanquet played cricket for Eton, Oxford, Middlesex and England. Recognized as best all-rounder in 1904 and famed as the wizard of spin, he is best remembered for "inventing" the "googly" (also known as the "Bosie")--a special type of cricket bowling maneuver.

["Spy" was the pseudonym of caricaturist/illustrator Sir Leslie Ward (1851-1922).]

Printed by Vincent Brooks, Day & Son, Ltd. lith.


ID: 2006-00134
Ward, Sir Leslie ("Spy")

Creation Sep. 15, 1904

MEDIUM: Paper; FORMAT: Print (caricature); LENGTH: 10 1/16 x 15 inches; QUANTITY: 1

Topics: Vanity Fair print

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