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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.
Ward, Sir Leslie ("Spy")
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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