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The Little Book Of Mornington Crescent

The Little Book Of Mornington Crescent

Tim Brooke-Taylor,Barry Cryer,Graeme Garden

The only official history and rules of the arcane gentleman's game of Mornington Crescent
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Summary

Mornington Crescent is a game whose rules and history are shrouded in myth and legend. Games can last as long as a few minutes and the best rival chess in their intellectual dexterity, poker in their subtlety and cunning and Ker-Plunk! in their ability to turn youth and age into one harmonious sort of thing. This book is a history of the game and a study of the great players who have graced the game over nearly a century. It includes testimony from today's great exponents and hints from the professionals on how to play the game more effectively. I'm Sorry I Haven't a Clue is the most listened-to comedy programme on British radio, an institution with regular panellists Tim Brooke-Taylor, Graeme Garden, Barry Cryer and until 1996 Willie Rushton, being given silly things to do by jazz supremo Humphrey Lyttelton - and it is the only BBC radio show other than the Proms that can charge for admission!

Product Description

Title - The Little Book Of Mornington Crescent

Edition -

Author - Tim Brooke-Taylor,Barry Cryer,Graeme Garden

ISBN 13 - 9780752844220

Imprint - Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )

Publisher - Orion Publishing Co

Date Published - 06/09/2001

Prize -

No. of pages - 208

Binding Type - Paperback

Dimensions - x x 9mm

Weight - 80 g

Languages - English