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Esteemed cricket writer and commentator john arlott talks to former england cricket captain mike brearley about his early life and his love affair with the game of cricket. His rich hampshire accent, imaginative turn of phrase and ability to bring to life the characters of the. Arlott in conversation with mike brearley hardcover august 1, 1986 by john arlott author. Founded in 1997, has become a leading book price comparison site. Last night bbc4 broadcast john arlott in conversation with mike brearley, an hourlong programme edited down from the three programmes originally shown in 1985. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.

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