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Squeezing The Orange Henry Blofeld

Squeezing The Orange

Henry Blofeld

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ISBN : 9780007506392
Hardcover
368 pages
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The quintessentially English cricket commentator, writer, oenophile, bon viveur, collector and national treasure, fondly known as “Blowers”, tells hiscolourful life story.Born in Norfolk and educated at Eton and Cambridge, Henry Calthorpe BlofeldMoreThe quintessentially English cricket commentator, writer, oenophile, bon viveur, collector and national treasure, fondly known as “Blowers”, tells hiscolourful life story.Born in Norfolk and educated at Eton and Cambridge, Henry Calthorpe Blofeld OBE, nicknamed “Blowers” by the late Brian Johnston, is best known as a cricketcommentator for Test Match Special on BBC Radio 4 and BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra. His distinctively rich, cut glass voice and his vividly eccentricobservations of life on and off the pitch, have made him a household name, not only in Britain but around the world, wherever cricket is played. Blowershas been close the the heart of the game for over fifty years and his career has taken him to the far corners of the earth. This autobiography, stuffedto the gunwhales with delicious anecdotes, brings his astonishingly colourful story bang up to date.