The Clarets Collection 1946 – 1996
A Post War Who’s Who of Burnley Football Club
written by Ray Simpson
foreword by Jimmy McIlroy
published by the author/Burnley FC, 1st edition 1996.
Signed by the author, twenty seven players and Margaret (Harry) Potts.
Marlon Beresford, Ian Brennan, Frank Casper, Tommy Cummings, Michael Docherty, Alex Elder, David Eyres, Bryan Flynn, Gerry Harrison, Adrian Heath, Willie Irvine, Les Latcham (twice), Jimmy McIlroy, Kurt Nogan, Vince Overson, Derek Scott, Alan Stevenson, Peter Swan, Stephen Thompson, Jim Thompson, Chris Vinnicombe, Colin Waldron, Paul Weller, Doug Winton, plus three un-identified (to me) on the front endpaper.
Hardback in dustwrapper (in removable cellophane wrap). 402pp including b/w illustrations. 8.5 x 6 inches approx.
Dustwrapper showing wear, tear and creasing; pages age tanned to margins and with the occasional grubby handling mark.
Overall, wear commensurate with handling and use but otherwise remains a reasonably nice copy albeit in worn dustwrapper.