'Reading the Play' is a fascinating account of James Hird's life, his views on the sport he loves, and the things he finds important - from the fundamentals of family, to self discipline, the power of courage, instinct, and the art of leadership. It's frank, informed, entertaining and inspiring. And, like Hird
himself, completely unique. 242 x 164mm., pp. viii (preliminaries), 342, colour plates, index. Hard cover in dust jacket. Contents, lovely flat SIGNED by JAMES HIRD on Title page - no other inscriptions, page edges slightly 'tanned' due to paper used; dust jacket, few 'surface' marks - no tears, spine 'medium' faded (background colour), slight creasing top edge. signed copies are rare. VG+.