Originally Posted by archie mac
Yes, most think it a hagiography (spelling), and are always annoyed with Perry for not providing sources for his quotes in his books.
There is a prosaic humdrum to his match descriptions, which are dilated in the most self-consciously conformist prose imaginable. It often appears that he is trying to mimic Ralph Barker -- without the latter's depth of research.
Last edited by neville cardus; 25-05-2008 at 04:21 PM.