Wisden Leather Bound Limited Edition

Lot 1028:
Lot 1028
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1866. Third edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare
Estimate: £1400/1800
Lot 1029:
Lot 1029
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1867. Fourth edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare
Estimate: £1400/1800
Lot 1030:
Lot 1030
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1868. Fifth edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare
Estimate: £1400/1800
Lot 1031:
Lot 1031
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1869. Sixth edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Very minor loss to corner of title page and a few following page, uneven edge to top of first few pages, probably caused when binding otherwise in good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. The rare and elusive sixth volume
Estimate: £5000/7000
Lot 1032:
Lot 1032
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1870. Seventh edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Minor foxing to odd page otherwise in good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare
Estimate: £1000/1500
Lot 1033:
Lot 1033
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1871. Eighth edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Minor foxing to odd page otherwise in good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare
Estimate: £800/1200
Lot 1034:
Lot 1034
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1872. Ninth edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare
Estimate: £800/1200
Lot 1035:
Lot 1035
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1873. Tenth edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare
Estimate: £800/1200
Lot 1036:
Lot 1036
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1874 and 1875. Billings & Sons Ltd, 1960 facsimile editions. Bound in light brown boards, with original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, speckled page block edges. Name and address handwritten to top border of title page of the 1875 edition. VG
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1037:
Lot 1037
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1876. Thirteenth edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Minor foxing to odd pages otherwise in good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare
Estimate: £700/1000
Lot 1038:
Lot 1038
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1877 and 1878. Billings & Sons Ltd, 1960 facsimile editions. Bound in light brown boards, with original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, speckled page block edges. Name and address handwritten to top border of title page of both editions. VG
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1039:
Lot 1039
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. 16th edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original front paper wrapper, lacking rear wrapper with titles in gilt to spine, also lacking last advertising page. The front wrapper faded and worn with old tape attached, wear to corners and some staining, some pages to the rear of the book have a central horizontal crease and staining to them otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Lot 1040:
Lot 1040
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. The wrappers are a little darkened and age toned with small loss to bottom rear corner. The book has a collection of folded typed pages of statistical notes relating to Wisden laid down to internal pages in seven different places in the book plus handwritten annotation otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Lot 1041:
Lot 1041
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page block edge. Name of ownership handwritten to top border of title page, lacking first advertising page, some occasional foxing to odd pages, 'Cricket Association' handstamp to odd pages otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £120/160

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