Cricket Scorecards, FDCs, Programmes, Magazines etc

Lot 672:
Lot 672
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XIII. Numbers 350-379. January 25th to December 28th 1894. Lacking title-page and contents pages.Illustrated. Original publishers cloth, with titles in gilt. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 673:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XV. Numbers 410-439 (30th January to 31st December 1896). Complete with title-page and contents page to front. Illustrated. Sold with a bound book of Volume XIII (2), containing only part of the year and dated from May 10th 1894 to December 28th 1894. Both bound in blue boards, with titles in gilt. Qty 2. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
Lot 674:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XVI and XVII. Numbers 440-469 (28th January to 30th December 1897) & 470-499 (27th January to December 22nd 1898). Both complete with title-page and contents page to front. Illustrated. Bound in blue boards, with titles in gilt. Qty 2. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 675:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XVIII. Numbers 500-529. January 26th to December 21st 1899. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Repair and some loss to the rear wrapper of No. 500, first two front wrappers almost detached, some wear to odd further wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 676:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XIX. Numbers 530-559. January 25th to December 20th 1900. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd fault to wrappers, minor tape repair to two page edges otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 677:
Lot 677 Lot 677
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XX. Numbers 560-589. January 31st to December 19th 1901. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd fault to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 678:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXI. Numbers 590-619. January 30th to December 18th 1902. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd wrapper cleanly detached at front and rear of the album, odd further faults to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £125
Lot 679:
Lot 679 Lot 679
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXII. Numbers 620-649. January 29th to December 31st 1903. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd fault to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 680:
Lot 680 Lot 680
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXIII. Numbers 650-679. January 28th to December 22nd 1904. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd fault to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £95
Lot 681:
Lot 681 Lot 681
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXIV. Numbers 680-709. January 26th to December 21st 1905. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd fault to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £95
Lot 682:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXV. Numbers 710-739. January 25th to December 20th 1906. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. The rear wrapper of Number 739 cleanly detached otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £180
Lot 683:
Lot 683 Lot 683
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXVI. Numbers 740-769. January 31st to December 19th 1907. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Tape repair to one page in Number 768 otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 684:
Lot 684 Lot 684
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXVII. Numbers 770-799. January 30th to December 24th 1908. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Minor fault to odd wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 685:
Lot 685 Lot 685
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXVIII. Numbers 800-829. January 28th to December 21st 1909. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. The rear wrapper of Number 829 cleanly detached otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 686:
Lot 686 Lot 686
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXIX. Numbers 830-859. January 27th to December 22nd 1910. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd very minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £110
Lot 687:
Lot 687 Lot 687
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game' and 'Rugby, Football & Cricket'. Volume XXX. Numbers 860-886 and Numbers 1-13. January 26th to December 30th 1911. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Odd very minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers. Rare
Estimate: £240/280
Hammer price: £340
The title 'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game' title was changed on the 23rd September (number 886) before the magazine title was changed to 'Rugby, Football & Cricket', starting with Number 1 on the 7th October 1911, and covered all three sports and the winter issues became weekly and not monthly . The new title was short lived, it lasted for just thirteen editions and ceased with the December 30th issue. Issues of this period that have survived in their original wrappers, as this volume has, contain all the pages. Most of the bound volumes have the cricket pages only, presumably on subscribers' instructions.
Lot 688:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume I (New Series). Numbers 1-30. January 27th to December 14th 1912. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Odd very minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers. Rare
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £320
The masthead which had appeared on every issue since the first in 1882, was changed and updated on the 24th February 1912 issue
Lot 689:
Lot 689 Lot 689
'Cricket: A Weekly Journal Devoted to the Game'. Volume 2 (New Series). Numbers 31-60. January 18th to December 13th 1913. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Some faults to wrappers, some rusting to staples otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers. Rare
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: unsold
The masthead again changed, and into full colour, for the 1913 issues and a member of the England team of 1912 were featured to the right hand side of the masthead. It was announced in the October issue that the paper was to cease publication and be succeeded by 'The World of Cricket' and in the December issue it was announced 'This is the last number of 'Cricket'.
Lot 690:
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'The World of Cricket'. 1914. Edited by A.C. MacLaren. Volume 1. No.1-23. Complete run of twenty three issues of the magazine from January 31st to 14th November 1914. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Odd faults to wrappers, very minor rusting to staples otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers. Very rare in this form
Estimate: £600/900
Hammer price: £850
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game' ran from 1882 to 1913 when it was renamed 'The World of Cricket' for twenty three issues in 1914. An 'Important Notice' printed on the rear page of the issue dated 15th August 1914 announced that, with the outbreak of the War, publication would be suspended, however a further three issues in September, October and November were published before finally ceasing. The appearance of a regular cricket magazine did not resume until the first issue of 'The Cricketer' was published in 1921
Lot 691:
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'The Cricket Field, An Illustrated Record & Review'. May 7th 1892 to December 8th 1894. Illustrated. Rare run of three bound volumes of the magazine, published weekly in the cricket season and monthly for October, November and December (covering the three seasons). Volumes One. May 7th - December 31st 1892. Numbers 1-24 bound in original illustrated blue boards with titles to front board and to spine paper, complete with original blue wrappers. Some wear, staining and age toning to original boards and spine paper, breaking to rear internal hinges otherwise in good/very good condition. Volume Two. January 28th - December 30th 1893. Numbers 25-52 bound in blue boards with titles in gilt to spine paper, lacking original blue wrappers. Title and index page to first issue of each album. Minor wear otherwise in good condition. Volume Three. January 27th - December 8th 1894. Numbers 53-78 bound in similar blue boards with titles in gilt to spine paper, lacking original blue wrappers. Title and index page to first issue of each album. Minor wear otherwise in good condition. Numbers Volumes Two and Three are both dedicated to 'Shrimp' (Leveson-Gower?) and dated February 1943. A scarce publication
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: unsold
The magazine ran from May 7th 1892 to September 1895
Lot 692:
Lot 692
'The Cricketer and Football Player. A Weekly Journal of Summer Sports and Winter Pastimes'. Published by 'The Sporting Life'. Full complete rare run of the magazine from June 7th 1906 to September 12th 1907 (Volume I. Number 1 to Volume III. Number 24), all loose and with original red wrappers. Illustrated. Odd faults, some minor rusting to staples otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 67. A scarce publication, all issues in remarkably good condition for their age
Estimate: £600/900
Hammer price: £550
There were several changes of title during the magazines short life. The magazine ran as 'The Cricketer and Football Player' from June 7th to 13th September 1906, changed to 'The Cricketer and Hockey and Football Player' from September 20th 1906 to March 28th 1907 and then changed again to 'The Cricket and Hockey Player' from April 4th 1907 to September 12th 1907
Lot 693:
Playfair Cricket Monthly 1960-1972. Full run of individual magazines bound in official binders. Thirteen volumes. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £5
Lot 694:
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Australian cricket magazines 1960s-1970s. Two boxes comprising a complete run of 'Australian Cricket' magazine from November 1968 (first issue) to March 1978. A near complete run of 'Cricketer' magazine October 1973 (first issue) to April 1984, lacking August 1974, includes specials for the 1975 World Cup, Australia in England 1975, and West Indies in Australia 1975/76. 'David Lord's World of Cricket', vol. 1, issues 1, 2 and 3 1973, January 1976- December 1978, lacking May 1976. Sold with a complete run of 'Cricket News', edited by Peter Wynne-Thomas, 29th April 1978- 29th May 1979 etc. G/VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £700
Lot 695:
Lot 695
'Cricket Lore'. Complete run of the magazine from the first issue, November 1991 (Issue one) to July 2005 (Vol 5, Issue seven). G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £32
Lot 696:
Lot 696
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume II, February to December 1883 bound in marbled boards. Volume VI, January to December 1887 and Volume VII and January to December 1888, both bound in green boards with red speckled page edges. All three complete with title and contents pages. Small Aberdeenshire Cricket Club library stamp to inside front cover of Volumes VI and VII. Volume II with wear to spine, other odd faults, otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £85
Lot 697:
Lot 697
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume VIII, January to December 1889 and Volume IX, January to December 1890, both bound in green boards with red speckled page edges. Both complete with title and contents pages. Small Aberdeenshire Cricket Club library stamps to inside front covers. Some pages tightly trimmed. Volume IX with small wear to head of spine, other odd faults, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £40
Lot 698:
Lot 698
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume X, January to December 1891 and Volume XI, January to December 1892, bound together as one volume in green boards with red speckled page edges. Volume XII, January to December 1893 and Volume XIII, January to December 1894, bound together as one volume in blue boards with red speckled page edges. All volumes complete with title and contents pages. Some splitting to the spine of the 1891/92 volume, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £55
Lot 699:
Lot 699
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XIV, January to December 1895, Volume XV, January to December 1896, and Volume XVI , January to December 1897. Each volume bound in green boards, gilt title to spines, red speckled page edges. All volumes complete with title and contents pages. Small Aberdeenshire Cricket Club library stamps to inside front covers and front endpapers. Small nick to the head of the 1896 spine, the 1897 spine with significant splitting and tear. Otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £60
Lot 700:
Lot 700
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XVII, January to December 1898, and Volume XVIII, January to December 1899. Each volume bound in green boards, gilt title to spines, red speckled page edges. Both volumes complete with title and contents pages. Small Aberdeenshire Cricket Club library stamps to inside front covers and front endpapers. Fading to boards, otherwise in good condition. Sold with Volume I (new series), January to December 1912 bound in blue boards, complete. Two pressed four leaf clovers taped down to front endpaper. Splitting and wear to spine. First page of the first issue with tape repair, otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £80
Lot 701:
Lot 701
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume VI 1887 and Volume VII 1888 bound in quarter leather, gilts and raised bands to spines. Also Volume III 1884, Volume VI 1887, Volume VIII 1889 and Volume IX 1890 bound in green boards. The latter two ex Auty collection. All appear complete. Some wear to all volumes, breaking to some internal hinges, general ageing, overall in fair/ good condition. Qty 6
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £120
Lot 702:
Lot 702
England v Australia 1981. Official scorecard with complete printed scores for the drawn second Test, Lord's 2nd- 7th July 1981. Fully signed by the eleven members of the England team. Signatures are Botham (Captain), Gooch, Gatting, Dilley, Gower, Taylor, Boycott, Willis, Woolmer, Emburey and Willey. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £35
With England having lost the first and drawn the second Test, Botham resigned the captaincy, leading to the recall of Brearley and England's remarkable comeback to eventually win the series 3-1
Lot 703:
Lot 703
England v Australia 1981. Official scorecard for the 'famous' third Test match, Headingley, 16th- 21st July 1981. Ian Botham and Bob Willis's match. England followed on 227 runs behind and were soon 135-7 in their second innings. Botham and Dilley then put together a stand of 117. Botham finished up with 149no and Dilley 56. Australia needed 130 to win. Australia at 56-2 seemed favourites to win the game, however Willis with 8-43 won the game for England by 18 runs. Signed by the eleven members of the England team. Signatures are Gower, Willey, Taylor, Botham, Boycott, Willis, Brearley, Dilley, Gooch, Old and Gatting. Incomplete printed and typed scores. VG
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 704:
Lot 704
England v Australia 1981. Official complete printed scorecard for the fourth Test match, Edgbaston, 30th July- 3rd August 1981. Signed by ten members of the England team. Signatures are Gooch, Taylor, Botham, Brearley, Old, Willis, Gatting, Willey, Emburey and Gower. Lacking the signature of Boycott. Odd nicks and light creasing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
England won the fourth Test by 29 runs
Lot 705:
Lot 705
England v Australia 1981. Official complete printed scorecard for the fifth Test match, Old Trafford, 13th- 17th August 1981. Signed by nine England players. Signatures are Allott, Botham, Boycott, Emburey, Brearley, Gooch, Gower, Taylor and Gatting. Sold with an official match ticket for the third day (Saturday). Adhesive mark to verso of scorecard, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
England clinched the Ashes series winning the Old Trafford Test by 103 runs. Botham, who was dismissed first ball in the first innings by Lillee, scored 118 in England's second innings helping to set Australia over 500 to win. They fell short despite centuries by Yallop (114) and Border (123)
Lot 706:
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England v Australia 1981. Official programme for the sixth Test match, The Oval, 27th August- 1st September 1981. Signed in ink by fourteen England players who played in the series. Signatures are Botham (to front cover), Hendrick, Dilley, Woolmer, Gatting (signed twice), Willey, Gooch, Taylor, Allott, Boycott, Brearley, Emburey, Parker and Willis. Sold with an official complete printed scorecard signed by four England players, Botham, Emburey, Hendrick and Parker. Minor creasing to the programmes, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
The final match of the Ashes series was drawn, England winning the series 3-1. Botham took ten wickets in the match for England, and Lillee eleven for Australia. Top scorers were Border (106no), Wellham 103, and Boycott (137)
Lot 707:
Lot 707
'Trump card for cricket score M.C.C. v India 1951/52'. Interesting circular scorecards, presumably sold/given to spectators at the Test matches, consisting of five attached circular scorecards, one for each Test played in this series, at Madras, Kampur, Calcutta, Bombay and Delhi, with full details of the teams, dates, venue, statistics etc. 'Patent Design P.V.K. Murthy'. Four of the cards for the first four Tests have completed printed details, the fifth for the Test at Madras has not been completed, presumably sold at that Test. Advertising, printed signatures, player profiles etc to back of cards. Attached to the five cards is another smaller competition? card which states 'Insist on P.V. Sauce' and to reverse 'Please bring the Trump Card bearing the figure of Rs. 20/- on the back of the Madras Test and receive cash from P.V.Condiments, Madras'. Approx 7" diameter. Good/very good condition. A rare, unusual and attractive item. Previously sold by Knights
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 708:
Lot 708 Lot 708
Australia tour to India 1959/60. Unusual scorecard in the form of a leaf-shaped fan attached to a wooden stick. The scorecard is for the third Test, India v Australia, Bombay, 1st-6th January 1960. The Australian team printed to one side, the Indian team to the verso with advertisements. Printed by the Vinay Calendar Co. Bombay. A novelty item for spectators to keep the score whilst cooling themselves in the heat. Some light creasing, otherwise in good condition. Previously sold by Knights
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 709:
Lot 709
Australia v England 1924/25. Scarce official scorecard for the first Test match played at the Sydney Cricket Ground, 19th-27th December 1924. Tour fixtures printed to verso. Scores printed by T.M. Greene. Minor ageing and slight soiling otherwise in good condition. Scarce
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £90
Australia won this 'Timeless Test' by 193 runs. For England, Hobbs made 115 & 57, Sutcliffe 59 & 115, Woolley 123, Tate with 11 wickets in the match. For Australia, Collins made 114 & 60, Ponsford 110, Taylor 108, with Gregory and Mailey taking 7 wickets each in the match
Lot 710:
Lot 710
Australia XI v England 1928/29. Scarce official scorecard for the tour match played at the Sydney Cricket Ground, 16th-20th November 1928. Tour itinerary printed to verso. Scores printed by T.M. Greene. Minor ageing and staining, sloping horizontal crease to card otherwise in good condition. Scores printed up to the end of day one. Scarce
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
England won the tour match by eight wicket. For England, Hobbs made 58 & 67, Tyldesley 69, Tate and Larwood six and five wickets in the match. For the Australian XI, Bradman made 58 & 18, Andrews 39, Jackson 61
Lot 711:
Lot 711
South of England v Australians 1890. Official scorecard for the tour match played at The Oval on the 16th-19th June 1890. Printed on the ground by Wright & Co. The scorecard with printed details almost up to the end of day one. Heavy horizontal fold, some light hand written pencil annotation otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £50
In a low scoring match, the South of England won the match by 97 runs. For the South, W.W. Read made 90, W.G. Grace 49 & 35, Lohmann & Martin took 8 and 10 wickets respectively in the match. For Australia, Blackham made 56 & 22no, Turner and Ferris taking 10 and 9 wickets respectively in the match

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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