Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks, Various Collections

Lot 942:
Lot 942
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. 16th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. Some fading, wear and soiling to wrappers with nick to top edge and rounding to corners of the front wrapper otherwise in good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £360
Lot 943:
Lot 943
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. Some wear with loss to corners and wrapper extremities, name and date handwritten to top right hand corner of front wrapper otherwise in good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £230
Lot 944:
Lot 944
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear, age toning and soiling to wrappers, minor loss to wrapper extremities, minor wear to spine paper with a small amount of loss to head and base, minor foxing to spine block edge otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £380
Lot 945:
Lot 945
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. Minor wear and soiling to wrappers, some nicks to edge of rear wrapper, minor foxing to spine block edge otherwise in good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £240/280
Hammer price: £220
Lot 946:
Lot 946
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. Minor wear to wrappers, small loss to lower front wrapper corner otherwise in good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £200
Lot 947:
Lot 947
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. 21st edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. Crease with heavy loss to edge of front wrapper, loss to lower corner of rear wrapper otherwise in good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £170
Lot 948:
Lot 948
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. 22nd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. Lacking title page. Minor wear to wrappers and wrapper extremities, old tape marks to edge of rear wrapper, some soiling and ink staining to page block edge, odd further faults otherwise in good condition. Pages checked, complete with the exception of the title page
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £80
Lot 949:
Lot 949
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. 23rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Front wrapper cleanly detached. Ink spot to front wrapper, light wear and age toning to wrappers, some wear to spine paper with small amount of loss, '1886' handwritten to spine otherwise in generally very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £240
Lot 950:
Lot 950
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. 25th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in black quarter leather boards, with gilt titles to spine. Age toning and darkening to wrappers, tape reinforcement to back of front wrapper at lower corner, small minor repair to top corner of rear wrapper otherwise in good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £100
Lot 951:
Lot 951
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. 26th edition. Original paper wrappers. Wrappers and spine paper are soiled and darkened, some wear and minor loss to spine paper, otherwise in generally very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £320
Lot 952:
Lot 952
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. 27th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper, wrappers soiled and darkened, damage to front end paper edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £120/180
Hammer price: £80
Lot 953:
Lot 953
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893. 30th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. Some minor wear and darkening to wrappers, odd minor faults otherwise in generally good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 954:
Lot 954
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. 45th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some soiling and minor wear to front wrapper, very minor loss to spine paper, spine block broken, contents becoming loose otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 955:
Lot 955
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912. 49th edition. Original paper wrappers. Very minor wear to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £110
Lot 956:
Lot 956
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913. 50th (Jubilee) edition. Original paper wrappers. Soiling and darkening to wrappers and spine paper, some wear and small loss to spine paper, odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 957:
Lot 957
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1918. 55th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Generally very good condition. Rare war time edition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £150
Lot 958:
Lot 958
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1921 and 1922. 58th & 59th editions. The 1921 edition lacking original front wrapper but rear wrapper present, the 1922 with original wrappers, both bound in light brown boards with titles in gilt to front board and spine. Good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £80
Lot 959:
Lot 959
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1924. 61st edition. Original paper wrappers. Rear wrapper cleanly detached. Some age toning, wear and soiling to wrappers,otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 960:
Lot 960
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1927. 64th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 961:
Lot 961
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1931. 68th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Minor soiling to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 962:
Lot 962
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1931. 68th edition. Original paper wrappers. Broken spine block, contents becoming loose. Some light wear, age toning and soiling to wrappers, front wrapper becoming detached, contents good
Estimate: £35/55
Hammer price: £30
Lot 963:
Lot 963
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1933. 70th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear to wrappers and some spotting/staining to front wrapper, ink splash to spine block otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 964:
Lot 964
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1935. 72nd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £70
Lot 965:
Lot 965
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1936. 73rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Bowing to spine, some breaking to spine block, contents becoming slightly loose otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 966:
Lot 966
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1937. 74th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor age toning to spine paper otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £90
Lot 967:
Lot 967
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1937. 74th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £65
Lot 968:
Lot 968
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1939. 76th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Minor faults to covers otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45
Lot 969:
Lot 969
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 4100 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor age toning to top edge of covers, slight breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £70
Lot 970:
Lot 970
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown board, with titles in gilt to spine. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor age toning to top edge of rear cover otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 971:
Lot 971
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown board, with titles in gilt to spine. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Name of ownership and date handwritten to first advertising page otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 972:
Lot 972
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown board, with titles in gilt to spine. Only 6500 paper copies printed in this war year. Good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 973:
Lot 973
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Original limp cloth covers. minor darkening to covers, some bowing to spine otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20

Lot 974:
Lot 974
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896. 33rd edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Lacking first two advertising pages at front and five pages at rear, old tape repair to lower edge of page xxxi/xxxii otherwise in good condition. Sold with a similar bound copy for 1925, lacking all advertising pages to front and plate of W.G. Grace, minor annotation internally otherwise in good condition. Plus softback editions for 1949, 1950, 1991, 1993, 1995 and 1997, the 1949 copy, poor and the 1950 with cocked spine otherwise in generally good condition, the later books in good condition. Qty 8
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £55
Lot 975:
Lot 975
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1952, 1953, 1954 and 1955. Original limp cloth covers. The 1952 edition with breaking front internal hinges, the 1953 edition with broken front internal hinges and broken spine block, sections becoming loose and the latter two editions with minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 976:
Lot 976
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948, 1949, 1950 and 1951. Original limp cloth covers. The first two editions with bowing to spines, the 1948 edition in poor condition, the 1949 edition in generally good condition, the 1950 and 1951 editions with breaking to front internal hinge otherwise the latter two in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 977:
Lot 977
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947, 1948 and 1949. Original limp cloth covers. The first two editions with bowing to spines, the 1947 edition with broken front internal hinge, wear to covers and spine paper, the 1948 edition with browning to internal pages and wear to hinges, the book contains a 10/- note and a letter from a distant relation of 'Tip' Foster and the 1949 edition with wear to base of spine paper otherwise all three in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £60
Lot 978:
Lot 978
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929, 1935 and 1936. 66th, 72nd & 73rd editions. The latter two copies with original paper wrappers, uniformly bound in red and light brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. The 1929 edition bound in brown boards, lacking wrappers, with gilt titles to spine paper. The 1929 edition lacking first and last two advertising pages, name and address written to top border of page 5 otherwise in good condition, the 1935 edition in good+ condition and the 1936 with soiling and some wear to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £100
Lot 979:
Lot 979
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938, 1939 and 1940. 75th-77th editions. Original limp cloth covers. The 1938 edition with some wear and small loss to base of spine paper, some wear and age toning to covers, odd further minor faults otherwise in good condition. The 1939 edition ex 'Leicester Mercury Sports Department' copy with handwritten title and stamp to top half of front wrapper, some breaking to front internal hinge, wear and age toning to covers, soiling to page block edge otherwise in generally good condition and the 1940 edition with bowing to spine, age toning to spine paper, odd further minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £120
Lot 980:
Lot 980
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some bowing to spine, minor wear to spine paper with small loss, light soiling to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £50
Lot 981:
Lot 981
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Some staining to wrappers, small loss to corner of rear wrapper, some staining to first few outer pages at front and rear, very minor breaking to spine block otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 982:
Lot 982
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Name and date handwritten to top border of front wrapper and first advertising page, minor wear to wrappers, some wear to spine paper with small loss otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 983:
Lot 983
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933 and 1934. 70th & 71st edition. Original paper wrappers. The 1933 edition with some minor wear to wrappers and spine paper, soiling and wear to page block otherwise in good condition, the 1934 edition with damage to rear wrapper with heavy loss affecting several internal pages at rear, only fair condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £75
Lot 984:
Lot 984
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932 and 1933. 69th & 70th editions. Original paper wrappers, uniformly bound in light brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. Both editions with slight soiling to wrappers, the 1933 with minor faults internally otherwise both copies in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 985:
Lot 985
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Original paper wrappers. Front wrapper cleanly detached, tear to edge of front wrapper, some wear to spine paper with minor loss otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
Lot 986:
Lot 986
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930 and 1931. 67th & 68th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in green and brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. A vertical crease to the rear wrapper of the 1931 edition otherwise both copies in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 987:
Lot 987
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930 and 1931. 67th & 68th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1930 with breaking to page block, sections becoming slightly loose, wear to spine paper with some loss, minor staining to wrappers, odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. The 1931 edition with wear to both wrappers, vertical crease to the front wrapper, wear to the spine paper with minor loss otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 988:
Lot 988
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929. 66th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light reddish/brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. Minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £60
Lot 989:
Lot 989
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Original paper wrappers. Breaking to page block, sections becoming loose, wear to spine paper with minor loss, some red ink staining and other marks to wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 990:
Lot 990
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926, 1927 and 1928. 63rd to 65th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light and dark brown boards, with gilt titles to spines. The 1926 edition with age toning and some wear to wrappers, the 1927 edition with soiling, old tape marks and wear to wrappers, minor annotation to odd page and the 1928 edition with front wrapper, lacking rear wrapper otherwise all three in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £80
Lot 991:
Lot 991
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Original paper wrappers. Breaking to page block, sections becoming loose, wear to spine paper with loss, minor corner loss to front wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 992:
Lot 992
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. 63rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear to spine paper with small loss, very minor soiling to wrappers otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £70
Lot 993:
Lot 993
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Very minor wear to wrappers and spine paper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £70
Lot 994:
Lot 994
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924 and 1925. 61st & 62nd editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with gilt titles to spines. The 1924 edition with age toning and old tape marks to wrappers, the 1925 edition with soiling and wear to wrappers, ink mark to edge of rear wrappers affecting the edge of some internal pages otherwise both in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 995:
Lot 995
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. 61st edition. Original paper wrappers. Some breaking to spine block, front wrapper and front page section becoming detached, some wear and loss to spine paper, minor wear and light crease to front wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 996:
Lot 996
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in red boards, with gilt titles to front board spines. Minor faults to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50
Lot 997:
Lot 997
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with gilt titles to spines. Initials heavily written to top border of front wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50
Lot 998:
Lot 998
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920, 1921 and 1922. 57th-59th editions. Bound in light and dark brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. The 1920 edition with minor faults to page edges, the 1921 edition lacking advertising pages at front and rear and the 1922 edition with rear wrapper, nicks to edges of first few pages otherwise all three books in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £62
Lot 999:
Lot 999
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920, 1921 and 1922. 57th-59th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light and dark brown boards, with gilt titles to spines. The 1920 edition with poor incomplete and repaired wrappers, the 1921 edition with soiled and worn wrappers and the 1922 edition with good wrappers, odd faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1000:
Lot 1000
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. 58th edition. Original paper wrappers. Front wrapper cleanly detached, some bowing to spine otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1001:
Lot 1001
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1919. 56th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper, trimming of front wrapper poor otherwise in good+ condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1002:
Lot 1002
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. 55th edition. Original rear paper wrapper only, lacking front wrapper. Replacement spine paper, minor staining and foxing to page block edge otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1003:
Lot 1003
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917. 54th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear, discolouration and age toning to wrappers, some wear to spine paper with small loss otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £200
Lot 1004:
Lot 1004
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor nick to edge of front and rear wrapper, minor wear to spine with small loss otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £430
Lot 1005:
Lot 1005
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1914 and 1915. 51st & 52nd editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark and light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges to the 1915. The 1914 edition with worn, soiled and darkened wrappers otherwise in good condition. The 1915 edition lacking rear wrapper, front wrapper has some age toning otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1006:
Lot 1006
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1914. 51st edition. Original paper wrappers. Old tape marks at border of both wrappers where the wrapper meets the spine, slight loss of print to front wrapper, mark to rear wrapper, minor wear to spine paper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1007:
Lot 1007
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1913 and 1914. 50th (Jubilee) & 51st editions. The two editions bound in green and brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1913 edition lacking the portrait of John Wisden and binding a little tight on text in parts. The 1914 edition lacking the first two pages otherwise both in good+ condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1008:
Lot 1008
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1913. 50th (Jubilee) edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor soiling to wrappers, minor wear to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1009:
Lot 1009
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1912. 49th edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight bowing to spine, minor wear to spine paper, minor soiling to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1010:
Lot 1010
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1911. 48th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor marks to wrappers, ownership name in ink to top border of front wrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1011:
Lot 1011
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1910. 47th edition. Original paper wrappers. Front wrapper detached, small loss to corners, minor loss to spine paper, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1012:
Lot 1012
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1908, 1909, 1910 and 1911. 45th to 48th editions. All bound in green or brown boards, lacking wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1908 edition with faults and only fair condition, the 1909 in very good condition, the 1910 with rear wrapper and in good condition and the 1911 edition in very good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1013:
Lot 1013
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1909. 46th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Some soiling and marks to front wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1014:
Lot 1014
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1908. 45th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Occasional foxing to internal pages otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1015:
Lot 1015
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1907. 44th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Some light wear to wrappers with small loss to wrapper extremities, odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1016:
Lot 1016
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1907. 44th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear and soiling to wrappers, minor wear to spine paper with small loss otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £88
Lot 1017:
Lot 1017
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1906. 43rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear to spine paper with small loss, name of ownership handwritten to top border of front wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1018:
Lot 1018
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1905 & 1906. 42nd & 43rd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light and dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1905 edition with some wear and soiling to wrappers otherwise in good condition. The 1906 edition with darkened and worn front wrapper only, some other more minor faults otherwise in generally good condition. Both books a little tired. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1019:
Lot 1019
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1904. 41st edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Very minor loss to top edge of rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1020:
Lot 1020
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1902 and 1908. 39th & 45th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1902 edition with replacement spine paper, corner loss to all wrapper corners, some darkening and age toning to wrappers, internally good. The 1908 edition with replacement spine paper and old tape to borders of wrappers where it meets the spine, cover worn and age toned, nicks otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1021:
Lot 1021
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1901 & 1902. 38th & 39th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light and dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1901 edition with some age toning to front wrapper otherwise in good condition. The book a little tired. The 1902 edition with darkened and worn front wrapper only, small corner loss to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1022:
Lot 1022
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1901, 1903, 1904 and 1907. 38th, 40th, 41st & 44th editions. All bound in green or dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1901 edition with rear wrapper only and in good condition, the 1903 edition lacking wrappers and in a tired condition, only fair, the 1904 edition with part of its front wrapper and rear wrapper and in generally good condition and the 1907 edition lacking wrappers and in only fair condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1023:
Lot 1023
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1899 & 1900. 36th & 37th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1899 edition with some wear to wrappers otherwise in good condition. The 1900 edition with darkened, worn and soiled wrappers, odd further faults otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1024:
Lot 1024
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1897, 1898 and 1899. 34th to 36th editions. Bound in uniform dark brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to front board and spine, red speckled page edges. The 1899 edition lacking photographic plate otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1025:
Lot 1025
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1896 & 1898. 33rd & 35th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1896 edition with front wrapper, lacking rear. Poor detached front wrapper, total loss of spine paper otherwise in good condition. The 1898 edition with replacement spine paper, soiled and worn wrappers, internally good. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1026:
Lot 1026
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1896 & 1897. 33rd & 34th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark and light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. The original wrappers in the 1896 edition poor, last advertising page also poor otherwise in good condition. The 1897 edition with very soiled and darkened wrappers otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1027:
Lot 1027
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1895. 32nd edition. Original front paper wrapper only, bound in dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Minor wear to front wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1028:
Lot 1028
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1894. 31st edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Minor wear to wrappers otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1029:
Lot 1029
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894. 31st edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Darkening, wear and age toning to wrappers, otherwise in generally good/very good condition. Ex Sporting Chronicle, Manchester library with stamp to front wrapper and to odd internal page
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1030:
Lot 1030
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. 28th edition. Original paper wrappers. Darkening and age toning to wrappers, some wear and minor loss to spine paper, slight bowing to spine otherwise in generally very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £150
Lot 1031:
Lot 1031
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1888. 25th edition. Bound in light brown boards,lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Pages checked, lacking first advertisement page otherwise complete and in very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1032:
Lot 1032
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1887. 24th edition. Bound in dark brown boards,lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Pages checked, lacking first and rear advertisement pages otherwise complete and in very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1033:
Lot 1033
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. 23rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Wear and almost total loss to spine paper, sections becoming loose, odd very minor faults otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £260
Lot 1034:
Lot 1034
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1885. 22nd edition. Bound in dark green boards,lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Pages checked, lacking first and rear advertisement pages otherwise complete and in very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1035:
Lot 1035
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1884. 21st edition. Bound in dark brown boards,lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Pages checked, lacking first advertising page, title page and contents page and last three rear advertisement pages, the last two advertising pages in the book are trimmed shorter than the other pages, some wear with small loss to page 5/6, minor wear to odd page corner otherwise complete and in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1036:
Lot 1036
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1883. 20th edition. Bound in dark brown boards,lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Pages checked, lacking first and rear advertisement pages otherwise complete and in good/very good condition
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1037:
Lot 1037
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1881. 18th edition. Bound in dark brown boards,lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Pages checked, lacking first and rear advertisement pages otherwise complete and in good/very good condition
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1038:
Lot 1038
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Original paper wrappers. Rear wrapper detached, some light age toning and wear and chipping to wrapper extremities, almost total loss to spine paper, some foxing to page block edge otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1039:
Lot 1039
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1865. 2nd edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Very minor age toning to internal pages and light foxing to odd outer page. Pages checked, complete. A rare very early edition. Ex Auty collection
Estimate: £3000/4000
Hammer price: £2600

Lot 1040:
Lot 1040
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Willows '150th Anniversary Reprint'. Fifteen facsimile editions published 2012. Limited edition 26/150. Brown hard board covers with gilt lettering to covers and spine. In original Willows brown presentation box and slip case as issued. VG
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £400
Lot 1041:
Lot 1041
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. Willows softback reprint (1991) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1042:
Lot 1042
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. Willows softback reprint (1987) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 111/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1043:
Lot 1043
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. Willows softback reprint (1985) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 344/500. Good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1044:
Lot 1044
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. Willows softback reprint (1988) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 238/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1045:
Lot 1045
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. Willows softback reprint (1988) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 154/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1046:
Lot 1046
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. Willows softback reprint (1984) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 280/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1047:
Lot 1047
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. Willows softback reprint (1983) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1048:
Lot 1048
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. Willows softback reprint (1985) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 280/500. Ownership bookplate to blank front end paper. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1049:
Lot 1049
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. Willows softback reprint (1989) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 267/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1050:
Lot 1050
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. Willows softback reprint (1989) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 221/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1051:
Lot 1051
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1052:
Lot 1052
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 241/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1053:
Lot 1053
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. Willows softback reprint (1991) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1054:
Lot 1054
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1892. Willows softback reprint (1992) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1055:
Lot 1055
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893. Willows softback reprint (1992) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1056:
Lot 1056
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894. Willows softback reprint (1992) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1057:
Lot 1057
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895. Willows softback reprint (1993) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1058:
Lot 1058
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896. Willows hardback reprint (1993) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £48
Lot 1059:
Lot 1059
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1897. Willows hardback reprint (1994) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1060:
Lot 1060
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898. Willows hardback reprint (1995) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1061:
Lot 1061
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1899. Willows hardback reprint (1995) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1062:
Lot 1062
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900. Willows hardback reprint (1996) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1063:
Lot 1063
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1901. Willows hardback reprint (1996) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1064:
Lot 1064
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902. Willows hardback reprint (1997) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £48
Lot 1065:
Lot 1065
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904. Willows hardback reprint (1998) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1066:
Lot 1066
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1905. Willows hardback reprint (1998) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1067:
Lot 1067
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906. Willows hardback reprint (1999) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1068:
Lot 1068
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907. Willows hardback reprint (1999) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1069:
Lot 1069
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. Willows hardback reprint (2000) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1070:
Lot 1070
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. Willows hardback reprint (2000) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1071:
Lot 1071
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910. Willows hardback reprint (2001) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1072:
Lot 1072
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911. Willows hardback reprint (2001) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1073:
Lot 1073
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912. Willows hardback reprint (2001) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1074:
Lot 1074
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913. Willows hardback reprint (2002) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy, with letter from Willows asking for a review of the book. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1075:
Lot 1075
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. Willows hardback reprint (2002) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1076:
Lot 1076
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1915. Willows hardback reprint (2002) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1077:
Lot 1077
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1078:
Lot 1078
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. Willows hardback reprint (2005) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1079:
Lot 1079
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. Willows hardback reprint (2006) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1080:
Lot 1080
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. Willows hardback reprint (2006) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1081:
Lot 1081
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. Willows hardback reprint (2006) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1082:
Lot 1082
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. Willows hardback reprint (2007) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1083:
Lot 1083
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. Willows hardback reprint (2007) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1084:
Lot 1084
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. Willows hardback reprint (2007) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1085:
Lot 1085
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. Willows hardback reprint (2008) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1086:
Lot 1086
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929. Willows hardback reprint (2008) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1087:
Lot 1087
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. Willows hardback reprint (2008) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1088:
Lot 1088
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. Willows hardback reprint (2009) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1089:
Lot 1089
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. Willows softback reprint (2009) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1090:
Lot 1090
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. Willows softback reprint (2010) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1091:
Lot 1091
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. Willows softback reprint (2010) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1092:
Lot 1092
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. Willows hardback reprint (2010) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1093:
Lot 1093
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. Willows hardback reprint (2011) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1094:
Lot 1094
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. Willows hardback reprint (2011) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1095:
Lot 1095
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. Willows reprint (2012) in softback covers. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1096:
Lot 1096
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1940. Willows hardback reprint (2003) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55

Lot 1097:
Lot 1097 Lot 1097 Lot 1097
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1968 to 2017. Original hardbacks with dustwrappers with the exception of the 1968, 1971, 1972, 1976 and 1980 editions which are all lacking dustwrappers. Some staining to dustwrappers, some age toning to the spines of some dustwrappers otherwise in good condition. Sold with the first two editions of Wisden Cricketers' Almanack- Australia 1998 (1st Edition) and 1999, 'An Index to Wisden 1864-1984'. Compiled by Derek Barnard. London 1985 and a copy of 'The Little Wonder. The Remarkable History of Wisden'. Robert Winder 2013. Qty 53
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1098:
Lot 1098
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some soiling and staining to dustwrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £10
Lot 1099:
Lot 1099
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some age toning to spine of dustwrapper otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1100:
Lot 1100
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some foxing to dustwrapper and age toning to dustwrapper spine, some spotting to page block edges otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1101:
Lot 1101
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1964. Original hardback. Some dulling to title gilts on spine paper otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1102:
Lot 1102
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963. Original hardback. Some dulling to title gilts on spine paper, minor wear to spine otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1103:
Lot 1103
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962. Original hardback. Some dulling to title gilts on spine paper otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1104:
Lot 1104
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1961. Original hardback. Some dulling to title gilts on spine paper otherwise in generally very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1105:
Lot 1105
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960. Original hardback. Some dulling to title gilts on spine paper otherwise in generally very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1106:
Lot 1106
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Some minor spotting to page block edges otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1107:
Lot 1107
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1958. Original hardback. Some minor spotting to page block edges otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1108:
Lot 1108
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957. Original hardback. Minor dulling to title gilts on spine paper, some minor spotting to page block edges, minor staining to front board otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £18
Lot 1109:
Lot 1109
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Dulling to title gilts on spine paper, some wrinkling to spine paper, minor bump to top corner of front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1110:
Lot 1110
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955. Original hardback. Dulling to title gilts on spine paper, some minor spotting to page block edges otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1111:
No lot
Estimate: £0/0
Hammer price: £0
Lot 1112:
Lot 1112
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954. Original hardback. Dulling to title gilts on spine paper, some spotting to page block edges otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1113:
Lot 1113
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1949 to 1953. Original limp cloth covers. Some bowing, to a certain degree, to the spine of all five editions, some foxing to page edges of the latter three editions, some spotting/foxing to the spine papers of the latter three editions, breaking to the front internal hinge of the 1951 edition, crease to the front cover of the 1949 edition otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1114:
Lot 1114
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1946, 1947 and 1948. The 1946 an original hardback edition and the latter two books with limp cloth covers. The 1946 hardback with faded and worn boards and spine paper and broken internal hinges at front and rear, the 1947 and 1948 editions both with bowing to spines, poor, worn and soiled covers and browning to page edges, the 1947 edition with broken internal hinges with crude tape repairs. Viewing essential. Bought as seen, not subject to return. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
Lot 1115:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1938 and 1939. 75th and 76th editions. Original limp cloth covers. Both editions with some bowing to spines, odd faults and marks to both sets of covers and spines otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1116:
Lot 1116
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1936 and 1940. 73rd and 77th editions. Bound in light brown and green boards, lacking original wrappers/covers, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1936 edition lacking advertising pages to front otherwise in good condition. The 1940 edition with wear and splitting to head of spine paper, old tape to head of spine and edges of boards otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1117:
Lot 1117
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1937. 64th edition. Original paper wrappers. Odd very minor marks to wrappers and spine paper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1118:
Lot 1118
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1934. 71st edition. Original paper wrappers. Soiling, wear and creasing to wrappers, minor wear to spine paper with small loss to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1119:
Lot 1119
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1933. 70th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear to wrappers and spine paper, odd nicks to extremities otherwise in generally good/ very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1120:
Lot 1120
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1932 and 1935. 69th & 72nd editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1932 edition with broken spine block, sections neatly loose, some minor wear to wrappers and spine paper, internally good and the 1935 edition with bowing to spine, soiled and age toned wrappers, tape to edge of front wrapper with loss to edge, nicks and wear to rear wrapper also, internally generally good. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1121:
Lot 1121
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1929 and 1931. 66th & 68th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1929 edition with broken spine block, sections becoming loose, old tape marks to spine and edges of wrappers, loss of spine paper, internally good and the 1931 edition with broken spine block, sections loose, some loss of spine paper, some light foxing to wrappers, internally good. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1122:
Lot 1122
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1927. 64th edition. Original paper wrappers. Mark to top of front wrapper, minor wear and small mark to spine paper with very small loss otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1123:
Lot 1123
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1926, 1928 and 1930. 63rd, 65th & 67th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1926 edition with broken spine block, sections becoming loose, tape to spine and edges of wrappers, loss of spine paper, internally good, the 1928 edition with broken spine block, sections becoming loose, old tape marks to spine and edge of wrappers, loss of spine paper, corner loss to rear wrapper, internally good and the 1930 lacking front wrapper, total loss of spine paper, sections becoming loose, internally good. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1124:
Lot 1124
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1926. 63rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear to spine paper with minor loss, odd minor bumps and marks to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1125:
Lot 1125
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1925. 62nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1126:
Lot 1126
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1923 and 1924. 60th & 61st editions. Original paper wrappers. Both editions with faded and age toned wrappers and spine paper, broken page block with sections becoming loose, wear with loss to spine paper, old tape mark to long border of front wrapper, internally good. The 1924 edition almost total loss of spine paper and with old tape mark to long border of both wrappers, again, internally good. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1127:
Lot 1127
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1922. 59th edition. Original paper wrappers. Wear with some loss to spine paper, some breaking to page block, wear with small loss to head and base of spine, minor nicks to wrapper edges otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1128:
Lot 1128
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1921. 58th edition. Original paper wrappers. Odd minor faults otherwise in generally very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1129:
Lot 1129
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1910 and 1913. 47th and 50th (Jubilee) editions. Bound in dark blue boards, lacking original wrappers, with title in gilt to spine. Both editions complete and in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1130:
Lot 1130
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1908 and 1920. 45th & 57th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1908 edition with tape to spine paper affecting borders of the wrappers, page block broken with sections becoming loose, some wear and damage to wrappers otherwise in generally good condition. The 1920 edition with loss to spine paper, some age toning with small loss to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1131:
Lot 1131
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1903, 1906 and 1907. 40th, 43rd and 44th editions. Bound in dark blue boards, lacking original wrappers, with title in gilt to spine. The 1903 edition lacking advertisement pages to rear, slight breaking to internal hinges, some pages tightly trimmed by the binder, the 1906 and 1907 editions complete and in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1132:
Lot 1132
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1900. 37th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper, some wear and age toning to wrappers, wear to wrapper extremities with small repair and some loss, breaking to rear internal hinge, sections becoming loose, some foxing to odd pages otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1133:
Lot 1133
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1896. 33rd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to front board and spine paper. Stain to rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1134:
Lot 1134
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1895. 32nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper, some wear, creasing and age toning to wrappers, wear to wrapper extremities with small loss, odd nicks to page edges, some foxing to odd pages, some darkening to edges of internal pages otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £65

Lot 1135:
Lot 1135
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Fifteen facsimile editions, with pink wrappers, second facsimile edition printed by Lowe & Brydone Ltd, London 1974. Limited edition. In original yellow presentation box. Odd minor faults to box otherwise in good/very condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1136:
Lot 1136
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Set of facsimile editions printed by Billing & Sons Ltd, London 1960. Original wrappers. Bound in old style mustard brown boards with gilt lettering to spine. good/very good condition. In original presentation box, soiled. Qty 15
Estimate: £280/350
Hammer price: £320
Lot 1137:
Lot 1137
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor age toning to wrappers, minor wear to spine paper, very minor foxing otherwise in very good condition. Rarely seen in this condition
Estimate: £800/1200
Hammer price: £820
Lot 1138:
Lot 1138
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in green boards, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Some minor wear and soiling to wrappers, very small loss to upper corner of front wrapper, name of ownership to top border of front wrapper and to top of title page, some minor annotation throughout otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £160
Lot 1139:
Lot 1139
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. 25th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper, nicks and chipping to front wrapper extremities with small loss, some soiling to wrappers otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1140:
Lot 1140
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895. 32nd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in black boards, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Very minor faults to wrappers, minor chipping to page block edges, signature of ownership to top border of first advertising page, occasional circular library stamps to odd pages 'The Victorian Cricketing & Sports Company Limited' otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1141:
Lot 1141
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1899, 1901, 1902, 1904 to 1914. Bound in red/brown boards, the majority with date handwritten to spines. The books appear to be soft back editions which have been bound with their wrappers covered/stuck down to the white end papers. The 1899 with breaking to front and rear internal hinges, the 1902, 1906, 1907, 1908, 1910-1913 editions with broken internal hinges. Odd further faults. Bought as seen, not subject to return. Qty 14
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £260
Lot 1142:
Lot 1142
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1903 and 1924. 40th & 61st editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spines. The 1903 edition with very poor wrappers (front wrapper laid down to board), darkened, worn and with loss, the book appears complete but rather tired. The 1924 edition with age toning, foxing and minor wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1143:
Lot 1143
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1915. 52nd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Some light staining to front wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1144:
Lot 1144
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917, 1918, 1919, 1941, 1942 and 1943. Bound in red/brown boards, with date handwritten to spines. These war-time editions appear to be soft back editions which have been bound with their wrappers covered/stuck down to the white end papers. The 1918 edition with broken front internal hinges. Odd further faults. Bought as seen, not subject to return. Qty 6
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £310
Lot 1145:
Lot 1145
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. 55th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper, some wear, soiling and staining to wrappers, minor staining to first few pages and to the page block at the top edge otherwise in generally good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1146:
Lot 1146
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921 and 1927. 58th & 64th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in brown boards, with titles in gilt to spines. The 1921 edition with some age toning, wear and nicks to wrappers, breaking to internal hinges otherwise in good condition. The 1927 edition with good original wrappers and in good condition. Both books a little tired
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1147:
Lot 1147
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. 59th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper, some wear and age toning to wrappers, some breaking to page block otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1148:
Lot 1148
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. 63rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Broken spine block, contents becoming loose, loss to spine paper, signature of ownership to top border of front wrapper otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1149:
Lot 1149
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936 and 1938. 73rd & 75th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in brown boards, with titles in gilt to spines. The 1936 edition with odd minor faults to wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition. The 1938 edition with worn and tired wrappers otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1150:
Lot 1150
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 3200 paper copies printed in this war year. Very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £240
Lot 1151:
Lot 1151
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 4100 paper copies printed in this war year. Very minor breaking to internal hinges otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1152:
Lot 1152
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Some light fading and staining to spine and edges of wrapper nearest to spine otherwise in generally good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1153:
Lot 1153
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Very light crease to top of front board, dulling to spine gilts, light bumping to both bottom corners otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £250
Lot 1154:
Lot 1154
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. two minor paint spots to rear board, faded spine gilts otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £250
Lot 1155:
Lot 1155
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954. Original hardback. Breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1156:
Lot 1156
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955. Original hardback. Very minor bump to corner of front board otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1157:
Lot 1157
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Very minor wear to spine paper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1158:
Lot 1158
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957. Original hardback. Some wrinkling to spine paper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1159:
Lot 1159
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1958. Original hardback. Minor wear to spine paper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1160:
Lot 1160
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Very good condition with bright gilts
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1161:
Lot 1161
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack- Australia. Five Almanacks for 1998 (1st edition), 1999, 2000-01, 2002-03 and 2003-04. Original hardbacks with good dust wrappers. Some light fading to the dustwrapper spine of the 1998 edition. Sold with 'An Index to Wisden 1864-1943'. Original hardback compiled by Rex Pogson. London 1944 ( Ink name of ownership to front end paper) and two copies of the 1864 Wisden facsimile edition issued in 2013. Qty 8. G
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £15
Lot 1162:
Lot 1162
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. Willows softback reprint (1988) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 334/500. Ink name of ownership to white front end paper. Some bumping to lower corners otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1163:
Lot 1163
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896. Willows hardback reprint (1993) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition 467/500. Ink name of ownership to white front end paper. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1164:
Lot 1164
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1897. Willows hardback reprint (1994) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition 463/500. Ink name of ownership to white front end paper. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1165:
Lot 1165
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898. Willows hardback reprint (1995) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition 339/500. Ink name of ownership to white front end paper. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1166:
Lot 1166
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1899. Willows hardback reprint (1995) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition 455/500. Ink name of ownership to white front end paper. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1167:
Lot 1167
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. Willows softback reprint (1991) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered, a review copy. Sold with a softback edition for 1924, front wrapper detached, wrappers faded and worn, clear tape to spine affecting wrappers, internally good and a reprint copy of the 1864 Wisden published in 2013 to mark 150 years of Wisden. Qty 3. VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £55

Lot 1168:
Lot 1168
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1923 & 1924. 60th & 61st editions. Original paper wrappers to the 1923 edition, the 1924 edition lacking rear wrapper. The two books in worn condition, worn wrappers, total loss of spine papers, page block broken and sections becoming loose, name of ownership to top border of front wrappers, contents generally good. Bought as seen, not subject to return. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1169:
Lot 1169
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1926. 63rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Some breaking to page block, sections becoming loose, some loss to spine paper, name of ownership to top border of front wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1170:
Lot 1170
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1927. 64th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some breaking to page block, sections becoming slightly loose, some loss to spine paper, name of ownership to top border of front wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1171:
Lot 1171
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1928. 65th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor loss to spine paper, minor soiling and wear to wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £78
Lot 1172:
Lot 1172
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1929. 66th edition. Original paper wrappers. Page block breaking, sections becoming Loose, loss and wear to spine paper, wear and chipping to edge of front wrapper, minor corner loss to rear wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1173:
Lot 1173
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1931. 68th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to front board and spine, original wrappers darkened and soiled otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1174:
Lot 1174
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1932. 69th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to front board and spine, some staining to front wrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1175:
Lot 1175
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1933. 70th edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight bowing to spine, minor wear and chipping to wrapper extremities otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1176:
Lot 1176
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1934. 71st edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor nick to top edge of front wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1177:
Lot 1177
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1935. 72nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor creasing to print on front wrapper, very minor wear to spine paper, otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1178:
Lot 1178
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1936. 73rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Some bowing to spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1179:
Lot 1179
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1937. 74th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some bowing to spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1180:
Lot 1180
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Odd very minor faults otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1181:
Lot 1181
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Minor mark to front cover, odd very minor faults otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1182:
Lot 1182
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1944. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers, Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Odd very minor faults otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1183:
Lot 1183
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 6500 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor light fading to spine otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1184:
Lot 1184
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Original limp cloth covers. Very minor darkening to covers otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1185:
Lot 1185
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947. Original limp cloth covers. Minor bowing to spine, usual browning to pages otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1186:
Lot 1186
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948-1950. Original limp cloth covers. The 1948 and 1949 editions with bowing to spine, the 1950 with slight breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in generally good+ condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1187:
Lot 1187
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951-1953. Original limp cloth covers. The 1951 and 1952 editions with slight breaking to front internal hinge, the 1952 with nick to head of spine otherwise in good+ condition, the 1953 edition in very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1188:
Lot 1188
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954-1956. Original limp cloth covers. The 1954 edition with slight breaking to front internal hinge, minor bowing to all three spines otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1189:
Lot 1189
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957-1959. Original limp cloth covers. The 1957 edition with slight breaking to front internal hinge, minor bowing to all three spines otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1190:
Lot 1190
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960,1961 & 1966. Original limp cloth covers. The 1957 edition with slight breaking to front internal hinge, minor bowing to the spine of the 1960 and 1966 editions otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1191:
Lot 1191
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962. Original hardback. Very minor mark to front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1192:
Lot 1192
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963 and 1964. Original hardbacks. Some marks and staining to front boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1193:
Lot 1193
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some wear and age toning to dustwrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1194:
Lot 1194
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some age toning to the spine of dustwrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1195:
Lot 1195
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1968 & 1969. Original limp cloth covers. The 1968 edition with minor bowing to spine, odd minor faults otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1196:
Lot 1196
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1970 & 1971. Original limp cloth covers. The 1971 edition with minor bowing to spine, odd minor faults otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1197:
Lot 1197
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972 to 1975. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Some wear and age toning to dustwrappers, the dustwrapper of the 1973 edition poor and ripped otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1198:
Lot 1198 Lot 1198
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1976 to 2017. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Some fading to the spines of the dustwrappers of the earlier editions otherwise in good condition throughout. Qty 42
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1199:
Lot 1199
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900 to 1905. All uniformly bound in green boards, lacking original wrappers, the front wrapper laid down to front of green boards. The 1902 and 1904 editions with some page sections loose, although both appear complete, odd faults including occasional staining otherwise in good condition. Qty 6. Viewing essential, bought as seen, not subject to return
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1200:
Lot 1200
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906, 1907 and 1909. All uniformly bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, the front wrapper laid down to front of red boards with the exception of the 1909 edition. Odd faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1201:
Lot 1201
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1908. 45th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in quarter leather boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Occasional foxing to page extremities otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1202:
Lot 1202
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1911, 1912, 1913, 1914 and 1915. 48th to 52nd editions. Original paper wrappers. All four editions with broken or breaking page blocks, sections becoming or are loose. The 1911 with detached wrappers, loss to wrappers, loss of the majority of spine paper although appears complete, the 1912 with loss to spine paper and wear to wrapper extremities, age toning to wrappers otherwise in good condition, the 1913 edition with detached wrappers and almost total loss of spine paper, the 1914 edition with detached age toned front wrapper and total loss of spine and the 1915 edition with detached wrappers, total loss of spine paper otherwise appears complete. Overall the five editions in around fair/good condition. Viewing essential, bought as seen, not subject to return. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1203:
Lot 1203
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1910, 1920, 1921 and 1924. 47th, 57th, 58th & 61st editions. All four editions bound in light brown (3) and green boards. The 1910 edition lacking original wrappers, mottled page edges, appears complete, the 1920 edition with original front wrapper, lacking rear, appears complete, the 1921 edition lacking original wrappers and appears complete and the 1924 edition lacking original wrapper and appears complete. Overall all four in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1204:
Lot 1204
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1922, 1923 and 1925. 59th, 60th and 62nd editions. All three bound in quarter leather boards, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1922 edition with poor front wrapper, lacking rear wrapper, lacking two advertisement pages at rear, contents a little loose and breaking to internal hinges, the 1923 edition with original age toned and worn wrappers, some pages loose and breaking to internal hinges and the 1925 edition with age toned and worn rear wrapper, lacking front wrapper, lacking first advertisement page. good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1205:
Lot 1205
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1926, 1927 and 1929. 63rd, 64th and 66th editions. All three bound in light and dark brown boards, with original paper wrappers and titles in gilt to spine. The 1926 edition with worn and age toned wrappers, odd page sections loose although appears complete, the 1927 edition, again, with worn and age toned wrappers and the 1929 edition with age toned wrappers with loss to top right hand corner of front wrapper otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £48
Lot 1206:
Lot 1206
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1928. 65th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1207:
Lot 1207
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1930, 1931 and 1935. 67th, 68th and 72nd editions. All three bound in light brown (2) and black boards, with original paper wrappers and titles in gilt to spine. The 1930 edition a little tired otherwise in good condition, the 1931 edition with worn and age toned wrappers otherwise in generally good condition and the 1935 edition with darkening and age toning to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1208:
Lot 1208
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1932, 1933 and 1934. 69th, 70th and 71st editions. The first two editions bound in light brown and dark blue boards, lacking original paper wrappers, and titles in gilt to spine. The 1932 edition lacking advertisement pages at front and two pages at rear, the 1933 edition lacking advertisement pages at front and rear otherwise in good condition and the 1934 with original age toned and worn wrappers, some loss to wrappers at front and rear, crease to front and rear wrapper, slight breaking to spine block, some wear and loss to spine block otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1209:
Lot 1209
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1936. 73rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Some breaking to page block, minor soiling to wrappers and spine paper, odd minor faults to wrapper extremities otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1210:
Lot 1210
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1937. 74th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some breaking to page block, some loss to spine paper, wear to spine extremities, some bowing to spine block otherwise in good+ condition. Sold with a rebound softback edition for 1938, generally good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1211:
Lot 1211
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1947 to 1950. Original limp cloth covers. Varying degrees of bowing to spines of all four editions, the 1947 and 1950 editions in good condition, the 1948 with broken spine block, page becoming loose and the 1949 with some spotting to covers. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1212:
Lot 1212
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1951, 1953 and 1954. Original limp cloth covers. Varying degrees of bowing to spines of all three editions, odd faults to covers otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1213:
Lot 1213
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1952 and 1955. Original hardback. The 1952 edition with slight breaking to internal hinges, dulling to title gilts on spine paper otherwise in good condition, the 1955 edition in generally good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1214:
Lot 1214
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1956 to 1959. Original limp cloth covers. Varying degrees of bowing to spines of all four editions, the 1959 heavily bowed, the 1956 edition in very good condition, the 1957 in good condition and the 1958 and 1959 editions in fair/good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1215:
Lot 1215 Lot 1215 Lot 1215
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1960 to 2017. Original limp cloth covers. The majority of books are softback editions with the exception of 1960, 1962, 1964, 1965, 1968, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1978, 1981 to 1983 and 2006 to 2017 which are original hardbacks with dustwrappers with the exception of the 1965, 1968, 1971, 1973, 1975, 1982, 1983 and 2017 which are lacking dustwrappers. Plus 'An Index to Wisden 1864-1984'. Compiled by Derek Barnard. London 1985. Some faults to odd books including wear to boards and covers, bowing to spines, minor damage, although overall as a run in generally good condition. Qty 59
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £70

Lot 1216:
Lot 1216
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack- Australia. Full set of eight Almanacks for 1998 (1st Edition), 1999, 2000-01, 2001-02 2002-03, 2003-04, 2004-05, 2005-06 . Original hardbacks with good dust wrappers with the exception of the 1998 edition which has 'light' fading to spine. Sold with a collection of Cricket Memorabilia Society magazines. Number 61 (December 2003) to numbers 111 (June 2016) inclusive with the exception of one issue plus associated booklets, auction catalogue and Directories. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1217:
Lot 1217
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1907 and 1909. 44th & 46th editions. The 1907 edition lacking spine paper, masking tape to spine covering borders of wrappers, the front wrapper with heavy loss to right hand border, old tape marks to wrappers, minor damage to first advertisment page otherwise good internally, the 1909 with original wrappers, bound in brown boards, with titles in gilt to front board and spine. Some breaking to internal hinges of board, minor wear to front wrapper, lacking photographic plate otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1218:
Lot 1218
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. 71st edition. Original paper wrappers. Some bowing to spine, some loss to spine paper, some minor wear and age toning to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Signed to page 281 by one of the 'Five Cricketers of the Year', Cyril Walters
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1219:
Lot 1219
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Very minor wear to spine paper, minor breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1220:
Lot 1220
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers, Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Very minor wear to spine paper, very minor breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1221:
Lot 1221
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 6500 paper copies printed in this war year. Slightly warped spine, slightly soiled covers otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time edition. Sold with a 'Hampshire County Cricket Guide for 1935' lacking front red wrapper otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50

Original Hardback editions
Lot 1222:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1897. 34th edition. Original hardback. Very minor mark to rear board, very minor wear to board extremities otherwise in very good condition throughout with bright gilt titles. A rare early hardback edition
Estimate: £8000/10000
Hammer price: £10000
The rare second issue of the original hardback, which was first introduced in 1896
Lot 1223:
Lot 1223
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. 46th edition. Original hardback. Some bumping to corners of boards, minor marks and light wear to boards and spine paper, some light wear to internal hinges, some soiling to page block edge otherwise in good+ condition. A rare early hardback edition
Estimate: £500/700
Hammer price: £680
Lot 1224:
Lot 1224
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910. 47th edition. Original hardback. Slight bowing to front board, boards and spine paper with some wear, bumping to corners, some wear to board extremities, odd minor faults internally otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £400
Lot 1225:
Lot 1225
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911. 48th edition. Original hardback. Very minor wear to board extremities otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £600/800
Hammer price: £900
Lot 1226:
Lot 1226
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. 51st edition. Original hardback. Very light crease to lower part of front board, minor wear to board extremities, odd mark to boards otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £500/600
Hammer price: £440
Lot 1227:
Lot 1227
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. 55th edition. Original hardback. Very minor dark mark to edge of front board, some fading to gilt titles on spine paper, minor wear to head and base of spine otherwise in good/very good condition. A rare wartime hardback edition
Estimate: £2000/3000
Hammer price: £1900
Lot 1228:
Lot 1228
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920. 57th edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to board and spine extremities, minor bumping to board corners, some fading to title gilts on spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £550
Lot 1229:
Lot 1229
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. 58th edition. Original hardback. Wear to head and base of spine paper, some light creasing to spine paper, dulling to title gilts on spine, very minor breaking to front internal hinges, minor stain to page block edge otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £350/450
Hammer price: £430
Lot 1230:
Lot 1230
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. 59th edition. Original hardback. Wear to boards and spine paper, heavy wear to board and spine extremities, bumping to corners, odd marks to boards, tears to head of spine paper, breaking to internal hinges, internally in good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1231:
Lot 1231
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original hardback. Minor marks to boards, crease to spine paper, some bumping to corners otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1232:
Lot 1232
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. 61st edition. Original hardback. Wear and minor staining to boards and spine paper, wear to board and spine extremities, bumping to corners otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £180
Lot 1233:
Lot 1233
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original hardback. Very minor wear to board and spine extremities otherwise in very good condition. Ex Eagar Collection with his bookplate loosely attached to inside front board
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £600
Lot 1234:
Lot 1234
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Original hardback. Wear with some damage to head of spine paper, some marks to rear board, some bumping to corners of rear boards, wear to board extremities, internally good/very good
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1235:
Lot 1235
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. 67th edition. Original hardback. Wear to boards and spine paper, creasing to spine paper, bumping to corners, wear to board and spine extremities, soiling to page block edge, internally good
Estimate: £220/260
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1236:
Lot 1236
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. 68th edition. Original hardback. Wear and some creasing to spine paper, bumping to corners of boards, some wear to board extremities, some breaking to top of front internal hinge, name and date handwritten to top border of front yellow end paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £240/280
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1237:
Lot 1237
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Original hardback. Light vertical crease to centre of front board, minor wear to boards and spine paper, odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £280/350
Hammer price: £440
Lot 1238:
Lot 1238
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. 70th edition. Original hardback. Dulled title gilts to front board and spine paper, some wear to board and spine extremities, minor breaking to front and rear internal hinges otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £240/280
Hammer price: £220
Lot 1239:
Lot 1239
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Original hardback. Dulled title gilts to spine paper, dulling to title gilts on front board, some wear to head and base of spine paper with nick to head, minor bumping to corners, internally very good condition
Estimate: £280/350
Hammer price: £260
Lot 1240:
Lot 1240
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Original hardback. Appears to have had re-gilding of titles to front board and spine paper, minor wear to board extremities, slight soiling to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £240/280
Hammer price: £220
Lot 1241:
Lot 1241
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Original hardback. Wear and some creasing to both front and rear board, appears to have had re-gilding of titles to spine paper, bumping to corners, wear to board extremities, odd ink stain, breaking to front internal hinge, soiling to page block otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1242:
Lot 1242
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Original hardback. Some wear to boards and spine paper, some wear to head and base of spine paper, bumping to corners, dulling to title gilts on front board and spine paper, some breaking to front and rear internal hinges, soiling to spine block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £160
Lot 1243:
Lot 1243
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Original hardback. Some wear to boards and spine paper, some wear to top left hand corner of front board, dulling to title gilts on front board and spine paper, slight breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1244:
Lot 1244
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1940. 77th edition. Original hardback. Limited number of copies printed in this war year. Appears to have had re-gilding of titles to spine paper, some wear to head and base of spine paper, some wear to internal hinges, very minor staining to bottom of odd internal page otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £500
Lot 1245:
Lot 1245
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original hardback. Only 800 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Very good condition with title gilts very bright. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £700/1000
Hammer price: £920
Lot 1246:
Lot 1246
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original hardback. Only 900 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Very minor blemish to front board, slight dulling to title gilts on spine paper otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £600/800
Hammer price: £650
Lot 1247:
Lot 1247
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original hardback. Only 1400 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Light creasing to front board, very slight dulling to title gilts, minor marks to boards, ink annotation to page 95 otherwise in good+ condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1248:
Lot 1248
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original hardback. Only 1400 hardback copies were printed in this war year. The book appears to have had re-gilding of titles to front board and spine paper, wear and some creasing to boards, some foxing to inside of front board and first few pages, minor wear to internal hinges, minor spotting to page block edge otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1249:
Lot 1249
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Some light vertical creasing to cover of front board otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £220/260
Hammer price: £220
Lot 1250:
Lot 1250
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. 83rd edition. Original hardback. Only 5000 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Dulling to title gilts on front board and spine paper, light creasing to rear board, minor foxing and browning to some page edges otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1251:
Lot 1251
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. 83rd edition. Original hardback. Only 5000 hardback copies were printed in this war year. 'Light' fading to boards and spine paper, dulling to title gilts otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1252:
Lot 1252
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. 83rd edition. Original hardback. Only 5000 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Dulling to title gilts on front board and spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1253:
Lot 1253
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1952, 1953 and 1954. Original hardbacks. The 1952 edition with broken internal hinges, sections becoming loose, the 1953 edition with odd minor faults and the 1954 with broken rear internal hinges, all three with varying degrees of dulling to title gilts otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1254:
Lot 1254
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955. Original hardback. Minor dulling to title gilts on spine otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £15
Lot 1255:
Lot 1255
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1988, 1989 and 1990. Three original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Each volume nicely signed in ink by all five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate. The 1988 signed by J.P. Agnew (Leicestershire), N.A. Foster (Essex), D.P. Hughes (Lancashire), P.A. Roebuck (Somerset) and Salim Malik (Pakistan). The 1989 signed by K.J. Barnett (Derbyshire), P.L.J. Dujon (West Indies), P.A. Neale (Worcestershire), F.D. Stephenson (Nottinghamshire) and S.R. Waugh (Australia). The 1990 signed by S.J. Cook (Somerset), D.M. Jones (Australia), M.A. Taylor (Australia), R.A. Smith (Hampshire) and R.C. Russell (Gloucestershire). All three editions with slightly worn and soiled dustwrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1256:
Lot 1256
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1992, 1993 and 1996. Three original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Each volume nicely signed in ink by all five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate. The 1992 signed by P.A.J. DeFreitas (Lancashire), Waqar Younis (Surrey), R.B. Richardson (West Indies), A.A. Donald (Warwickshire) and C.E.L. Ambrose (West Indies). The 1993 signed by Wasim Akram (Pakistan), Martyn Moxon (Yorkshire), Ian Salisbury (Sussex), Alec Stewart (Surrey) and Nigel Briers (Leicestershire). The 1996 signed by Dominic Cork (Derbyshire), Aravinda de Silva (Kent), Angus Fraser (Middlesex), Anil Kumble (Northamptonshire) and Dermot Reeve (Warwickshire). The 1992 and 1993 editions with slightly worn and soiled dustwrappers, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £100

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