Original Paper Wrappered, Cloth Covered & Rebound Wisdens

Lot 1108:
Lot 1108
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Very good condition. Ex Libris. 'Gloucestershire City Libraries' with labels to inside front and rear boards
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1109:
Lot 1109
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Original paper wrappers. Exceptional condition for this year, Rarely seen this condition
Estimate: £600/900
Hammer price: £700
Lot 1110:
Lot 1110
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898. 35th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Some age toning and wear to wrappers, wear with slight loss to top corner of rear wrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1111:
Lot 1111
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904. 41st edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original front paper wrapper, lacking rear wrapper, with titles in gilt to spine, speckled page block edge. Minor soiling to front wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1112:
Lot 1112
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906. 43rd edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Some wear and age toning to wrappers, old tape marks to wrappers, minor loss to print on rear wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1113:
Lot 1113
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907. 44th edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Some wear, age toning, damage with small loss to wrappers, old tape marks to wrappers, minor loss to print on rear wrapper, minor foxing to odd page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1114:
Lot 1114
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. 45th edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Some wear and age toning to wrappers, old tape marks to wrappers, some loss to print on both wrappers, minor foxing to odd page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £18
Lot 1115:
Lot 1115
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912. 49th edition. Bound in dark brown boards, with original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Some darkening,soiling and wear to wrappers with minor loss to extremities otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
Lot 1116:
Lot 1116
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912. 49th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear, slight darkening and age toning to wrappers and spine paper, some breaking to spine block otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £10
Lot 1117:
Lot 1117
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913. 50th (Jubilee) edition. Original paper wrappers. Facsimile spine paper, some soiling and age toning to wrappers, minor faults otherwise in good condition. Sold with a selection of incomplete Wisdens for 1906, 1912, 1913, 1923 and 1929, mainly lacking wrappers and incomplete to varying degrees. Viewing essential, not subject to return
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1118:
Lot 1118
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Red speckled page edges. Minor loss to print on the right hand edge of the front wrapper otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1119:
Lot 1119
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Very minor wear and age toning to spine paper otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £400
Lot 1120:
Lot 1120
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. 58th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Press cuttings loosely laid down to front end paper. Very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1121:
Lot 1121
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, speckled page block edges. Book sellers blue label to top of front wrapper, minor faults to wrappers, handwriting to top border of first advertising page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1122:
Lot 1122
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Some wear and soiling to wrappers, ink stain to centre of front wrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1123:
Lot 1123
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Some soiling and age toning to wrappers, trimming a little tight in place by the binder otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1124:
Lot 1124
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904, 1905 & 1906. 41st-43rd editions. All three quarter bound in black leather with blue boards, lacking original wrappers and advertising pages at front and rear, with titles in gilt to spines, mottled page edges. Good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1125:
Lot 1125
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907 and 1908. 44th & 45th editions. Both editions half bound in dark brown leather with marbled boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spines, gilt to top edge. Minor loss to edge of the first advertising page of the 1908 edition otherwise in very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1126:
Lot 1126
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910, 1914 and 1925. 47th, 51st & 62nd editions. All three editions rebound bound in various coloured boards, lacking original wrappers, the first two editions with original rear wrapper, with titles in gilt to spines. The 1910 and 1925 editions lacking first advertising page otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1127:
Lot 1127
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913, 1920, 1927, 1951 and 1957. The 1913 rebound without wrappers, lacking advertising pages at front and rear, the 1920 edition with original wrappers, wear and soiling to original wrappers, the 1927 edition with original wrappers, binding uneven, the 1951 and 1957 editions are original hardbacks, the 1951 edition with poor boards, soiling, age toning and loss of gilt titles and the 1957 edition with some wear to front internal hinge, faded title gilts on spine, some wear to front board otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1128:
Lot 1128
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1129:
Lot 1129
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. 61st edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1130:
Lot 1130
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1131:
Lot 1131
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. 63rd edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1132:
Lot 1132
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Some wear to board spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1133:
Lot 1133
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. 67th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1134:
Lot 1134
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. 68th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1135:
Lot 1135
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good+ condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1136:
Lot 1136
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. 71st edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £100
Includes report on the controversial M.C.C. 'Bodyline' tour of Australia 1932/33
Lot 1137:
Lot 1137
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1138:
Lot 1138
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1139:
Lot 1139
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1140:
Lot 1140
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1944. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Very minor mark to front cover otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1141:
Lot 1141
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1952 and 1957. Original limp cloth covers. The 1952 edition with some general wear, with minor wear to internal hinges, the 1957 edition with some wear, soiling and age toning to covers, good internally. Qty 2
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1142:
Lot 1142
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966 to 1968. Original limp cloth covers. Odd minor faults otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1143:
Lot 1143
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1969 to 1971. Original limp cloth covers. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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