Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks - Various Collections

Lot 1075:
Lot 1075
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907. Willows hardback reprint (1999) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1076:
Lot 1076
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. Willows hardback reprint (2000) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1077:
Lot 1077
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. Willows hardback reprint (2000) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1078:
Lot 1078
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910. Willows hardback reprint (2001) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1079:
Lot 1079
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911. Willows hardback reprint (2001) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1080:
Lot 1080
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912. Willows hardback reprint (2001) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1081:
Lot 1081
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913. Willows hardback reprint (2002) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1082:
Lot 1082
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. Willows hardback reprint (2002) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1083:
Lot 1083
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1915. Willows hardback reprint (2002) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1084:
Lot 1084
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 938/1000. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1085:
Lot 1085
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917. Willows hardback reprint (1997) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 385/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £62
Lot 1086:
Lot 1086
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. Willows hardback reprint (1997) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 391/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1087:
Lot 1087
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1919. Willows hardback reprint (1997) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/ VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1088:
Lot 1088
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920. Willows hardback reprint (2003) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £52
Lot 1089:
Lot 1089
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. Willows hardback reprint (2005) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1090:
Lot 1090
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. Willows hardback reprint (2006) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1091:
Lot 1091
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. Willows hardback reprint (2006) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1092:
Lot 1092
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. Willows hardback reprint (2006) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1093:
Lot 1093
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. Willows hardback reprint (2007) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £48
Lot 1094:
Lot 1094
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. Willows hardback reprint (2007) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1095:
Lot 1095
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. Willows hardback reprint (2007) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1096:
Lot 1096
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. Willows hardback reprint (2008) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1097:
Lot 1097
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929. Willows hardback reprint (2008) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1098:
Lot 1098
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. Willows hardback reprint (2008) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1099:
Lot 1099
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. Willows hardback reprint (2009) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1100:
Lot 1100
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. Willows hardback reprint (2009) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1101:
Lot 1101
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. Willows hardback reprint (2010) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1102:
Lot 1102
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. Willows hardback reprint (2010) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1103:
Lot 1103
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. Willows hardback reprint (2010) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1104:
Lot 1104
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. Willows hardback reprint (2011) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1105:
Lot 1105
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. Willows hardback reprint (2011) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1106:
Lot 1106
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. Willows hardback reprint (2012) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1107:
Lot 1107
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. Willows hardback reprint (2012) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1108:
Lot 1108
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1940. Willows hardback reprint (2003) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1109:
Lot 1109
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. Willows hardback reprint (1999) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1110:
Lot 1110
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. Willows hardback reprint (1999) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1111:
Lot 1111
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1112:
Lot 1112
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1113:
Lot 1113
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1114:
Lot 1114
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Willows hardback reprint (2012) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 96/250. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1115:
Lot 1115
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947 and 1950. Original hardback editions. The 1947 edition with breaking to internal hinges, some wear and age toning to boards, water staining to rear board, usual browning to pages and dulling to title gilts and the 1950 edition with crease to front board edge otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1116:
Lot 1116
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948, 1949, 1951 and 1955. Original paper covers. The 1948 edition with some age toning to covers and usual browning to pages, the 1949 edition with some bowing to spine, soiling and age toning to covers, the 1951 edition with very minor bowing to spine and the 1955 edition with minor bowing to spine and minor soiling and age toning to covers otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1117:
Lot 1117
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1952, 1953 and 1954. Original hardback editions. All three editions with some foxing to page block edges, the 1952 and 1953 editions in good condition and the 1954 edition with tear to head of spine paper and dulling to the gilt titles on the spine paper otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1118:
Lot 1118
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956, 1957 and 1958. Original hardback editions. The 1956 and 1957 editions in good condition and the 1958 edition with some wear to boards and spine, dulling to the gilt titles and breaking to front internal hinges otherwise in generally good condition. The 1958 edition formerly from the library of Derek Randall, with his book plate to first advertising page. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1119:
Lot 1119
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1120:
Lot 1120
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1121:
Lot 1121
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1961, 1964 and 1967. Original paper covers. All three editions with some age toning to spine papers, he 1961 edition with some bowing to spine paper otherwise all three in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1122:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1968 to 2019. The majority original hardback editions with dustwrappers, the only exceptions being the 1969, 1971 to 1973 editions which are original paper covers. The 1966, 1968 and 1974 editions lacking dustwrappers. There are two duplicate copies of the 1991 hardback edition. Some faults to the earlier editions, odd light fading to dustwrapper spine otherwise in good condition. Qty 58
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1123:
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 dustwrappers. The spine of the 1998 dustwrapper has some minor light fading. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1124:
Lot 1124
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917 & 1918. 54th & 55th editions. Both editions lacking wrappers, bound in green boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time editions
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1125:
Lot 1125
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921, 1924 and 1926. 58th, 61st & 63rd editions. All three rebound in blue and brown (2) boards with titles in gilt to spine. The 1921 edition lacking original wrappers, the 1924 edition with original wrappers, soiling and loss to wrappers and the 1926 edition with original wrappers, wear to boards, wear, age toning and minor loss to wrappers, some breaking to internal hinges. Trimming a little tight by the bookbinder to the 1924 edition otherwise in fairly good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1126:
Lot 1126
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922, 1923 and 1925. 59th, 60th & 62nd editions. The 1923 and 1925 editions with original wrappers, the 1922 edition with replacement facsimile wrappers and first two and last advertising pages. The 1923 edition with some wear and some loss to spine paper, minor breaking to spine block, handwritten name of ownership to the top border of the first advertising page and the 1925 edition with writing to the top border of the front wrapper, wear with loss to spine paper, some wear and age toning to wrappers otherwise all three in generally good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1127:
Lot 1127
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927, 1928, 1932, 1938 and 1939. 64th, 65th, 69th, 75th and 76th editions. The first three and the 1939 editions bound in brown (3) and blue boards with titles in gilt to spine. The 1939 edition with original limp cloth covers. The 1927 and 1928 editions with original wrappers, the 1932 edition with rear wrapper, lacking front wrapper. The 1927 and 1928 editions with soiled, age toned and worn wrappers, the 1938 with some bowing to spine and only in fair condition otherwise the other four in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £80
The following sixteen lots were formerly owned by Alfred D. Taylor, cricket writer & collector and are from his library.
Lot 1128:
Lot 1128
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. 16th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light wear and minor staining to wrappers otherwise in unusually very good condition. Ink stamp to top of the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist' and to title page a printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana'
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1129:
Lot 1129
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light wear and minor age toning to wrappers otherwise in very good condition. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to lower half of front wrapper and to title page
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1130:
Lot 1130
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light wear and minor age toning/staining to wrappers otherwise in very good condition. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to lower half of front wrapper and to title page
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £320
Lot 1131:
Lot 1131
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light wear and very minor age toning/staining to wrappers otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to top of the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist' and printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to title page
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1132:
Lot 1132
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light wear and very minor age toning to wrappers, small minor nick to the top of the rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the front wrapper and 'Contents' page 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist'. Also signed by A.D. Taylor to the top border of the front wrapper in ink
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1133:
Lot 1133
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. 21st edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Very minor age toning to wrappers, circular cup ring stain to rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist'
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £270
Lot 1134:
Lot 1134
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. 22nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Minor age toning to wrappers, small minor nick to the edge of the rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist'
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £270
Lot 1135:
Lot 1135
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. 23rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Very minor age toning to wrappers otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist' and printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to 'contents' page
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £270
Lot 1136:
Lot 1136
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Minor age toning to wrappers, minor wear to rear internal hinge otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the edge of the front wrapper 'Padwick Chemist, Red Hill'
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1137:
Lot 1137
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. 25th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Minor age toning to wrappers, minor stain to front wrapper otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the edge of the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist' and printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to title and 'contents' page
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £230
Lot 1138:
Lot 1138
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. 26th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Very minor age toning to wrappers otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £230
Lot 1139:
Lot 1139
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. 27th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to back of photographic plate. Very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £250
Lot 1140:
Lot 1140
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. 28th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to back of photographic plate. Very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £250
Lot 1141:
Lot 1141
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1892. 29th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light vertical crease to front wrapper, very minor ink marks to lower border of front wrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £150
Lot 1142:
Lot 1142
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893. 30th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to 'laws of cricket' page. Very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £220
Lot 1143:
Lot 1143
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895. 32nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to 'preface' page. Very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £220

Lot 1144:
Lot 1144
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. 21st edition. Bound in red boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled page edges. Some annotation to internal pages, minor creasing and odd nick/minor loss to wrapper extremities otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £320
Lot 1145:
Lot 1145
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to front board and spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1146:
Lot 1146
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to front board and spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1147:
Lot 1147
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor age toning to wrappers and spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1148:
Lot 1148
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Heavy bowing to spine otherwise in good condition. Sold with two copies of the 1940 edition, both bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Both copies with worn wrappers and some faults. Generally good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1149:
Lot 1149
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Original hardback. Minor marks to boards, slight breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £220
Lot 1150:
Lot 1150
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1940. 77th edition. Original hardback. Limited number of copies printed in this war year. Some marks to boards, some dulling to gilt titles on spine paper, very minor wear to front internal hinge, odd fault to internal page edge otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £450/650
Hammer price: £550
Lot 1151:
Lot 1151
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 3200 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor soiling to covers otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £200
Lot 1152:
Lot 1152
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 4100 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor thin line drawn to front cover otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1153:
Lot 1153
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Some age toning and staining to covers, slight breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £48
Lot 1154:
Lot 1154
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Dulling to gilt titles on front board and spine paper, slight breaking to rear internal hinge otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1155:
Lot 1155
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1945. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers, Only 6500 paper copies printed in this war year. Very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1156:
Lot 1156
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Original limp cloth covers. Minor staining to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1157:
Lot 1157
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947. Original hardback. Odd minor marks to boards, breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1158:
Lot 1158
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948. Original hardback. Odd wear and slight creasing to spine paper, some wear to front internal hinge, usual browning to page edges otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1159:
Lot 1159
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1949. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1160:
Lot 1160
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1950. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 1161:
Lot 1161
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951. Original hardback. Minor tear to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1162:
Lot 1162
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1952. Original hardback. Minor wear to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1163:
Lot 1163
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1953. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1164:
Lot 1164
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 1165:
Lot 1165
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 1166:
Lot 1166
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1167:
Lot 1167
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957. Original hardback. Minor marks to front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1168:
Lot 1168
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1958. Original hardback. Bump to top corner of front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1169:
Lot 1169
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1170:
Lot 1170
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1171:
Lot 1171
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1961. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1172:
Lot 1172
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962. Original hardback. Slight dulling to gilt titles on front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1173:
Lot 1173
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963. Original hardback. Slight dulling to gilt titles on front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1174:
Lot 1174
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1964. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1175:
Lot 1175
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some minor faults to dustwrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1176:
Lot 1176
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Very minor faults to dustwrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1177:
Lot 1177
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some minor faults to dustwrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1178:
Lot 1178
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1968. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 1179:
Lot 1179
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1969. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Minor mark to the top border of the dustwrapper front otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1180:
Lot 1180
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1970. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Minor faults to dustwrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1181:
Lot 1181
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1971. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some soiling and faults to dustwrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1182:
Lot 1182
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972 to 1975. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Minor fault to the dustwrapper of the 1973 edition otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £150
Lot 1183:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1976 to 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2015. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Good/very good condition. Sold with two other Wisden publications. Qty 38.
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £75

Lot 1183a:
Lot 1183a
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Fifteen facsimile editions, with pink wrappers, second facsimile edition printed by Lowe & Brydone Ltd, London 1974. Limited edition. Sold with two copies of the reprint edition for 1864 produced by Wisden in 2013 (150th edition). Good/very good condition
Estimate: £220/260
Hammer price: £200
Lot 1184:
Lot 1184
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. Willows softback reprint (1988) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1185:
Lot 1185
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. Willows softback reprint (1983) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1186:
Lot 1186
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. Willows softback reprint (1989) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1187:
Lot 1187
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. Willows softback reprint (1989) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1188:
Lot 1188
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 424/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1189:
Lot 1189
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 717/1000. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1190:
Lot 1190
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894, 1895, 1896 and 1898. 31st, 32nd, 33rd & 35th editions. All four editions bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. All four editions lacking pages either to front or rear of book, mainly advertising pages, some outer pages restored. Some faults to page edges. Viewing essential. Bought as seen, not subject to return
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1191:
Lot 1191
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900, 1901 and 1902. 37th, 38th & 39th editions. All three editions bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. All three editions with some wear and loss to wrappers, to a lesser or greater extent otherwise in generally good condition. Viewing essential. Bought as seen, not subject to return
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1192:
Lot 1192
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1903, 1904, 1905 and 1914. 40th, 41st, 42nd & 51st editions. All four editions bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. The 1903 edition with original rear wrapper. Three of the four editions, lacking some advertising pages at the front of the books, Some further faults otherwise in generally good condition. Viewing essential. Bought as seen, not subject to return
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1193:
Lot 1193
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906, 1907, 1908 and 1909. 43rd, 44th, 45th & 46th editions. All four editions bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. All four editions with some wear and loss to wrappers, to a lesser or greater extent otherwise in generally good condition. Viewing essential. Bought as seen, not subject to return
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1194:
Lot 1194
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910, 1911, 1912 and 1913. 47th, 48th, 49th & 50th editions. All four editions bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. The 1910 edition with some wear and loss to wrappers otherwise in good condition. The 1913 in particularly good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1195:
Lot 1195
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926, 1931 and 1932. 63rd, 68th & 69th editions. The three books bound in light, dark brown (2) boards, the 1926 and 1931 editions with original wrappers, the 1932 lacking wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. The 1926 edition has small corner loss to rear wrapper, the 1931 with major loss to front wrapper and the 1932 complete. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1196:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947, 1951, 1952, 1955, 1957, 1958, 1962, 1966, 1967 (2), 1971 (2), 1972 to 1975, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982 (4), 1983, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1989 (2), 1990, 1994 (2) and 1998 (2). Original limp cloth covers. Some duplication as indicated. Some faults including odd bowing to spines, some soiling and odd marks, overall good condition. Sold with Wisden Cricketers' Almanack- Australia 1998 (1st Edition) and 1999 plus four other Wisden publications. Qty 40. In two boxes
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1197:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1949, 1950, 1953, 1954, 1956 (2), 1957 to 1960, 1962 to 1966, 1968 (2), 1969, 1970, 1972 to 1974, 1976 (ex libris), 1977 (2), 1978 (3), 1979 (3), 1980, 1981 (3), 1982, 1983 (2), 1984, 1985 (3), 1988, 1989 to 1995, 1996 (2), 1997, 1998 (3), 1999, 2005 (2), 2006 (5), 2007 (3), 2010, 2015, 2016 and 2018. Original hardback editions. Some duplication as indicated. Some dustwrappers missing where required. Some faults including odd ex-libris, some age toning to dustwrappers, odd board stained, odd broken hinge, some wear etc, overall good condition. Qty 71. In four boxes
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1198:
Lot 1198
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. 46th edition. Original wrappers. Front wrapper detached. Some wear, age toning and small loss to wrappers, some loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition. Sold with a rebound 1902 edition, lacking original wrappers, but appears complete, trimming a little tight by the book binder. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1199:
Lot 1199
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927 and 1928. 64th & 65th editions. Bound in green quarter leather binding, with original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spines. Wear, age toning and small loss to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Sold with a further edition for 1936, bound in green boards, lacking wrappers, with gilt titles, lacking page 187/188 and a further edition for 1937, original wrappers, broken spine block, book sections almost detached, darkened and age toned wrappers. Qty 4
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1200:
Lot 1200
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946, 1950, 1954 and 1955. Original limp cloth covers. The 1954 edition has some soiling and staining to covers and some bowing to spine otherwise the four books in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1201:
Lot 1201
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947, 1948, 1949, 1952 and 1953. Original hardbacks. The 1947 edition with broken internal hinges to front and worn hinges to back, dulled gilt titles, the 1948 edition is in poor/fair condition and the 1949 edition in about fair condition and the 1952 and 1953 with broken internal hinges otherwise in fair condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1202:
Lot 1202
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951. Original hardback. Broken rear internal hinges, minor wear to front otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £18
Lot 1203:
Lot 1203
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Marking to gilt titles on front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1204:
Lot 1204
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957 and 1958. Original hardbacks. Dulling to gilt titles on the spine otherwise in generally good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1205:
Lot 1205
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Breaking to front internal hinges otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £18
Lot 1206:
Lot 1206
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960, 1961, 1962, 1970 & 1971. Original limp cloth covers. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1207:
Lot 1207
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1208:
Lot 1208
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1964. Original hardback. Minor mark to rear board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1209:
Lot 1209
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1210:
Lot 1210
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Minor age toning to the spine of the dustwrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1211:
Lot 1211
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967, 1968 & 1969. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Some wear and age toning to the dustwrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1212:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972 to 2008, 2010-2013. All original hardbacks with dustwrapper with the exception of the 1980 and 1993 edition, the 1976 edition is ex-libris. Plus duplicate copies for 1982, 1983, 1984 and 1997. Some minor wear and minor faults otherwise in good+ condition. Sold with a run of seven Wisden Cricketers' Australia Almanacks for 1998 (1st Edition), 1999, 2000-01, 2001-02 2002-03, 2003-04 and 2005-06 . Original hardbacks with dustwrappers. G
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1213:
Lot 1213
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2005. 142nd edition. De luxe full leather bound limited edition hardback. Gilt lettering and gilt to all page edges. In slip case. Limited edition number 96 of only 150 copies, signed by Matthew Engel, Editor of Wisden. Excellent condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1214:
Lot 1214
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2006. 143rd edition. De luxe full leather bound limited edition hardback. Gilt lettering and gilt to all page edges. In slip case. Limited edition number 96 of only 150 copies, signed by Matthew Engel, Editor of Wisden. Excellent condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1215:
Lot 1215
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2007. 144th edition. De luxe full leather bound limited edition hardback. Gilt lettering and gilt to all page edges. In slip case. Limited edition number 53 of only 150 copies, signed by Matthew Engel, Editor of Wisden. Excellent condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1216:
Lot 1216
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2013. 150th edition. De luxe full leather bound limited edition hardback. Gilt lettering and gilt to all page edges. In slip case. Limited edition number 144 of only 150 copies, signed by Lawrence Booth, Editor of Wisden. Excellent condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1217:
Lot 1217
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack Australia 2000-2001. 3rd Edition. Melbourne 2000. Leather bound limited edition no 63 of only 100 copies. Very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1218:
Lot 1218
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack Australia 2001-2002. 4th Edition. Melbourne 2001. Leather bound limited edition no 60 of only 100 copies. Very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1219:
Lot 1219
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack Australia 2002-2003. 5th Edition. Melbourne 2002. Leather bound limited edition no 37 of only 100 copies. Very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1220:
Lot 1220
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack Australia 2004-2005. 7th Edition. Melbourne 2004. Leather bound limited edition no 28 of only 100 copies. Very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1221:
Lot 1221
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack Australia 2005-2006. 8th Edition. Melbourne 2004. Leather bound limited edition no 61 of only 100 copies. Very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1222:
Lot 1222
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Willows '150th Anniversary Reprint'. Fifteen facsimile editions published 2012. Limited edition 89/150. Brown hard board covers with gilt lettering to covers and spine. In original Willows brown presentation box and slip case as issued. Excellent condition
Estimate: £350/450
Hammer price: £380
Lot 1223:
Lot 1223
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. Willows softback reprint (1991) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 665/1000. Very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1224:
Lot 1224
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. Willows softback reprint (1988) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 468/500. Good/very good condition. Ownership bookplate to inside front board
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1225:
Lot 1225
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. Willows softback reprint (1983) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1226:
Lot 1226
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. Willows softback reprint (1989) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1227:
Lot 1227
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. Willows softback reprint (2000) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 265/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1228:
Lot 1228
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. Willows softback reprint (2000) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 301/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1229:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. Willows softback reprint (2000) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1230:
Lot 1230
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. Willows softback reprint (2006) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1231:
Lot 1231
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. Willows softback reprint (2006) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1232:
Lot 1232
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. Willows softback reprint (2006) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1233:
Lot 1233
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. Willows softback reprint (2007) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1234:
Lot 1234
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. Willows softback reprint (2007) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Still complete with white band, unopened. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1235:
Lot 1235
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. Willows softback reprint (2007) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 157/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1236:
Lot 1236
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. Willows softback reprint (2008) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 104/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1237:
Lot 1237
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. Willows softback reprint (2009) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 41/500. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1238:
Lot 1238
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. Willows hardback reprint (2010) with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1239:
Lot 1239
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. Willows hardback reprint (2010) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 426/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1240:
Lot 1240
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. Willows hardback reprint (1999) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 411/500. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1241:
Lot 1241
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 636/750. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1242:
Lot 1242
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 321/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1243:
Lot 1243
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 434/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1244:
Lot 1244
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. Willows reprint (1999) in softback covers. Limited edition 667/750. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1245:
Lot 1245
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 126/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1246:
Lot 1246
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 657/750. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1247:
Lot 1247
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 176/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25

Lot 1248:
Lot 1248
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack. A good selection and quantity of original wrappers and covers, both front and rear, removed from Almanack's when books were being rebound. The wrappers and covers range from the 1890's to the 1990's. Sold with a quantity of original dustwrappers taken from books from the period 1970's to 2000's. Bought as seen, not subject to return
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1248a:
Lot 1248a
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2006, 2007, 2008 and 2009. Special limited large format editions, two in slip cases. Limited edition of 5000 copies. Very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £19
Lot 1249:
Lot 1249
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Light foxing to page block edge, light crease to top corner of rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: £340
Lot 1250:
Lot 1250
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Original paper wrappers. Heavily soiled, stained and age toned wrappers, front wrapper with some loss to corners and extremities, first advertising page and title page cleanly detached, total loss of spine paper, some foxing and slight staining internally otherwise in good condition. Pages checked complete
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £180
Lot 1251:
Lot 1251
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. 22nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Light foxing to page block edge otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: £400
Lot 1252:
Lot 1252
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. 23rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Some staining to rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £400
Lot 1253:
Lot 1253
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Some minor marks to rear wrapper, light foxing to page block edge otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £420
Lot 1254:
Lot 1254
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. 25th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Light foxing to page block edge otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £380
Lot 1255:
Lot 1255
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. 26th edition. Original paper wrappers. Bound in brown boards with titles in gilt to spine. Wear and soiling to wrappers, some foxing and staining to outer few internal pages at front otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1256:
Lot 1256
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890, 1897, 1904, 1911, 1922 and 1924. Original paper wrappers, bound in yellow card wrappers, with printed paper titles to front wrapper with the exception of the 1890 and 1904 editions which are lacking their front wrappers and the 1897 which is lacking both wrappers. The 1922 edition with old tape marks to front wrapper, the 1924 edition with restoration to the front wrapper otherwise all six in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1257:
Lot 1257
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895, 1896 and 1898. The first two editions with original wrappers, the 1898 edition lacking wrappers. All three editions appear to have been prepared for rebinding with spine papers removed, the 1895 with gilt to top edges. The 1896 with vertical old tape to border of wrappers. The books appear to be complete, checking and viewing essential. Bought as seen with all faults, not subject to return. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1258:
Lot 1258
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902, 1903, 1906, 1909, 1913 (2), 1920, 1922, 1924, 1927 & 1931. A selection of paper wrappered books all with faults and somewhat distressed, some with wrappers, some lacking wrappers, some with broken spine blocks, some loose pages, some with old tape repairs etc. The majority appear to be complete, checking and viewing essential. Bought as seen with all faults, not subject to return. Qty 11
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £150
Lot 1258a:
Lot 1258a
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895, 1896, 1909, 1914, 1915 and 1940. All with original wrappers with the exception of the 1940 edition. All six editions appear to have been prepared for rebinding with spine papers removed and marbled end papers fitted with the exception of the 1895, 1914 and 1940 editions, all with gilt to top page edges. The books appear to be complete, checking and viewing essential. Bought as seen with all faults, not subject to return. Qty 6
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1259:
Lot 1259
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906, 1913, 1921 and 1923. Original paper wrappers, bound in brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. The 1913 and 1923 editions with soiled wrappers, the 1921 edition ex-libris. All four editions with odd faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £48
Lot 1260:
Lot 1260
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. 45th edition. Original paper wrappers. Broken spine block, book cleanly separated into two parts, some loss to spine paper, minor age toning to wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1261:
Withdrawn
Estimate: £0/0
Hammer price: withdrawn
Lot 1262:
Lot 1262
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909, 1914, 1915, 1920 and 1921. All with original wrappers with the exception of the 1914 and 1915 editions. All five editions appear to have been prepared for rebinding with spine papers removed and marbled end papers fitted with the exception of the 1914 and 1921 editions, all with gilt to top page edges. The books appear to be complete, checking and viewing essential. Bought as seen with all faults, not subject to return. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1263:
Lot 1263
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910. 47th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some loss to spine paper, minor loss to edge of front wrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1264:
Lot 1264
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911 and 1912. 48th & 49th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1911 with darkened wrappers and spine paper, front wrapper cleanly detached, some loss to spine paper, some wear to wrappers with small loss to rear wrapper, the 1912 edition with some wear and age toning to wrappers, old tape mark to lower border of front wrapper, internally good. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1265:
Lot 1265
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Loss to the lower third of the spine paper and some further wear to spine, odd further very minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £330
Lot 1266:
Lot 1266
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917 and 1919. 54th & 56th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1917 edition with total loss to spine paper, some wear and age toning to wrappers, gilt to top edge otherwise in good condition. The 1919 edition with detached front wrapper, lacking rear wrapper, total loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £140
Lot 1267:
Lot 1267
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922, 1924, 1925, 1927, 1940, 1994, 1995 and 2011. All with original wrappers with the exception of the 1940, lacking rear wrapper and the 1994, 1995 and 2011 which are lacking both wrappers. All eight editions appear to have been prepared for rebinding with spine papers removed and marbled end papers fitted with the exception of the 1924, 1927, 1940 and 1994 editions, all with gilt to top page edges with the exception of the 1995 edition. The books appear to be complete, checking and viewing essential. Bought as seen with all faults, not subject to return. Qty 8
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1268:
Lot 1268
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924 and 1931. 61st & 68th editions. Original paper wrappers. Both books with breaking to spine blocks, both editions with age toning and wear to wrappers and spine paper, loss to spine papers, some loss to rear corners of the back of the 1931 edition, name of ownership handwritten to the top border of the 1931 edition otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1269:
Lot 1269
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Original paper wrappers. Wear and some loss to spine paper, some age toning and staining to wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1270:
Lot 1270
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932 & 1933. 69th and 70th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1932 edition with some breaking to spine block, some age toning and wear to wrappers, some wear and loss to spine paper, minor mark to spine paper, label to first advertising page otherwise in good condition. The 1933 edition with minor mark to spine paper, minor age toning to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1271:
Lot 1271
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937 and 1939. 74th & 76th edition. Original paper wrappers and original limp cloth covers. The 1937 with name and address in pencil to top border of front wrapper, breaking to page block, page blocks becoming loose otherwise in good condition. The 1939 with soiling and staining to covers, soiling to page block edge otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1272:
Lot 1272
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack- Australia. Selection of Almanacks for 1998 (1st year of issue), 1999 (2 copies), 2000-01, 2001-02, 2002-03, 2003-04 and 2005-06. Original hardbacks with dust wrappers. Also three 'Wisden India' hardback Almanacks for 2013 (1st year of issue), 2014 and 2016. Qty 11. Some fading to dustwrapper spines. Good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £22

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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