Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks - Various Collections

Lot 768:
Lot 768 Lot 768
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. Splitting to seams of box and lid otherwise in very condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £240
Lot 769:
Lot 769 Lot 769
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. 16th edition. Bound in dark green and black quarter leather boards, lacking original paper wrappers and advertising pages, with gilt titles to spine, colourful marbled page edges. Very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £290
Lot 770:
Lot 770 Lot 770
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Bound in yellow/brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers and advertising pages, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled page edges. Very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £220
Lot 771:
Lot 771 Lot 771
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Bound in yellow/brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers and advertising pages, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled page edges. Very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £190
Lot 772:
Lot 772 Lot 772
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Bound in yellow/ brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers and one and only advertising page to the front, with gilt titles to spine. Very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £260
Lot 773:
Lot 773 Lot 773
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Bound in yellow/ brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers and advertising pages, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled page edges. Very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £190
Lot 774:
Lot 774 Lot 774
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. 21st edition. Bound in yellow/ brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers and advertising pages, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled page edges. Very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £200
Lot 775:
Lot 775 Lot 775
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. 22nd edition. Bound in yellow/ brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers and advertising pages, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled page edges. Very good condition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £180
Lot 776:
Lot 776 Lot 776
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. 23rd edition. Bound in dark brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers and advertising pages, with gilt titles to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £190
Lot 777:
Lot 777 Lot 777
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Bound in dark green boards, lacking original paper wrappers and advertising pages, with gilt titles to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £190
Lot 778:
Lot 778 Lot 778
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. 25th edition. Bound in dark green boards, lacking original paper wrappers and advertising pages, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled page edges. Some breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £160
Lot 779:
Lot 779 Lot 779
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. 26th edition. Bound in dark brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers and one and only advertising page to front, with gilt titles to spine. Minor nicks to odd advertising page to rear, one with small loss to corner otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £200
Lot 780:
Lot 780 Lot 780
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. 27th edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers and advertising pages, with gilt titles to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £170
Lot 781:
Lot 781
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. 28th edition (second issue). Original paper wrappers, broken spine block, old tape to spine affecting the borders of the wrappers, odd faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £100
Lot 782:
Lot 782 Lot 782 Lot 782
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1892. 29th edition (second issue). Original paper wrappers. The book appears to have been bound at some point with inner remains of binding to spine, red speckled page edges, odd minor faults otherwise in very good condition. Presented in brown book box
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £130
Lot 783:
Lot 783
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893 and 1898. 30th & 35th editions. The 1893 with original paper wrappers bound in brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Darkened and worn wrappers with loss to edges, minor soiling otherwise in good condition. The 1898 edition lacking wrappers and advertising pages, some darkening to outer pages otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £90
Lot 784:
Lot 784
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894 and 1895. 31st & 32nd editions. Both lacking original wrappers and advertising pages. The 1894 edition bound in brown boards with gilt titles to spine, the photographic plate bound into the front of the book, the 1895 bound in green boards, gilt to all page edges, marbled end papers. Good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £90
Lot 785:
Lot 785
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896 and 1897. 33rd & 34th editions. Original wrappers. The 1896 edition with detached worn wrappers with loss to edges and corners, some breaking to spine block, complete loss of spine paper and soiling to odd page edges otherwise in good condition. The 1897 edition with detached wrappers, some wear and loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition. Both editions lacking photographic plate. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £145
Lot 786:
Lot 786
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1899. 36th edition. Original paper wrappers. Front wrapper cleanly detached, wear and some loss to spine paper, lacking photographic plate otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £110
Lot 787:
Lot 787
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900 and 1901. 37th & 38th editions. Both editions bound in brown boards, the 1900 lacking front wrapper, rear wrapper intact but with wear, age toning and loss, lacking three advertising pages at front, the title page laid down to card, lacking photographic plate otherwise in good condition. The 1901 edition with original wrappers with wear, age toning and loss to wrapper edges, lacking photographic plate otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £90
Lot 788:
Lot 788
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902 and 1903. 39th & 40th editions. Both editions bound in brown boards, with original wrappers and both lacking photographic plate. Both sets of wrappers with wear and loss to edges. The 1902 edition with loss to lower edge of two advertising pages at the rear otherwise in good condition. The 1903 edition in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £65
Lot 789:
Lot 789
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904. 41st edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear and darkening to spine paper with small loss otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £180
Lot 790:
Lot 790
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1905 and 1906. 42nd & 43rd editions. Both editions bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. Good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £65
Lot 791:
Lot 791
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907, 1911 and 1912. 44th, 48th & 49th editions. The 1907 bound in dark quarter leather, the other two editions in brown boards with gilt titles to spines. The 1907 edition, lacking original paper wrappers, is a presentation copy from the Editor Sydney H. Pardon. It has worn boards, heavy darkening to page block edge, Ex 'The Press Club Library' with odd stamp to pages. Stamp of 'C.S. Caine' journalist and later to be Wisden Editor to 'Preface' page. The 1911 edition with original paper wrappers, some wear, darkening and some loss to wrappers, lacking photographic plate and odd page a little tightly trimmed by the binder and the 1912 edition with lacking original wrappers and photographic plate otherwise all three in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £85
Lot 792:
Lot 792
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. 45th edition. Original paper wrappers. Front wrapper cleanly detached, some darkening to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £82
Lot 793:
Lot 793
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909, 1910 and 1913. 46th, 47th and 50th editions. All three editions bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. All three editions lacking photographic plates. The 1909 edition with some light wear and small loss, soiling to wrappers, the 1910 with some small loss to edges of rear wrapper, minor wear to the front wrapper and the 1913 edition with odd faults otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £75
Lot 794:
Lot 794
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. 51st edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight bowing and slight wear to spine, slight soiling to rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £220
Lot 795:
Lot 795
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1915. 52nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight darkening to spine paper otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £190
Lot 796:
Lot 796 Lot 796
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Very good+ condition. Rare war-time edition, rarely seen in this condition. Presented in brown and black quarter leather book box with gilt titles to edge
Estimate: £600/700
Hammer price: £650
Lot 797:
Lot 797
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917. 54th edition. Bound in dark brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Lacking first and last advertising page, some wear and rounding to corners of outer pages at front and rear, some browning to page otherwise in generally good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £78
Lot 798:
Lot 798 Lot 798
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. 55th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some light fading and light wear to spine paper otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition. Presented in brown and black quarter leather book box with gilt titles to edge
Estimate: £220/260
Hammer price: £260
Lot 799:
Lot 799
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1919. 56th edition. Bound in dark brown boards, with original wrappers, titles in gilt to front board and spine. Some wear to wrapper corners, some with small inset repair, some browning to page edges otherwise in good+ condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £160
Lot 800:
Lot 800
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920 and 1921. 57th & 58th editions. Both bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, titles in gilt to spine. The 1920 edition lacking rear wrapper. Both in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £90
Lot 801:
Lot 801
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922 and 1923. 59th & 60th editions. Both bound in light and dark brown boards, with original wrappers, titles in gilt to spine. The 1922 edition with wear, age toning and old tape marks to wrappers edge near to spine, the 1923 edition with darkened and age toned wrappers otherwise both in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £85
Lot 802:
Lot 802
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924 and 1925. 61st & 62nd editions. Both bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £125
Lot 803:
Lot 803
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926 and 1927. 63rd & 64th editions. Both bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, titles in gilt to spine. The 1927 edition lacking rear wrapper. Odd faults otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £70
Lot 804:
Lot 804
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928 and 1929. 65th & 66th editions. Both bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, titles in gilt to spine. Some wear and age toning to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £70
Lot 805:
Lot 805
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930 and 1931. 67th & 68th editions. Both bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, titles in gilt to spine. The 1930 edition lacking rear wrapper. Some wear, age toning and repair to the front wrapper of the 1930 edition, wear, age toning and small damage to the 1931 edition otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £95
Lot 806:
Lot 806
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932 and 1933. 69th & 70th editions. Both bound in light and dark brown boards, with original wrappers, titles in gilt to spine. The 1932 edition with minor faults to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. The 1933 edition with very worn and distressed wrappers, worn edges internally, a tired volume.... Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 807:
Lot 807
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. 71st edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £200
Lot 808:
Lot 808
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935 and 1936. 72nd & 73rd editions. Both bound in light brown boards, with original wrappers, titles in gilt to spine. Both editions with minor faults to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £80
Lot 809:
Lot 809
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937 and 1938. 74th & 75th editions. The 1937 edition bound in light brown boards, with original wrappers, titles in gilt to spine and in very good condition. The 1938 edition, also bound in brown board, with original cloth covers, titles in gilt to spine. Some wear and soiling to covers, some breaking to spine block otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £90
Lot 810:
Lot 810
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939 & 1940. 76th & 77th editions. Original cloth covers. Both editions with darkened spine papers, both with slight bowing to spine, both with some wear. Overall in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £180
Lot 811:
Lot 811
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 3200 paper copies printed in this war year. Slight darkening to spine paper, small amount of breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £170
Lot 812:
Lot 812
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 4100 paper copies printed in this war year. Slight darkening to spine paper otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £130
Lot 813:
Lot 813
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Slight darkening to spine paper, slight wear to front internal hinge otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £65
Lot 814:
Lot 814
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Slight wear to front internal hinge otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 815:
Lot 815
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd Edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 6500 paper copies printed in this war year. Good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £55
Lot 816:
Lot 816
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Original limp cloth covers. Some light/age toning to covers and spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 817:
Lot 817
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947, 1948 and 1949. Original limp cloth covers. Some bowing to the spines of the 1947 and 1949 editions otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 818:
Lot 818
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1950 and 1955. Original hardback editions. The 1950 with broken front internal hinges, soiling, wear to boards, some fading to title gilts, Overall in generally fair/good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £20
Lot 819:
Lot 819
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951, 1952, 1953 and 1954. Original limp cloth covers. Some bowing to the spines of the 1951 and 1952 editions, some breaking to internal hinges, some soiling. Overall in generally good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 820:
Lot 820
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956, 1957, 1958 and 1959. Original limp cloth covers. Some bowing to the spines of the 1956 and 1958 editions, some soiling and odd foxing to all four editions otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 821:
Lot 821
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960. Original hardback. Slight dulling to gilt titles on front board and spine paper, slight soiling to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £18
Lot 822:
Lot 822
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1961. Original hardback. Some dulling to gilt titles on front board and spine paper, slight soiling to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £32
Lot 823:
Lot 823
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962. Original hardback. Slight dulling to gilt titles on front board and spine paper, slight soiling to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £38
Lot 824:
Lot 824
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963. Original hardback. Slight dulling to gilt titles on front board, crease to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £18
Lot 825:
Lot 825
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1964. Original hardback. Good+ condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 826:
Lot 826
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965 and 1967. Original hardback editions, lacking dustwrappers. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 827:
Lot 827
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966 and 1968. Original hardback editions with dustwrappers. The 1966 dustwrapper with nicks, folds and tears and some soiling, the 1968 edition with some soiling otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
Lot 828:
Lot 828
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1969 and 1970. Original hardback editions with dustwrappers. The 1969 edition with some age toning and slight soiling to dustwrapper, the 1970 edition in generally good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 829:
Lot 829
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974 and 1975. Original hardback editions with dustwrappers with the exception of the 1971 edition which is in original limp cloth covers. Very slight bowing to the 1971 edition, slight age toning to the spines of the four hardback editions otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £120
Lot 830:
Lot 830 Lot 830
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1976 to 1985. Original hardback editions with dustwrappers. Very minor faults to odd dustwrapper otherwise in very good condition. Qty 10
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £140
Lot 831:
Lot 831 Lot 831
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1986 to 2020, lacking the 2019 edition. Original hardback editions with dustwrappers. Good/very good condition. Qty 34
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £190
Lot 832:
Lot 832
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. Some light fading to the spine of the 1998 edition otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £15

Lot 833:
Lot 833
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in yellow boards with titles in gilt to spine. Some wear to front wrapper with small loss to lower border and corner, minor wear to rear wrapper edges, very light foxing to outer pages at front and rear otherwise in good/very good condition. Ex E.E.G. Boucher collection, with bookplate to inside front yellow board
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £300
Lot 834:
Lot 834
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. The book with excellent wrappers and in very good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £400
Lot 835:
Lot 835
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Poor front wrapper with loss of print, heavy wear and loss to edges and some staining, the rear wrapper in better condition with old tape marks and adhesive marks to spine edge, small loss to top edge, minor foxing to outer pages at front and rear otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £160
Lot 836:
Lot 836
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. 21st edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Minor marks and wear to wrappers, minor foxing to outer pages at front and rear otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £280
Lot 837:
Lot 837
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1892. 29th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Some wear to edge of wrappers, near to the spine paper affecting the text slightly otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £130
Lot 838:
Lot 838
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893. 30th edition (second issue). Original paper wrappers. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £180
Lot 839:
Lot 839
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894. 31st edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Minor wear to rear wrapper, light foxing to odd pages otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £140
Lot 840:
Lot 840
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895. 32nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £120
Lot 841:
Lot 841
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896. 33rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Odd minor faults, light foxing otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £140
Lot 842:
Lot 842
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1897. 34th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Light soiling and wear to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £160
Lot 843:
Lot 843
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898. 35th edition. Original paper wrappers with replacement spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £90
Lot 844:
Lot 844
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1901. 28th edition. Original paper wrappers, laid down to facsimile boards and spine. Darkening and age toning to edges of wrappers and spine paper. Internally in good condition. Signed by Bell to top of front wrapper
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Formerly from the book collection of Richard Moor Bell who was a noted cricketer who played for London County between 1902-1904 and played regularly with W.G. Grace. He also played a lot of London club cricket, appearing for Sutton C.C. (Surrey) for around 40 years.
Lot 845:
Lot 845
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906. 43rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Some wear, staining and age toning to wrappers with small loss to print on front wrapper, small loss to lower corner, handwritten name of ownership to top border of front wrapper removed but still visible otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 846:
Lot 846
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920. 57th edition. Original paper wrappers. Darkening and age toning to spine paper and wrapper borders, some minor wear to wrappers, wear to spine paper with some loss otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £110
Lot 847:
Lot 847
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. 58th edition. Original paper wrappers. Old replacement spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition. From the book collection of Richard Moor Bell who was a noted cricketer who played for London County between 1902-1904. Bell has signed his name in pencil to front wrapper
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £75
Lot 848:
Lot 848
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. 59th edition. Original paper wrappers. Wrappers a little worn and soiled, light wear to spine. Possibility of restoration around the spine area otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £95
Lot 849:
Lot 849
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some fading, wear and soiling to wrappers and spine paper, some loss to spine paper, possibility of some restoration around the spine area, some soiling to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 850:
Lot 850
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. 61st edition. Original paper wrappers. Some fading, wear and soiling to wrappers and spine paper, some loss to spine paper, slight splitting to rear wrapper near to spine, some soiling to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45
Lot 851:
Lot 851
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Light wear to wrappers and spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £120
Lot 852:
Lot 852
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. 63rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear to wrappers, some wear to spine, slight soiling otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £48
Lot 853:
Lot 853
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear and soiling to wrappers, old tape marks to border of wrappers near to spine and the spine, possible restoration around the spine paper area otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 854:
Lot 854
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £120
Lot 855:
Lot 855
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929. 66th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper with old spine paper laid down otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £120
Lot 856:
Lot 856
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. 67th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper with old spine paper laid down otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £110
Lot 857:
Lot 857
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. 68th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some breaking to page block, some minor loss to spine block, minor wear to wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £65
Lot 858:
Lot 858
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Original paper wrappers. Very good condition. From the book collection of Richard Moor Bell who was a noted cricketer who played for London County between 1902-1904. Bell has signed his name in ink to top border of front wrapper and to first advert page
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £100
Lot 859:
Lot 859
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. 70th edition. Original paper wrappers. Light wear to spine paper otherwise in generally very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £130
Lot 860:
Lot 860
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. 71st edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight bowing to spine, some light wear to wrappers and spine paper, with small loss, slight soiling to top of page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £150
Lot 861:
Lot 861
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear to wrappers and spine paper, with small loss otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £100
Lot 862:
Lot 862
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £75
Lot 863:
Lot 863
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor bowing to spine, some minor age toning to wrappers and spine paper, small ink stain to page block edge otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £100
Lot 864:
Lot 864
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Original paper covers. Some slight bowing to spine, some minor age toning to wrappers and spine paper, spotting/foxing to spine block edge otherwise in generally good+ condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £65
Lot 865:
Lot 865
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Original paper covers. Ink signature to front cover of the book, slight bowing to spine, some age toning to the wrappers and spine paper, some wear to cover corners otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45

Lot 866:
Lot 866
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902, 1907 and 1908. 39th, 44th & 45th editions. All three editions bound in various brown boards with gilt titles to spine. The 1902 edition with wrappers, the other two editions lacking wrappers. The 1902 edition with worn and soiled wrappers, with old tape marks near to spine edge, internally good, the 1907 edition lacking the first advertising page, one page with old tape to spine edge and the 1908 edition complete with small amount of wear to the first advertising page otherwise all three in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £105
Lot 867:
Lot 867
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904, 1905, 1906 and 1909. 41st, 42nd, 43rd & 46th editions. All four editions bound in green/blue boards with gilt titles to spine, lacking original wrappers and all advertising pages at front and rear of each edition otherwise complete. The 1904 edition lacking photographic plate, some annotation to odd page internally, the 1905 and 1906 in good condition and the 1909 has some poor binding to two pages at the front of the book otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £110
Lot 868:
Lot 868
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910, 1913, 1914 and 1915. 47th, 50th, 51st & 52nd editions. All four editions bound in various coloured boards with gilt titles to spine, the first two with original paper wrappers and the latter two lacking original wrappers. Both the 1910 and 1913 have age toning and some wear to wrappers, plus old tape marks near to spine edge, the 1914 and 1915 editions in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £110
Lot 869:
Lot 869
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911 and 1912. 48th & 49th editions. Both books uniformly beautifully bound in blue quarter leather with excellent blue and brown marbled page edges and titles in gilt to spine. The two editions lacking wrappers and all advertising pages at front and rear. Some minor wear to leather extremities otherwise in very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £58
Lot 870:
Lot 870
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920, 1921 and 1922. 57th, 58th & 59th editions. All three editions rebound in various bindings, each with original wrappers intact, with gilt titles to boards. The wrappers of the 1920 edition are worn and slightly damaged with heavy soiling, the 1921 edition has good wrappers but the book appears a little tired and the 1922 edition in generally good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £90
Lot 871:
Lot 871
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923, 1924 and 1925. 60th, 61st & 62nd editions. All three editions uniformly rebound in brown boards, with original wrappers, gilt titles to boards. The wrappers of all three editions a little faded, age toned and worn, two with name handwritten in ink to top border of the front wrapper. Ink stain to the page block edge of the 1923 edition, some soiling otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £75
Lot 872:
Lot 872
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924, 1927, 1928 and 1929. 61st, 64th, 65th & 66th editions. All four editions rebound in light and dark brown boards, with original wrappers to three, gilt titles to boards. The 1924 and 1927 edition editions with faded and age toned wrappers, the 1924 edition with small loss to print on the front wrapper, the 1927 edition with wear and nicks to the front wrapper, the 1928 edition lacking original wrappers and the 1929 edition with front wrapper only which has been trimmed, slight foxing otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £110
Lot 873:
Lot 873
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. Rebound in brown boards, with paper wrappers, gilt titles to front board and spine. Small expertly repaired tear to bottom of front wrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 874:
Lot 874
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930, 1931 and 1933. 61st, 67th, 68th & 70th editions. All four editions uniformly rebound in dark brown boards, with original wrappers, gilt titles to boards. All with some wear and age toning to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £110
Lot 875:
Lot 875
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930, 1932, 1934 and 1937. 67th, 69th, 71st and 74th editions. All four editions rebound in various coloured boards with gilt titles to boards and spine. The 1930 edition lacking wrappers and last advertising page, some faults, some annotation internally, the 1932 with darkened and worn front wrapper, lacking rear wrapper and all advertising pages at rear, only fair condition and the 1934 and 1937 editions with repaired wrappers otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £120
Lot 876:
Lot 876
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Rebound in brown boards, with paper wrappers, gilt titles to front board and spine. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 877:
Lot 877
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Rebound in brown boards, with paper wrappers, gilt titles to front board and spine. Minor wear and slight soiling to wrappers, handwritten ink name of ownership and date to first advertising page otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £42
Lot 878:
Lot 878
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936, 1938, 1939 and 1940. 73rd, 75th, 76th and 77th editions. Rebound in light and dark brown boards, with paper wrappers and cloth covers, gilt titles to front board and spine. Three with minor wear and soiling to wrappers/covers, the 1940 a little heavily trimmed, the 1938 and 1939 editions with soiled and worn covers otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £110
Lot 879:
Lot 879
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Rebound in brown boards, with paper wrappers, gilt titles to front board and spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 880:
Lot 880
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 3200 paper copies printed in this war year. Small amount of breaking to front internal hinge, minor soiling to page block edge otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £180
Lot 881:
Lot 881
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 4100 paper copies printed in this war year. Wear, age toning and soiling to wrappers and spine paper, breaking to page block, breaking to internal hinges, some soiling and wear internally, about fair/good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 882:
Lot 882
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor small foxing spots to spine paper and to rear cover otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 883:
Lot 883
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Some dulling to gilt titles on the spine and to a lesser extent to front board, minor bump to front board and minor small crease to edge of rear board, minor wear to front internal hinge otherwise in good+ condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £200
Lot 884:
Lot 884
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd Edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 6500 paper copies printed in this war year. Slightly cocked spine to the right otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50
Lot 885:
Lot 885
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. 83rd edition. Original hardback. Only 5000 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Faded gilt titles to spine, name of ownership written to first advertising page, small amount of damage to last page, some foxing to page block edge otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £50
Lot 886:
Lot 886
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947, 1948, 1949 and 1950. Original hardback. The first two editions with usual browning to pages due to use of war-time paper, The 1947 edition with fading to gilt titles, slight breaking to front internal hinge, the 1948 edition with faded gilt titles, broken internal hinges, only fair condition, the 1949 edition with fading to gilt titles and wear to spine, mark to front board, broken internal hinges and the 1950 edition in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £80
Lot 887:
Lot 887
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951, 1952 and 1953. Original hardback. The 1951 and 1952 editions with broken internal hinges, the 1951 edition with mark and small amount of wear to front board and fading to the gilt titles on the spine, the 1952 edition with fading to the gilt titles on the spine otherwise in good condition and the 1953 edition with odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Lot 888:
Lot 888
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954, 1955 and 1956. Original hardback. All three editions with dulling to gilt titles on the spines, the first two with lesser dulling to the front boards, odd faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 889:
Lot 889
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957, 1958, 1960 and 1961. Original hardback. Three of the four editions with dulling to gilt titles on the spines and the front boards, slight warping to the boards of the 1957 edition, the 1958 edition in good condition but lacking the first advertising page, the 1960 edition with smear of white paint to the front board and broken front internal hinges and the 1961 edition with a small bump to the top of the front and rear boards, odd faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 890:
Lot 890
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Minor marks to front board, minor creasing to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £25
Lot 891:
Lot 891
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962 and 1964. Original hardback. Small bump to the top of the front and rear boards to both editions, slight wear and creasing to spine paper of the 1962 edition, name of ownership written to top of first advertising page of both editions otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £62
Lot 892:
Lot 892
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963. Original hardback. Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £25
Lot 893:
Lot 893
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966 to 1969. Original hardback editions, three with original dustwrappers (1966, 1967 and 1969), two with replacement dustwrappers (1965 & 1968). The original dustwrappers worn with some soiling, nicks and tears, only fair. The books themselves in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £70
Lot 894:
Lot 894
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1970 and 1971. Original hardback editions, lacking original dustwrappers, but with replacement dustwrappers, good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £48
Lot 895:
Lot 895
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £32
Lot 896:
Lot 896 Lot 896
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1973 to 2013. Original hardback editions with original dustwrappers with the exception of the 1974 edition which has a replacement dustwrapper. Some of the earlier dustwrappers have nicks and tears and some age toning, the spine of the 2003 dustwrapper has some light fading otherwise in good condition throughout. Qty 41
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 897:
Lot 897
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1949, 1951, 1952, 1953 and 1954. Original limp cloth covers. The 1949 edition with some bowing to spine and some soiling to covers, the other four editions with odd faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £48
Lot 898:
Lot 898
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956, 1957, 1958, 1961, 1964 and 1966. Original limp cloth covers. The 1956 edition with some bowing to spine, the 1957 edition with some age toning to spine paper, odd minor faults to the remaining books otherwise in good condition. Qty 6
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
Lot 899:
Lot 899 Lot 899 Lot 899
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947, 1949, 1951 (2 copies), 1952, 1953 (2 copies), 1954, 1957, 1958, 1960, 1961, 1963, 1974 (3), 1975 (2), 1976 (3), 1977 (3), 1978 (4), 1979 (4), 1980 (3), 1981 (3), 1982 (2), 1983 (2), 1984 (2), 1985 (2), 1986 (3), 1987 and 1988. Original limp cloth covers. Good quantity of soft back editions with much duplication, mixed condition, some with age toning to spine papers, some bowing to spines, the 1947 edition in only fair condition, odd further faults to odd copies otherwise in overall good condition. Qty 51
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £80
Lot 900:
Lot 900 Lot 900
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955, 1956, 1959, 1963, 1966, 1967, 1975 to 1978, 1979 (2 copies), 1980 (2 copies), 1981 (3), 1982 (2), 1983 (3), 1984 (4), 1985 (2), 1988 and 1990 plus Plus 'Index to Wisden 1864-1984'. Compiled by D. Barnard (HB). Original hardback editions with dustwrapper with the exception of the 1967 edition which is rebound lacking wrappers. The 1966, 1975 to 1978 are lacking original dustwrappers but have replacement ones. The 1982 edition lacking dustwrapper. Good quantity of hardback editions with some duplication, some faults, generally in overall good condition. Qty 31
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £85

Lot 901:
Lot 901
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898. 35th edition. Bound in brown boards, with original rear wrapper, lacking front wrapper and first advertising page, titles in gilt to spine. Some wear and soiling to rear wrapper otherwise in good condition. Sold with a similar edition for 1903, 40th edition, bound in brown board, lacking original wrappers and advertising pages at the front of the book. Plus a similar edition for 1904, 41st edition, bound in brown board, lacking original wrappers and odd advertising page. Odd faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £110
Lot 902:
Lot 902
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1899. Willows softback reprint (1995) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 21/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 903:
Lot 903
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900. Willows softback reprint (1996) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 124/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 904:
Lot 904
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1901. Willows hardback reprint (1996) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 456/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £95
Lot 905:
Lot 905
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902. Willows softback reprint (1997) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 216/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 906:
Lot 906
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1905. Willows hardback reprint (1998) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 907:
Lot 907
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906. Willows softback reprint (1999) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 6/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 908:
Lot 908
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: £35
Lot 909:
Lot 909
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. Willows softback reprint (2000) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 85/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 910:
Lot 910
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910. Willows softback reprint (2001) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 238/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 911:
Lot 911
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911. Willows hardback reprint (2001) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 912:
Lot 912
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912. Willows softback reprint (2001) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 58/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 913:
Lot 913
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913. Willows hardback reprint (2002) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 100/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 914:
Lot 914 Lot 914
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. 51st edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Some age toning and wear to wrappers, slight staining to rear wrapper, some soiling to page block otherwise in good condition. Sold with a similar rebound edition for 1908, 45th edition. Tight trimming by the binder otherwise in very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £65
Lot 915:
Lot 915
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1915. Willows softback reprint (2002) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 222/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 916:
Lot 916 Lot 916
'The Wisden Collector's Guide'. Jonathan Rice and Andrew Renshaw. London 2011. Also 'The Little Wonder. The Remarkable History of Wisden'. Robert Winder. London 2013. Sold with a run of special limited large format editions 2006 to 2014, two in slip case. Limited edition of 5000 copies, Wisden Book of Test Cricket Volumes 1-6 and six further Wisden publications. G/VG. Qty 24. In two boxes
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £35
Lot 917:
Lot 917
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920. Willows hardback reprint (2003) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 213/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 918:
Lot 918
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. Willows softback reprint (2005) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 157/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 919:
Lot 919
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. Willows hardback reprint (2006) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-numbered limited edition. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 920:
Lot 920 Lot 920
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923 and 1926. 60th & 63rd editions. Both bound in dark brown boards with original wrappers bound in, gilt titles to spine. The 1923 edition with old tape marks to edge of wrappers, the 1926 edition with soiled and worn wrappers otherwise both editions in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £42
Lot 921:
Lot 921
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. Willows softback reprint (2006) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 66/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 922:
Lot 922
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. Willows hardback reprint (2007) with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 923:
Lot 923
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. Willows hardback reprint (2007) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition, a review copy. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 924:
Lot 924
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Bound in dark brown boards, with original wrappers bound in, with gilt titles to spine. Good condition. The name 'E.T. Killick' handwritten to top edge of first advertising page. Appears to be the signature of the Reverend Edgar Thomas Killick. Middlesex & England 1926-1939
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 925:
Lot 925
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929. Willows softback reprint (2008) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition, a review copy. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £48
Lot 926:
Lot 926
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. 67th edition. Bound in dark brown boards, with original wrappers bound in, with gilt titles to spine. Good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 927:
Lot 927 Lot 927
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931 and 1932. 68th & 69th editions. Both bound in dark brown boards with original wrappers bound in, gilt titles to spine. Both editions with some soiling and wear to wrappers, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 928:
Lot 928 Lot 928 Lot 928
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933, 1934 and 1935. 70th to 72nd editions. All three editions bound in dark brown boards with original wrappers bound in, gilt titles to spine. The 1933 edition with faded and worn wrappers, the 1934 edition with good clean wrappers, the book rather tightly trimmed by the binder and the 1935 edition may well have replica wrappers otherwise all in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £110
Lot 929:
Lot 929
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. Willows hardback reprint (2011) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 371/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 930:
Lot 930
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. Willows hardback reprint (2011) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 213/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £75
Lot 931:
Lot 931 Lot 931
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938 and 1950. 75th & 87th editions. The 1938 edition bound in brown boards with original wrappers bound in, gilt titles to front board and spine. Good/very good condition. The 1950 edition bound in brown boards lacking original wrappers, gilt titles to spine otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
Lot 932:
Lot 932
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. Willows hardback reprint (2012) with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £80
Lot 933:
Lot 933
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1940. Willows hardback reprint (2003) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 309/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 934:
Lot 934 Lot 934
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948. 85th edition. Bound in green half calf leather, gilt spine dated and numbered 'Vol. 58' with initials 'P.F.W.' in gilt, lacking original wrappers, mottled page edges. Very good condition. Signed to the title page in ink by Warner. Formerly the property and from the collection of Sir Pelham Francis Warner. Middlesex and England 1894-1929
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
Lot 935:
Lot 935
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948. Original hardback. Usual browning to page edges, odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £90
Lot 936:
Lot 936
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1949, 1951 and 1952. Original hardbacks. The 1948 edition with broken internal hinges, wear and fading to boards and spine and breaking to edges of spine, only fair condition. The 1951 edition with dulling to spine and front board gilt titles, broken rear internal hinges otherwise in generally good condition and the 1952 edition with name and address handwritten in small lettering to inside front board otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 937:
Lot 937
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1953. Original hardback. Minor wear to gilt title on spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 938:
Lot 938
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954 and 1955. Original hardbacks. The 1954 edition with dulled gilt titles to front board and spine, the 1955 edition in good condition. Both editions with some soiling and staining to page block edges. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 939:
Lot 939
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Minor wrinkling to spine paper, odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £18
Lot 940:
Lot 940
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957. Original hardback. Slight dulling to gilt titles otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £40
Lot 941:
Lot 941
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1958. Original hardback. Slight dulling to gilt titles otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £18
Lot 942:
Lot 942
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Very minor staining to top edge of front board otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 943:
Lot 943
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960. Original hardback. Signatures of ownership to inside front board otherwise in good/very condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £45
Lot 944:
Lot 944
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1961. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £40
Lot 945:
Lot 945
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £45
Lot 946:
Lot 946
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962, 1963 and 1964. Original hardbacks. The 1962 edition with dulling to gilt titles, broken rear internal hinges and ownership signature to inside front board, the 1963 edition with broken front internal hinges and the 1964 edition with dulling to front board gilt titles otherwise all three in good condition, the 1964 edition good/very good
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 947:
Lot 947
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £60
Lot 948:
Lot 948
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966 and 1967. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. The 1966 edition with soiling and foxing to dustwrapper, soiling and foxing to page block edge otherwise in good condition. The 1967 edition in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 949:
Lot 949
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1968 and 1969. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. The 1968 edition with soiling and foxing to dustwrapper, soiling and foxing to page block edge otherwise in good condition. The 1969 edition in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 950:
Lot 950 Lot 950
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1970. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Presentation handwritten inscription to rear dustwrapper, handwritten note to front dustwrapper otherwise in very good condition. Sold with a softback edition for 1970, some bowing to spine otherwise in good + condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £55
Lot 951:
Lot 951
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1971. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Minor wear and soiling to dustwrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 952:
Lot 952
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972 to 1975. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Minor soiling to dustwrapper and page block edge of odd edition otherwise in generally good/very good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £100
Lot 953:
Lot 953
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1976 to 1990. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Odd faults otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 15
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £80
Lot 954:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1991 to 2020. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Fading to the spine of the 2003 edition, odd faults otherwise in generally good/very good condition. Qty 30
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £140

Lot 955:
Lot 955
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Original paper wrappers. Very minor wear with nicks to edges of front wrapper, rear wrapper in similar condition but with small tear to wrapper edge resulting in small loss, wear with some loss to spine paper causing slight splitting, slight age toning to wrappers otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £600
Lot 956:
Lot 956
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight age toning to wrappers, very minor wear with odd nick to edges of wrappers, minor wear with small loss to spine paper otherwise in very good condition. This edition rarely seen in this condition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £750
Lot 957:
Lot 957
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight age toning to wrappers, minor wear with very small loss to spine paper at head and base of spine otherwise in very good condition. This edition rarely seen in this condition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £700
Lot 958:
Lot 958
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight age toning to wrappers, some wear to edge of front wrapper where it meets the spine, minor nicks and small corner loss to rear wrapper, small minor loss to spine paper otherwise in generally very good condition
Estimate: £280/350
Hammer price: £480
Lot 959:
Lot 959
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. 23rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight age toning to wrappers, some wear with small loss to spine paper, slight breaking to internal hinges and page block otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £360
Lot 960:
Lot 960
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some age toning to wrappers, some wear with loss to spine paper, slight breaking to page block otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £280
Lot 961:
Lot 961
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. 25th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some age toning to wrappers, some wear with small loss to spine paper, slight breaking to page block otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £280
Lot 962:
Lot 962
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. 26th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some minor wear and age toning to wrappers, almost total loss to spine paper, some breaking to page block otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £240
Lot 963:
Lot 963
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. 28th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some minor wear and age toning to wrappers, darkening to spine paper, some wear and minor loss to spine paper otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £350
Lot 964:
Lot 964
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1892. 29th edition. Original paper wrappers. Bound in brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Staining to both front and rear wrappers, minor staining and foxing to odd internal page otherwise in good+ condition. Sold with a rebound edition for 1890 and 1891, two editions bound as one, in poor condition. Neither edition appears complete. Plus opening parts of an 1897 edition. Qty 3
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £110
Lot 965:
Lot 965
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893. 30th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some minor wear and age toning to wrappers, darkening to spine paper, wear and heavy loss to spine paper otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £130
Lot 966:
Lot 966
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894. 31st edition. Original paper wrappers. Some minor wear and age toning to wrappers, darkening to spine paper, wear and loss to spine paper, some breaking to page block otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £120
Lot 967:
Lot 967
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896. 33rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Rear wrapper cleanly detached, name of ownership neatly handwritten to top border of front wrapper, complete loss of spine paper, some breaking to spine block, minor corner loss to rear wrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £85
Lot 968:
Lot 968
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896. 33rd edition. Original hardback. Minor tear to page liii/liv otherwise in very good condition, this edition rarely seen in this condition. The rare first issue of the original hardback with titles bright
Estimate: £8000/12000
Hammer price: £12000
Lot 969:
Lot 969
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898. 35th edition. Original paper wrappers. Bound in brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Some age toning to wrappers otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £70
Lot 970:
Lot 970
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1899. 36th edition. Original paper wrappers. Bound in brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Some age toning, wear and odd ink blot to wrappers otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £70
Lot 971:
Lot 971
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900. 37th edition. Original paper wrappers. Bound in brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Some age toning and minor wear to wrappers otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £80
Lot 972:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1901. 38th edition. Original hardback. Very good condition with gilt titles bright. A rare early hardback edition
Estimate: £1000/1500
Hammer price: £1700
Lot 973:
Lot 973
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902, 1903, 1904 and 1908. 39th, 40th, 41st & 45th editions. The 1902 with original front paper wrappers, lacking rear wrapper, crude plain paper spine attached, lacking photographic plate, lacking rear advertising pages, the 1903 edition lacking original wrappers and appears incomplete and the 1904 edition bound in maroon boards, lacking original wrappers and front and rear advertising pages. The 1908 edition with original wrappers, page block broken and book in two parts, appears to be lacking page 385/386 otherwise in good condition. Bought as seen, viewing essential, not subject to return. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £75
Lot 974:
Lot 974
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1905. 57th edition. Original paper wrappers. Bound in brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Some darkening and age toning to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
Lot 975:
Lot 975
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920. 57th edition. Original paper wrappers. Darkening, wear and heavy loss to spine paper, minor wear and loss to wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 976:
Lot 976
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear and small loss to spine paper, some wear to rear wrapper, odd ink blot to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 977:
Lot 977
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. 70th edition. Original hardback. Some general wear and soiling to boards and spine paper, some dulling and fading to gilt titles. Internally in good+ condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £190
Lot 978:
Lot 978
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Original hardback. Some dulling and fading to gilt titles on the spine paper, minor bumping to corners otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £380
Lot 979:
Lot 979
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Original hardback. Tear to head of spine paper, minor wear and odd corner bump to boards, internally good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £160
Lot 980:
Lot 980
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Original hardback. Minor breaking to front internal hinge, slight dulling to gilt titles on spine otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £220
Lot 981:
Lot 981
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original hardback. Only 800 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Very minor staining to front board, slight dulling to gilt titles on front board and spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £280/350
Hammer price: £500
Lot 982:
Lot 982
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original hardback. Only 900 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Minor wear to head and base of spine paper otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £440
Lot 983:
Lot 983
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Minor dulling to gilt titles on spine, bump to corner of rear board otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £150
Lot 984:
Lot 984
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Very minor nick to top edge of first advertising page otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £260
Lot 985:
Lot 985
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. 83rd edition. Original hardback. Only 5000 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Odd minor fault otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £120
Lot 986:
Lot 986
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947. Original hardback. Broken front and rear internal hinges, usual browning to paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £48
Lot 987:
Lot 987
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1949. Original hardback. Some splitting to rear internal hinges, odd minor faults otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £22
Lot 988:
Lot 988
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1950. Original hardback. Minor wear to head and base of spine paper, slight dulling to gilt titles on the spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £35
Lot 989:
Lot 989
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £45
Lot 990:
Lot 990
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1952 and 1953. Original hardback editions. The 1952 edition with broken internal front hinges and the 1953 edition with wear to front internal hinges. Both editions with very minor foxing to page block edge otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 991:
Lot 991
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954 and 1955. Original hardback editions. The 1954 edition with slight wear and dulling to gilt titles on the front board and spine, minor wear to spine paper and the 1955 edition with minor wear to the spine paper. Both editions with very minor foxing to page block edge. Good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Lot 992:
Lot 992
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Sold with a softback edition for 1957, some soiling and age toning to spine otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £22
Lot 993:
Lot 993
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1958 and 1959. Original hardback editions. Some light soiling to page block edge to both editions, odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 994:
Lot 994
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960 and 1961. Original hardback editions. Some light soiling to page block edge to both editions, minor wear to gilt titles on front boards otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 995:
Lot 995
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962, 1963 and 1964. The 1962 and 1964 are original hardback editions, the 1963 is a softback edition. The two hardback editions with odd minor faults, the 1963 edition with some bowing to spine and age toning to spine. Some light soiling to page block edge to all three editions otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £80
Lot 996:
Lot 996
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1964. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 997:
Lot 997
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965, 1966 and 1967. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Some soiling, wear and nicks to dustwrapper spines otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 998:
Lot 998
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1968 and 1969. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Minor wear and slight age toning to dustwrapper spines otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £80
Lot 999:
Lot 999
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1970. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Very minor age toning to dustwrapper spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1000:
Lot 1000
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1971. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Very minor age toning and soiling to dustwrapper spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1001:
Lot 1001
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972, 1973 and 1974. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Minor age toning to dustwrapper spines, the 1973 edition with slight soiling to dustwrapper front and nicks to dustwrapper edges otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1002:
Lot 1002
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1975 to 1990. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Faults to odd dustwrapper otherwise in good condition. Sold with a softback edition for 1980 in fair/good condition. Qty 17
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1003:
Lot 1003
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1991 to 2010 and 2013 (150th edition). Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Faults to odd dustwrapper otherwise in good condition. Qty 21. Plus a few Wisden related publications
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £42

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