Wisden. Original Cloth Covered, Paper Wrappered & Rebound Editions

Lot 915:
Lot 915
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1978, 1981, 1983, 1988 - 1990, 1992, 1994, 1996 - 2013. 1978, 1981, 1983 & 1988 are original limp cloth cover editions. 1989 - 2013 are original hardback editions. The limp cloth cover editions have odd minor faults otherwise all in good condition. The hardback editions are without dust wrappers with exception of the 2013 edition, all in good condition. Qty 26
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
Lot 916:
Lot 916
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1959 to 1964 and 2013. The editions for 1959 to 1962 in original limp cloth covers, the editions for 1963, 1964 and 2013 are original hardbacks. Some minor marks to the boards of the 1963 and 1964 editions, minor bowing to odd softback edition otherwise in good condition. Qty 7
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 917:
Lot 917
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951 to 1954. Original limp cloth covers. The 1951 edition has a slight bow to spine and wear to spine paper, breaking to front and rear internal hinges, signature in pen to first advertisement page. The 1952 edition has a slight bow to spine and some wrinkling to spine paper, breaking to front internal hinge and scuff to page block edge, both with a odd minor faults. The 1953 edition has a slight bow to spine and spotting to head of page block, the 1954 edition has a slight bow to spine, some light fading and wear to spine paper, minor breaking to front and internal hinges otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
Lot 918:
Lot 918 Lot 918
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1950, 1951 and 1976 to 2011. Original limp cloth covers. Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 38
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 919:
Lot 919
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900. 37th edition. Bound in red boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Breaking to front internal hinges, torn hole in third contents page Red speckled page block edges. Light fading to spine otherwise in good condition. Inconsistent trimming by the book binder and breaking at rear internal hinges. Pages checked, lacking six front advertisement pages otherwise complete with '5 Cricketers of the Season' photo-plate
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 920:
Lot 920
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895. 32nd edition. Original paper wrappers. minor chipping and wear to spine paper with very small loss, minor staining to page block edge, light fold to front wrapper corner otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £230
Lot 921:
Lot 921
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. 26th edition. Original paper wrappers. Very minor chipping and small loss to head and base of spine paper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £550
Lot 922:
Lot 922
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Bound in brown quarter leather boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Lacking the front advertising page otherwise in very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £170
Lot 923:
Lot 923
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880, 1881 & 1882. 17th-19th editions. The three editions bound as one in blue boards, lacking the first advertising page of each year. This book was from the library of John Shuter. Kent, Surrey and England 1874-1909 and is signed by Shuter in ink to front end paper. Very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £340
Lot 924:
Lot 924
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1877. 14th edition. Bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Green page edges. Very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare
Estimate: £700/1000
Hammer price: £1350
Lot 925:
Lot 925
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1876. 13th edition. Bound in light brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Odd very minor foxing otherwise in very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Ex Auty collection. Rare
Estimate: £700/1000
Hammer price: £700
Lot 926:
Lot 926
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1873. 10th edition. Bound in blue boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Red speckled page edges. Broken front internal hinges otherwise in good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare. Ex Boulcott Collection
Estimate: £800/1200
Hammer price: £900
Lot 927:
Lot 927
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1871. Eighth edition. Lacking original paper wrappers, bound in facsimile wrappers. Minor foxing to front and rear pages and to page block edge otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare
Estimate: £700/1000
Hammer price: £860
Lot 928:
Lot 928
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1870. 7th edition. Bound in light brown boards, original rear wrapper, lacking front wrapper, with titles in gilt to spine. Small corner loss to page 141/142 (corner piece preserved in book), breaking to internal hinges of brown boards otherwise in very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Ex Auty collection. Rare
Estimate: £1000/1500
Hammer price: £900
Lot 929:
Lot 929
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1866. 3rd edition. Bound in dark brown boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Red speckled page edges.Good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare. Ex-Auty Collection
Estimate: £1200/1600
Hammer price: £1550
A library of Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks formerly the property of R.W. Iremonger-Watts who was a pre war Dorset county cricketer. The majority of books have been signed by Iremonger-Watts to front end paper
Lot 930:
Lot 930
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1894-1895 and 1896-1897. 31st to 34th editions. The four books bound in pairs. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Both pairs of books lacking front and rear advertising pages, breaking to internal hinges, breaking to binding, rear board detached from the 1896-1897 edition, light fading to spines otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £130
Lot 931:
Lot 931
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1898 and 1899. 35th & 36th editions. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Both pairs of books lacking front and rear advertising pages and light fading to spines otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £80
Lot 932:
Lot 932
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1900 and 1901. 37th & 38th editions. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Both pairs of books lacking front and rear advertising pages and light fading to spines otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £80
Lot 933:
Lot 933
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1902 and 1903. 39th & 40th editions. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. The 1902 edition lacking the majority of rear advertising pages, the 1903 edition lacking the last rear advertising page, light fading to spines otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £90
Lot 934:
Lot 934
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1904 and 1905. 41st & 42nd editions. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Both books checked and complete. Some light fading to spines otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
Lot 935:
Lot 935
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1906, 1907 and 1908. 43rd to 45th editions. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. The 1906 edition lacking the first advertising page, the 1907 edition complete and the 1908 lacking the last rear advertising page. Some light fading to spines otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £110
Lot 936:
Lot 936
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1909, 1910 and 1911. 46th to 48th editions. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Pages checked, complete. Some light fading to spines otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £100
Lot 937:
Lot 937
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1912, 1913, 1914 and 1915. 49th to 52nd editions. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. The 1912 edition complete, the 1913 edition lacking last advertising page, the 1914 and 1915 editions complete. Some light fading to spines otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £140
Lot 938:
Lot 938
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled pages edges. Light fading to spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £160
Lot 939:
Lot 939
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917. 54th edition. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled pages edges. Light fading to spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £90
Lot 940:
Lot 940
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. 55th edition. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled pages edges. Light fading to spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £90
Lot 941:
Lot 941
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1919. 56th edition. Bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled pages edges. Light fading to spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 942:
Lot 942
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1920, 1921, 1922, 1923 and 1924. 57th to 61st editions. All bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled pages edges. Light fading to spines, the 1921 edition lacking last rear advertising page, the 1923 lacking first three advertising pages at front, all others complete otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £130
Lot 943:
Lot 943
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1925, 1926, 1927, 1928 and 1929. 62nd to 66th editions. All bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled and marbled pages edges. With the exception of the 1927 and 1928 editions which have good original wrappers bound in. Light fading to spines of the first two editions, the 1929 edition lacking advertising pages at front and rear, all others complete otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £150
Lot 944:
Lot 944
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933 and 1934. 67th to 71st editions. All bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine, marbled pages edges. All editions complete and in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £180
Lot 945:
Lot 945
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, 1939 and 1940. 72nd to 72nd editions. All bound in maroon boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine, marbled pages edges, with the exception of the 1940 edition which has original covers. The 1938 edition lacking last rear advertising page, all other editions complete and in good condition. Qty 6
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £185
Lot 946:
Lot 946
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1941 & 1942. 78th & 79th editions. Both editions with original front limp cloth covers only, lacking rear cover, bound in maroon boards, with titles in gilt to spine, marbled pages edges. Lacking pages 412 to 426 at the rear of the 1941 edition and pages 381-391at the rear of the 1942 edition, some irregular trimming by book binder otherwise in good+ condition. Rare war time editions
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45
Lot 947:
Lot 947
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original front limp cloth covers only, lacking rear cover, bound in maroon boards, with titles in gilt to spine, marbled pages edges. Lacking the last advertising page to rear, some slight irregular trimming by book binder otherwise in good+ condition. Rare war time edition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 948:
Lot 948
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original front limp cloth covers only, lacking rear cover, bound in maroon boards, with titles in gilt to spine, marbled pages edges. Some slight irregular trimming by book binder otherwise in good+ condition. Rare war time edition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 949:
Lot 949
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original limp cloth covers, bound in maroon boards, with titles in gilt to spine, marbled pages edges. Some slight irregular trimming by book binder otherwise in good+ condition. Rare war time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £45
Lot 950:
Lot 950
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1946 to 1952. Seven editions with original limp cloth covers, bound in maroon boards, with titles in gilt to spine, marbled pages edges. Some slight irregular trimming by book binder otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 7
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £45

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