Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks Various Collections

Lot 1042:
Lot 1042
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895. 32nd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in navy blue boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Some soiling and age toning to wrappers, newspaper cutting laid down to inside of rear wrapper, minor foxing otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1043:
Lot 1043
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896. 33rd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in navy blue boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Good+ condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1044:
Lot 1044
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1897. 34th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in navy blue boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Minor soiling to wrappers otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1045:
Lot 1045
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898. 35th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in navy blue boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Some soiling to front wrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1046:
Lot 1046
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1899. 36th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in navy blue boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Ownership name to top border of front wrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1047:
Lot 1047 Lot 1047
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900, 1901 & 1902. 37th, 38th & 39th editions. All three editions bound in light brown boards, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1900 edition with original paper wrappers, the 1901 edition lacking original wrappers and the 1902 edition with front wrapper, lacking rear. Darkening, soiling and wear to the wrappers of the 1900 edition with minor loss to front wrapper extremities, the front wrapper of the 1902 edition darkened and soiled with some wear otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £200
Lot 1048:
Lot 1048
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1903, 1904 & 1905. 40th to 42nd editions. All three editions bound in blue boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. The 1903 edition lacking the first seven pages, the photo-plate and the rear advertising pages, the 1904 edition, with somewhat irregular trimming, lacking the first two advertising pages and with nick to edge of the first page and the 1905 edition has some old tape reinforcement to pages 206-211 otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £140
Lot 1049:
Lot 1049
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906, 1907 & 1908. 43rd to 45th editions. All three editions bound in blue boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. The 1907 edition has some old tape reinforcement to four pages, pages clxxvi-clxxv and pages 2 to 3 otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1050:
Lot 1050
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909, 1910 & 1911. 46th to 48th editions. All three editions bound in blue boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. The 1910 edition has small old tape repair to page 33 of the second section and minor annotation and the 1911 edition has minor annotation internally otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1051:
Lot 1051
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912, 1913, 1914 & 1915. 49th to 52nd editions. All four editions bound in blue boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. The 1912 edition has a newspaper cutting attached to page 224 of the second section and slightly tight trimming in certain places otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £140
Lot 1052:
Lot 1052
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1916. 53rd Edition. Excellent original paper wrappers, bound in blue boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Very good condition. Rare war time edition
Estimate: £240/280
Hammer price: £290
Lot 1053:
Lot 1053
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917, 1918 & 1919. 54th to 56th editions. All three editions bound as one in blue boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt lettering to spine, red speckled page edges. Minor annotation to odd page otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war time editions
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £180
Lot 1054:
Lot 1054
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920, 1921 & 1922. 57th to 59th editions. All three editions bound in blue boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. The 1921 edition lacking final advertising page, minor annotation otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1055:
Lot 1055
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923 & 1924. 60th and 61st editions. The 1923 edition lacking front wrapper but retaining rear wrapper, the 1924 complete with both wrappers and both in very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1056:
Lot 1056
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925 & 1926. 62nd and 63rd editions. Both editions bound in blue boards, lacking original front wrappers but retaining rear wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. The 1926 edition with splitting to blue binding at spine edge otherwise in very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1057:
Lot 1057
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1058:
Lot 1058
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1059:
Lot 1059
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929. 66th edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Light crease to front wrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1060:
Lot 1060
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. 67th edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1061:
Lot 1061
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. 68th edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1062:
Lot 1062
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1063:
Lot 1063
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. 70th edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine. Ink stain to top border of front wrapper, minor stain to top of rear wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1064:
Lot 1064
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. 71st edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1065:
Lot 1065
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine. Light crease to rear wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1066:
Lot 1066
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1067:
Lot 1067
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1068:
Lot 1068
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original covers and titles in gilt to spine. Odd minor foxing to wrappers otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1069:
Lot 1069
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine. Good+ condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1070:
Lot 1070
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1940. 77th edition. Bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers and titles in gilt to spine. Good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1071:
Lot 1071
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941 and 1942. 78th & 79th editions. Bound together in blue boards complete with original wrappers to each copy and titles in gilt to spine. Both editions in very good condition. Rare war-time editions
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1072:
Lot 1072
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943 and 1944. 80th & 81st editions. Bound together in blue boards complete with original wrappers to each copy and titles in gilt to spine. The 1943 edition has light crease to rear wrapper otherwise both editions in very good condition. Rare war-time editions
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1073:
Lot 1073 Lot 1073
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945 & 1946 and 1947. 82nd, 83rd and 84th editions. The 1945 and 1946 editions bound together. The books bound in blue boards complete with original wrappers to each copy and titles in gilt to spine. All three editions in very good condition. Rare war-time editions. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1074:
Lot 1074
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948. Original hardback. Minor wear to head and base of spine paper, normal browning to page edges otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1075:
Lot 1075
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1949 and 1950. Original hardbacks. The 1949 edition with mark to front board and cocked spine otherwise in good condition. The 1950 edition in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1076:
Lot 1076
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951 and 1952. Original hardbacks. Both editions with cocked spines, the 1951 to a lesser extent, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1077:
Lot 1077
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1953. Original hardback. Odd very minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1078:
Lot 1078
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954. Original hardback. Odd very minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1079:
Lot 1079
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955. Original hardback. Odd very minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1080:
Lot 1080
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Good+ condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1081:
Lot 1081
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957. Original hardback. Wrinkling to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1082:
Lot 1082
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1958 and 1959. Original hardbacks. Both books with cocked spine otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1083:
Lot 1083
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960. Original hardback. Minor marks and dulling to gilts to front board, slightly cocked spine otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1084:
Lot 1084
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1961 and 1962. Original hardbacks. Some spotting and staining to boards of both books, the 1962 edition with cocked spine otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £48
Lot 1085:
Lot 1085
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963 and 1964. Original hardbacks. Minor wear and dulling of gilts to the boards of the 1963 and slightly cocked spine, the 1963 edition with similar small faults to boards otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1086:
Lot 1086
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965 and 1966. Original hardbacks lacking dustwrappers. Slight dulling of gilts to boards otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1087:
Lot 1087
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some age toning and soiling to dustwrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1088:
Lot 1088
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1968. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Minor age toning and wear to dustwrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1089:
Lot 1089
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1969. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Minor faults to dustwrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1090:
Lot 1090
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1970. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Very minor faults to dustwrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1091:
Lot 1091
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1971. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some soiling to dustwrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1092:
Lot 1092
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972 to 1975. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. The 1972 edition with cocked spine, soiling and wear to dustwrappers, tape repair to the dustwrapper of the 1973 edition otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1093:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972 to 1975. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. The 1972 edition with cocked spine, soiling and wear to dustwrappers, tape repair to the dustwrapper of the 1973 edition otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Withdrawn
Hammer price: withdrawn
Lot 1094:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934-1936, 1938, 1947, 1950, 1951, 1954, 1955, 1960, 1962 to 1969, 1971 to 1974, 1979, 1981, 1986-1989, 1991 and 1993. A run of Wisdens in very varied condition, the majority in poor condition, odd one fair and the a few good copies, a fair number are ex library editions. The 1934 to 1936 and 1938 editions are rebound, the 1947 to 1960, 1962 to 1965, 1967 to 1969, 1971 to 1974, 1979, 1981 and 1993 are all original hardbacks, four lacking dustwrappers, the remainder are all original limp cloth covers with odd duplicate edition. Sold with a few various distressed Wisdens which may not be complete. The run bought as seen, pages not checked, viewing essential, not subject to return
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1095:
Lot 1095 Lot 1095
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864, 1865, 1868, 1869 and 1875. All facsimile editions. The 1864, 1865 and 1875 by Lowe & Brydon, London 1974 and the other two books by Billings & Sons Ltd, 1960. The 1864, 1865 and 1868 editions bound in a variety of bindings, the other two as issued. Sold with 'An Index to Wisden 1864-1943' and 'An Index to Wisden 1864-1984', both hardback. G
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1096:
Lot 1096
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack- Australia. Full set of eight Almanacks for 1998 (1st Edition), 1999, 2000-01, 2001-02 2002-03, 2003-04, 2004-05, 2005-06 . Original hardbacks with good dust wrappers. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30

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