Wisden. Original Cloth Covered, Paper Wrappered & Rebound Editions

Lot 1122:
Lot 1122
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Fifteen facsimile editions, with pink wrappers, second facsimile edition printed by Lowe & Brydone Ltd, London 1974. Limited edition. Minor foxing and staining otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £230
Lot 1123:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack- Australia. Selection of Almanacks for 1998 (1st Edition, 2 copies), 1999 (2), 2000-01 (2), 2001-02 2002-03, 2004-05 & 2005-06 . Original hardbacks with dust wrappers. Also two 'Wisden India' hardback Almanacks for 2013 and 2104. Qty 12. Some fading to dustwrapper spines. G
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1124:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2006, 2007, 2009 to 2013. Seven large format editions in very good condition. Sold with a small run of standard size Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks for 1983 to 1988, all original hardbacks with the exception of 1985 plus a hardback edition of 'An Index to Wisden 1864-1984'. Compiled by Derek Barnard. London 1985
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £10
Lot 1125:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1983 to 2000. Original limp cloth covers. Odd very minor faults otherwise in very good condition. Qty 18
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1126:
Lot 1126 Lot 1126
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1968-1971. Original limp cloth covers. Minor bowing to the spine of the 1969 edition, minor wear, some slight age toning to spines otherwise in good condition. Sold with a good copy of 'Cricket'. W.G. Grace 1891, replacement spine. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1127:
Lot 1127
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1964-1967. Original limp cloth covers. Minor bowing to spines of the first two editions, some minor annotation to the 1964 edition including front cover, some slight age toning to spines, minor staining and soiling to the 1967 edition otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1128:
Lot 1128
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1961-1963. Original limp cloth covers. Minor bowing to spines of the first two editions, some slight age toning to spines otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1129:
Lot 1129
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1958-1960. Original limp cloth covers. Some slight age toning to spines otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1130:
Lot 1130
George Duckworth. Lancashire & England 1923-1938. Five softback Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks for 1955, 1957, 1958, 1959 and 1962, and one original hardback for 1965. Each edition with signed dedication in ink to title page to Duckworth from the Editor, Norman Preston, the 1957 inscription reads 'To my old campaigner George from Norman Preston, The Baron'. The 1957 and 1958 editions also signed in ink to inside front cover by Duckworth. Each issue has a signed card of authenticity from Duckworth's daughter, Barbara de Prez. Wear and bowing to spines of the softbacks, some wear and fading to gilts on the hardback, otherwise in generally fair to good condition. Qty 5. From the George Duckworth cricket collection
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1131:
Lot 1131
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954-1957. Original limp cloth covers. Some minor bowing to the spine of the 1956 edition, minor wear otherwise in good overall condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1132:
Lot 1132
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1950-1953. Original limp cloth covers. Some minor wear, minor faults to the rear cover and pages and slight discolouration of the 1952 edition otherwise in good overall condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1133:
Lot 1133
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: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1134:
Lot 1134
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947, 1948 & 1949. Original limp cloth covers. Standard browning to pages of the 1947 and 1948 editions, some wear and staining to the 1948 edition otherwise in good overall condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1135:
Lot 1135
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Original limp cloth covers. Minor darkening to covers otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1136:
Lot 1136
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. 83rd edition. Original limp cloth covers. Staining to the top border of the front cover and head of spine paper and similarly to the top border of rear cover, affecting to a lesser extent the first and last few pages of the book, some light fading to spine and edge of rear cover otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £15
Lot 1137:
Lot 1137
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929. 66th edition. Bound in brown boards lacking original wrappers and advertising pages. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1138:
Lot 1138
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Breaking to spine block, contents becoming slightly loose, some loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1139:
Lot 1139
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. 61st edition. Bound in brown boards lacking original wrappers, advertising pages retained. Small 'Daily Express' stamp to the 'Five Cricketers of the Year' plate and other library stamps to odd pages. Odd faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1140:
Lot 1140 Lot 1140
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880, 1881, 1882 & 1883. 17th to 20th editions. All four editions bound as one in red full leather boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt title lettering to spine. All editions lacking first advertising page and rear advertising pages. Breaking to front internal hinge, some wear to boards and spine otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: £400
Lot 1141:
Lot 1141
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1872. Ninth edition. Original front paper wrapper, facsimile rear wrapper and spine paper. Some foxing and minor wear to front wrapper. Foxing also to some front and rear internal pages and to page block edge otherwise in good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete. Rare
Estimate: £700/1000
Hammer price: £1000

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