Sporting Ephemera

Lot 1154:
Lot 1154
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some evidence of previous damp to pages, some soiling and staining to dustwrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: £15
Lot 1155:
Lot 1155
'The Guide to Cricketers containing full directions for playing the noble and manly game of Cricket....' London 1852. 5th Edition. 8vo. Collected and Edited by Frederick Lillywhite. Published by W.&T. Piper of London. Bound in green boards, without original wrappers, with title in gilt to spine. 104pp incl adverts. Good condition. Rare
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £440
Lot 1156:
Lot 1156
'The Guide to Cricketers containing full directions for playing the noble and manly game of Cricket....' London 1854. 7th Edition. 8vo. Collected and Edited by Frederick Lillywhite. Published by Piper, Spence & Stevenson of London. Bound in green boards, without original wrappers, with title on label to centre of front board. 102pp including adverts, appears to be lacking last advertising page. Breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good condition. Rare
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £190
Lot 1157:
Lot 1157
'The Guide to Cricketers containing full directions for playing the noble and manly game of Cricket....' London 1857. 10th Edition. 8vo. Collected and Edited by Frederick Lillywhite. Published by Lillywhite and Wisden of London. Bound in mauve boards without original wrappers, speckled edges, with gilt title to spine. 92pp lacking two pages of adverts at rear. Good condition. Rare
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £190
Lot 1158:
Lot 1158
'The Guide to Cricketers containing full directions for playing the noble and manly game of Cricket....' London 1858. 11th Edition. 8vo. Collected and Edited by Frederick Lillywhite. Published by Lillywhite and Wisden of London. Original front wrapper, lacking original rear wrapper. 110pp lacking last advertising page at rear. Front wrapper, first page and last advertising page detached, some wear to front wrapper with some loss to lower border, wrappers soiled with edges worn, old tape marks to border, old tape marks to border of last advertising page, rounding to corners of some internal pages otherwise in good condition. Rare
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £320
Lot 1159:
Lot 1159
'The Guide to Cricketers containing full directions for playing the noble and manly game of Cricket....' London 1859. 12th Edition. 8vo. Collected and Edited by Frederick Lillywhite. Published by Lillywhite and Piper, Stephenson & Co of London. Lacking original wrappers and spine paper. 120pp including adverts. Minor staining to edge of first few pages otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare untrimmed edition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1160:
Lot 1160
'The Guide to Cricketers containing full directions for playing the noble and manly game of Cricket....' London 1860. 13th Edition. 8vo. Collected and Edited by Frederick Lillywhite. Published by Lillywhite and Piper, Stephenson & Co of London. Original wrappers. 120pp including adverts. Ink ownership signature to top border of front wrapper, minor foxing to wrappers, minor rounding to corners otherwise in good complete condition. Rare
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £320
Lot 1161:
Lot 1161
'The Guide to Cricketers containing full directions for playing the noble and manly game of Cricket....' London 1861. 15th Spring Edition. 8vo. Collected and Edited by Frederick Lillywhite. Published by Lillywhite and Kent & Co of London. Bound in quarter leather mauve boards without original wrappers, speckled edges, with gilt title to spine. 124pp. Good condition. Rare
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1162:
Lot 1162
'The Guide to Cricketers containing full directions for playing the noble and manly game of Cricket....' London 1862. 16th Spring Edition. 8vo. Collected and Edited by Frederick Lillywhite. Published by Lillywhite and Kent & Co of London. Original front wrapper, lacking rear wrapper. 130pp including adverts. Front wrappers soiled and worn, rounding with small loss to corners, front wrapper and first few pages neatly detached, last page detached also, minor foxing internally otherwise in good condition. Rare
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £190
Front wrapper with 'Spring Edition 1862' which equates to (edition) 17 in D.T. Smith's 'Guide to Lillywhite's Guides' ??

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