Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks, Various Collections

Lot 942:
Lot 942
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902. Willows hardback reprint (1997) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition 406/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 943:
Lot 943
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1903. Willows hardback reprint (1997) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition 474/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 944:
Lot 944
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904. Willows hardback reprint (1998) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition 489/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 945:
Lot 945
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1905. Willows hardback reprint (1998) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition 470/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 946:
Lot 946
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906. Willows hardback reprint (1999) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition 488/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 947:
Lot 947
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907. Willows hardback reprint (1999) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition 463/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 948:
Lot 948
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. Willows hardback reprint (2000) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition 492/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 949:
Lot 949
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. Willows hardback reprint (1997) in dark brown boards with gilt lettering. Limited edition CLI/CC. Very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 950:
Lot 950
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917. Willows softback reprint (1997) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 73/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 951:
Lot 951
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. Willows softback reprint (1997) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 186/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 952:
Lot 952
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1919. Willows hardback reprint (1997) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 351/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 953:
Lot 953
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920. Willows hardback reprint (2003) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 372/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 954:
Lot 954
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. Willows hardback reprint (2005) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 18/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 955:
Lot 955
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. Willows hardback reprint (2006) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 65/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 956:
Lot 956
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. Willows hardback reprint (2006) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 207/500. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 957:
Lot 957
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. Willows hardback reprint (2006) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 65/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 958:
Lot 958
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. Willows hardback reprint (2007) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 413/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 959:
Lot 959
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. Willows hardback reprint (2007) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 10/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 960:
Lot 960
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. 68th edition. Original hardback. Very minor wear to front board otherwise in good+ condition with gilts bright
Estimate: £350/450
Lot 961:
Lot 961
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Original hardback. Some dulling to title gilts on front board and spine paper, minor bumping to board extremities, slight crease to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £280/350
Lot 962:
Lot 962
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Original hardback. Possible regilding to gilt titles on spine paper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £300/400
Lot 963:
Lot 963
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Original hardback. Light vertical crease to front board, some dulling to title gilts otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £280/350
Lot 964:
Lot 964
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Original hardback. Ex 'Dewsbury Library' copy. Boards and spine paper darkened, dulling to title gilts on front board and spine paper, some wear and damage with small loss to some pages between 33 to 64 otherwise in good condition. Viewing essential
Estimate: £100/150
Lot 965:
Lot 965
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Original hardback. Boards worn and soiled, signs of heavy restoration throughout the book, regilding to title gilts, crude restoration to internal hinges at front and rear, minor faults to internal pages otherwise in about fair/good condition. Viewing essential, not subject to return
Estimate: £50/100
Lot 966:
Lot 966
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original hardback. Only 800 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Wear and soiling to front board and spine paper, dulling to title gilts on front board and spine paper, internally in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £200/300
Lot 967:
Lot 967
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original hardback. Only 900 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Slightly cocked spine to the right, regilding of title gilts to both front board and spine paper, odd minor marks to boards, some wear to the front internal hinge, name and address written to the top of the first advertising page otherwise in generally good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £130/160
Lot 968:
Lot 968
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original hardback. Only 1400 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Small minor creasing to the base of the front board, bump to bottom corner of front board, regilding of title gilt to spine paper otherwise in good+ condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £150/250
Lot 969:
Lot 969
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Two minor marks to front board, dulling to title gilt on spine paper, ink inscription to first advertising page otherwise in good+ condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £180/250
Lot 970:
Lot 970
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Bump to top border of front board, dulling to title gilt on spine paper, very minor wear to front internal hinge otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £150/250
Lot 971:
Lot 971
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. 83rd edition. Original hardback. Only 5000 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 972:
Lot 972
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947. Original hardback. Dulling to title gilts on front board, title gilts on the spine paper have been regilded, some general wear to boards, some breaking to both internal hinges, further odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 973:
Lot 973
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948. Original hardback. Regilding of title gilts to both front board and spine paper, some age toning to spine paper, standard browning to pages due to war time paper, wear to internal hinges at front and rear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 974:
Lot 974
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1949. Original hardback. Title gilts appear to have been regilded to both front board and spine paper, slight breaking to internal hinges at front and rear otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 975:
Lot 975
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1950. Original hardback. Mark to spine paper otherwise in very good condition with bright title gilts
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 976:
Lot 976
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951. Original hardback. Minor marks to boards and spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 977:
Lot 977
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1952. Original hardback. Minor breaking to internal hinges to boards and spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 978:
Lot 978
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1953. Original hardback. Minor wear to spine paper, light stain to page block edge otherwise in very good condition with bright title gilts
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 979:
Lot 979
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954. Original hardback. Very good condition with bright title gilts
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 980:
Lot 980
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955. Original hardback. Slight dulling to gilt titles on spine paper otherwise in very good condition with bright title gilts
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 981:
Lot 981
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Slight wrinkling and wear to spine paper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 982:
Lot 982
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957. Original hardback. Slight wear to front internal hinge, bump to top edge of rear board, slight wear to front internal hinge otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 983:
Lot 983
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1958. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 984:
Lot 984
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Odd very minor faults otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 985:
Lot 985
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960. Original hardback. Some slight wrinkling to spine paper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 986:
Lot 986
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1961. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 987:
Lot 987
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 988:
Lot 988
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 989:
Lot 989
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1964. Original hardback. Very minor dulling to the title gilts on the front board otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 990:
Lot 990
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some age toning to the dustwrapper spine otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 991:
Lot 991
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 992:
Lot 992
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some age toning to the dustwrapper spine otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 993:
Lot 993
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1968. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some age toning to the dustwrapper spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 994:
Lot 994
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1969. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some age toning and minor wear to the dustwrapper spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 995:
Lot 995
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1970. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Nick to the back of the dustwrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 996:
Lot 996
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1971. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Nick to the top edge of the dustwrapper front, minor age toning to the dustwrapper spine otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 997:
Lot 997
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972-1975. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Odd faults to the dustwrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 998:
Lot 998 Lot 998 Lot 998
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1976 to 2018. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Good/very good condition. Qty 36. An impressive run of hardbacks, an ideal start to a new collection
Estimate: £100/150

Lot 999:
Lot 999
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. 51st edition. Original paper wrappers. Some professional restoration to wrappers and spine otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1000:
Lot 1000
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1915. 52nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Some general wear to wrappers and spine, small tear to the base of the spine paper where it meets the front wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1001:
Lot 1001
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some professional restoration presumably to the spine area, some 'light' fading to wrappers and spine otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1002:
Lot 1002
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Some professional restoration to wrappers and spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1003:
Lot 1003
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. 63rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Some professional restoration to wrappers and spine otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1004:
Lot 1004
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some professional restoration to wrappers and spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1005:
Lot 1005
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. 70th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some general wear to wrappers and spine, some wear to spine extremities otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1006:
Lot 1006
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor age toning to spine paper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 1007:
Lot 1007
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 1008:
Lot 1008
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Original paper wrappers. Heavy bowing to spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1009:
Lot 1009
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Original paper covers. Odd minor faults otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £60/80
Lot 1010:
Lot 1010
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Original paper covers. General wear to covers and spine otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £60/80
Lot 1011:
Lot 1011
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 4100 paper copies printed in this war year. Very minor split to the base of the inside front internal hinge where the cover meets the spine paper otherwise in very good+ condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £120/160
Lot 1012:
Lot 1012
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Corner crease to top of rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 1013:
Lot 1013
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1944. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers, Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1014:
Lot 1014
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1945. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers, Only 6500 paper copies printed in this war year. Sold together with a 'Wisden' labelled envelope sold with the book at the time Very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 1015:
Lot 1015
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Original limp cloth covers. Minor marks to covers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1016:
Lot 1016
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955, 1956, 1974, 1976-1979, 1981, 1983-1985, 1989-1992, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1999-2002 and 2004. With duplicate copies for 1979, 1984, 1989, 1997 and 1999. Original limp cloth covers. Qty 29. Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good overall condition
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1017:
Lot 1017
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, two with some fading to spines otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1018:
Lot 1018
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1995, 1996, 1998 to 2005, 2008 to 2010 and 2012. Excellent incomplete run of the de luxe full leather bound limited edition hardback. Gilt lettering and gilt to all page block edges, in slip cases. Each book is numbered limited edition number 92, the 1995 of only 100 copies and the following years of 150 copies produced, each signed by the editor of Wisden in that year. Qty 14. Excellent/mint condition
Estimate: £2500/3500
The rare first year of the leather bound limited edition was limited to only 100 copies, subsequent years to date were limited to 150 copies. These leather bound limited editions can only be purchased direct from Wisden. Copies of the 1995-2011 limited edition have sold out and copies of the 2012-2018 editions are limited.
Lot 1019:
Lot 1019
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900. 37th edition. Original hardback. Very light rubbing to board and spine paper extremities, upper corners with slight bumping otherwise in very good condition. A rare early hardback edition with gilt titles bright. Ex Roger Hancock Collection, with his bookplate to inside front board
Estimate: £1800/2500
The fifth issue of the original hardback, which was introduced in 1896
Lot 1020:
Lot 1020
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1901. 38th edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to spine extremities, very minor wear to spine paper otherwise in very good condition with gilt titles bright
Estimate: £1500/2500
Lot 1021:
Lot 1021
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. 46th edition. Original hardback. Minor soiling and wear to lower edge of front board, slight creasing to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition with gilt titles bright
Estimate: £500/700
Lot 1022:
Lot 1022
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. 46th edition. Original hardback. Very good/excellent condition with gilt title very bright
Estimate: £600/900
Lot 1023:
Lot 1023
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911. 48th edition. Original hardback. Presentation copy from the Editor, Sydney H. Pardon, dated January 1911. Inscription handwritten in ink to title page. Minor bumping to the corners of the front board, minor wear to head and base of spine paper, minor marks to front board, some breaking to rear internal hinges, photographic plate detached otherwise in good/very good condition with gilt titles bright
Estimate: £400/600
Lot 1024:
Lot 1024
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913. 50th (Jubilee) edition. Original hardback. Some wear to board extremities and corners, slight breaking to front internal hinges, some minor marks and light staining to odd internal page otherwise in good condition with gilt titles bright
Estimate: £250/350
Lot 1025:
Lot 1025
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. 51st edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to head and base of spine paper, handwritten name of ownership to top border of yellow end paper otherwise in very good condition with gilt titles bright
Estimate: £500/700
Lot 1026:
Lot 1026
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1915. 52nd edition. Original hardback. Minor mark to front board, minor wear to head and base of spine paper, dulling to the title gilts on spine otherwise in good/very condition
Estimate: £500/600
Lot 1027:
Lot 1027
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917. 54th edition. Original hardback. Odd minor mark to front board and spine paper, handwritten name of ownership to top border of yellow end paper otherwise in very good condition. A rare wartime hardback edition with gilts to front board and spine bright
Estimate: £2000/3000
Lot 1028:
Lot 1028
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. 55th edition. Original hardback. Minor bumping to corners, handwritten name of ownership to top border of yellow end paper otherwise in very good condition. A rare wartime hardback edition with gilts to front board and spine bright
Estimate: £2000/3000
Lot 1029:
Lot 1029
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1919. 56th edition. Original hardback. Presentation copy from editor Sydney H. Pardon to future editor Herbert Preston (1944-1951) and dated July 1919 with ink inscription to title page. Minor wear to spine paper, slight dulling to title gilts on spine, slight breaking to internal hinges otherwise in good/very good condition. A rare wartime hardback edition with gilts to front board bright
Estimate: £1500/2000
Lot 1030:
Lot 1030
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. 58th edition. Original hardback. Some general wear to boards and spine paper, slight breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £400/600
Lot 1031:
Lot 1031
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. 59th edition. Original hardback. Some general wear to boards and spine paper, some wear to board extremities and corners, minor breaking to front internal hinge, some browning to page block otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £250/350
Lot 1032:
Lot 1032
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original hardback. Crease to front board, some wear to board extremities and corners otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £250/350
Lot 1033:
Lot 1033
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original hardback. Some breaking to rear internal hinges, some wear and bumping to corners otherwise in good/very good condition. Ex Roger Hancock Collection, with his bookplate to inside front board
Estimate: £300/400
Lot 1034:
Lot 1034
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to top corner of front board where it meets the spine, very minor wear to board extremities, handwritten name of ownership to top border of front yellow end paper otherwise in very good condition. Ex Roger Hancock Collection, with his bookplate to inside front board
Estimate: £400/600
Lot 1035:
Lot 1035
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Original hardback. Minor mark to front board, minor wear to spine paper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £400/600
Lot 1036:
Lot 1036
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929. 66th edition. Original hardback. Slight wrinkling and wear to spine paper, some breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £350/450
Lot 1037:
Lot 1037
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. 67th edition. Original hardback. Some wear to board extremities and corners, minor mark to front board, some wrinkling and wear to spine paper, ink signature to the inside of the front board otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Lot 1038:
Lot 1038
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Original hardback. Some wear to head and base of spine paper, minor wear and bumping to the odd corner, slight wear to internal hinges otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £300/400
Lot 1039:
Lot 1039
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Original hardback. Faded title gilts to spine paper, some wear to head and base of spine and corners, odd bump to board edge, ink stain to page block in two places otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £240/280
Lot 1040:
Lot 1040
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to boards and spine paper, minor foxing to page block edge otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £300/500
Lot 1041:
Lot 1041
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Original hardback. Ex 'Huddersfield Liberal Club' library. Broken front internal hinges, breaking rear internal hinges, general wear to boards and spine paper, bump to top rear board corner, some soiling to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Lot 1042:
Lot 1042
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original hardback. Only 800 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Minor marks and wear to boards, slight wear to front internal hinge, slight dulling to title gilts on spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £400/600
Lot 1043:
Lot 1043
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original hardback. Only 900 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Light minor creasing to front board otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £500/700
Lot 1044:
Lot 1044
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original hardback. Only 1400 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Good/very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £250/350
Lot 1045:
Lot 1045
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original hardback. Only 1400 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Minor marks to boards, very slight crease at top of front board, dulling to spine gilts otherwise in good/ very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £180/250
Lot 1046:
Lot 1046
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Very good/excellent condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £300/500
Lot 1047:
Lot 1047
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Very good/excellent condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £300/400
Lot 1048:
Lot 1048
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. 83rd edition. Original hardback. Only 5000 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Some wear to boards and board extremities with odd bump to edge, age toning to boards and spine paper, some dulling to spine title gilts and to a lesser extent the front board titles. Signature of ownership to first advertising page otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1049:
Lot 1049
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. 83rd edition. Original hardback. Only 5000 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Very light foxing to page block edge otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1050:
Lot 1050
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947. Original hardback. Creasing to spine paper, some dulling to title gilts on front board and spine paper, standard browning to pages due to war time paper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1051:
Lot 1051
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947. Original hardback. Dulling to spine title gilts and to a lesser extent the front board title gilts, crease to spine paper, breaking to both front and rear internal hinges, usual browning to internal pages otherwise in good condition. Sold with softback editions for 1948 and 1949, the 1948 in poor condition, the 1949 in fair/good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1052:
Lot 1052
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948. Original hardback. Some dulling to title gilts on the spine paper, standard browning to pages due to war time paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1053:
Lot 1053
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1950, 1951 & 1952. Original hardbacks. Wear and dulling to spine title gilts on all three editions, the 1950 edition with, what appears to be, white paint marks to spine paper. The 1950 edition with slight breaking to the top of the front internal hinge, the 1951 edition with broken front internal hinge and the 1952 with broken front and rear internal hinges. Browning/age toning to spine block edges to all three copies. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1054:
Lot 1054
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1953. Original hardback. Light crease to spine paper, dulling to title gilts on spine paper, some age toning to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1055:
Lot 1055
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954. Original hardback. Dulling to title gilts on spine paper, some age toning to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1056:
Lot 1056
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955, 1958 & 1960. Original hardbacks. The 1955 edition with odd marks to boards, the 1958 with age toning and staining to front board and minor foxing to page block edge and the 1960 edition with some age toning to boards and spine otherwise all three in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1057:
Lot 1057
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955. Original hardback. Dulling to title gilts on spine paper, some age toning to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1058:
Lot 1058
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1059:
Lot 1059
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Wrinkling and some dulling to title gilts on spine paper, some age toning to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1060:
Lot 1060
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957. Original hardback. Wrinkling and some dulling to title gilts on spine paper, some age toning to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1061:
Lot 1061
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1958. Original hardback. Dulling to title gilts on spine paper, some age toning to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1062:
Lot 1062
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959 and 1963. Original hardbacks. The 1959 edition with minor light marks to front board, minor soiling to page block edge, slight dimming to gilt titles on spine paper otherwise in good condition. The 1963 edition with light circular cup stain to front board, odd very minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1063:
Lot 1063
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Minor dulling to title gilts on spine paper, some age toning to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1064:
Lot 1064
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960 & 1961. Original hardbacks. Some dulling to the title gilts on spine paper of both editions to varying degrees. The 1960 edition with some minor marks to boards and minor breaking to front internal hinge and the 1961 edition with mark and general wear to boards, dulling to title gilts on front board, some age toning to page block edge otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1065:
Lot 1065
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960. Original hardback. Some wrinkling to spine paper, minor marks to front board otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1066:
Lot 1066
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962, 1963 & 1964. The 1962 and 1964 are original hardback editions, the 1963 is an original softback edition. The 1962 edition has minor wear and wrinkling to spine paper, the 1963 edition has bowing to the spine and the 1964 edition has minor wear to boards otherwise in good condition, the last two editions with minor age toning to spine block. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1067:
Lot 1067
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1068:
Lot 1068
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963. Original hardback. Good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1069:
Lot 1069
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965 & 1966. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Some age toning, wear and odd marks to dustwrappers otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1070:
Lot 1070
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967 & 1968. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Some age toning, wear and some nicks to dustwrappers otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1071:
Lot 1071
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1969 & 1970. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Some age toning, minor wear and odd marks to dustwrappers otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1072:
Lot 1072
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1971. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some age toning to dustwrapper spine otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1073:
Lot 1073
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1971. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some repaired tears to dustwrapper, old tape mark to inside rear board otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1074:
Lot 1074 Lot 1074
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972 to 1996. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Some age toning to the dustwrapper spines of the earlier editions otherwise in good condition. Qty 25
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 1075:
Lot 1075
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack. 1950, 1956, 1967, 1973, 1974, 1978, 1985, 1991 and 2003 (1978 and 2003 lacking dustwrappers). Original hardbacks with dustwrapper where applicable unless stated. Plus softback editions for 1948, 1949, 1950, 1961, 1998 and 1999 and rebound editions for 1947, 1961 and 1963. Varied condition. Viewing essential, not subject to return. Qty 18
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1076:
Lot 1076
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack- Australia. Selection of Almanacks for 1998 (1st year of issue), 1999 (2 copies), 2000-01, 2001-02, 2002-03, 2003-04 and 2005-06. Original hardbacks with dust wrappers. Also three 'Wisden India' hardback Almanacks for 2013 (1st year of issue), 2014 and 2016. Qty 11. Some fading to dustwrapper spines. Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1077:
Lot 1077 Lot 1077
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Willows '150th Anniversary Reprint'. Fifteen facsimile editions published 2012. Limited edition 125/150. Brown hard board covers with gilt lettering to covers and spine. In original Willows brown presentation box and slip case as issued. Excellent condition
Estimate: £350/450
Lot 1078:
Lot 1078
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. Willows softback second reprint (2007) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 140/250. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1079:
Lot 1079
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. Willows softback second reprint (2007) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 172/250. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1080:
Lot 1080
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906. Willows softback reprint (1999) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 230/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1081:
Lot 1081
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907. Willows softback reprint (1999) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 315/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1082:
Lot 1082
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. Willows softback reprint (2000) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 264/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1083:
Lot 1083
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. Willows softback reprint (2007) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 113/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1084:
Lot 1084
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. Willows softback reprint (2008) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 105/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1085:
Lot 1085
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. Willows softback reprint (2009) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 41/500. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1086:
Lot 1086
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. Willows softback reprint (2009) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 118/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1087:
Lot 1087
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. Willows softback reprint (2010) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 41/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1088:
Lot 1088
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. Willows hardback reprint (2010) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 430/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1089:
Lot 1089
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. Willows hardback reprint (2010) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 432/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1090:
Lot 1090
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. Willows hardback reprint (1999) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 694/750. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1091:
Lot 1091
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. Willows hardback reprint (1999) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 628/750. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1092:
Lot 1092
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. Willows hardback reprint (1999) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 555/750. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1093:
Lot 1093
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. Willows reprint (1999) in softback covers. Limited edition 659/750. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1094:
Lot 1094
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. Willows reprint (1999) in softback covers. Limited edition 726/750. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1095:
Lot 1095
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 637/750. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1096:
Lot 1096
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 629/750. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1097:
Lot 1097
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 117/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1098:
Lot 1098
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 129/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1099:
Lot 1099
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 313/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1100:
Lot 1100
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 301/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1101:
Lot 1101
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 134/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1102:
Lot 1102
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 139/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1103:
Lot 1103
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 556/750. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1104:
Lot 1104
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 435/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1105:
Lot 1105
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 171/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1106:
Lot 1106
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 194/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1107:
Lot 1107
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Willows hardback reprint (2012) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 153/250. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1108:
Lot 1108
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Very good condition. Ex Libris. 'Gloucestershire City Libraries' with labels to inside front and rear boards
Estimate: £300/400
Lot 1109:
Lot 1109
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Original paper wrappers. Exceptional condition for this year, Rarely seen this condition
Estimate: £600/900
Lot 1110:
Lot 1110
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898. 35th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Some age toning and wear to wrappers, wear with slight loss to top corner of rear wrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1111:
Lot 1111
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904. 41st edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original front paper wrapper, lacking rear wrapper, with titles in gilt to spine, speckled page block edge. Minor soiling to front wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1112:
Lot 1112
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906. 43rd edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Some wear and age toning to wrappers, old tape marks to wrappers, minor loss to print on rear wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1113:
Lot 1113
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907. 44th edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Some wear, age toning, damage with small loss to wrappers, old tape marks to wrappers, minor loss to print on rear wrapper, minor foxing to odd page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1114:
Lot 1114
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. 45th edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Some wear and age toning to wrappers, old tape marks to wrappers, some loss to print on both wrappers, minor foxing to odd page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1115:
Lot 1115
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912. 49th edition. Bound in dark brown boards, with original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Some darkening,soiling and wear to wrappers with minor loss to extremities otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1116:
Lot 1116
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912. 49th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear, slight darkening and age toning to wrappers and spine paper, some breaking to spine block otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1117:
Lot 1117
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913. 50th (Jubilee) edition. Original paper wrappers. Facsimile spine paper, some soiling and age toning to wrappers, minor faults otherwise in good condition. Sold with a selection of incomplete Wisdens for 1906, 1912, 1913, 1923 and 1929, mainly lacking wrappers and incomplete to varying degrees. Viewing essential, not subject to return
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1118:
Lot 1118
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper. Red speckled page edges. Minor loss to print on the right hand edge of the front wrapper otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £200/300
Lot 1119:
Lot 1119
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Very minor wear and age toning to spine paper otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £400/600
Lot 1120:
Lot 1120
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. 58th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Press cuttings loosely laid down to front end paper. Very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1121:
Lot 1121
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Bound in light brown boards, with original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, speckled page block edges. Book sellers blue label to top of front wrapper, minor faults to wrappers, handwriting to top border of first advertising page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1122:
Lot 1122
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Some wear and soiling to wrappers, ink stain to centre of front wrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1123:
Lot 1123
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Some soiling and age toning to wrappers, trimming a little tight in place by the binder otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1124:
Lot 1124
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904, 1905 & 1906. 41st-43rd editions. All three quarter bound in black leather with blue boards, lacking original wrappers and advertising pages at front and rear, with titles in gilt to spines, mottled page edges. Good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1125:
Lot 1125
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907 and 1908. 44th & 45th editions. Both editions half bound in dark brown leather with marbled boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spines, gilt to top edge. Minor loss to edge of the first advertising page of the 1908 edition otherwise in very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1126:
Lot 1126
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910, 1914 and 1925. 47th, 51st & 62nd editions. All three editions rebound bound in various coloured boards, lacking original wrappers, the first two editions with original rear wrapper, with titles in gilt to spines. The 1910 and 1925 editions lacking first advertising page otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1127:
Lot 1127
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913, 1920, 1927, 1951 and 1957. The 1913 rebound without wrappers, lacking advertising pages at front and rear, the 1920 edition with original wrappers, wear and soiling to original wrappers, the 1927 edition with original wrappers, binding uneven, the 1951 and 1957 editions are original hardbacks, the 1951 edition with poor boards, soiling, age toning and loss of gilt titles and the 1957 edition with some wear to front internal hinge, faded title gilts on spine, some wear to front board otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1128:
Lot 1128
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £300/400
Lot 1129:
Lot 1129
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. 61st edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1130:
Lot 1130
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1131:
Lot 1131
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. 63rd edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1132:
Lot 1132
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Some wear to board spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1133:
Lot 1133
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. 67th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Lot 1134:
Lot 1134
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. 68th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Lot 1135:
Lot 1135
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good+ condition
Estimate: £60/80
Lot 1136:
Lot 1136
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. 71st edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Includes report on the controversial M.C.C. 'Bodyline' tour of Australia 1932/33
Lot 1137:
Lot 1137
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Lot 1138:
Lot 1138
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Lot 1139:
Lot 1139
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Nicely bound in black boards, with excellent original wrappers preserved, with titles and decoration in gilt to spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Lot 1140:
Lot 1140
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1944. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Very minor mark to front cover otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 1141:
Lot 1141
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1952 and 1957. Original limp cloth covers. The 1952 edition with some general wear, with minor wear to internal hinges, the 1957 edition with some wear, soiling and age toning to covers, good internally. Qty 2
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1142:
Lot 1142
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966 to 1968. Original limp cloth covers. Odd minor faults otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1143:
Lot 1143
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1969 to 1971. Original limp cloth covers. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1144:
Lot 1144
'Centenary Souvenir: History of the Glossop Cricket Club. Established 1833'. Harry Stapley and H.O. Hodgett. Glossop 1933. Original decorative paper wrappers. Padwick 1835. Cricket Society label to inside cover. Rusting to staples, minor soiling to covers, internally in very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1145:
Lot 1145
'1851-1911. South Devon Cricket Club, Newton Abbott'. Illustrated by Charles Lane Vicary. Newton Abbott 1911. Diamond jubilee souvenir booklet. 36pp with original decorative paper wrappers. Padwick 1858. Cricket Society stamp to inside front cover. Rusting to staples, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1146:
Lot 1146
'Eighty Years of Cricket. A brief history of Corsham Sports Club. 1848-1928'. H.S. Lakeman. Printed by B.H. Matthews Ltd, Cabot Press, Bristol 1929. Original card wrappers. 56pp. Padwick 2835. Cricket Society stamp to inside front cover. Small stain to front cover and some fading. Internally in very good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 1147:
Lot 1147 Lot 1147
'History of Gala Cricket Club 1853 to 1939'. R.A. Anderson. Printed by John McQueen, Galashiels 1944. 51pp. Padwick 3297. Original paper wrappers. Cricket Society stamp to inside front cover. Included is a loosely inserted single page handwritten letter from Anderson on 'R.A. Anderson Tweed Merchant' letterhead. Dated 17th January 1945, Anderson is writing to a Mr J.D. Smith thanking him for an order of two copies of the book. He reminisces about a sightseeing trip to Brussels and Paris in 1927 and expresses his concern about reported devastation 'wrought there by the modern weapons of war'. Slight ageing to the book wrappers, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1148:
Lot 1148
'The Rugby Cricket Club: its rise and progress from 1844 to 1894. Including an account of foreign matches played on the ground. Also an article on slow bowling, by David Buchanan, M.A., Clare Coll., Cam'. David Buchanan. Published by the "Rugby Advertiser". First edition 1894. 45pp. Padwick 2815. Includes references to the formation of Warwickshire County Cricket Club, of which Buchanan was the first captain. Original card boards. Presentation copy with handwritten dedication and nice signature to front endpaper, 'To George Marshall Atkins from David Buchanan. August 1895'. Cricket Society stamp to inside front cover. Some wear and loss to spine, ageing and minor staining to boards, foxing to inside covers and endpapers. Internally in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 1149:
Lot 1149 Lot 1149
'Forty-Four Years of Ashton Cricket 1857-1900'. D. Cordingley. Ashton-Under-Lyne 1901. Presentation copy in maroon cloth with title, 'A.C.C.' emblem and dedication to 'S.H. Swire Esq., With the Author's Compliments' in gilt to front cover. Loosely inserted is an accompanying single page handwritten letter on Ashton-under Lyne C.C. letterhead to Swire, dated 20th February 1901 and signed 'G. Robson'. The correspondent thanks Swire 'for your kindness in coming to open the Bazaar and for your handsome gift'. Ex libris J.W. Goldman. Cricket Society label laid down to front endpaper. Minor wear to board extremities, small loss to lower right corner of the letter, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Samuel Henry Swire, who hailed from Ashton-under-Lyne, played five first-class matches for Lancashire 1865-1868, and was Honorary Secretary from 1873 until his death in 1905
Lot 1150:
Lot 1150
'History of the Rochdale Cricket Club 1824-1902'. J. Fothergill. Rochdale "Observer" Printing Works 1903. Padwick 2256. Original decorative red cloth covers. Cricket Society stamp to inside front cover. Heavy wear and loss to spine, splitting to page block. Internally in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1151:
Lot 1151
North East cricket club histories. Six titles including 'To Ashbrook and beyond. The History of the Sunderland Cricket and Rugby Football Club 1808-1962'. E. Watts Moses 1962. 'The History of Seaton Carew Cricket Club 1829-1965'. C. Hornby 1965. 'Burnopfield Cricket Club. A Review of the Post-War Years'. T. Baker 1974. Signed by Baker. Later histories are Edenside (Carlisle Cricket Club), Whitehaven C.C. including a typed letter to Jim Coldham, and Whitburn Cricket Club. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1152:
Lot 1152
South West cricket club histories. Eleven titles including 'Annals of the Teignbridge Cricket Club 1823-1883', G. Wareing Ormerod, privately printed by W. Brendon, Plymouth, 1888. Wear and staining to original cloth covers, breaking to internal hinges. Includes a loosely inserted sepia photograph of the thatched pavilion, dated to verso 22nd August 1895. 'Tintagel Cricket Club Year Book 1949', S. Canynge Caple 1949 with signed dedication to Rex Pogson from Canynge Caple to front cover dated 8th June 1949. 'Bath Cricket Club Centenary 1859-1959' published by the Club in 1959. 'Kings of Village Cricket [Troon C.C.]', Simon Hughes 1973. 'Two Centuries of Beaulieu Cricket 1775-1975', A.C. Norris 1978. 'Basingstoke & North Hants Cricket Club 1865-1965', B.R.S. Harrison and P.M. Pichard 1965. 'Bath Civil Service Cricket Club 1946-1976'. Other histories are Hartley Wintney C.C., Sidmouth C.C., Clifton C.C. etc. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1153:
Lot 1153
Surrey and South London cricket club histories. Seven titles including '"75 not out". The Story of the Spencer Cricket & Lawn Tennis Club 1872-1946', published by the Club, 1947. 'The History of the Wimbledon Cricket Club 1854-1953', B.J. Wakley 1954. 'Beddington Cricket Club', R.W. Bulfield, and 'Bedders 1863-1963. A History of Beddington Cricket Club', Brian Scovell 1963 with accompanying letter to the historian and collector, George Neville-Weston dated 5th June 1963. Other clubs are Brighton Brunswick C.C. Sheppterton C.C. and Thornton Heath C.C. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1154:
Lot 1154
Wandering and other cricket club histories. Titles include 'J.M. Barrie's Allahakbarries C.C. 1899', London 1950 with good dustwrapper. 'I Zingari Australia. 75 Years of Cricket 1888-1963', W.B. Douglass 1964. Good dustwrapper. 'Casino. A Cricket History 1861-1986', J.V. Hendley 1986, signed by the author. Other club histories include Jim Swanton's 'The Arabs', I Zingari C.C., Cricket Society XI, Wanderers C.C. (Norfolk), and two loose folders of statistics and reports for Cross Arrows C.C.at Lord's 1982 and 1983 etc. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1155:
Lot 1155
Sussex club histories. Eight titles including 'Ifield Cricket Club 1804-1954', F. Stonehouse 1954. 'Ripe and Chalvington 1762-1962', E. Esdaile. 'Horsham Cricket Club Bicentenary 1971', B.J. Edwards 1971. 'Storrington Cricket Club Yearbook 1974 ', S.H. Welland 1974. Other clubs featured are Dicker C.C., Heathfield Park, Sedlescombe C.C., and Cuckfield C.C. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1156:
Lot 1156
Southern club histories. Eleven titles including 'Towards the second century: a brief history of Roehampton Cricket Club', published by the Club 1946. 'Devizes Cricket Club 1850-1950', J.S. Weeks 1950. 'Cricket in the Meadow. A short history of the Amersham Cricket Club 1856-1955', Gilbert Quinn 1956. 'Datchett Cricket Club 1869-1969', published by the Club 1969. 'Cogenhoe Cricket Club. A Centenary History', Tim Street 1982 with accompanying letter from the author to the collector, Jim Coldham dated 11th December 1982. 'Swindon Cricket Club 1844-1988', A.P. Lenham and B.H. Brewer 1988. Complimentary copy to The Cricket Society with handwritten inscription to front cover by Lenham. Other clubs featured are Addiscombe C.C., South Oxfordshire Amateurs, and Haileybury. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1157:
Lot 1157
South West club histories. Twelve titles including 'Thornbury Cricket Club Centenary Handbook 1871-1971', S. Canynge Caple 1971. Handwritten dedication to 'Jim' [Coldham?] and nicely signed 'Sam Canynge Capel', with singe page accompanying letter, both dated 19th July 1971. 'Devon Dumplings Cricket Club Jubilee Book 1902-1952', Malcolm Elwin 1952. 'A Century of Village Cricket. The History of Box Cricket Club', Donald Bradfield 1964. 'A History of Cricket at Sherborne School', D.F. Gibbs 1980 with accompanying letter from the author dated 6th October 1980. Other clubs featured are Burley C.C., Christ Church Institute C.C. Beckenham, Cornish Coughs C.C., Axminster Town C.C., Dorchester C.C, Clevedon C.C. and Castle Cary C.C. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1158:
Lot 1158
Kent club histories. Thirteen titles including 'Sevenoaks and Vine Cricket 1731-1959', K.J. Smart 1959 with accompanying typed letter to the collector, Jim Coldham, dated 6th May 1969. 'A History of Beverley Cricket Club 1835-1959', H.W. Warner, Canterbury 1959. Signed with dedication 'To "The Cricket Society with compliments' by Warner. 'The History of Cricket in Dartford 250 Years', J. Goulstone, Dartford 1978, with typed letter to Jim Coldham dated 30th September 1980. 'Sidcup Cricket Club 1877-1977', Walter Bennett 1977. Other clubs featured are S. Anselm's school, Bickley Park, Hayes C.C., Southborough C.C., Tunbridge Wells C.C., Tonbridge YMCA C.C. etc. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1159:
Lot 1159
Surrey and South London club histories. Ten titles including 'A History of Honor Oak Cricket and Lawn Tennis Club, Centenary 1866-1965', M.B. Alexander 1965. 'Two Hundred Years of Dorking Cricket 1766 to 1968', Kenneth J. Cole 1969. 'Barnes Cricket Club 1919/1969', E.G. Turner 1969. 'Cricket in Caterham 1767-1973', N. Turk and G. Charman 1973. Other clubs featured are Sanderstead C.C., Weybridge C.C., Hook & Southborough C.C., Blackheath C.C. and Richmond C.C. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 1160
Essex & Hertfordshire club histories. Twelve titles including 'A History of the Bishop's Stortford Cricket Club 1825-1950', published by the Club 1950. 'Two Centuries of Cricket at Woodford Green 1735-1952', published by the Club 1952. 'One Hundred Years 1864-1964', Buckhurst Hill Cricket and Lacrosse Club 1964. 'The Story of the Bishop's Stortford Cricket Club', T.G. Saul 1975. 'Ilford Cricket Club 1879-1978', John S. Poulson 1979, review copy with accompanying two page letter from the author to the collector, Jim Coldham dated 22nd March 1979. Other clubs featured are St. Margaretsbury C.C., Saffron Walden C.C., Woodford Wells C.C., Wickford C.C., Bishop's Stortford College, and Chelmsford C.C. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1161:
Lot 1161
Middlesex & London club histories and handbooks. Fourteen titles including 'The History of the Hampstead Cricket Club', F.R. D'O. Monro, London 1949. Original dustwrapper with loss. 'Bushey Cricket Club Centenary 1864-1964', E.W.P. Dutton, East Finchley 1964. 'The First Century. The history of Wanstead Cricket Club', G. Berridge 1966. 'A Century of Cricket. A history of Hounslow Cricket & Sports Club 1868-1968', Phil Pilley 1968. 'Hendon Buccaneers Cricket Club 1948-1973', G.K. Whitelock. Hendon 1973. Presentation copy to the collectors, Jim Coldham, signed by the author with dedication to the title page. 'Beaconsfield Cricket Club', 150 not out 1825-1975', Howard Naish 1975. Other clubs featured are The Spencer Club, Bexley C.C., Kidmore End C.C., Uxbridge C.C., and Cross Arrows, C.C. Also official centenary/ jubilee handbooks for Turnham Green C.C. 1853-1953, Ashford 1855-1955, and Catford Wanderers Sports Club 1906-1956. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1162:
Lot 1162
'History of the Deanery Cricket Club from its birth in the Deanery Grounds to the present day 1871-1921'. F.J. Montgomery. Southampton 1921. Original maroon cloth with gilt titles to front. Slight breaking to front internal hinge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1163:
Lot 1163
Derbyshire club histories. Ten titles including 'Cricketing Days. Harborne Cricket Club 1884-1946', I.W. Smith, O.R. White and P.G. Whitehouse, Birmingham 1946. Some annotations throughout. Also 'Harborne Cricket Club 1868-1968', Derek H. Benson, Birmingham 1968. 'Wirksworth Cricket Club Centenary 1949. The history of the Club', Brian Hilditch, Derby 1949. 'Denstone Cricket 1874-1952', J.A. Adamson, Shrewsbury 1954. 'Clifton Cricket Club 1867-1967', G.J. Corbishley 1967, with original receipt to the collector, Jim Coldham dated 14th November 1985. 'Bothamsall Cricket and Cricketers', Peter Wynne-Thomas 1976. Signed to the title page by the author with dedication to Jim Coldham, dated July 1976. 'Duffield Cricket Club 1878-1978', K.V. Gregory & D.S. Thorn 1978, with handwritten letter from Thorn to a Mr. Alexander, dated 11th December 1978. Other clubs featured are Repton School and Chesterfield C.C. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £40/60
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Lot 1164
Northern counties club histories. Ten titles including 'Wallasey Cricket Club centenary souvenir brochure 1864-1964', H.A. Wolfe 1964. 'Hathersage Cricket club Festival of Cricket' 1970, official programme of events, Hathersage Cricket Club 1970. 'Hull Railway Clerks Cricket Club Centenary 1873-1973', Mike Ulyatt, 1973. 'Thurstonland Cricket Club 1874-1974', Andrew Pearson 1974. 'Illingworth St. Marys Cricket Club Centenary Brochure 1884-1984', Halifax 1984, with handwritten letter from Anthony Woodhouse, a co-writer, to the collector, Jim Coldham, dated 30th September 1984. Other clubs featured are Haslingden C.C., Hallam C.C., Sheffield United C.C., and a history of the Halifax Cricket League. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 1165
Northern counties club histories. Fourteen titles including 'Saltaire Cricket Club souvenir centenary brochure 1869-1969', published by the Club 1969. 'Delph and Dobcross Cricket Club centenary year brochure 1873-1973', Saddleworth 1973. 'A century at Boughton Hall, a History of Chester Boughton Hall Cricket Club 1873-1973', Alan Robinson 1973, with handwritten letter from the author to the collector, Jim Coldham. 'A Century of Cricket. A Hundred Years of Cricket at Trafalgar Road 1874-1974', K.H. Porter, Southport & Birkdale Cricket Club 1974. 'Cricket in Doncaster and District, an outline history', Philip L. Scowcroft, Doncaster 1985. Signed to inside front cover by the author with dedication to Jim Coldham, dated 8th August 1985. Other clubs featured are Saltburn C.C., Sheffield Collegiate C.C., York C.C., Yeadon C.C., Tynemouth C.C., Burnely C.C., Cheshire C.C.C., Darwen C.C. etc. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 1166
Kent club histories. Six titles including 'Scores and Annals of the West Kent Cricket Club 1812-1896', Philip Norman, London 1897. Breaking to internal hinges, some wear to covers and bumping to corners, otherwise in good condition. 'The W.K.W.C.C. [West Kent Wanderers]. Something of its story'. Herbert Fear, Blackheath 1955. 'Bromley Cricket Club 1820-1970', Geoffrey L. Eames, Bromley 1970, signed by the author to the title page. 'Hythe Cricket Week 1894-1939', David Boorman, Horsham 2016. Limited edition no. 22/60, signed by the author, with an accompanying handwritten letter from Boorman. Other clubs featured are Bromley Town & Old Bromleians C.C., Sevenoaks Vine, and an official programme for '300 Years of Cricket in Kent' at Town Malling, 2005. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £40/60
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Lot 1167
Middlesex & London club histories. Fourteen titles including '100 Years of Stanmore Cricket', published by the Club 1953. Some wear to covers. 'Wembley Cricket Club 1860-1960', published by the Club 1960. 'Beckenham Cricket Club 1866-1966, the Club 1966. Fourteen titles including 'Bickley Park Cricket Club Centenary Year 1967', D.A.G. Reid 1967. 'The History of the Hornsey Club 1870-1970', A. Dey & D.B. Cox, London 1970, with accompanying letter from Cox to the collector, Jim Coldham. 'A History of Uxbridge Cricket Club', Dennis M. Griffiths 1971, limited edition no. 283/500. 'Cockfoster Cricket Club 1873-1972', Trevor Lawman 1973, with accompanying letter from Cox to Jim Coldham. 'The Wanderers Cricket Club Centenary Year 1873-1973', Peter J. Marsh 1973. Other clubs featured are Totteridge C.C., Wycombe House C.C., Kidmore End C.C., Shepherds Bush C.C., U.C.S. Old Boys ('Old Gowers') C.C., and South Hampstead C.C. Also three editions of 'The Suttonian', the journal of Sutton (Middlesex) C.C. for 1956, 1957 and 1962, and four sets of Results and Averages for South Woodford Cricket and Sports Club for seasons 1976, 1978-1980. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. Qty 21. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1168:
Lot 1168
Irish club histories. Five titles including 'Waringstown Cricket Club 1851-1974', Michael Maultsaid 1974 with accompanying typed letter dated 11th January 1975 to the collector, Jim Coldham. 'Holywood 1881-1981', Desmond McCall 1981. 'Downpatrick Cricket Club the first 150 years', R.L.A. Erskine (part) 1998 with typed letter to The Cricket Society, dated 4th October 2005 signed by Erskine, and a colour photograph of the new pavilion built to replace the former destroyed by an arson attack in 1997. Sold with two histories of The Hill Cricket Club for the 50th anniversary in 1991, and 60th in 2001. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 1169:
Lot 1169
Scottish club histories. Four titles including 'Ayr Cricket Club 1859-1959', Rev. H.C. Donaldson, Alloway 1960, with a handwritten letter dated 30th September 1969 from the author to the collector, Jim Coldham. 'Aberdeenshire Cricket Club Centenary 1857-1957. A historical survey', Richard C. Kelman, Northern Publishers 1957. 'Selkirk Cricket Club Centenary 1851-1951', William Anderson, Galashiels 1954. 'Selkirk Cricket Club. Philiphaugh Centenary Match', official programme for S.C.U. President's Eleven v Philiphaugh Eleven, 18th June 1972. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/50
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Welsh club histories. Five titles including 'A History of Bangor Cricket Club 1856-1964', J.B. Cowell, Bangor 1965. 'Cardiff Cricket Club 1867-1967', T.W. Alan, Cardiff 1967. 'Swansea Cricket and Football Club 1874-1974. 100 Glorious Years', Ron Griffiths, Swansea 1974. 'First-Class Cricketers from Christ College, Brecon', D.T. & J.B. Smith, Corsham 1979. Limited edition no. 5/100. 'South Wales Cricket Club 1859-1886', D.T. & J.B. Smith, Corsham 1987. All titles with Cricket Society labels or stamps. G
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1171:
Lot 1171
'The Lancaster Cricket Club 1841-1909'. J.J. Gilchrist. Lancaster 1910. Original green cloth with gilt title to spine. Limited edition no. 146/250. Cricket Society label to front endpaper. Some staining to covers, internally in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 1172
Scottish Cricket Histories. Five titles including 'Guide to the Cricket Ground', George H. Selkirk, London 1867. 'Fifty Years' Reminiscences of Scottish Cricket', D.D. Bone, Glasgow 1898. 'Drumpellier Cricket Club 1850 to 1906', John Thomson, Airdrie 1908. Gilt to page edges. Loss to spine. '"Play!" The story of the Carlton Cricket Club and a personal record of over 50 years' Scottish cricket', N.L. Stevenson, Edinburgh 1946. Includes an accompanying typed letter from Charles R. Munro, Hon. Treasurer and Secretary of the Club, dated 19th July 1944. Nicely signed by Munro. 'Reminiscences of the Grange Cricket Club Edinburgh with selected matches 1832-1862', W. Moncrieff, Edinburgh 1891. Gilt to top page edges. Fading to covers and spine. 'The Grange Cricket Club. Centenary of Ground, Raeburn Place, Edinburgh 1872-1972'. A.M.C. Thorburn, Edinburgh 1972. Cricket Society label/ stamp to inside cover of each title. G
Estimate: £40/60
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'Annals of Brechin Cricket'. Alfred O'Neil. Brechin 1927. Original green cloth with gilt emblem to front cover and title to spine. Ex libris J.W. Goldman with Cricket Society label to front endpaper. Includes a loosely inserted accompanying two page typed letter on Brechin Cricket Club letterhead from O'Neill to the writer and collector, J.W. Goldman. Dated 20th October 1936, O'Neill discusses his umpiring activities, and his formation of an Umpiring Association in Aberdeenshire. He refers to various books on Scottish cricket, and other collections including that of F.S. Ashley-Cooper, and reviews of his own book by Ashley-Cooper and E.V. Lucas in the Sunday Times. Very nicely signed 'Alfred O'Neill' with a lengthy postscript in his own hand of errata. Both the book and letter in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1174:
Lot 1174
'Guide to the Cricket Ground'. George H. Selkirk. London 1867. Original brown boards with gilt title to front board. Folding scorecards and plates. Cricket Society label and stamp to inside front. Slight breaking to rear internal hinge, minor wear to boards, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1175:
Lot 1175
Australian cricket yearbooks and annuals 1970-1993. Titles are 'Australian Cricket Yearbook', eight editions 1970-1977/78. 'Australian Cricket Annual' 1978/79. 'Cricketer Annual' 1974, 1974/75, 1975/76 and 1976/77. 'Cricket Year' 1981, 1982 and 1983. 'Cricket Close-up' 1978. Also the 'New South Wales Cricket Association Yearbook' 1992/93. Cricket Society labels to the majority. Some faults, generally good condition. Qty 16
Estimate: £30/40
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'Allan's Australian Cricket Annual'. Twelve editions from 1988/89 (second edition) to 2001 (fourteenth edition) lacking 1990/91 (fourth edition). Cricket Society labels to all issues. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 1177
Ayres' Cricket Companion 1910, 1912-1915, 1920, 1922-1924, 1931 and 1932. Edited by W.R. Weir & J.N. Pentelow. Original decorative boards. Cricket Society stamps or labels to inside covers/ title pages. Some wear including some breaking to internal hinges of the 1910, 1920, 1922, 1923 (with old tape repairs) and 1924, breaking to spine block of the 1914, some loss to decorative boards on the 1920 and 1923, otherwise in good condition. Qty 11
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1178:
Lot 1178
'South Wales Cricketers' Magazine' 1950-1953. A run of the magazine bound as one volume in blue cloth with speckled page edges. Some rear wrappers retained, lacking original front wrappers. Comprises the full run of issues from volume 3, no. 1 May 1950 to volume 6, no. 1, April-May 1953 (final issue). Padwick 1209, 3165. Not previously seen by the auctioneer. Soiling to covers, internally in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Published in Newport, the magazine ran from July 1948 to April/ May 1953 with three editors, Harold H. Jarrett 1948-1951, J.W. Speight 1952, and Tim Saunders 1953. In the July 1950 issue the title was changed to 'The Cricketers' Magazine'
Lot 1179:
Lot 1179
James Lillywhite's Cricket Annual 1876, 1879, 1880, 1884, 1887-1896, 1898-1900. Original red/orange boards with the exception of the 1876 bound in brown boards lacking original wrappers. Also John Lillywhite's Cricketers' Companion for 1867, 1876 and 1879 in original green wrappers, and 1881 bound in pale card boards lacking original front wrapper and advertising pages. Cricket Society stamp and/ or label to the majority. Wear and some staining to the majority, particularly the earlier editions, some with broken hinges, old tape repairs, detached covers etc. Viewing essential. Sold with three facsimile editions of James Lillywhite's Cricketers' Annual for 1883, 1894 and 1897 in good condition. Qty 24
Estimate: £50/80
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Lot 1180
Derbyshire C.C.C. 1954-2015. Box comprising a good run of official yearbooks for 1950-2008, 2014 and 2015. Also an 'Annual Report and Statement of Accounts' for 1988, and official 'Annual Report and Year Book' for 2008 and 2009-2012/13. The 2015 yearbook signed to the front cover by Wayne Madsen. Cricket Society stamp/ label to the majority. Some wear and ageing to earlier issues, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 63
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1181:
Lot 1181
Durham C.C.C. 1966-2015. Official annual report for season 1966, sold with a complete run of official handbooks for seasons 1992 to 2015. Cricket Society stamps and/or labels to all issues. Qty 25. G/VG
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1182:
Lot 1182
Essex C.C.C. 1948-2015. A good selection of official publications for the period including a 1948 'Year-book' with wear and loss to the original paper wrappers. Official 'Annual' for 1949, 1950, 1953, 1954 (Diamond Jubilee edition), 1955-1961, 'Handbook' for 1962, 1963, 'Annual' for 1964, 'Handbook' for 1967-1988, 'Yearbook' for 1989-2015. Cricket Society stamps/ label to all editions. Loss to the cover of the 2015, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1183:
Lot 1183
Glamorgan C.C.C. yearbooks 1962-2015. A complete run of yearbooks for 1962 to 2015 with the exception of 1963. Cricket Society labels/ stamps to all editions. Odd faults to some issues, generally in good/ very good condition. Qty 53
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1184:
Lot 1184
Gloucestershire C.C.C. 1950-2015. A good run of official yearbooks for 1950, 1958 and 1960-2015. Cricket Society label/ stamp to all issues. Some ageing and loss to spine of the 1950 issues, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1185:
Hampshire C.C.C. guides and handbooks 1934-2015. Official Hampshire County Cricket Guide for 1934. Minor wear and small loss to original paper wrappers otherwise in good condition. Sold with a good run of official handbooks for seasons 1954, 1956 and 1959-2015. Cricket Society stamps to all issues. Wear, loss and tape repair to the 1956 handbook, the others in good/ very good condition. Qty 59
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1186:
Lot 1186
Kent C.C.C. yearbooks and annuals 1948-2015. Four official yearbooks for 1948-1951 and a complete run of official annuals for 1952-2015. Wear, loss and repairs to the early annuals, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Sold with 'Kent Cricket Records 1719-1929', F.S. Ashley Cooper, Canterbury 1929. Some soiling to original decorative wrappers and rusting to staples, otherwise in good condition. Cricket Society stamp/ label to the majority of titles. Qty 69
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1187:
Lot 1187
Lancashire C.C.C. and Lancashire League annuals and handbooks 1960-2015. Box comprising a run of annuals including a 'Lancashire County and Manchester Cricket Club Annual 1935'. Original red cloth boards. Breaking to rear internal hinge and last page almost detached. A run of Lancashire C.C.C. Yearbooks for 1960-1963 and 1967-2013 and 2015. Also the 'Lancashire Cricket Annual. The Official Handbook of Club and League Cricket in Lancashire and District' for 1960, 1963-1974. Sold with a 'Lancashire C.C.C. Annual Report and Accounts' for 1989. Cricket Society stamp/ label to the majority of issues. Odd faults to earlier issues, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 67
Estimate: £25/35
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Lot 1188
Leicestershire C.C.C. 1966-2015. A good run of official yearbooks for 1966, 1969-1975, 1983, 1988-2013 and 2015. Sold with three official 'Annual Report and Statement of Accounts' for 1967, 1975 and 1985. Also an official souvenir 'Leicestershire County Cricket Club Championship Year' 1975. Cricket Society label/ stamp to all issues. Some faults to the annual reports, the yearbooks in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 1189:
Lot 1189
Northamptonshire C.C.C. yearbooks and annual reports 1947-2011. A good run of official year books for 1947, 1952, 1954-1958, 1960-1964 and 1988-2011. Also a run of the Annual Report for 1966-1986. Cricket Society stamp/ label to the majority. Odd faults to earlier issues of the yearbooks, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 57
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 1190
Nottinghamshire C.C.C. handbooks and annual reports 1955-2015. A good run of official 'Handbooks' for 1955-1958, 1960-1969, 'Annuals' for 1970-1979, and 1981, 'Annual Report & Handbook' for 1980, 'Annual Reports' for 1981-1986 and 1993, 'Yearbooks' for 1986, 1988-1993, 1995-1998, 2000 and 2001, and 'Annuals' for 2002-2015. Cricket Society stamps/ labels to the majority. Odd minor faults to earlier editions, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 61
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 1191
Somerset C.C.C. yearbooks, handbooks, annual reports etc 1961-2014. A good selection of official publications including 'Yearbooks' for 1961/62 and 1965/66, a 'Handbook of the Somerset C.C.C. and Club Cricket' 1967/68, 'The Somerset Dragon, the Official Magazine of the Somerset C.C.C' 10th December 1968, 'Annual Report and Statement of Accounts' for 1969-1978, 'Handbooks' for 1979-1985, 'Yearbooks' for 1986-2005, 2005/06-2009/10, Somerset C.C.C. 'Almanacks' for 2010-2012 and 2014. Cricket Society stamps or labels to all issues. Odd faults to earlier publication, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 50
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1192:
Lot 1192
Surrey C.C.C. yearbooks 1901-2014. A box comprising a good run of the official yearbook for the period. Issues are 1901-1910, 1912-1914, 1915/1920, 1922-1926, 1928-1939, 1940/1945, 1946-1953, 1955-2012 and 2014. Cricket Society label/ stamp to the majority. Faults to the earlier editions including some tape repairs, loose pages, the 1912 lacking the front cover, the remainder overall in good condition. Qty 100
Estimate: £70/100
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Lot 1193
Sussex C.C.C. 1927-2015. A good run of official handbooks including a 'Sussex Cricket Club Official Hand-book & Guide 1927', 'Sussex County Cricket Annual' for 1939, 1949 and 1951, an official Handbook for 1950, and a complete run of 'Handbooks' for 1955-2015. Sold with three issues of the 'Sussex Cricket Association Official Handbook' for 1945, 1948 and 1951, and an 'Evening Argus Sussex Cricket Handbook' for 1948. Cricket Society stamp/ label to the majority. Some wear and ageing to earlier issues, later issues in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1194:
Lot 1194
Warwickshire C.C.C. yearbooks and annual reports 1957-2015. A good run of the official 'Annual Report' for 1957, 1960-1987 and the 'Year Book' for 1988-2015. Some faults to the earlier issues, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 1195
Worcestershire C.C.C. yearbooks 1961-2009. A good run of official yearbooks for 1961, 1963 and 1965-2009. All with original paper wrappers with the exception of the 1965 edition in green cloth. Sold with a booklet to commemorate the rededication of the memorials of members of the Foster family of Malvern in 2014. Cricket Society label/ stamp to the majority. Old tape repair to spine with some soiling to covers of the 1963 yearbook, the remainder in otherwise good/ very good condition. Qty 47
Estimate: £30/50
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Yorkshire C.C.C. Annuals. An almost complete run of the annual for 1900-1910, 1912-1920, 1923-1940, 1947-2015. Gilt to page edges of the early issues up to 1916. The 1904 with the owner's name in gilt to front cover of Chas. Stokes, Esq., Hon. Treasurer. Cricket Society stamp/ label to the majority. Wear, water damage, breaking to hinges of some earlier editions. Later editions in good to very good condition. Sold with seven issues of the 'Bradford Cricket League Official Handbook' for 1958-1961 and 1968-1969, the 1958-1961 issues bound in leather with 'The Cricket Society' in gilt to front covers, original wrappers retained, the remainder in original wrappers. Qty 113 in two boxes
Estimate: £100/150
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Lot 1197
Minor Counties Cricket Association handbooks, annuals 1968-2010. Box comprising good selection of official handbooks for 1968, 1969, 1971-1974 and 1977, 'Who's Who & Annual' for 1977, and the official 'Annual' for 1978-2005 and 2007-2010. Also 'The Public School Cricket Year Book 1914' edited by A.W. Lane-Joynt, and 'Cricket Club's Annual 1936', E.A.C Thomson, published by the Club Cricket Conference. Sold with a collection of Middlesex C.C.C. Annual reports for 1954-1956, 1958-1969, 1971-1975, and issues of 'Club Review' for 1980/81-2004/04, 2004-2010, 2012 and 2013 etc. Cricket Society label/ stamp to the majority. Some wear and tear to early issues, overall in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 1198:
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South Africa Cricket Annual 1952/53-2011. A good run of official annuals for 1952/53, 1954-1957, 1959, 1960, 1963, 1964, 1967-2011. Cricket Society label/ stamp to all issues. Some wear to earlier issues, otherwise in good condition. Sold with 'The South African Cricket Almanac 1949-50' compiled by G.C. Baker. Covers detached, spine broken, pages loose. Qty 55 in two boxes
Estimate: £30/40
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Lot 1199
Indian Cricket Almanack. 1946/47, 1950/51-1952/53, 1954/55-1958/59, 1960/61, 1963, 1965-2002 and 2004. Madras. Good run of the Annual for the period. Edited by Gurunathan/ Sundaresan/ Viswanath. Original covers and boards. Sold with two editions of 'The Indian Cricket-Field Annual' for 1958/59 and 1959/60. Cricket Society stamp/ label to the majority. Some faults and tape repairs to early editions, otherwise generally in good condition. Qty 42
Estimate: £50/70
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The Cricket Almanack of New Zealand. 1948-1952, 1954-1962, 1967-2012. Good run of the Almanack for the period. Edited by Carman/ MacDonald, Wellington, Payne/Smith, Auckland. Original covers. Cricket Society stamp/ label to the majority. Some faults and tape repairs to early editions, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 60 in two boxes
Estimate: £30/50
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Lot 1201
Surrey C.C.C. yearbooks 1893-1900. Six editions of the official Surrey yearbook for 1893 and 1896-1900. Cricket Society label to each issue. Rear internal hinge broken to the 1893, tape reinforcement to spine of the 1896. Odd faults to the remainder, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
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Lot 1202
The Tamil Nadu Cricket Association annual reports. Seven editions of the annual report for 1970/71 (first year of issue), 1971/72-1974/75, 1976/77 and 1977/78. Madras. Original paper wrappers. Padwick 3933. Cricket Society stamp/ label to inside front covers, additional annotation in ink to front cover of the first issue. Vertical fold to all, adhesive mark to top edge of front cover of five editions, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1203:
Lot 1203
Yorkshire Cricket Handbook 1929. Small handbook with original pictorial covers. Printed and published by A. Wigley of Leeds. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Slight splitting to spine, rusting to staple, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
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Dutch cricket publications 1916-1966. Eight titles published in Dutch in original paper wrappers. Titles are 'Nederlandsche Cricket-Bond. Geillustreerd Jaarboekje'. The Hague. Two issues for 1916 and 1917, the only two years of publication. Padwick 4211. Front cover detached on the 1916, the 1917 lacking original wrappers. 'Bibliotheek [catalogue]. Nederlandse Cricketbond' published by Koninklijke Bibliotheek, Den Haag 1957. Padwick 35. 'Verslag' and 'Gedenboek 1929-1969'. Two titles published by Still Going Strong Cricket Club in 1965 (Padwick 4239) and 1969 (Padwick 4242) respectively. 'Gedenboek 1883-1958', Nederlandse Cricket Bond, published for the 75th anniversary in 1958. Presentation copy to The Cricket Society with handwritten dedication to the half title page from the Dutch Cricket Association. Padwick 4217. 'Gedenboek. Nederlandshe Dames Cricket Bond'. Published for the 25th anniversary in 1959. Padwick 4219-1. Loss to paper wrappers. 'H.C.C. "De Krekels" 1941-66'. Published by the Club for the 25th anniversary in 1966. Padwick 4236. First page detached. Cricket Society stamp/ label to all titles. Some faults as listed, otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1205:
Lot 1205
'German Cricket: A Brief History'. James D. Coldham. Privately published, London 1983. Limited edition no. 103/125, signed by the author with handwritten dedication 'To fellow-members of The Cricket Society' with Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Minor soiling to original paper wrappers, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 1206:
Lot 1206
West Indies. Trinidad Cricket Council Year Books for 1970, 1970/71, 1971/72, 1973 and 1974. Cricket Society label to all issues. Qty 5. Odd faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
First published in 1964
Lot 1207:
Lot 1207 Lot 1207
Brunell Jones, West Indian cricket writer. Selection of five books by Jones. 'Kangaroo Invasion' 1973, 'Gone with the Indians Again!' 1976, both titles signed by the author. Also 'The Best of Cricket, West Indies vs England 1895-1974' 1974, 'Cricket (?) XI' 1976, and 'What A Tour!' 1977. All titles with Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Odd minor faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1208:
Lot 1208
'Rhodesian Cricket and Tennis Annual 1957', Edited by Denis R. Hayer. 1957. Only year of publication. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Some wear and soiling to original paper wrappers, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1209:
Lot 1209
Board of Control for Cricket in Pakistan. Cricket Annual. Lahore. Five annuals for 1965, 1966 & 1967, 1971, 1972 & 1973 and 1974. Original wrappers. Cricket Society label to inside front cover of all editions. Wear to some wrappers, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1210:
Lot 1210
M.C.C. tour to India 1964. 'M.C.C. v/s India 1964'. Official souvenir pre-tour brochure published by the Board of Control for Cricket in India. 96pp with biographies and pen pictures of the M.C.C. touring party and Indian players, fixtures, statistics, advertising etc. Padwick 4826. Soiling to original decorative wrappers with tears to spine, otherwise in good condition. Also 'M.C.C. Vs. India 1964'. Edited by C.K. Haridas, Madras 1964. 100pp with articles, pen pictures, biographies etc. Padwick 4827. Cricket Society stamps to front cover and some internal pages. Original decorative paper wrappers. Slight wear to spine, otherwise in good condition. Sold with 'Commonwealth Cricketers' Tour of India 1953-54. Published by Sport & Pastime, Madras 1953. 84pp pre-tour brochure. Padwick 5799. Cricket Society stamps to first advertising page. Some wear to original decorative paper wrappers, otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1211:
Lot 1211
Ceylon tour to India 1964/65. 'India Vs Ceylon, 19, 20, 21, 22nd Dec '64'. Hyderabad Cricket Association 1964. 108pp official souvenir. Padwick 5729. Cricket Society stamps to front cover. Wear original decorative paper wrappers, some loss to spine, internally in good condition. Also 'First Test Dec 1964 Ceylon vs. India'. Edited by Shri K.S. Ramaswami for the Mysore State Cricket Association for the first 'Test' played at Bangalore, 11th-13th December 1964. Padwick 5730. Cricket Society stamps to front cover and title page. Some wear to original paper wrappers, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1212:
Lot 1212
Australia tour to India 1964/65. Two pre-tour brochures. 'Australia vs India 1964'. Compiled and published by D.R. Bupathy, Madras 1964. 94pp. Padwick 5294. Cricket Society stamps to front cover and first advertising page. Some wear to original decorative paper wrappers, otherwise in good condition. Also 'Cricketers from Australia'. Sport and Pastime souvenir published in association with the Madras Cricket Association, Madras 1964. Appears not to be listed in Padwick. Cricket Society label laid down to inside front cover. Minor wear, overall in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1213:
Lot 1213
New Zealand tour to India 1965. 'New Zealand vs India. Test Cricket Souvenir 1965'. Pre-tour brochure compiled and published by D.R. Bhupathy, Madras 1964. 42pp. Padwick 5567. Cricket Society stamps to front cover and title page. Minor wear to original decorative wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Lot 1214:
Lot 1214
Australia tour to West Indies 1965. '1965 Australian Tour. West Indies vs Australia in Jamaica: official programme'. 80pp pre-tour brochure published for the Jamaican leg of the tour by Jamaica Cricket Association, Kingston 1965. Padwick 5239. Cricket Society stamp to inside front cover. Some wear to original decorative wrappers, otherwise in good condition. Sold with 'West Indies Cricket Tour 1963', Irving Rosenwater, Teletypesetting, London 1963. Padwick 5434. Light vertical crease, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1215:
Lot 1215 Lot 1215
West Indies tour to India 1966/67. Five souvenir tour brochures. 'West Indies vs India Test Cricket Souvenir 1967'. Compiled and published by D.R. Bhupathy, Madras 1966. 68pp. Padwick 5507. 'Official Souvenir of The West Indies Cricket Tour of India 1966-67', published by The Board of Control for Cricket in India', Bombay 1966. 128pp. Padwick 5508. 'Cricketers from West Indies Souvenir' published by R. Alung, New Delhi 1966. 56pp. Padwick 5509. 'West Indies vs Prime Minister's XI', published by Delhi and Districts Cricket Association, Delhi 1966. 90pp. Padwick 5510. 'West Indies Tour of India 1966-67', Sport and Pastime, Madras 1966. 58pp. Padwick 5515. Cricket Society stamps to all five brochures. Some faults, generally good condition. Sold with two miniature souvenir booklets. G
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1216:
Lot 1216
Australia tour to India 1969/70. Three souvenir tour brochures. 'Australia vs India 1969'. Compiled and published by D.R. Bhupathy, Madras 1969. 48pp. Padwick 5299. 'Official Souvenir of the Australian Cricket Tour of India 1969', Board of Control for Cricket in India, Bombay 1969. 64pp. Padwick 5300. 'Australia- India Test Series 1969' published by the Cricket Club of India Ltd, Bombay 1969. 36pp. Odd minor faults, otherwise in good condition. Padwick 5302. Sold with 'Rothmans Tour. Test Cricket, Australia v New Zealand' official programme for the second Test played at Eden Park, Auckland, 25th February- 2nd March 1977. Creasing and wear to covers which have become detached. Cricket Society stamps to the majority of brochures. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1217:
Lot 1217
'Worrell Memorial Match 1968'. Rare official souvenir programme published by Sport & Pastime, Madras, for the Frank Worrell (West Indies) memorial match, Madras Chief Minister's XI v International XI, played at Madras 29th February- 3rd March 1968. 19pp. Padwick 8258. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Adhesive mark to rear cover, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Worrell accompanied the West Indies team on their tour of India in 1966/67. He was diagnosed with leukaemia while on the tour and died in 1967 a month after returning to Jamaica aged only 42
Lot 1218:
Lot 1218
Sri Lanka tour to Pakistan 1974. 'Cricket Match. Sri Lanka vs Punjab Cricket Association Team'. Ijaz Hashmet Khan, Lyallpur 1974. Official souvenir brochure for the match played at Lyallpur (now Faisalabad), 16th-18th March 1974, organised by the District Sports Association, Lyallpur. Original decorative paper wrappers with copper coloured cord tie. 36pp. Padwick 5731-10. Presentation copy to the Cricket Society with stamp to first page. Small tear to spine of first page, light wear to covers, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Scarce
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1219:
Sri Lanka tour to Pakistan 1974. 'Cricket Match. Sri Lanka vs Punjab Cricket Association Team'. Ijaz Hashmet Khan, Lyallpur 1974. Official souvenir brochure for the match played at Lyallpur (now Faisalabad), 16th-18th March 1974, organised by the District Sports Association, Lyallpur. Original decorative paper wrappers with copper coloured cord tie. 36pp. Padwick 5731-10. Presentation copy to the Cricket Society with Society stamp to first page. Small tear to spine of first page, light wear to covers, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Scarce
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1220:
Lot 1220 Lot 1220
West Indies tour to India 1974/75. 'West Indies in India 1974-75'. Compiled and published by C.K. Haridass, Madras 1974. 178pp. Padwick 5516-2. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Some loss and repair to spine, otherwise in good condition. Sold with an official programme for West Indies v England, fifth Test, Queen's Park Oval, Port of Spain, 30th March- 5th April 1974, edited by Leroy 'Fathead' Williams. Also official souvenir brochures for 'Australia v West Indies at Victoria Park, St. Lucia, 12th April 1978', 'West Indies vs Australia in Jamaica 1978', and 'West Indies & Zimbabwe Tours to Sri Lanka 2001-2002' published the Board of Control for Cricket in Sri Lanka. All with Cricket Society labels to inside front covers. Good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1221:
Lot 1221
'M.C.C. in India 1976-77'. Official pre-tour brochure compiled and published by C.K. Haridass, Madras 1976. 100pp. Padwick 4850-4. Sold with 'M.C.C. Cricket Tour Guide 1974-75', edited by Phil Tressider, Modern Magazines, Sydney 1974. 68pp. Padwick 4615-16. Cricket Society labels to inside front cover of both brochures. Some wear to covers, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1222:
Lot 1222
'Dr. P. Subbarayan Memorial Library Catalogue of Books'. Madras Cricket Association, Madras 1968. Original catalogue of the library of Subbayaran, given to the Madras Cricket Association and opened 16th June 1968. Includes a loosely inserted biographical leaflet on Subbarayan. 26pp. Padwick 29. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Minor soiling to paper wrappers, creasing to lower corner of inside pages, otherwise in good conditon
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1223:
Lot 1223
Traviss Willcox Kent statistical records. Four privately published volumes of records compiled by Willcox. Kent v Derbyshire 1874-1990 (limited edition no. 21/100), Kent v Glamorgan 1932-1991 (21/100), and Kent v Warwickshire 1894-1991. All three limited edition no. 21/100 and signed by Willcox. Also Kent v Worcestershire 1990-1991 unnumbered edition of 100, unsigned. Each with Cricket Society label to inside front cover. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1224:
Lot 1224
'A Cricket Ballad'. Hedley A. Bryden 1905. Typescript edition printed privately in 1973 with additional commentary by E.A. Marsh, Eastbourne, 1973. The original 240 line poem describes a cricket match played between teams of the ladies and gentlemen of Selmeston in East Sussex, and provides 'a reflection of country life before the holocaust of World War I'. 11pp. Padwick 2700-1. Cricket Society stamp to front and rear covers. Minor soiling and wear to original plain covers, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Alec Marsh was chairman of the Eastbourne District, Lewis and Newhaven Cricket Association, and Honorary Secretary of the Sussex Cricket Association. Selmeston and Alciston Cricket Club was founded in 1807. The match was played on St. Swithin's Day, 15th July 1905, in which the men could bowl and catch using only their left hand, and bat with a broomstick! The final result was announced as 'The ladies score is fifty-six, the mens just four runs more; a finer match I never knew, though versed in cricket lore'
Lot 1225:
Lot 1225
'Fifty Leaders of British Sport. Ernest C. Elliott. John Lane, London 1904. A series of portraits with biographical details of famous sportsmen including cricketers C.B. Fry, A.C. Maclaren, Lord Hawke, Ranjitsinhji etc. Original red cloth covers with red fox head gilt decoration to front cover, sporting emblems to spine, gilt to top page edges. Ex libris J.W. Goldman with Cricket Society label to inside cover. Padwick 7203. Breaking to internal hinges, fading to spine, a little internal foxing otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1226:
Lot 1226
'Cricket Lovely Cricket. West Indies v England 1950'. V.P. Kumar. Privately published 2000. Original hardback. Signed to front end paper by three of the six featured players. Signatures are Allan Rae, Clyde Walcott and Everton Weekes. Very good condition with good dustwrapper
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1227:
Lot 1227
'Association of Cricket Statisticians' Publications. Complete run of numbers 1 to 100 of the 'Famous Cricketers Series' including the first and second editions of number 1 Jack Hobbs and the second edition of number 4 Frank Woolley, but lacking the first edition of the Frank Woolley edition. Other subjects include McCabe, Grace, Wisden, Sobers, Harvey, Worrell, Clem Hill, Blythe, May, Spofforth, Parr, Lindwall, Armstrong, Ponsford, Larwood, Bligh, Miller, Botham, Jessop, Valentine etc. Cricket Society stamp/ label to the majority of titles. Odd faults to some titles, generally in good/ very good condition. Qty 101
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1228:
Lot 1228
'Association of Cricket Statisticians' Publications. An almost complete run of 'Lives in Cricket Series' from number 1 to 45, lacking number 16. Subjects include Allan Watkins, Johnny Briggs, George Duckworth, Rockley Wilson, Richard Daft, 'Bunny' Lucas, Walter Read, Tom Richardson, A.N. Hornby, Walter Robins etc. Volume 10, John Shepherd is signed by Shepherd and the author, Paddy Briggs. Odd duplication. Also a run of 'The First Class Counties' Second Eleven Annual' for 1985-2012 and 2014. 'ACS International Cricket Yearbook' for 1986-2015. Sold with 'Two Stalwart Scottish Cricketers, John Kerr & Jimmy Aitchison' by Duncan McLeish 2008, and F.S. Ashley-Cooper, a biographical sketch & bibliography', Peter Wynne-Thomas 2003 etc. Cricket Society stamp/ label to the majority. Over 110 titles in two boxes. Odd minor faults to some, overall in good very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1229:
Lot 1229
Indian cricket books. A box comprising thirty four books on Indian cricket history and biographies. Titles include 'Fifty Years of Bombay Cricket being an authoritative compilation of the scores etc... 1895-1944', A.A.A. Fyzee et al, Bombay 1946. 'Presenting Indian Cricket', Berry Sarbadhikary, Calcutta 1946. 'Bombay Pentangular', S.K. Roy, Calcutta 1945. 'India vs M.C.C. Tests 1951-52', N.S. Phadke, Bombay 1952 (loss to spine). 'Rivals in the Sun. A survey of the 1952 tour of England', Raju Bharatan, Bombay 1952. 'Vinoo Mankad', Sudhir Vaidya, Bombay 1969. 'Parsi Cricket', M.E. Pavri, originally published 1901, this facsimile edition 2006 etc. Cricket Society label/ stamp to the majority of titles. Odd faults, overall in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1230:
Lot 1230
Pakistan cricket books. A selection of eighteen books on Pakistan cricket history, biographies and yearbooks. Titles include 'The Chequered History of Pakistan Cricket', Shuja-ud-din Butt and Mohammed Salim Pervez 2003. Signed to the title page by both authors. '26 Years of Pakistan Test Cricket', A. Aziz Rhematullah, Karachi 1979. 'Imran's Summer of Fulfilment', Khadim Hussain Baloch, printed in Karachi 1987. 'Lahore to London', Younis Ahmed, Sheffield 2016. Also six editions of the 'Pakistan Book of Cricket' 1976, 1977, 1978/79, 1982/83, 1983/84 and 1988 etc. Cricket Society label/ stamp to the majority of titles. Odd faults to some titles, overall in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Lot 1231:
Lot 1231
'Innings Complete'. Philip Paine. Volumes 1-17 and 19-22, each limited edition of either 300 or 250 copies, all signed by the author. 1999-2016. Cricket Society stamp to each title. Sold with 'Finally a Face. A memoir of Reginald Wood (Lancashire, Victoria and England)', Philip Paine 2007, signed by Paine. Also two copies of 'A Guide to the Memorials of Cricketers' compiled by Michael Ronayne, published by the Association of Cricket Statisticians, Cardiff 2017. Qty 24. Very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1232:
Lot 1232
'First Class Cricket In Australia'. Volume 1, 1850/51 to 1941/42 & Volume 2, 1945/46 to 1976/77. Both compiled by Ray Webster and edited by Allan Miller, 1991 & 1997. Two limited edition volumes in matching green boards with gilt. Volume 1, limited edition no. 66/1500 and Volume 2 no. 66/1000. Volume One signed by both the compiler and Editor and Volume Two signed by the compiler. Cricket Society label to inside front covers. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1233:
Lot 1233
'Tours and Tests'. Kenneth Farnes. London 1940. Inscription to front end paper signed by the author 'Best wishes, Kenneth Farnes'. Slight breaking to internal hinges, minor wear to spine, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1234:
Lot 1234
'Kings of Cricket- Anecdotes and Reminiscences from 1858 to 1892'. Richard Daft. Bolton 1893. Limited large paper subscribers' edition signed by Daft, not numbered in the usual way. Gilt to top of page edges. Padwick 903. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Lacking spine, wear to boards, breaking to internal hinges with old tape repair to front hinge, internally in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Richard Daft was one of the finest batsmen of his day, playing 254 matches for Nottinghamshire scoring 9788 runs at an average of 25.42. He wrote 'Kings of Cricket- Anecdotes and Reminiscences from 1858 to 1892' the year after he retired, which was published in 1893. By 1900 his health had deteriorated and he died bankrupt
Lot 1235:
Lot 1235
'The A.I.F. Cricket Team'. Ronald Cardwell. Privately printed 1980. Limited edition number 146 of 200 copies produced, signed by the author. Sold with 'A Cameo from the Past- W.A. Brown (N.S.W., Qld, Australia)'. Ronald Cardwell. Privately printed 1996. Limited edition number 40 of 200 copies produced, signed to title page by Cardwell and Bill Brown. Cricket Society label to inside front cover of both titles. Qty 2. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1236:
Lot 1236
'The Advocate's Pictorial Souvenir of the visit of the M.C.C. Cricket Team to the West Indies' 1953/54. Scarce post-tour brochure edited by O.S. Coppin. Barbados 1954. Original decorative paper wrappers. Padwick 4698-1. Cricket Society stamp to front cover. Minor ageing, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Lot 1237:
Lot 1237 Lot 1237
'The World of Cricket'. 1914. Complete set of twenty three issues of the magazine from January to November 1914 edited by A.C. Maclaren and J.N. Pentelow. Issues 1-9 and 11-23 are bound in one volume in green cloth boards with gilt title to front and spine, lacking original wrappers. Issue 10, 6th June 1914 is loosely inserted with original wrappers retained. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Minor wear and staining to the boards, tape reinforcement to internal hinges. Some wear to extremities of the loosely inserted issue 10. Rare
Estimate: £200/300
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game' ran from 1882 to 1913 when it was renamed 'The World of Cricket' for twenty three issues in 1914. An 'Important Notice' printed on the rear page of the issue dated 15th August 1914 announced that, with the outbreak of the War, publication would be suspended, however a further three issues in September, October and November were published before finally ceasing. The appearance of a regular cricket magazine did not resume until the first issue of 'The Cricketer' was published in 1921
Lot 1238:
Lot 1238
'Julius Caesar. The Ill-Fated Cricketer'. G. Amey. London 2000. Original blue leather with gilt titles to front and spine and gilt to page edges. Fifty copies were published as a limited edition in this form, this copy is unsigned and unnumbered, possibly a review copy. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Excellent condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1239:
Lot 1239 Lot 1239
'De Groene Krekelserie. Hei Batten [Batting]'. R.G. Ingelse. First edition published by the 'Propaganda-Commissie van den Nederlandschen' 1940, the year Germany occupied the Netherlands. Number three in a series. Sold with a second (revised) edition published 1952, Padwick 698. Four pages loose. Also a second edition copy of number seven in the series, 'Fielden [Fielding]', R.G. Ingelse, 1952, Padwick 756, and 'De Regels van het Cricketspel [laws of cricket]', foreword by W.F. Bok, 1956, Padwick 226. All titles printed in Dutch. Original decorative wrappers. Cricket Society stamps to front covers and title pages. Qty 4. Minor ageing to covers, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1240:
Lot 1240
'From Commons to Lord's. A Chronology of Cricket 1700-1799'. Volume One (1700-1750) and Volume Two (1751-1770). Ian Maun, 2009. Both limited editions in green cloth. Volume One limited edition number 196/220 signed to the limitation page by Maun and President of the M.C.C., Derek Underwood. Sold with accompanying reference compact disc. Volume Two limited edition no. 110/220 copies signed to the limitation page by Maun. Copies 1-20 were not available for sale. Cricket Society stamp to inside front cover of Volume Two. Very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1241:
Lot 1241
'The Book of the Two Maurices'. M.C.C. team Australasia 1929/30'. Turnbull & Allom. London 1930 and 'The Two Maurices Again. M.C.C. team South Africa 1930/31'. Turnbull & Allom. London 1931. Original blue cloth. Cricket Society label to inside front covers. Slight splitting and wear to the spine of the 1930 edition, slight breaking to rear internal hinge of the 1931, otherwise in overall good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1242:
Lot 1242
'Alletson's Innings'. John Arlott. London 1957. Limited edition number 60 of 200 produced, signed by Arlott. Padwick 7277. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1243:
Lot 1243
'Cricket Books. Great Collectors of the Past'. Irving Rosenwater. Printed by J.G. Eccles, Inverness for the Author 1976. Nine portraits. Full green leather with gilt to top edge. Limited edition number 34 of 200 copies of which 190 were for sale. Padwick 37-1. Signed to the limitation page by the author. Cricket Society label to front endpaper. Good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1244:
Lot 1244
'The English Cricketers' Trip to Canada and the United States in 1859'. Frederick Lillywhite. London 1860 (first edition). 79pp. Comprises illustrations, folding map, scores etc. Pages checked and appear complete. Padwick 4893. Original green boards with gilt title to front cover. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Poor/ fair condition with broken front internal hinge, some pages detached with old tape repairs and some foxing. Viewing essential
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1245:
Lot 1245
'Cricket and Football. Rhymes, Sketches, Anecdotes, etc of Albert Craig'. Compiled by Robert Abel and H.V. Dorey. London 1910. Original decorative boards. Appears complete. Padwick 6442. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Wear to covers, breaking to internal hinges, some age toning, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1246:
Lot 1246 Lot 1246
'The Game that is Romance'. G.D. Martineau. A rare and interesting typescript comprising a collection of sixty cricket verses by Martineau written between c1924 and 1958. 77pp bound in brown card boards. The poems are presented in five sections titled 'Mainly Reflective', 'The Young Idea', 'Heroic Memories', 'Test and Championship', and 'War Years', and the author has recorded when and where each poem was originally published. Recorded in Padwick, no. 6496, as being 'in John Arlott's possession; a copy of the typescript is held by The Library of the Cricket Society'. This is the Cricket Society's copy with label to inside front cover and a handwritten dedication 'To The Cricket Society with compliments, G.D. Martineau'. Sold with four scrapbooks of Martineau's comprising cuttings of published articles that appeared in The Field, Punch, Men Only, The Empire Review etc. in 1941, 1947-1949, 1951 and 1952. Includes typed correspondence dated 1960 to and from Martineau regarding the Freemantle family of Hampshire regarding an article written for 'The Cricketer' in 1947 by Martineau about Andrew Freemantle who played for Hampshire from 1788, and appeared in the first Gentlemen v Players match at Lord's in 1806. Qty 5. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Gerald Durani Martineau (1897-1976) was a prolific cricket writer and historian. In Wisden's obituary of Martineau his works were described as 'pleasantly written... ideally calculated to arouse the interest of the novice and spur him on to try for himself the masterpieces'
Lot 1247:
Lot 1247 Lot 1247
'Biographies of First-Class Cricketers 1890-1931'. Author unknown. Handwritten manuscript bound in brown paper wrappers comprising over two hundred and thirty pages of detailed biographical and statistical records of first class cricketers for the period, written in meticulously small, neat handwriting. Cricket Society label to inside front cover. Not recorded in Padwick. Wrapper becoming detached with wear to edges, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1248:
'Old English Cricket. Six pamphlets by H.P.-T.'. Percy Francis Thomas. Stoke 1995. Facsimile reprint by Willows Publishing of the 1929 edition. Hardback. Limited edition number 51/300. New, unopened
Estimate: £25/35
Lot 1249:
Lot 1249
'The David Frith Archive. A detailed catalogue of the cricket library and memorabilia collection of David Frith'. D. Frith. Childrey 2009. Limited edition of only seventy five copies, signed by the author, this being an unnumbered edition. Bound in red boards and contained in slip case. Rare, sold out edition. Excellent condition
Estimate: £200/300
Lot 1250:
Lot 1250
Don Bradman. 'Pageant of Cricket'. D.Frith. London 1987. Foreword by Don Bradman. De-luxe leather bound limited edition of two hundred numbered copies, this being number 134, signed by Don Bradman and the author Frith. Bound in full red leather, all edges gilt and preserved in slip case. Excellent condition
Estimate: £180/250
Lot 1251:
Lot 1251
'Stoddy's Mission. The First Great Test Series 1894-1895'. David Frith. New South Wales 1994. Limited edition of 100 books produced, this being number 100, signed by Frith to the title page. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Lot 1252:
Lot 1252
'A Fourth Innings with Cardus'. London 1981. Original imitation leather in slip case. Specially bound limited edition of 100 numbered copies, this being number 50. Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1253:
Lot 1253
'Cardus in the Covers'. London 1978. Original imitation leather in slip case. Limited edition of 100 numbered copies. This being number 17. Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Lot 1254:
Limited edition books. Selection, 'The Graces. E.M., W.G. & G.F.'. A.G. Powell and S. Canynge Caple. London 1948. D/W. Limited edition of 1000 numbered copies. 'A History of Derbyshire County Cricket Club 1870-1970'. John Shawcroft. Derby 1970. Original green boards. Second limited edition of 250 copies, this being number 407/500. 'A Correct Account of all the Cricket Matches which have been played by the Marylebone Club and all other Principal Matches from the year 1786 to 1822 inclusive. Henry Bentley 1823'. Published by Roger Heavens. Cambridge 1997. Limited edition facsimile reprint of 400 numbered copies, this being number 7 and 'Memorable Cricket Matches'. Sir Geoffrey Tomkinson. Kidderminster 1958. Original boards. Limited edition of 500 numbered copies, signed by the author. Correspondence from Tomkinson to front of the book. Qty 4. G
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1255:
Limited edition books. Selection, 'Old English Cricket. Six pamphlets by H.P.-T.'. Percy Francis Thomas. Stoke 1995. Facsimile reprint by Willows Publishing of the 1929 edition. Hardback, review copy, 'Five Overs & 2 Wides', H.S. Vere Hodge. Privately printed 1967 (ltd edition of 500), 'A Correct Account of all the Cricket Matches which have been played by the Marylebone Club and all other Principal Matches from the year 1786 to 1822 inclusive. Henry Bentley 1823'. Published by Roger Heavens. Cambridge 1997. Limited edition facsimile reprint of 400 numbered copies, this being number 400 and 'Early Memoirs of Frank Woolley'. Kent 1976. Limited signed edition number 851/1000 copies. Signed in blue ink by Woolley. Qty 4. G
Estimate: £50/70
Lot 1256:
Lot 1256
'The Golden Age of Cricket. A Memorial Book of Hugh Trumble'. Robert Trumble. Melbourne 1968. Limited edition no. 727/1000, signed in ink by Trumble. DJ. Sold with 'George Lohmann. The Beau Ideal', Ric Sissons, 1991. Limited edition no. 148/500. Signed by the author. Qty 2. G
Estimate: £25/35

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