Cricket Scorecards, FDC's, Programmes, Magazines Etc

Lot 661:
'The Cricketer Magazine' 1921-1980. A good run of the magazine, the first twenty volumes 1921(Volume I) to 1939 (Volume XX), uniformly bound in original green boards, including the first issue published in 1921. The years 1940, 1942 to 1960 in green bindings, the years 1941, 1961-1980 are loose individual monthly editions. The majority of Annuals included. Fifty years of the magazine in five large boxes. Overall good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £90
Lot 662:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume I and II. Numbers 1-21 (10th May to 28th September 1882) & 22-49 (16th February to December 27th 1883). Both complete with title-page and contents page to front. Illustrated. Bound in various boards, with titles in gilt. Minor wear to spine and boards otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £80
The magazine ran from 1882-1913
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume III. Numbers 50-79. January 31st to December 25th 1884. Complete with title-page and contents pages to front. Illustrated. Original publishers cloth, with titles in gilt. Some wear to spine and boards, some bumping to boards otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £83
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Lot 664
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume IV. Numbers 80-109. January 29th to December 24th 1885. Complete with title-page and contents pages to front. Illustrated. Original publishers cloth, with titles in gilt. Some wear to spine and boards otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £85
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Lot 665
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume V. Numbers 110-139. January 28th to December 30th 1886. Complete with title-page and contents pages to front. Illustrated. Original publishers cloth, with titles in gilt. Some wear to spine and boards otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £85
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume VI. Numbers 140-169. January 27th to December 29th 1887. Complete with title-page and contents pages to front. Illustrated. Original publishers cloth, with titles in gilt. Very minor wear to spine and boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Ex Cohen Collection
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £110
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume VII and IX. Numbers 170-199 (26th January to 27th December 1888) & 230-259 (24th January to December 27th 1890). Both complete with title-page and contents page to front. Illustrated. Bound in various boards, with titles in gilt. Minor wear to spine and boards otherwise in good condition. A printed team picture of the Surrey XI 1888 tipped in to the front of Volume VII. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
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Lot 668
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume VIII. Numbers 200-229. January 24th to December 27th 1889. Complete with title-page and contents pages to front. Illustrated. Original publishers cloth, with titles in gilt. Minor wear to spine and boards, some breaking to front and rear internal hinges otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £85
Lot 669:
Lot 669
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume X. Numbers 260-289. January 27th to December 31st 1891. Complete with title-page and contents pages to front. Illustrated. Original publishers cloth, with titles in gilt. Minor wear to spine and boards, minor breaking to front and rear internal hinges otherwise in good condition. Ex Wakley Collection
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £85
Lot 670:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XI and XIV. Numbers 290-319 (27th January to 29th December 1892) & 380-409 (31st January to December 26th 1895). Both complete with title-page and contents page to front. Illustrated. Bound in various boards, with titles in gilt. Tear to the head of the spine of Volume XI otherwise in good condition. One page section loose and odd tipped in cricket picture in the first volume. Qty 2. Volume XI, Ex Wakley Collection
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 671:
Lot 671
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XII. Numbers 320-349. January 26th to December 28th 1893. Complete with title-page and contents pages to front. Illustrated. Original publishers cloth, with titles in gilt. Minor wear to spine and boards, breaking to front and rear internal hinges otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £95
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Lot 672
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XIII. Numbers 350-379. January 25th to December 28th 1894. Lacking title-page and contents pages.Illustrated. Original publishers cloth, with titles in gilt. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 673:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XV. Numbers 410-439 (30th January to 31st December 1896). Complete with title-page and contents page to front. Illustrated. Sold with a bound book of Volume XIII (2), containing only part of the year and dated from May 10th 1894 to December 28th 1894. Both bound in blue boards, with titles in gilt. Qty 2. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
Lot 674:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XVI and XVII. Numbers 440-469 (28th January to 30th December 1897) & 470-499 (27th January to December 22nd 1898). Both complete with title-page and contents page to front. Illustrated. Bound in blue boards, with titles in gilt. Qty 2. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XVIII. Numbers 500-529. January 26th to December 21st 1899. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Repair and some loss to the rear wrapper of No. 500, first two front wrappers almost detached, some wear to odd further wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 676:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XIX. Numbers 530-559. January 25th to December 20th 1900. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd fault to wrappers, minor tape repair to two page edges otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 677:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XX. Numbers 560-589. January 31st to December 19th 1901. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd fault to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 678:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXI. Numbers 590-619. January 30th to December 18th 1902. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd wrapper cleanly detached at front and rear of the album, odd further faults to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £125
Lot 679:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXII. Numbers 620-649. January 29th to December 31st 1903. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd fault to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXIII. Numbers 650-679. January 28th to December 22nd 1904. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd fault to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £95
Lot 681:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXIV. Numbers 680-709. January 26th to December 21st 1905. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd fault to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £95
Lot 682:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXV. Numbers 710-739. January 25th to December 20th 1906. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. The rear wrapper of Number 739 cleanly detached otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £180
Lot 683:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXVI. Numbers 740-769. January 31st to December 19th 1907. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Tape repair to one page in Number 768 otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 684:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXVII. Numbers 770-799. January 30th to December 24th 1908. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Minor fault to odd wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 685:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXVIII. Numbers 800-829. January 28th to December 21st 1909. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. The rear wrapper of Number 829 cleanly detached otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 686:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XXIX. Numbers 830-859. January 27th to December 22nd 1910. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Title and contents page to last issue in the album. Odd very minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £110
Lot 687:
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game' and 'Rugby, Football & Cricket'. Volume XXX. Numbers 860-886 and Numbers 1-13. January 26th to December 30th 1911. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Odd very minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers. Rare
Estimate: £240/280
Hammer price: £340
The title 'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game' title was changed on the 23rd September (number 886) before the magazine title was changed to 'Rugby, Football & Cricket', starting with Number 1 on the 7th October 1911, and covered all three sports and the winter issues became weekly and not monthly . The new title was short lived, it lasted for just thirteen editions and ceased with the December 30th issue. Issues of this period that have survived in their original wrappers, as this volume has, contain all the pages. Most of the bound volumes have the cricket pages only, presumably on subscribers' instructions.
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'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume I (New Series). Numbers 1-30. January 27th to December 14th 1912. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Odd very minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers. Rare
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £320
The masthead which had appeared on every issue since the first in 1882, was changed and updated on the 24th February 1912 issue
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'Cricket: A Weekly Journal Devoted to the Game'. Volume 2 (New Series). Numbers 31-60. January 18th to December 13th 1913. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Some faults to wrappers, some rusting to staples otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers. Rare
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: unsold
The masthead again changed, and into full colour, for the 1913 issues and a member of the England team of 1912 were featured to the right hand side of the masthead. It was announced in the October issue that the paper was to cease publication and be succeeded by 'The World of Cricket' and in the December issue it was announced 'This is the last number of 'Cricket'.
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'The World of Cricket'. 1914. Edited by A.C. MacLaren. Volume 1. No.1-23. Complete run of twenty three issues of the magazine from January 31st to 14th November 1914. Illustrated. Individual copies of the magazine, complete with original wrappers, loosely inserted in 'Easibind' album on wires, easily removed. Odd faults to wrappers, very minor rusting to staples otherwise in good/very good condition. So unusual to see the magazines loose, complete with original wrappers. Very rare in this form
Estimate: £600/900
Hammer price: £850
'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
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'The Cricket Field, An Illustrated Record & Review'. May 7th 1892 to December 8th 1894. Illustrated. Rare run of three bound volumes of the magazine, published weekly in the cricket season and monthly for October, November and December (covering the three seasons). Volumes One. May 7th - December 31st 1892. Numbers 1-24 bound in original illustrated blue boards with titles to front board and to spine paper, complete with original blue wrappers. Some wear, staining and age toning to original boards and spine paper, breaking to rear internal hinges otherwise in good/very good condition. Volume Two. January 28th - December 30th 1893. Numbers 25-52 bound in blue boards with titles in gilt to spine paper, lacking original blue wrappers. Title and index page to first issue of each album. Minor wear otherwise in good condition. Volume Three. January 27th - December 8th 1894. Numbers 53-78 bound in similar blue boards with titles in gilt to spine paper, lacking original blue wrappers. Title and index page to first issue of each album. Minor wear otherwise in good condition. Numbers Volumes Two and Three are both dedicated to 'Shrimp' (Leveson-Gower?) and dated February 1943. A scarce publication
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: unsold
The magazine ran from May 7th 1892 to September 1895
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Lot 692
'The Cricketer and Football Player. A Weekly Journal of Summer Sports and Winter Pastimes'. Published by 'The Sporting Life'. Full complete rare run of the magazine from June 7th 1906 to September 12th 1907 (Volume I. Number 1 to Volume III. Number 24), all loose and with original red wrappers. Illustrated. Odd faults, some minor rusting to staples otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 67. A scarce publication, all issues in remarkably good condition for their age
Estimate: £600/900
Hammer price: £550
There were several changes of title during the magazines short life. The magazine ran as 'The Cricketer and Football Player' from June 7th to 13th September 1906, changed to 'The Cricketer and Hockey and Football Player' from September 20th 1906 to March 28th 1907 and then changed again to 'The Cricket and Hockey Player' from April 4th 1907 to September 12th 1907
Lot 693:
Playfair Cricket Monthly 1960-1972. Full run of individual magazines bound in official binders. Thirteen volumes. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £5
Lot 694:
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Australian cricket magazines 1960s-1970s. Two boxes comprising a complete run of 'Australian Cricket' magazine from November 1968 (first issue) to March 1978. A near complete run of 'Cricketer' magazine October 1973 (first issue) to April 1984, lacking August 1974, includes specials for the 1975 World Cup, Australia in England 1975, and West Indies in Australia 1975/76. 'David Lord's World of Cricket', vol. 1, issues 1, 2 and 3 1973, January 1976- December 1978, lacking May 1976. Sold with a complete run of 'Cricket News', edited by Peter Wynne-Thomas, 29th April 1978- 29th May 1979 etc. G/VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £700
Lot 695:
Lot 695
'Cricket Lore'. Complete run of the magazine from the first issue, November 1991 (Issue one) to July 2005 (Vol 5, Issue seven). G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £32
Lot 696:
Lot 696
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume II, February to December 1883 bound in marbled boards. Volume VI, January to December 1887 and Volume VII and January to December 1888, both bound in green boards with red speckled page edges. All three complete with title and contents pages. Small Aberdeenshire Cricket Club library stamp to inside front cover of Volumes VI and VII. Volume II with wear to spine, other odd faults, otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £85
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Lot 697
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume VIII, January to December 1889 and Volume IX, January to December 1890, both bound in green boards with red speckled page edges. Both complete with title and contents pages. Small Aberdeenshire Cricket Club library stamps to inside front covers. Some pages tightly trimmed. Volume IX with small wear to head of spine, other odd faults, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £40
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Lot 698
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume X, January to December 1891 and Volume XI, January to December 1892, bound together as one volume in green boards with red speckled page edges. Volume XII, January to December 1893 and Volume XIII, January to December 1894, bound together as one volume in blue boards with red speckled page edges. All volumes complete with title and contents pages. Some splitting to the spine of the 1891/92 volume, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £55
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Lot 699
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XIV, January to December 1895, Volume XV, January to December 1896, and Volume XVI , January to December 1897. Each volume bound in green boards, gilt title to spines, red speckled page edges. All volumes complete with title and contents pages. Small Aberdeenshire Cricket Club library stamps to inside front covers and front endpapers. Small nick to the head of the 1896 spine, the 1897 spine with significant splitting and tear. Otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £60
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Lot 700
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume XVII, January to December 1898, and Volume XVIII, January to December 1899. Each volume bound in green boards, gilt title to spines, red speckled page edges. Both volumes complete with title and contents pages. Small Aberdeenshire Cricket Club library stamps to inside front covers and front endpapers. Fading to boards, otherwise in good condition. Sold with Volume I (new series), January to December 1912 bound in blue boards, complete. Two pressed four leaf clovers taped down to front endpaper. Splitting and wear to spine. First page of the first issue with tape repair, otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £80
Lot 701:
Lot 701
'Cricket: A Weekly Record of the Game'. Volume VI 1887 and Volume VII 1888 bound in quarter leather, gilts and raised bands to spines. Also Volume III 1884, Volume VI 1887, Volume VIII 1889 and Volume IX 1890 bound in green boards. The latter two ex Auty collection. All appear complete. Some wear to all volumes, breaking to some internal hinges, general ageing, overall in fair/ good condition. Qty 6
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £120
Lot 702:
Lot 702
England v Australia 1981. Official scorecard with complete printed scores for the drawn second Test, Lord's 2nd- 7th July 1981. Fully signed by the eleven members of the England team. Signatures are Botham (Captain), Gooch, Gatting, Dilley, Gower, Taylor, Boycott, Willis, Woolmer, Emburey and Willey. G/VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £35
With England having lost the first and drawn the second Test, Botham resigned the captaincy, leading to the recall of Brearley and England's remarkable comeback to eventually win the series 3-1
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Lot 703
England v Australia 1981. Official scorecard for the 'famous' third Test match, Headingley, 16th- 21st July 1981. Ian Botham and Bob Willis's match. England followed on 227 runs behind and were soon 135-7 in their second innings. Botham and Dilley then put together a stand of 117. Botham finished up with 149no and Dilley 56. Australia needed 130 to win. Australia at 56-2 seemed favourites to win the game, however Willis with 8-43 won the game for England by 18 runs. Signed by the eleven members of the England team. Signatures are Gower, Willey, Taylor, Botham, Boycott, Willis, Brearley, Dilley, Gooch, Old and Gatting. Incomplete printed and typed scores. VG
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
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Lot 704
England v Australia 1981. Official complete printed scorecard for the fourth Test match, Edgbaston, 30th July- 3rd August 1981. Signed by ten members of the England team. Signatures are Gooch, Taylor, Botham, Brearley, Old, Willis, Gatting, Willey, Emburey and Gower. Lacking the signature of Boycott. Odd nicks and light creasing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
England won the fourth Test by 29 runs
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Lot 705
England v Australia 1981. Official complete printed scorecard for the fifth Test match, Old Trafford, 13th- 17th August 1981. Signed by nine England players. Signatures are Allott, Botham, Boycott, Emburey, Brearley, Gooch, Gower, Taylor and Gatting. Sold with an official match ticket for the third day (Saturday). Adhesive mark to verso of scorecard, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
England clinched the Ashes series winning the Old Trafford Test by 103 runs. Botham, who was dismissed first ball in the first innings by Lillee, scored 118 in England's second innings helping to set Australia over 500 to win. They fell short despite centuries by Yallop (114) and Border (123)
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England v Australia 1981. Official programme for the sixth Test match, The Oval, 27th August- 1st September 1981. Signed in ink by fourteen England players who played in the series. Signatures are Botham (to front cover), Hendrick, Dilley, Woolmer, Gatting (signed twice), Willey, Gooch, Taylor, Allott, Boycott, Brearley, Emburey, Parker and Willis. Sold with an official complete printed scorecard signed by four England players, Botham, Emburey, Hendrick and Parker. Minor creasing to the programmes, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
The final match of the Ashes series was drawn, England winning the series 3-1. Botham took ten wickets in the match for England, and Lillee eleven for Australia. Top scorers were Border (106no), Wellham 103, and Boycott (137)
Lot 707:
Lot 707
'Trump card for cricket score M.C.C. v India 1951/52'. Interesting circular scorecards, presumably sold/given to spectators at the Test matches, consisting of five attached circular scorecards, one for each Test played in this series, at Madras, Kampur, Calcutta, Bombay and Delhi, with full details of the teams, dates, venue, statistics etc. 'Patent Design P.V.K. Murthy'. Four of the cards for the first four Tests have completed printed details, the fifth for the Test at Madras has not been completed, presumably sold at that Test. Advertising, printed signatures, player profiles etc to back of cards. Attached to the five cards is another smaller competition? card which states 'Insist on P.V. Sauce' and to reverse 'Please bring the Trump Card bearing the figure of Rs. 20/- on the back of the Madras Test and receive cash from P.V.Condiments, Madras'. Approx 7" diameter. Good/very good condition. A rare, unusual and attractive item. Previously sold by Knights
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
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Australia tour to India 1959/60. Unusual scorecard in the form of a leaf-shaped fan attached to a wooden stick. The scorecard is for the third Test, India v Australia, Bombay, 1st-6th January 1960. The Australian team printed to one side, the Indian team to the verso with advertisements. Printed by the Vinay Calendar Co. Bombay. A novelty item for spectators to keep the score whilst cooling themselves in the heat. Some light creasing, otherwise in good condition. Previously sold by Knights
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
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Australia v England 1924/25. Scarce official scorecard for the first Test match played at the Sydney Cricket Ground, 19th-27th December 1924. Tour fixtures printed to verso. Scores printed by T.M. Greene. Minor ageing and slight soiling otherwise in good condition. Scarce
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £90
Australia won this 'Timeless Test' by 193 runs. For England, Hobbs made 115 & 57, Sutcliffe 59 & 115, Woolley 123, Tate with 11 wickets in the match. For Australia, Collins made 114 & 60, Ponsford 110, Taylor 108, with Gregory and Mailey taking 7 wickets each in the match
Lot 710:
Lot 710
Australia XI v England 1928/29. Scarce official scorecard for the tour match played at the Sydney Cricket Ground, 16th-20th November 1928. Tour itinerary printed to verso. Scores printed by T.M. Greene. Minor ageing and staining, sloping horizontal crease to card otherwise in good condition. Scores printed up to the end of day one. Scarce
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
England won the tour match by eight wicket. For England, Hobbs made 58 & 67, Tyldesley 69, Tate and Larwood six and five wickets in the match. For the Australian XI, Bradman made 58 & 18, Andrews 39, Jackson 61
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South of England v Australians 1890. Official scorecard for the tour match played at The Oval on the 16th-19th June 1890. Printed on the ground by Wright & Co. The scorecard with printed details almost up to the end of day one. Heavy horizontal fold, some light hand written pencil annotation otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £50
In a low scoring match, the South of England won the match by 97 runs. For the South, W.W. Read made 90, W.G. Grace 49 & 35, Lohmann & Martin took 8 and 10 wickets respectively in the match. For Australia, Blackham made 56 & 22no, Turner and Ferris taking 10 and 9 wickets respectively in the match
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England v Australia 1926. Official scorecard for the 5th Test match played at the Kennington Oval, 14th-18th August 1926. Printed and pencil scores, heavy horizontal crease to centre, minor soiling and wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £22
The 'timeless test' match was won by England by 289 runs to clinch the Ashes 1-0. For England, Sutcliffe top scored with 76 & 161, Hobbs making 100 in the second innings. For Australia, Mailey had match figures of 9-266
Lot 713:
Lot 713
'Middlesex v Somerset 1895. G.G. Hearne's Benefit' match. Official scorecard for the match played at Lord's in May 1898. Neat handwritten ink annotation. Minor wear and foxing to card otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £20
The match was drawn. Phillips made 73, Robson 71 and Tyler took 4-25 in Middlesex's first innings. For Middlesex, Rawlin top scored with 38 and J.T. Hearne and Rawlin took five and four wickets in Somerset's first innings
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Surrey v Yorkshire 1894. Official scorecard for the match played at The Oval, 25th-26th June 1894. Complete printed scores. The card is laid down to mount below a mono photograph of the Yorkshire team who played in the match. Framed and glazed overall 10"x15". Small loss to one corner of the scorecard and horizontal fold, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Surrey won the match by ten wickets, top scorers were Brockwell (103) and Read (161). Lockwood took seven wickets for Surrey in Yorkshire's first innings
Lot 715:
Lot 715
'Biggest Test Victory on Record'. 'Hutton's match'. England v Australia 1938. Official scorecard for the 'timeless' fifth Test at The Oval, 20th-24th August 1938 in which Hutton made the then record individual score of 364no, in England's record score of 903-7 dec. England won by an innings and 579 runs. The scorecard with complete printed scores has been very nicely signed in ink by ten members of the England team. Signatures are Hammond, Hardstaff, Hutton, Paynter, Bowes, Leyland, Wood, Verity, Compton and Edrich, lacking the signature of Farnes. Rare in this signed form. Unusually to the lower border of the scorecard are the 'Scores from other Grounds' giving a listing of scores from the other seven matches being played on the 20th August. The title is in the form of a news cutting laid down to the top edge. Mounted framed and glazed, overall 8.5"x13". Very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £90
England's victory by an innings and 579 runs remains a record victory by an innings to this day in Test matches
Lot 716:
Lot 716
'Marlborough v Rugby at Lord's' 1897. Early official silk scorecard for Marlborough College v Rugby School played at Lord's, 28th-29th July 1897. Notable Marlborough players who went on to play first class cricket were R.H. Spooner (Lancashire & England), L.P. Collins (Oxford University) and H.F. Montgomery (Somerset). For Rugby, E.R. Wilson (Cambridge University, Yorkshire & England) and C.S. Hannay (Oxford University). Printed by W. Gale, Marlborough. Formerly the property of E.R. Wilson. Good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Marlborough College won the match by three wickets. Evelyn Rockley Wilson,captain of the Rugby School team, took ten wickets in the match
Lot 717:
Lot 717
Lord's and The Oval scorecards 1921-2016. A large collection of official scorecards contained in three boxes for Test, tour, county and representative matches, the majority played at Lord's and The Oval. Includes approximately forty scorecards for pre-War and wartime programmes. The Oval scorecards include England v Australia 1921, England v South Africa 1929, and 1938 England record score and Hutton's 364) etc. Lord's scorecards include North v South 1937, Gentlemen v Players 1937, M.C.C. v West Indies 1939, England v West Indies 1939, British Empire XI v London Counties XI 1940, Royal Air force v The Rest 1941, England v The Dominions 1943 etc. Handwritten and printed scores. Includes a small collection of notebooks with handwritten accounts of matches, mainly 1990s. G
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £220
Lot 718:
Lot 718
Denis Compton's 100th Hundred. Official scorecard for Middlesex v Northamptonshire, Lord's, 11th- 13th June 1952. Incomplete handwritten scores including Compton's 107, and annotated title to top. Small nick to top edge and light creasing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £12
Lot 719:
Lot 719
Percy Holmes record score. Official scorecard for Middlesex v Yorkshire, Lord's, 6th- 9th June 1925. The scorecard with printed scores up to the close of the first Middlesex innings. In this match Percy Holmes made his record first-class score of 315no. Yorkshire won by an innings and 149 runs. Small adhesive marks to verso, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 720:
Lot 720
Yorkshire record opening partnership '555' 1932. Rare original commemorative silk scorecard for Essex v Yorkshire, Leyton, 15th- 17th June 1932 in which Percy Holmes (224no) and Herbert Sutcliffe (313) scored 555 for the opening wicket, surpassing the previous opening record of 554 set by Brown and Tunnicliffe in 1898. The scorecard mounted, framed and glazed alongside a mono copy photograph of Holmes and Sutcliffe shaking hands in front of the scorecard. Overall 15.5"x12.5". A rarely seen silk scorecard from the match. Very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 721:
Lot 721 Lot 721
Big match scorecards 1997-2018. Four official scorecards for England v Australia, Lord's 1997 signed by Glenn McGrath, 8-38 in the first innings, the best bowling figures by an Australian at Lord's. Worcestershire v Sussex 1998 signed by Graeme Hick, 104 and 132 in the match. England v Australia, The Oval 2005, signed by Kevin Pietersen (158 in the first innings). England v India, The Oval 2018 signed by Alastair Cook (71 and 147). VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £18
Lot 722:
Lot 722 Lot 722
Brian Lara. Official scorecard for Warwickshire v Durham, June 1994 in which Lara scored the highest ever individual score of 501 not out. Signed by Lara in black ink. Sold with a mono press photograph of Lara walking off the pitch having made his record score with the scoreboard in the background. Signed by Lara in black ink. 8"x10". VG
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 723:
England v Australia 2005. Two radial score charts, one for Andrew Flintoff's 102 at Trent Bridge, limited edition no. 43/102, the other for Kevin Pietersen's 158 at The Oval, limited edition no. 51/158. Both signed in pencil by Bill Frindall. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 724:
Lot 724 Lot 724
Arthur W. Wellard. Arthur Wellard Testimonial souvenir brochure 1951. Sold with 'Arthur Wellard Testimonial Season 1951'. Sepia real photograph postcard of the Somerset team of 1950. The card with title to top right hand border designed for Wellard's Fund by John G. Walter. Plus a signed postcard size press photograph of Wellard bowling. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
Lot 725:
Lot 725 Lot 725
England v Australia Ashes series 1938-1961. A four page souvenir tour programme comprising pen pictures of the 1961 Australia touring party to England, published by M. Walker of London. Signed in ink to the front by Frank Woolley and Denis Compton, and to the back page by Ray Lindwall, Keith Miller, Frank Misson, Bill Lawry, Richie Benaud and Graham McKenzie. Heavy creasing and wear with loss. Sold with a selection of souvenir tour brochures and booklets covering tours for the period. Tours include Australia to England 1938, 1948, 1953, 1961 and 1956, and England to Australia 1954/55. Publishers include News Chronicle, Day & Mason, Picture Post etc. Also an official scorecard for England v Australia, Lord's, 22nd-27th June 1961, printed and handwritten scores, and a Playfair tour booklet for the West Indies tour to England 1950. Odd faults, generally good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £18
Lot 726:
Lot 726
Cricket tour guides, auction and dealer catalogues, annuals, official match programmes etc. Box including four signed tour guides including Desmond Haynes Cavaliers U.K. Tour 1984 signed to the front cover by Fred Trueman, to the rear cover by Desmond Haynes, and to the pen pictures by twelve members of the touring party including Haynes, Charlie Griffith, Collis King etc. England 'A' tour to Bangladesh 1995 signed by six members of the England touring party, signatures are Knight, Nixon, Patel, Piper, Salisbury and Stemp. Official tour guide for England's tour to West Indies and Zimbabwe 2000 signed by Ian Botham and Viv Richards etc. Auction catalogues include Bearne's of Exeter W.G. Grace sale 11th July 1996, Christie's Australia Srikantan Ramamurthy sale of 17th August 1997, T. Keith Crump Collection auction, T. Vennett-Smith 26th September 2006, a run of Knights catalogues for the period 2014-2018. J.W. McKenzie catalogue numbers 181-197. Also includes a run of Playfair annuals for 1999-2016, and a good selection of official international match programmes for World Cups, Test series, T20 etc 1980s-2010s. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
Lot 727:
Lot 727 Lot 727
Australia tours to England 1930, 1934 & 1938. Four souvenir booklets relating to Australia tours. 'Souvenir of Australian Cricket Tour 1930'. Official souvenir brochure published by Barton Pictorial of London. Some wear to pictorial covers. 'The Australians in England 1934'. Small souvenir brochure published by the Manchester Guardian. Minor wear to pictorial covers, rusting to staples. 'Australia's 18th Cricket Tour of England 1934'. Official souvenir brochure compiled by A.W. Simpson. Pictorial covers. Includes an official scorecard for Cambridge University v Australians, Fenners, 9th-11th May 1934. Minor wear to covers, rusting to staples. 'The Jim Russell Cricket Book of the 1938 Australian XI'. Small booklet with pictorial blue wrappers with caricatures of each of the Australian players plus itinerary of the tour and players biographies. Wear to covers, rusting to staples
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 728:
Lot 728
Australia tour to England 1953. Official match souvenir booklet for East Moseley v The Australians, East Moseley, 26th April 1953. Rusting to staples, vertical fold, minor light fading to wrappers, otherwise in good condition. Sold with an official scorecard for the match. Rare
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
The match was the first played on the 1953 'Coronation' tour. Australia won the thirteen per side one day match by six wickets. Notable players for East Moseley included Bernard Constable (Surrey), Doug Insole, Trevor Bailey, Ray Smith, Peter Smith (Essex), and George Tribe (Northamptonshire). The Duke of Edinburgh attended the match and took tea with the players
Lot 729:
Lot 729
M.C.C. tour of Australia 1936/37. Official Orient Line 'S.S. Orion' brochure for the 'M.C.C. Australasian Tour 1936-7'. Pictorial colour card front cover. With team detail, itinerary, player profile and pen pictures etc to inside pages. Rusting to staples, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 730:
Lot 730
Tour brochures 1926-1959. Small box comprising thirty six official and unofficial pre and post tour brochures including West Indies tour to Australia 1951/52. The majority of the remainder are for teams touring England including Australia 1926, 1930, 1934, 1938 (includes the signature of Gubby Allen on piece laid down to pen picture), New Zealand 1931, 1937, All India 1932, 1936, West Indies 1933, 1939, South Africa 1935, Pakistan Eaglets 1959 etc. Mixed condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 731:
Lot 731
England v Sri Lanka 1998. Official programme for the Test played at The Oval 1998. Signed by twenty nine of the players and Umpires featured. Signatures include Butcher, Fraser, Gough, B. Hollioake, Ramprakash, Ranatunga, Atapattu, De Silva, Jayasuriya, Jayawardene etc. Some creasing to the front cover, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: £10
Lot 732:
Lot 732
'Souvenir of the visit of the M.C.C. Team of English Cricketers 1903'. Limited edition reprint of the tour booklet. Number 41 of fifty copies produced. G
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: £10
Lot 733:
Lot 733
Jamaica v Barbados 1947. Official programme issued by the Jamaica Cricket Association to celebrate Jamaica's entry in the Inter-Colonial Tournament with matches played at Sabina Park and Melbourne Park, Kingston, Jamaica 19th March- 3rd April 1947. Editor Jack Anderson. Ex Anthony Woodhouse collection. G
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £15
Lot 734:
Lot 734
Australian tour of England 1948. 'Scotland v Australia 1948'. Rare official souvenir brochure/ programme for the Scotland v Australia tour match played at Mannofield, Aberdeen on 17/18th September 1948 plus scorecard with handwritten scores. Excellent pictorial covers featuring Bradman to front cover. Double page picture of the Australian team with facsimile signatures to centre pages. This was Bradman's last first class match for Australia in the UK. Light foxing and ageing to front cover otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £180
Lot 735:
Lot 735 Lot 735
Cricket tour brochures and magazines 1926-1996. Nineteen tour brochures and magazines for the period. Titles include 'Cricket 1926', Australian tour to England, published by Barton, London. 'Australia v England 1877-1926. Book of the Test Matches', published by the Manchester Guardian. 'They Live for Cricket. Souvenir Programme of the West Indies Tour 1950', W.A.S. Hardy, London. 'West Indian Cricket Tour Souvenir Book 1963', Flamingo Publication, London. 'Cricket Book. M.C.C. Tour of Australia 1970-71', C. Ankin & J. Oakley, New South Wales Cricket Association 1970. 'Centenary Souvenir 1871-1971. One Hundred Years of Cricket plus South Australia versus Victoria', A. Shiell, South Australian Cricket Association 1971 etc. Cricket Society stamps to the majority. Odd faults, overall in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £50
Lot 736:
Lot 736
'Alexandria Cricket Club 1851-1951. Centenary Match'. Official souvenir programme for Alexandria C.C. v Gezira Sporting Club (Cairo) 23rd & 24th May 1953. Compiled by L.R.H. Portlock. 12pp illustrated history, statistics, officers etc. Includes a typed letter to the Cricket Society signed by the compiler, date 28th June 1961. Cricket Society label and stamp to inside front cover and title page. G
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
Lot 737:
Lot 737
W.R. Hammond Benefit souvenir 1934. Official Benefit souvenir for the Gloucestershire v Hampshire match played at Bristol on 4th-7th August 1934. Original pictorial covers. Nicely signed in ink by Hammond to front cover. Rare. Minor ageing and wear to covers, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £150
Lot 738:
Lot 738
Kent benefit brochures 1951-1974. Four official benefit brochures/ booklets. One for Doug Wright, 1957, signed to pen pictures by six Kent players. Signatures are Wright, Cowdrey, Evans, Wilson, Dixon and Ufton. Some wear to wrappers, otherwise in good condition. Other brochures are Arthur Fagg 1951, Brian Luckhurst 1973 (signed twice by Luckhurst), and Mike Denness (signed). Odd faults, generally good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 739:
Lot 739
'1981 Australians' Tour'. Official souvenir brochure for the 1981 tour to England. Signed in ink by fifteen England players. Signatures are Brearley, Dilley, Botham, Woolmer, Willey, Willis, Allott, Boycott, Old, Taylor, Emburey, Gower, Tavare, Gooch and Gatting. Also signed to portrait photographs by Alderman, Rixon, Hogg and Lawson. VG
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £48
Lot 740:
Lot 740
'Australian Visit in Calcutta 1945'. Official tour programme/ brochure for the Australian Services tour to All-India including biographies, itinerary, advertising etc. Heavy wear and tear to front cover which is becoming detached. Lacking rear wrapper. Only fair condition. Sold with an official scorecard for Australian Services XI v An India XI, 25th- 28th November 1945 at Eden Gardens, Calcutta. Incomplete printed scores. Some age toning and soiling, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £80
The Australian Services team stopped off in India and Ceylon for a series of matches on their way home from England where they had been playing. The team was captained by Lindsay Hassett and included Keith Miller and Cec Pepper. They played three unofficial 'Tests', drawing two and losing one. The drawn Calcutta 'Test' featured three centurions, for Australia, Whittington 155 and Pettiford 101, and for India, Merchant 155no
Lot 741:
Lot 741 Lot 741
'Souvenir. Cork Cup Tournament Played in Saint Vincent June and July 1938'. Scarce original souvenir brochure for the tournament contested between the Windward Islands of Dominica, Grenada, St. Lucia and St. Vincent. The brochure with original orange wrappers with printed titles, the first page with listed printed names of the players for all four teams, followed by scorecards with handwritten scores in ink and pencil with further annotations. Owner's name 'B. Crosby' in pencil to front cover. Not listed in Padwick. Wrappers and first page detached, vertical fold, wear & ageing
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £120
According to the handwritten scores it appears that Grenada beat St. Vincent in the final by nine wickets
Lot 742:
Lot 742
'A Record of the M.C.C. tour to the West Indies in 1948'. Scarce unofficial post tour brochure published by Shell Leaseholds Distributing Co. Ltd, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad. Original decorative wrappers, with reports and scores from tour and Test matches. Not found in Padwick. Not previously seen by the auctioneer. Vertical fold, wear to wrappers, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £120
Lot 743:
Lot 743
West Indies 1933. Official souvenir brochure for the West Indies tour of England. Compiled by A.W. Simpson. Pictorial covers. Generally very good condition. Sold with a post tour brochure for the M.C.C. tour to West Indies 1954 published by Shell Leaseholds Distributing Co. Ltd, Port-of-Spain, Trinidad. Original decorative wrappers. Scarborough C.C. stamp to front cover, rusting to staples, vertical fold, some staining, otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £80
Lot 744:
Lot 744
India and England tour brochures. Three pre-tour brochures for India tour to England 1952 edited by A.W. Simpson, M.C.C. to India, Sport & Pastime, and M.C.C. to India 1972/73, printed by Orion Offset Printers, Bombay. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £40
Lot 745:
Lot 745
'Indian Cricket Tour To England 1932'. Large official pre tour brochure produced by the Board of Control for Cricket in India. New Delhi 1932. 48pp. Original decorative covers. Some damage and wear to spine and covers, about fair/good condition. Rare. Also an official souvenir brochure for the All India tour of England 1932. Published by Hills & Lacy Ltd of London. Edited by A.W. Simpson. Signed in ink to pen pictures by Joginder Singh and B.E. Kapadia, and an official souvenir for the M.C.C. tour to India 1972/73 published by the B.C.C.I. Sold with a large printed transcript with decorative borders of a speech presented to A.S. De Mello, President of the Board of Control, 14th January 1950. Some creasing and small tear, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 746:
Lot 746
I.C.C. Trophy 1986. Eleven autograph sheets, the majority official sheets for teams who participated in the I.C.C. trophy, England 1986. Teams are Argentina, Bangladesh, Canada, Denmark, East and Central Africa, Gibraltar, Holland, Hong Kong, Israel, Kenya, and Zimbabwe. Sold with two further I.C.C. Trophy official autograph sheets for Kenya 1999 and Israel 2000. Odd faults, overall in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 747:
Lot 747
Warwickshire benefit brochures and programmes 1975-1977. An official benefit brochure for Dennis Amiss, 1975, signed to the rear autograph page by Amiss, also an official programme for Cannock XI v Warwickshire XI, signed to the centre pages by six Warwickshire players, Amiss, Jameson, Kallicharran, Kanhai, Murray and Hemmings. An official menu for 'Rohan Kanhai's Champagne Breakfast, Birmingham 21st July 1977. Two official programmes for matches played for Derek Taylor's benefit year 1976, Ilmington C.C. Invitation XI v Warwickshire C.C.C., 31st July 1976, and David Brown XI v Stratford XI, 19th September 1976. Sold with an official menu and invitation for 'A Sportsman's Dinner', Ilmington, 7th September 2001, the invitation signed by the guests, Jonathan Agnew and Pat Murphy. Good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £38
Lot 748:
Lot 748
England tour to West Indies 1980/81. Two plain covers date stamped 9th March 1981 during the tour match v Barbados, 7th-10th March 1981. One envelope signed by the eleven members of the England team, the other by fourteen Barbados players. England signatures are Botham (Captain), Emburey, Bairstow, Gatting, Stevenson, Gooch, Boycott, Jackman, Gower, Willey and Butcher. Barbados signatures include Padmore (Captain), G. Reifer, L. Reifer, Murray, Marshall, Trotman, Clarke, Haynes, King etc. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £20
The match was drawn
Lot 749:
Lot 749
West Indies v England 1980/81. Pair of first day covers, date stamped Barbados 13th March 1981, signed by the West Indies and England teams who played in the 3rd Test match at the Kensington Oval on the 13th-18th March 1981. Twenty eight signatures including C.Lloyd, V.Richards, Holding, Croft, Haynes, Greenidge, Gomes, Garner, Roberts, Botham, Gower, Dilley, Gooch, Boycott, Willey etc. G/VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £65
West Indies won the Test by 298 runs. V. Richards 182no, C.H. Lloyd 100 & 66, Gooch 116, Gower 54, Croft & Botham 7 wickets in the match etc
Lot 750:
Lot 750
One Hundred Years of Test Cricket at Old Trafford 1884-1984. Official commemorative cover for England v West Indies played at Old Trafford, 26th-31st July 1984. The cover signed by eight members of the B.B.C. commentary team. Signatures are Trueman, Bailey, Cozier, Martin-Jenkins, Illingworth, Mosey and Johnson. Limited edition no. 11/12. VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
West Indies won by an innings and 64 runs with Gordon Greenidge scoring 223 and Jeff Dujon 101 in West Indies only innings. For England Allan Lamb scored 100no in their first innings
Lot 751:
Lot 751 Lot 751 Lot 751
Commemorative covers 1979-2000. Four official albums produced to mark significant events. 'The Prudential Cup 1979'. Official album containing thirty seven official first day covers franked with the postal stamps of all the participating countries including matches played including the final and twenty team postcards of the teams which took part in the Prudential Cup (World Cup) and I.C.C. Trophy held in England. Limited edition no. 124/200. 'The Australian Bicentenary Album 1788-1988'. Official album containing first day covers, stamps and postcards of the England and Australian test grounds and teams. With front page with photographs of Len Hutton and Don Bradman, each signed below on page by the two Ashes Captains. The signed page being limited edition 84/150 and the album being limited edition 448/700. 'The Ashes Tour 1997'. Official ECB green binder comprising ten commemorative covers issued for the tour, and two Stamp Publicity postcards of the England and Australia teams. The covers issued are for the opening tour match v Duke of Norfolk's XI at Arundel, the three one day internationals, and the six Test matches. 'The 100th Test match at Lord's. England v West Indies, June 29th-July 3rd 2000'. Commemorative limited edition album of only 250 produced, this being number 1, signed by the two Captains, Nasser Hussain and Jimmy Adams, also signed by Alec Stewart who Captained England in the match due to Hussain's broken finger. Album contains many souvenir stamps and first day covers plus information on the previous 99 Tests at lord's. Loosely inserted are the match scorecard and official autograph sheet signed by the England XI. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £45
Lot 752:
Lot 752 Lot 752
International and County commemorative covers 1970s/1990s. A small black album of official covers issued by ten of the West Indian islands to commemorate winning the 1975 Prudential World Cup, plus a cover for the West Indies team 'Group B', and a team postcard. Sold with a larger maroon album comprising ninety five covers including a good selection of Australia 'home' Tests. Others include Benson & Hedges Cup 1985, 1988, NatWest Trophy 1985, 1986, 1988 etc, Friends of Arundel Castle C.C. matches v Australia 1985, v India 1986, v New Zealand 1986, v Pakistan 1987, M.C.C. Bicentenary 1987, Diamond Jubilee of West Indies Tours 1988. Also 'Leaders of the World' 1988, five covers, three individually signed by Hick, Gooch and Botham. Scarborough Festival 1986 signed by Len Hutton and Geoff Boycott. Signatures to other odd covers include Dexter, Doggart, Parks, Border etc. Qty 2 files. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £35
Lot 753:
Lot 753 Lot 753
Centenary of Test Cricket. England v Australia 1877-1977. Official Melbourne Cricket Ground first day cover profusely signed in ink to front and verso by twenty two former England players and twenty eight Australians. The signatures, collected at the Centenary Test dinner include Ames, Bradman, Ebeling, Fingleton, Grimmett, Larwood, Ponsford, Ryder, Voce, Appleyard, Trueman, Bedser, Tyson, Graveney, Compton, Evans, Benaud etc. Also signed by John Reid and Bert Sutcliffe of New Zealand and other attendees, Over fifty signatures in total. VG
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £80
Lot 754:
Lot 754
Cricket first day covers 1973-1986. Two 'Personality Stamp Series' first day cover issued by Indian Posts & Telegraphs, postmarked Jamnagar and dated 27th September 1973, each with a Ranjitsinhji green stamp, and two joined examples of the same stamp in mint condition. Sold with two first day covers issued in Colombo, 17th February 1982, to commemorate Sri Lanka's inaugural Test match. Also two 'Leaders of the World' first day covers issued in Grenadines of St. Vincent, 16th August 1984 one with Alan Knott stamps, the other with Derek Underwood stamps, each cover signed by the featured player. Scarborough Centenary Cricket Festival 1986 signed by Len Hutton and Geoff Boycott. Qty 6. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £15
Lot 755:
Lot 755 Lot 755
'The Centenary Test Match 1880/1980'. Official green folder issued by Stamp Publicity comprising nine County and Prudential One Day International signed first day covers with mono team postcards and a selection of additions. Signatures include Gooch, Hendrick (England), and Thomson, Dymock, Border, G. Chappell (Australia). Additions include an official T.C.C.B. Centenary cover signed by Boycott, Cotswold Covers 'Sporting Centenaries' cover, an official Test Match cover signed by the twelve members of the Australian team including Chappell, Hughes, Border, Lillee, Bright, Wood, Marsh etc. Formerly the property of Tom Graveney. Two limited edition centenary covers for the Old England XI v Old Australia XI played at the Oval, both multi-signed. Signatures include Harvey, Simpson, Redpath, Gleeson (Australia) , Cowdrey, M.J.K. Smith, D'Oliveira, Trueman, Tyson, Evans (England) etc. Both limited edition nos. 23/25. G/VG
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £55
Lot 756:
Lot 756 Lot 756
Bicentenary Match. M.C.C. v Rest of the World. Lord's 20th-25th August 1987. Limited edition presentation album no. 56/150. Includes four covers showing the four different issues of the 50p Royal Mail stamp booklets, one signed by Bradman. A selection of covers for major matches played at Lord's during 1987 including the Second Test, England v Pakistan signed by Gatting, Benson & Hedges Final signed by Jim Love, NatWest Trophy Final signed by Allan Lamb, the Bicentenary Match signed by Javed Miandad etc. Colour photographs of the M.C.C. and Rest of the World teams, the page signed by Richard Hadlee. Additional items include a cover signed by the Rest of the World team (lacking Abdul Qadir), originals of the four stamp booklets, a page from the Bicentennial Souvenir album signed by Len Hutton and Don Bradman etc. G/VG
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £45
Lot 757:
Lot 757 Lot 757
Centenary of Test Cricket. England v Australia 1877-1977. Three covers each with a set of the six Australia Test Cricket Centenary stamps. One signed by six England fast bowlers, Tyson, Statham, A. Bedser, Larwood, Loader and Bailey. Eight signatures of England slow bowlers, Wright, Allen, Wardle, Lock, Appleyard, Titmus, Laker and Tattersall. The third signed by ten Australian fast bowlers, Miller, Connolly, Hawke, Lindwall, Davidson, McKenzie, Meckiff, Johnstone etc. G/VG
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 758:
Lot 758
Centenary of Sheffield Shield Cricket 1992-93. Album sheet comprising six 45c stamps from the commemorative issue, each stamped with an elaborate handstamp for the six state associations. A large cover featuring an outline map of Australia and stamps with the same handstamps, with two other pairs of stamps with different handstamps, limited edition of twenty covers signed by Don Bradman. A pictorial cover depicting Australian cricket ephemera including a New South Wales cap, eight signatures including Doug Walters, Ross Edwards, Greg Chappell, Ian Redpath, Bob Massie, Ray Bright, Gary Gilmore and Jeff Thomson. Qty 3. VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £55
Lot 759:
Lot 759 Lot 759 Lot 759
Cricket first day covers 1962-1986. Maroon album comprising over ninety first day and commemorative covers, some limited editions, and over 160 signatures. Covers include Pakistan 1962, M.C.C. to West Indies 1968 (fifteen signatures), India Cricket Victories (9), World Cup 1975, 1977 Centenary (signed by Bradman), Isle of Man 1980 (signed by Graveney, Sinfield, Barnett), Sir Lanka first Test 1982 (Gower, Willis etc). Christmas Island 25 Years of Cricket (Dexter, Taylor, Tyson, Greig, etc), Leaders of the World 1984 (Statham, Trueman, Knott, Ames, D'Oliveira, Hutton, Snow, Boycott), Jersey 1986 (John Arlott) etc. VG
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £140
Lot 760:
Lot 760
Signed first day covers 1960s-1990s. Twenty six commemorative and first day covers, the majority from the 1990s, some limited editions, and a good number signed. Over forty signatures in total. Covers include Sussex 150th Anniversary 1839-1989 signed by twelve Sussex players. Other covers include Benson & Hedges Cup and NatWest Trophy finals, Test matches, Bunbury C.C. etc. Good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £50

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