Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks - Various Collections

Lot 1075:
Lot 1075
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Fifteen facsimile editions, with pink wrappers, second facsimile edition printed by Lowe & Brydone Ltd, London 1974. . Uniformly bound in brown boards with titles in gilt to front board and spine. Limited edition. VG
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £320
Lot 1076:
Lot 1076
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. 16th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in green boards, with gilt titles to spine. Some fading and wear to wrappers, some wear to wrappers, small corner loss to front wrapper corners otherwise in good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £340
Lot 1077:
Lot 1077
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Original front paper wrapper, lacking rear wrapper, bound in red boards, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled page edges. Some loss to bottom right hand corner of front wrapper, odd nick to front wrapper, minor foxing to internal pages otherwise in good+ condition. Pages checked, lacking last advertising page at rear, otherwise complete
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £140
Lot 1078:
Lot 1078
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in brown boards, with gilt titles to front board and spine. Ink mark to front wrapper, minor staining to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £220
Lot 1079:
Lot 1079
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Bound in green boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Lacking first advertising page and all five rear advertising pages. Good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1080:
Lot 1080
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Excellent wrappers and very good/excellent condition throughout
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1081:
Lot 1081
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. 21st edition. Bound in red boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled page edges. Some annotation to internal pages, minor creasing and odd nick/minor loss to wrapper extremities otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1082:
Lot 1082
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. 22nd edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Small handwritten name of ownership in ink to top left hand corner of front wrapper. Very good wrappers and very good condition throughout
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: £250
Lot 1083:
Lot 1083
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. 23rd edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Small corner loss to top right hand corner of front wrapper, name of ownership in pencil to top left hand corner. Otherwise very good wrappers and very good condition throughout
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £250
Lot 1084:
Lot 1084
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Bound in green boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Lacking first advertising page and all rear advertising pages. Good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1085:
Lot 1085
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. 25th edition. Bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Pages checked, complete. Trimming by the binder a little tight, odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1086:
Lot 1086
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889, 1890 & 1891. 26th, 27th and 28th editions. All three uniformly bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Pages checked of all three editions, all complete. The first two editions in good condition, the 1891 with broken and breaking internal hinges and poorly bound. All three editions with tight trimming by the binder. Qty 3
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £175
Lot 1087:
Lot 1087
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1892, 1893 & 1894. 29th, 30th and 31st editions. All three uniformly bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Pages checked of all three editions, all complete. The first and last editions in good condition, the 1893 with lacking a piece at the lower border of first advertising page. All three editions with tight trimming by the binder. Qty 3
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £180
Lot 1088:
Lot 1088
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895, 1896 & 1897. 32nd, 33rd and 34th editions. All three uniformly bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Pages checked of all three editions, the 1896 edition lacking last advertising page at rear otherwise all complete. The first and last editions with some breaking to internal hinges otherwise all in good condition. All three editions with tight trimming by the binder. Qty 3
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £175
Lot 1089:
Lot 1089
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898, 1899 & 1900. 35th, 37th and 38th editions. All three uniformly bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Pages checked of all three editions, the 1899 edition lacking last advertising page at rear otherwise all complete. The first edition with some breaking to internal hinges otherwise all in good condition. All three editions with tight trimming by the binder. Qty 3
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £160
Lot 1090:
Lot 1090
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1901 to 1905. 38th-42nd editions. All five uniformly bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Pages checked of all five editions, complete. Odd minor faults otherwise all in good condition. All five editions with tight trimming by the binder
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £210
Lot 1091:
Lot 1091
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906 to 1910. 43rd-47th editions. All five uniformly bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Pages checked of all five editions, complete. Odd minor faults otherwise all in good condition. All five editions with tight trimming by the binder
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £150
Lot 1092:
Lot 1092
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911 to 1915. 48th-52nd editions. All five uniformly bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Pages checked of all five editions, the first few pages of the 1911 edition with staining and lacking the first and last advertising page, the 1913 lacking its last advertising page and the 1915 lacking the first two and last advertising pages and with some loss to corner of title page, otherwise complete. Odd faults otherwise all in good condition. All five editions with tight trimming by the binder
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1093:
Lot 1093
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916 to 1919. 53rd-56th editions. All four uniformly bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Pages checked of all four editions, complete. Odd faults otherwise all in good condition. All four editions with fairly tight trimming by the binder. Rare war-time editions
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1094:
Lot 1094
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920 & 1921. 57th and 58th editions. The 1920 edition bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt. Some faults otherwise in generally good condition. The edition for 1921 bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. The book in nice condition with good wrappers. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1095:
Lot 1095
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922-1926 & 1929. 59th-63rd and 66th editions. All six bound in various shades of brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Pages checked of all six editions, the 1923 and 1924 edition lacking advertising pages at front and some staining to the 1923 edition to rear pages, the 1925 edition lacking advertising pages to front and rear and the 1929 edition with some broken rear internal hinges, otherwise complete. Odd faults otherwise all in good condition. All six editions with fairly tight trimming by the binder. Rare war-time editions
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1096:
Lot 1096
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1097:
Lot 1097
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Original hardback. Minor crease to spine paper, light soiling to yellow end papers otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1098:
Lot 1098
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. 67th edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to front board and spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1099:
Lot 1099
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. 68th edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to front board and spine. Minor age toning and minor faults to wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1100:
Lot 1100
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to front board and spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1101:
Lot 1101
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. 70th edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to front board and spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1102:
Lot 1102
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. 71st edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to front board and spine. Some age toning to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £90

Lot 1103:
Lot 1103
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Fifteen facsimile editions, with pink wrappers, printed by 'Billing & Sons Ltd' and published in 1960. Limited edition. The 1878 edition with cleanly detached front wrapper, some wear to the other editions otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £150
Lot 1104:
Lot 1104
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. 16th edition. Original paper wrappers. Front wrapper and title page cleanly detached, rear wrapper almost detached. Wear, fading and age toning to wrappers, thin piece of tape to wrapper edges, wear with small loss to wrapper corners and extremities. Total loss of spine paper, internally good. Pages checked complete and in good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £360
Lot 1105:
Lot 1105
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear with small loss to front wrapper corners and extremities, some wear with small loss to spine paper otherwise in very good condition. Pages checked complete and in good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £440
Lot 1106:
Lot 1106
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Original paper wrappers. Heavily soiled, stained and age toned wrappers, front wrapper with some loss to corners and extremities, first advertising page and title page cleanly detached, total loss of spine paper, some foxing and slight staining internally otherwise in good condition. Pages checked complete
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1107:
Lot 1107
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Original paper wrappers. Booksellers handstamp to centre of front wrapper, minor wear and small loss to spine paper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £430
Lot 1108:
Lot 1108
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor creasing to front wrapper, some wear to spine paper with small loss, odd foxing spot internally otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £440
Lot 1109:
Lot 1109
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. 21st edition. Original paper wrappers. Some soiling and darkening to wrappers and spine paper, some wear and small loss to wrapper corners and extremities, soiling to inside front wrapper and first advertising page, some loss to head of spine paper, some breaking to page block (with repair) otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1110:
Lot 1110
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. 22nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Soiling, age toning and staining to wrappers and spine paper, loss to corners and wrapper extremities, rounding to corners, loss to spine paper, page block breaking, page sections becoming loose otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1111:
Lot 1111
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. 23rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Some minor soiling and wear to wrappers, breaking to page block, page sections becoming loose, loss to spine paper, soiling to odd page internally otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £125
Lot 1112:
Lot 1112
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Original paper wrappers. Loss to spine paper, breaking to page block, page sections becoming loose otherwise in good/very good condition with good wrappers
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £160
Lot 1113:
Lot 1113
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. 25th edition. Original paper wrappers. Lower right hand corner loss to front wrapper, loss to spine paper, breaking to page block, page sections becoming loose otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1114:
Lot 1114
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. 26th edition. Original paper wrappers. Breaking to page block, page sections becoming loose, rear wrapper cleanly detached, small loss to lower corner of front wrapper, almost total loss of spine paper otherwise in good+ condition. Pages checked, complete
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1115:
Lot 1115
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. 27th edition. Original paper wrappers. Wear with some loss to spine paper, very small loss to top left hand corner of front wrapper, name and address written to title page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £400
Lot 1116:
Lot 1116
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. 28th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear and small loss to spine paper, very small loss to top left hand corner of front wrapper, name and address written to title page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £400
Lot 1117:
Lot 1117
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1892. 29th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear and small loss to spine paper, some darkening to spine paper, light crease to corner of front wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £200
Lot 1118:
Lot 1118
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893. 30th edition.Original paper wrappers. Some wear and loss to spine paper, breaking to spine block, sections becoming loose, some darkening to spine paper, slight wear to front wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1119:
Lot 1119
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894. 31st edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear and small loss to spine paper, some breaking to spine block, sections becoming slightly loose, some darkening to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1120:
Lot 1120
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895. 32nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor to spine paper with slight breaking to edge where it joins the rear wrapper, slight darkening to page edges otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1121:
Lot 1121 Lot 1121
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896 & 1897. 33rd and 34th editions. Both uniformly bound in red/maroon boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Lacking advertising pages at front and rear, breaking to internal hinges of both editions, light fading to both spine of boards otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1122:
Lot 1122
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898. 35th edition. Original hardback. Very good condition. A rare early hardback edition with gilt titles bright
Estimate: £5000/7000
Hammer price: £4500
The third issue of the original hardback, which was introduced in 1896
Lot 1123:
Lot 1123
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1899. 36th edition. Original paper wrappers. Bound in brown boards with title gilts to front board and spine paper. Slight soiling to wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1124:
Lot 1124
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900. 37th edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to board extremities, wear to head and base of spine paper, fading to title gilts on spine paper, some minor breaking to spine block and some wear and slight breaking to rear internal hinge otherwise in good condition. A rare early hardback edition
Estimate: £800/1200
Hammer price: £1100
The fifth issue of the original hardback, which was introduced in 1896
Lot 1125:
Lot 1125
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1901. 38th edition. Original hardback. Front yellow end title page torn from the book, minor wear to board corners and book extremities otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £600/800
Hammer price: £500
Lot 1126:
Lot 1126
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902. 39th edition. Original hardback. Some wear to boards and board and spine extremities, some bumping and wear to corners, dulling to gilt titles and date on front board and spine paper, small ink stain to front board, light soiling to yellow end papers, minor wear to spine block otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £500/800
Hammer price: £460
Lot 1127:
Lot 1127
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1903. 40th edition. Original hardback. Broken front and rear internal hinges, minor bumping to board corner, light wear to spine paper, nick to edge of rear board otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £500/800
Hammer price: £1100
Lot 1128:
Lot 1128
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904. 41st edition. Original hardback. Light wear to boards, some wear to board extremities and spine paper, some wear and staining to rear board, slight light breaking to internal hinges at front and rear, ink name of ownership to front yellow title end paper, some dulling and wear to gilt titles, more so on the spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £500/800
Hammer price: £820
Lot 1129:
Lot 1129 Lot 1129
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1905 & 1906. 42nd and 43rd editions. Both uniformly bound in light brown boards, with original wrappers, titles in gilt to front board and spine. The 1905 edition with light soiling to wrappers otherwise in good+ condition and the 1906 with heavy soiling and odd staining and some wear/creasing otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1130:
Lot 1130
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907. 44th edition. Original hardback. Light wear to boards, some wear to head and base of spine paper, some soiling to page block edge and minor bumping to corners otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £600/900
Hammer price: £1150
Lot 1131:
Lot 1131
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. 45th edition. Original hardback. Light wear to boards, some wear to spine block otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £600/900
Hammer price: £1150
Lot 1132:
Lot 1132
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. 46th edition. Original hardback. Light wear to boards otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £700/900
Hammer price: £640
Lot 1133:
Lot 1133
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910. 47th edition. Original hardback. Some wear and light marks to boards, minor wear to head and base of spine paper otherwise in very good condition with bright title gilts
Estimate: £700/900
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1134:
Lot 1134
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911. 48th edition. Original hardback. Very good condition throughout with bright title gilts
Estimate: £700/1000
Hammer price: £750
Lot 1135:
Lot 1135
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912. 49th edition. Original hardback. Some wear and dulling to gilt titles on spine paper, minor wear to board extremities otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £600/800
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1136:
Lot 1136
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913. 50th (Jubilee) edition. Original hardback. Worn and faded boards, bumping and wear to corners, worn board extremities, wear and dulling to title gilts, breaking to front and broken rear internal hinges, internally good
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £170
Lot 1137:
Lot 1137
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. 51st edition. Original hardback. Some wear to boards and spine paper, wear to board and spine extremities, small mark to rear board, some dulling to gilt titles, rear internal hinge broken and cleanly detached from page block, internally good
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1138:
Lot 1138
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1915. 52nd edition. Original hardback. Light wear to boards and spine paper, some wear to board extremities, mark to lower border of front board, some wear and slight breaking to rear internal hinge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £360
Lot 1139:
Lot 1139
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Original hardback. Darkening and soiling with odd stain to boards and spine paper, dulling to gilt titles on front board and spine paper, some wear to head and base of spine paper. Yellow title end papers at front and rear slightly soiled to borders otherwise internally very good condition. A rare wartime hardback edition and probably the rarest of the 20th century editions
Estimate: £2000/3000
Hammer price: £2100
Lot 1140:
Lot 1140
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917. 54th edition. Original hardback. Some bumping to corners and slight wear to head and base of spine paper, odd blemish to front board. Pencil name of ownership to top border of yellow title end paper otherwise in good/very good condition. A rare wartime hardback edition with gilts to front board and spine bright
Estimate: £1800/2500
Hammer price: £1900
Lot 1141:
Lot 1141
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. 55th edition. Original hardback. Slight bumping to corners and slight wear to head and base of spine paper, odd blemish to rear board. Breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition. A rare wartime hardback edition with gilts to front board and spine bright
Estimate: £1800/2500
Hammer price: £1600
Lot 1142:
Lot 1142
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1919. 56th edition. Original hardback. Slight bumping to lower board corners, light wear to front internal hinges, light foxing to yellow front title endpaper otherwise in good/very good condition. A rare wartime hardback edition with gilts to front board and spine bright
Estimate: £1800/2500
Hammer price: £1600
Lot 1143:
Lot 1143
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920. 57th edition. Original hardback. Small nick to base of spine paper where it meets the rear board, small signature of ownership to first advertising page otherwise in very good condition with bright title gilts
Estimate: £500/700
Hammer price: £450
Lot 1144:
Lot 1144
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. 58th edition. Original hardback. Very good condition with bright title gilts
Estimate: £700/1000
Hammer price: £880
Lot 1145:
Lot 1145
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. 59th edition. Original hardback. Poor boards, worn and breaking to extremities where boards meet the spine paper , breaking to internal hinges, front yellow end paper affixed in part to inside front board, internally in generally good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1146:
Lot 1146
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original hardback. Wear to boards, wear to board extremities, marks to top border of front border, crease to spine paper, wear and dulling to gilt titles on front board and spine paper, internally in good condition. Ink ownership signature to inside front board
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1147:
Lot 1147
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. 61st edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to board corners and extremities, slight dulling to gilt titles on spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £360
Lot 1148:
Lot 1148
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to board corners and extremities otherwise in good/very good condition. Internally very good. Ink ownership signature to inside front board
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £360
Lot 1149:
Lot 1149
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. 63rd edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to board corners and extremities, some wear to head and base of spine paper, slight wear and very minor breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition. Internally very good
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £360
Lot 1150:
Lot 1150
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Original hardback. Some wear to spine paper and spine extremities, some bumping to corners, some wear to head and base of spine paper, slight wear and very minor breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition. Internally very good
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1151:
Lot 1151
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Original hardback. Some minor wear to head and base of spine paper and spine extremities, some minor bumping to corners otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £400
Lot 1152:
Lot 1152
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929. 66th edition. Original hardback. Some wear and light creasing to spine paper, some wear to head and base of spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1153:
Lot 1153
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. 67th edition. Original hardback. Some wear and light creasing to spine paper, some wear to head and base of spine paper, minor bumping to odd corner otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1154:
Lot 1154
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. 68th edition. Original hardback. Some wear and creasing to spine paper, some wear to head and base of spine paper, minor bumping to odd corner otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: £260
Lot 1155:
Lot 1155
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Original hardback. Some wear to head and base of spine paper, minor bumping to odd corner, minor wear to board extremities otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: £400
Lot 1156:
Lot 1156
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. 70th edition. Original hardback. Slight breaking to front internal hinge, some wear to head and base of spine paper, dulling to gilt titles on spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £280/320
Hammer price: £275
Lot 1157:
Lot 1157
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. 71st edition. Original hardback. Some wear to head and base of spine paper, some wear to board extremities, dulling to gilt titles on spine paper, minor marks to lower border of front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £400
Includes report on the controversial M.C.C. 'Bodyline' tour of Australia 1932/33
Lot 1158:
Lot 1158
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Original hardback. Some wear to head and base of spine paper, some nicks and wear to spine paper, dulling to gilt titles on spine paper, some bumping to odd corner otherwise in good/very good condition, very good internally
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £290
Lot 1159:
Lot 1159
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Original hardback. Some wear to lower half of front board, bumping to corners, some wear to head and base of spine paper, dulling to gilt titles on spine paper otherwise in good condition, very good internally
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1160:
Lot 1160
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Original hardback. Some light wear to board extremities and corners, wear and crease to spine paper, dulling to gilt titles on spine paper otherwise in good condition, very good internally
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1161:
Lot 1161
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Original hardback. Heavy bumping to board corners, some wear to boards, wear to head and base of spine paper, dulling to gilt titles on spine paper, minor staining and soiling to page block otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £240
Lot 1162:
Lot 1162
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Original hardback. Wear to boards and spine paper, dulling to gilt titles on front board and spine paper, broken internal hinges to front and rear, signature of ownership to top border of front board otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £240
Lot 1163:
Lot 1163
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1940. 77th edition. Original hardback. Limited number of copies printed in this war year. Some wear and minor breaking to front internal hinge, dulling to gilt titles on front board otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £500/700
Hammer price: £550
Lot 1164:
Lot 1164
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original hardback. Only 800 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Odd very minor faults to boards, some dulling to gilt titles on spine paper, some wear to front internal hinge otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £440
Lot 1165:
Lot 1165
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original hardback. Only 900 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Odd very minor faults to boards, very minor dulling to gilt titles on spine paper, very minor wear to front internal hinge otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £360
Lot 1166:
Lot 1166
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original hardback. Only 1400 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Dulling to gilt titles on spine paper, very minor crease to top of front board otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition. Sold with hardback edition of 'Index to Wisden 1864-1943'. Compiled by Rex Pogson. Qty 2
Estimate: £240/280
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1167:
Lot 1167
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Dulling to gilt titles on spine paper, ink signature of ownership to top border of first advertising page otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £240/280
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1168:
Lot 1168
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Very minor dulling to gilt titles on spine paper otherwise in very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £220/360
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1169:
Lot 1169
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. 83rd edition. Original hardback. Only 5000 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Wear and soiling to boards, dulled gilt titles to front board and spine paper, some wear to spine paper otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1170:
Lot 1170
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947, 1948 & 1949. Original hardback editions. All three editions in similar condition with wear to boards and spine paper, dulling to title gilts, breaking to internal hinges, name handwritten in ink to first pages to the first two books, some browning to war time paper pages otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1171:
Lot 1171
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1950, 1951, 1952 & 1953. Original hardback editions. All four editions in similar condition with wear and some soiling to boards and spine paper, dulling to title gilts, breaking to internal hinges to the first three editions, name of ownership handwritten in ink to first pages to four books otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1172:
Lot 1172
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954, 1955, 1956 & 1957. Original hardback editions. The 1954 and 1957 editions with breaking to front internal hinges, all four editions with some wear and soiling to boards and spine all lesser and greater degrees, name of ownership handwritten in ink to first pages of the 1954 edition otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1173:
Lot 1173
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1958. Original hardback. Minor wear to boards otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1174:
Lot 1174
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Very minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 1175:
Lot 1175
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960 & 1961. Original hardback editions. Both editions with some wear to gilt titles on front board and spine papers, light wear to the front internal hinge of the 1961 edition otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1176:
Lot 1176
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962 & 1963. Original hardback editions. Both editions with some wear to gilt titles on front board and spine papers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1177:
Lot 1177
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1964. Original hardback. Good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1178:
Lot 1178
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965 to 1969. Original hardback editions, lacking original dustwrappers, all with replacement dustwrappers. Good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1179:
Lot 1179 Lot 1179
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1970 to 1999. Original hardback editions. The editions for 1970 to 1993 lacking original dustwrappers, all with replacement dustwrappers. The remainder with original dustwrappers. Good condition. Qty 30
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £55

Lot 1180:
Lot 1180 Lot 1180
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Fifteen facsimile editions, with pink wrappers, second facsimile edition printed by Lowe & Brydone Ltd, London 1974. Limited edition. Sold with two copies of the reprint edition for 1864 produced by Wisden in 2013 (150th edition). Good/very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1181:
Lot 1181
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. 16th edition. Original paper wrappers. Usual fading to the wrappers of this edition, slight wear to wrappers, small loss to bottom corners on front and back wrapper, some wear to spine paper with loss to head and base of spine otherwise in generally very good condition. Name handwritten to top right hand corner of front wrapper
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £440
Lot 1182:
Lot 1182
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear and small loss to spine paper, page block slightly breaking, minor foxing to page block edges otherwise in very good condition. Name handwritten to top right hand corner of front wrapper
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £460
Lot 1183:
Lot 1183
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Bound in black boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine paper, red speckled page edges. Lacking front and last nine rear advertising pages. Good/very good condition. Daily Graphic Library' stamps to front end paper and rear board not affecting the book
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1184:
Lot 1184
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some minor wear,soiling and staining to wrappers, some wear to spine paper with loss to head and base of spine otherwise in good/very good condition.
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £370
Lot 1185:
Lot 1185
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear with loss to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition.
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £450
Lot 1186:
Lot 1186
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. 21st edition. Original paper wrappers. Some general wear and creasing to front wrapper, nick to edge of front wrapper, some wear and small loss to spine, some rounding to corners, minor soiling to page block otherwise in generally good/very good condition.
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £220
Lot 1187:
Lot 1187
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. 22nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Front wrapper, first advertising page and title page cleanly detached from the book, wear to spine paper with some loss, mainly to head and base, nick and minor wear to rear wrapper edge, odd minor faults internally otherwise in generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £230
Lot 1188:
Lot 1188
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. 23rd edition. Bound in black boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine paper. Good/very good condition. Pages checked, complete with advertising pages
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1189:
Lot 1189
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Original paper wrappers. Both front and rear wrappers detached, front wrapper poor with loss to extremities, two small holes, rear wrapper cleanly detached with loss to corner. Three advertising pages missing to rear of book. Internally good
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £48
Lot 1190:
Lot 1190
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888 and 1889. 25th & 26th editions. Both editions lacking front wrappers, the 1889 with detached rear wrapper, lacking first advertising page, photographic plate and pages XXVI to XXVIII, three pages of handwritten text inserted.... Both books lacking spine papers, some wear to outer pages. Viewing essential, not subject to return. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1191:
Lot 1191
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. 26th edition. Original paper wrappers. Worn and soiled wrappers, old white paper tape in strip down front wrapper border near to spine. Almost complete loss of spine paper, breaking to spine block otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1192:
Lot 1192
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. 27th edition. Original front paper wrapper only, lacking rear wrapper. Minor soiling to front wrapper, some wear and loss to spine paper, lacking three rear advertising pages otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1193:
Lot 1193
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. 28th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some wear and soiling to wrappers, some loss and darkening to spine paper, some breaking to spine block, trimming to the lower borders of two pairs of pages XV to XVIII and XXVII to XXX otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1194:
Lot 1194 Lot 1194
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1892 & 1894. 29th and 31st editions. Both uniformly bound in red boards, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to front board and spine paper. Both lacking front and rear advertising pages. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1195:
Lot 1195
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893. 30th edition, Second issue. Original paper wrappers. Some age toning to wrappers and spine paper, some darkening and wear, with slight loss, to spine paper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £180/220
Hammer price: £160
Lot 1196:
Lot 1196
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895. 32nd edition, Second issue. Original paper wrappers. Very good/excellent condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £260
Lot 1197:
Lot 1197
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896. 33rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Some loss to top left hand corner of front wrapper, wear and loss to spine paper, breaking to spine block, odd minor faults internally otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1198:
Lot 1198
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1897 to 1901. 34th to 38th editions. Five editions in very varied condition, the 1897 and 1900 with white paper tape to covers and spine, the 1897 and 1899 with original wrappers, the 1898 rebound with original front wrapper, the 1901 lacking front wrapper. The 1897 edition with breaking to spine block, the 1898 in generally good condition, the 1899 and 1900 with breaking to spine block and the 1901 in generally only poor/fair condition. Viewing essential, not subject to return. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1199:
Lot 1199
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902 to 1906. 39th to 43rd editions. All five editions uniformly bound in green leather with marbled end papers and gilt to all edges, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. All books checked complete with advertising pages. Some fading and age toning to spines, the 1906 edition with broken front internal hinge otherwise in good condition. Trimming by the binder a little tight to odd pages. Qty 5
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £160
Lot 1200:
Lot 1200
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907 to 1911. 44th to 48th editions. All five editions uniformly bound in green leather with marbled end papers and gilt to all edges, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. All books checked complete with advertising pages. Some fading and age toning to spines, the 1906 edition with broken front internal hinge otherwise in good condition. Trimming by the binder a little tight to odd pages. Qty 5
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1201:
Lot 1201
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912 to 1915. 49th to 52nd editions. The 1912, 1913 and 1915 editions uniformly bound in green leather with marbled end papers and gilt to all edges, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1914 edition with original wrappers, old tape covering spine and broken internal hinges, only fair/good condition. The other three editions checked complete with advertising pages. Some fading and age toning to spines otherwise in good condition. Trimming by the binder a little tight to odd pages. Qty 4
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1202:
Lot 1202
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Bound in green leather with marbled end papers and gilt to all edges, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. Pages checked, complete with advertising pages. Some fading, wear and age toning to spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £160
Lot 1203:
Lot 1203
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917. 54th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some general wear and age toning to wrappers and spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £140
Lot 1204:
Lot 1204
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. 55th edition. Original paper wrappers. Almost complete loss of spine paper, paper tape to centre of spine and running over wrapper edges, minor loss to wrapper extremities, some wear to corners otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1205:
Lot 1205
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1919. 56th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some age toning and darkening to wrappers and spine paper, some wear to spine paper with small loss, odd minor faults internally otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1206:
Lot 1206
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920, 1922 to 1925. 57th, 59th to 62nd editions. All five editions uniformly bound in green leather with marbled end papers and gilt to all edges, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. All books checked complete with advertising pages. Some fading and age toning to spines, the 1906 edition with broken front internal hinge otherwise in good condition. Trimming by the binder a little tight to odd pages. Qty 5
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1207:
Lot 1207
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. 58th edition. Original hardback. Odd very minor faults internally otherwise in very good condition with bright title gilts
Estimate: £700/1000
Hammer price: £600
Lot 1208:
Lot 1208
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926 to 1930. 63rd to 67th editions. The editions for 1927 to 1930 uniformly bound in green leather with marbled end papers and gilt to all edges, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1926 with original wrappers, bound in green boards. The 1926 poorly bound, internally good. All books checked complete with advertising pages. Some fading and age toning to spines otherwise in good condition. Trimming by the binder a little tight to odd pages. Qty 5
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1209:
Lot 1209
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931, 1932, 1934 to 1936. 68th, 69th, 71st to 73rd editions. The editions for 1931 and 1934 to 1936 uniformly bound in green leather with marbled end papers and gilt to all edges, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. The 1932 in original paper wrappers, broken spine block, wear etc. All books checked complete with advertising pages. Some fading and age toning to spines otherwise in good condition. Minor wear to boards, trimming by the binder a little tight to odd pages. Qty 5
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1210:
Lot 1210
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. 70th edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to boards and spine, some dulling to title gilts, minor faults internally otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1211:
Lot 1211
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937 to 1940. 74th to 77th editions. All four editions uniformly bound in green leather with marbled end papers and gilt to all edges, lacking original paper wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine. All books checked complete with advertising pages. Some wear to spines otherwise in good condition. Trimming by the binder a little tight to odd pages. Qty 4
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1212:
Lot 1212
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 3200 paper copies printed in this war year. Very minor ink spot to base of rear cover otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £200/250
Hammer price: £240
Lot 1213:
Lot 1213
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 4100 paper copies printed in this war year. Very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1214:
Lot 1214
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1215:
Lot 1215
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1944. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers, Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor marks to front cover otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1216:
Lot 1216
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1945. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers, Only 6500 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor soiling to rear cover otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £52
Lot 1217:
Lot 1217
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Original limp cloth covers. Minor marks and age toning to covers otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1218:
Lot 1218
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947 to 1950. Original limp cloth covers. Some light soiling to covers and spines, usual browning to the page edges of the 1948 edition, odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1219:
Lot 1219
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951 to 1954. Original limp cloth covers. Some light soiling to covers and spines, odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £23
Lot 1220:
Lot 1220
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955 to 1958. Original limp cloth covers. Some light soiling to covers and spines, odd faults to the front cover of the 1956 edition, odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1221:
Lot 1221
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959 to 1962. Original limp cloth covers. Some light soiling to covers and spines otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1222:
Lot 1222
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963 to 1966. Original limp cloth covers. Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1223:
Lot 1223
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967 to 1970. Original limp cloth covers. Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1224:
Lot 1224 Lot 1224
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1971 to 2018. Original limp cloth covers. A good run of the Almanack, odd very minor faults, otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 48
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £60

Lot 1225:
Lot 1225
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1897 & 1902. 34th (Second Issue) & 39th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1897 edition with broken spine block, contents detached in block sections, loss and damage to wrappers, rear wrapper detached, total loss to spine paper, contents appear complete. The 1902 edition in better condition, some breaking to spine block, loss to lower corner of front wrapper, soiling and age toning to wrappers, some loss to spine paper, some rounding and wear to corners otherwise in good condition. Viewing essential. Qty 2. Stamp of 'Aberdeenshire Cricket Club' to front wrapper of the 1897 edition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1226:
Lot 1226
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904 & 1905. 41st and 42nd editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1904 edition with some breaking to spine block, minor loss to wrapper extremities, minor age toning to wrappers, some loss to spine paper otherwise in generally good condition. The 1905 edition with breaking to spine block, loss to spine paper, minor loss to wrapper extremities, odd further minor faults otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 2. Viewing recommended
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1227:
Lot 1227
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907. 44th edition. Original paper wrappers. Wear with loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1228:
Lot 1228
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. 45th edition. Original paper wrappers. Lacking rear wrapper, minor wear with small loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1229:
Lot 1229
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. 46th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor loss to spine paper, small loss to rear wrapper near to spine, mark to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1230:
Lot 1230
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. 59th edition. Original paper wrappers. Small loss to top left hand corner of front wrapper, minor loss to spine paper, minor wear to wrapper and spine extremities otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1231:
Lot 1231
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some age toning to wrappers, minor wear to spine paper with small loss, minor wear to wrapper and spine extremities otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1232:
Lot 1232
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. 61st edition. Original paper wrappers. Some minor age toning to wrappers, minor wear to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1233:
Lot 1233
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight bowing to spine, some minor age toning to wrappers, minor wear to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1234:
Lot 1234
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926 & 1927. 63rd and 64th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1926 edition with some breaking to spine block, some wear and loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition. The 1927 edition with breaking to spine block, wear and some loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition. Stamp of 'Aberdeenshire Cricket Club' to front wrapper of the 1927 edition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1235:
Lot 1235
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor age toning and wear to wrappers, slight breaking to spine block, some minor wear and loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1236:
Lot 1236
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932 & 1933. 69th and 70th editions. Original paper wrappers. The 1932 edition with some breaking to spine block, some age toning and wear to wrappers, some wear and loss to spine paper, minor mark to spine paper, label to first advertising page otherwise in good condition. The 1933 edition with minor mark to spine paper, minor age toning to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1237:
Lot 1237
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Bump to top right hand corner, nick to top right hand corner of front wrapper, minor mark to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1238:
Lot 1238
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor bowing to spine, minor mark to spine paper, label to inside front wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1239:
Lot 1239
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Original paper wrappers. Light soiling to page block edges, minor mark to spine paper, light age toning to wrappers otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1240:
Lot 1240
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Some dulling to spine title gilts, slight dulling to front board title gilts, minor wear to boards otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1241:
Lot 1241
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965 & 1966. Original limp cloth covers. Minor age toning to spines, mark to edge of the front cover of the 1966 edition otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1242:
Lot 1242
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1969, 1970 & 1971. Original limp cloth covers. Good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1243:
Lot 1243 Lot 1243
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946, 1959, 1962, 1964 (2), 1967, 1972, 1974, 1977, 1979, 1980 (2), 1981 (2), 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985 (2), 1986, 1987, 1988 (2), 1989, 1990, 1993 and 1995. The 1946, 1963, 1980 (2), 1981 (2), 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988 (2) and 1989 are all original limp cloth covers, the remainder are all original hardbacks with dustwrapper where required with the exception of the 1967 edition. The 1946 edition with some wear to covers, breaking to the internal hinges of the 1959 and 1962 hardbacks, one of the 1964 edition hardbacks in poor condition, some faults to dustwrappers otherwise in overall good condition. Qty 29
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £38

Lot 1244:
Lot 1244
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864 to 1868, 1872, 1875, 1876 & 1877. Facsimile editions with pink wrappers, second facsimile edition printed by Lowe & Brydone Ltd, London 1974. Bound in brown boards with gilt titles to spines. Limited edition. Qty 9. G
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1245:
Lot 1245 Lot 1245
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. 16th edition. Original rear paper wrapper, lacking original front paper wrapper and title page. Some wear and usual fading to rear wrapper, some wear and loss to head and base of spine paper, light soiling to 'contents' page otherwise complete in good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1246:
Lot 1246
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in green marbled boards with titles in gilt to spine. Minor age toning to original wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. Ex Ron Yeomans collection
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £270
Lot 1247:
Lot 1247
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Bound in red boards with titles in gilt to spine. The book has facsimile wrappers and front and rear advertising pages otherwise in good condition. Trimming by the binder a little tight. Ex Ron Yeomans collection
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1248:
Lot 1248
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Bound in green boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Lacking advertising pages at front and rear. Very good condition. Ex Ron Yeomans collection
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1249:
Lot 1249
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original paper wrappers. Replacement spine paper and rear wrapper. Cocked spine to the right, stain to front wrapper otherwise in good condition. Ex Ron Yeomans collection
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1250:
Lot 1250
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. 21st edition. Bound in green boards with red trim, titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. The book has facsimile wrappers and front and rear advertising pages, some breaking to internal hinges otherwise in good condition. Ex Ron Yeomans collection
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £52
Lot 1251:
Lot 1251
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. 22nd edition. Bound in beige boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spine, red speckled page edges. Lacking the advertising page to front. Very good condition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £140
Lot 1252:
Lot 1252
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887 & 1889. 24th & 26th editions. Both books have facsimile wrappers, spine paper and replacement rear wrappers, the 1889 edition has damage to pages 353-356, trimming a little tight by book binder otherwise both in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £140
Lot 1253:
Lot 1253
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. 25th edition. Original rear paper wrapper, lacking original front wrapper, bound in brown boards with gilt titles to spine. Some soiling to rear wrapper, some soiling and staining to first advertising page otherwise in good/very good condition. Ex Ron Yeomans collection
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1254:
Lot 1254
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890 to 1892. 27th to 29th editions. All three editions bound in various shades of brown/beige boards. The 1890 with facsimile front wrapper and first advertising page, faults to the rear original wrapper, some wear and damage to odd outer page, the 1891 lacking front and rear advertising pages otherwise in good condition and the 1892 in similar condition with trimming a little tight by the binder. All three ex Ron Yeomans collection
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1255:
Lot 1255
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893. 30th edition. Bound in green board, lacking original paper wrappers, with gilt titles to spine, red speckled page edges. Lacking advertising pages at front and rear otherwise in good condition. This was Tom Dollery's (Warwickshire & England) book and is sold with a note to this effect
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1256:
Lot 1256
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894, 1896 & 1897. 31st, 33rd & 34th editions. All three bound in green boards lacking wrappers. All editions are lacking some pages, printed facsimile pages loosely inserted. Some wear and staining to green boards. Viewing essential, bought as seen, not subject to return
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1257:
Lot 1257
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895, 1898 to 1915. A run of the Almanack for the period stated. All rebound in various boards with the exception of the 1901, 1908 and 1911 editions which have original paper wrappers, the 1901 in poor condition, the 1908 in good condition and the 1911 in fair condition. Off the other editions the 1895, 1898, 1900, 1901, 1905, 1906, 1910, 1912, 1914 and 1915 have original paper wrappers, the remaining books do not. Some faults, to a greater or lesser extent, to the majority of the books. Viewing essential, bought as seen, not subject to return. Qty 19
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £320
Lot 1258:
Lot 1258
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition Review copy signed to title page by E.W. Swanton. Good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1259:
Lot 1259
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917. 54th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in red and cream boards, with titles to spine. Light soiling to wrappers, trimming a little tight to odd page by the binder otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1260:
Lot 1260
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. 55th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in brown boards, with titles to spine, blue page edges. Good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1261:
Lot 1261
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1919. 56th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in red and cream boards, with titles to spine. Light soiling to wrappers, trimming a little tight to odd page by the binder otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1262:
Lot 1262
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920 to 1929. A run of the Almanack for the period stated. All rebound in various boards with the exception of the 1920 and 1921 editions which have original paper wrappers, both with faults. The editions for 1922 to 1929 all have original wrappers, some faults to wrappers including old tape marks, wear, staining to a greater or lesser extent, the edition for 1926 in very good condition. The 1928 edition signed to the 'Preface' page by C. Stewart Caine, editor of Wisden. Viewing essential, bought as seen, not subject to return. Qty 10
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £180
Lot 1263:
Lot 1263
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930 to 1938 and 1940. A run of the Almanack for the period stated. The first four editions bound in brown boards with original wrappers, the 1931 and 1932 editions in very good condition, the 1930 with some faults and the 1933 in poor condition. The editions for 1934 to 1938 and 1940 all have original wrappers/covers. A few faults but generally in good condition with the exception of the 1937 edition which has a replacement spine otherwise good and the 1940 which is worn, tired and poor, about fair. Viewing essential, bought as seen, not subject to return. Qty 10
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £260
Lot 1264:
Lot 1264
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941 to 1946. Original limp cloth covers. Limited number of these war years editions produced. All six editions with some wear and some soiling to covers and spine papers. The 1941 edition with breaking to internal hinges at front and rear, piece torn from final page in the book (pp435/426), the 1942 edition with minor breaking to page block, the 1943 edition with breaking to front internal hinge, page 125/126 detached, the 1944 edition in good condition, the 1945 edition with some minor breaking to internal hinge and the 1946 edition with heavier soiling to covers, minor breaking internally. Viewing recommended. Qty 6
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £240
Lot 1265:
Lot 1265
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947. Original hardback. Minor wear to boards and spine, minor tiny paint spots to front board, some dulling to gilt titles, some breaking to front and rear internal hinges otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1266:
Lot 1266
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948, 1949 & 1950. Original limp cloth covers. Usual browning to pages of the 1948 edition, light crinkling to the front cover of the 1949 edition, some breaking to the front cover of the 1950 edition otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1267:
Lot 1267
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951, 1952, 1953, 1956 & 1964. Original limp cloth covers. The 1951 edition with some bowing to spine, the 1952 and 1953 editions with odd minor faults, the 1956 with bowing to spine, soiling to covers and wear to spine block and the 1964 with slight bow to spine, age toning to covers and darkening to spine otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1268:
Lot 1268
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954. Original hardback. Minor mark to rear board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1269:
Lot 1269
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955, 1957 & 1958. Original hardbacks. The 1955 ex libris with stamps to front board and internally, the 1957 with dulling to gilt titles, wear to front internal hinge and the 1958 edition with dulled gilt titles, some staining internally to odd pages otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £23
Lot 1270:
Lot 1270
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Minor mark to spine paper, some dulling to gilt titles on spine otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1271:
Lot 1271
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963 & 1965. Original hardbacks. The 1960 edition with bump to top front board corner, wrinkling and dulling to gilt titles on spine, the 1961 edition with faded gilt titles to spine, the 1962 edition with dulling to the gilt titles on the front board, the 1963 edition with marks to spine and the 1965 edition with wear and staining to boards and spine paper and lacking dustwrapper otherwise all five titles in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1272:
Lot 1272
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966 to 2010. The majority are original hardbacks with dustwrapper, the 1976 edition lacking dustwrapper, cloth covered editions for 1971, 1972, 1978, 1986-89, 1991-1999 (16 editions). Some faults to dustwrappers including age toning to spines and some wear, odd additional faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 45
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £95

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