Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks. Various Collections

Lot 994:
Lot 994
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original wrappers. Both wrappers with wear and loss to edges, both detached. Almost complete loss to spine paper, spine block broken, contents becoming loose. Appears complete. Sold with part of an 1885 edition, lacking wrappers, title page and pages to front and rear. Bought as seen, not subject to return. Qty 2
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £100
Lot 995:
Lot 995
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Bound in green quarter leather lacking original wrappers, with date in gilt to spine. Colourful marbled page block edge. Lacking first advertising page and all rear advertising pages. Some fading and wear to leather boards otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £190
Lot 996:
Lot 996
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. 25th edition. Bound in green quarter leather lacking original wrappers, with date in gilt to spine. Colourful marbled page block edge. Lacking first advertising page and all rear advertising pages. Some fading and wear to leather boards otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Lot 997:
Lot 997
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890, 1892 and 1893. 27th, 29th & 30th editions. Bound in green quarter leather lacking original wrappers, with date in gilt to spine. Colourful marbled page block edges. All three editions lacking front and all rear advertising pages. Some fading and wear to leather boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £190
Lot 998:
Lot 998
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. 28th edition. Original wrappers. Front wrapper detached, heavy loss to spine paper, spine block breaking, some foxing to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £90
Lot 999:
Lot 999
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894, 1895 and 1896. 31st, 32nd & 33rd editions. Bound in green quarter leather lacking original wrappers, with date in gilt to spine. Colourful marbled page block edges. All three editions lacking front and all rear advertising pages. Some fading and wear to leather boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £140
Lot 1000:
Lot 1000
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1897 and 1898. 34th & 35th editions. Bound in green quarter leather, lacking original wrappers, with date in gilt to spine. Colourful marbled page block edges. Both editions lacking front and all rear advertising pages. Some fading and wear to leather boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1001:
Lot 1001
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1899 to 1901. 36th to 38th editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All three editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £150
Lot 1002:
Lot 1002
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902 to 1904. 39th to 41st editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All three editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £140
Lot 1003:
Lot 1003
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1905 to 1907. 42nd to 44th editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All three editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £96
Lot 1004:
Lot 1004
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908 to 1911. 45th to 48th editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All four editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1005:
Lot 1005
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912 to 1915. 49th to 52nd editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All four editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £140/180
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1006:
Lot 1006
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916 to 1919. 53rd-56th editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All four editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time editions. Qty 4
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £430
Lot 1007:
Lot 1007
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920 to 1922. 57th-59th editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All three editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1008:
Lot 1008
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923 to 1925. 60th-62nd editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All three editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1009:
Lot 1009
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926 to 1928. 63rd-65th editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All three editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1010:
Lot 1010
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929 to 1931. 66th-68th editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All three editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1011:
Lot 1011
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932 to 1934. 69th-71st editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All three editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £140
Lot 1012:
Lot 1012
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935 to 1937. 72nd-74th editions. Bound in red boards, lacking original wrappers, with titles and date in gilt to spine and front board. Red speckled page block edges. All three editions complete with advertising pages. Some minor wear to boards otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £135
Lot 1013:
Lot 1013
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938 and 1939. 75th & 76th editions. Original limp cloth covers. Some bowing to the spine of the 1938 edition, some age toning, wear and staining to both editions otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1014:
Lot 1014
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1940. 77th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Minor bowing to spine, minor age toning to spine paper otherwise in good+ condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1015:
Lot 1015
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 3200 paper copies printed in this war year. Good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £150
Lot 1016:
Lot 1016
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 4100 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor age toning to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1017:
Lot 1017
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor age toning to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1018:
Lot 1018
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1944. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers, Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1019:
Lot 1019
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1945. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers, Only 6500 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor age toning to spiune paper otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1020:
Lot 1020
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Original limp cloth covers. Minor age toning to spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1021:
Lot 1021
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947 & 1948. Original limp cloth covers. Minor soiling to covers otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1022:
Lot 1022
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1949 to 1952. Original limp cloth covers. Minor bowing to the spines of the 1951 and 1952 editions otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1023:
Lot 1023
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1953 to 1956. Original limp cloth covers. Minor bowing to the spines of the 1953 and 1954 editions, odd minor marks otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1024:
Lot 1024
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957 to 1961. Original limp cloth covers. Minor bowing to the spines of the 1958, 1959, 1960 and 1961 editions otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1025:
Lot 1025
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962 to 1967. Original limp cloth covers. Some bowing to the spine of the 1963 edition, the 1964 edition with a cocked spine otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 6
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32

Lot 1026:
Lot 1026
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907. 44th edition. Original hardback. Some wear, age toning and marks to rear board, minor wear to board and spine extremities otherwise in good+ condition. Ex 'Sorters Newspaper Club' copy with two stamps to title page and back of photographic plate
Estimate: £500/800
Hammer price: £650
Lot 1027:
Lot 1027
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. 45th edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to head and base of spine paper, minor odd bumping to board corner otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £800/1200
Hammer price: £1200
Lot 1028:
Lot 1028
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. 46th edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to head and base of spine paper, minor paint mark to spine paper, some slight dulling to gilt titles on the spine paper, minor odd bumping to board corner, slightly irregular trim to photographic plate otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £700/900
Hammer price: £600
Lot 1029:
Lot 1029
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910. 47th edition. Original hardback. Good/very good condition with bright title gilts
Estimate: £600/900
Hammer price: £570
Lot 1030:
Lot 1030
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911. 48th edition. Original hardback. Bump to bottom edge of rear board, some bumping to corners, very minor wear to board extremities otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £450/650
Hammer price: £400
Lot 1031:
Lot 1031
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. 51st edition. Original hardback. Minor mark to front board otherwise in good/very good condition with bright title gilts
Estimate: £500/700
Hammer price: £460
Lot 1032:
Lot 1032
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1915. 52nd edition. Original hardback. Very minor loss to head of advertising page 531/532, minor bumping to odd corner, otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £600
Lot 1033:
Lot 1033
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. 58th edition. Original hardback. Minor wrinkling and wear to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £500/700
Hammer price: £600
Lot 1034:
Lot 1034
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. 59th edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to front internal hinge, some wear to board extremities and spine paper, minor marks to top of front board otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1035:
Lot 1035
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to head and base of spine paper, very minor wear to board extremities otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £300/500
Hammer price: £340
Lot 1036:
Lot 1036
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. 61st edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to board extremities and corners, slight wear to front internal hinge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1037:
Lot 1037
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original hardback. Some wear to boards and board extremities and corners, some breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in generally good condition. The book slightly cocked to the right
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £260
Lot 1038:
Lot 1038
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. 63rd edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to boards and board extremities and corners, slight breaking to base of front internal hinge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £380
Lot 1039:
Lot 1039
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Original hardback. Minor wear to board extremities otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £400/500
Hammer price: £520
Lot 1040:
Lot 1040
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. 68th edition. Original hardback. The front and rear boards with bumps to edges and corners, wear and creasing to spine paper, breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in fair/good condition. A bumped and bruised edition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £160
Lot 1041:
Lot 1041
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. 70th edition. Original hardback. Split to head of the spine paper (1.25"), minor wear to board extremities, dulling to the title gilts on both front board and spine paper, more to the spine paper, very good internally. Good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £180
Lot 1042:
Lot 1042
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. The book has had some professional restoration to its gilt titles on front board and spine paper, odd marks and tiny creasing to boards, name and date handwritten to inside front board at the top border, slight wear to internal hinges otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £110
Lot 1043:
Lot 1043
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Dulling to gilt titles on the spine paper, minor marks to front board, names handwritten to inside front and rear board and to first advertising page otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £130/160
Hammer price: £160
Lot 1044:
Lot 1044
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1945. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 6500 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor soiling and wear to covers and spine paper, some slight creasing to rear cover, slightly cocked spine otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1045:
Lot 1045
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. 83rd edition. Original hardback. Only 5000 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Some dulling to gilt titles on the spine paper and to a lesser extent on the front board otherwise in good/very condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35

Lot 1046:
Lot 1046 Lot 1046
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Fifteen facsimile editions published by John Wisden & Co Ltd, London 1991. Limited edition 659/1000. Brown hard board covers with gilt lettering to covers and spine. In original Wisden yellow presentation box. Very good condition
Estimate: £400/600
Hammer price: £380
Lot 1047:
Lot 1047
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. Willows softback reprint (1991) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 580/1000. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1048:
Lot 1048
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. Willows softback reprint (1987) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 285/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1049:
Lot 1049
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. Willows softback reprint (1985) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 205/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1050:
Lot 1050
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. Willows softback reprint (1988) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 214/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1051:
Lot 1051
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. Willows softback reprint (1988) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1052:
Lot 1052
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. Willows softback reprint (1984) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 228/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1053:
Lot 1053
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. Willows softback reprint (1983) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1054:
Lot 1054
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. Willows softback reprint (1985) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 215/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £100
Lot 1055:
Lot 1055
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. Willows softback reprint (1989) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 99/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1056:
Lot 1056
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. Willows softback reprint (1989) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1057:
Lot 1057
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 244/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1058:
Lot 1058
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1059:
Lot 1059
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. Willows softback reprint (1991) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 339/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1060:
Lot 1060
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1892. Willows softback reprint (1992) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 463/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1061:
Lot 1061
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893. Willows softback reprint (1992) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 40/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1062:
Lot 1062
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894. Willows softback reprint (1992) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 75/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1063:
Lot 1063
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895. Willows softback reprint (1993) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 376/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1064:
Lot 1064
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896. Willows softback reprint (1993) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 228/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1065:
Lot 1065
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1897. Willows softback reprint (1994) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 7/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £62
Lot 1066:
Lot 1066
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898. Willows softback reprint (1995) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 72/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1067:
Lot 1067
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1899. Willows hardback reprint (1995) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 460/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1068:
Lot 1068
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900. Willows hardback reprint (1996) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1069:
Lot 1069
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1901. Willows hardback reprint (1996) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £62
Lot 1070:
Lot 1070
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902. Willows hardback reprint (1997) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £62
Lot 1071:
Lot 1071
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1903. Willows hardback reprint (1997) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £68
Lot 1072:
Lot 1072
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904. Willows hardback reprint (1998) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1073:
Lot 1073
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1905. Willows hardback reprint (1998) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1074:
Lot 1074
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906. Willows hardback reprint (1999) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1075:
Lot 1075
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1907. Willows hardback reprint (1999) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1076:
Lot 1076
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. Willows hardback reprint (2000) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1077:
Lot 1077
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. Willows hardback reprint (2000) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1078:
Lot 1078
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910. Willows hardback reprint (2001) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1079:
Lot 1079
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911. Willows hardback reprint (2001) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1080:
Lot 1080
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912. Willows hardback reprint (2001) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1081:
Lot 1081
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913. Willows hardback reprint (2002) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1082:
Lot 1082
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. Willows hardback reprint (2002) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 1083:
Lot 1083
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1915. Willows hardback reprint (2002) in dark brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1084:
Lot 1084
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 938/1000. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1085:
Lot 1085
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917. Willows hardback reprint (1997) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 385/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £62
Lot 1086:
Lot 1086
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. Willows hardback reprint (1997) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 391/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1087:
Lot 1087
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1919. Willows hardback reprint (1997) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/ VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1088:
Lot 1088
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920. Willows hardback reprint (2003) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £52
Lot 1089:
Lot 1089
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. Willows hardback reprint (2005) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1090:
Lot 1090
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922. Willows hardback reprint (2006) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1091:
Lot 1091
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. Willows hardback reprint (2006) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1092:
Lot 1092
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. Willows hardback reprint (2006) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1093:
Lot 1093
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. Willows hardback reprint (2007) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £48
Lot 1094:
Lot 1094
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. Willows hardback reprint (2007) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1095:
Lot 1095
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. Willows hardback reprint (2007) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1096:
Lot 1096
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. Willows hardback reprint (2008) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1097:
Lot 1097
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1929. Willows hardback reprint (2008) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1098:
Lot 1098
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1930. Willows hardback reprint (2008) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1099:
Lot 1099
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931. Willows hardback reprint (2009) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1100:
Lot 1100
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. Willows hardback reprint (2009) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1101:
Lot 1101
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. Willows hardback reprint (2010) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1102:
Lot 1102
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1934. Willows hardback reprint (2010) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1103:
Lot 1103
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. Willows hardback reprint (2010) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1104:
Lot 1104
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. Willows hardback reprint (2011) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1105:
Lot 1105
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. Willows hardback reprint (2011) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1106:
Lot 1106
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. Willows hardback reprint (2012) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. Un-opened condition with white band attached as issued. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1107:
Lot 1107
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. Willows hardback reprint (2012) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1108:
Lot 1108
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1940. Willows hardback reprint (2003) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1109:
Lot 1109
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. Willows hardback reprint (1999) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1110:
Lot 1110
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. Willows hardback reprint (1999) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1111:
Lot 1111
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1112:
Lot 1112
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1113:
Lot 1113
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 396/500. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1114:
Lot 1114
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Willows hardback reprint (2012) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 96/250. G/VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1115:
Lot 1115
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947 and 1950. Original hardback editions. The 1947 edition with breaking to internal hinges, some wear and age toning to boards, water staining to rear board, usual browning to pages and dulling to title gilts and the 1950 edition with crease to front board edge otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1116:
Lot 1116
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948, 1949, 1951 and 1955. Original paper covers. The 1948 edition with some age toning to covers and usual browning to pages, the 1949 edition with some bowing to spine, soiling and age toning to covers, the 1951 edition with very minor bowing to spine and the 1955 edition with minor bowing to spine and minor soiling and age toning to covers otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1117:
Lot 1117
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1952, 1953 and 1954. Original hardback editions. All three editions with some foxing to page block edges, the 1952 and 1953 editions in good condition and the 1954 edition with tear to head of spine paper and dulling to the gilt titles on the spine paper otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1118:
Lot 1118
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956, 1957 and 1958. Original hardback editions. The 1956 and 1957 editions in good condition and the 1958 edition with some wear to boards and spine, dulling to the gilt titles and breaking to front internal hinges otherwise in generally good condition. The 1958 edition formerly from the library of Derek Randall, with his book plate to first advertising page. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1119:
Lot 1119
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1120:
Lot 1120
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1121:
Lot 1121
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1961, 1964 and 1967. Original paper covers. All three editions with some age toning to spine papers, he 1961 edition with some bowing to spine paper otherwise all three in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1122:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962, 1963, 1965, 1966, 1968 to 2019. The majority original hardback editions with dustwrappers, the only exceptions being the 1969, 1971 to 1973 editions which are original paper covers. The 1966, 1968 and 1974 editions lacking dustwrappers. There are two duplicate copies of the 1991 hardback edition. Some faults to the earlier editions, odd light fading to dustwrapper spine otherwise in good condition. Qty 58
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £85
Lot 1123:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack- Australia. Full set of eight Almanacks for 1998 (1st Edition), 1999, 2000-01, 2001-02 2002-03, 2003-04, 2004-05, 2005-06 . Original hardbacks with dustwrappers. The spine of the 1998 dustwrapper has some minor light fading. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1124:
Lot 1124
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917 & 1918. 54th & 55th editions. Both editions lacking wrappers, bound in green boards, with titles in gilt to spine. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time editions
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £120
Lot 1125:
Lot 1125
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921, 1924 and 1926. 58th, 61st & 63rd editions. All three rebound in blue and brown (2) boards with titles in gilt to spine. The 1921 edition lacking original wrappers, the 1924 edition with original wrappers, soiling and loss to wrappers and the 1926 edition with original wrappers, wear to boards, wear, age toning and minor loss to wrappers, some breaking to internal hinges. Trimming a little tight by the bookbinder to the 1924 edition otherwise in fairly good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1126:
Lot 1126
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922, 1923 and 1925. 59th, 60th & 62nd editions. The 1923 and 1925 editions with original wrappers, the 1922 edition with replacement facsimile wrappers and first two and last advertising pages. The 1923 edition with some wear and some loss to spine paper, minor breaking to spine block, handwritten name of ownership to the top border of the first advertising page and the 1925 edition with writing to the top border of the front wrapper, wear with loss to spine paper, some wear and age toning to wrappers otherwise all three in generally good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1127:
Lot 1127
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927, 1928, 1932, 1938 and 1939. 64th, 65th, 69th, 75th and 76th editions. The first three and the 1939 editions bound in brown (3) and blue boards with titles in gilt to spine. The 1939 edition with original limp cloth covers. The 1927 and 1928 editions with original wrappers, the 1932 edition with rear wrapper, lacking front wrapper. The 1927 and 1928 editions with soiled, age toned and worn wrappers, the 1938 with some bowing to spine and only in fair condition otherwise the other four in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £80
The following sixteen lots were formerly owned by Alfred D. Taylor, cricket writer & collector and are from his library.
Lot 1128:
Lot 1128
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. 16th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light wear and minor staining to wrappers otherwise in unusually very good condition. Ink stamp to top of the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist' and to title page a printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana'
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1129:
Lot 1129
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light wear and minor age toning to wrappers otherwise in very good condition. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to lower half of front wrapper and to title page
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1130:
Lot 1130
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. 18th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light wear and minor age toning/staining to wrappers otherwise in very good condition. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to lower half of front wrapper and to title page
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £320
Lot 1131:
Lot 1131
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light wear and very minor age toning/staining to wrappers otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to top of the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist' and printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to title page
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1132:
Lot 1132
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light wear and very minor age toning to wrappers, small minor nick to the top of the rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the front wrapper and 'Contents' page 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist'. Also signed by A.D. Taylor to the top border of the front wrapper in ink
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £280
Lot 1133:
Lot 1133
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. 21st edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Very minor age toning to wrappers, circular cup ring stain to rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist'
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £270
Lot 1134:
Lot 1134
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. 22nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Minor age toning to wrappers, small minor nick to the edge of the rear wrapper otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist'
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £270
Lot 1135:
Lot 1135
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. 23rd edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Very minor age toning to wrappers otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist' and printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to 'contents' page
Estimate: £300/400
Hammer price: £270
Lot 1136:
Lot 1136
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. 24th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Minor age toning to wrappers, minor wear to rear internal hinge otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the edge of the front wrapper 'Padwick Chemist, Red Hill'
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £300
Lot 1137:
Lot 1137
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. 25th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Minor age toning to wrappers, minor stain to front wrapper otherwise in very good condition. Ink stamp to the edge of the front wrapper 'A. Dan Taylor. Flautist' and printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to title and 'contents' page
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £230
Lot 1138:
Lot 1138
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. 26th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Very minor age toning to wrappers otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £230
Lot 1139:
Lot 1139
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. 27th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to back of photographic plate. Very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £250
Lot 1140:
Lot 1140
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. 28th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to back of photographic plate. Very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £250
Lot 1141:
Lot 1141
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1892. 29th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Light vertical crease to front wrapper, very minor ink marks to lower border of front wrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £150
Lot 1142:
Lot 1142
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893. 30th edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to 'laws of cricket' page. Very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £220
Lot 1143:
Lot 1143
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895. 32nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Neat replacement spine paper. Printed label with 'Alfred D. Taylor. Collector of Cricketana' to 'preface' page. Very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £220

Lot 1144:
Lot 1144
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: £150/250
Hammer price: £320
Lot 1145:
Lot 1145
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935. 72nd edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to front board and spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1146:
Lot 1146
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to front board and spine. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1147:
Lot 1147
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1937. 74th edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor age toning to wrappers and spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £65
Lot 1148:
Lot 1148
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938. 75th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Heavy bowing to spine otherwise in good condition. Sold with two copies of the 1940 edition, both bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spine. Both copies with worn wrappers and some faults. Generally good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1149:
Lot 1149
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. 76th edition. Original hardback. Minor marks to boards, slight breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £220
Lot 1150:
Lot 1150
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1940. 77th edition. Original hardback. Limited number of copies printed in this war year. Some marks to boards, some dulling to gilt titles on spine paper, very minor wear to front internal hinge, odd fault to internal page edge otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £450/650
Hammer price: £550
Lot 1151:
Lot 1151
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 3200 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor soiling to covers otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £200
Lot 1152:
Lot 1152
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 4100 paper copies printed in this war year. Minor thin line drawn to front cover otherwise in very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 1153:
Lot 1153
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original limp cloth covers. Only 5600 paper copies printed in this war year. Some age toning and staining to covers, slight breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £48
Lot 1154:
Lot 1154
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original hardback. Only 1500 hardback copies were printed in this war year. Dulling to gilt titles on front board and spine paper, slight breaking to rear internal hinge otherwise in good condition. Rare wartime edition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1155:
Lot 1155
Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks 1945. 81st Edition. Original limp cloth covers, Only 6500 paper copies printed in this war year. Very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1156:
Lot 1156
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Original limp cloth covers. Minor staining to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1157:
Lot 1157
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947. Original hardback. Odd minor marks to boards, breaking to front internal hinge otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1158:
Lot 1158
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1948. Original hardback. Odd wear and slight creasing to spine paper, some wear to front internal hinge, usual browning to page edges otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1159:
Lot 1159
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1949. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1160:
Lot 1160
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1950. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 1161:
Lot 1161
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951. Original hardback. Minor tear to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1162:
Lot 1162
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1952. Original hardback. Minor wear to front internal hinge otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1163:
Lot 1163
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1953. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1164:
Lot 1164
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 1165:
Lot 1165
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 1166:
Lot 1166
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £32
Lot 1167:
Lot 1167
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957. Original hardback. Minor marks to front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1168:
Lot 1168
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1958. Original hardback. Bump to top corner of front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1169:
Lot 1169
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1170:
Lot 1170
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1171:
Lot 1171
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1961. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1172:
Lot 1172
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1962. Original hardback. Slight dulling to gilt titles on front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1173:
Lot 1173
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963. Original hardback. Slight dulling to gilt titles on front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £20
Lot 1174:
Lot 1174
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1964. Original hardback. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1175:
Lot 1175
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some minor faults to dustwrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £45
Lot 1176:
Lot 1176
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Very minor faults to dustwrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1177:
Lot 1177
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some minor faults to dustwrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1178:
Lot 1178
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1968. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £28
Lot 1179:
Lot 1179
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1969. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Minor mark to the top border of the dustwrapper front otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1180:
Lot 1180
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1970. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Minor faults to dustwrapper otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1181:
Lot 1181
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1971. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Some soiling and faults to dustwrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1182:
Lot 1182
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972 to 1975. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Minor fault to the dustwrapper of the 1973 edition otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £150
Lot 1183:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1976 to 2009, 2011, 2012 and 2015. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Good/very good condition. Sold with two other Wisden publications. Qty 38.
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £75

Lot 1183a:
Lot 1183a
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: £220/260
Hammer price: £200
Lot 1184:
Lot 1184
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. Willows softback reprint (1988) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1185:
Lot 1185
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. Willows softback reprint (1983) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1186:
Lot 1186
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. Willows softback reprint (1989) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1187:
Lot 1187
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. Willows softback reprint (1989) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1188:
Lot 1188
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 424/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1189:
Lot 1189
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 717/1000. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1190:
Lot 1190
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894, 1895, 1896 and 1898. 31st, 32nd, 33rd & 35th editions. All four editions bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. All four editions lacking pages either to front or rear of book, mainly advertising pages, some outer pages restored. Some faults to page edges. Viewing essential. Bought as seen, not subject to return
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £80
Lot 1191:
Lot 1191
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900, 1901 and 1902. 37th, 38th & 39th editions. All three editions bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. All three editions with some wear and loss to wrappers, to a lesser or greater extent otherwise in generally good condition. Viewing essential. Bought as seen, not subject to return
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £90
Lot 1192:
Lot 1192
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1903, 1904, 1905 and 1914. 40th, 41st, 42nd & 51st editions. All four editions bound in brown boards, lacking original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. The 1903 edition with original rear wrapper. Three of the four editions, lacking some advertising pages at the front of the books, Some further faults otherwise in generally good condition. Viewing essential. Bought as seen, not subject to return
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1193:
Lot 1193
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906, 1907, 1908 and 1909. 43rd, 44th, 45th & 46th editions. All four editions bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. All four editions with some wear and loss to wrappers, to a lesser or greater extent otherwise in generally good condition. Viewing essential. Bought as seen, not subject to return
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £130
Lot 1194:
Lot 1194
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910, 1911, 1912 and 1913. 47th, 48th, 49th & 50th editions. All four editions bound in brown boards, with original wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. The 1910 edition with some wear and loss to wrappers otherwise in good condition. The 1913 in particularly good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £95
Lot 1195:
Lot 1195
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926, 1931 and 1932. 63rd, 68th & 69th editions. The three books bound in light, dark brown (2) boards, the 1926 and 1931 editions with original wrappers, the 1932 lacking wrappers, with gilt titles to spines. The 1926 edition has small corner loss to rear wrapper, the 1931 with major loss to front wrapper and the 1932 complete. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £55
Lot 1196:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947, 1951, 1952, 1955, 1957, 1958, 1962, 1966, 1967 (2), 1971 (2), 1972 to 1975, 1978, 1980, 1981, 1982 (4), 1983, 1984, 1986, 1987, 1989 (2), 1990, 1994 (2) and 1998 (2). Original limp cloth covers. Some duplication as indicated. Some faults including odd bowing to spines, some soiling and odd marks, overall good condition. Sold with Wisden Cricketers' Almanack- Australia 1998 (1st Edition) and 1999 plus four other Wisden publications. Qty 40. In two boxes
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
Lot 1197:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1949, 1950, 1953, 1954, 1956 (2), 1957 to 1960, 1962 to 1966, 1968 (2), 1969, 1970, 1972 to 1974, 1976 (ex libris), 1977 (2), 1978 (3), 1979 (3), 1980, 1981 (3), 1982, 1983 (2), 1984, 1985 (3), 1988, 1989 to 1995, 1996 (2), 1997, 1998 (3), 1999, 2005 (2), 2006 (5), 2007 (3), 2010, 2015, 2016 and 2018. Original hardback editions. Some duplication as indicated. Some dustwrappers missing where required. Some faults including odd ex-libris, some age toning to dustwrappers, odd board stained, odd broken hinge, some wear etc, overall good condition. Qty 71. In four boxes
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1198:
Lot 1198
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. 46th edition. Original wrappers. Front wrapper detached. Some wear, age toning and small loss to wrappers, some loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition. Sold with a rebound 1902 edition, lacking original wrappers, but appears complete, trimming a little tight by the book binder. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1199:
Lot 1199
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927 and 1928. 64th & 65th editions. Bound in green quarter leather binding, with original wrappers, with titles in gilt to spines. Wear, age toning and small loss to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Sold with a further edition for 1936, bound in green boards, lacking wrappers, with gilt titles, lacking page 187/188 and a further edition for 1937, original wrappers, broken spine block, book sections almost detached, darkened and age toned wrappers. Qty 4
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
Lot 1200:
Lot 1200
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946, 1950, 1954 and 1955. Original limp cloth covers. The 1954 edition has some soiling and staining to covers and some bowing to spine otherwise the four books in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1201:
Lot 1201
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1947, 1948, 1949, 1952 and 1953. Original hardbacks. The 1947 edition with broken internal hinges to front and worn hinges to back, dulled gilt titles, the 1948 edition is in poor/fair condition and the 1949 edition in about fair condition and the 1952 and 1953 with broken internal hinges otherwise in fair condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £22
Lot 1202:
Lot 1202
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1951. Original hardback. Broken rear internal hinges, minor wear to front otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £18
Lot 1203:
Lot 1203
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1956. Original hardback. Marking to gilt titles on front board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1204:
Lot 1204
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1957 and 1958. Original hardbacks. Dulling to gilt titles on the spine otherwise in generally good/very good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £42
Lot 1205:
Lot 1205
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Breaking to front internal hinges otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £18
Lot 1206:
Lot 1206
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960, 1961, 1962, 1970 & 1971. Original limp cloth covers. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
Lot 1207:
Lot 1207
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1963. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 1208:
Lot 1208
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1964. Original hardback. Minor mark to rear board otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £30
Lot 1209:
Lot 1209
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £50
Lot 1210:
Lot 1210
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966. Original hardback with dustwrapper. Minor age toning to the spine of the dustwrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £35
Lot 1211:
Lot 1211
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967, 1968 & 1969. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Some wear and age toning to the dustwrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £75
Lot 1212:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972 to 2008, 2010-2013. All original hardbacks with dustwrapper with the exception of the 1980 and 1993 edition, the 1976 edition is ex-libris. Plus duplicate copies for 1982, 1983, 1984 and 1997. Some minor wear and minor faults otherwise in good+ condition. Sold with a run of seven Wisden Cricketers' Australia Almanacks for 1998 (1st Edition), 1999, 2000-01, 2001-02 2002-03, 2003-04 and 2005-06 . Original hardbacks with dustwrappers. G
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £65

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