Cricket Scorecards, FDC's, Programmes & Magazines

Lot 499:
Lot 499
England v Australia, 3rd Test match, Leeds. July 1930. Original commemorative silk scorecard for the historic Test match where Don Bradman made the record Test score of 334. The oblong scorecard by Crosland & Co of Kirkgate, Leeds measures 10.5"x4.75" and the scores printed in blue. Some light foxing otherwise in good/very good condition. A rarely seen silk scorecard. Not previously seen by the auctioneer
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: unsold
The Australians scored 458-3 on the first day of the Test and Bradman went on the following day to increase his record score to 334 before being caught by Duckworth off Tate. He was the 6th wicket to fall and Australia recorded a first innings score of 566 all out. The Test match was drawn and Australia went on to win the series by two Tests to one. This was Bradman's first tour of England. He scored 974 runs at an average of 139.14 during the Test series, with four centuries, including two double hundreds and a triple century. Bradman's first-class tour total was 2,960 runs, at an average of 98.66 with 10 centuries, was another enduring record, the most by any overseas batsman on a tour of England
Lot 500:
Lot 500
England v Australia 1926. Official silk scorecard for the 5th and final Test match played at The Oval August 14-18th 1926. England won the Test by 289 runs. For England, Sutcliffe made 76 & 161, Hobbs 100, Larwood and Rhodes each with 6 wickets in the match etc. For Australia, Gregory made 73, Collins 61 and Mailey took 9 wickets in the match. The scorecard in exceptional condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £95
England won the Test and the 'Ashes' series 1-0
Lot 501:
Lot 501
England v Australia 'Australia- Record Score' 1930. Official scorecard for the 2nd Test played at Lord's 27th-30th June and 1st July 1930. Fully printed scores. Very nicely signed by the Australian captain, Bill Woodfull who made 155 and by Don Bradman who made 254 out of a total of 729-6. Rare. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £200
Australia won the Test by seven wickets, thanks in main to Don Bradman scoring 254no in 339 minutes. Woodfull made 155, Ponsford 81 and Kippax 83 out of an massive Australian first innings total of 729-6 dec. In addition , Grimmett took 8 wickets in the match. For England, Duleepsinhji made 173 and Chapman 121
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Surrey v Lancashire 1956. Official decorative silk scorecard produced to commemorate the match played at the Kennington Oval, 29th-31st August 1956. The larger format scorecard with printed heading to top and match details below. Scorecard printed by Surrey C.C.C. Printing Dept. Very good condition. Sold with an official menu 'Surrey C.C.C. County Champions 1952'. Official menu for the 'Championship Dinner' held at the Cafe Royal, 3rd December 1952. The menu with silver Surrey emblem to front cover and brown ribbon tie. Toast list and menu to inside pages with printed list of players who played for Surrey in the 1952 season, and a mono team photograph laid down to centre pages. Minor age toning, good. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: unsold
The match was abandoned after Surrey were bowled out for 96 with Tattersall taking 6-32 for Lancashire in the first innings, winning the County Championship for Surrey
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Lot 503
Jack Hobbs. Somerset v Surrey 1925. Original commemorative silk scorecard from the match played at Taunton where Hobbs made his 126th and 127th centuries equalling and breaking W.G. Grace's record of number of centuries scored. Hobb's made 101 in the first and 101no in the second innings. The scorecard has been signed in ink by Hobbs. Framed and glazed. The frame measures 5.5"x11.5". Good condition. A signed silk scorecard from this record breaking match, rarely seen
Estimate: £180/250
Hammer price: £180
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M.C.C. & Ground v Australians 1878 and 1896. Two early original silk scorecards for the matches played at Lord's on the 27th and 28th of May 1878, and 11th and 12th June 1896. In the 1878 match Australia beat M.C.C. by nine wickets in a very low scoring game. M.C.C. batted first and made 33 all out with Hornby top scoring with 19, the highest individual score of the game, Australia then made 41 all out with Midwinter top scoring with 10, M.C.C. in their second innings made only 19 all out and Australia requiring 12 runs to win, scored the runs with the loss of one wicket. Spofforth took 6-4 and 5-16 and Boyle took 3-14 and 5-3 in each of the M.C.C. innings, Alfred Shaw took 5-10 and 1-4 in each of the Australian innings. A very rare item from the inaugural Australian tour of England. In the 1896 match played at Lord's, June 11th and 12th 1896, M.C.C. won by an innings and 18 runs. M.C.C. made a total of 219 with A.E. Stoddart making 54, F.S. Jackson 51 and Gunn 39. Australia made only 18 in the first innings, with only three batsmen scoring runs, and 183 in their second innings with J. Darling top scoring in the second innings with 76, C.J. Eady 42 and Gregory 28. J.T. Hearne took thirteen wickets in the match including all nine in the second innings, Giffen was absent. Pougher took five wickets in the Australian first innings without conceding a run. There were eleven 'Ducks' in the game. Staining to back of the top right hand corner of the 1878. Folds and pin holes to top edges of both scorecards, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £160
The 1878 match was the lowest recorded score by M.C.C. against Australia. The Australian's score of 18 in the 1896 match was their lowest recorded score in England and the lowest against M.C.C. Wisden called it 'perhaps the most sensational match of the whole tour. The game is already a historical one... By winning in such sensational style the M.C.C. at last took their revenge for the never-to-be-forgotten defeat in 1878.'
Lot 505:
Lot 505
'Colts of Nottinghamshire versus Colts of Yorkshire' 1876. Early original scorecard for the match played at Trent Bridge, 5th-6th June 1876. The card with printed scores at the end of the first day's play with Nottinghamshire Colts 30-6 in reply to Yorkshire Colts' 220. Fixtures and advertisements to verso, including Richard Daft's 'Cricket, Football and Lawn Tennis Emporium'. Printed on the ground by George Richards. Horizontal fold, ageing and some staining, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £45
Yorkshire Colts won by an innings and 28 runs. Arthur Shrewsbury's brother, William, top scored with 45 for Nottinghamshire. Nine members of the Yorkshire team went on to play for the first XI including Champion, Myers, Lockwood, Lister, Wright, Taylor, Blamires etc., as did Underwood, Shrewsbury, Mills, Kesteven, Brooks and Shooter for Nottinghamshire. The two teams met on twenty one occasions from 1876 to 1903
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Lot 506
Yorkshire Colts v Nottinghamshire Colts 1877. Early original scorecard for the match played at Bramall Lane, Sheffield, 21st-22nd May 1877. The card with printed scores at the end of the first day's play with Yorkshire Colts 102-4 in their second innings having been bowled out for 56 in the first, and Nottinghamshire for only 34. Advertisement to verso for 'The All England Cricket and Football Journal and 'Athletic Review'. Some age toning, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £85
Yorkshire Colts won by 114 runs, closing their second innings on 148 and bowling out Nottinghamshire for 56, Bates taking ten wickets in the match. Wright, Lockwood, Bates, Thewlis, Beaumont, Thornton and Kaye went on to play for the Yorkshire first XI, as did Hind, Brooks and Lane for Nottinghamshire. The two teams met on twenty one occasions from 1876 to 1903
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Lot 507
'24 Colts of Yorkshire' 1877. E. Lockwood's Yorkshire Colts v G .Pinder's Yorkshire Colts. Early original scorecard for the match played at Bramall Lane, Sheffield, 7th-8th May 1877. The scorecard with complete printed scores for the drawn match in which the teams played thirteen per side. Advertisement to verso for 'The All England Cricket and Football Journal and 'Athletic Review'. Ribbon hanging tie to top. Tape repair to tear, horizontal fold, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £220
Players who later played First XI cricket for Yorkshire included H. Lockwood who top scored in both innings with 66 and 53, A. Thornton, H. Clegg and H. Kaye from Pinder's side, and from Lockwood's team, J. Thewlis Jnr., A. Dobson, J. Beaumont, W. Bates, and J. Rawlin. At the time of the match Ephraim Lockwood was Captain of Yorkshire, and George Pinder the wicketkeeper
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Lot 508
Yorkshire v Gloucestershire 1877. Early original scorecard for the match played at Bramall Lane, Sheffield, 30th July- 1st August 1877. Full printed scores. Advertisement to verso for 'The All England Cricket and Football Journal and 'Athletic Review'. Horizontal fold and light foxing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £200
Gloucestershire, for whom the three Grace brothers were playing, scored 185 and 189 (W.G. Grace 9 and 84, E.M. 29 and 11, and G.F. 51 and 19). In reply Yorkshire scored 236 (Greenwood 91) and when stumps were drawn had held on for a draw at 121-9
Lot 509:
Lot 509
Yorkshire v Twenty-Two Colts of Yorkshire 1881. Early official scorecard for the match played at Bramall Lane, Sheffield, 23rd-24th May 1881. The card unusually printed with scores to both sides, one side with scores up to the completion of The Colts' second innings, the other side with full scores. Small damage to one corner, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £50
In a low scoring game The Colts beat Yorkshire by 32 runs scoring 66 and 96, in reply Yorkshire scored 65 in both innings. The Yorkshire side comprised Taylor, Rawlin, Ulyett, Lockwood, Emmett, Hunter, Peate etc. Members of The Colts team who later played First XI cricket included Thornton, Wade, W. Sugg, Thewlis, Frank, F. Sugg, Threapleton, Carpenter and Lancaster
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Lot 510
Surrey v Yorkshire 1878. Early original scorecard for the match played at Kennington Oval, 25th-27th July 1878. The scorecard with partially complete handwritten scores in pencil. Notable players who played in the match include Jupp, Pooley and Southerton for Surrey, Emmett, Armitage and Hill for Yorkshire, all of whom were members of the first Test tour to Australia in 1876/77 and played in the first Test match with the exception of Pooley. Advertisement to verso for 'Green's Patent Lawn Mowers & Rollers'. The card is in two pieces, neatly detached at the centre fold. Some foxing, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £55
Yorkshire beat Surrey by 75 runs
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Lot 511
'A Lord's XI v West of England XI' 1944. Official scorecard for the match played at Lord's 8th July 1944. The rare war-time scorecard, printed at the fall of the first wicket, is very nicely signed in ink by twenty of the players who played in the match. Lord's XI signatures are M.D. Lyon (Captain), Townsend, Todd, Doggart, Wolstenholme, Skene, Thompson, Waddy, Fullwood (six matches for Derbyshire 1946) and Taylor (3 matches for Kent 1937), lacking Morgan. West of England signatures are B.H. Lyon (Captain), Sinfield, MacBryan, Goddard, Meyer, Berry, Yarnold, Nutter, Santall and Williams, lacking Hahn. Additionally signed by the umpires, Hubble and Fowler, and three others, one of whom appears to be Wally Hammond. Twenty five signatures in total. Very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
The match, in which the teams were captained by the Lyon brothers, Mel and Bev, was won by the Lord's XI by five wickets. The West scored 203 (Sinfield 90, Todd 5-46), in reply Lord's XI 204-5 (Townsend 91)
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Lot 512
Australia tour to England 1948. 'The Invincibles'. Three official scorecards for England v Australia Test matches at Lord's, 24th-29th June 1948, and The Oval, 14th-18th August 1948, also for the tour match, Middlesex v Australians, Lord's, 17th-20th July 1948. Printed and handwritten scores in pencil. Sold with a collection of over fifty official scorecards for England Test matches and one day internationals from 1961-2019. Series include v Australia 1961, 1968, 1977, 1981, 1985, v West Indies 1963, 1980, 1984, 1988, 1995, v New Zealand 1965, 1978, 1986, 1990, 1999, v India 1982, 1996, v South Africa 1998 etc. Odd duplication. Also a copy of 'Cricket Spotlight 1948', published by Findon. Some wear to earlier scorecards, overall in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £60
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Lot 513
Warwickshire C.C.C. 1946-1969. A good selection of over ninety official scorecards for home Warwickshire matches played at Edgbaston for County Championship, touring and other matches. Tour matches include v India 1946, 1952, 1959, v South Africa 1947, 1951, 1955, v New Zealand 1949, 1958, v West Indies 1950, 1957, v Australians 1953, 1956, v Pakistan 1954, also v Combined Services 1949. Some matches duplicated, over fifty games covered. Sold with seven Leicestershire home County match scorecards 1949-1955. Incomplete and handwritten scores. Some wear, overall in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £95
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Lot 514
South Africa return to Test cricket 1994. Official scorecard for the first Test, England v South Africa, Lord's, 21st-25th July 1994, in South Africa's first tour for nineteen years. The scorecard with complete printed scores is fully signed by the eleven members of the South Africa team. Signatures are Wessels (Captain), G. Kirsten, Donald, Cronje, Richardson, P. Kirsten, Hudson, Rhodes, McMillan, Matthews and de Villiers. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
On their return to Test cricket South Africa achieved an emphatic victory, beating England by 356 runs. Kepler Wessels was the top scorer in the match with 105 in the first innings
Lot 515:
Lot 515
Graham Gooch '333'. Two official scorecards for Test matches in which Gooch made significant scores, both signed by Gooch. The scorecards are for England v India, Lord's, 26th-31st July 1990 in which Gooch scored 333 and 123, England won by 247 runs, and England v West Indies, Headingley, 6th-10th June 1991, where he made 154 in the second innings, England won by 115 runs. Both scorecards with complete printed scores. Horizontal fold to the Headingley scorecard, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £35
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Don Bradman. Cricket first day covers. Selection of nine first day covers, each signed by one or more players. Three are limited edition covers, one signed by Bradman and Colin Cowdrey, another by Bradman and the other by Bill Edrich and Denis Compton. Other signed covers include Richard Hadlee (3), Cowdrey, Trevor Bailey and Brian Statham. Sold with three other first day covers, each individually signed by England rugby player, Rory Underwood. Qty 12 . VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £80
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Cricket commemorative stamps 1980s/1990s. Selection of commemorative stamps and miniature sheets, the majority Commonwealth, including Bangladesh, ICC Cricket World Cup 1999, Christmas Island '25 Years of Cricket', Australia Test Centenary, 1877-1977, Sri Lanka 'First Test Match' 1982, St. Vincent etc. G
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: unsold
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'The Prudential Cup 1979'. Official green limited edition album containing twenty team official first day covers and team postcards for the competing teams in the Prudential Cup and ICC Trophy matches in 1979, the covers franked with the postal stamps of the particular country, together with seventeen (one duplicated) first day covers covering group matches, semi finals and the Final, England v West Indies. Many of the covers are signed either by the full team or a player from the team. Signed team first day covers are Argentina (fifteen signatures), Bangladesh (14), Canada (15), Denmark (14), East Africa (15), Fiji (18), Netherlands (13), Malaysia (20), Papua & New Guinea (17), Singapore (14), Sri Lanka (14) and the United States (16). Individual signatures to covers include Border, Gower, Gavaskar (2), G. Turner, Zaheer (2), C. Lloyd (2), C. Old, Greenidge (2), Howarth, Imran Khan, Viv Richards (2), Gooch etc. Presented in an official green slip case. G/VG
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £50
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'The Centenary Test Match 1880-1980'. Official folder issued by Stamp Publicity containing eleven first day covers, nine postcards and a full set of 'Sport' stamps in original packing. The Centenary Test Match first day cover is signed by five players, Don Bradman, Les Ames, Bob Wyatt, Joe Hardstaff and Gubby Allen. Sold with similar official folder for the Australian Centennial Tour 1977 containing first day covers, mono postcards and stamps. Both limited edition. Plus '100 Years of English County Cricket 1873-1973', with postcards and first day covers. Qty 3. G
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £35
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'W.G. Grace. 150th Anniversary of the Birth of W.G. Grace 1848-1998' Commemorative green album produced by Stamp Publicity in 1998 containing various modern postcards of Grace, twenty four official M.C.C. first day covers with Grace stamps and postmarked for various grounds he played on, with wording by David Frith. The front title page personally signed by Dominic Grace, Great- great grandson of W.G. and also comes with original letter from Stamp Publicity confirming that the production was a complete sell out. Limited edition 127 of 150 copies produced
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
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Lot 521
'Centenary of Test Cricket England v Australia' 1977. Two covers each with a set of six Australia Test Cricket Centenary commemorative stamps. One cover signed by eight England players, Hardstaff, Graveney, May, Dexter, Compton, Washbrook, Paynter and Barrington, the other by twelve England and Australia cricketers, Hardstaff, W. Edrich, Denness, Graveney, Yardley, Simpson, Harvey, Ryder, Paynter, Lawry, Parkhouse and Fingleton. VG
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: unsold
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'The Centenary and Jubilee Pair'. Official black folder issued by the T.C.C.B. comprising two commemorative covers and Stamp Publicity team postcards of the 1877 and 1977 teams, and printed scores for the matches. Limited edition no. 122/500. One cover is for the 1877-1977 Centenary Test match played at Melbourne, March 1977, signed by seventeen Australian players. Signatures include Lillee, Thomson, Walters, Marsh, G. Chappell, Sergeant, Walker, Hookes, McCosker, Dymock, Gilmour etc. The other cover for the Centennial Tour in England 1977 is signed by twelve England players including Brearley, Greig, Willis, Old, Knott, Lever, Amiss, Randall, Woolmer etc. Good condition. Sold with 'The Test Cricket Centenary 1877-1977 Official Commemorative' 39mm diameter solid sterling silver proof medal by Franklin Mint mounted in the Australian issue commemorative cover, in official green folder. VG
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £130
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International stamp issues 1968-2000. Maroon stamp album comprising seventy eight miniature cricket-related stamp sheets. Issuing countries from the West Indies include Jamaica, Guyana, Grenada, St. Lucia, Antigua & Barbuda, Anguilla, St. Vincent, Barbados, Dominica, Trinidad & Tobago etc. Also Sharjah, India, South Africa, St. Lucia, Isle of Man, Australia, Pitcairn Islands, Tonga, Solomon Islands, New Zealand, Alderney, Malaysia, Bangladesh, Chad etc. Includes a rarer sheet of eight Gloucestershire Emergency Postal Service stamps overprinted with 'England win the Ashes 1970/71 Tour'. A good selection. VG
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
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Cricket World Cups in England 1979-2019. A selection of programmes, scorecards, postage stamps etc. for World Cup tournaments held in England. Contents include Prudential Official Guide 1979. Official programme and scorecard for the 1983 final, India v West Indies, Lord's 25th June 1983. Official programmes for the Group B match Australia v New Zealand, Cardiff, 20th May 1999, two programmes for 'Group Matches', and one for the Final at Lord's, 20th June 1999 plus scorecard with complete printed scores. Also official scorecards for West Indies v Pakistan and Kenya v India, both played at Bristol, 16th and 23rd May 1999. Official programme for the Women's World Cup 2017, and another for the final, England v India, and a sheet of four 'Champions' postage stamps. 2019 tournament official guide, three match tickets and a Headingley venue guide in official card wallets etc. Sold with an England v Australia Centenary Test Match 1980 green presentation folder with embossed '1880 1980' emblem of a kangaroo and lion on the front cover. Limited edition no. 159/1400 comprising official TCCB First Day Covers, printed photographs of the two teams etc. Also an unused 1880/1980 Centenary Cricket Stamp Album. Qty 12. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 525:
Lot 525
'The Australian Cricketer. Autumn Annual covering the whole tour of Jardine's Eleven in Australia in 1932-33. The Most Sensational Tour in Cricket History. All matches, scores and statistics of the 1932-33 season and Australia on Bodyline Bowling. Sepia plate of Larwood'. Edited by H. Drysdale Bett. Sydney & Melbourne 1933. 168pp. Contains 'The Australian Cricketer Vol 4, no.1 to no.6 (December 1932-May 1933), the front covers feature images of Woodfull, Jardine, Larwood, Richardson, McCabe etc and other full page images of the Australian and English eleven's. Appears to be lacking the sepia plate of Larwood, some wear, nicks and age toning to wrappers, some wear with small loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition [Padwick 4469]
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £850
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Lot 526
'The 1932 Australian Cricketer Autumn Annual'. A compilation of eight issues for October 1931 to May 1932 bound together with original wrappers retained, and issued in one volume as the 'Autumn Annual' with supplementary four page index to the front. Subjects covered include the South African tours to Australia and New Zealand and all Australian first class matches for the 1931/32 season. Original decorative paper wrappers. Some wear to spine, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £170
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Lot 527
'The Australian Cricketer Christmas Annual 1932-33'. A compilation of six issues for June to November 1932 bound together with original wrappers retained, and issued in one volume as the 'Christmas Annual' with supplementary four page index and a summary of Bradman's 'Marathon' Records. Other subjects covered include Bradman's dispute with the Australian Board, Ponsford's career, Mailey's team in America etc. Damage to spine, rear wrapper partly detached, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £85
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Lot 528
Australian XI v Tasmania 1948. Official programme for the match played at Hobart on the 5th & 6th March 1948. The programme lists the England tour itinerary, fixtures in England, scorecard for the game and details and pen pictures of the Australian teams. Signed to 'Notes' page by Neil Harvey. Some handwritten annotation to scorecard and match itinerary. G
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
The Australian team, in those days, always played a warm up game against Tasmania on route to a Test series with England
Lot 529:
Lot 529
Commonwealth Cricket Team tours of India. 'Souvenir of Commonwealth Cricketers' Tour 1949-50' and 'Commonwealth Cricketers' Tour 1953-54' . Two tour brochures published by Sport & Pastime Publications. Minor wear to both editions, the 1953/54 edition with detached front wrapper. Sold with 'Marylebone Cricket Club Tour of India 1951-52' published by Sport & Pastime Publication. Some wear to covers otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £40
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M.C.C. Tour of Australia 1928/29. Official 'Orient Line, R.M.S. Ormonde' souvenir brochure for the M.C.C. Australian Tour 1928/29' in slip case. Decorative covers with M.C.C. colours. To inside pages, real mono photograph of the M.C.C. team laid down to the itinerary page, pen pictures and biographies of the M.C.C. team etc. The brochure contains the full set of tour results and was probably published in limited numbers just prior to departure, the final page states, 'Freemantle, March 25th - M.C.C. having retained "The Ashes" embarked in R.M.S. "Ormonde" for England'. Silk book mark 'The Burning Question, Ashes! England's XI' laid down to inside front cover. Some foxing, age toning and wear to covers, adhesive marks to rear cover, otherwise in good condition. Sold with a sepia postcard of the 'M.C.C. Team in Australia 1928-29' issued by Gunn & Moore, Nottingham. A rare brochure for the return trip and unusual to see, the S.S. Otranto brochure for the outward trip being much more widely seen
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £220
The touring party travelled out from Toulon on the S.S. Otranto and returned from Freemantle on the Ormonde on 20th April 1929 having won the Ashes series 4-1
Lot 531:
Lot 531
'M.C.C. in South Africa 1930-1931'. Official souvenir. Golden Jubilee Number. Authorised by the Transvaal Cricket Union. Original yellow wrappers with titles in green print. Very good condition. A rarer pre tour souvenir. Presented in attractive slipcase with gilt titles to spine edge
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: unsold
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Lot 532
'Visit of the M.C.C. Test Team to South Africa 1930/31. 'Union Castle Line. R.M.S. Edinburgh Castle'. Pre tour brochure for the tour with list of players, pen pictures and biographies, itinerary etc. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £38
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Lot 533
M.C.C. tour of South Africa 1938/39. 'South African Tour 1938-1939'. Official players itinerary for the tour with titles and M.C.C. colours to front cover. To inside page, list of the M.C.C. touring party, match programme, hotels and travelling schedule, two full page map of the venues, postal information and playing conditions. Crease to front cover otherwise in very good condition. Includes a printed facsimile autograph sheet for the tour. Player unknown. A rarely seen official itinerary
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: unsold
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Lot 534
Australian Services tour of India 1945. 'Australian Services XI Tour-1945'.Compiled by H.N. Contractor. Published by The Board of Control for Cricket in India. 42pp. Original colour decorative covers with pen pictures and biographies of the Australian and Indian players, averages, statistics etc. Vertical fold, minor tear, nicks to front cover edge. Rare item from this war-time tour
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £80
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Australia v West Indies 1951-52. 'West Indies Tests Pictorial. Souvenir programme 1951'. Printed by Sunrise Press of Adelaide 1951. Light vertical crease otherwise in good condition. Sold with an official match ticket for the England v West Indies, First Test match, Edgbaston 1957
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £45
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Lot 536
M.C.C. tour of Australia 1936/37. Official souvenir programme for the M.C.C. tour of Australia 1936/37. Issued by the N.S.W. Cricket Association. Attractive pictorial covers. With team detail, itinerary, player profile, pen pictures to inside pages. Bound in green boards with gilt titles. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
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'Cricket Sketches with Portraits of Prominent Cricketers'. 16pp magazine with image of George Hirst to front cover. c1898. Printed by Tempest & Co., Burley, Leeds. Sold with 'Cricket Sketches with Portrait of the Yorkshire Team, also particulars of the Test Matches etc'. 12pp magazine with portrait of William. G. Quaife to front cover. C1902. The first magazine with some age toning, wear and foxing, the second with small amount of damage to the staple area, minor wear and soiling otherwise both in good condition. Rarely seen early magazines. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £80
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England 'Rebel' tour of South Africa 1982. Official tour brochure signed to inside team pages by members of both teams. Fourteen signatures of the English touring team and seven South African signatures. Signatures include Gooch, Knott, Lever, Boycott, Woolmer, Underwood, Amiss, Old, J.Cook, Van Der Bijl, Kourie, Jennings, Kuiper etc. G
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £140
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Lot 539
'Northwestern Cricket Association'. Rare souvenir booklet for the sixth Annual Tournament, held in Chicago, 17th-24th August 1901. Printed by Root and Fuller Printers, Chicago. 20pp. Original decorative blue paper wrappers printed in red, black and gold. K.A. Auty, Ontario, Library stamp and ownership name in ink for A.D. Taylor to first page. Includes a history of Wanderers Cricket and Athletic Club, list of officers and captains, team and player photographic illustrations, tournament fixtures, details of visiting teams, and social events. Padwick 4056. Rusting to staples, wear and slight splitting to spine, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £160
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Lot 540
'Cricket Carnival. West Australia v Victoria' 1922. Pre-match souvenir brochure for the match played at the W.A.C.A. Ground, Perth, 10th-13th March 1922. 32pp. Original decorative front paper wrapper, lacking rear wrapper, pages complete. Padwick 3416. Wear and loss to spine, otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £42
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'Welcome! Australia. Illinois Cricket Association July 23, 24, 25, 26, 1932. Grant Park, Chicago, U.S.A.'. Souvenir tour brochure featuring photographs of the Australian team, Alan Kippax in batting pose, Kippax batting with Bradman at Lord's 1930, pen portraits, article on 'Googly' bowling by P.A. Vaile etc. Original decorative wrappers, the front cover portraying a kangaroo adopting a boxing pose against a bald eagle. Padwick 5327. Minor wear and age toning to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare
Estimate: £150/250
Hammer price: £140
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Lot 542
New Zealand tours to England 1931 and 1937. Two official pre-tour brochures for the New Zealand tours, the 1931 published by Angus Thomas Ltd, London, the 1937 by The Cheriton Press, Folkestone. Some wear and tear with small tape repairs to the wrappers of the 1931, slight age toning to the 1937. Rusting to staples, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £35
Lot 543:
Lot 543
Cricket World Cup. England 1999. Official souvenir programme for the Group Matches with inserted scorecard and official match ticket slipped in for Pakistan v Scotland played at Chester-le-Street, Durham, 21st May 1999. Signed to the player pen pictures by thirty two players. Signatures are Stewart, Croft, Fraser, Knight, Gough, Mullally, Hollioake, Thorpe, Wells (England), Dravid, Ganguly (India), Donald, Kallis, Pollock (South Africa), Vaas (Sri Lanka), Flower, Goodwin, Johnson, Olonga, Strang, Viljoen (Zimbabwe), Moody (Australia), Fleming (New Zealand), Brinkley (Scotland), Lara, Adams, Campbell, King, Chanderpaul, Jacobs, Powell and Walsh (West Indies). Some creasing to wrappers, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £22
Australia beat Pakistan by eight wickets in the final at Lord's
Lot 544:
Lot 544
Test match programmes and souvenirs 1962-1977. A selection of nine Test series tour brochures and match programmes. Test Cricket Magazine. Australia v England First Test Brisbane' 5th December 1962. Two editions of 'The ABC Cricket Book' published by the Australian Broadcasting Commission for the South African tour to Australia 1963/64 and the Australian tour of England 1964. 'Test Cricket 1964-64. South Africa- Australia Test Series 1963-64', Associated Publishers, Adelaide 1963. 'Seventh Australian Tour of South Africa 1970'. Geoffrey A. Chettle, Durban 1970. 'Cricket Book. M.C.C. Tour of Australia 1970-71'. Revised edition published by the New South Wales Cricket Association with results and details of Test matches. England v New Zealand, first Test, Christchurch, 25th February- 1st March 1971. Rest of the World v Australia, Perth, 10th-15th December 1971. 'Australia vs England Jubilee Test Cricket Tour 1977' published by Modern Magazines, Victoria, 1977 for Channel 9 T.V. Good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 545:
Lot 545
Tour brochures 1930s. Three official pre-tour brochures, each compiled by A.W. Simpson, for West Indies to England 1933, printed by Vaulkhard & Farnsworth, Nottingham. South Africa tour to England 1935, Day-by-Day Publishing, Folkestone. Australia to England 1938, printed by J.A. Jennings, Canterbury. Odd faults including foxing/ minor staining to wrappers, rusting to staples. Overall in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £60
Lot 546:
Lot 546
Walter Reginald Hammond. Gloucestershire & England 1920-1951. Official Benefit Souvenir for the Gloucestershire v Hampshire match played at Bristol, 4th-7th August 1934. Original pictorial covers. Price altered by hand to front cover. Some soiling to covers, rusting to staples, otherwise in good condition. Rare
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £70
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Kapil Dev. India. Prudential World Cup 1983. Official match programme and scorecard for the Final, India v West Indies, played at Lord's 25th June 1983. The programme signed to his pen picture by the India captain, Kapil Dev. The scorecard lacking scores. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £28
In a low scoring final India scored 183 and West Indies 140, for India to win by 43 runs
Lot 548:
Lot 548
Tour brochures 1930-1956. A selection of official and unofficial souvenir tour brochures/ booklets for teams visiting England. Tours covered are Australia 1930, 1953, 1956, New Zealand 1931, 1937, West Indies 1933, 1939, India 1946, and South Africa 1947. Also a 'Souvenir Itinerary' published by South African Railways for the 1948/49 M.C.C. tour. Some faults, generally in good condition. Qty 10
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
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Yorkshire Benefit brochures. Good selection of seventeen brochures from 1939-1992. Arthur Wood (1939), Bill Bowes (1947), Len Hutton (1950. two, one 'Hutton Benefit Souvenir' Yorkshire Post, pictorial blue covers and the other 'Len Hutton Souvenir'. Yorkshire Evening News, Willie Watson (1956), Johnny Wardle (1957- signed), Vic Wilson (1958), Brian Close (1961, bound in green boards, signed to front cover of brochure by Bill Bowes), Ray Illingworth (1965), Ken Taylor (1968), Doug Padgett (1969), Don Wilson (1972) Phil Carrick (1985), Colin Johnson (1986), Kevin Sharp (1991, signed by 12 players to front cover) etc. Odd minor faults, good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 550:
Yorkshire cricket. Box containing a good selection of Yorkshire ephemera including original articles and pictorial supplements of the Yorkshire team and players plus other cricket articles, some in original booklets/brochures, some individual articles. Includes complete copies of 'Baily's Monthly Magazine, Sports and Pastimes. May and August 1888', 'Lotinga's Weekly. Illustrated Journal of Sport' August 27th 1910', 'Boy's Own Paper May 1895', 'The Golden Penny May 1902', 'Shurey's Illustrated. September 1900', 'The Sporting Mirror August 1883 with full page portrait of Martin Hawke, 'Land & Water. July 1920 with full page portrait of Lord Hawke to front cover, copy photographs of the Yorkshire team and players, small scrapbook on Yorkshire cricket, various correspondence regarding Yorkshire cricket, copies of original letters, cuttings, pictures, odd signature including a clipped signature of David Denton to print etc. Plus four colour prints by Ken Taylor of Close Illingworth, Trueman and Dickie Bird, each signed by the player and the artist. Odd faults, generally good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £80
Lot 551:
Lot 551
'World Record Test Innings'. Radial score chart of Brian Lara's world record Test Innings of 375 for West Indies v England 1994 by Bill Frindall. Limited edition 176/375. Personally signed by Bill Frindall. Mounted, framed and glazed, overall 11.5"x13.5". VG. Sold with 'Lara's World Record Record Breaking 501' 1994, limited edition no. 439/5000, signed by Lara. Framed and glazed, overall 22"x26". Qty 2
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £55
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'Supplement to "Cricket"[A Weekly Record of the Game]' 1892-1893. Five bookplate images taken from the supplement of 'Somerset v Norfshire [Yorkshire]' featuring Palairet and Hewett of Somerset who achieved 'The "Record" for a first-wicket partnership [346]' on 26th August 1892, the supplement dated 24th November 1892. Also portraits of England players with printed signatures, George Lohmann (Surrey), dated 27th October 1892, Arthur Shrewsbury (Nottinghamshire), 29th December 1892, Andrew Stoddart (Middlesex), 26th January 1893, and Sammy Woods (Somerset) 23rd February 1893. Odd minor faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 553:
Auction catalogues. Large collection of catalogues, mainly Knights catalogues, ranging from 1994 to 2019. Includes the E.M. Grace collection 2015. Minor annotation to some copies, odd duplication otherwise in good condition. Ideal for reference
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 554:
Auction catalogues. Selection of catalogues ranging from 1988 to 2020. Includes Christies, Knights, Vennett-Smith, Sotheby's, Phillip's etc. Includes Sales of the Gutteridge, Cohen, W.G. Grace, Bicentenary, H.W. Warner, Pilkington collections etc. Includes other brochures and pamphlets. Some annotation otherwise in good condition. Ideal for reference
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £40

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