Wisden Original Wrappers

Lot 815:
Lot 815
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1866. 3rd edition. Original front wrapper from the 1866 edition. The wrapper is a little faded and soiled, small loss to top right hand corner, faint ink signature of ownership to top border, irregular edge where the wrapper would meet the spine otherwise in generally good overall condition. A valuable edition to a collector with the same edition lacking wrappers, I would suggest
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £200
Lot 816:
Lot 816 Lot 816
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1872. 9th edition. Pair of original wrappers from the 1872 edition. The wrappers are a slightly faded, both have minor wear and rounding to corners, the front wrapper has irregular edge where the wrapper would meet the spine, the rear wrapper cleanly detached, both in good overall condition. A valuable edition to a collector with the same edition lacking wrappers, I would suggest
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £300

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