Auction of Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks, Cricket, Football and Sporting Memorabilia

Held on Saturday & Sunday, 10th & 11th March 2018
at The Premier Inn (Fosse Park), Leicester LE3 2FW

Highlights:-

Lot Array_lot1033

Lot 1033. Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. 17th edition. Original paper wrappers. Rare in this condition.
Estimate £600/800
Hammer price: £800


Lot Array_lot1035

Lot 1035. Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. 19th edition. Original paper wrappers. Rarely seen in this condition.
Estimate £700/1000
Hammer price: £800


Lot Array_lot1036

Lot 1036. Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. 20th edition. Original paper wrappers. Rarely seen in this condition.
Estimate £700/1000
Hammer price: £850


Lot Array_lot1037

Lot 1037. Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. 21st edition. Original paper wrappers. Rarely seen in this condition.
Estimate £800/1200
Hammer price: £820


Lot Array_lot0904

Lot 904. Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. 46th edition. Original hardback. A rare early hardback edition.
Estimate £500/700
Hammer price: £1000


Lot Array_lot1151

Lot 1151. Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original hardback. Rare wartime edition.
Estimate £350/400
Hammer price: £350


"Except for highlight pieces, the dominance of Christies, Sothebys and Bonhams is being eroded by the large, visually appealing and meticulously compiled catalogues from Tim Knight…"

Gordon Phillips, Wisden Cricketers Almanack 2003

Knights are internationally recognised as one of the leading specialist auctioneers of sporting memorabilia and have achieved excellent prices on their sales of Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks over the years.

Following highly successful sales of the Wisden Cricketers' Almanack we conduct two annual major sales of the Almanack every year, in April and September. Knights travel the country conducting valuations and collecting items for inclusion in our specialist Wisden and general Sporting sales.

We are based in North Norfolk but hold our auctions at the Premier Inn, Leicester Fosse Park, Braunstone Lane East, Leicester, LE3 2FW, a more central location, with easy motorway access. We have also had two auctions in Melbourne, Australia (1996 and 1998).

For free valuations and advice please contact Tim Knight on 01263 768488 or email him at tim@knightswisden.co.uk.

 

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