Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks

Lot 797:
Lot 797
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Fifteen facsimile editions, with pink wrappers, second facsimile edition printed by Lowe & Brydone Ltd, London 1974. Limited edition. Each book has been bound similar to a Willows reprint in light brown boards with gilt lettering title to spine. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Very good condition
Estimate: £250/350
Hammer price: £400
Lot 798:
Lot 798
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1879. Willows softback reprint (1991) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 84/1000. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £120
Lot 799:
Lot 799
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1880. Willows softback reprint (1987) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 84/500. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £130
Lot 800:
Lot 800
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1881. Willows softback reprint (1985) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 84/500. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £120
Lot 801:
Lot 801
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1882. Willows softback reprint (1988) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 84/500. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £160
Lot 802:
Lot 802
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1883. Willows softback reprint (1988) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 84/500. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £120
Lot 803:
Lot 803
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1884. Willows softback reprint (1984) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 84/500. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £120
Lot 804:
Lot 804
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1885. Willows softback reprint (1983) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Un-numbered limited edition. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 805:
Lot 805
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1886. Willows softback reprint (1985) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 84/500. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £140
Lot 806:
Lot 806
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887. Willows softback reprint (1989) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 84/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £95
Lot 807:
Lot 807
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1888. Willows softback reprint (1989) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 84/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £75
Lot 808:
Lot 808
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1889. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 84/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £75
Lot 809:
Lot 809
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1890. Willows softback reprint (1990) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 84/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 810:
Lot 810
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1891. 28th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Replacement facsimile front wrapper and first advertising page, wear with some repair and small loss to title and contents pages. Rear wrapper worn with some soiling, small loss to extremities, repair to small tear to one rear advertising page, minor annotation to odd page otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £130
Lot 811:
Lot 811
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1892. 29th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Minor wear to front wrapper, some foxing to page block edge and to odd page, signature of ownership to top of first advertising page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £240
Lot 812:
Lot 812
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1893. 30th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Light foxing to odd page otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £260
Lot 813:
Lot 813
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1894. 31st edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Some foxing to page block edge, signature of ownership to top of first advertising page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £220
Lot 814:
Lot 814
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1895. 32nd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Some darkening and wear to wrappers, some darkening to page edges throughout, signature of ownership to top border of front wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £180
Lot 815:
Lot 815
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1896. 33rd edition. Facsimile paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. The first eight pages of the book, the photographic plate of Grace and the following page plus the last advertising page at the rear are facsimile otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £85
Lot 816:
Lot 816
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1897. 34th edition. Facsimile front paper wrapper, original rear wrapper, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Some wear and soiling to rear wrapper, facsimile photographic plate otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £85
Lot 817:
Lot 817
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1898. 35th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Some wear and soiling to wrappers, the rear wrapper with small loss and repair to corner, lacking photographic plate, odd further small faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £85
Lot 818:
Lot 818
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1899. 36th edition. Original front paper wrapper, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Facsimile rear wrapper, original front wrapper worn and soiled with small loss, some minor faults to page edges of the first 3/4 pages otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £90
Lot 819:
Lot 819
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1900. 37th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Wear, age toning, tape repairs and small loss to front wrapper, rear wrapper good, internally in good order
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £85
Lot 820:
Lot 820
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1901. 38th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Small corner loss to front wrapper, minor pen mark to front wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £90
Lot 821:
Lot 821 Lot 821
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1902 and 1903. 39th & 40th editions. Both editions with faults. The 1902 edition with facsimile front wrapper, original rear wrapper in a distressed and poor state, the advertising pages to the rear of the book are all suffering from damp damage with loss to each page to varying degrees, some damage and loss to the first front two advertising pages otherwise in generally good condition. The 1903 edition with facsimile wrappers, the first four advertising pages and the last eighteen advertising pages are also facsimile otherwise in generally good condition. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper to each edition. Bought as seen, not subject to return. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £110
Lot 822:
Lot 822 Lot 822
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1904 and 1905. 41st & 42nd editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. The 1904 edition with nicks and tears to rear wrapper, small loss to front wrapper extremity otherwise in good condition. The 1905 edition with some age toning and wear to wrappers, corner repair to rear wrapper, the book a little 'tired'. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £130
Lot 823:
Lot 823 Lot 823 Lot 823
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906, 1907 and 1908. 43rd, 44th & 45th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. The 1906 edition with poor wrappers, darkening, nicks with loss to edges, the book a little 'tired. The 1907 edition with facsimile front wrapper, some loss to edges of the following two pages, wear with small loss to the rear wrapper and the 1908 edition with darkening and age toning to wrappers, lower corner loss to rear wrapper otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £130
Lot 824:
Lot 824
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. 46th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Red page block edge. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Signature of ownership to top border of rear wrapper, trimming by the binder a little tight in places otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 825:
Lot 825
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910. 47th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Red page block edge. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Light age toning to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
Lot 826:
Lot 826
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911. 48th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Some darkening to wrappers, some minor wear to wrapper extremities otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 827:
Lot 827
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1912. 49th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Minor darkening and light wear to wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £70
Lot 828:
Lot 828 Lot 828
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913 and 1915. 50th (Jubilee) and 52nd editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. The 1913 edition with heavy tape covering in three strip to each wrapper, internally in good condition. The 1915 edition with front and rear facsimile wrappers, also the first advertising page is facsimile, internally generally good. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £110
Lot 829:
Lot 829
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. 51st edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Minor wear and soiling to wrappers, odd further minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £65
Lot 830:
Lot 830
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1916. 53rd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Nick to rear wrapper with small odd tape repair to inside of wrapper, minor wear to wrappers otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £420
Lot 831:
Lot 831
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1917. 54th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Very good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: £180
Lot 832:
Lot 832
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1918. 55th edition. Facsimile wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. As well as the wrappers, the first three and the last seven advertising pages are also facsimile, slightly tight trimming by the binder in places otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £85
Lot 833:
Lot 833
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1919. 56th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Book irregularly trimmed, some wear and staining to wrappers, some staining to page block edge, some staining and small loss to edge of rear advertising pages, normal two tone effect to pages, slightly tight trimming by the binder in places otherwise in good condition. Rare war-time edition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £160
Lot 834:
Lot 834
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920. 57th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Minor wear to wrappers, one page with irregular trimming otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £70
Lot 835:
Lot 835
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. 58th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Minor wear to edge of wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £75
Lot 836:
Lot 836 Lot 836
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1922 and 1923. 59th & 60th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Both editions with faults to wrappers, the 1922 edition with wear and some minor loss to edges, the 1923 edition with faded and worn wrappers, old tape marks to front and rear wrappers in three strips. Internally in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £90
Lot 837:
Lot 837
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. 61st edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Some fading to wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 838:
Lot 838 Lot 838
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925 and 1926. 62nd & 63rd editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Both editions with faults to wrappers, the 1925 edition with foxing spots to both wrappers, some soiling to page block edges, the 1923 edition with darkened and soiled wrappers. Internally in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £80
Lot 839:
Lot 839 Lot 839
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927 and 1930. 64th & 67th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Both editions with faults to wrappers, the 1927 edition with soiling, wear and darkening to both wrappers, the first two advertising pages worn and some soiling, the 1930 edition with soiled wrappers. Internally in generally good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £100
Lot 840:
Lot 840 Lot 840
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928 and 1929. 65th & 66th editions. Both editions with facsimile replacement paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. The 1928 edition with replacement rear wrapper and last advertising page, original front wrapper, the 1929 edition with replacement facsimile wrappers at front and rear. Some soiling and wear to odd outer page at front and rear otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £120
Lot 841:
Lot 841 Lot 841
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1931 and 1932. 68th & 69th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. The 1931 edition with minor wear and soiling to wrappers, old adhesive strip to back of rear wrapper otherwise in good condition, the 1932 edition with minor wear and soiling to wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £160
Lot 842:
Lot 842 Lot 842
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933 and 1934. 70th & 71st editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. The 1933 edition with worn and soiled wrappers, some loss to extremities otherwise in generally good condition, the 1934 edition with minor wear and light creasing to wrappers, old adhesive strip to back of rear wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £160
Lot 843:
Lot 843 Lot 843
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1935 and 1937. 72nd & 74th editions. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Both editions with faults to wrappers, the 1935 edition with wear to both wrappers and soiling and staining to front wrappers, light pink/red staining to page block edge otherwise in generally good condition, the 1937 edition with soiled, stained and worn wrappers otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £125
Lot 844:
Lot 844
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1936. 73rd edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Generally good/very good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £80
Lot 845:
Lot 845
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1938, 1939 and 1940. 72nd & 74th editions. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. All three of the front covers have a white mark at the top of the face of the cover which appears to hide a name beneath otherwise all three books in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £160
Lot 846:
Lot 846
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1941. 78th edition. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Minor soiling to covers otherwise in generally good/very good condition. Rare war time edition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £190
Lot 847:
Lot 847
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. 79th edition. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Minor darkening to covers, odd minor faults otherwise in good+ condition. Rare war time edition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £110
Lot 848:
Lot 848
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. 80th edition. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Minor darkening to covers, odd minor faults otherwise in good+ condition. Rare war time edition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £75
Lot 849:
Lot 849
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. 81st edition. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Minor soiling to covers otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war time edition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £65
Lot 850:
Lot 850
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. 82nd edition. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. Rare war time edition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £65
Lot 851:
Lot 851
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946 to 1949. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Some faults to the covers of the 1948 and the 1949 editions, odd additional minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £110
Lot 852:
Lot 852
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1950 to 1954. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £48
Lot 853:
Lot 853
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955 to 1959. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Some soiling to the covers of the 1958 edition and light wear to the covers of the 1959 edition, the 1959 appears to may have been from the library of E.W. Swanton, as he has signed it to the top corner of the front cover otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 854:
Lot 854
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1960 to 1964. Original limp cloth covers, bound in light brown boards with gilt lettering titles to front board and spine, similar to a Willows reprint. Vendor's personal bookplate to front blank white end paper. Odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £55
Lot 855:
Lot 855
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1965. Original hardback with dustwrapper and additional 'replacement dustwrapper'. Some soiling, foxing and age toning to original dustwrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £45
Lot 856:
Lot 856
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1966. Original hardback with dustwrapper and additional 'replacement dustwrapper'. Minor nicks to original dustwrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £45
Lot 857:
Lot 857
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1967. Original hardback with dustwrapper and additional 'replacement dustwrapper'. Some age toning to the spine of the original dustwrapper, some staining and spotting to page block edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £42
Lot 858:
Lot 858
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1968. Original hardback with dustwrapper and additional 'replacement dustwrapper'. Some soiling, foxing, wear and age toning to original dustwrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £18/25
Hammer price: £32
Lot 859:
Lot 859
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1969. Original hardback with dustwrapper and additional 'replacement dustwrapper'. Minor rust marks to first and last advertising pages otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £42
Lot 860:
Lot 860
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1970. Original hardback with dustwrapper and additional 'replacement dustwrapper'. Minor soiling, minor faults and wear to dustwrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £50
Lot 861:
Lot 861
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1971. Original hardback with dustwrapper and additional 'replacement dustwrapper'. Minor wear and soiling to dustwrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £55
Lot 862:
Lot 862
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1972 to 1975. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper and additional 'replacement dustwrapper'. Minor wear, nicks and soiling to dustwrappers to varying degrees otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £110
Lot 863:
Lot 863
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1976 to 1995. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper and additional 'replacement dustwrapper' with the exception of the 1994 and 1995 editions which just have the original dustwrapper. Vendor's personal bookplate to the first advertising page of the 1976 to 1988 editions. Plus hardback edition of 'Index to Wisden 1864-1984'. Compiled by D. Barnard. Odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 21
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £130
Lot 864:
Lot 864
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1996 to 2016. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Some light fading to dustwrapper spines, odd minor faults otherwise in good/very good condition. Qty 21
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £110
Lot 865:
Lot 865
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Original hardback. Ex Libris 'Battersea Public Library' with library number in white to base of spine and library handstamp to random pages throughout the book, broken front internal hinges and evidence of Library label having been removed to front inside board affecting the edge of the yellow title page, bumping to corners, wear and age toning to board extremities, soiling to page block edge otherwise in generally good condition
Estimate: £120/160
Hammer price: £320
Lot 866:
Lot 866
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1949, 1972 and 1982. The latter two are original hardback editions, the 1949 is in cloth covers. The 1949 softback edition has heavy bowing to spine, some soiling to covers and spine otherwise in generally good condition, the 1972 and 1982 hardback editions has some soiling, odd nicks and age toning to dustwrappers otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £20/30
Hammer price: £42
Lot 867:
Lot 867
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1954 and 1957. Original hardback editions. The 1954 with wear and soiling to boards, dulling to gilt titles on front board and spine with foxing to page block edge, the 1957 edition has wrinkling to the spine paper and a small bump to the front board otherwise in good+ condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £35
Lot 868:
Lot 868
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1959. Original hardback. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £45
Lot 869:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1976 to 2007. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. The 1976 and 1977 editions with protective film to the dustwrappers, some faults to odd dustwrapper, light fading to spine of the 2003 edition otherwise in good condition. Qty 32
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £85
Lot 870:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1978, 1979, 1981 to 1985, 1988, 1989, 1991 to 2010. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper, with the exception of the 1978 edition. Some faults to odd dustwrapper otherwise in good condition. Qty 29
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £70
Lot 871:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1979-1981, 1983-1986, 1988, 1992, 1994-1996, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2010, 2013. Duplicate copies for 1981 (HB and SB), 1985 (HB and SB) and 2013 (both HB). The majority are original hardbacks with dustwrapper, 1980, 1981, 1984 and 1985 lacking dustwrappers, the duplicate 1981, 1983, duplicate 1985 and 1992 are softback editions. Some bowing to the spines of the 1979, 1981, 1985 and 1992 softback editions. Odd faults, good condition. Sold with a run of Wisden Anthologies for 1864-1900, 1900-1940, 1940-1963 and 1963-1982. Qty 24
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £50
Lot 872:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1980 to 2012. Original hardbacks with dustwrapper. Some faults to odd dustwrapper otherwise in good condition. Qty 33
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £80
Lot 873:
Lot 873
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. VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £40
Lot 874:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1903. 40th edition. Original paper wrappers, bound in dark brown boards, with gilt titles to spine. Small loss to top right hand corner of the front wrapper otherwise in good/very good condition. Sold with a half leather bound copy for 1939, lacking original cloth covers otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £100
Lot 875:
Lot 875
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1911. 48th edition. Original paper wrappers. Breaking to spine block, contents becoming loose, some loss to spine paper, covers a little age toned and minor wear and soiling to edge, darkening from handling to spine, small clean break at the base of the spine where it meets the wrapper edge, handwritten name of ownership to top border and to first two advertising pages and title page otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £60
Lot 876:
Lot 876
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1913. 50th (Jubilee) edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor breaking to spine block, some loss to spine paper, some wear to wrapper extremities with small loss to two corners, minor loss of print to the 'R' of 'FOR 1913' on the front wrapper otherwise in good+ condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £110
Lot 877:
Lot 877
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. 51st edition. Original paper wrappers. Clean break to spine block where part II of the book starts, minor loss to spine paper, vertical crease to front wrapper, internally good
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £85
Lot 878:
Lot 878
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920. 57th edition. Original paper wrappers. Lacking approximately half of the spine paper, some soiling/age toning to wrappers, staining to the back of the wrappers, internally in good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £80
Lot 879:
Lot 879
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1920. 57th edition. Original paper wrappers. Lacking entire spine paper, minor soiling to wrappers, loss to base of the front wrapper where it meets the spine, internally in good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £70
Lot 880:
Lot 880
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1921. 58th edition. Original paper wrappers. Very minor loss to spine paper, minor soiling/age toning to wrappers, very minor stain to edge of page 383/384 otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £130
Lot 881:
Lot 881
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original paper wrappers. Breaking to page block, contents becoming loose, some loss to spine paper, light wear to wrappers, handwritten name of ownership to top border of first advertising page otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
Lot 882:
Lot 882
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. 60th edition. Original paper wrappers. Breaking to page block, contents becoming loose, loss to spine paper, some light fading to front wrapper, loss to bottom left hand corner of wrapper, internally good
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £55
Lot 883:
Lot 883
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. 61st edition. Original paper wrappers. Light fading to wrappers, spotting to front wrapper, broken page block, contents becoming loose, some loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £50
Lot 884:
Lot 884
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. 61st edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear and very small loss to spine paper, minor wear, slight age toning and a little light fading to wrappers otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £80
Lot 885:
Lot 885
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Light wear to wrappers and spine otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £130
Lot 886:
Lot 886
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Minor wear and fading to spine paper, minor soiling to page block edge, small break to base of internal hinge of the front wrapper to spine paper otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £75
Lot 887:
Lot 887
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. 62nd edition. Original paper wrappers. Some minor breaking to the page block, contents becoming slightly loose, small loss to the spine paper, handwritten name of ownership to top border of the first advertising page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £60
Lot 888:
Lot 888
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight breaking to page block, some minor loss to spine paper, minor wear/nick to wrappers, handwritten name of ownership to top border of the first advertising page otherwise in good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £70
Lot 889:
Lot 889
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. 64th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some staining to wrappers, heavier to the rear wrapper, crease to front wrapper, very minor loss to spine paper, negligible amount of staining to the last thirty pages on the top border of the page otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/80
Hammer price: £50
Lot 890:
Lot 890
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Original paper wrappers. Slight breaking to page block, minor loss to spine paper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Hammer price: £95
Lot 891:
Lot 891
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. 65th edition. Original paper wrappers. Some breaking to page block, loss to spine paper, some minor wear to wrappers, odd minor faults otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £60
Lot 892:
Lot 892
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1932. 69th edition. Original paper wrappers. Very slight breaking to page block, some minor loss to spine paper, tear to right end edge of front wrapper, light wear to edge of first advertising page, minor staining to rear wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £90
Lot 893:
Lot 893
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1933. 70th edition. Original paper wrappers. General wear to wrappers, minor wear to front wrapper extremities, odd nick and small corner loss to rear wrapper otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: £95
Lot 894:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1979 to 1992, 1994 to 1997, 1999, 2001, 2002 and 2004. Original limp cloth covers. Odd edition with bowing to spine, some light fading to spine end of some editions otherwise in good condition. Qty 22
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £25
Lot 895:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1979 to 1992, 1994 to 1999, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2006 and 2009 to 2011. Original limp cloth covers. Odd edition with bowing to spine, some light fading to spine end of odd edition otherwise in good condition. Qty 27
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 896:
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1977 to 1986, 1988 to 2005, 2007, 2009 and 2013. Original limp cloth covers. Odd edition with light bowing to spine, light fading to spine end of two editions, staining to one otherwise in good condition. Qty 31
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £35
Lot 897:
Lot 897
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1955, 1957 and 1959. Original cloth covers. Slight bowing to all spines to a greater or lesser extent, minor darkening and age toning to spines otherwise in good condition. Sold with a rebound 1925 edition lacking original front wrapper, only fair condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £38
Lot 898:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1864-1878. Willows '150th Anniversary Reprint'. Fifteen facsimile editions published 2012. Limited edition 118/150. Brown hard board covers with gilt lettering to covers and spine. In original Willows brown presentation box and slip case as issued. Excellent condition
Estimate: £350/450
Hammer price: £380
Lot 899:
Lot 899
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1906. Willows softback reprint (1999) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 6/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 900:
Lot 900
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1908. Willows softback reprint (2000) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 296/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 901:
Lot 901
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1909. Willows softback reprint (2000) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 85/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 902:
Lot 902
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1910. Willows softback reprint (2001) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 238/500. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 903:
Lot 903
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1914. Willows softback reprint (2002) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 187/500. Some bumping to front board extremities otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £25
Lot 904:
Lot 904
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1923. Willows softback reprint (2006) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 134/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 905:
Lot 905
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1924. Willows softback reprint (2006) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 148/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32
Lot 906:
Lot 906
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1925. Willows hardback reprint (2007) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 123/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 907:
Lot 907
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1926. Willows hardback reprint (2007) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 14/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 908:
Lot 908
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1927. Willows softback reprint (2007) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 152/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 909:
Lot 909
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1928. Willows softback reprint (2008) in light brown hardback covers with gilt lettering. Limited edition 116/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 910:
Lot 910
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1939. Willows reprint (2012) in softback covers. Limited edition 84/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 911:
Lot 911
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. Willows hardback reprint (1999) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 494/500. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 912:
Lot 912
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942. Willows reprint (1999) in softback covers. Limited edition 664/750. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 913:
Lot 913
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 10/500. VG
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 914:
Lot 914
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1943. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 744/750. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 915:
Lot 915
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 277/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 916:
Lot 916
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1944. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 668/750. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 917:
Lot 917
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. Willows hardback reprint (2000) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 432/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 918:
Lot 918
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1945. Willows reprint (2000) in softback covers. Limited edition 181/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £30
Lot 919:
Lot 919
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1946. Willows hardback reprint (2012) with gilt lettering. Limited edition 186/250. Very good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £42
Lot 920:
Lot 920
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942, 1943, 1944 and 1945. Willows hardback reprints with gilt lettering. The 1942 is limited edition 639/750 the 1943, 471/500, the 1944, 364/500 and the 1945, 436/500. VG
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: £130
Lot 921:
Lot 921
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1942, 1943, 1944 and 1945. Willows reprints in softback covers. The 1942 edition is a limited edition 684/750, the 1943, 181/500, the 1944, 747/750 and the 1945, 177/500. Very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Hammer price: unsold
Lot 922:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1984, 1986, 1989, 1991 and 1993. Five original hardbacks with original dustwrappers. The 1984 edition signed in ink by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Mike Gatting and John Emburey (Middlesex). The 1986 signed by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Richard Ellison (Kent) and Neal Radford (Worcestershire). The 1989 signed by three of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Kim Barnett (Derbyshire), Jeffrey Dujon (West Indies) and Phil Neale (Worcestershire). The 1991 signed by four of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Alan Butcher (Glamorgan), Mark Waugh (Essex), Mike Atherton (Lancashire) and Desmond Haynes (Middlesex). The 1993 signed by three of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Martyn Moxon, Ian Salisbury and Alec Stewart. Some wear to dustwrappers, good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £40
Lot 923:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1992. Original hardback with original dustwrapper. Signed in ink by all five of the 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Phil DeFreitas (Lancashire), Waqar Younis (Surrey), Richie Richardson (West Indies), Allan Donald (Warwickshire) and Curtly Ambrose (West Indies). Minor wear to dustwrapper, slight bowing to spine, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £25
Lot 924:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1994, 1996, 1999, 2000 and 2002. Five original hardbacks, four with original dustwrappers. The 1994 edition signed in ink by three of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, David Boon, Shane Warne and Steve Watkin. The 1996 edition signed in ink by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Dominic Cork and Angus Fraser. The 1999 edition signed in ink by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Jonty Rhodes and Darren Gough, also by Alan Butcher. The 2000 edition signed in ink by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Lance Klusener and Saqlain Mushtaq, also signed by Shane Warne, one of the five 'Cricketers of the Century'. The 2002 edition, lacking dustwrapper, signed in ink by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Jason Gillespie and Andy Flower. Minor wear to dustwrappers, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £42
Lot 925:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1995. Original hardback with original dustwrapper. Signed in ink by all five of the 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Kepler Wessels, Steve Rhodes, Tim Munton, Devon Malcolm and Brian Lara. G/VG
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £38
Lot 926:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1998. Original hardback with original dustwrapper. Signed in ink by all five of the 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Matthew Elliott, Stuart Law, Glenn McGrath, Matthew Maynard and Graham Thorpe. Minor wear to dustwrapper, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £32
Lot 927:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2001. Original hardback lacking original dustwrapper. Signed in ink by all five of the 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Mark Alleyne, Martin Bicknell, Andrew Caddick, Justin Langer and Darren Lehmann. G/VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £30
Lot 928:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2006. Four original hardbacks, the 2005 and 2006 editions with original dustwrappers. The 2003 edition signed in ink by three of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Michael Vaughan, Adam Hollioake and Shaun Pollock. Also signed by Vaughan to the front endpaper, the signature with ink blot. The 2004 edition signed in ink by three of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Andrew Flintoff, Graeme Smith and Chris Adams. Also signed to the title and facing page by eighteen members of the Sussex County Championship winning team 2003 including Adams, Kirtley, Mushtaq Ahmed, Lewry, Yardy, Martin-Jenkins, Innes, Goodwin etc. The 2005 edition signed in ink by three of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Ashley Giles, Robert Key and Marcus Trescothick. The 2006 edition signed in ink by three of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Ricky Ponting, Brett Lee and Kevin Pietersen. Odd minor faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £50
Lot 929:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2003, 2004, 2007 and 2009. Four original hardbacks, all lacking original dustwrappers. The 2003 edition signed in ink by one of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to the photograph plate of Shaun Pollock. The 2004 edition signed in ink by one of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to the photograph plate of Chris Adams. Also signed to the photographic plate of Alec Stewart on his final Test appearance at The Oval. The 2007 edition signed in ink by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Paul Collingwood and Mark Ramprakash. The 2009 edition signed in ink by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, James Anderson and Dale Benkenstein. Odd minor faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £25
Lot 930:
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Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 2008, 2009, 2010 and 2015. Four original hardbacks, the 2010 edition with original dustwrapper. The 2008 edition signed in ink by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to the photograph plates of Shivnarine Chanderpaul and Ryan Sidebottom. The 2009 edition signed in ink by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, James Anderson and Dale Benkenstein. The 2010 edition signed in ink by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Stuart Broad and Matt Prior. The 2015 edition signed in ink by two of the five 'Cricketers of the Year' to their photograph plate, Gary Ballance and Adam Lyth. Odd minor faults, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £21

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