• Fine Printed Books, Manuscript auction at Christies

    Sale 5829

    Fine Printed Books, Manuscripts, Traditional Sports

    23 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 28

    JOHN WISDEN

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    JOHN WISDEN
    Cricketers' Almanack for 1927, edited by C.S. Caine. London: John Wisden, [n.d.]. 8°, photographic plate of five cricketers (beginning and end leaves dampstained, pp. 467-73 also stained at lower margin), publisher's original brown cloth, lettered in gilt on upper cover and spine, yellow printed endpapers (covers dampstained).

    WISDEN, John. Cricketers' Almanack for 1937, edited by W.H. Brookes. London: John Wisden, [n.d.]. 8°, photographic plate of five cricketers (some bottom margins slightly ink stained, pp. 695-706 detached), original publisher's brown cloth, lettered in gilt on upper cover and spine (lightly rubbed, corners bumped, slight ink stain to edge of front cover). (2)


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