1 September 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
Cricketers' Almanack for 1903, edited by S.H. Pardon. London: John Wisden, [n.d.]. 8°, photographic plate of "Five Cricketers of the Year 1902", publisher's original brown cloth, lettered in gilt on upper cover and spine, yellow printed endpapers (binding detached from text block, spine lightly soiled, extremities lightly rubbed). Provenance: G[eorge] C. Snaith (bookseller's ticket on rear pastedown) -- [E.T. Atkin].
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium.
Mark Wiltshire, Associate Specialist in Science & Books, walks us through the history of Christianity’s most influential printed text
Books and Manuscripts specialist Sven Becker advises on a richly rewarding and ever-evolving collectors’ market
Insights into the life and art of the photographer whose raw, honest images captured the creative spirit of 1980s New York's downtown scene
We canvass a panel of local gallerists, artists and restaurateurs for their advice on the best places to stay, eat and relax