London, South Kensington
1 September 2008
Cricketers' Almanack for 1904, edited by S.H. Pardon. London: John Wisden, [n.d.]. 8°, photographic plate depicting five cricketers (detached), publisher's original brown cloth, lettered in gilt on upper cover and spine, yellow printed endpapers (lettering on spine a little dulled, extremities lightly rubbed, front inner hinges split). Provenance: G[eorge] C. Snaith, Sheffield (bookseller's ticket on front pastedown) -- [E.T. Atkin].
Contact Client Service
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Asia +852 2760 1766
No VAT on hammer price or buyer's premium.
An exceptional example of the most valuable illustrated book ever produced — and an icon of American art — will be offered on 14 June to benefit conservation causes
Books and Manuscripts specialist Heather Pisani delves into intimate letters written by the sister of Orville and Wilbur Wright, offered in New York on 14 June
Mark Wiltshire, Associate Specialist in Science & Books, walks us through the history of Christianity’s most influential printed text
PurseBop outlines the four stages that mark the evolution of an Hermès connoisseur, and the bags that accompany each
Why the French Impressionist’s paintings of the Saint-Lazare train station are among his greatest achievements