London, South Kensington
4 May 2006
The Guide to Cricketers
London: W. and T. Piper, [1852, 1854-55]. 3 vols., 8vo., not included in the pagination are the 2 preliminary advertisement leaves in 1854, and the title and contents leaf of 1855, 1852 with diagrams of fielding positions, 1855 with wood-engraved portrait of F.W. Lillywhite, original printed wrappers (1852 and 1854 with some wear to spines, 1855 rebacked and with restoration to rear wrapper).
Fifth, seventh and eighth editions. GOOD COPIES IN THE ORIGINAL WRAPPERS. Allen 55; Smith 5, 7 and 8; Padwick 1086. (3)
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