Cricket Bats, Balls & Equipment

Lot 617:
Lot 617
'Middlesex County Cricket Club'. Three volumes covering 1864-99, W.J. Ford, 1900-20, F.S. Ashley-Cooper and 1921-47, N. Haig. Original red decorative boards with Middlesex County emblem. Staining to boards and light fading to spine on Vol I, 'Daily Express' library stamps to page edges and spine faded on Vol II, other odd minor faults otherwise in good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £40
Lot 618:
Lot 618
P.G.H. Fender. 'Defending the Ashes', London 1921. 'The Tests of 1930', London 1930. 'The Turn of the Wheel', London 1930. 'Kissing the Rod', London 1934. Some light fading to spines and other odd faults, otherwise in good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £80
Lot 619:
Lot 619
County Cricket Club histories. Early titles include 'Surrey Cricket', Lord Alverstone and C.W. Alcock, London 1902. 'The Cambridge University Cricket Club', W.J. Ford, London 1902. 'The History of Yorkshire County Cricket 1833-1903', Rev. R.S. Holmes, London 1904. 'History of Yorkshire County Cricket 1903-1923', A.W. Pullen "Old Ebor", Leeds 1924. 'M.C.C. 1787-1937', London 1937 etc. Some wear and ageing to boards, otherwise in generally good condition. Qty 7
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
Lot 620:
Lot 620
County Cricket Club histories. 'A History of Leicestershire Cricket', E.E. Snow, Leicester 1949. Signed by Ray Illingworth and five other Leicestershire players, also by the author on piece laid down to title page. Other titles include 'Leicestershire Cricket 1949 to 1977', E.E. Snow 1977. 'A History of the Worcestershire Cricket Club', W.R. Chignell, Worcester 1951. 'Warwickshire County Cricket Club', Egdell and Fraser, Birmingham 1946 etc. Qty 8
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 621:
Lot 621
'A Country Vicar' and A.W. Pullin 'Old Ebor'. Selection of five cricket books. 'Cricket Memoirs', London 1933, 'Second Innings', London 1933, and 'The Happy Cricketer', London 1947 (with dustwrapper) by 'Country Vicar'. 'Old English Cricketers', London 1940, and 'Talks with Old Yorkshire Cricketers', Leeds 1898 by Old Ebor. Qty 5
Estimate: £50/70
Hammer price: £38
Lot 622:
Lot 622
'Innings Complete'. Phillip Paine. Volumes 1-10, each limited edition of either 300 or 250 copies, signed by the author. 1999-2003. The majority with letters regarding the publications from the author. VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
Lot 623:
Lot 623
Sussex C.C.C. 'A Complete Record of Sussex County Cricket 1728-1957'. Compiled by George Washer, 1958. Original paper wrappers. Includes rarely seen printed corrections and amendments sheets. Minor ageing to wrappers, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Also 'Sussex County Cricket 1728-1923'. Compiled by "Leather Hunter" (A.J. Gaston). Brighton 1924. Signed and dedicated by Gaston to title page. Some creasing to covers otherwise in good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £65
Lot 624:
Lot 624
E.W. Padwick. 'A Bibliography of Cricket', first edition 1977, and second edition 1979. Both hardbacks with good original dustwrappers. Sold with 'Padwick's Bibilography of Cricket Vol II', compiled by Stephen Ely and Peter Griffiths, London 1991, and 'The Gibbs Guide to Items not in Padwick', compiled by Stephen W Gibbs, Christopher Saunders, second edition 2004. Qty 4. G/VG
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £140
Lot 625:
Lot 625
'With Stoddart's team in Australia'. K.S. Ranjitsinhji. London 1898. Bound in blue boards, original pictorial covers retained. Also an article on Ranjitsinhji from 'The Strand' magazine, September 1896 bound in blue boards. Sold with three editions of 'The Jubilee Book of Cricket' by Ranjitsinhji, first, second and fifth editions, 1907, one a subscribers edition. Odd faults, otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £32
Lot 626:
Lot 626
Pre-War cricket. Titles include 'Cricket. A Popular Handbook of the Game'. Grace, Pycroft, Gale and others, edited by G.A. Hutchinson. Boy's Own Shelf III. London 1887. 'Sportascrapiana', edited by 'C.A.W.' London 1867. 'Peter Steele The Cricketer', H.G. Hutchinson, 'Jerks in from Short Leg, Quid. 'Twenty Four Years of Cricket', A.A. Lilley etc. Some faults, generally good condition. Qty 10
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £48
Lot 627:
Lot 627 Lot 627
Pre-War cricket. Titles include 'Cricket Notes', William Bolland, 1851. 'Cricketing Saws and Stories', H.G. Hutchinson, 1889. 'Giants of the Game', Hon R.H. Lyttelton, W.J. Ford, C.B. Fry and G. Giffen, 1899. 'Ashes and Rubber', F.H. Haigh, 1947, with dustwrapper. 'Cricket Facts and Figures', J. Birch, 1907. 'Bat v Ball' J.H. Lester. 1900, rebound in red boards, original wrappers retained etc. 'Cricket Books- The 100 Best'. Charles J. Britton, 1929. Some faults, generally good condition. Qty 16
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £100
Lot 628:
Lot 628 Lot 628
Pre-War cricket. Titles include 'The Cricket Field or The History and the Science if the Game of Cricket', J. Pycroft, London 1851. 'Cricketana', Rev James Pycroft, London 1865, original decorative boards. 'My Reminiscences', S.M.J. Woods, London 1925. 'Crotchets and Foibles', The Hon Arthur Bligh, London 1903. 'With Bat and Ball', George Giffen, London 1898, third edition. 'Cricket', W.J. Ford, London 1907. Some faults, generally good condition. Qty 15
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £80
Lot 629:
Lot 629
'Kings of Cricket'. Richard Daft. London 1893. 'A Cricketer's Yarns', Richard Daft, London 1926. 'Cricketing Memories', Frank R. Foster, London 1930. 'Twenty Four Years of Cricket', Arthur A. Lilley, London 1912. Some staining to covers, generally good condition. Qty 4
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £32
Lot 630:
Lot 630
'Frederick Lillywhite's Cricket Scores And Biographies from 1746 to 1826'. Volume I. 1862, also Volume II covering 1827-1840. Original cloth boards. Wear to boards and fading to gilts. Breaking to internal hinges. Sold with 'A Correct Account of all the Cricket Matches which have been played by the Marylebone Club and all other Principal Matches from the year 1786 to 1822 inclusive. Henry Bentley 1823'. Published by Roger Heavens. Cambridge 1997. Limited edition facsimile reprint no. 39/400. Some pages untrimmed, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £28
Lot 631:
Lot 631
'Wandering' Cricket Club books. Five titles including 'The Eton Ramblers Cricket Club 1862-1880'. Volume I Philip Norman, London 1928. Also Volume II covering 1881-1914, edited by G.A. Foljambe, London 1937. 'A History of Royal Engineers Cricket 1862-1924, R.S. Rait Kerr, Chatham 1925. 'Band of Brothers 1858-1958', Bryan Tassell, privately published 1958 etc. Some foxing, other odd faults, otherwise in good condition. Qty 5
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £30
Lot 632:
Lot 632
Cricket club histories. 'The Walkers of Southgate', W.A. Bettesworth, London 1900. Includes a rare loose advertising flyer. Some pages untrimmed. Foxing, otherwise in good condition. 'Cricket in North Hants', John May, Guildford 1906 in good condition. 'Annals of the West Kent Cricket Club 1812-1896', Philip Norman, London 1897. Minor ageing, otherwise in good/ very good condition. Qty 3
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £48
Lot 633:
Lot 633
Pre World War II Ashes tour books. Seven titles including 'Ashes and Dust, the 1934 Test Matches', D.R. Jardine 1934. 'In Quest of the Ashes', D.R. Jardine 1933, 'Jardine Justified', Bruce Harris 1933, 'The Fight for the Ashes' J.B. Hobbs, two volumes covering the 1932/33 and 1934 series etc. Some ageing and wear, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £32

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