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Auction of Cricket, Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks, Football and Sporting Memorabilia - Two day sale

Knights Sporting Auctions Day 1: lots 1-993. Day 2: lots 994-1611 Live Webcast Auction 02 Nov 2019 11:00 GMT (2 day sale)

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Leicester

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  • Leicester
  • LE3 2FW
  • United Kingdom

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Major William Booth. Yorkshire & England 1908-1914. Official four page order of service for the 'Unveiling and Dedication of Memorial Tablet... Er...

New Zealand tour to England 1927. Official folding card menu for the dinner given for the New Zealanders by Richmond Cricket Club, Greyhound Richm...

Chile tour to Argentina 1924/25. A selection of official ephemera relating to the Chile tour of Argentina. Items are a four page itinerary listing...

M.C.C. tour of Australia 1924/25. Official players' itinerary for the tour, the front cover with title and M.C.C. colours to top left hand corner....

M.C.C. and England tour itineraries 1974-1982. Four official players' itineraries for the tours to West Indies 1974, Australia 1978/79, West Indie...

England tour itineraries 1983-1990. Four official players' itineraries for the tours to Fiji, New Zealand & Pakistan 1983/84, India & Australia 19...

Nondescripts Cricket Club. 'The Fiftieth Anniversary Dinner of the Nondescripts Cricket Club held at The Cafe Monico 27th January 1926'. Attractiv...

Albert Edwin Trott. M.C.C., Middlesex, Victoria, Australia & England, 1892-1911. Rare original menu on two cards for the Complimentary Luncheon gi...

'County Cricket. Kent v Yorkshire'. 1893. Rare and early original handbill for the match played at Rectory Field, Blackheath, 31st July- 2nd Augus...

Hampshire C.C.C. County Champions 1961. Official menu for the dinner held at The Guildhall, Southampton, 19th March 1962 'To Celebrate the Winning...

'The 150th Anniversary of the Marylebone Cricket Club 1787-1937'. Official invitation and menu for the dinner held at the Savoy Hotel, 15th July 1...

Surrey County Cricket Club 'County Champions' Annual Dinner 1953. Official menu for the Dinner held at The Grosvenor House, Park Lane, 2nd Decembe...

'Le Monde Illustre'. Early and original 'tabloid' sixteen page French newspaper for the 3rd October 1857. This copy contains a full page illustrat...

Buxton C.C. Isle of Man Tour July 1899. Four page folded card on linen paper in black leather covers with gilt title to front. Comprises travel an...

John Richard Mason. Kent & England 1893-1914. A rare colour wedding souvenir printed on crepe paper for the 'Marriage between Miss Mary Powell and...

Percy George Herbert Fender. Sussex, Surrey & England 1910-1935. Original handbill/ poster advertising 'A Grand Charity Cricket Match', Ellens v M...

Railway handbills 1953-1962. Four cricket advertising handbills issued by British Railways for the period. Handbills are for Surrey v Warwickshire...

Australia tours to England 1938. Two official tickets, one to the members' enclosure for the fourth day of the second Test, England v Australia, L...

George Bainbridge Barrington. Derbyshire 1880-1887. Original stock dividend Warrant for Interest no. 796 issued to Barrington, 13th January 1900, ...

'The Spider and the Fly in Cricket Language' by Gowen Hopen. An entertaining typed poem comprising thirty two lines of rhyming couplets. Written a...

'The Cricketers' Song'. Words and Music by Percy S. Robinson. Dedicated to Jack Hobbs. Published by Sylvester Music Co. 1934. Original four page m...

'W.G. Grace. Champion Cricketer of the World'. Large cotton handkerchief commemorating a Century of Centuries by Grace. The handkerchief has a cen...

Cricket orders of service. Three official orders of service for David Sheppard 2005, Tom Graveney 2015, and Doug Insole 2017. Also an official inv...

The Ashes. England v Australia 1981. Two boxes comprising a comprehensive selection of ephemera relating to the famous 1981 series. Contents inclu...

South Africa tours to England 1940s-2000s. Box comprising a collection of ephemera relating to South Africa tours to England, including scorecards...

Indian cricket 1940s-2010s. Small box including an official souvenir pre-tour brochure for the Australian tour to India 1964 produced by the Board...

Shane Warne Test wicket milestones. Two original colour newspaper posters celebrating significant achievements. One copy with headline '500 Wicket...

Shane Warne Test wicket milestones. Two original colour newspaper posters celebrating significant achievements. One copy with headline '500 Wicket...

Cricket ephemera. Box comprising an eclectic mix of mainly modern ephemera including postcards, match tickets, photographs, books, programmes, sco...

Cricket scrapbooks 1870s-1990s. A large selection of over forty scrapbook albums in three boxes comprising press cuttings of scorecards, match rep...

Bernard Thomas. England team physiotherapist 1970-1985. Collection of six pairs of clip on sunglasses, all with leather cases with tour details to...

Cricket greetings cards. Ten files comprising a large selection of over two hundred and fifty modern unused cricket related greetings cards, the m...

Michael Colin Cowdrey. Kent, Oxford University and England 1950-1976. A selection of ephemera relating to Cowdrey. Contents include a 'Souvenir Ma...

Maurice John Dauglish. Middlesex & Oxford University 1886-1890. Blue scrapbook nicely compiled by G. Neville Weston comprising original and copy l...

Rev. Frederic Meyrick Meyrick-Jones. Cambridge University & Kent 1887-1896. A presentation scrapbook bound in maroon leather with gilt titles to f...

Douglas John 'Doug' Insole. Cambridge University, Essex & England 1947-1963. Blue folder comprising letters, photographs, press cuttings etc. rela...

Tom Dollery. Selection of thirteen letters and telegrams sent to Dollery during his cricket career. Includes letters from R. Ryder, Warwickshire S...

Charles Stewart Caine. Sports writer and Editor of Wisden Cricketers Almanack from 1926-33. 'The Press Club Dinner to Charles Stewart Caine 1927'....

Yorkshire C.C.C. 1929. Official menu for the dinner given to the Yorkshire County Eleven at The Savage Club, London, 22nd June 1929. The printed m...

Yorkshire C.C.C. 1931. Large original printed single card menu for the 'Savage Club Dinner' for 'The Yorkshire Cricketers' held on the 20th June 1...

'Savage Club House Dinner' 1934. Original printed single card menu for the dinner for 'Guests of the Evening, The Australians' held on the 30th Ju...

William Henry Patterson. Oxford University & Kent 1878-1900. One page handwritten letter dated 8th April 1889 on headed paper. Content regarding a...

Frederick Lloyd Bowley. Worcestershire 1899-1923. Single page handwritten letter to 'Mr. Milne' dated 8th March 1935. Bowley is writing to thank M...

Edmund Mitchell Crosse. Northamptonshire 1905-1910. Single page handwritten letter in ink from Walden to 'Mr Milne', dated 7th May 1943. Crosse is...

Errol Reginald Thorold Holmes. Surrey, Oxford University & England 1924-1955. Single page handwritten letter in ink from Holmes to Mr. Milne, date...

Wilfred Wooller. Cambridge University & Glamorgan, 1935-1962. Typed letter on official Glamorgan C.C.C. headed paper. The letter from Wooller, in ...

Glamorgan C.C.C. 1889. Three handwritten letters/ cards from cricketers replying to an invitation to play, each stating their unavailability for a...

Sir Claude Champion de Crespigny, 3rd Baronet De Crespigny (1818-1868). Incomplete three page handwritten letter nicely signed by the writer. He w...

A.W.T. Langford (1896-1976), author and journalist. Three handwritten two page letters from Langford to H.W. Warner dated 30th January [1941?], 2n...

'The Cricket Year Book'. Handwritten plain postcard dated 27th March 1899 from The Manager of the 'Cricket Office' at Merritt & Hatcher, Upper Tha...

Thomas Padwick (1844-1898). Three page handwritten letter dated 18th February 1892 from Thomas Padwick writing from his home in Redhill to Charles...

Charles F. Pardon, editor of Wisden Cricketers' Almanack 1887-1890. An original Roneo stencil copy of a circular printed on 'Charles F. Pardon Cri...

Frederic Moore Searle 'Eric' Parker. Cricket, field sports and countryside writer (1870-1955). Single page handwritten letter dated 24th October 1...

John Bertram Payne. Four page handwritten letter dated 25th June 1904 from Payne in Harrogate to an unknown correspondent. Payne writes to acknowl...

Henry Perkins. Cambridge University, Cambridgeshire & M.C.C. 1854-1868. Single page handwritten letter on M.C.C. letterhead, dated 7th June 1894. ...

John Piper (1903-1992). Artist & print maker. Two sided hand written card from Piper to John Arlott, dated 26th January 1944. Piper is writing to ...

Hubert Preston. Editor of Wisden 1944-1951. Single page typed letter on 'Cricket Reporting Agency' letterhead dated 13th December 1946. Preston is...

Diana Rait Kerr. Curator at Lord's 1945-1968. Two page handwritten letter dated 13th June 1980 to Jim Coldham. Rait Kerr provides some information...

Sir Foster Gooch Robinson. Gloucestershire 1903-1923. Single page short handwritten letter dated 2nd May 1916. Writing to an unknown correspondent...

Sir John Collings Squire, journalist, poet and playwright (1884-1958). Single page handwritten letter to J.C. Coldham, dated 9th July 1956. Squire...

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