1958 Wisden Hardback – UNIQUE

£65.00

This original 1958 Hardback is in Lovely condition. The 95th year.

This edition is unique as it is signed by the Editor, Norman Preston. Preston signed this edition to Michael – Michael Gee was the son of Harry Gee a seasoned almanack employee. Preston signed Gee’s copy of the almanack, which was then given to Michael. Harry Gee worked on the almanack from 1934 to 1971, his son also worked on the almanack from 1964.

The boards are strong and in lovely condition.

The front gilt is excellent – bright and dynamic – the spine likewise

Internally this is a super edition. The internal hinges are excellent.

The page block is also very very good.

Contents include:
The Love of Cricket by Lord Birkett
Denis Compton: The Cavalier by Neville Cardus.
West Indies in England 1957.
MCC in South Africa in 1956-57.
Australia in New Zealand 1957.
Surrey: Champions in 1957.

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Ref: 19802

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Wisden Year

1958

Overall Condition

Lovely 8.5/10

Front Board

Lovely+ 8.75/10

Spine Board

Lovely 8.5/10

Front Cover Gilt

Lovely 8.5/10

Spine Gilt

Lovely 8.5/10

Front Hinge

Super 9/10

Rear Hinge

Super 9/10

Page Block

Very, Very Good 8/10

Pages Within

Super 9/10

Ref: 19802

£65.00

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