From this Category

Latest News & Items

i

13th June 2019

It’s just not cricket…or is it?

25th April 2019

It’s just not cricket…or is it? Cricket as a sport has always been seen as one steeped in good manners. In recent years, however, we have all lived through incidents of ball tampering and match fixing in recent cricket matches. Is this a recent phenomenon? Or despite cricket’s gentlemanly reputation, has cunning behaviour been a […]

Wales wins the Grand Slam…again

18th March 2019

Cricket » Cricket Books » Lillywhite's Cricket Annuals » JAMES LILLYWHITE'S CRICKETERS' ANNUAL FOR 1884

JAMES LILLYWHITE'S CRICKETERS' ANNUAL FOR 1884

JAMES LILLYWHITE

Click to zoom

Edited by Charles Alcock. Thirteenth year of issue, covering the 1883 season. Known as the "Red Lilly", this annual was the last of three annuals published by the Lillywhites, the others being the Companion and the Guide. It lasted for 29 editions between 1872 and 1900, with two issues of 1872. From 1885 onwards the Annual incorporated John Lillywhite's Cricketer's Companion.

Small 8vo. [xxiv} + 256pp + [2] + 2-20 + [1]. Original red printed cloth covers, a little wrinkled and becoming separated from text block. Plate of the Surrey XI in 1883 tipped-in opposite the titlepage. A good copy.  [Padwick, 1087]

Date
1884
Publisher
James Lillywhite, Frowd / "Cricket Press"
Author
Charles William ALCOCK (Ed)

£35.00 (Code: 36708)

Add to basket
Adding...