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Displaying 1 - 20 of 53 Lots in Category - Literature




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Lot

Type

Quality

Description

Estimate

Realised










2002

Collection remainders including 1940s-60s magazines 'Sports Novels' (40), 'Sporting Life' (16), 'The NZ Sportsman' (10), 'Australian Ring' (29), 'Trotguide' (48) & racebooks (5); Golf cards with 1992 Pro Set 'PGA Golf' [300], 1990 Imperial 'American Golfers' [20] & 1994 Dormy 'Golf - The Modern Era' [25]; Australian stamps showing sport (FV $77); plus Bradman $5 coin, condition variable.

100.00

$90.00


















2003

Autograph collection in album noted Lionel Rose, Muhammad Ali, Joe Frazier, Johnny Famechon, Jeff Fenech, Gai Waterhouse, David Boon, Ian Healy, Geoff Marsh, Dean Jones, Imran Khan, Gary Sobers, Harold Larwood, Glenn McGrath, Bob Hawke, Sir Alex Ferguson, Tom Watson, Rod Laver; plus few facsimiles.

150.00

$210.00
























2004

Autographed books noted signatures of O.J.Simpson, Lance Armstrong, Mary Lou Retton (US gymnast); cricket book with 15 signatures including Glenn McGrath. (Qty 4 books)

100.00

$75.00
















2016

MUHAMMAD ALI: 'GOAT (Greatest of All Time): A Tribute to Muhammad Ali' by Muhammad Ali & Jeff Koons, limited edition 906/1000 signed by both [Cologne, 2001]; together with 4 photographic silver gelatin prints signed by Howard Bingham & Muhammad Ali. {Original retail US$10,000 for this 'Champ's Edition'. A huge book weighing 75lb, today most of the value lies in the four signed photographs that were included}

2000.00

$1,500.00














2028

Cricket books including 'Cricket' by WG Grace [Bristol, 1891]; 'Lord's 1787-1945' by Sir Pelham Warner (signed) [London, 1947]; 'Cricket Safari - A Pictorial View of the Australian Team in South Africa 1985-87' by Chris Harte (signed) [Adelaide, 1987]. Fair/Fine condition. (Qty 7)

100.00

$75.00




2029

Cricket books including 'The Fight for the Ashes in 1926' & 'The Fight for the Ashes in 1930' by Warner; 'Kissing the Rod - The Story of the Tests of 1934' by Fender; 'South African Cricket 1927-1947' by Duffus. (Qty 27)

150.00

$115.00




2036

'Wisden Cricketers Almanack' for 1980-1989, all with limp yellow covers. (Qty 10)

100.00

No longer available


2037

'Wisden Cricketers Almanack' for 1990-1999, all with limp yellow covers. (Qty 10)

100.00

No longer available




2043

Cricket literature including '1946-47 Test Series Souvenir'; books (12) including 'Australia - Story of a Cricket Country' by Ryan [Melbourne, 2001] & '200 Seasons of Australian Cricket' [Sydney, 1997]; magazines (40+), tour guides (5), programmes (5) & video.

100.00

No longer available


2049

Cricket library with 68 books including 'The Paddock That Grew - The Story of the Melbourne Cricket Club' by Dunstan [Melbourne, 1974]; 'Glorious Innings - Tresures from the Melbourne Cricket Club Collection' by Bouwman [Melbourne, 1987]; 'Seasons in the Sun - The Story of the Victorian Cricket Association' by Coleman [Melbourne, 1993]; plus VCA Annual Reports (29); magazines & tour guides (15). Condition variable. (Qty 112)

200.00

$150.00




2050

Biographies 'Pep - The Story of Cec Pepper' by Piesse No.92/100 hardbound [Mt Eliza, 2018]; 'Reggie: Five Years of Fame, the Story of Reginald Duff' by Sissons No.66/200 [Mt Eliza, 2015]; 'The Silk Express - The Story of EA Ted McDonald' by Richardson [Mt Eliza, 2015]; 'Lucky - The Life of HL Bert Collins: cricketer, soldier, gambler' by Bonnell [Mt Eliza, 2015] (Qty 4)

180.00

$135.00




2065

VICTOR TRUMPER: Group with signature on piece; book 'Victor Trumper - The Beau Ideal of a Cricketer' by Raiji [Bombay, 1964] (signed by author); postcard 'Australian Cricket Team, 1905'; cricket card; print by Chevallier Tayler (faults).

300.00

No longer available






2074

1934 'In Quest of the Ashes 1934 - The Don Bradman Souvenir Booklet and Scoring Records', published by Wrigleys, with the scarce scoring sheet, and also a letter from Wrigleys to the previous owner, explaining he needed to send 30 wrappers before they would despatch the Cricket Book.

200.00

$200.00












2076

1936 'The Ashes 1936-1937 - The Wrigley Souvenir Book and Scoring Records', published by Wrigley's, with the scarce scoring sheet completed by the previous owner, front cover shows the two opposing captains Don Bradman & Gubby Allen, some faults.

120.00

No longer available




2078

'The Greats of '48' booklet with 16 signatures including Don Bradman, Lindsay Hassett, Keith Miller & Ray Lindwall, some soiling but signatures fine.

350.00

$440.00




2081

DON BRADMAN: signature on picture of the Don walking through crowd, framed, 24x30cm; also signature on newspaper clipping; plus book 'The Invincibles - The Legend of Bradman's 1948 Australians'.

100.00

$75.00




2083

DON BRADMAN: 'The Bradman Book - The Story and Records of the World's Greatest Cricketer', compiled by 'Outfield', drawn by Will Mahony [Melbourne, 1948].

150.00

$160.00




2108

Tour brochure 'Indian Cricket Tour to England 1932' published by the Board of Control for Cricket in India [New Delhi, 1932].

200.00

$180.00






2214

1980s Football Records. Fair/Fine condition. (Qty 250+)

100.00

$110.00




2216

1993 'The Complete Guide to Australian Football' by Ken Piesse [Sydney, 1993], the author's own copy with 80+ signatures, noted Ron Barassi, Kevin Bartlett, Terry Daniher, Jack Dyer, Fred Goldsmith, Leigh Matthews, Bob Skilton.

400.00

$480.00




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