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Auction of Cricket, Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks, Football and Sporting Memorabilia - 3 Day Auction (#2) 09/07/2021 10:30 AM BST CLOSED

Lot #27'The World'. Early and original four page newspaper dated 14th May 1791, with partial revenue stamp to page three, printed by R. Bostock of The Strand. The paper with twenty two line notice on the first page, for 'A Grand Match will be played, on Monday the 16th of May, in Lord's Cricket Ground, Mary-le-Bone, between Nine Gentlemen of the Mary-le-Bone Club, with Beldam and Purchase, against Eleven of the County of Middlesex, for Five Hundred Guineas a side'. The twenty two players are listed bel

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Estimate: £100 - £150

Auction of Cricket, Wisden Cricketers' Almanacks, Football and Sporting Memorabilia - 3 Day Auction (#2) 09/07/2021 10:30 AM BST CLOSED

  • 'The World'. Early and original four page newspaper dated 14th May 1791, with partial revenue stamp to page three, printed by R. Bostock of The Strand. The paper with twenty two line notice on the first page, for 'A Grand Match will be played, on Monday t
  • 'The World'. Early and original four page newspaper dated 14th May 1791, with partial revenue stamp to page three, printed by R. Bostock of The Strand. The paper with twenty two line notice on the first page, for 'A Grand Match will be played, on Monday t - 2