Frequently asked questions

Is the Manuscript for sale?


Yes Following publication of articles written by Jon Hotten in Wisden's Almanack 2021 and a follow up article also by John Hotten in the June edition 2021 of The Nightwatchman it is available. It can be found at Biblio.com. or Vialibri. Enter the name Francis Emilius Cary Elwes into the author search box and click search.




Is it possible to have a copy of the Manuscript of Wisden's Secret?


A hard copy of this manuscript may be available at a price of about £125. It will be printed on card in full colour and unbound, 4 pages of manuscript to 1 card. Also included will be the text commentary to accompany it. Contact by email only and marked Commercial if you are interested. If there is sufficient interest to justify printing a small quantity then we will let you know the exact price. Individual pages are available at £4 each or £4 plus £1 for every subsequent page including Postage and Packing in the UK; postage elsewhere will be charged at cost. There is a rumour of interest in publishing some form of reprint. But as yet no more




How do I register my interest in buying a copy of the Manuscript?


Contact by email only to nigelking333@gmail.com if you are interested. If there is sufficient interest to justify printing a small quantity then we will let you know the exact price.




How much will postage be for Manuscript or individual pages?


Individual pages are available at £4 each, or £4 plus £1 for every subsequent page including free Postage and Packing in the UK; postage elsewhere will be charged at cost.