Auction Date: 10/12/2020 at 10am
Complete Set of Famous Footballers and Athletes 1895 published by Hudson & Kearns in 14 parts, a very rare collection of this hard to source magazine set. Part I has footballers + team groups for England v Scotland football and rugby. Part II has footballers + team groups for Sunderland FC, Aston Villa FC, Ireland & Wales rugby. Part III has footballers + team groups for Wales football: and rugby teams Oxford University, Cambridge University, Ireland. Part IV has footballers + football team groups Oxford University, Cambridge University and rugby team groups Newport & Yorkshire. Part V has footballers + football team groups Sheffield Utd & Stoke FC and rugby team groups of England & Hull. Part VI has footballers + Royal Arsenal FC and London Scottish rugby. Part VII has footballers & Middlesbrough FC and Leicester Fosse FC and rugby teams Rockliff & Cardiff. Part VIII has footballers + Blackburn Rovers FC and Corinthians FC and rugby teams Swansea & Moseley. Part IX has footballers + Preston North End FC and Leicestershire County FC and rugby teams, Middlesex & Harlequins. Part X has footballers + football teams Northumberland and Sheffield Wednesday and rugby teams Durham County and Surrey. Part XI has footballers + Derby County FC and Kent XI and rugby teams Richmond and Cumberland. Part XII has footballers + Millwall Athletic FC and Cumberland XI and rugby teams Blackheath and Mid Counties. Part XIII has footballers + Wolverhampton Wanderers FC and Kent Army XI and rugby teams Lancashire and Hartlepool Rovers. Part XIV has footballers + Newcastle Utd FC and Newtown FC and rugby teams Cheshire and Western Counties. Scarce full set edited by C. W. Alcock and Rowland Hill large full black & white photographic issues (1 set) Fair-Good.