Auction Date: 27/02/2021 at 10am
Boxiana Or Sketches Of Modern Pugilism by P Egan Book Dedicated to the most Noble Marquis of Worcester 1821 A most interesting early Historic Book about bare knuckle boxing at that time. It has 640 pages with 6 plates and frontis of portraits of boxers of the period. Extensively detailing those most notable fights. A lot of information regarding the great Boxers such as; Tom Cribb, Belcher, Cooper, Donnelly, Mendoza, Tom Spring and many others. Bound in early cloth boards, size 5½” × 8¾”.