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Author Swift, Owen

Title The hand-book to boxing; being a complete instructor in the art of self-defence : And comprising: - A defence of the art of pugilism. History of ancient and modern boxing. Mode of training and seconding, including the duties of seconds, umpires, time-keepers, referees, &c. Philosophy of going to a mill - hints to novices - the joys of days that are gone - fast trotters versu railways and steam boats. Old and new rules of boxing, - articles of fighting. With a complete chronology of the ring, from the days of Fig and Broughton to November, 1840. Elegantly illustrated in steel and wood. / By Owen Swift
Published London : published by Nicholson, 310, Strand, 1840
(Renton Nicholson, Printer, 310, Strand, London)


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS FICHE  082.09034 Nin/Gco  AVAILABLE
Description 61 pages, 3 unnumbered pages : illustrations, plate ; 8 p0 s
4x6 in
service copy
Series Nineteenth century general microform collection
Notes Soft cover with illustration
Reproduction of original in British Library, London