Memories of the boxing personalities the author was involved in covering the last of thebare-knuckle and the first of the glove fighters. Also contains material on cricket (W.G. Grace), rowing, horse racing, gambling. There was also another edition of this work published in the same year in New York.
8vo. xvii + 288pp. Original red cloth with gilt lettering. Some minor stains to prelims, still a good, tight and clean copy. Dedicated and signed by the author to the half-title page. [Hartley, 1565]