One of the very earliest books on Association Football. It is essentially an instructional book, with notes on how to play the game , positions and the rules of the game. Goodall played, most notably, for Preston North End, Derby County and England. He was also Watford's first manager and a first-class cricketer for Derbyshire. This book was first published in 1898 - this a second impression fom 1902.
Small 8vo. 108pp + adverts. Original illustrated boards, lightly rubbed. Early owner's name to front endpaper. Front gutter largely exposed. A good copy of a very rare book.
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