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"...FOR THE HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP OF THE WORLD"

A history of the heavyweight title. No. 2 in the Focus on the Fight Game series. 1st edition. A4. 24pp + pictorial wrappers. profusely illustrated. Small tape repair inside front cover. Good condition.

£10.00

AFRICAN WINNER (MAGAZINE) - FEBRUARY 1975. STORY OF HOGAN BASSEY

Edition of the pan-African monthly sports magazine, featuring a headline article on the continent's first great World Boxing Champion - Nigeria's Hogan 'Kid' Bassey MBE - and a review of the football World

£10.00

AFRICASPORTS MAGAZINE - SEPTEMBER 1974 BIG FIGHT EXTRA (RUMBLE IN THE JUNGLE)

A special edition of the African sports monthly, featuring an illustrated feature on the forthcoming Ali v Foreman, Rumble in the Jungle, fight in Zaire. Also includes items on African football, cricket,

£30.00

BOXER OF THE DECADE 1990 - MARK GROSSINGER ETESS AWARD

Official programme for the inaugural Mark Grossinger Etess Award reception for the "Boxer of the Decade", held on December 7th, 1990. The award was won by Sugar Ray Leonard, despite some big name competition. Paperback.

£15.00

BOXING - THE HISTORY OF THE HEAVYWEIGHT

Short illustrated glossy brochure giving a flavour of the development of heavyweight boxing from its beginnings up to Fury and Joshua. A4. 20pp. Paperback. Fine condition.   

£7.00

BOXING STARS PAST-PRESENT-FUTURE - NO.1

An illustrated selection of late 1940s boxers with short entries on each, including Joe Louis, Bruce Woodcock and Randolph Turpin. 18.3 x 12.3cm. 30pp. Paperback. Good condition.

£9.00

CHARLIE MAGRI - WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP 20TH ANNIVERSARY DINNER DANCE

Programme for the charity evening at The Whistle Tower Hotel, London on 18 June 2003 commemorating the anniversary of Magri's WBC Flyweight win and raising money for the Children of Leukemia Fund. Guests

£24.00

AN EASTENDERS NIGHT - TO CELEBRATE TERRY SPINKS BEING AWARDED THE M.B.E. 2002

Souvenir brochure for an evening at York Hall, Bethnal Green on June 1st, 2002 - to celebrate Terry Spinks being awarded the M.B.E. Contains much on Terry and on his friends in the boxing world. Paperback.

£9.00

FIGHT - VOL.6 NO.2 JULY 1952 (SOUTH AFRICAN BOXING MAGAZINE)

South Africa's premier boxing magazine featuring a cover article on Gerald Dreyer, Pretoria's greatest prospect. 26.5 x 21cm. 21pp. Paperback. Staples removed. Some wear and spine strengthened with tape.

£20.00

FIGHT STORIES NO.3

Three stories from the boxing magazine, including 'Joe Louis - His Complete Story' by Jack Kofoed. 24.5 x 17cms. 64pp. Paperback. Good condition.

£16.00

FOCUS ON FREDDIE MILLS

Photographic brochure on the career of the British heavyweight, published at the height of his fame. Large 8vo. 24pp. Rusty staples removed and holes neatly repaired. Good condition.

£14.00

THE GIPSY BOXER - DIAMOND LIBRARY NO.108

Short novel from the magazine series about how a young British Baronet won the Championship of the World. 18.5 x 13.5cms. 32pp. Paperback. Covers detached, small creases and tears. Fair condition.

£14.00

GLADIATOR - BRITAIN'S PREMIER FIGHT MAGAZINE (THE 1ST 7 NUMBERS)

First seven issues of the post-war illustrated British boxing magazine, Vol. 1, nos. 1-7, featuring fighters of the era such as Freddie Mills and Bruce Woodcock. Each number c30pp. Minor wear otherwise

£40.00

IN THIS CORNER

Brief history of the world heavyweight champions from Sullivan to Louis. 1st edition. Original card covers with dust wrapper with only minor wear to top of front cover. Very good.

£14.00

MAYWEATHER V PACQUIAO - 2015 BOXING PRESS-PACK

Extensive press release for the Welterweight World Championship unification fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas, on 11 March 2015. Features a lengthy introduction

£20.00

MERTHYR'S PAST PUGILISTS

Updated edition of a privately published and printed survey of boxers from Merthyr throughout the 20th century. A4. 36pp. Paperback in plastic binder. Very good condition.

£18.00

PHOTOGRAPHIC PANORAMA OF SPECTACULAR K.O'S

Souvenir brochure celebrating McAvoy's knock-downs, of which there were many. Jock McAvoy (1908-71) was known as the "Rochdale Thunderbolt" having hailed from the Lancashire town and Joseph Tolley's famous

£55.00

RANDOLPH TURPIN / SUGAR RAY ROBINSON - THEIR STORY IN PICTURES

Fully illustrated accounts of the careers of the two great middleweights with a focus on their epic world championship bout, won by Turpin, in 1951. 18 x 14cms. 30pp. Paperback. Minor wear otherwise good

£15.00

THE RING MAGAZINE - FRAZIER-ALI I ANNIVERSARY SPECIAL, APRIL 2021

Special edition of the boxing monthly commemorating 50 years since Frazier's victory over Ali in their first meeting, at Madison Square Garden in 1971, featuring new articles and rare images looking back

£7.00

RINGSIDE SEAT

Illustrated booklet providing an introduction to the history and basics of boxing. 20.2 x 13.7cms. 15pp. Paperback. Good condition.

£9.00

THE RINGSIDER (VOL.1 NO.1) 1946

First issue of the Ringsider, official organ of the Ringside Club. September 1946.  Paperback. 12pp + printed wrappers. Very good. 

£24.00

RINGSIDER - DECEMBER 1947 / JANUARY 1948, VOL.2 NO.8

Illustrated periodical review of British boxing focusing on 1947 and looking forward to 1948. 8vo. 34pp. Paperback. An illustration has been cut-out and removed from p.15, otherwise good condition.

£4.00

THE STORY OF BOXING

Glossy magazine-style, richly illustrated short tribute to the greats of boxing, featuring many of the major fighters - including some of those often underrated such as Calzaghe and Pacquiaou - and selected

£10.00

"TENSE MOMENTS..." VOLUME 1. NO. 1

Illustrated boxing magazine featuring early 1950s fight-writing, including pieces by and about Len Harvey, Jack 'Kid' Berg, Ted 'Kid' Lewis, Randolph Turpin, Don Cockell and Dave Crowley. Paperback. 24

£18.00

THE TRUTH ABOUT BOXING

Essays from the noted 1940s sports journalist exploring such controversial subjects as racism, cheating and death in the ring. Illustrated throughout with cartoons by leading illustrators. 21x13.5cms.

£14.00

WORLD CHAMPIONS - A PICTORIAL REVIEW

Brief illustrated guide to the title-holders at each weight, including Jake La Motta and Ray Robinson, probably around 1949. 24 x 18cms. 16pp. Paperback. Good condition.

£12.00

YOUNG CORBETT - WORLD'S WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPION 1933

Souvenir magazine, published to celebrate Young Corbett III, real name Ralph Giordano, becoming the World's Welterweight Champion in 1933. Contains a good biography of Young Corbett by Billy Mahoney, many

£120.00

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