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Up To Scratch. Bareknuckle Fighting and Heroes of the Prize-ring.

By: Gee T.

Price: £7.50

Publisher: UK, QAP: 2001

Edition: 1st Pbk Ed.

Seller ID: 15182

ISBN: 1852916427

Condition: VG


A comprehensive history of bareknuckle fighting in Barnet and the surrounding area just north of London. Includes stories of Burke, Johnson, Mendoza, Belcher and many others. 208pp. View more info

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Fighter in a Naphtha Ring

By: Goldberg, Samuel

Price: £60.00

Publisher: USA, Carlton Press Inc.: 1967

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022746

Condition: Very Good


255pp. The author boxed in his yoiunger days under the name of Young McGowan; he fought with Benny Leanard, Ellis O'Keefe and other well-known lightweights. View more info

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This Brutal Glory

By: Greyvenstein Chris

Price: £35.00

Publisher: South Africa, Buren Publishers: 1969

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022699

Condition: Very Good


162pp; illus. Age tanning to pages. Book plate on front pastedown. Dustjacket has neat reinforcement to reverse and has light shelfwear to head/tail of spine. We have acquired a quality collection of Boxing Books from one of our customers. Please contact us by e-mail or phone if you wish to receive a list. View more info

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This Brutal Glory

By: Greyvenstein Chris

Price: £22.00

Publisher: South Africa, Buren Publishers: 1969

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022723

Condition: Very Good


162pp; illus. Age tanning to pages. We have acquired a quality collection of Boxing Books from one of our customers. Please contact us by e-mail or phone if you wish to receive a list. View more info

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Bloody Noses and Crack'd Crowns

By: Greyvenstein, Chris

Price: £75.00

Publisher: Cape Town, South Africa, Theomar Publishers Ltd: 1957

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 022749

Condition: Very Good


131pp; illustrated. A touch of soiling to end papers. Signed by author with short inscription on front free end paper. View more info

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Wise Guy. James J. Johnston : A Rhapsody in Fistics

By: Griffin, Marcus

Price: £75.00

Publisher: USA, Vanguard Press: 1933

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 023417

Condition: Good


315pp, rough-cut edges. .'The story of the famous boxing promoter and manager, including many of the notable fighters, American and British, with whom he was involved.' Spine slightly faded with '1933' written in biro at head of spine. Browned endpapers. Signatures on tipped-in pre-title page (that has vertical crease) of Lee Savold, Jimmy Johnston and Bill Daley (Savold's Manager) View more info

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Nut Brown Maid and Nut Brown Mare

By: Hales, A. G.

Price: £45.00

Publisher: UK, Hodder & Stoughton: 1915

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022739

Condition: Very Good


812pp; small stain affecting the edge of the first 30 pages, otherwise VG. A novel, 15 of the 21 chapters relate to boxing. The dedication reads 'dedicated to the memory of Charley Mitchell who, before he went West, helped me to sketch out the chapters relating to the Making of a Real Champion'. Undated circa 1915. We have acquired a quality collection of Boxing Books from one of our customers. Please contact us by e-mail or phone if you wish to receive a list. View more info

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Romantic Career of Peter Jackson : His Fights Re-told

By: Hales, A. G.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: UK, Empire News Ltd: 1911

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022839

Condition: Fair


296pp. Soiled and rubbed covers. The spine is slightly turned. Age-tanned pages. View more info

The Champions of the American Prize Ring : A Complete History of the Heavy-Weight Champions of America, with their Battles and Portraits, Executed Expressly for this Book

By: HARDING William E.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: USA, Roger H. Hunt: 1993

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 019550

Condition: Fine


Originally pub. 1881. 72pp; illus. View more info

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Vince Foster: Omaha's Vicious Vincent

By: Hayes, Floyd; Blair, George

Price: £35.00

Publisher: USA, Privately Published: 1980

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 024337

Condition: Very Good


31pp; photocopied illustrations and typed and photopied content, stapled pale blue card covers. View more info

Sweet Thunder : The Life and Times of Sugar Ray Robinson

By: Haygood Wil

Price: £10.00

Publisher: USA, Alfred A. Knopf: 2009

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 017987

ISBN: 1400044979

Condition: VG


461pp; illus. light shelfwear to top edge of d/w. View more info

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The Private Lives of Famous Fighters

By: Helliwell, Arthur

Price: £15.00

Publisher: UK, Cedric Day: 1949

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 022716

Condition: Very Good


98pp; illus. Light shelfwear to boards, bottom corner slightly bumped. Dustjacket ccomplete with light soiling to rear. Short biographies of twelve UK boxers. We have acquired a quality collection of Boxing Books from one of our customers. Please contact us by e-mail or phone if you wish to receive a list. View more info

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Where are They Now? The Heroes of Yesteryear Autumn 1997

By: Herbert, Daniel

Price: £5.00

Publisher: UK, Boxing News: 1997

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 024044

Condition: Very Good


95pp. Small closed nick to top edge of front cover, repaired with clear tape. View more info

Boxing News Annual and Record Book 1974

By: Houston G.

Price: £6.50

Publisher: UK, Williams Magazine Pub.: 1974

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 015907

Condition: VG


160pp. Some light soiling to spine/rear. View more info

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"Mitt" The Story of Millard Barnes, Manager of Heavyweight Champion Leon Spinks

By: Howard, Roy

Price: £35.00

Publisher: UK, Vantage Press: 1978

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 024287

Condition: Very Good


81pp; illustrated. dustjacket has some light soiling with short closed tear bottom front. View more info

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Jackie Brown...the Man, the Myth, the Legend

By: Hughes Brian

Price: £12.00

Publisher: UK, Collyhurst & Moston Lads Club: 1996

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 024036

Condition: Very Good


263pp; illus. View more info

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Willie Pep "The Will o' the Wisp"

By: Hughes, Brian

Price: £48.00

Publisher: UK, Collyhurst and Moston Lads Club: 1997

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 024039

Condition: Very Good


354pp; illus. 'His fights were contests of sheer craftsmanship between the ropes. In the toughest, roughest 24' of space in the world he was a master craftsman, the like of which boxing followers will never be privileged to witness again. Pep carried boxing to a different level.' Signed 'Best Wishes' by author on flyleaf. View more info

British Boxing Yearbook 1987

By: Hugman B J.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: UK, Hamlyn: 1986

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 016269

ISBN: 0600550192

Condition: Fine


480pp. View more info

British Boxing Yearbook 1985

By: Hugman B J.

Price: £4.50

Publisher: UK, Newnes: 1984

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 016279

ISBN: 0600357651

Condition: Fine


544pp. View more info

The British Boxing Board of Control Yearbook 1998

By: Hugman B.

Price: £8.00

Publisher: UK, QAP: 1997

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 016400

ISBN: 185291582X

Condition: VG


Light creasing to front covers. 312pp. View more info