The Noble Art - T. B. ShepherdHollis & Carte, 1950, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good - in Good DJ. DJ generally tatty, with small tear in front and top of spine with some loss. Cover a little grubby.
This is a practical anthology - not just a pastime. It gives a good deal of sound advice and precept for actual practitioners of the Noble Art of boxing.Recalled are most of the famous fights from the days of bare fists to our own time in eye-witness accounts. Fiction, too, has yielded gems of description from David Copperfield and Tom Brown onwards. The compiler, has fought and taught for many years and has read, written and dreamt about Boxing for many more.