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Egan, Pierce, 1772–1849

New series of boxiana : being the only original and complete lives of the boxers ... / by Pierce Egan.

London : Published by George Virtue, Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row, Bath Street, Brisol, and St. Vincent Street, Liverpool, 1828-1829.
Physical Description:
2 volumes : illustrations ; 23 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
GV1121 .E333 1828
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Includes indexes.
Engravings by J. Rogers and R. Cooper; after C. Ingham and George Sharples.
"C. Baynes, printer, Duke-Street, Lincoln's-Inn Fields."--Volume 1, foot of page 676.
BEIN NLn33 823ea: Garvan Sporting Collection.
BEIN 1994 336: From the collection of Herbert B. Lazarus; original wrappers bound in which are variant of NLn33 823ea.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary maroon three-quarter morocco, and maroon cloth. Original wrappers bound in. Bookplate: Henry C. Taylor. Publisher's advertisements: [2] pages at end of volume 2. Uniformly bound with volumes 1-3 of Boxiana, or, Sketches of ancient and modern pugilism (1823-1829). Spines numbered: IV and V.
Hartley has a very clear description of the relation of these volumes to Egan's first three volumes of Boxiana published 1818-1821.
Includes index.
Hartley, R.A. Boxing books, 587
Magriel, P.D. Boxing, 18C
Subject Terms:
Boxing -- Biography.
Boxing -- England -- Biography.
Boxing -- England -- History.
Boxing -- History.
Boxing matches -- England.
Garvan Sporting collection.
Lazarus, Herbert B. -- Ownership.
Taylior, Henry C. -- Bookplate.
Engravings -- 1828-1829.
Publishers' advertisements.
Cooper, Robert, active 1795-1836, engraver.
Egan, Pierce, 1772-1849. Boxiana.
Ingham, Charles Cromwell, 1796-1863, illustrator.
Rogers, John, approximately 1808-approximately 1888, engraver.
Sharples, George, 1787-1849, illustrator.
Virtue, George, 1793?-1868, publisher.
Baynes, Charles, active 1820-1834, printer.

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