Guide to the Research Collections

- SECTION -- III -- THE SOCIAL SCIENCES
- PART ONE
- 41 -- SPORTS AND GAMES
- Boxing

Boxing

Among the items presented by Herbert Bayard Swope in 1951 are early works on boxing, including extremely rare The Fancy; Or True Sportsman's Guide (1826), in two volumes, Pierce Egan's Boxiana (1812-29), and Pancratia: Or A History of Pugilism (1812).5