DescriptionSelect illustrated excerpts from the 1832 first edition of "Pierce Egan's Book of Sports and Mirror of Life. . ." in which he discusses and reports on various British sports including boxing, horse races, rackets, and cock fights.
CitationEgan, Pierce. "Pierce Egan's Book of Sports" (excerpt). London: Printed for T.T. and J. Tegg and R. Griffin and Co. Glasgow, 1828. Courtesy Bentley Rare Book Museum