** V Scarce ** The Square Circle Stories of The Prize Ring 1897 Poor Copy


1 in stock

Call us on 01254 247 874, if you would like to talk to us or order a book over the phone.

SKU: 253090421366 Categories: ,


John B McCormick  : The Square Circle Stories of the Prize Ring Being Macon’s Descriptions of Many Pugilistic Battles Fought With Bare Knuckles or Boxing Gloves,With Numerous Anecdotes of Famous fighters To Which is Added How To Be Young At Fifty A Treatise in the proper Method of Living of Great Value To All Men…. Assumed First Edition 1897 Published By Continental Publishing Company New York USA (Very Scarce title) No listings to be found online and Copac makes no mention of any copy held in the British or other UK Librariesn (see pictures others available on request) 

Condition Of Book: This is a Poor Copy his book in publisher’s original blue cloth with some fading to gold title lettering to spine and to the gold design to the upper cover.Contents are loose and mostly detached from the spine.Due to the extremely brittle and poor quality of paper used there are numerous small chips and tears to page edges.page are tanned,plates in reasonable condition however and there are some 21 in total.Seperated from joins at numerous places.It’s certainly in need of a professional re-bind.So there we have it a poor copy but of an extremely rare title with plates that feature George Dixon,Kid McCoy,Cobb,Dan Donnelly,John L Sullivan,Corbett and Mace and many more,8vo 274pp [1897]   


Postage: (Free Insurance Is Included)

1st Class:  Free (UK) Estimated 2 Working Days for delivery 

Air-Mail:    £6.50 (Europe) Estimated 6-12 working days for delivery 

Air-Mail:    £8.50 (Rest of the World) Estimated 7-14 working days for delivery


Paypal We are happy to send you a paypal invoice on completion of the sale

Please view my other books currently listed on E-Bay by visiting our E-Bay Shop

NB Please note USA is Now World Zone 3 with Increased Charges Applied from 1st July

Air-Mail Approx 7-14 Days is now £15.95

Additional information

Weight 0.70 kg