Bettinson, A F & Bennison, B Famous Fights and Fighters
Publisher: The World’s Work, Kingswood;
Date of Publication: 1937
Stock Code: 4771
Undated . Softcover. Quarto. 128 pp. Head and tail-piece illustrations throughout. Book Condition: Good. Pictorial card wraps. Covers surface soiled and a little creased to edge with 1-inch splits joints and minor loss at upper corners. Small brown adhesive tape ghost marks to rear and a couple of small rust stains. A little minor rusting at staples inside; light foxing to inner front cover and title page, with small nick & associated soiling at top corner of title page corresponding with corner loss to cover, otherwise contents clean. No annotation or inscriptions.
An unusually good example of this fragile and scarce title, which includes the history of the Lonsdale Belt and articles on Tommy Burns, Jack Johnson and Jack Petersen.