Publisher: P r m Publishers, London;
Date of Publication: 1962
Stock Code: 4777
FIRST EDITION. Small octavo. 219 pp. 7 full-page photographic plates. Book Condition: Very Good. Jacket Condition: Good. Publishers' green cloth with gilt titles to spine in price-clipped pictorial dust-jacket. Spine tips lightly rubbed with head of spine sunned (very edge only); endpapers toned otherwise contents clean and bright. No annotation or inscriptions.Jacket lightly soiled to white panels with nicks & creases to edge, very minor loss head of spine and 1-inch closed tear at upper front joint.
Features the great fights and fighters of the 1940s and 50s including luminaries of the boxing fraternity like Joe Louis, Henry Cooper and Sugar Ray Robinson. Each chapter is devoted to a famous boxer or notable contest. Scarce title, particularly in the fragile jacket. Hartley, p 233.