“THE MANLY ART OF BOXING”:1823 BOXIANA, WITH FINE ENGRAVED PLATES
EGAN, Pierce. Boxiana. London, 1823. Five volumes.
Early edition of this boxing classic, with 50 engraved plates, including an engraved vignette title page in Volume I, 45 portraits, and four folding plates of boxing matches, handsomely bound by Bayntun. $3000.