Item #333545 University Foot-Ball: The Play of Each Position Treated by a College Expert. James R. Church.
University Foot-Ball: The Play of Each Position Treated by a College Expert
University Foot-Ball: The Play of Each Position Treated by a College Expert

University Foot-Ball: The Play of Each Position Treated by a College Expert.

NY: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1893.

First edition. Plates. [8], 133pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Publisher's brown ribbed cloth gilt. Spine chipped with some loss, hinges starting Item #333545

One of the earliest books on American college football. Includes chapters by William Mann Irvine: "The Wedge: Its Development and Use"; Frank Walton Hallowell: "The End-Rusher"; Wallace Charles Winter: "The Tackle."; Hector William Cowan: "The Guard"; George, William James George: "Centre-Rush."; Edgar Allan Poe [Poe's grand nephew], "Quarter-back."; James Parrish Lee "Half-back."; and William Tillinghast Bull, "Full-back."

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