Inscribed

Fighting For Fun. The Scrapbook of … Amateur Heavyweight Champion of the World.

New York: Macmillan, 1943.

Third edition. 278 pp. Illustrated. 1 vols. 8vo. Inscribed. Cloth. Fine in chipped dust jacket. Hartley 568. Item #51747

Author won Olympic Heavyweight Title in 1920, was Rhodes Scholar, sparred with Dempsey and Tunney, never turned professional, was Chairman of N.Y. State Athletic Commission. Inscribed “To Derrick Atkinson, my friend with the hope that as my sparring partner he will get as much out of boxing as I did... Eddie Eagan Major A. C. Nov. 25, 1943 Washington, D.C.”.

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