Refereeing 1,000 Fights. Reminiscences of Boxing … With Foreword by The Earl of Lonsdale. Boxing, Eugene Corri.

Refereeing 1,000 Fights. Reminiscences of Boxing … With Foreword by The Earl of Lonsdale.

London: C. Arthur Pearson, 1919.

Second Edition (first published in 1915 under the title Thirty Years a Boxing Referee). Illustrated, including a frontispiece portrait of Corri. 1 vols. 8vo. Original pictorial boards. Faint toning of spine, else a near fine copy. Uncommon. Hartley 417. Item #55910

These memoirs deal with many famous boxers who were active in the early part of the 20th century, including Johnny Summers, Carpentier, Fitzsimmons, Gunboat Smith, and others.

Price: $175.00