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Title The Boy's Book of Sports and Games containing Rules and Directions for the Practice of the Principal Recreative Amusements of Youth. By Uncle Charles.
Section Consumption and Leisure
Date 1850
Document Type Printed Book
Library/Archive Bodleian Library, University of Oxford
Reference Vet. A6. f. 323
Author (Gender) male
Publisher Henry Allman
Place of Publication London
Names Uncle Charles; Henry Sears
Topics masculinity, sport, rules, children, illustrations, rackets (pp6-7){image number 11}, fives (pp7-8){image number 11}, football (p9){image number 12}, golf (pp9-10){image number 12}, gymnastics (pp19-27){image number 17}, cricket (pp29-51){image number 24}, archery (pp52-61){image number 36}, fishing, angling (pp62-85){image number 41}, swimming (pp86-104){image number 55}, skating (pp105-119){image number 68}, rowing (pp120-138){image number 76}, riding (pp139-157){image number 85}, fencing (pp158-175){image number 95}, magic tricks, conjuring (pp176-183){image number 105}
Copyright Bodleian Library, University of Oxford