British Boxing; Denzil Batchelor; Hardback; 1948 first edition; Collins Publishers, London. Book good condition, some discoloration inside covers.
"Boxing is the most international of all sports. The long, long road to the peaks emerges from the uncharted desert of the past a little to the north of Oxford Street, more than two centuries ago. There you would have found a pleasant eating-house famous for its sillabubs and strawberries..."