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British sports and pastimes. 1868

by Anthony Trollope

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Published by Virtue, Virtue and Yorston in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horses,
  • Sports -- Great Britain

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Anthony Trollope.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV75 .T84
    The Physical Object
    Pagination322 p. ;
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23283091M
    LC Control Number05024284
    OCLC/WorldCa6753361

    As early as Anthony Trollope warned that sports have a most serious influence on the lives of a vast proportion of Englishmen of the upper and middle classes. It is almost rare to find a man under forty who is not a votary of one of them; — and among most men Cited by: 2. About This Edition: This Kindle edition is very well formatted with more then 40 illustrations. About Book: This book is a key source for information on leisure time activities in 'Olde England,' including sports, hunting, games, dancing, gymnastics, music, festivals including Christmas and May Day and customs such as Mumming, The Boy Bishop, and The Lord of Misrule/5(3).

    The Sports and Pastimes of the People of England; Including the Rural and Domestic Recreations, May Games, Mummeries, Shows, Processions, Pageants, and Pompous Spectacles, From the Earliest Period to the Present Time. Details about Canadian Sports Pastimes Henry Buckton Laurence Print #XIX RARE. Vintage Print 12 Bird New York Duck Mallard art Book Page Plate. $ $ + Shipping. Vintage Print 10 Bird New York Duck art Book Page Plate. Vintage BIRD PRINT,,WHITE STORK,History British Birds, $ Shipping Seller Rating: % positive.

      sports and nationalism is nothing new, and as the book British Sports and Pastimes points out, the British hope “that English sports may remain as long as England remains”. Sports were engrained in national culture in , and are astronomically more so now. The winner of the gold prize in was Mr. Eustace H. Miles, and of the silver prize Major A. Cooper Key. In addition to the court at Lord's there are two at Prince's-a social club established for the practice of tennis and racquets in and two at the Queen's Club, West Kensington, which was founded in for the practice of these games and of lawn tennis.


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