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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Shearman, Montague, 1857-1930.
Athletics and football.
London : Longmans, Green, 1889
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Montague Shearman; Richard Everhard Webster Alverstone, viscount; Walter Rye
|Notes:||On cover: The badminton library.
|Description:||xxiv, 408 pages, 6 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm|
|Contents:||The history of athletic sports in England --
A modern championship meeting --
Running and runners --
Walking and walkers --
Jumping, weight-putting, etc. --
Athletic meetings --
Athletic government --
Football : history --
The School games --
The Rugby Union game --
The Association game --
Football as a sport --
Paper-chasing and cross-country.
|Series Title:||Badminton library of sports and pastimes.|
|Responsibility:||by Montague Shearman with a contribution on paper chasing by W. Rye and an introduction by Sir Richard Webster ; with numerous engravings after Stanley Berkeley and instantaneous photographs by G. Mitchell.|