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Writing the Prizefight : Pierce Egan's Boxiana World

Author: David Snowdon
Publisher: New York : Peter Lang, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Focusing on the literary contribution made by the pugilistic writing of Pierce Egan, this book explores the metropolitan and sporting jargon used by the diverse range of characters that inhabited  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Snowdon, David.
Writing the Prizefight.
New York : Peter Lang, 2013
(DLC) 2013016671
(OCoLC)844245281
Named Person: Pierce Egan; Pierce Egan; Pierce Egan
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Snowdon
ISBN: 9783035304855 3035304858
OCLC Number: 853455296
Description: 1 online resource (pages cm.)
Contents: Contents: The Rise in Popularity of Pugilism and its Reporting - Flash!: The Language of the Metropolis and the Prize Ring - Sporting Theatre: Spectacle and Social Dynamics - The Nation - Military and Moral - Enlivening Reality: The Egan Touch - Post-Fight Observations.
Responsibility: David Snowdon.
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