Tom Spring

Tom Spring

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Description

Tom Spring was an extremely elegant fighter who swept all before him in the 1820's. The pupil of another legendary fighter, Thomas Cribb, he defeated Bill Neat at Andover in 1823 to become Champion of All England.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 308 pages
  • 124 x 198 x 10mm | 300g
  • The History Press Ltd
  • Stroud, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • 075242940X
  • 9780752429403

Review quote

'Hurley has made an important contribution to the annals of the sport that deserves a wide audience.' - Independent Book of the Week; 'Read Jon Hurley's vivid fight analyses in Tom Spring: Bare-knuckle Champion of All England. His descriptions - some borrowed from writers of the day, some his own - often poetic.' - The Timesshow more

About Jon Hurley

A life-long boxing fan, Jon Hurley lives not far from Fownhope - the birthplace of Tom Spring.show more

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