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The Sporting Life: Victorian Sports and Games
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The Sporting Life: Victorian Sports and Games (Hardback)

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This lively and intriguing study looks at the way sports both reflected and shaped Victorian society.* Excerpts from 19th-century English writings on sports allow the Victorians speak in their own words about the meaning of sports in their lives * Illuminating and entertaining illustrations of many aspects of Victorian sports include humorous spoofs on sports from Punch magazine* A glossary explains the sometimes arcane terms used in Victorian sports

Nancy Fix Anderson is professor emerita of history at Loyola University New Orleans.

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