Edited by A.H.Fabian and Geoffrey Green with contributions from prominent football writers, originally published by The Caxton Publishing Company Limited in 1960, this is a 1961 reprint. Includes contributions from John Arlott, Danny Blanchflower, Tom Finney, Stanley Matthews and Billy Wright amongst others. Illustrated with photographs, (some in colour) and diagrams
Vol 1 covers history, laws and the amateur game;
Vol 2, how to play well, school, youth and university, the spectator and the football league;
Vol 3 , the F.A.Cup, personalities of the field of play, the organizers, Domestic Problems, "The Match I Remember", and the Pools;
Vol.4 Football in Scotland, Football in Wales and Ireland, British International Football, the growth of soccer abroad and the Olympic Games.
Four volumes in good used condition, bound in green cloth with black lettering and gold design, head of block coloured red. Foxing to a few pages.
Marking to boards and wear to spine. Marking to edge of block on Vol 1., Child's crayon scribbling on end papers and dog ears to Vol 4.