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18th century boxing... Daniel Mendoza... Botany-Bay...
Item # 591846
January 15, 1790
THE MORNING POST & DAILY ADVERTISER, London, January 15, 1790
* two boxing related articles... including the mention of Mendoza (Daniel Mendoza, noted 18th century Jewish boxer)
* Mention of Botany-Bay and convicts
Pages 2 and 3 both have articles related to 18th century boxing, one of which includes a mention of Mendoza, the famed Jewish boxer. Page 2 also has the mention of ships full of convicts headed for Botany-Bay having been given their final orders.
Other news of the day with period advertising are present throughout. The issue is complete in 4 pages and is in very good condition.
Category: The 1600's and 1700's