Hen Pearce. Boxiana; or Sketches of ancient and modern pugilis. G. Smeeton: London, 1812. Hen Pearce (1777-1809). Pugilist/Boxer. Known as 'the Game chicken'. A popular fighter, never beaten in compeition. Image taken from Boxiana; or Sketches of ancient and modern pugilism; from the days of the reowned Broughton and Slack, to the heroes of the present milling Ã¦ra! By One of the Fancy [i.e. Pierce Egan]. [With plates.] . Originally published/produced in G. Smeeton: London, 1812. Source: 7920.g.30, opposite 145. Language: English.
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