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A Newspaper History of Boxing: Personalised Book

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Delivery InformationFrom: 26th Jan

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Via newspaper clippings from the past, you can relive the invigorating history of boxing. 

  • Personalise with any Name and Message
  • Handbound hardback covers
  • A4 and A3 editions available with colour pages from 2006 onwards
  • Option to present in a luxurious gift box
  • Incredible newspaper coverage from 1910 to 2016

Relive the history of boxing through newspaper clippings in this personalised boxing history book. With coverage beginning in 1910, a time when Jack Johnson ruled the world, this exciting piece of boxing memorabilia takes you back over a century, revisiting all the greatest moments from Caesar’s Palace, Madison Square Garden, Wembley and many more, right up until the present day.

For the first half of the 20th century, professional boxing was all about the heavyweights. Jack Johnson, Jack Dempsey and Max Schmeling turned boxing into one of the most popular sports in the world, and became legends in the process. The first man to truly pave the way for the lighter competitors was Sugar Ray Robinson, who clocked up 173 wins as a welterweight and middleweight over a 25-year pro career, losing only one of his first 131 fights. That first man to beat him was Jake LaMotta, and man who would become as famous for his antics outside of the ring as in it.

In the 60s, the self-proclaimed “Greatest” Muhammad Ali became one of the most famous people on the planet following his legendary Rumble in the Jungle and Thrilla in Manila victories over George Foreman and Joe Frazier respectively. In the 80s, there was the “Fabulous Four”, as Sugar Ray Leonard, Roberto Duran, Marvin Hagler and Thomas Hearns formed the greatest quartet of rivals ever assembled. And then came Tyson, the so-called “Baddest Man on the Planet”, whose legacy as the youngest heavyweight champion of all time was marred by jail time and an infamous ear-biting incident with Evander Holyfield, who would himself go on to become the only man to win the heavyweight title on four separate occasions.

In the 21st century, the UK has enjoyed something of a renaissance in boxing, with Ricky Hatton, Joe Calzaghe, David Haye and Anthony Joshua just some of the names managing to claw column inches away from superstars such as Floyd Mayweather, Manny Pacquiao and the Klitschko brothers.

Take a look at the contents to see which historic moments are captured.

Your Personalised Boxing Book

Our sports books are available in a variety of covers, all of which can be customised accordingly. Each book features your recipient’s name and a special message of your choice printed on the opening title page in the form of a certificate. You can also emboss their name onto the front cover. Finally, a luxury gift box is available to complete the gift.

Check your personalisation: accents and other symbols cannot be used unless otherwise stated.

Sports Book Cover Options

Along with the black and white reprinted reports, all editions include colour pages, where available from 2006 onwards:

  • A4 Cover in Brown Leatherette – Any name can be embossed on the cover for ÂŁ5.
  • A3 Cover in Brown Leatherette – Any name can be embossed on the cover for ÂŁ5.
  • A3 Cover in Black Luxury Leather – Any name is embossed on the cover for FREE.

Further Information

Our Personalised Sports Books are unofficial products and are in no way affiliated with any event unless specifically stated.

When entering your personalisation, please note that accents, emojis and other symbols can’t be used as our system doesn’t support these. Make sure to double check your spelling!

🌲 Our books are made from responsibly sourced paper from FSC (Forest Stewardship Council) certified paper manufacturers. 🌎

310mm
boxing flat
380mm

See what our customers have to say

Rated 5 out of 5

based on 11 reviews

In The Book wouldn’t be here without its terrific customers. That’s why we care about what you have to say.

We’re constantly researching new materials to create more personalised books, so what you think matters! Tell us your feedback. From finding the book you were looking for to how easy your chosen book was to personalise – every little detail is important, so we can perfect your shopping experience the next time you return!

anni46 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

great book fantastic quality excellent service and very rapid speedy delivery would recommend to my friends

Olga Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Fantastic! Very happy with the book! Have already recommended your website to my friends.

Adne Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Amazing gift for every boxing lover. Either birthday gift, x-mas or New Years. Includes articles from 1910 until recent ones, where the reader learns the history, big names and the outcome of every fight.

mog01 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

brilliant gift for my 90 year old uncle, he absolutely loves it. Interesting and unique and great service/delivery too.

joebloggs Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

beautiful gift. so very pleased with the quality and the contents. It was well recieved.

elvire Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Very pleased with this unusual gift which I have bought for my husband and I know it will give him many happy hours of reminiscing.

Pkjj Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

My husband is a boxing fanatic and I wanted to get him something special from our 1 year old son for Christmas! I cannot wait to see his face when he sees this gift! Such high quality and the embossed writing and personalised message looks great!Thanks!

Wiffy Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Excellent product. Was unique. The recipient was delighted and said they had never seen anything like it .

Allie Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

I absolutely love this book, I have bought this as a gift for my boxing mad boyfriend and can't wait to give it to him! It came within 2 days of me placing the order and the quality is so much better than I was expecting! Thank you very much! A happy customer :D

kitty1 Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 29 Aug 2018

Arrived really quickly, good quality, printing a little out of line bit still looked goodA fantastic present and is something specialThank you

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Easy to order and delighted with the book.

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Claire Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 23 Jan 2021

Absolutely beautiful keepsake for my…

Absolutely beautiful keepsake for my daughters 5th birthday in March!! Excellent personalisation, something beautiful for her to keep for years to come!! The book is massive and worth every single penny!!

Marilyn Luckhurst Trustpilot product review 3 star rating 23 Jan 2021

Pleased with quick delivery

Pleased with quick delivery, lovely story for my Great Grandson who is 2half years old. Disapointed with the actual quality overall for the price you charged, regarding the quality of the thiness of the paper. Was expecting thicker pages.

Sarah Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 22 Jan 2021

90th Birthday Gift

We bought this for a relative's 90th Birthday present who lives in the south of England and as we live in the north it was delivered directly to him. It arrived on the day of his Birthday and he was absolutely delighted with it. He wouldn't have been happier if we'd given him ÂŁ1,000. Thank you so much for a unique gift

Becks Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 22 Jan 2021

I wanted to get my daughter something

I wanted to get my daughter something special for her birthday and In The Book did not disappoint! I bought her a personalised princess book which was great because it allowed me to put a picture of her inside and a special birthday message. When it arrived it came in a keepsake Disney box. My daughter absolutely loves it! I would highly recommend In The Book because they provide a fast delivery service and quality products.

US Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 21 Jan 2021

Loved the book!

Loved the book!! Perfect

peter wayte Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 21 Jan 2021

Not much to say except perfection from…

Not much to say except perfection from start to finish.

Sarah Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 21 Jan 2021

Excellent Keepsake Gift

Lovely book. Went for the more expensive blue cover but definitely worth it. Looks great and I'm sure my dad will love it!

Das Korotania Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 21 Jan 2021

Lovely book thank you

Lovely book thank you, it has brought a smile to my niece’s face...came in excellent condition and very well made.

catherine compston Trustpilot product review 5 star rating 20 Jan 2021

Got this for my da for this 60th…

Got this for my da for this 60th birthday... he will absolutely love it.. thanks

Joan McKnight Trustpilot product review 2 star rating 20 Jan 2021

The gold lettering on the front of the…

The gold lettering on the front of the book is patchy. The presentation box is of poor quality.

  • In the Book Team 21 Jan 2021

    Thank you for your review.

    We do apologise that you have received your item in this way.

    Please email our Customer Service Team on [email protected] and a member of the team will be happy to look into this further for you.

    Please do accept our apologies for the inconvenience caused.

    Kind Regards,
    The In The Book Team

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