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Full title: "Clic Camena Angel Deod OR THE SPORTS AND PASTIMES OF THE PEOPLE OF ENGLAND: RURAL AND DOMESTIC RECREATIONS, MAY-GAMES, MUMMERIES, PAGEANTS, PROCESSIONS, AND POMPOUS SPECTACLE, FROM THE EARLIEST PERIOD TO THE PRESENT TIME: ILLUSTRATED BY Engravings selected from the Ancient Paintings; IN WHICH ARE REPRESENTED MOST OF THE POPULAR DIVERSIONS."
by Joseph Strutt
Published by T. Bensley, Bolt Court, Fleet Street, London, 1810 (second—and better—edition)

Gorgeous original 210+-year-old, hand-coloured engravings of English sports and pastimes through the ages.

The sheet size is approximately 9 inches wide by 11.5 inches high.

Printed on laid paper with the occassional J Whatman watermark (not chain laid). Light text offsetting present on most plates.
Mild grubbiness in the margins of most plates, occassional foxing. Please click on thumbnails for enlarged view of each plate.
(PLEASE NOTE: THE ENTIRE SHEET IS TOO LARGE FOR A COMPLETE SCAN, THUS THE MARGINS DO NOT APPEAR COMPLETE, BUT ARE.

Hunting


Pl. I

Hunting

$50

Hunting


Pl. II

Hunting

$50

Hawking


Pl. III

Hawking

$50

Archery and Slinging


Pl. IV

Archery and Slinging

Archery


Pl. V

Archery

$50

Wrestling


Pl. VI

Wrestling

$50

Games with a Ball


Pl. VII

Games with a Ball

$40

Bat and Ball


Pl. VIII

Bat and Ball

$50

The Quintain


Pl. IX

The Quintain

$50

The Quintain


Pl. X

The Quintain

$50

Quintain


Pl. XI

Quintain

$50

Tilting at the Ring &c


Pl. XII

Tilting at the Ring &c

$50

Justing (jousting)


Pl. XIII

Justing
(Jousting)

$50

Tournament


Pl. XIV

Tournament

$50

Justs (Jousts)


Pl. XV

Justs (Jousts)

$50

Mummeries


Pl. XVI

Mummeries

Saxon Gleemen


Pl. XVII

Saxon Gleemen

$50

Dancing


Pl. XVIII

Dancing

$50

Tumbling


Pl. XIX

Tumbling

$50

Dancing, Leaping &c


Pl. XX

Dancing, Leaping &c

$50

Balancing


Pl. XXI

Balancing

$50

Tutored Bears


Pl. XXII

Tutored Bears

$50

Tutored Animals


Pl. XXIII

Tutored Animals

$50

Tricks taught to Horses


Pl. XXIV

Tricks taught to Horses

$50

Animals Imitated


Pl. XXV

Animals Imitated

$50

Prize Fighting


Pl. XXVI

Prize Fighting

$50

Bowling


Pl. XXVII

Bowling

Kayles


Pl. XXVIII

Kayles

$50

Music


Pl. XXIX

Music

$50

chess


Pl. XXX

Chess, Dice, Board Games

Cards


Pl. XXXI

Cards

$50

Children's Games


Pl. XXXIII

Children's Games

$35
*see condition

Hoodman Blind


Pl. XXXIV

Hoodman Blind

$35
*see condition

Hot Cockles &c


Pl. XXXV

Hot Cockles &c

$35
*see condition

Games unknown


Pl. XXXVI

Games unknown

$35
*see condition

Games unknown (2)


Pl. XXXVII

Games unknown

$35
*see condition

Games unknown (3)


Pl. XXXVIII

Games unknown

$35
*see condition

Games unknown (4)


Pl. XXXIX

Games unknown

$35
*see condition

Thousands of original Sporting prints