Volumes one to four of "Association Football and the men who made it" by Alfred Gibson and William Pickford 1909 published by the Caxton publishing company, all hardback in excellent condition.
'Association Football and the Men who Made It' was published in four sumptuous volumes in 19056. The authors, Alfred Gibson and William Pickford, were two football insiders who celebrated the game which others had labelled a mania but they recognized as one of the wonders of modern times. The book was dedicated to all who loved the game and was intended as a monument for the men who have made it. It was a celebration of all football, the recreational as well as the spectacular, amateurs and professionals, those who looked on and those who played