Facebook
Twitter

Cricket in the Eighteenth Century

Cricket in the Eighteenth Century American History Awesome Radio - Narrated Stories Sports Social Studies

The First Worcester Edition of A Little Pretty Pocket-Book, Intended for the Instruction and Amusement of Little Master Tommy, and Pretty Miss Polly includes this picture and description of 18th-century cricket.

Click on the image to view an expanded version.


Media Credits

Published by Isaiah Thomas, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1787.  Image, Library of Congress.

To cite this story (For MLA citation guidance see easybib or OWL ):

"Cricket in the Eighteenth Century" AwesomeStories.com. Oct 07, 2013. Oct 22, 2017.
       <https://www.awesomestories.com/asset/view/Cricket-in-the-Eighteenth-Century/1>.
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Awesome Stories Silver or Gold Membership Required
Show tooltips