The Rules of Association Football 1863 Book Signed by Sir Bobby Charlton and Melvyn Bragg
The Rule Book of The FA from 1863 is one of the most important books ever published – according to the writer and broadcaster Melvyn Bragg. The rule book Is personally signed by Sir Bobby Charlton & Melvyn Bragg.
The FA which records the first time that anyone put pen to paper and wrote down the fundamental tenets of football, such as the definition of a free kick or the length of a regulation football pitch. When these rules were originally published, it became possible for everyone, everywhere to play the same game, and it was this that enabled the `beautiful game’ to become the worldwide force it is today.
The book has been very clearly signed in black permanent pen. The book is very Limited Edition. This copy is number 146 out of only 300 copies. It comes enclosed in a box.
Great collectors item.
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