1850.23

From Protoball
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Chronologies
Scroll.png

Prominent Milestones

Misc BB Firsts
Add a Misc BB First

About the Chronology

Add a Chronology Entry
Open Queries
Open Numbers
Most Aged

English Novel Briefly Mentions Base-Ball

Salience Noteworthy
Tags Fiction
Location England
Game Base Ball, Cricket
Age of Players Adult
Text

"Emma, drawing little Charles toward her, began a confidential conversation with him on the subject of his garden and companions at school, and the comparative merits of cricket and base-ball."

Sources

 Catherine Anne Hubback, The Younger Sister, Volume I (London, Thomas Newby 1850), page 166. Provided by David Block, 2/27/2008. Mrs. Hubback was the niece of Jane Austen.

Comment Edit with form to add a comment
Query Edit with form to add a query
Submitted by David Block

Expression error: Unexpected > operator.


Comments

<comments voting="Plus" />