Ths site contains volumes of The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes. It is a series of books published between 1885 and 1920, covering major sports and pastimes of the era.
This site was set up to allow better access to the Badminton Library.
On this site, you will not find information on the sport of badminton (using a racket and shuttle). This sport was named after Badminton House, where the editor of the Badminton Library lived.
Contributions and comments are welcome, just contact the maintainer.