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MODERN TENNIS

MODERN TENNIS

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Tennis book. Jacobs (1908-97) was a world No.1 American tennis champion who won 10 Grand Slam titles in the 1930s. In 1933 she became the first woman to break with tradition by wearing men's shorts at Wimbledon.

First Edition. 8vo. xvi + 220pp. Portrait frontispiece. Original green boards. Contained in the original dust-wrapper, which is in very good condition. 

Date
1933
Publisher
Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill
Author
Helen Hull JACOBS

£75.00 (Code: 60411)

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