The Art of Lawn Tennis

by William T. Tilden

Publisher: Fredonia Books (NL)

Written in English
Cover of: The Art of Lawn Tennis | William T. Tilden
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Subjects:

  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Sports,
  • Tennis,
  • Sports & Recreation / Tennis
  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8843225M
    ISBN 101589633326
    ISBN 109781589633322

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The Lawn tennis manual Contributor Names Chadwick, Henry, , ed. Created / Published Book/Printed Material The art of lawn tennis, Also available in digital form. The Library of Congress does not own rights to material in its collections. Therefore, it does not license or charge permission fees for use of such material and cannot grant or deny permission to publish or otherwise distribute the material. Book/Printed Material Lawn tennis as a game of skill. The art of lawn tennis, Also available in. William Tatem Tilden II (Febru – June 5, ), nicknamed "Big Bill," was an American male tennis player. Tilden was the World No. 1 player for six years from through He won 14 Major singles titles, including ten Grand Slam events, one World Hard Court Championships and three professional was the first American to win Wimbledon, in Country (sports): United States. The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Print Collection, The New York Public Library. "Lawn tennis." The New York Public Library Digital Collections.

The Lawn Tennis Association (LTA) is the national governing body of tennis in Great Britain, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man. The organisation was founded in and seven-time Wimbledon champion William Renshaw was elected as its first on: National Tennis Centre in Roehampton.   Lawn Tennis in the U.S. in 7. RacquetsThe components of a tennis racquetinclude a handle, known as thegrip, connected to a neck which joins aroughly elliptical frame that holds amatrix of tightly pulled strings. 8. BallsTennis balls are of hollowrubber with a felt coating. 9. Manner of play The Art And Skill Of Lawn Tennis. Part 2. Description. This section is from the "The American Girl's Home Book of Work And Play" book, by Helen Campbell. Amazon: The American girl's home book of work and play. The Art And Skill Of Lawn Tennis. Part 2. 7. Forward play, underhand. 8. Back stroke.

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