Book - The Original Rules of Tennis

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Published in association with the All England Lawn Tennis Club, this book examines the history of the rules of tennis from their first codification to the present day. Included is a fascinating introduction by John Barrett, who played in twenty-one consecutive Wimbledon Championships, that looks at the circumstances of the composition of the first rules, their scope, and evolution. The Original Rules of Tennis is a must for spectators and players alike.
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Published in association with the All England Lawn Tennis Club, this book examines the history of the rules of tennis from their first codification to the present day. Included is a fascinating introduction by John Barrett, who played in twenty-one consecutive Wimbledon Championships, that looks at the circumstances of the composition of the first rules, their scope, and evolution. The Original Rules of Tennis is a must for spectators and players alike.

  • Hardback
  • 59 pages
  • Published in 2010
  • Product code: 9781851243181