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The Story of The Davis Cup

Trengove, Alan in Association with the International Tennis Federation

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ISBN 10: 0091598605 / ISBN 13: 9780091598600
Published by Stanley Paul, London, 1985
Condition: Good Hardcover
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Black cover with silver lettering on spine. minor bumping to cover at spine and corners, chip out of inside front cover and tape marking. same on rear inside cover. otherwise in good condition. Book itself has aged darkened pages, but clear and clean pages with no marks at all. Tight binding. EX LIBRARY BOOK with Ex libris label on front ffep, discard stamp on title page. D/jin blue with colour photo Davis Cup winner. Minor wear to cover with bumping to spine and corners, some minor creasing. Rear d/j cover flap torn. Archiaval covering for protection and enhancement. Book has results of all matches played , Includes index. Bibliography: p. viii-ix. . This book traces the spirit of the competition from its Anglo-American origins to a huge spawning showcase boasting seventy-two contestant nations over the years. The book contains 577 printed pages with black and white illustrations. SPECIAL POSTAL RATES APPLY DUE TO WEIGHT OF BOOK - please inquire. Shipping weight - 1280 grms packed. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 000647

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Title: The Story of The Davis Cup

Publisher: Stanley Paul, London

Publication Date: 1985

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good

Edition: First Edition.

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In this text the author traces the spirit of the Davis Cup, the premier teams' event of the International Tennis Federation, from its Anglo-American origins to a showcase boasting 72 contestant nations over the years.

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YA Trengrove has exhaustively researched the history of the Davis Cupthe players, the matches, the changes. He emphasizes the sportsmanship that pervades the contest as in no other tennis tournament, and certainly sportsmanship is a quality to be encouraged in modern life. The style is a bit dry, but the photographs and anecdotes lighten the tale. Tennis fanatics will be interested in the details of the United States men's team since 1900.
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