Oxford University Press. Humphrey Milford. London. 1924.
FIRST EDITION. Two volumes. Large 8vo. (11.3 x 7.9 inches). Fully illustrated throughout with 160 illustrations,many full page and including a colour frontispiece in volume one. Publishers dark blue cloth with triple blind ruled borders on boards. Gilt lettering to both spines. The cloth on both of the spines has faded to a mid brown but the gilt is still bright. ----- A cornerstone of any serious Tennis library. An expensive book when published, sales were slow and although only 800 sets were published in 1924, it is recorded in the OUP archive that by 1932 the order had been given to pulp about 380 copies that remained unsold.