Synopses & Reviews
Tennis is the perfect gift for devotees of the sport, whether they take up the racquet themselves or enjoy the action from courtside. Inside an elegant case with a ribbon closure are two volumes that offer leisurely enjoyment between matches.
Nostalgia traces the story of hard court and lawn tennis from their medieval beginnings up to today's highly competitive world-class game. Legendary players and tournaments come to life in text and memorabilia that evoke the game's romantic past. Playing the Game provides a valuable survey of the equipment, rules, and etiquette of tennis, including practical advice on basic technique.
Table of Contents
1 Nostalgia -- 2 Playing the game.