Methods and Players of Modern Lawn Tennis by Parmly Paret


This second edition of a comprehensive volume explores the techniques of the game and showcases the methods employed by notable U.S. players of the time, such as Tilden, Johnston, and Williams. The book is a large 8vo, containing xxiv + 399 pages. It features an original green cloth cover with gilt lettering and decoration on the front cover and spine. A photogravure frontispiece adds visual appeal, while numerous black and white photographic plates provide extensive illustrations. There is some slight bumping and edgewear, but overall, the book is in good condition.