The story of the Davis cup
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The story of the Davis cup by Alan Trengove

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Published by S. Paul in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementAlan Trengove, in association with the International Tennis Federation.
ContributionsInternational Tennis Federation.
LC ClassificationsGV999 .T73 1985
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 577 p., [32] p. of plates :
Number of Pages577
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2308206M
ISBN 100091598605
LC Control Number86185010

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