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Tennis beyond the strokes

Dudley Georgeson

Tennis beyond the strokes

attitudes, use of strokes, tactics, fitness

by Dudley Georgeson

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Published by D. Georgeson, P. Allberry in Wheathampstead .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith a chapter on short tennis by Penny Allberry.
ContributionsAllberry, Penny.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14540019M

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