First Edition of Tennis For the Bloody Fun of It; Signed by Tennis Greats Roy Emerson and Rod Laver
Tennis for the Bloody Fun of It.
Laver, Rod & Roy Emerson with Barry Tarshis.$275.00
Item Number: 62087
New York: Quadrangle/ New York Times Book Company, 1976.
First edition of this instructional by tennis legends Laver and Emerson. Quarto, original cloth, illustrated. Lengthily inscribed by Rod Laver on the title page, “For John Roy and I enjoyed our carriers, and also writing this book Rod Laver 4-4-04.” Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light rubbing to the extremities. Written with Barry Tashis.