First Edition of The Education of A Tennis Player; Inscribed by Tennis Great Rod Laver
The Education of a Tennis Player.
Laver, Rod with Bud Collins.$400.00
Item Number: 70031
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1971.
First edition of the tennis great’s autobiography. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated. Inscribed by Rod Laver on the title page. Fine in a near fine dust jacket with light rubbing.
The Education of a Tennis Player is filled with suspenseful matches and memorable portraits of the tennis giants. Laver met and played against: Hoad, Rosewall, Roche, and a whole chapter on the Laver himself.