Lot 1453:
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'Match Play and The Spin of the Ball'. William T. Tilden 2nd. U.S.A. American Lawn Tennis, New York, first edition 1925. Publisher's blue cloth with gilt to front and spine. Minor wear to head and foot of spine, slight breaking to front internal hinge, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: unsold
William 'Big Bill' Tilden won fourteen major tennis titles including ten Grand Slams in the 1920s
Lot 1454:
Lot 1454
Tennis and Wimbledon 1920s-1950s. A mixed selection of ephemera relating to tennis and the Wimbledon Championships, including official programmes, three press photographs, advertising and magazine cuttings for the period. Some items laid down to card. Some faults, overall in good condition
Estimate: £30/40
Hammer price: £10

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