Lawn tennis, the Australian way.
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Lawn tennis, the Australian way. by Pollard, Jack.

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Published by Angus & Robertson in London .
Written in English

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  • Tennis

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Edition Notes

StatementDrawings by Will Mahony.
The Physical Object
Pagination[142] p.
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13576442M
OCLC/WorldCa10899662

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