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Big Bill Tilden - the Triumphs and the Tragedy by Frank Deford - First Edition - 1976 - from Washburn Books (SKU: 010226)

Big Bill Tilden - the Triumphs and the Tragedy

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Big Bill Tilden - the Triumphs and the Tragedy

by Frank Deford

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  • good
  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Good/Good
ISBN 10
0671222546
ISBN 13
9780671222543
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New York: Simon & Schuster, 1976 Biography which grew from a two-part magazine series written for Sports Illustrated in 1975. Story of the American tennis player who was voted the most outstanding athlete of the first half of the 20th century but was later ostracised due to his criminal convictions for homosexuality. 286pp with index. 16 pages of black and white photographs. Some bumping to spine and corners, spine slanted and top edges foxed, otherwise good copy. Unclipped DJ creased and edgeworn with a few small tears.. First Edition. Blue Cloth Boards. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

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Bookseller
Washburn Books GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
010226
Title
Big Bill Tilden - the Triumphs and the Tragedy
Author
Frank Deford
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Jacket condition
Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0671222546
ISBN 13
9780671222543
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1976
Bookseller catalogs
Biography; Sport;
Size
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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