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Ladies of the court

Virginia Wade

Ladies of the court

a century of women at Wimbledon

by Virginia Wade

  • 358 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Atheneum in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women tennis players -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementVirginia Wade with Jean Rafferty.
    ContributionsRafferty, Jean.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV994.A1 W33 1984
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p., [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3186460M
    ISBN 100689114680
    LC Control Number83046158
    OCLC/WorldCa11146649

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