Hardcover book 100 Years Of Wimbledon, by Lance Tingay. First edition. One of 100 specially bound copies marking the centenary of the Lawn Tennis Championships. Signed by Fred Perry on special limitations page “Brilliant! Fred Perry”. Numbered 45 of 100 copies. Bound in full green morocco by Weatherby Woolnough, with gilt embossed lettering and decoration, marbled endpapers and all edges gilt. Illustrated with black and white photographs.
In fine condition, previous owner’s bookplate affixed at top corner of first free end page, lacks original marbled slipcase.