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Treatise on the game of the ball ...

Antonio Scaino

Treatise on the game of the ball ...

by Antonio Scaino

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Published by Raquetier Productions in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Court tennis.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Antonio Scaino ; (translated by P.A. Negretti).
    SeriesBow Brand library
    ContributionsNegretti, P. A.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV1003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination200p. :
    Number of Pages200
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21923292M
    ISBN 100950849901, 095084991X

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