New York: Doubleday & Company, 1946. 1st. Hardcover. SIGNED by Cooke on ffep. 8vo. 247 pp. Illustrated with unique "action" black & white photographs which show Cooke actually making forehand, backhand, and other strokes. Green cloth in green photo-illustrated dustjacket. Near fine (light wear to extremities; offsetting from dustjacket flaps) in very good dustjacket (fading to spine; wear to extremities; triangle crease to upper rear edge). Item #15090
The author first won the National Girls' Singles tournament in 1928 and since that time won more national championships (37) than any other woman player.