OFF THE COURT.
Edition: First printing.
New York: New American Library (1981.) dj. Hardcover first edition - First autobiography of this great African American tennis player, a black champion in a white world - ranges from his years growing up as a boy in the 1950's in the segregated South to playing at Wimbledon and confronting apartheid in South Africa. Includes an account of his heart attack and surgery at age 37 - an attack that was to have much more tragic consequences later on, since he contracted AIDS from the blood transfusionhe was given then. Illustrated with photographs. Career highlights. 230 pp. ISBN: 0-453-004008.
Condition: Fine in near fine dust jacket.