The Resource Tennis and the meaning of life : a literary anthology of the game, edited by Jay Jennings, with a foreword by Geoge Vecsey

Tennis and the meaning of life : a literary anthology of the game, edited by Jay Jennings, with a foreword by Geoge Vecsey

Label
Tennis and the meaning of life : a literary anthology of the game
Title
Tennis and the meaning of life
Title remainder
a literary anthology of the game
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jay Jennings, with a foreword by Geoge Vecsey
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BKL
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1965-
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Jennings, Jay
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  • Tennis
  • Tennis stories
  • Tennis
  • American literature
  • English literature
Target audience
adult
Label
Tennis and the meaning of life : a literary anthology of the game, edited by Jay Jennings, with a foreword by Geoge Vecsey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-335)
Contents
  • The Return of Service
  • Jonathan Baumbach
  • Rackets and Riches at Wimbledon
  • J. P. Donleavy
  • The Tennis Court
  • Douglas Dunn
  • In the Land of Dreamy Dreams
  • Ellen Gilchrist
  • Mother Coakley's Reform
  • Brendan Gill
  • Foreword
  • Return to Return
  • Barry Hannah
  • The Tennis Game
  • James Jones
  • Tennis by Cable
  • Ring Lardner
  • An FBI Story
  • Peter Lasalle
  • The Facts of Life
  • W. Somerset Maugham
  • George Vecsey
  • Pat-Ball
  • A. A. Milne
  • Lolita (excerpt)
  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • The Tennis Player
  • Kent Nelson
  • A Fairly Regular Four
  • Frederic Raphael
  • Mixed Doubles
  • Irwin Shaw
  • Introduction
  • The Blacktop Champion of Ickey Honey
  • Robert T. Sorrells
  • Balance His, Swing Yours
  • Wallace Stegner
  • The Tennis Court
  • Paul Theroux
  • The Phantom Drive
  • William T. Tilden
  • Matilda's England (I. The Tennis Court)
  • William Trevor
  • Jay Jennings
  • A Lawn-Tennisonian Idyll
  • Anonymous
  • Tennis
  • Margaret Avison
  • A Subaltern's Love-song
  • John Betjeman
  • The Olympic Girl
  • John Betjeman
  • On Watching a Young Man Play Tennis
  • Kelly Cherry
  • Tennis
  • Tennis in San Juan
  • Reuel Denney
  • My Tennis Pro Is Shot
  • Gary Fincke
  • Doc Stavic Coaches
  • Gary Fincke
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Jim Hall
  • Watching Tennis
  • John Heath-Stubbs
  • Roger Angell
  • A Dialogue Concerning the Question Whether a Tennis Ball May be Said to Hanker for the Other Side of the Net
  • Conrad Hilberry
  • On the Tennis Court at Night
  • Galway Kinnell
  • Autumn: Evening Tennis
  • Mark Kirby
  • Prothalamion
  • Maxine Kumin
  • Clobber the Lobber
  • Felicia Lamport
  • Beggars Would Ride
  • Tennis Instructor, 1971, (from "Two Summer Jobs")
  • Brad Leithauser
  • Tennis
  • Osip Mandelstam
  • The Old Pro's Lament
  • Paul Petrie
  • Tennis
  • Robert Pinsky
  • Bjorn Borg
  • William Scammell
  • Beryl Bainbridge
  • The Pregnant Lady Playing Tennis
  • Karen Volkman
  • A Snapshot for Miss Bricka Who Lost in the Semi-Final Round of the Pennsylvania Lawn Tennis Tournament at Haverford, July, 1960
  • Robert Wallace
  • The Tennis
  • E. B. White
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
335 p.
Lccn
95075687
System control number
  • OCM32596521
  • CARL032596521
Label
Tennis and the meaning of life : a literary anthology of the game, edited by Jay Jennings, with a foreword by Geoge Vecsey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 333-335)
Contents
  • The Return of Service
  • Jonathan Baumbach
  • Rackets and Riches at Wimbledon
  • J. P. Donleavy
  • The Tennis Court
  • Douglas Dunn
  • In the Land of Dreamy Dreams
  • Ellen Gilchrist
  • Mother Coakley's Reform
  • Brendan Gill
  • Foreword
  • Return to Return
  • Barry Hannah
  • The Tennis Game
  • James Jones
  • Tennis by Cable
  • Ring Lardner
  • An FBI Story
  • Peter Lasalle
  • The Facts of Life
  • W. Somerset Maugham
  • George Vecsey
  • Pat-Ball
  • A. A. Milne
  • Lolita (excerpt)
  • Vladimir Nabokov
  • The Tennis Player
  • Kent Nelson
  • A Fairly Regular Four
  • Frederic Raphael
  • Mixed Doubles
  • Irwin Shaw
  • Introduction
  • The Blacktop Champion of Ickey Honey
  • Robert T. Sorrells
  • Balance His, Swing Yours
  • Wallace Stegner
  • The Tennis Court
  • Paul Theroux
  • The Phantom Drive
  • William T. Tilden
  • Matilda's England (I. The Tennis Court)
  • William Trevor
  • Jay Jennings
  • A Lawn-Tennisonian Idyll
  • Anonymous
  • Tennis
  • Margaret Avison
  • A Subaltern's Love-song
  • John Betjeman
  • The Olympic Girl
  • John Betjeman
  • On Watching a Young Man Play Tennis
  • Kelly Cherry
  • Tennis
  • Tennis in San Juan
  • Reuel Denney
  • My Tennis Pro Is Shot
  • Gary Fincke
  • Doc Stavic Coaches
  • Gary Fincke
  • Tennis Elbow
  • Jim Hall
  • Watching Tennis
  • John Heath-Stubbs
  • Roger Angell
  • A Dialogue Concerning the Question Whether a Tennis Ball May be Said to Hanker for the Other Side of the Net
  • Conrad Hilberry
  • On the Tennis Court at Night
  • Galway Kinnell
  • Autumn: Evening Tennis
  • Mark Kirby
  • Prothalamion
  • Maxine Kumin
  • Clobber the Lobber
  • Felicia Lamport
  • Beggars Would Ride
  • Tennis Instructor, 1971, (from "Two Summer Jobs")
  • Brad Leithauser
  • Tennis
  • Osip Mandelstam
  • The Old Pro's Lament
  • Paul Petrie
  • Tennis
  • Robert Pinsky
  • Bjorn Borg
  • William Scammell
  • Beryl Bainbridge
  • The Pregnant Lady Playing Tennis
  • Karen Volkman
  • A Snapshot for Miss Bricka Who Lost in the Semi-Final Round of the Pennsylvania Lawn Tennis Tournament at Haverford, July, 1960
  • Robert Wallace
  • The Tennis
  • E. B. White
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
335 p.
Lccn
95075687
System control number
  • OCM32596521
  • CARL032596521

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