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Golf: 50 Great Tips, Quick Fixes to Improve Your Game (DK)

By: N/A

Price: $6.00

Publisher: DK: 2008

Seller ID: 2269209

ISBN: 0756641675

Condition: Fine


Postbound at top left corner, thick glossy cards in plastic jacket that wraps at spine. A fine copy. 2008 Soft Cover. Postbound at top left corner, thick glossy cards in plastic jacket that wraps at spine. These 50 unique tips examine and dissect the shots of the professionals, and suggest ways in which players of all standards can improve their game. They include shot fundamentals; the big hitters; touch and control; putting; bunker shots; getting out of trouble; key mental approaches and exercises; and course management. View more info

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Reminiscences of Golf on St. Andrews Links

By: Balfour, James

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ailsa, Inc.: 1987

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2272411

ISBN: 0940889145

Condition: Near Fine


Reissue. An exceptional copy. 1987 Small Hard Cover. This is a small diary of James Balfour's notes about his experiences at St Andrews written in 1887 after playing there 45 years. He has notes about which of his hickory shaft irons to use for distance and mentions the changing of the equipment which of course is not used today. View more info

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Inside the Ropes: A Look at the LPGA Tour Through the Lens of Photographer and Caddie Dee Daren

By: Darden, Dee

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Fairway Publications: 1994

Seller ID: 2190601

Condition: Very Good


Very light rubbing to jacket.Very Good. 1994 Large Hardcover. A guide to the stars and competitions of the LPGA. View more info

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Mr. Ryder's Trophy

By: Durham, Shirley Dusinberre

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Sleeping Bear Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2271882

ISBN: 1585361119

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed and dated (July 2006) by author without inscription on title page. Minimal wear to jacket corners. 2002 Hard Cover. xv, [1], 286, [2] pp. Bibliography follows text. Like so many sports events, golf's Ryder Cup has become so us versus them that the true purpose has basically been forgotten. Mr. Ryder's Trophy is a fable that cleverly addresses this problem. When Ann Winchester, an avid golfer, and her husband are transferred to England she has the magical opportunity to meet Samuel Ryder - he's been dead for 40 years-, founder of the Ryder Cup. Ann soon discovers through t... View more info

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From Little Acorns: The Story of Oak Hill, 1901-1976 -- The Seventy-Five Year Account of the History of Oak Hill Country Club, Rochester, New York

By: Hosmer, Howard C.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Oak Hill Country Club: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2273047

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 1977 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 104 pp. Oak Hill Country Club, located in Pittsford, New York, a suburb of Rochester, has a rich history of golf. It started out in 1901 as only 9 holes on 85 acres (0.3 km²) on the banks of the Genesee River in Rochester. The clubhouse was no more than a converted farm house. However, at the time golf was a relatively new sport in America, and as popularity of the sport grew, so did the country club. By 1921 Oak Hill had doubled in size and had a new clubhouse, so when the University of Rochester proposed a land... View more info

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From Little Acorns: The Story of Oak Hill, 1901-1976 -- The Seventy-Five Year Account of the History of Oak Hill Country Club, Rochester, New York

By: Hosmer, Howard C.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Oak Hill Country Club: 1977

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2291997

Condition: Near Fine


Association copy - inscribed to Rochester author Henry Clune, and signed by author ('To Henry Clune, with every good wish - H. Hosmer') on front endpaper. 1977 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. x, 104 pp. Oak Hill Country Club, located in Pittsford, New York, a suburb of Rochester, has a rich history of golf. It started out in 1901 as only 9 holes on 85 acres (0.3 km²) on the banks of the Genesee River in Rochester. The clubhouse was no more than a converted farm house. However, at the time golf was a relatively new sport in America, and as popularity of the sport grew... View more info

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The Year of the Diamond: Being an Account of the First Seventy-Five Years of the Country Club of Rochester, N.Y., Founded 1895

By: Hosmer, Howard C.; Thompson, LaRoy B.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Country Club of Rochester: 1970

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 2197712

Condition: Near Fine


Limited edition, 464 of 1000. Limitation and addendum slips laid in, stamped 464 in red ink on limitation page. 1970 Hard Cover. 100 pp. Publisher's cloth, gilt titles. A 75 year history of the Country Club of Rochester, beginning with its founding in 1895. Black & white photographs. View more info

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Swinging from My Heels: Confessions of an LPGA Star

By: Kim, Christina; Shipnuck, Alan

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury: 2010

Edition: 2nd Printing

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2288718

ISBN: 1608190889

Condition: Near Fine


Second printing. Signed by author with inscription, Heather, Thank you so much for what you do for the game and for photography! Enjoy the ride! Christina Kim. An excellent copy. 2010 Hard Cover. x, 228 pp. Christina Kim is the brashest, bawdiest, funniest player on the Ladies Professional Golf Association tour. Golf fans know her for her colorful wardrobe, even more colorful on-course antics, and an explosive game. But in this rollicking account of the 2009 season, Kim invites readers deep into her life, providing an intimate diary of a young woman's struggles on and off the golf course, and ... View more info

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Once Upon a Time at Oak Hill

By: Koch, Bruce

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bruch Koch / Canfield & Tack: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2264776

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket edges rubbed and reinforced with clear tape. 1995 Large Hardcover. 154 pp. Includes every score posted at Oak Hill (Country Club in Rochester, NY, site of 1995 Ryder Cup), along with over 200 photographs.  Bruce Koch worked for the Democrat & Chronicle News Desk for 37 years, and was a member of Oak Hill Country Club for 46 years, winning its championship in 1951. He died in 2014 at the age of 85. View more info

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Once Upon a Time at Oak Hill

By: Koch, Bruce

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Bruch Koch / Canfield & Tack: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2291430

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, one of 5000 copies. Small closed tear on front jacket corner. 1995 Large Hardcover. 154 pp. Includes every score posted at Oak Hill (Country Club in Rochester, NY, site of 1995 Ryder Cup), along with over 200 photographs.  Bruce Koch worked for the Democrat & Chronicle News Desk for 37 years, and was a member of Oak Hill Country Club for 46 years, winning its championship in 1951. He died in 2014 at the age of 85. View more info

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Oak Hill Country Club, 1901-2001: A Centennial Anniversary

By: Maiorana, Sal; Reeves, Gail; Reeves, Bill; Wright, Claude H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Oak Hill Country Club: 2001

Seller ID: 2206931

Condition: Fine


No jacket. A fine copy. 2001 Large Hardcover. 228 pp. Oak Hill Country Club, located in Pittsford, New York, a suburb southeast of Rochester, has a rich history of golf. It started out in 1901 as only 9 holes on 85 acres (0.34 km2) on the banks of the Genesee River in Rochester. The clubhouse was no more than a converted farm house. However, at the time golf was a relatively new sport in America, and as popularity of the sport grew, so did the country club.By 1921 Oak Hill had doubled in size and had a new clubhouse, so when the University of Rochester proposed a land swap in 1921 it was a tou... View more info

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The Mysterious Montague: A True Tale of Hollywood, Golf, and Armed Robbery

By: Montville, Leigh

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2279080

ISBN: 0385520336

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Front jacket flap lightly creased. 2008 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xiii, 303 pp. He was a 1930s golf legend and Hollywood trickster who adamantly refused to be photographed. He never played professionally, yet sports-writing legend Grantland Rice still heralded him as “the greatest golfer in the world.” Then, in 1937, the secrets of John Montague’s past were exposed—leading to a sensational trial that captivated the nation. John Montague was a boisterous enigma. He had a bagful of golf tricks, on and off the course. He could chip a ball acr... View more info

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Golf Courses of the PGA Tour

By: Peper, George

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Abrams: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2205314

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket spine lightly faded. 1986 Large Hardcover. We have more books available by this author!. A truly comprehensive guide to the PGA Tour in words and pictures, this is the perfect book for the TV golfer who wants to be completely informed about the pro circuit. 242 illustrations in full color. View more info

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The 500 World's Greatest Golf Holes

By: Peper, George

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Artisan Press: 2003

Seller ID: 2261593

ISBN: 1579652379

Condition: Very Good


Faintly rubbed. 2003 Soft Cover. We have more books available by this author!. More than six hundred lavish photographs complement anecdotal biographies and vital statistics of the holes deemed the best in the world by the magazine's editors and their panel of international experts. Readers will find out if their favorite holes made the cut by first turning to The Eighteen, representing the most respected and challenging holes--holes like the thirteenth at Augusta National. Next, they discover which are considered the top one hundred (no surprise that the eleventh at St. Andrews Old Course and... View more info

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Lasting Impressions: The Country Club of Rochester

By: Silverman, Jeff

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Country Club of Rochester: 2008

Seller ID: 2264603

Condition: Very Good


Faint edge wear. 2008 Hard Cover. Whether watching the pros tee-off, or adding a few strokes of your own, the Rochester Country Club has a century long tradition of Golf greatness. View more info

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The U.S. Open: Golf's Ultimate Challenge

By: Sommers, Robert

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Antheneum: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2272857

ISBN: 0689115253

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Jacket very faintly toned. Newspaper clippings taped to front endpapers and second blank. 1987 Hard Cover. xii, 350 pp. Traces the history of the U.S. Open, explains how its golfers and courses are chosen, and describes the careers of the participating golfers. View more info

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The U.S. Open: Golf's Ultimate Challenge (Classics of Golf)

By: Sommers, Robert

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Classics of Golf: 1990

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2273746

ISBN: 0940889234

Condition: Very Good


Lacks jacket, insert laid in. 1990 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. Traces the history of the U.S. Open, explains how its golfers and courses are chosen, and describes the careers of the participating golfers. View more info

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Driving the Green: The Making of a Golf Course

By: Strawn, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: HarperCollinsPublishers: 1991

Edition: 1st Printing

Seller ID: 2200967

Condition: Very Good


1st printing. Pages toned, pages faintly foxed.Jacket lightly toned. 1991 Hard Cover. viii, 344 pp. Details the construction of Ironhorse, a Florida golf course, describing how the architect seeks to provide challenges and rewards for golfers of all levels and how such a major financial undertaking is accomplished.Keywords: JOHN STRAWN DRIVING GREEN MAKING GOLF COURSE SPORTS IRONHORSE FLORIDA View more info

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Through Half a Century: Commemorating the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Founding of the Country Club of Rochester

By: The Country Club of Rochester

Price: $75.00

Publisher: The Country Club of Rochester: 1945

Seller ID: 2271253

Condition: Very Good


Bottom corner lightly rubbed, boards a bit toned, light spot on front board corner. 1945 Hard Cover. 46 pp. 8vo. A limited edition history of the Country Club of Rochester, including a history of the club, the president's letter written for the publication, a list of officers and stewards, committees, and members for 1944-45. Members included such notable individuals as Carl Bausch, Samuel Durand, Frank E. Gannett, Frank W. Lovejoy, Gilbert McCurdy, F. Harper Sibley, and last but not least, Richard Nixon (who would become president five years later. Includes black & white photographs throughou... View more info

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The Principles Behind the Rules of Golf

By: Tufts, Richard S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: United States Golf Association: 2000

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 2279801

ISBN: 0941774171

Condition: Near Fine


Facsimile edition of 1960 edition. No jacket. 2000 Hard Cover. 94 pp. An explanation on how to play golf. View more info

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Golf: The Woman's Game

By: Vaughan, Roger

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Stewart, Tabori & Chang: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2267989

ISBN: 1584790636

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Lightly rubbed. 2001 Large Hardcover. Documenting a century of participation by American women in golf, this richly illustrated study presents personal reminiscences by and interviews with such great champions as Babe Didrickson Zaharias, Patty Berg, Kathy Whitworth, and Betsy Rawls, along with close-up photographs of the players on and off the course and a complete history of women's golf in America. View more info

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The New World Atlas of Golf: The Great Courses and How They Are Played

By: Ward-Thomas, Pat; Wind, Herbert Warren; Price, Charles; Thomson, Peter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Gallery Books: 1987

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 1753552

Condition: Very Good


1987 Large Hardcover. A comprehensive illustrated guide to the 118 best golf courses around the world. Not only shows the courses, but also how best to play them. Complete with detailed maps and diagrams. View more info

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Wentworth: A Host of Happy Memories

By: Wentworth Club Limited; Laidlaw, Renton

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Wentworth Club Limited / White Crescent Press: 1993

Seller ID: 2198592

Condition: Near Fine


Minimal wear to corners. 1993 Hard Cover. 166 pp. Color and black & white photographs. Foreword by His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh. A history of the Wentworth Club, from its beginnings to its use for prestigious international tournaments such as The Ryder Cup, The Curtis Cup, and The Canada Cup, with information about numerous professional golfers and their experiences on the Wentworth course. Wentworth Club is a privately owned golf club and health resort in Virginia Water, Surrey on the south western fringes of London, not far from Windsor Castle. The club was founded in 1926. View more info