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ONE MOVE TO BETTER GOLF
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ONE MOVE TO BETTER GOLF

By Lohren, Carl (with Larry Dennis)

New York: Signet Books - New American Library, 1976. 152 pp. Light edge and corner wear with minor creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with drawings by Anthony Ravielli. The Contents are: Introduction by Deane Beman; Preface: How Hogan's Swing Led Me to the Move; The Move - What It Is and How to Make It; Why the Move Works; How the Move Accomplishes Golf's Fundamentals; How to Prepare for the Move; Applying the Move to the Short Game; and How to Make the Move Work on the Course.. First Paperback Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Anthony Ravielli;.

$9.95

PERFECT LIES - A Century of Great Golf Stories
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PERFECT LIES - A Century of Great Golf Stories

By Hallberg, William (editor) (Owen Johnson; Charles Van Loan; Bernard Darwin; Holworthy Hall; F. Scott Fitzgerald; Ring Lardner; P. G. Wodehouse; E. C. Bentley; Carolyn McCormick; Jerry Bumpus; John Updike; James Kaplan; Charles Dickinson; Andre Dubus)

New York: Doubleday and Company, 1989. (xiv) 364 pp. Quarter-bound with Navy blue cloth on cream-coloured boards with a small blind-stamped pictorial on the lower right corner of the front panel; lettered in gilt on the spine; teal endpapers; headband. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; previous owner's name on the front free endpaper; no other interior markings. This includes three trading cards from the 1991 PGA Pro Set: Tom Watson; Roger Maltbie; and Mark Calcavecchia. This anthology contains: Even Threes by Owen Johnson; The Man Who Quit by Charles Van Loan; The Wooden Putter by Bernard Darwin; Dormie One by Holworthy Hall; Winter Dreams by F. Scott Fitzgerald; A Caddy's Diary by Ring Lardner; The Heart of a Goof by P. G. Wodehouse; The Sweet Shot by E. C. Bentley; The Satisfaction by Carolyn McCormick; Our Golf Balls by Jerry Bumpus; Golf Dreams; and The Pro by John Updike; The Mower by James Kaplan; My Livelihood by Charles Dickinson; An Afternoon with the Old Man by Andre Dubus; Putting and Gardening by William F. Van Wert; Sunday Under Par by Walker Percy; The Year of Getting to Know Us by Ethan Canin; The Valley of Sin by Lee K. Abbott; Caddies' Day by Jeanne Schinto; Hustle by Les Standiford; Zen Golf by Gordon Weaver; and A Perfect Day for Golf by Toby Olsen.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$19.95

BREAK 100 NOW - From Hacker to Golfer in Just 90 Days
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BREAK 100 NOW - From Hacker to Golfer in Just 90 Days

By Adams, Mike; Tomasi, T. J. (with Mike Corcoran)

New York: Harper Perennial, 1998. 166 pp. (vii) Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings. The Chapters are: Here's the Plan; It's in the Bag - or Sometimes It's the Arrow not the Archer; The Short Road to Success; Course Management for Dummies - and a Few Tips on the Subject for Smart People Like You; The Full Shots - Getting Ready is the Most Important Part; Swinging for Power - You Swing the Club and the Club not You Hits the Ball; Practice - Forget the Excues We've Heard 'em All - If You Don't Practice You Won't Improve - Here's How to Do It Without Wasting Your Time; and It's Time to Stop Reading and Start Doing.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good+. 8vo.

$9.95

TO BE THE BEST - Reflections of a Champion
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TO BE THE BEST - Reflections of a Champion

By Player, Gary (with Michael McDonnell) (foreword by Arnold Palmer)

London: Sidgwick and Jackson, 1991. (viii) 165 pp. Black boards lettered in gilt on the spine; illustrated with colour and black and white plates. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. This is the intensely private story of a very public sporting hero, Gary Player's own account of his rise to the top, from a humble childhood in Johannesburg to multi-million dollar golf legend. It reveals the personal traumas of his life, the death threats because he was a South African. And on his way to golf immortality, he made enemies. Tom Watson and Johnny Miller to name two of them, both accusing him of infractions. And Player gives his own side of things. Along the way, he won nine major titles and was a member of the Big Three, along with Arnold Palmer and Jack Nicklaus. The Contents are: Foreword by Arnold Palmer; I Know You Can Hear Me; It's Never Over Till It's Over; The Big Three... and Other Heroes; The Watson Affair and Other Skirmishes; I Can Do All Things; Vivienne; The Man in Black; A Crisis of Confidence; The Luckier I Get; The Lighter Side; He's My Brother; No Pain No Gain; My Kingdom for a Horse; Secrets of a Horse Trader; The Fruits of Success; The Evolution of a Golf Swing; The Secrets of a Great Golf Course; and Onwards; followed by an Appendix: Gary Player US Tour Career Earnings; Gary Player US Seniors Tour Earnings; The Dominant Years of the Big Three; Gary Player in the Majors - Top Ten Finishes; Gary Player in the Seniors; Notable Wins; Golf Courses Designed by Gary Player; Other Achievements; Victory Records; Miscellaneous Records; and an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo.

$34.95

TIN CUP DREAMS - A Long Shot Makes It on the PGA Tour
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TIN CUP DREAMS - A Long Shot Makes It on the PGA Tour

By D'Antonio, Michael

New York: Hyperion Books, 2000. (xx) 300 pp. Quarter-bound with green cloth on green boards; lettered in gilt on the spine. Lightly rubbed on the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Not Tiger Woods; Less Than Zero; The Caddie; Show Time; El Caballo; Turnabout; The Grinder King; Lobster in Moline; Sleepwalking in Jackson; Not the Only Thing; and A Tour of His Own.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo.

$14.95

GOLF ADDICT GOES EAST
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GOLF ADDICT GOES EAST

By Houghton, George

London: Country Life Limited, 1967. 142 pp. Green boards lettered in gilt on the spine; cover art and interior black and white drawings by the author. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. During his golf trip, he flew 24,600 miles and played some fifty courses in India, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, the Philippines, Japan and Hong Kong. The Contents are: Away We Go... in a Purring Jet; Happy Bombay Breed; Contrasts - and a Pinch of Salt; Thailand with a Smile; Bangkok - and Englishmen Go Out in the Mid-day Sun; Chinese Crackers in Hong Kong; Hong Kong Has a Shangri-La; Land of the Golfing Dragon; Escape to Harihan; How Golf Started in Japan; Hirono, Talk, and a Mild Rebuke; Dindo and Wack Wack; Philippines Fly-Around; Song of Singapore; Side Issues on the Equator; The Fanatics of Kuala Lumpur; Shorty, Tom, and the Cameron Highlands; and Round-Up.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illus. by George Houghton;. 8vo.

$24.95

ELEGY FOR A GOLF PRO - Memories of a Might-Have-Been
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ELEGY FOR A GOLF PRO - Memories of a Might-Have-Been

By Westrum, Dexter

New York: Lyons and Burford, Publishers - Field and Stream Magazine, 1994. (xi) 133 pp. Quarter-bound in burgundy cloth on green boards; lettered in white on the spine; headband. Dj art by Gloria Rabinowitz. Light rubbing on the corners of the dustjacket; price clipped; no interior markings. This is a father-son story, the author's memoir of his father's frustrating career as a small-time golf pro, a man for whom big-time success in golt always seemed one or two impossible shots away. Funny and honest, Westrum's account of growing up under his father's tutelage is far more than a golf tale... The Chapters are: Hands Through the Ball; At the Top of the Swing; Getting Her Danish Up; Turning the Old Man Loose; Playing with My Old Man's Clubs; Everybody Wins; As Important As Life Itself; Listening to the Game; and Nothing but Birdies.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. Illus. by Gloria Rabinowitz;. 8vo.

$9.95

THE GOLFER'S STROKE-SAVER SYSTEM - A Revolutionary New Program to Reduce Your Golf Handicap
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THE GOLFER'S STROKE-SAVER SYSTEM - A Revolutionary New Program to Reduce Your Golf Handicap

By McCleery, Jonathan (foreword by Bruce Green)

Victoria, Australia: Viking O'Neil, 1991. (ix) 84 pp. Trade paperback format. Wear on the corners with a crease on the upper right of the front cover and an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings and diagrams. The Chapters are: Introduction: The Development of the Stroke-saver system; The Stroke-saver System Explained; Keeping a Record on Your Scorecard; The Stroke-saver System Record Book; Making the Stroke-saver System Work for You; Objectives Goals and Strategies; and Using Graphs to Monitor Your Improvement; followed by Appendix 1: Fundamentals of the Golf Swing; and Appendix 2: Causes and Cures of Common Problems.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$14.95

THE 8 TRAITS OF CHAMPION GOLFERS
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THE 8 TRAITS OF CHAMPION GOLFERS

By Graham, Deborah; Stabler, Jon

New York: Simon and Schuster, 2000. 206 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Subtitled: How to Develop the Mental Game of a Pro. The Chapters are: Introduction: The GolfPsych Way; Focus; Abstract Thinking; Emotional Stability; Dominance; Tough Mindedness; Confidence; Self Sufficiency; and Optimun Arousal; followed by an Epilogue.. First Printing - First Thus. Soft Cover. Very Good. 8vo.

$9.95

FIVE LESSONS: The Modern Fundamentals of Golf
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FIVE LESSONS: The Modern Fundamentals of Golf

By Hogan, Ben (with Herbert Warren Wind)

New York: Cornerstone Library, 1974. 127 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine and some darkening around the edges; some aging but no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings by Anthony Ravielli. The Contents are: Foreword by Sidney L. James; Introduction by Herbert Warren Wind; The Fundamentals; The Grip; Stance and Posture; The First Part of the Swing; The Second Part of the Swing; and Summary and Review.. Later Printing. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by Anthony Ravielli;. 8vo.

$9.95

THE SNAKE IN THE SANDTRAP - and Other Misadventures on the Golf Tour
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THE SNAKE IN THE SANDTRAP - and Other Misadventures on the Golf Tour

By Trevino, Lee (with Sam Blair)

New York: Owl Books - Henry Holt and Company, 1987. 166 pp. Trade paperback format. Light wear at the corners with a faintly creased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Contents are: Of Drives and Wives; Grins on the Greens; The Great Jimmy D; Fuzzy; Zorro and Mister X; The One and Only; The Man with Everything; Chi Chi; Mopping Up; World of Words; Shots: Some Hot and Some Not; Blowing Hot and Cold; A Manner of Speaking; Strange Encounters; The Stuff of Legends; Funny Things Happen Out There: The Snake Finally Appears; TV and Me; An Old Favorite; Cup of Cheer; Judgment Calls; Right Idea, Wrong Course; Heavy Thoughts; Winning Bottle; Wheel of Fortune; Wildest Little Clubhouse in Texas; Strange Shoot Out; The Prez; Prince of a Guy; The King and I; and The Lemonade Girl.. First Printing - First Thus. Paperback. Very Good. 8vo.

$9.95

CLASSIC GOLF
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CLASSIC GOLF

By Whymark, Stephen (consultant)

Valencia, California: Top That Publishing, 2003. 128 pp. Glossy pictorial boards; illustrated throughout with colour photographs. Lightly rubbed on the corners; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; History and Development; Equipment; Clothing; Choosing Your Clubs; The Basics: Gripping the Club; Alignment; Posture; Pre-Shot Routine; Putting; Swing: Backswing; Swing: Follow Through; Chipping; Pitching; From the Sand Trap; Playing from Poor Lies; From the Rough. Fault Clinic: Slice; Hook; Skying; Toeing; Topping; Shanking; Thin and Fat Shots. Improving Your Score: Shaping Shots; Getting Backspin; Adapting to Conditions; Setting Goals; Fitness and Warming Up; Practising Your Long Game; Practising Your Short Game; Practicing You Putting; Mental Strength; Course Management. On the Course: The Handicap System; Types of Competition; Rules of Golf; Etiquette; Records; and Tournaments ad Champions; followed by a Glossary.. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. 12mo.

$14.95

SLAMMIN' SAM - An Autobiography
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SLAMMIN' SAM - An Autobiography

By Snead, Sam (with George Mendoza) (foreword by Bob Hope)

New York: Donald I. Fine, 1986. 238 pp. Green boards lettered in gilt on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white plates. Light rubbing at the corners of the dustjacket; price intact; no interior markings. This includes a dropped-in trading card from Pro Set in 1991 featuring Sam Snead's All Time PGA Victories and his 1990 Senior Tour Statistics.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$9.95

THE BEST OF GOLF - Atlantic Canada's Golf Courses, Resorts and More
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THE BEST OF GOLF - Atlantic Canada's Golf Courses, Resorts and More

By Towler, David S.

Halifax, Nova Scotia: Excel Publishing, 1996. 80 pp. Trade paperback format. Lightly rubbed at the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated throughout with colour photographs and maps. Planning a great golf holiday for the summer? Try this: the Contents are: Introduction; Newfoundland; Prince Edward Island; Nova Scotia; and New Brunswick; followed by an index. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good+. 8vo.

$9.95

SHARK - The Biography of Greg Norman
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SHARK - The Biography of Greg Norman

By St John, Lauren (re: Greg Norman)

Nashville, Tennessee: Rutledge Hill Press, 1998. (xiv) 288 pp. Quarter-bound in dark blue on pale gray boards; lettered in gilt on the spine; headband; illustrated with black and white photographs and colour plates. Lightly rubbed on the corners; price intact; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Milky Bar Kid; Blues Skies and 65s; Norman Conquest; Love and War; The Year of Living Dangerously; Storm Warning; The Saturday Slam; Open Season; Green Jacket Blues; Lone Shark; Flirting with Disaster; King of the Hill; Power Struggle; Death in the Afternoon; Ghosts of Augusta; and The Politics of Envy; followed by an index.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good+. 8vo.

$14.95

TOP FLITE GUIDE TO BETTER GOLF - A Revolutionary Instant Success Guide to Lower Golf Scores
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TOP FLITE GUIDE TO BETTER GOLF - A Revolutionary Instant Success Guide to Lower Golf Scores

By Stadler, Craig

Chicago: Triumph Books, 1997. 79 pp. Light edgewear with a crease on the lower right corner of the front cover and a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated in full colour by Barry Ross. The Chapters are: Swing Basics; Common Problems and Their Causes; Positive Putting; Problem Situations; Shotmaking; Reference Charts; Common Rules Violations; Games; and Ball Selection Guide.. First Printing - First Thus. Paperback. Very Good. Illus. by Barry Ross;.

$7.95

PLAY WINNING GOLF - Golf Skills and Tactics - The Art of Improving Your Game
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PLAY WINNING GOLF - Golf Skills and Tactics - The Art of Improving Your Game

By Smith, Peter

England: CLB - Colour Library Books, 1994. 80, 96, 96, 96, 96 pp. Peter Smith learns from professional golfers around the world. Five volumes bound in glossy pictorial boards, illustrated with line drawings, and presented in a hard glossy pictorial slipcase: Golf Quick Tips - Over 60 Improvements Shown; How to Play Par Threes - Learn Judgement and Accuracy; How to Play Par Fours - Foundations of a Good Score; How to Play Par Fives - Tactics for Success; and Beat the Hazards - Succeeding the Professional Way. Very light rubbing at the corners; no interior markings.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo.

$39.95

THE KNOCK GOLF CLUB LIMITED - A History 1895 - 1982
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THE KNOCK GOLF CLUB LIMITED - A History 1895 - 1982

By Hendren, J.

Northern Ireland: The Knock Golf Club Limited, 1982. 104 pp. Bound in green leather; decorated in gilt on the front panel; green endpapers; illustrated with black and white and colour photographs, drawings, diagrams and maps. Light wear at the corners of the dustjacket; faintly stamped "complementary" on the front pastedown; no other interior markings. The contents are: Introduction by J. Hendren; President's Letter by H. O. McMurray; Captain's Letter by Bill Cochrane; Immediate Past Captain's Letter by J. L. Gorman; The Course in 1982; Minutes to Minutes - The Minutes; What Might Have Been; The Saga of the R.A.F. Building; Clubs Within the Club; H. H. Fitzhugh; Honours; Club Honours; Claire Nesbitt - Golfing Honours; and Afterword by J. Hendren.. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$19.95

GOLF - Really Explained - Foulsham's Sports Library
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GOLF - Really Explained - Foulsham's Sports Library

By Greenwood, George W. (introduction by Henry Cotton)

London: W. Foulsham, 1953. 91 pp. Undated; appears to be circa 1953. Softcover in a dustjacket, illustrated with line drawings and black and white photographs. Light edge and corner wear on both the dj and the book; no interior markings. The Chapters are: Reducing One's Handicap; On Choosing Clubs - Advice and Suggestions; No. 1 Wood - The Driver; No. 2 and No. 3 Woods - Brassey and Spoon - and No. 4 Wood; Nos. 1, 2, 3 and 4 - The Iron Clubs; Nos. 5 and 6 Irons - Mashie and Spade Mashie; No. 7 Iron - Mashie Niblick; No. 8 Iron - The Niblick; No. 10 Iron - The Wedge; On Putting; In to Out; Slogans of Champions; Correct Conduct - Things to Observe; and The Rules Simplified - Do's and Don'ts.. Second Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 16mo.

$19.95

BREAKING 100:- A Celebration of Women's Golf 1894 - 1994 - The Toronto Golf Club
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BREAKING 100:- A Celebration of Women's Golf 1894 - 1994 - The Toronto Golf Club

By Byers, Mary

Toronto: Dundurn Press, 1995. 135 pp. Oversized. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs. The Contents are: From Tea to Tee - The First Twenty Years 1894 - 1914; The Ladies Come to the Fore 1914 - 1939; The War Years 1939 - 1945; Back to the Tee 1946 - 1960; After the Ball 1960 - 1980; Breaking 100 1980 - 1994; and Play Away; followed by an appendix and an index.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. 4to.

$14.95

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