A single gathering of a quarto book, then, would be a sheet folded twice, containing four leaves, eight pages of text. When they open their car trunks at the end of the day to stow their gear, you can see, stashed behind the spare tire, buckets and buckets of barely used Titleists, Top-Flites, Wilsons, even some of those extra-costly Nike balls -- the ones guaranteed to fly straight. He took a 6-iron and dropped the ball on the green. No one is likely to break his records of 13 U. The dust jacket is missing. He had always played to defeat his young opponent, especially if it was his good friend Perry Adair.
A book may be uncut but opened—i. It has been a few years since we played golf and I wish we could have golfed more. Here they were, still married -- more than a hundred years of connubial experience striding up the fairway -- and still playing golf together. No one is likely to break his records of thirteen U. An exceptional example, rare and desirable signed by both Jones and Keeler and with noted provenance.
He was playing as an amateur but he knew he was masquerading. A native of Rochester, Wright graduated from Ithaca College. At Schenectady Municipal, Ron Browder each eagled the par-4 seventh hole with a sand wedge. Corners dented, rubbing laong the edges and corners. How many guessed his career had hardly begun when this book was issued? At Schenectady Municipal, Joe Druzba posted his first hole-in-one with a 7-iron on the 155-yard 17th hole. Now the world knows even more records would fall, but having bested the finest professional players included twice on the world stages it was hard to foresee higher pinnacles.
Though self-taught, most of them, retired players are good. Apparently golf collecting clubs, balls, memorabilia, books is not what it used to be and may have peaked. For first-time buyers, we prefer a credit card and we will only ship to the billing address on the card. Friendship and golf go together like titanium and urethane. Open a total of four times, the U. Imagine what's in their basements: coffee cans, laundry baskets, trash barrels -- all brimming with dimpled white eggs. That's because, with time on their hands, calmness in their hearts and mellowness sluicing through their brainpans, they have made the discovery that only comes with maturity: straight is better than long.
I have included each golf courses website. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell box. Probably the most familiar of all retired swing patterns. A nearly fine copy, with only light bumping to extremities of original cloth. Prior owner's bookplate on the front pastedown and name on the front free endpaper. Ellis is the autor of the authoritative ' The Clubmaker's Art' and also something of a dealer in clubs. Octavo, original half vellum over green cloth, gilt titles to the spine, top edge gilt, frontispiece, illustrated.
May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Signed trade editions of Down the Fairway are rare. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. May not contain Access Codes or Supplements. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!.
These days they might say 'as told to O. If a date was not provided then we expect to receive the item within 30 days. Two friends I miss playing golf with are Don Day and my Dad. Contrary to the preachments of Hogan, Harmon, Ledbetter et al. Down the Fairway: The Golf Life and Play of Robert T. I have been very fortunate to play these wonderful golf courses.
Your comments are important to us and help with the development of new programs and offers. I seldom caddied for anyone except Mr. I went to retrieve his ball from the cup and put the flag back. Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. The general public is welcome to stop by and check out his equipment. About this Item: Ann Arbor Sports Media Group, 2004. We try our best to provide an accurate estimate for availability of backordered items at the time you place your order.
For some items, we can also email digital photographs. Le Vino with best wishes, Robert T. An exceptional example, rare and desirable signed by both Jones and Keeler and with noted provenance. This instructional book features insight into the young Jones' life and golf theories. Oblong folios are produced the same way but bound at the short edge, producing a book typically more than 14 inches deep.