The Strokesaver Guide to the Classic Courses of Great Britain & Ireland by Nick Edmund hits the £1 shelf in my shop.
Little, Brown & Co., 1997, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Illustrated by way of: Colour Photographs; Tables; Plans;
From the cover: From the purple heather and stately pines of Sunningdale to the Lighthouse at Turnberry and the Swilken Burn at St Andrews; from The Dell at Lahinch and Calamity at Royal Portrush to The Maiden of Royal St Georges The Strokesaver Guide to the Classic Courses of Great Britain & Ireland is the perfect gift for the travelling golfer.
Superbly illustrated with a wealth of striking photography, the book explores twenty-five of the finest golf courses in the British Isles. Author Nick Edmund describes the unique challenges, history and special character of the courses, while photographer Matthew Harris captures the beauty as well as the drama and subtleties of the greatest holes. Entertaining and evocative, their combined efforts have produced twenty-five memorable essays on golf in Great Britain and Ireland.
The words and pictures are supported throughout by the celebrated graphics of Strokesaver. Produced by state-of-the-art technology, including high-resolution aerial photography and infra-red measuring equipment, Strokesaver is acknowledged as the the worlds foremost golf-course distance guide. This publication is the first to assemble such an in-depth collection of Strokesaver graphics.
Read about the many heroic deeds performed over the hallowed turf of the famous courses, be bewitched by their transcendent beauty and ever-changing moods and plot your own path to conquer their myriad challenges.
The Strokesaver Guide to the Classic Courses of Great Britain & Ireland is the golfers ultimate literary companion.
Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.
Blue boards with Silver titling to the Spine.
207 pages. 10¾” x 9″.
This book will be listed, sooner or later, for £6.50 on my delightful website… (added to my Sport Golf category.) but get 50% off buying from my blog… below…