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The Story Of Bowls - Alfred H. [Henry] Haynes

Sporting Handbooks, 1972, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Good — in Poor Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with fraying at the spine ends and corners, 2" closed tears to the head and tail of the lower panel. Gently bruised at the head, tail and corners of the binding. Leans. Previous owners' inscription to the first blank. Text complete, clean and tight.

Illustrated with black and white photographs. From the cover: “Bowls is one of the oldest sports; it is also one of the most modern for today it is more widely played and is expanding more rapidly than ever before. Nowadays it is played by both men and women, on outdoor greens or indoor rinks; it is a fascinating game of skill and competitiveness in which age and physique are comparatively unimportant, for its craft and its pleasure can be almost universally enjoyed.

Size: 7½" x 5"
Number of Pages: 157
Introduction: J. F. Elms

£Now with a new owner.