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|[an error occurred while processing this directive]|Author: HACKETT, J. ALAN. SIGNED. Title: Manitoba Links: A Kaleidoscopic History of Golf.
Description: Winnipeg, MB, Gold Quill. 1998. (ISBN: 0969905416) Hard Cover. 281 pp, 4to (11 1/4" H), glazed pictorial boards. SIGNED ON FRONT FREE ENDPAPER B&w photographs, reproductions, maps. "Absorbed by this fascinating pastime, (J. Alan Hackett) delved into Manitoba's early golf history, recording by means of word and old photographs, forgotten information of that bygone era. In (this book, he) takes us back to early courses such as the Stony Mountain course built by prisoners around 1889 and golf clubs, beginning with the first established club in Virden in 1892. And, of course, Manitoba golf history would not be complete without the Scots who brought the game to the keystone province." Very minor rubbing to glossy boards. Near Fine/No Jacket (as issued). Signed by Author.
Keywords: Golf Clubs, Balls, Caddies, Stony Mountain, Samuel Bedson, Virden Wellview, Osborne Links, Winnipeg, St Charles Country, Sir Augustus Nanton, Pine Ridge, Springfield, Fred Trigg, Hunt, Riding, E.F. Hutchings, Motor, Lower Fort Garry, Assiniboine, El 09699
Price: US$ 35.00 Seller: Capricorn Books
- Book number: 25859
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