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Title Bowls
Authors Harold Percy Webber and Dr John William Fisher
Publisher Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd, London
First published 1950
ISBN Pre-ISBN system
Edition reviewed 1st
Hardback/softback Hardback
List price 8s 6d (43p)
Cover size (cm)
(height x width)
19.1 x 12.4
Number of pages 164
Number of pages with Coloured photos Black & white photos Line drawings
  None 31 24
Synopsis The modern technique of this universally popular game is clearly explained and fully illustrated by two leading authorities, both former all-England champions. Chapters deal with the history of the game, language of the game, equipment, grip, stance and delivery, estimating land and length, shots used in the game, building the head, psychology of bowls, singles, with hints on tournament play, pairs, triples, and rinks, women's bowls and crown green bowls. Although intended mainly for the novice, the experienced bowler and all who desire to improve their standard of play, will find the numerous practical hints and advice of the utmost value.
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