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Title The Modern Technique of Bowls
Authors Harold Percy Webber and Dr John William Fisher
Publisher Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons Ltd, London
First published 1932
ISBN Pre-ISBN system
Edition reviewed 1st
Hardback/softback Hardback
List price 7s 6d (38p)
Cover size (cm)
(height x width)
21.8 x 13.7
Number of pages 195
Number of pages with Coloured photos Black & white photos Line drawings
  None 26 36
Synopsis This is one of the most comprehensive books of its era, with chapters on:
  • The Level Green Game
  • Bowls and Equipment
  • For Beginners Only
  • Stance
  • Grip
  • Delivery
  • The Shots Used in the Game
  • The Mat and the Jack
  • Singles
  • Pairs
  • Rink Play and the Art of Skipping
  • The Other Members of the Team
  • Building-up the End
  • The Green
  • The Duties of the Marker
  • Tournament Bowls
  • Women and Bowls
  • Indoor Bowls
  • The Crown Green Game
  • Glossary of Bowling Terms and Expressions

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