The Golfer’s and Sportsman’s Holiday Guide to Ireland

Shows routes, fares and distances to the principal holiday resorts 8vo pp. xxxii, 304 + 24 plates & 2 folding maps. An extract from the Howard S. Mott Inc catalogues states on the sale of a very rare copy “… the series died after the issue for 1898. Published by Ewing & Darbshire, Berkeley Square, London. “..the particulars contained in this volume have been obtained by Mr.Grant, acting upon official information supplied by the Managers of the Irish Railway Companies, who directed their subordinates to give every assistance to him while personally travelling to Ireland for the purpose of compiling this guide.”-Preface Pages 163-214 and 5 illustrations are about the golf courses of Ireland and the rules of the game.

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Grant, Robert Wilfred

Irish Interest


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