Eighteen Stakes on a Sunday Afternoon

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  • Author:
    Cornish, Geoffrey S
  • Contributors:
    • Whitten, Ronald E
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The title of the book, Eighteen Stakes on a Sunday Afternoon, refers to the tongue in cheek reference by early Scottish immigrants to America setting out a golf course in a single day for the grand sum of $25.

The book focuses on literature that was produced alongside the evolution of landscapes for golf in America during the late 19th and 20th centuries.

The book, Eighteen Stakes on a Sunday Afternoon, is part of a four-volume set. The other books include Fred Hawtree's Anthology Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 as well as Hurdzan's Bibliography.

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You are interested in the evolution of golf course design in America until today.

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