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The rules of golf being the St. Andrews rules for the game by Lockyer, Joseph Norman Sir

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Published by Macmillan & Co., Macmillan & co., ltd. in New York, London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementcodified and annotated by J. Norman Lockyer ... and W. Rutherford ...
ContributionsRutherford, W. joint author.
LC ClassificationsGV971 .L81
The Physical Object
Pagination114 p.
Number of Pages114
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6958010M
LC Control Number05023413

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