picture on front cover/dust jacket
Title Bowls to Suit Everyone
Author Walter Angel
Publisher Rigby Limited, Adelaide, Australia
First published 1957
ISBN Pre-ISBN system
Edition reviewed 2nd (revised; year of publication not stated)
Hardback/softback Hardback
List price Not known
Cover size (cm)
(height x width)
18.9 x 12.0
Number of pages 70
Number of pages with Coloured photos Black & white photos Line drawings
  None 1 6
Synopsis Here is a bowls book with a difference. Written by one who has spent almost a lifetime studying the intricacies of the game and savouring the full flavour of all it has to offer, this compact little book passes on the benefits of that wide experience and study to all who wish to enjoy the game as well as to those who wish to become more proficient at it. The chapter headings are:
  • Definitions
  • Grip - How to Hold the Bowl
  • Delivering the Bowl
  • Stance
  • Judging the Green
  • Beginners - Home Practice
  • Wind, and How to Combat it
  • Firm Shots and Drives
  • Fours
  • Tournament Play
  • Concentration
  • Coaches and Coaching
  • Regulation Bowling Attire
  • Conclusion