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John updike, 1932-2009 by updike was a frequent contributor to golf digest, some of his essays appearing in his book -- john strege facebook twitter. Golf by john updike think i have been asked to write about golf as a hobby books referred to in john updike's essay: how to play your best golf all the time. This gathering of 30 previously published fictional works, articles, and essays demonstrates updike's impassioned but imperfect devotion to the game of golf.
John updike wrote about the lure of golf for five decades, from the first time he teed off at the age of twenty-five until his final rounds at the age of seventy-six. Pulitzer prize-winning author john updike chronicles his love affair with the game of golf in this volume entitled in love with a wanton, presented by thornwillow press. John updike has been writing about golf since he took the game up at the age of he has composed essays for golf digest and short stories for the new yorker.
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