About the Book

The Classic Palmer

text by John Feinstein, photographs by Walter Iooss

The Classic Palmer launches a new series of from Abrams. Renowned sportswriter John Feinstein provides a vivid biographical portrait of golf’s most beloved living icon, Arnold Palmer, accompanied by Walter Iooss’s superb photographs. From the moment he stepped into the spotlight, Arnold Palmer captured the loyalty of the nation. Over a more-than-50-year career, Palmer amassed a truly impressive record --- 92 worldwide titles, four Masters championships, a U.S. Open crown, and back-to-back British Open victories. A moving essay by Feinstein, coupled with Iooss’s stunning images and a small, giftable trim size, makes this portable companion the perfect gift for any golf fan.

The Classic Palmer
text by John Feinstein, photographs by Walter Iooss

  • Publication Date: April 1, 2012
  • Genres: Biography, Nonfiction
  • Hardcover: 144 pages
  • Publisher: Stewart, Tabori & Chang
  • ISBN-10: 1584798998
  • ISBN-13: 9781584798996