Lot 170 of 629:
British Golf Links, Hutchinson, Horace  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
British Golf Links: A Short Account of the Leading Golf Links of the United Kingdom with Numerous Illustrations and Portraits

Author:
Hutchinson, Horace, editor

Place:
London

Publisher:
J.S. Virtue

Date:
1897

Description:

viii, 331 + v ad pp. Illustrated from numerous photographs and engravings throughout. (4to), 32.3x24 cm (12¾x9½"), original decorative green cloth with spine and front cover stamped in brown and black, lettered in gilt, dark brown endpapers; housed in custom made clamshell box, quarter morocco and cloth, spine tooled in gilt, raised bands. First Trade Edition.

 

 

Ownership signature on front fly leaf of Henry Claston and otherwise unidentified inscription. An account of 51 of the finest British golf courses, including Pau, Biaritz and Cannes, (as well as 3 in France).  D&M 2950; D&J H28240.

 


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Spine and edges rubbed, foxing to edges; front joint cracked; very good or better, in fine box.


 
Item number:
257915
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