Lot 31 of 629:
Advanced Golf, by James Braid. Inscribed.   

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$480
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Title:
Advanced Golf or, Hints and Instruction for Progressive Players

Author:
Braid, James

Place:
London

Publisher:
Methuen

Date:
[1909]

Description:

xi, 322 + 47 ad pp. Illustrated with several plates from numerous photographs. 22.3x13.5 cm (9x5½"), black cloth, lettered and ruled in gilt; housed in custom made clamshell box, brown quarter morocco and cloth, spine tooled in gilt, raised bands. Fifth Edition.

Inscribed and signed by the author "Yours faithfully. James Braid, 26/11/10" in fountain pen on the front free endpaper. Rarely inscribed, book of instruction.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light wear to covers, spine and edges rubbed, repairs to front and rear hinges, a few hinges starting, foxing, bookplate of Violet Beaumont; very good in fine box.


 
Item number:
252525
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