Lot 99 of 400:
The Old Golf Course of St. Andrews 1920  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$420
Estimate:
$700 - $1,000

Title:
The Old Golf Course of St. Andrews: Plans, with Names of Holes and Bunkers
Author:
[Fairlie, Walter Edwin]
Place:
St. Andrews
Publisher:
W.C. Henderson & Son
Date:
[1920]
Description:

[20] pp. Illustrated with 18 plans printed in red and black (2 per page). 7x3¼", flexible green cloth printed in black.

This was the first of many similar books and booklets to be published over the years that planned and designed to help the golfer find his or her way around the Old Course with the least amount of trouble and strokes. First published in 1908. This copy enhanced with playing notes in pencil on most of the diagrams by an early player. Murdoch 238; D&M 16210; D&J F1510.

Lot Amendments
This a later printing, not the First Edition.
Condition:
Minor wear; fine.
 
Item number:
287177
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