Lot 148 of 234:
Robert Marshall The Enchanted Golf Clubs Tillinghast's Copy  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$510
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
The Enchanted Golf Clubs

Author:
Marshall, Robert

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Frederick Stokes

Date:
[1920]

Description:

[6], 152 pp. Illustrated by Stuart Hay. (8vo) original color pictorial boards. First American Edition.

A.W. Tillinghast's copy, with his ownership signature on the front free endpaper. American version of The Haunted Major, one of the classic British golf fiction stories. Somewhat disguised novel of St. Andrews, of which includes the well-known St. Andrews figures of the time (for instance, the professor, Kirkintulloch, is obviously Andrew Kirkaldy). Murdoch 492; D&M 25440; D&J M10660. Provenance: From the library of Albert W. Tillinghast via the collection of Theodore Prussing LeVino. Tillinghast's handwritten inventory card laid in.


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Condition:
Spine sunned, some edge wear, red line on rear board; very good.


 
Item number:
294422
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