Lot 190 of 471:
Low's biography of F.G. Tait   

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
F.G. Tait: A Record, Being his Life, Letters, and Golfing Diary

Author:
Low, John L.

Place:
London

Publisher:
J. Nisbet

Date:
[1900]

Description:

304 pp. Introduction by Andrew Lang. Illustrated with several plates from photographs, including frontispiece photogravure portrait with facsimile autograph. (8vo) original gilt-lettered red cloth. First Edition. 

The first golf biography written; the subject, Frederick Guthrie Tait, was a champion golfer and considered a national hero in Scotland. Murdoch 466; D&M 3460; D&J L17680.


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Condition:
Rubbing and bumps with a few soiled spots; light spine lean; front hinge starting, a bit of toning; very good.


 
Item number:
305068
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