Lot 52 of 471:
Bernard Darwin A Friendly Round 1st Edition  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$180
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
A Friendly Round
Author:
Darwin, Bernard
Place:
London
Publisher:
Mills & Boon
Date:
[1922]
Description:

(8vo) original green cloth, lettered in gilt. First Edition.

A scarce collection of some of Mr. Darwin's golf columns from the London Times. "It has been said that his writings established the standards for golf reporting against which all others are measured" (D&J). Murdoch 178; D&M 13880; D&J D4000. Bookplate, a second owner's stamp on front free endpaper.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light bumps and rubbing at ends of somewhat leaning spine, corners bumped, some rubbing; rear hinge starting, a few tender signatures, hints of foxing; very good.
 
Item number:
285856
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