Lot 432 of 471:
Scotland's Gift by Macdonald 1st trade edition  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
Estimate:
$10 - $100

Title:
Scotland's Gift: Golf

Author:
Macdonald, Charles Blair

Place:
New York

Publisher:
Charles Scribner's Sons

Date:
1928

Description:

xi, [3], 340 pp. Illustrated with several full-page photo-lithographs; 3 color plates, including frontispiece; folding map of the National Golf Links of America at rear. (4to) original gilt-lettered red cloth. First Trade Edition.

A wonderful narrative on the history of golf as well as early clubs and balls: "...widely hailed as one of the most important books on the history of golf in America."  Murdoch 475; D&M 24770; D&J M1720.


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Condition:
Light wear, ends frayed, bookplate and collector's ink stamp on front endpapers; very good.

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Item number:
285870a
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