Lot 93 of 471:
The Golfer's Manual, Robert Forgan  

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Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Title:
The Golfer's Manual Including History and Rules of the Game, with Hints to Beginners
Author:
Forgan, Robert
Place:
London
Publisher:
Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent
Date:
[1907]
Description:

[4], 100 + [4] ad pp.  Illustrated with plates from photos, including a frontispiece portrait of Old Tom Morris. (8vo) 18.7x12 cm (7¼x4¾"), gilt-lettered green cloth. Seventh Edition. 

The author founded a famous club-making firm in St Andrews and his old shop is still open as a museum for visitors.  Ex- Edinburgh public library, with some small library stamps, and an institutional bookplate, blindstamp of Edinburgh Public Libraries to rear cover.

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Condition:
Rubbing at spine ends and edges; front joint starting; pages mildly toned. very good.
 
Item number:
301030
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