Lot 3 of 471:
Andre's Golf Plays & Recitations  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$2,500 - $3,500

Title:
Golf Plays and Recitations
Author:
André, R.
Place:
London
Publisher:
R. A. Everett
Date:
1903-04
Description:

Illustrated with 6 full-page wood-engraved drawings, including frontispiece of the 1900 West Herts Golf Club dinner program cover and from 5 photographs (one page with two photos, including one of the author dressed in costume as the Santa Claus character). 18x12 cm. (7x4¾"), original pictorial red cloth over thin boards, stamped in black, re-backed with later red paper (tiny parts of original spine laid down), endpaper edges restored. First Edition.

Rare and early golf plays. André was a member of the West Herts Golf Club and the author of several other plays. D&J A7910; D&M 5540; Murdoch 16.

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Condition:
Spine sunned, soiling to cloth and some edgewear; frontispiece detached, pages toned around margins, a few occasional stains within; about very good.
 
Item number:
301031
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