Lot 146 of 471:
Collecting Golf Books 1743-1938, by Cecil Hopkinson. First Edition  

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Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Title:
Aspects of Book-Collecting: Collecting Golf Books 1743-1938

Author:
Hopkinson, Cecil

Place:
London

Publisher:
Constable

Date:
[1938]

Description:

vii, 56 pp. + several blank pages throughout (as issued). (8vo) original orange cloth, spine lettered in gilt, original dust jacket. First Edition.

The bibliography which Joe Murdoch consulted while preparing his own important bibliography. Scarce with jacket. "The one and only definitive study of early golf literature...It is of great value to the golf book collector and represents the best guide possible for someone contemplating a golf library" - Murdoch 355; D&M 21410; D&J H21880.


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Condition:
Jacket spine darkened a bit, some soiling; binding starting internally; very good in about near fine jacket.


 
Item number:
306798
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