Lot 227 of 471:
Reminiscences of Golf and Golfers 1890  

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Reminiscences of Golf and Golfers

Peter, H. Thomas


James Thin



55 pp. 13.5x10.7 cm. (5½x4¼"), original flexible red cloth, gilt-lettered front cover with "Far and Sure" golfing vignette logo. First Edition.

One of the most important early books on golf history, providing an interesting look into the past and early history of the game. Comprised largely of the author's fifty years in golf including stories, great personalities of nineteenth-century Scottish golf and of particular note is one of the most precise descriptions of the manufacture of a feathery ball. Murdoch 597; D&M 3730; D&J P10180.

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A few minuscule chips and light soiling to cloth; minor toning to leaves; very good or better.

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