Lot 50 of 471:
The Cooden Beach Golf Club Darwin, 1934  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$480
Estimate:
$800 - $1,200

Title:
Cooden Beach Golf Club Brexhill-on-Sea
Author:
Darwin, Bernard
Place:
London
Publisher:
Published for the Club
Date:
1934
Description:

43, [1] pp. Illustrated from photographs with course maps (one tipped in and folding). 18.5x12 cm (7¼x4¾"), original tan saddle-stitched printed wrappers. Presumed First Edition.

Rare Bernard Darwin club history, with no copies located in auction records for the past twenty-five years nor in any references consulted. This 1934 edition is not listed in D&J, only a 1936 edition. Not listed in the 2013 Alistair Johnston Library of Golf 
The Cooden Beach Golf Club was designed by Willie Park Jr. in 1912, per Cornish, Architects of Golf. Tipped in is a list of club officials from 1934. 
Lot Amendments
The Cooden Beach Golf Club was designed by Willie Park Jr. in 1912, per Cornish, Architects of Golf.
Condition:
Minuscule chip to wrappers at top edge of rear cover, a few spots, staples rusted; else fine.
 
Item number:
308083
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