Lot 39 of 314:
Seven works of golf poetry  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Seven volumes of golf's poetry
Author:
Various authors
Place:
Various places
Publisher:
Date:
Various dates
Description:

7 mostly cloth-bound volumes of golf poetry featuring Songs of Action by Arthur Conan Doyle, an inscribed copy of Locker Room Ballads by John E. Baxter, and others.

Comprises:

  • Rhymes by Two Friends by Albert Bigelow Paine and William Allen White. M.L. Izor & Son, Fort Scott, [1893].
  • Songs of Action by Arthur Conan Doyle. Smith, Elder, & Co., London, 1898.
  • The Golfer's Rubaiyat by H.W. Boynton. Herbert S. Stone & Company, Chicago, 1901. 
  • Fore! The Call of the Links by W. Hastings Webling. H.M. Caldwell Co., Boston and New York, 1909. 
  • Locker Room Ballads by John E. Baxter. D. Appleton and Company, New York, 1923. Inscribed by the author with signature.
  • Locker Room Ballads by W. Hastings Webling. Brentano's, New York, 1925.
  • Songs of the Links by Robert K. Risk. Illustrated by H.M. Bateman. Duckworth, London, 1919.
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Light wear, generally very good.
 
Item number:
302580a
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