Lot 54 of 314:
Signed with inscription by the author  

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Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Lyrics of the Links: Poetry, Sentiment and Humour of Golf
Author:
Keene, Francis Bowler
Place:
London
Publisher:
Cecil Palmer
Date:
[1923]
Description:

126 pp. Foreword by Grantland Rice. (12mo) original pictorial orange cloth, pictorial dust jacket repeating the cover design. First British Edition.

Affixed to the front pastedown is a typescript inscription dated February 14, 1924 "Dear Captain Murray: As a slight token of my appreciation of your many kindnesses, I send to you a copy of the English edition of my book. Very cordially yours, Francis B. Keene. Published the same year as the American edition. On p. 33 line 13 there is a handwritten correction seemingly in the hand of the author. Effaced is "duel" and written next to it is "scrub". Murdoch 416; D&M 23040; D&J K3310.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Moderate wear to cloth, a few stains, edge and corner wear; front hinge cracked, binding cracked internally; overall very good.
 
Item number:
305061a
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