Lot 439Golf Books (2 early 20thc books on...

Auction Date: 14/07/2015 at 10:30 am



Golf Books (2 early 20thc books on St Andrews) to incl Charles Hilton Brown and Duncan Somerville "Seekers After A City, Reveries and recreations of St Andrews Men" 1st edition 1911 published by Valentine, Hanson and Co Edinburgh and London complete with the original cloth boards and gilt spine containing numerous versus relating to golf to include "The Gowfer's Lament" by Edward Robertson, "examination paper in golf" by W M Lindsay, The Links Song by WG Strachan et al some discolouration and slight speckle foxing to the front and rear endplates otherwise internally clean hence overall (F/G) - together with "The Handbook of St Andrews" by D Hay Fleming with the original pictorial paper wrappers published 1924 together with numerous golfing advertisements to the front and rear complete with other illustrations throughout including reference to the links on page 103 to include The Old Course, The New Course and The Eden Course as well as the Jubilee course et al - some dust and thumb stains to boards and spine otherwise internally clean hence overall (F) (2)

Hammer Price: £30.00

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