Lot 458Knott, Cargill G - “Life and Scientific Work...

Auction Date: 1/10/2014 at 10:30 am



Knott, Cargill G - “Life and Scientific Work of Peter Guthrie Tait” 1st ed 1911 in the original blue and gilt cloth boards and spine with chapters that include Tait at St Andrews (contributed by J.L. Low), Tom Morris and Young Tom Morris and leading golfers of the time with several references to the club house, the Bulger Driver club head speeds, long driving conditions of impact on the ball and the run of the ball, phosphorescent golf balls and his relationship with Freddie etc - some rubbing to top and tail of spine and minor bruising to corners internally very clean and tight copy–comes with W A Tait Compliment slip paper laid down to the front free end plate addressed to Charles Anderson The Museum Sydney NSW.

Guide Price: £25.00 - £30.00

(Not sold)

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