Lot 101Gorham Golf Book - "The Gorham Golf Book"...

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



Gorham Golf Book - "The Gorham Golf Book" 1st ed 1903 publ'd by The Gorham Manufacturing Co. Printed by Cheltenham Press, New York - with the original chamois or limp suede (Leather) embossed covers - 10.5 by 6.5 cm. 148 pp. With sixteen mounted colour plates of golfers through the ages, ribbon book mark. Produced by the well-known silverware company, this is a compact handy guide to the game, laying out the rules, etiquette and technical terms of the game and providing a historic overview, listing champions and leading amateurs, and furnishing other assorted miscellany with charming illustrations by Hassall - Scarce title - some stains to the first 12 pages each pages and similarly to the rear - it is understood that there are only 3 other copies in existence

Hammer Price: £420.00

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