Lot 881Dalrymple, W (ed) - Golfers Guide to the...

Auction Date: 26/05/2016 at 10:30 am



Dalrymple, W (ed) - Golfers Guide to the Game and Greens of Scotland” 1895 publ’d W H White & Co Edinburgh Annually in the original red and gilt pictorial cloth boards and spine, illustrated with plans and photographs, large folding map of British Isles with golf greens marked with a red dot covering the whole of England Scotland Wales and Ireland small tear and minor wear to a couple of creases, showing plus approx. 20 pages of ads at front and rear. Note the large fold out map of G.B has been re-laid between two leaves which may have been clipped to hold the plan. Very scarce in the original red and gilt pictorial cloth boards with gilt title some fading to the spine gilt title very clear overall (F) –but rare to find. Note this wonderful; book with interesting photographs of players and golf courses and includes profiles of many of the era’s leading players to incl to include J.H Taylor 1894 Champion, The Dunn Family, Willie Park sr, Sir Hedgeworth Williamson and Mungo Park, Willie Park jr, Ramsay Hunter, John Ball Jr, David and Andrew Strath, Freddie Tait, the McEwans, et al numerous course plans, et al a great read

Hammer Price: £280.00

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