Day 1 Lot 55

Hamilton, David - signed - "The Thorn Tree...

Auction Date: 25/05/2022 at 10am



Hamilton, David - signed - "The Thorn Tree Clique - new analysis of Mathieson's poem The Goff" publ'd 2001 in deluxe leather ltd no.5/50 - hand tooled in leather using a golfing motif at The Fine Bindery, comes c/w it's unique slip case. The book contains the first line by line analysis of Mathieson's Edinburgh poem "The Goff" of 1742, not only casting new light on the play but also revealing it as an Enlightenment parable. The four wood engravings are by Kathleen Lindsley and an end pocket has a facsimile of this rare and valuable poem - appears unread - sun fading to spine otherwise (VG). Note: Part Four - Golf Collection from "David Easby Estate"

Hammer Price: £65.00