Unique. Rare Subscribers Edition. Harold H Hilton and Garden G. Smith. The Royal & Ancient Game of Golf 1912 - Large paper Vellum leather bound Limited Edition copy number 60 of only 100 copies ever produced! Cornerstone Classic.

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TitleUnique. Rare Subscribers Edition. Harold H Hilton and Garden G. Smith. The Royal & Ancient Game of Golf 1912 - Large paper Vellum leather bound Limited Edition copy number 60 of only 100 copies ever produced! Cornerstone Classic.
Expires2018-05-18 18:00:00.0
Time Left-304 days -12 hours -53 mins -54 secs
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Minimum Bid£1400.0
No Of Bids16
Highest Bid£1350.00 - roberto

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Lot Information

Direct from a serious book collectors library. (As that banks offer no incentive to save now is a good time to invest in a true classic!) The last time this title appeared at auction was 11 years ago and realized over £10,000 Though this superb book is listed one of 100 copies produced, I believe that less than 30 still exist, this copy being the only one in the world available for sale! 'Large Paper' edition of this golfing classic. 'This is one of the most magnificent books in the entire library of golf, comprehensive in content, very handsome in appearance and attractively illustrated' - Murdoch. The subscriber's name has been left blank. Murdoch 348; D&J H17830; D&M 21080. 276 pp. Profusely illustrated from paintings and photographs, including 3 color plates and 2 photogravures; tissue guards; figure illustrations throughout text. 30.7x24.3 cm. (12 x 9½'), Rebound in vellum leather identical to the original, The bookbinder took 3 years before he was satisfied with the match and quality of the hide before he recovered the book. lettered in gilt, white moiré silk endpapers, original ribbon bookmarks all edges gilt. No. 60 of 100 hand-numbered copies of this 'Limited Edition Deluxe'. A fantastic addition to any golf library. A protective slipcase has been made for this book.

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Bid History

Amount Bidder Time
£1350.00 roberto 2018-05-18 14:18:42.0
£1300.00 roberto 2018-05-18 14:17:44.0
£1300.00 oldgolf14 2018-05-17 13:50:45.0
£1200.00 roberto 2018-05-17 12:06:33.0
£999.00 Library Man 2018-05-17 11:41:09.0
£980.00 roberto 2018-05-17 12:04:05.0
£940.00 roberto 2018-05-17 12:03:10.0
£900.00 roberto 2018-05-17 12:02:41.0
£860.00 roberto 2018-05-17 12:02:25.0
£820.00 roberto 2018-05-17 12:02:04.0
£780.00 roberto 2018-05-17 12:01:37.0
£740.00 roberto 2018-05-17 12:01:18.0
£700.00 roberto 2018-05-17 12:00:34.0
£640.00 oldgolf14 2018-05-17 11:07:47.0
£620.00 CBMacdonald 2018-05-16 22:00:18.0
£600.00 Library Man 2018-05-16 16:56:31.0

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