Rare Book. W. & R. Chambers. Golfing: A Handbook to the Royal and Ancient Game, with List of Clubs, Rules, Golfing Sketches and Poems 1887 1st edition - Cult Classic

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TitleRare Book. W. & R. Chambers. Golfing: A Handbook to the Royal and Ancient Game, with List of Clubs, Rules, Golfing Sketches and Poems 1887 1st edition - Cult Classic
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According to Murdoch, this book is actually a lineal descendant of Robert Chambers' A Few Rambling Remarks on Golf, but the changes and enlargement of this edition were enough to merit a change in title and its own bibliographical listing. Donovan & Murdoch 820; Murdoch 118. 134 printed pages, [2] + 16 (blank memoranda pages) + [4] ad pp. Illustrated with 5 duo-tone plates (including a lithograph of Horace G. Hutchinson with tissue-guard) and wood engravings throughout the text by Ranald M. Alexander; plus a chromolithograph frontispiece portrait of Tom Morris from a drawing by Thomas Hodge at St. Andrews. 7 x 4, it's a nice clean tight copy in all original condition

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