"IT IS POSSIBLE FOR A PLAYER, HOWEVER BAD, TO TAKE PART IN A HANDICAP WITH THE BEST TALENT AND THOROUGHLY ENJOY THE GAME": FIRST EDITION OF BANTOCK'S ON MANY GREENS, 1901
BANTOCK, Miles. On Many Greens. A Book of Golf and Golfers. New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1901. Octavo, original pictorial green cloth, uncut.
First edition of this classic work on golf, in original pictorial cloth.
"An anthology of materials that were originally published in the United States and Britain, this book contains an article from the New York Sun, 'Some Writers who Golf,' which provides important biographical information about some of the game's earliest writers" (Donovan & Jerris B4450). Donovan & Murdoch 6090. Owner signatures.