"BEST OF LUCK WITH YOUR GOLF": SITUATION GOLF, WARMLY INSCRIBED ON A TIPPED-IN LEAF BY ARNOLD PALMER
PALMER, Arnold. Situation Golf. New York: McCall, (1970). Tall quarto, original half blue-green cloth, original dust jacket.
First edition of Palmer's insightful work on strategies for a variety of fairways and greens, with color photographic frontispiece and seven color photographic illustrations, along with nine color illustrations of course layouts, inscribed on a tipped-in leaf: "Ed—Best of luck with your golf. Best Regards, Arnold Palmer."
Situation Golf offers "a complete program of golf strategy… knocking extra strokes off your score depends upon Palmer's Four Cs—Concentration, Confidence, Competitive urge, and Capacity for enjoyment." First edition: with no statement of edition or printings on copyright page. Donovan & Murdoch 66580.
Book near-fine, with slight rubbing to rear board and mild toning to extremities. Bright dust jacket extremely good, with light wear and minor coloring to extremities and tape repairs to verso. A handsome copy with a tipped-in inscription.