Large Paper Limited Edition! One of only 150 Copies Produced. Harry B. Wood. Golfing Curios And The Like 1911 1st RARE Subscribers Limited Edition one of only 150 copies produced- classic cornerstone book - 1/4 velum leather spine and leather corner epaulets - A RARE BOOK! Wood was the first historian and collector of golf memorabilia

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TitleLarge Paper Limited Edition! One of only 150 Copies Produced. Harry B. Wood. Golfing Curios And The Like 1911 1st RARE Subscribers Limited Edition one of only 150 copies produced- classic cornerstone book - 1/4 velum leather spine and leather corner epaulets - A RARE BOOK! Wood was the first historian and collector of golf memorabilia
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Minimum Bid1350.0
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Highest Bid1300.00 - oldgolf14
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With the list of subscribers in the rear giving the limitation statement: The list of first subscribers to the present edition, which is limited to 150 copies. This was the first to attempt to gather a listing of golfiana (books, balls, clubs, cups, medals, prizes, etc.) in book form - Wood was one of the earliest collectors of such items. His chapter on books gives extensive descriptions of the predecessors of golf, Kolf and Jeu de Mail, as well as other important early volumes on the game. Murdoch 878; D&M 40700; D&J W22450. Illustrated with 33 plates from photographs, including frontispiece with tissue-guard. 11 x 9, Beautifully rebound similar to the original vellum & green cloth, with added leather corners, Small cigarette burn on one page (brown mark) pages have been washed, the spine in gilt. New plain end paper fitted. One of 150 copies. First (Subscriber's) Edition. A similar copy sold recently for $4000= commissions

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Amount Bidder Time
1300.00 oldgolf14 2018-05-17 15:36:46.0
1220.00 progolfer 2018-05-17 14:04:28.0
1200.00 oldgolf14 2018-05-17 15:35:40.0
1000.00 oldgolf14 2018-05-17 15:35:15.0
900.00 oldgolf14 2018-05-17 15:34:53.0
850.00 oldgolf14 2018-05-17 13:56:46.0
750.00 progolfer 2018-05-03 13:17:46.0
750.00 oldgolf14 2018-05-17 11:11:23.0

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