• Fine Printed Books, Manuscript auction at Christies

    Sale 5829

    Fine Printed Books, Manuscripts, Traditional Sports

    23 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 59

    HORACE G. HUTCHINSON

    Price Realised  

    HORACE G. HUTCHINSON
    Golf [Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes]. London: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1890. 4°, 22 plates, illustrations, after Thomas Hodge and Harry Furniss, all on India paper, mounted (a little light spotting at beginning and end), original blue half morocco and orange cloth with Beaufort arms, top edge gilt, others uncut (extremities rubbed, a few scuff marks). NO. 67 OF 250 LARGE PAPER COPIES. Murdoch 388: "one of the great books of the sport".


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Golf