Collecting Golf Books 1743-1938. [At head of title:] Aspects of Book Collecting. Eugene V. Connett, 3rd, Cecil Hopkinson.

Collecting Golf Books 1743-1938. [At head of title:] Aspects of Book Collecting.

London: Constable, 1938.

First edition. 56 pp., interleaved. 1 vols. 12mo. Original orange cloth. Fine copy, with the bookplate of Eugene V. Connett 3rd. Donovan and Murdoch 21420. Item #259603

One of a series, "Aspects of Book-Collecting", this work contains chapters on early references to golf, bilbiographies (none of any consequence had yet appeared), poetry, and various categories of golfing books: Rules, Instruction, Histories, Annuals, Fiction, etc., plus a section on Americana. The book was also issued in paper covers.

Here with choice provenance, from the library of the founder of the Derrydale Press, Eugene V. Connett 3rd.

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