February 18, 2021 10:00 EST

Books & Manuscripts

 
  Lot 53
 

53

[Golf]
Group of 2 Titles on Golf

Ralston, W(illiam). North Again, Golfing this Time London, etc., no date (ca. 1894). Presumed first and only edition. Oblong 8vo. 25 pp. Written and illustrated by Ralston. Stiff illustrated wrappers, foxed, creased, short closed tear at fore-edge front wrapper. Donovan & Murdoch 3780 Sutphen, W.G. Van T., and A.B. Frost The Golfer's Alphabet New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1898. First edition. Square 8vo. Unpaginated (112 pp.). Illustrated by Frost. Publisher's quarter black cloth over illlustrated paper-covered boards, worn; contemporary gift inscription on verso of frontispiece. Donovan & Murdoch 4450 This lot also includes: Cole, C.W., and W(illiam). Ralston Messrs. Kamdene, Barnesburie, & D'Alston's Tour in the North London, etc., no date (ca. 1888). Presumed first and only edition. Oblong 8vo. 25 pp. Illustrated by Ralston. Stiff illustrated wrappers, soiled. Appears to be about what to wear and do when in Scotland and includes everything you'd expect to find there except golf!.

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Ralston, W(illiam). North Again, Golfing this Time London, etc., no date (ca. 1894). Presumed first and only edition. Oblong 8vo. 25 pp. Written and illustrated by Ralston. Stiff illustrated wrappers, foxed, creased, short closed tear at fore-edge front wrapper. Donovan & Murdoch 3780 Sutphen, W.G. Van T., and A.B. Frost The Golfer's Alphabet New York & London: Harper & Brothers, 1898. First edition. Square 8vo. Unpaginated (112 pp.). Illustrated by Frost. Publisher's quarter black cloth over illlustrated paper-covered boards, worn; contemporary gift inscription on verso of frontispiece. Donovan & Murdoch 4450 This lot also includes: Cole, C.W., and W(illiam). Ralston Messrs. Kamdene, Barnesburie, & D'Alston's Tour in the North London, etc., no date (ca. 1888). Presumed first and only edition. Oblong 8vo. 25 pp. Illustrated by Ralston. Stiff illustrated wrappers, soiled. Appears to be about what to wear and do when in Scotland and includes everything you'd expect to find there except golf!.

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