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Golf (The Badminton Library) by Horace G. Hutchinson - First Edition - 1890 - from Appledore Books, ABAA (SKU: 15159)

Golf (The Badminton Library)

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Golf (The Badminton Library)

by Horace G. Hutchinson

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  • hardcover
  • First
Condition
Very Good +
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London: Longmans, Green and Co, 1890. 1/2 leather. Very Good +. Thomas Hodge and Harry Furniss. The 1890 1st edition, part of the wonderful "Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes" by Longmans, Green and Co. of London. Solid and VG+ in its 1/2 navy-blue calf over orange cloth. Bright gilt-insignia at the front panel, bright gilt-titling to the spine. Light wear (a bit of spotting and several small scuff marks) to the panels, tasteful bookplate at the front pastedown, light foxing to the text. Thick 12mo, very nicely illustrated thruout by Thomas Hodge and Harry Furniss.

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Bookseller
Appledore Books, ABAA US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
15159
Title
Golf (The Badminton Library)
Author
Horace G. Hutchinson
Illustrator
Thomas Hodge and Harry Furniss
Format/binding
1/2 leather
Book condition
Used - Very Good +
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Longmans, Green and Co
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1890
Keywords
rare golf books, rare Horace Hutchinson
Bookseller catalogs
Sports;

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calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding.  Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat...[more]
Cloth
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12mo
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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
bookplate
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