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Author: Taylor, J[ohn] H[enry]
Title: Taylor on Golf: Impressions, Comments and Hints
Place Published: London
Publisher:Hutchinson & Co.
Date Published: 1905
Description:


viii, 338, [1] pp. Illustrated with 48 plates from photographs specially taken for this work, including frontispiece with "Taylor‘s Grip." (8vo) original gilt-decorated green cloth, lettered in gilt, top edge gilt. Fourth Edition.



Inserted at the front is a three-page manuscript in an unknown early hand with tips for the golfer. Topics include Stance, Grip, Upward Swing, Downward Swing, Slicing, an Pulling. Taylor was a great English golfer whose contributions to the game went far beyond his remarkable playing ability. D&J T3130.

Condition

Light wear to cloth, tape repair to front hinge, rear hinge cracked but still tight; very good.

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Taylor on Golf Fourth Edition Revised with MSS notes

Estimate $200 - $300Apr 13, 2017
Starting Price $100
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