W. & R. CHAMBERS.
Title GOLFING: A Handbook to the Royal and Ancient Game with List of Clubs,Rules, etc. Also Golfing Sketches and Poems. Illustrated by Ranald M. Alexander and Others.
Publisher W. & R. Chambers. Edinburgh and London. 1887
Seller ID 71587
W. & R. Chambers. Edinburgh and London. 1887. First edition. No DW issued. Original turquoise cloth illustrated in black to upper board and in gilt to spine. Small 8vo. 134pp. + 16 blank pages to fill in as a Memoranda of matches etc. (Unfilled and clean) +  pages of engraved adverts. Very attractively patterned purple endpapers, coloured frontis. + 4 tinted plates and 1 in b/w as called for. Slight lean to spine, head and tail of spine and corners very sl. worn, light stain to rear cover, pages very sl. browned o/w a clean and sound copy of a scarce item. VG+.
SPORTS and RECREATION golf 19th century