F.G. Tait. A Record. Being His Life, Letters, and Golfing Diary. John L. LOW, Biographer.

F.G. Tait. A Record. Being His Life, Letters, and Golfing Diary.

London: J. Nisbet and Co., n.d. IN VARIANT GREEN CLOTH, WITH AUTHOR'S CALLING CARD TIPPED IN. Octavo, pp.304. Comprising John L. Low's classic biographical account of F.G. Tait, a golfer celebrated for his unparralleled power, and aptitude for long hitting. Bound in publisher's variant green cloth with illustration of golf caddy and clubs stamped in gilt to front board. Titles in gilt to spine and front board. Several interesting newspaper clippings to flyleaves and rear pastedown. Ownership bookplate of John Stafford Reid Byers to front pastedown. Deckled edges. Cloth in excellent condition, with one small white mark to front board. Sunned to spine. Gilt bright. Generally clean throughout excepting spotting to first and final few leaves. Multiple photographic illustrations with tissue guard. Lovely frontispiece photograph with tissue guard shows Tait sitting next to a trophy. An excellent copy, with interesting additions. Item #47159

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