With a forward by Bernard Darwin. Illustrated with four color-plates & 19 black-and-white photos.The frontispiece is a portrait of Queen Elizabeth II, Patron of the R&A, from a painting by Pietro Annigoni and in possession of the Fighmongers Company. Excellent read. Repaired tear lower cover of dust jacket. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The story of the R & A: Being the history of...
Publisher: Macmillian & Co.
Publication Date: 1956
Binding: Decorative Cloth
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition.
Book Description MacMillan, 1956. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Poor. (Ref.JJ3 ) Blue cloth boards with gilt spine titles. Clean and unmarked book. DJ is poor with large pieces missing from top edge and head of spine. Seller Inventory # 007262
Book Description Macmillan & Company, London, 1956. First Edition. 256 pages; plates, frontispiece portrait; blue hardcover with gilt decoration; front flyleaf clipped at corner; binding sound and tight with minimal wear; very good condition. (U.S. orders will be shipped from Vermont) Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Seller Inventory # 015756
Book Description Macmillan & Co, Ltd., London, 1956. Hardcover. Condition: VG. Dust Jacket Condition: Good-. First UK Edition. 256 pages in very good condition. Illustrated. Blue hardcovers with gilt titles and emblem. Corners lightly bumped. Illustrated DJ with white titles. One inch chip at head of spine, small tears and chips on corners and edges, lower jacket soiled. VG/GOOD-. Seller Inventory # 215062
Book Description Macmillan & Co, London, 1956. Hard Cover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. First U.K.. 256 pages in very good, clean condition. Endpapers and edges a little stained. Illustrated with colour and b/w plates. Blue cloth with gilt titles and emblem. Light wear on corners and edges. Outer edge of both covers is water stained, but interior of book is not affected. Illustrated DJ with white titles. Tears and chips on the corners and edges. Spine is chipped and stained. Lower jacket is soiled. GOOD/FAIR. Seller Inventory # 206609
Book Description MacMillan & Co LTD, 1956. Condition: Good. First Edition. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP102602622
Book Description Macmillan & Co., Limited, London, 1956. First edition of this history regarding St. Andrews Golf Course. Octavo, original cloth, frontispiece of Queen Elizabeth, illustrated. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the title page in the year of publication, "It is much appreciated compliments to called to autograph Alexander Turnbull's copy of this book. J.B. Almond St. Andrews. 7th Sept. '56." Near fine in a very good dust jacket. Foreword by Bernard Darwin. The Old Course of St. Andrews is the central figure in the story of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club where the game of golf was developed in the early sixteenth century. Contents were compiled from the Club's early minute books, bet-books and other historic documents pertaining to its early history and development. Seller Inventory # 87641