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O.B. Keeler First Edition
Down the Fairway: The Golf Life & Play of Robert T. Jones J by O.B. Keeler First Edition - First Printing 1927 Minton Balch & Co
Very Good - No Dust Cover. New York Minton, Balch & Company, 1927. First Edition, JONES, Robert T. KEELER, O.B. Down The Fairway. The Golf Life and Play of Robert T. Jones, Jr. New York: Minton, Balch & Company, 1927. First edition of Jones' first book. Octavo (8 1/2 x 6 inches; 210 x 150 mm). Original half tan cloth over green cloth. Spine lettered in gilt. Front board lettered and embellished with golf clubs in gilt. Pages largely unopened. Top edges green, others uncut. "The start of Bobby Jones' career to date is one of the most interesting episodes in all sport, one of the most unusual of all careers. The story of Bobby Jones is truth that is stranger and far more interesting than fiction, a saga of youth that could only be sung in the modern game." (Grantland Rice, from the Forward). This book is considered the most sought after golf book of the 20th-Century. [Attributes: First Edition]
Bookseller: 800razors (ptpie2012) [Lutherville-Timonium, Maryland, United States]
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