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DARWIN, Bernard.
The Golf Courses of the British Isles. Illustrated by Harry Rountree.
London: Duckworth & Co., 1910. London: Duckworth & Co.,, 1910. Illustrated by Harry Rountree. Large square octavo. Original green cloth, titles and floral decoration to spine and front cover gilt and green, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Colour frontispiece and 63 colour or monochrome plates with captioned tissue-guards by Harry Rountree. Gift inscription to front free endpaper. Spine gently rolled and toned, small bumps to ends and tips, light foxing throughout, small pencil note to tissue guard of plate facing p. 64. First edition, first impression, in the first issue binding with the illustrator's name misspelled "Rowntree" on the front; an essential part of any golfing library, written by one of the great writers on the sport. Donovan & Murdoch note that the golf courses of Ireland were "eliminated" from the second edition (1925).
Bookseller: Peter Harrington. ABA member [London, United Kingdom]

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