Golf is an awkward set of bodily contortions designed to produce a graceful result": First Edition of A Round Of Golf; Inscribed by Tommy Armour
A Round of Golf with Tommy Armour.
Item Number: 299
New York: Simon & Schuster, 1959.
First edition. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed by the author, “For Dr. Bob Russo with regards from Tommy Armour P.S. For information turn to page 136”. On page 136 Armour has written, “Dear Bob/ If you would like some tips on x-rays call him/ Tommy Armour.” Usual tanning to the page edges in a near fine jacket with light wear.
Scottish-American golfer Tommy Armour won the 1927 U.S. Open, the 1931 Open Championship, the 1937 Masters Tournament. In 1976, Armour was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame. A Round of Golf is an insight into the skillful methods of the winner of twenty-five tournaments.