First Edition of Gene Sarazen's Better Golf After Fifty; Inscribed by Him
Better Golf After Fifty.
Sarazen, Gene with Roger P. Ganem.$150.00
Item Number: 54003
New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1967.
First edition of this golf instructional. Octavo, original cloth. Inscribed and dated in 1969 by Gene Sarazen opposite the title page. Fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket.
Gene Sarazen was an American professional golfer, one of the world's top players in the 1920s and 1930s, and the winner of seven major championships. He is one of five players (along with Ben Hogan, Gary Player, Jack Nicklaus, and Tiger Woods) to win each of the four majors at least once, now known as the Career Grand Slam: U.S. Open (1922, 1932), PGA Championship (1922, 1923, 1933), The Open Championship (1932), and Masters Tournament (1935).