"Belongs in Every Golfers Library" (Tom Watson): First Edition of Golfing Great Byron Nelson's Winning Golf; Inscribed by Him
Byron Nelson’s Winning Golf.
Item Number: 84679
New York: A.S. Barnes and Company, 1946.
First edition of Nelson’s first book. Octavo, original cloth, illustrated. Foreword by Grantland Rice. Boldly signed by the author on the front free endpaper, “Good Golfing, Byron Nelson. Dec, 1994.” Near fine in a near fine price-clipped dust jacket. A superior example.
Byron Nelson won the 1939 U.S. Open, the 1940 and 1945 PGA Championship, and the 1937 and 1942 Masters Tournament, landing him a spot in the World Golf Hall of Fame in 1974, a culmination of his many previous awards. Byron Nelson's Winning Golf is an insight into the legendary player's career and talents.