"The pleasures of golf are not measured by successes but by the love of the player for the game": First Edition of Golfing Legend J.H. Taylor's Golf: My Life's Work
Golf: My Life’s Work.
Taylor, J.H. (John Henry); Introduction by Bernard Darwin.$150.00
Item Number: 89001
London: Jonathan Cape, 1943.
First edition of Taylor’s classic autobiography. Octavo, original cloth, frontispiece, illustrated. In near fine condition.
John Henry "J.H." Taylor was an English professional golfer and one of the pioneers of the modern game of golf. Taylor is considered to be one of the best golfers of all time. He was also a significant golf course architect. He was a member of the fabled Great Triumvirate of the sport in his day, along with Harry Vardon and James Braid, and he won The Open Championship five times.