"For this game you need, above all things, to be in a tranquil frame of mind": Rare First Edition of Harry Vardons Classic Work "How To Play Golf
How To Play Golf.
Item Number: 24009
London: Methuen, 1912.
First edition of Vardon’s classic work. Octavo, original red cloth with titles to the spine in gilt, frontispiece. In near fine condition with the spine gilt fresh, small repair to the crown of the spine.
Harry Vardon was a member of the Great Triumvirate of the sport in his day, along with John Henry Taylor and James Braid. He went on to win The British Open Championship a record six times and also won the U.S. Open.