First Edition of Sam Snead Golf Begins At 40: How to Use Your Age Advantage; Signed by Him
Sam Snead Golf Begins At 40: How to Use Your Age Advantage.
Snead, Sam; with Dick Aultman.
Item Number: 1328
New York: The Dial Press, 1986.
First edition of this work by Snead in which he reveals the secrets of his golfing longevity. Octavo, original cloth, illustrations. Signed by Sam Snead on the title page. Inscription to the front free endpaper, near fine in a very good price-clipped dust jacket. Illustrations by James McQueen.
Sam Snead won a record 82 PGA Tour events, including seven majors. His nickname was "Slammin' Sammy" and he was admired by many for having the so-called "perfect swing," which generated many imitators. He was inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame in 1974, and received the PGA Tour Lifetime Achievement Award in 1998.