"Always remember that however good you may be, the game is your master": First Edition of Taylor on Golf; Signed by Him
Taylor on Golf: Impressions, Comments and Hints.
Taylor, J.H. [John Henry].$850.00
Item Number: 105733
London: Hutchinson & Co, 1902.
First edition of this work by one of the greatest golfers of the first half of the twentieth century. Octavo, original green cloth, gilt titles and tooling to the spine and front panel, illustrated with 48 plates from photographs, including frontispiece with Taylor’s Grip. Signed by the author on a slip adhered to the front free endpaper, “Sincerely Yours J.H. Taylor.” In excellent condition with some rubbing to the extremities.
John Henry "J.H." Taylor was an English professional golfer and one of the pioneers of the modern game of golf. Considered to be one of the best golfers of all time, he was also a significant golf course architect, the first chairman of the British Professional Golfers Association, and winner of five Open Championships.