Sale 527: Rare Golf Books & Memorabilia from the Libraries of Louis Weinstein, Richard E. Donovan & Other Owners

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Date of the auction: 27.02.2014

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The Actis and Constitutionis of the Realme of Scotland Maid in Parliamentis...

Title: The Actis and Constitutionis of the Realme of Scotland Maid in Parliamentis Haldin Be...Kingis James the First, Secund, Thrid, Feird, Fyft, and in Tyme of Marie now Quene of Scottis Author: Place: Edinburgh Publisher: Robert Lekpreuik Date: 1566 Description: Title page with woodcut arms of

Lot #: 1

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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John Henry Smith: A Humorous Romance of Outdoor Life

Title: John Henry Smith: A Humorous Romance of Outdoor Life Author: Adams, Frederick Upham Place: New York Publisher: R.F. Fenno & Company Date: 1909 Description: Illustrated by A.B. Frost. (8vo) red-orange cloth with illustrated cover. Reprint. D&J A2190 Lot Amendments Condition: White lettering

Lot #: 2

Estimate: US$80 - US$120

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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The Parks of Musselburgh: Golfers, Architects, Clubmakers

Title: The Parks of Musselburgh: Golfers, Architects, Clubmakers Author: Adams, John Place: Worcestershire Publisher: Grant Books Date: 1991 Description: [8], 154 pp. Illustrated from photographs and reproductions, some in color, including a color frontispiece portrait of Willie Park. 9½x7

Lot #: 3

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Allan Robertson, Golfer: His Life and Times

Title: Allan Robertson, Golfer: His Life and Times Author: Adamson, Alistair Beaton Place: Worcestershire Publisher: Grant Books Date: 1985 Description: xv, 92 pp. Foreword by J. E. Behrend. Illustrated with plates from photographs, facsimiles, etc., including an old plan of St. Andrews. (8vo) Full

Lot #: 4

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Penfold Man - Papier-mache advertisement statue of a smiling golfer in...

Title: Penfold Man - Papier-mache advertisement statue of a smiling golfer in knickers and cap Author: Place: Publisher: Date: No date c.1920s Description: Large papier-mache statue. A man in full 1920s golfing attire: large "Hogan" style cap, blazer, collared shirt and vest, nickers, socks and

Lot #: 5

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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The Fifty Greatest Golfers

Title: The Fifty Greatest Golfers Author: Alliss, Peter, Peter Dobereiner, Mark McCormack & Arnold Palmer, eds. Place: New York Publisher: Gallery Books Date: [1988] Description: 116 pp. Illustrated from color drawings. (Folio) original Blind-stamped padded leatherette, hand-crafted by Brown

Lot #: 6

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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The American Annual Golf Guide and Year Book, 1927

Title: The American Annual Golf Guide and Year Book, 1927 Author: Brown, Lewis J., editor Place: New York Publisher: Golf Guide Company Date: 1927 Description: (ii)-iv, 609 pp. Illustrations from photographs. (8vo) original red cloth, lettered in white. Eleventh Annual Edition. D&J A6600. Lot

Lot #: 7

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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The American Annual Golf Guide and Year Book 1917

Title: The American Annual Golf Guide and Year Book 1917 Author: Pulver, P.C., editor Place: New York Publisher: The Angus Company Date: 1917 Description: 412 pp. Endpapers are advertisements. Illustrated from photographs. (8vo) green cloth, lettered in white. Second Edition. Second year of this

Lot #: 8

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Archive of golf score cards, programs, pairing sheets, newspaper clippings...

Title: Archive of golf score cards, programs, pairing sheets, newspaper clippings, and more recording the career of Bay Area golfer Mrs. S.J. Anink (Jean Anink) Author: Place: Publisher: Date: 1940s Description: Includes a scrap book with approximately 60 leaves within, each with pasted newspaper

Lot #: 9

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Annual Dinner of the Highlanders Club at Kenilworth Lodge, February, 1930

Title: Annual Dinner of the Highlanders Club at Kenilworth Lodge, February, 1930 Author: Place: Publisher: Date: 1930 Description: Menu cover one card stock folded (blank inside). 25.5x18 cm (10x7"). Illustrated and lettered in green and yellow. The Kenilworth Lodge in Florida was built in 1916 by

Lot #: 10

Estimate: US$10 - US$100

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Antique copper and wood magazine rack with golfer illustration

Title: Antique copper and wood magazine rack with golfer illustration Author: Place: Publisher: Date: No date, c.1920s Description: Brass magazine rack, affixed to a wooden rectangular base. With a golfing illustration on either side. Identical illustration on either side of the magazine of very

Lot #: 11

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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The 100th Open Championship held at Royal Birkdale Golf Club from July...

Title: The 100th Open Championship held at Royal Birkdale Golf Club from July 7th-10th, 1971 Author: [Armitage, J.C.] Place: [Altricham, England] Publisher: [Cheshire Printing] Date: 1971 Description: Introduction by Henry Longhurst. Illustrated with 6 full-color plates by "Ionicus" [J.C. Armitage

Lot #: 12

Estimate: US$120 - US$180

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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How to Play Your Best Golf All the Time

Title: How to Play Your Best Golf All the Time Author: Armour, Tommy Place: New York Publisher: Simon & Schuster Date: 1953 Description: Illustrated with drawings by Lealand Gustavson; frontispiece portrait from a photograph of Armour. (8vo) cloth-backed boards, pictorial jacket. First Edition

Lot #: 13

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Henry Callender Esq. - color mezzotint

Title: Henry Callender Esq. - color mezzotint Author: Abbott, Lemuel Francis Place: London Publisher: Vicars Brothers / Will Henderson Date: 1916 Description: Color mezzotint. With copyright information from Vicars Brothers, 1916 at top margin. Signed by Will Henderson in pencil at bottom margin

Lot #: 14

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Henry Callender Esq. - proof copy

Title: Henry Callender Esq. - proof copy Author: Abbott, Lemuel Francis Place: Buckingham Palace Publisher: Wm Ward Date: 1812 Description: Engraving, marked "Proof" in lower left corner. Engraved by William Ward after the painting by L.F. Abbott. Impression size 25½x16¾" on larger paper. A Proof

Lot #: 15

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Original watercolor of a golfer, signed

Title: Original watercolor of a golfer, signed Author: Addison, V.S. Place: Publisher: Date: Description: Watercolor on paper, matted and framed. With frame measures 35x27 cm (13¾x10¾"). Signed watercolor by V.S. Addison. A lovely illustration of a male golfer, with hat and knickers, preparing to

Lot #: 16

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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"The Home Hole" - original etching with drypoint, signed

Title: "The Home Hole" - original etching with drypoint, signed Author: Barclay, John R[ankine] Place: Publisher: Date: c.1900 Description: Etching with drypoint, matted and framed. Image size is 19.5x24.5 cm (7¾x9¾"). Signed by the artist in pencil at lower left margin. John Rankine Barclay was an

Lot #: 17

Estimate: US$500 - US$800

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Original etching with drypoint, signed - golfer and his caddy, in the rough

Title: Original etching with drypoint, signed - golfer and his caddy, in the rough Author: Barclay, John R[ankine] Place: Publisher: Date: c.1900 Description: Etching with drypoint, matted and framed. Image size is 19.5x24.5 cm (7¾x9¾"). Signed by the artist in pencil at lower left margin. John

Lot #: 18

Estimate: US$600 - US$900

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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"The Royal and Ancient Club House" - original etching with drypoint, signed

Title: "The Royal and Ancient Club House" - original etching with drypoint, signed Author: Barclay, John R[ankine] Place: Publisher: Date: c.1900 Description: Etching with drypoint, matted and framed. Image size is 19.5x24.5 cm (7¾x9¾"). Signed by the artist in pencil at lower left margin. John

Lot #: 19

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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"Sand" - original etching with drypoint, signed

Title: "Sand" - original etching with drypoint, signed Author: Barclay, John R[ankine] Place: Publisher: Date: 1922 Description: Etching with drypoint, matted and framed. Image size is 19.5x24.5 cm (7¾x9¾"). Artist's name and the date 1922 etched into the plate. Signed by the artist in pencil at

Lot #: 20

Estimate: US$700 - US$1,000

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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"The Swilcan Bridge, St. Andrews" - original etching with drypoint, signed

Title: "The Swilcan Bridge, St. Andrews" - original etching with drypoint, signed Author: Barclay, John R[ankine] Place: Publisher: Date: c.1900 Description: Etching with drypoint, matted and framed. Image size is 19.5x24.5 cm (7¾x9¾"). Signed by the artist in pencil at lower left margin. John

Lot #: 21

Estimate: US$800 - US$1,200

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Two framed artworks by Edmund Blampied, signed

Title: Two framed artworks by Edmund Blampied, signed Author: Blampied, Edmund Place: Publisher: Frost & Reed Date: No date Description: 2 framed prints of dogs golfing, titled: Playing at a hole in the ground. But it's a grand sport - biffing a little ball. Size of the images are 13½x9" and with

Lot #: 22

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Collection of twelve pieces of golf art

Title: Collection of twelve pieces of golf art Author: Place: Publisher: Date: Various dates Description: Includes: Sadler, W. Dendy. Stymied. Framed engraving, in black & white. 4 framed prints of caricatures of golfers by Bates. "Golf Cart" - framed colorful print signed by artist Clayton Paul

Lot #: 23

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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"Go ahead and putt...it'll be a few minutes before the shock wave reaches...

Title: "Go ahead and putt...it'll be a few minutes before the shock wave reaches us" - Original ink and watercolor illustration, which ran in Playboy's September 1962 issue Author: Davis, Jack Place: Publisher: Date: 1962 Description: Ink and watercolor on board. Matted and framed. 43.2x35.3 cm

Lot #: 24

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$8,000

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Lahontan Golf Club - print illustration of Arnold Palmer and Tom Weiskoff...

Title: Lahontan Golf Club - print illustration of Arnold Palmer and Tom Weiskoff, signed by both golfers and artist Author: Fitzpatrick, J. Place: North Lake Tahoe, California Publisher: Date: July 17, 1999 Description: Print illustrating two great golfers, in honor of the Lahontan Golf Club

Lot #: 25

Estimate: US$200 - US$300

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Color mezzotint of John Taylor

Title: Color mezzotint of John Taylor Author: Gordon, Sir John Watson (1788-1864) Place: [London] Publisher: Will Henderson Date: 1914 Description: Color mezzotint print. Image size 50x33 cm (19¾x13") on larger paper. Matted and framed. Signed by Will Henderson in pencil at bottom margin. John

Lot #: 26

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Three color golf illustrations from the pages of Harper's Weekly

Title: Three color golf illustrations from the pages of Harper's Weekly Author: Harper's Weekly Place: Publisher: Date: 1897 Description: Includes: Cover page of the journal, Vol. XLI, No. 2119. July 31, 1897. With illustration of a lady and a gentleman golfer. A leaf with text and illustrations

Lot #: 27

Estimate: US$100 - US$150

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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Two golf color lithographs by John Hassall

Title: Two golf color lithographs by John Hassall Author: Hassall, John Place: London Publisher: C.E. Clifford & Co. Date: c.1910 Description: Two color lithographs of golfing, by John Hassall. Each matted and framed. With frame, each measures 73x57 cm (28¾x22½"). John Hassall (1868-1948) was an

Lot #: 28

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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The First Amateur Golf Championship in America - color print

Title: The First Amateur Golf Championship in America - color print Author: Henry, Everett Place: Publisher: E. Currier Date: 1931 Description: Color print by E. Currier. One of 999 copies. Matted and framed. Image is 21.5x37 cm (8½x14½"). With frame measures 43x55 cm (17x21¾"). Nice color print

Lot #: 29

Estimate: US$250 - US$350

Date: 27 Feb 2014

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"The Caddy" - original ink drawing

Title: "The Caddy" - original ink drawing Author: Kemble, [Edward W.] Place: Publisher: Date: No date [c.1890s] Description: Original ink drawing on paper of a caddy. Signed in lower right corner in pencil. Matted and framed. Illustration measures 17x11 cm (6¾x4¼") and with frame measures 40.5x34 cm

Lot #: 30

Estimate: US$700 - US$1,000

Date: 27 Feb 2014