London: Lawrence and Bullen, Ltd, 1899. 8vo. First edition. Original pictorial cloth. Extremities lightly rubbed and spine ends gently pushed. Endpapers and half-title a bit foxed. Pencil signature on half-title. Contents clean. Near fine. Item #4939
'Among the many reasons why women play golf are the following: (1) A desire to be in the fashion; (2) Idleness; (3) Pot-hunting; (4) A real and innate love of sport.' Among the clubs listed in the directory in the second half of the book is the Wimbledon Ladies' Golf Club (Founded 1872) not far from where this volume has been catalogued. Scarce.
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