BOOMER (PERCY) On Learning Golf, FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 37 OF 500 COPIES, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, [1942], 8vo, John Lane (2)
Lot 284
BOOMER (PERCY)
On Learning Golf, FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 37 OF 500 COPIES, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, [1942], 8vo, John Lane (2)
Sold for £ 375 (US$ 485) inc. premium

The Sporting Sale

11 Jun 2014, 11:00 BST

Edinburgh

Lot Details
BOOMER (PERCY) On Learning Golf, FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 37 OF 500 COPIES, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, [1942], 8vo, John Lane (2)
BOOMER (PERCY)
On Learning Golf, FIRST EDITION, NUMBER 37 OF 500 COPIES, SIGNED BY THE AUTHOR, and dated '42, with a letter from a Sunningdale member dated 1942 inserted, publisher's cloth, [1942]; Idem, another copy, FIRST EDITION, INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR 'To Maurice, A memory of many happy Christmas dinners including this one, Christmas Day, Sunningdale Golf Club, 1944', a pre-publication copy with Boomer's pencil notes and corrections, publisher's cloth, dust-jacket, [1942], 8vo, John Lane (2)

Footnotes

  • Percy Boomer was a well known British professional at Sunningdale before and just after the Second World War, he was a popular and sought after teacher, friend and frequent playing companion of the Duke of Windsor.

    Maurice Stoner was also a well-known Sunningdale member of the time.
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