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The Short Game,

by Vaile, P. A & Henry Longhurst

Condition: Good in Fair dust jacket

London: Duckworth. Good in Fair dust jacket. 1936. First Edition. Hardcover. Signed and inscribed by Henry Longhurst, who wrote the introduction, on front endpaper. First edition from this publisher, Duckworth, in London in 1936. Red covers with black lettering on front and spine. Ends of spine have some wear, and corners have some rubbing. Book is in good condition. Dust jacket is worn and torn at top and bottom of spine and top back edge, scuffed and stained, and is in acceptable condition. 136 pages, .6 lbs.; 136 pages; Signed by Contributor .
  • Bookseller: Inside the Covers US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: MSV6858
  • Title: The Short Game,
  • Author: Vaile, P. A & Henry Longhurst
  • Format/binding: Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good in Fair dust jacket
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Duckworth
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1936
  • Keywords: Golf, Putting, Golfing, Short Game, Golfers


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