Everard, H. S. C., A History of the Royal & Ancient Golf Club: St. Andrews from 1754-1900. Edinburgh and London: William Blackwood and Sons, 1907. First edition, green cloth boards and custom slipcase.
Everard's first edition of A History of the Royal & Ancient Golf Club is presented with full illustrations and in original green boards. The book was published out of Edinburgh and London in 1907 by William Blackwood and Sons publishers. The book is illustrated throughout with black and white images. A comprehensive study of the historic golf club, the topic in this book include early references to golf at St. Andrews, the first competition, methods of scoring, ownership of the links, the Open Championship, and more.
Good condition overall. The book is bound in dark green cloth, with a black stamp of St. Andrews and black titles embossed on the front. Titles embossed on the spine. Rubbing and bumping to spine, some wear to the joints. Features deckled edges and a gilt top edge. Interior pages are clean. Presented with a light green cloth slipcase with a photograph of a map of St. Andrews inlaid on the front.