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    With a Fore-edge Painting of Golf Legend Old Tom Morris

    [Fore-edge Painting]. Isaac Taylor. Words and Places: or, Etymological Illustrations or History, Ethnology, and Geography. London: Macmillan and Co., 1873.

    Third edition, revised and compressed. Twelvemo. 375 pages. Hand-colored folding map, with tear. With a fore-edge painting of "Old Tom Morris," a pioneer of professional golf.

    Contemporary full red leather with gilt decoration. Leather spine label with gilt titles. Marbled endpapers. Lightly rubbed with sunning to backstrip. A very good copy.


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    October, 2010
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