London: Lawrence and Bullen, 1899. 233p. decorative cloth. First edition
Both authors played at Royal Blackheath and contributed to several magazines of the period.
With chapters by Issette Pearson, A. Bennet Pascoe and others, original pictorial green cloth spine and covers laid down, decoratively stamped in red, black, white and cream.
Chapter X is of note, discussing golf as a profession for woman as professionals and greenskeepers.
Very nice copy of an important pre 1900 work. Item #12230