London: Methuen & Co., 1931. 246p cloth. Following his co-authorship (text) with T Simpson on The Architectual Side of Golf (1929), Wethered issued this volume of essays to expand his views on the ideal relationships between player, club, style, shot, tempeament, course and architect as a basis for examining the current game as well as it's future prospects. Nice photographs of Jones, Collett, Leitch, Tolley, Roger Wethered, and Joyce Wethered make this a superb work. First edition in a rarely seen very good dust Jacket.
The chapter the Perfect Critic references Bernard Darwin many times over.
Herbert Newton Wethered was the father of Roger and Joyce Wethered. Very good, ffep dislocated now repaired, hardly noticable. Very Good jacket now protected in a Brodart cover. Item #7888