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My Partner, Ben Hogan [First Edition, 1954]

£70.00

Product description

Scarce first edition published in 1954 by Peter Davies.

'The inside story of professional golf and its greatest player' of the 1940s/50s told by his long term golfing partner, Jimmy Demaret. The biography starts when they were both working as caddies and explains how they went on to achieved great success. Includes several pages of black & white photographs and interesting sketches of techniques used. A truly fascinating story for any golf fan.

William Ben Hogan (1912 – 1997) was an American professional golfer, generally considered one of the greatest players in the history of the game. Hogan is notable for his profound influence on golf swing theory and his legendary ball-striking ability.

Winning nine career professional major championships. He is one of only five golfers to have won all four major championships currently open to professionals (the Masters Tournament, The Open (despite only playing once), the U.S. Open, and the PGA Championship).

Complete with its original, not price-clipped, dust jacket The dust jacket does have some rubbing wear and small tears, however the book itself is in a good clean condition with sound binding.

Item details

Added value:
A great collector's edition for any golfer
Author(s):
Jimmy Demaret
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
14 cm by 20.2 cm
Edition:
1954, first edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
214
Publisher:
Peter Davies
Title:
My Partner, Ben Hogan

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About this item

Scarce first edition published in 1954 by Peter Davies.

'The inside story of professional golf and its greatest player' of the 1940s/50s told by his long term golfing partner, Jimmy Demaret. The biography starts when they were both working as caddies and explains how they went on to achieved great success. Includes several pages of black & white photographs and interesting sketches of techniques used. A truly fascinating story for any golf fan.

William Ben Hogan (1912 – 1997) was an American professional golfer, generally considered one of the greatest players in the history of the game. Hogan is notable for his profound influence on golf swing theory and his legendary ball-striking ability.

Winning nine career professional major championships. He is one of only five golfers to have won all four major championships currently open to professionals (the Masters Tournament, The Open (despite only playing once), the U.S. Open, and the PGA Championship).

Complete with its original, not price-clipped, dust jacket The dust jacket does have some rubbing wear and small tears, however the book itself is in a good clean condition with sound binding.

Added value:
A great collector's edition for any golfer
Author(s):
Jimmy Demaret
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
14 cm by 20.2 cm
Edition:
1954, first edition
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
214
Publisher:
Peter Davies
Title:
My Partner, Ben Hogan

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