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PBA Galleries – Rare Golf Books and Memorabilia

The San Francisco based PBA Galleries Auction House a renowned purveyor of rare golf books and memorabilia have their next auction on 12 April 2018 consisting of the collection of John Burns and the Library of Ron Muszalski.

Rare golfing books of Irish interest include:

The Irish Golf Directory, for 1929-30, Hewson, Lionel, editor

“First Edition.┬áIncludes chapters on rule decisions, championships, the Golfing Union of Ireland and the Irish Ladies Golfing Union, etc. The first copy we have encountered.”


Golf Stories by Marietta – Dublin 1905

“A rare early Irish golf book. D&J M9880. Not in the USGA Library collection or Alistair Johnston’s latest list, and the first copy PBA has encountered.”

Both lots were unsold after bidding had ceased.