Lot 285 of 455:
Brand Book of the Montana Stock Growers' Association, 1894  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$1,080
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
Brand Book of the Montana Stock Growers' Association for 1894

Author:
Montana Stock Growers' Association

Place:
Helena, Montana

Publisher:
Independent Publishing Co.

Date:
1894

Description:

147, [2] blank pp. Illustrated. 19x11 cm. (7½x4¼"), black morocco, all edges red. Fifth Issue.

Guide to the brands used by the Montana Stock Growers' Association, which was founded 10 years earlier in 1884. Tipped on to front page "Compliments of W.G. Prewitt, Secretary Treasurer." Extremely scarce with just one copy appearing at auction in last 50 years, according to Rare Book Hub..


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Covers and extremities rubbed, spine frayed and chipped, front cover chipped severely at top; front and back hinges split, title page detached, previous owner's stamp throughout, light toning and foxing; overall good.


 
Item number:
302929
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