Lot 50 of 515:
The Horse of the Desert w/ jacket  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$300
Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
The Horse of the Desert
Author:
Brown, W.R.
Place:
New York
Publisher:
The Derrydale Press
Date:
1929
Description:

Foreword by Major General James Harbord and Henry Fairfield Osborn. Lavishly illustrated, including color plates. 12¼x9¼, blue cloth gilt, top edge gilt; pictorial jacket. First Edition. One of 750 copies of the regular issue from a total edition of 825.

Beautiful book, an authoritative work on the Arabian horse, in the striking, rare jacket.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
Mild rubbing at ends of somewhat sunned spine, light wear to clipped jacket; tape residue to endpapers, mild toning around edges; near fine in like jacket.
 
Item number:
309106
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