Item #267526 The Horse of the Desert. Introduction by Major-General James G. Harbord and Professor Henry Fairfield Osborn. Derrydale Press, William Robinson Brown.
The Horse of the Desert. Introduction by Major-General James G. Harbord and Professor Henry Fairfield Osborn
The Horse of the Desert. Introduction by Major-General James G. Harbord and Professor Henry Fairfield Osborn
The Horse of the Desert. Introduction by Major-General James G. Harbord and Professor Henry Fairfield Osborn

The Horse of the Desert. Introduction by Major-General James G. Harbord and Professor Henry Fairfield Osborn.

New York: Derrydale Press, 1929.

First edition, no. 26 of 75 large paper copies signed by the author. Color frontispiece after Harrington Bird and three other color plates, 46 halftone plates, illustrations in text. xxvii, [3], 218 pp. 1 vols. Large 4to. Full blue morocco with emblematic gilt tooling, t.e.g. by MacDonald. Fine Siegel 25; Frazier B-19-D; Podeschi 364. Item #267526

One of the great large-format Derrydale Press titles of the 1920s, and a classic work on the Arabian horse, “the aristocrat of the equestrian world.”
A superior copy of the deluxe edition.

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