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Brown, William Robinson, 1875–1955

The horse of the desert, by William Robinson Brown, with an introduction by Major General James G. Harbord and Henry Fairfield Osborn.

New York, The Derrydale press, 1929.
Physical Description:
3 p. l., v-xxvii, [1] p., 1 l., 218 p. col. front., illus., plates (part col.) ports., maps (1 double) 33 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 363
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
"De luxe edition, 75 copies; first edition, 750 copies."
Bibliography: p. 193-204.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 364
BAC: British Art Center copy: First edition. Fine rib-grain blue cloth; stamped gilt horsehead and lettering on front cover and spine, top edge gilt. Half-title, frontispiece, title-page, illustrations, 4 plates of color halftone-photoengravings, 42 plates of halftone-photoengravings, 5 line-photoengravings in text, 1 line-photoengraving on title-page. One of 750 copies. Spine height: 12 7/8 inches.
Subject Terms:
Arabian horse.

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