New York: Derrydale Press, 1929. First edition, 1/75 copies from the DeLuxe edition, printed on Van Gelder Zonen deckle-edge paper and signed by the author. 4to. xxviii, (2), 218 pp. Illustrated from photographs, plates, some in color, three maps. "The author not only describes his trip through the desert, the Arabian horse itself, its breeding, etc., but he also has much to say regarding the other well known breeds of horses." A standard work on the Arabian Horse. Siegel 25. Podeschi 364. Small ink check mark on front endpaper, several nicks along the lower edges of the binding and a scuff mark on the rear board, else a fine copy. Publisher's blue morocco, gilt, the boards framed by thin gilt rules with sporting devices at the corners, gilt spine title and sporting devices framed within gilt rules between raised bands, patterned endpapers, top edge gilt. (#8431). (Inventory #: 61338)
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