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Horses and Americans by  Phil Stong - First Edition - 1939 - from Old Scrolls Book Shop and Biblio.co.uk

Horses and Americans

by Stong, Phil

Condition: Very Good+/No Dustjacket


New York: Frederick A Stokes Company, 1939. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good+/No Dustjacket. Kurt Weise, Illustrator. First Edition, with "Copyright 1939" on copyright page, 1939 in Roman Numerals on title page. Beige cloth boards with black title box on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Slightest hint of soiling (a few tiny faint spots). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Color frontis illustration ("Wisconsin Belgians") with clean tissue guard. Illustrated throughout with drawings and photographs. 333 pgs. with index. A fascinating book on the history of the horse in America and his relationship to man and our progress and achievements.


  • Bookseller: Old Scrolls Book Shop US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 017297
  • Title: Horses and Americans
  • Author: Stong, Phil
  • Illustrator: Kurt Weise, Illustrator
  • Format/binding: Hard Cover
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good+
  • Jacket condition: No Dustjacket
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Frederick A Stokes Company
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1939
  • Keywords: Horses, American History, Horse in history, first edition, Phil Stong, Kurt Weise, Americana, illustrated
  • Bookseller catalogs: Americana; American History; horses;


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