California Bit and Spur A History and Development

By: Kosloff, Lou

Price: $750.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality slipcased hardcover in ornate, beautifully tooled brown leather covered boards with the popular Oak leaf and Acorn design in 3-D relief. Bright gilt title on book cover and spine. Deluxe first edition signed and numbered #131 out of one thousand deluxe limited editions. All edges of the page block are bright gold gilt, tips and spine ends sharp, no rubbing or color loss. Only item to report is a small, slightly wavy area on the last four pages, as if someone's glass condensation dripped on the book while open. Not an eyesore but mentioned in full disclosure. The book, designed by Sachia Long looks fabulous in it's brown, black and red painted design on cream woven linen cloth covered slipcase that matches the books' endpapers. This slipcase is clean, straight, with sharp tips that are not rubbed anywhere. The comprehensive book chapters include: Moors, Spain, Mexico, California, Bits, Spurs, Rawhide Hackamore, Hair Ropes, Bit and Spur Makers, Index. More photos available for the asking.

Title: California Bit and Spur A History and Development

Author Name: Kosloff, Lou

Illustrator: B/W Photos & Line Drawings

Categories: WESTERN RIDING & TRAINING, LEATHER & SADDLERY,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Newport Beach, CA, J. Ralph Bell Inc.: 1982

ISBN Number: 0911231005

ISBN Number 13: 9780911231007

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Slipcased

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed, Limited Numbered

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: CS47161

Keywords: Custom made Silver Bits, Spurs,