St. Louis: Jacob Straus Saddlery Co., n.d. . "Latest edition" Hardcover. 238p, over 200 line ills. Ca. 160 pages of a wide variety of saddles, each one with a full-page picture and description. Stained, as shown in photo. Shaken (open pages loose and worn at edges). Penciling on front endpapers. Pages are overall very good and clean. Complete. Ca. 8 x 11 inches. Fair. Item #30082
The saddles include stock, Morgan, Texas, Coras, Spanish, Mosby, Muley Morgan, Muley Mexican, Kilgore, Kentucky Pad, Spring Seat, Somerset, McClellan, Princess, Park, Daisy, racing, boys’, and more. Includes 48 pages of elaborately tooled sidesaddles for women and misses. Also riding and hitch bridles, 2 pages of holsters and scabbards, quirts, some hitch harness and collars, and much other strapwork. The firm’s address was 410, 412 and 414 N. Sixth Street. A fabulous reference for the saddle collector or maker! Scarce in any condition, as WorldCat locates only 4 copies in libraries. Large; shipping/handling may be extra. Please keep this in mind when ordering.