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    The Deluxe "Saddle Blanket" Edition of The King Ranch

    [Texana]. Tom Lea. The King Ranch. Printed for the King Ranch Kingsville Texas, 1957. First edition, deluxe "Saddle Blanket" issue, one of 3,000 copies, using custom made inks and paper. Two quarto volumes. Illustrated by Lea. Publisher's binding of facsimile saddle blanket material, slipcase. A fine set. This impressive title was designed by Carl Hertzog in El Paso.

    "The best account of the most famous ranch in the world. Few, if any, Texas books have had such a perfect blend of text, design, and illustrations." (Jenkins).

    Jenkins, Basic Texas Books, 121.

    From the collection of I.D. "Nash" Flores III.

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    October, 2014
    8th Wednesday
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