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Desert Rough Cuts: A Haywire Histroy of the Borego Desert

Oliver, Harry

Published by Ward Ritchie Press, Los Angeles, 1938
Condition: Fine Soft cover
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First edition. Cloth spine strip over original dark tan stiff wrappers decorated and stamped in black with woodcut of an old time prospector. The author notes on the rear cover:"This cover is guaranteed to curl in the desert sun, but it won't fade much, I guess." 64 pps. illustrated with woodcuts by the author. Humorous, anecdotal history of California's Borego Valley, peopled by old-timers and weatherbeaten prospectors. Laid in is the publisher's promotional bookmark-sized synopsis of the work. A fine, tight copy. A difficult book in any condition, this copy is particularly nice. Bookseller Inventory # D5414

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Title: Desert Rough Cuts: A Haywire Histroy of the ...

Publisher: Ward Ritchie Press, Los Angeles

Publication Date: 1938

Binding: Stiff Wrappers

Illustrator: Harry Oliver

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: None Issued

Edition: First Edition

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