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Old Time Cattlemen and Other Pioneers of the Anza-Borrego Area

Reed, Lester

Published by Self Published (Printed By Desert Printers, Inc.), Palm Desert, CA, 1963
Condition: Good + Soft cover
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The author's early years were spent in the region he writes of: Borrego, Coyote Canyon, Anza, Cahuilla, Aguanga, Oak Grove, Warner's Ranch, Mesa Grande, Temecula, Sage and Hemet, and knew first-hand most of the people he writes about, including members of the Reed family, the Clark brothers, the Tripp brothers, John McCain, Paul Sentanac, Howard Bailey, Sal Biles, Doc Beaty, Pat Cassero, Calistro Torte, Carlos Moreno, Charles Ticknor, and Frank Hamilton. (Only one chapter of the book is devoted to the Indians of the area and their homesites and crafts). 147 pages, ending with a two-page poem by the author plus a two-page, topographical map of the area as it existed in the 19th century; text has dozens of B&W photos. Covers are card stock paper, brown with a photo of some rough-looking men loading their mules in front of a crude, thatched roof, pole cabin; white, 5/8" comb binding. Covers shows moderate handling wear with rubbed outer edges and dogeared bottom corner, comb binding is cracked at the top and bottom with small pieces missing from both ends, text has a few very small foxing spots/stains, but is otherwise unmarked and in excellent condition. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # USCA07378

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Title: Old Time Cattlemen and Other Pioneers of the...

Publisher: Self Published (Printed By Desert Printers, Inc.), Palm Desert, CA

Publication Date: 1963

Binding: Plastic Comb Binding

Book Condition:Good +

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