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Riders Across the Centuries: Horsemen of the Spanish Borderlands

Cisneros, Jose with biography by John O. West

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ISBN 10: 0874040892 / ISBN 13: 9780874040890
Published by Texas Western Press, El Paso, TX, 1984
Condition: Good Hardcover
From Aladdin Books (Fullerton, CA, U.S.A.)

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Boldly flat-signed by Cisneros on flyleaf in red pen. This would be near fine if it wasn't for some foxing to top edge of text block. In a good dust jacket with light dust soiling and some abrasions to lower corner areas and along/adjacent to flap folds and base of spine. Small reddish stains in one area of rear panel. Bookseller Inventory # 109153

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Title: Riders Across the Centuries: Horsemen of the...

Publisher: Texas Western Press, El Paso, TX

Publication Date: 1984

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Good

Signed: Signed by Author(s)

About this title


About This Book: An exceptional piece of work in which Jose Cisneros captures, in pictures and in words, the horses, riders, gear, lifestyle, and the attitudes of the Spanish / American / Mexican borderlands. The book is a series of full page captioned illustrations of a rider and mount from a certain point in time: Spanish Soldier 1550, Arizona Presidial Soldier 1780, New Mexico Cibolero 1825, Santa Fe Trail Wagonmaster 1860, Bandido 1890, Rider from the State of Sonora 1950, and 95 more!

With a 36 page illustrated biography of Cisneros.

Book Details: hardback, cloth over boards with a sewn binding. In dustjacket. 199 pp of toothy stock. B&w with some color illustrations throughout.

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