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Mosemans Illustrated Guide For Purchasers of Horse Furnishing Goods 1890s

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Binding: Hardcover Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Special Attributes: Illustrated Origin: American
Year Printed: 1890


 C.M.MOSEMAN,NEW YORK C.1890sE.D.SLATER ( ENGRAVER AND LITHOGRAPHER )PETRI-PELS ( WOODCUT ENGRAVER )HARDCOVER - FOLIO,CLOTH COVERSPAGES: 304DIMENSIONS: 15 3/8" X 11 1/4" INCHESWEIGHT: 2,450 KGONE OF THE FINEST EQUESTRIAN TRADE CATALOGUES OF THE 19th CENTURY PRODUCED BY A LEADING NEW YORK CITY FIRM.THE CONTENTS INCLUDES RIDING HABITS,RACING UNIFORMS AND SUPPLIES,SADDLES,PLUMES,HITCHING POSTS,HARNESSES,CARRIAGE ORNAMENTS,WHIPS,TACK OF ALL KINDS AND VARIETIES,STABLE REQUISITES AND VETERINARY SUPPLIES.THEY ARE ILLUSTRATED WITH NUMEROUS CHROMOLITHOGRAPHS AND HUNDREDS OF BLACK AND WHITE IMAGES.MANY OF THE PICTURES ARE FULL AND HALF PAGE,AND THE ITEMS ARE LABELED WITH COLOR FUL AND DECORATIVE TYPOGRAPHY TYPICAL OF THE ERA.MOSEMANS CATALOGUES HAVE FREQUENTLY BEEN REPRINTED OVER THE PAST 30 YEARS AS A VALUABLE RECORD OF 19th CENTURY MATERIAL CULTURE RELATED TO HORSES AND CARRIAGES.THIS IS AN ORIGINAL ONE.HE TITLE PAGE STATES THAT THE CATALOGUE IS " FOR THE WOLESALE AND RETAIL TRADE" AND FEATURES " NOVELTIES AND STABLE APPOINTMENTS IMPORTED AND DOMESTIC" IT GIVES THE ADDRESS OF THE "WAREROOMS" AS 126 AND 128 CHAMBERS STREET,NEW YORK,AND LISTS OTHER SHOPS AS BEING LOCATED IN LONDON,PARIS,BERLIN AND MOSCOW.CONDITION: COVER WITH SOME DAMAGE                         PAGES: GOOD CONDITION