by CARL RASWAN
This book is considered a classic and a favorite amoung readers of all ages.
Carl Raswan was fascinated with Arabian Horses from his early youth in Germany and this narrative is the story of his search to find the Arabian horse of his choldhood dreams. His search began in Europe then on to Egypt and eventually to the Desert where he lived amoung the Ruala Bedouin tribe. He lived among these migrating tribesman with their herds of livestock as a blood brother, learned their language, rode with them on raids and skimishes, and tried to learn all he could of their theories, beliefs and methods of breeding pure Arabians. He made 12 more trips back to the desert and made friendships that endured throughout the remainder of his life.
An essential addition to any Arabian library.
This is a hard bound book, good condition, some wear to boards at bottom corners, wear to top and bottom of the spine, front and rear gutters split,no dust jacket, pages clean and in good condition, remnants of price sticker on FFEP, published by Creative Age Press, N.Y. appears to be a 1st. edition, 1942. Illustrated with photos, 292 pages.