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Rare Books

Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
Curator of Rare Books

An advance subject search in Books+ for "Cattle Brands" or "Brand Books" will retrieve nearly 100 titles in the Rare Book Division.  

Notalbe early works include: the earliest extant printed brand book, Libro de marchi de caualli … (Venice, 1569); a large folio publication containing more than 8,500 brands, Coleccion general de las marcas del ganado de la provincial de Buenos Aires (n.p., ca. 1840); and one of the first Utah territorial imprints and the first brand book printed in the United States, known as the “Deseret Brand Book” (Salt Lake City, 1850).