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Horses of Today: Arabian, Thoroughbred, Saddle Horse, Standardbred, Western, Pony, Self, Margaret Cabell
161 Horses of Today: Arabian, Thoroughbred, Saddle Horse, Standardbred, Western, Pony
Self, Margaret Cabell
New York Duell, Sloan and Pearce 1966 3rd Printing Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
143 pgs. Nr Fine in VG DJ Clean brown boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no wear to boards. Pages are clean. No names, writing or bookplates inside. Clean dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, with two very small closed edgetears and light fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 7-1/2" x 10". Horses. 003780

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The Horseman's Almanac and Handbook, Self, Margaret Cabell
162 The Horseman's Almanac and Handbook
Self, Margaret Cabell
New York Franklin Watts, Inc. 1965 Stated First printing Hardcover Very Good No dustjacket Vic Donahue, Illustrator 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page. Brown cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Very light soiling, no bumping or fraying, light surface scratch to rear board. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with clean endpapers; no previous owner marks. Light dust speckling to page edges. 235 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings by Vic Donahue. A wonderful by-the-month and seasonal guide to caring for your horse. 018186

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The Horseman's Encyclopedia, Self, Margaret Cabell
163 The Horseman's Encyclopedia
Self, Margaret Cabell
New York A. S. Barnes & Co. 1946 Thirteenth Printing Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Slightest hint of browning to edges. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean bright endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 519 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has small edge chips, a few very short closed edge tears, clean with a few very faint water spots to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Over a thousand questions covering every phase of riding and horses are answered in this book in simplem direct language. More than a hundred illustrations amplify the text. Western, hunting and racing terms, names of famous horses, American Hunt Clubs, top polo players, harness records and many other interesting facts. A whole library of equine knowledge in one book. 017696

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A World of Horses - An Anthology, Self, Margaret Cabell (Editor)
164 A World of Horses - An Anthology
Self, Margaret Cabell (Editor)
New York McGraw-Hill 1961 Fourth printing Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Fourth printing in original clean dust jacket. Very clean dark green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Harold Breul. 385 pages. Clean attractive dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, small price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. Dust jacket design by Muriel Nasser. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024257

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Horsemanship: A Comprehensive Book on Training the Horse and Its Rider, Seunig, Waldemar
165 Horsemanship: A Comprehensive Book on Training the Horse and Its Rider
Seunig, Waldemar
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1956 Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean gray cloth boards with red title box, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 352 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny chip at topspine corners, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 013947

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The Real Book About Horses, Sherman, Jay
166 The Real Book About Horses
Sherman, Jay
Garden City Garden City Books 1952 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Lumen Winter, Illustrator 
Very clean decorated boards with green cloth spine, beige lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean decorated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 192 pgs. Illustrated with drawings. Color illustrated dustjacket has one 1" closed tear at base of spine fold, a few tiny closed edge tears, slight age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 012135

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Legends Outstanding Quarter Horse Stallions & Mares, Simmons, Diane; Close, Pat
167 Legends Outstanding Quarter Horse Stallions & Mares
Simmons, Diane; Close, Pat
Colorado Springs, CO Western Horseman 1998 0911647260 / 9780911647266 Tenth Printing Paperback Very Good+ 
Clean softcover book with color illustrated cover, measures 8-1/2" x 11, 168 pgs. No creasing or chipping; bindings are tight, pages are clean. Profusely illustrated with black & white photographs. Lists pedigrees and halter and performance records, progeny records of legendary Quarter Horses, and a story detailing each horse's life. Horses included in this volume include: Barbra B; Bert; Chicaro Bill; Cowboy P-12; Depth Charge; Doc Bar; Go Man Go; Hard Twist; Hollywood Gold; Joe Hancock; Joe Reed P-3; Joe Reed II; King P-234; King Fritz; Leo; Peppy; Plaudit; Poco Bueno; Poco Tivio; Queenie; Quick M Silver; Shue Fly; Star Duster; Three Bars; Top Deck; Wimpy P-1. 018280

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168 The Horses of Central Park
Slade, Michael
New York Scholastic, Inc. 1992 0-590-44659-2 / 9780590446594 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean gray/green boards with purple cloth spine, gray/green metallic lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A charming novel for children about a boy who talks to (and gets answers from) the carriage horses of Central Park in New York City. 009785

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169 The Horse in the West
Smith, Bradley
New York/Cleveland World Publishing Co. 1969 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean brown faux leather boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Photo illustrated endpapers are clean. No names, writing or marks. 255 pgs. with index. Beautifully illustrated with photographs in full color and black & white, drawings, maps. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, with slight wear at top of spine, corner clip at inside front flap (price still intact). Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A beautiful book covering the history of the horse in America, on cattle ranches and in the Pony Express, Thoroughbred racing in the U.S.; Arabians, Quarter Horses, Appaloosa and Thoroughbred are of special focus. 9" x 12". Horses. 012539

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Jacqueline Rides for a Fall, Smythe, Pat
170 Jacqueline Rides for a Fall
Smythe, Pat
New York A. S. Barnes & Company 1958 Stated First American Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket J. E. McConnell, Illustrator 
Clean blue-gray cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 179 pgs. with drawings by J. E. McConnell. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), has shallow chipping at top spine edge, a few small edge and corner chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This is the first volume in a series of juvenile novels by England's most celebrated horsewoman. 017922

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Jumping round the World, Smythe, Pat
171 Jumping round the World
Smythe, Pat
New York Arco Publishing Co. 1964 First Thus Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean rust brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 211 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has chip at base of spine, slight edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 009879

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One Jump Ahead, Smythe, Pat
172 One Jump Ahead
Smythe, Pat
London Cassell & Company, Ltd. 1956 Stated First Edition Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 242 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Color illustrated dustjacket is quite clean, not price clipped, has two small edge chips and a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 013731

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The Mind of the Horse, Smythe, R. H.
173 The Mind of the Horse
Smythe, R. H.
Brattleboro, VT The Stephen Green Press 1965 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean blue cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Hint of fading to board edges. Binding is tight & square. No names, writing or bookplates. Small bookstore stamp affixed to bottom rear fixed endpaper. 123 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, is unchipped, with hint of fading to edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 006508

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174 Riding Step By Step
Spooner, Glenda
New York Arco Publishing Co. 1965 First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean rust color cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 119 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has two very small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 010103

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Thunder of the Mustangs - Legend and Lore of the Wild Horses, Spragg, Mark
175 Thunder of the Mustangs - Legend and Lore of the Wild Horses
Spragg, Mark
Sierra Club Books (Tehabi books) 1997 0871569744 / 9780871569745 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Beautiful first edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Rust brown cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated throughout with full color photographs. 120 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024258

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Cross Country With Hounds, Stewart, F.A.
176 Cross Country With Hounds
Stewart, F.A.
London Collins 1936 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, in original unclipped dust jacket. Black cloth boards with bright silver lettering and small fox decoration on cover, silver lettering on spine. No fading or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Large oblong book (10-1/4" x 15"). 96 pages, with twelve glossy colored plates, numerous black and white illustrations throughout. Dust jacket is not price clipped (21/-NET on front inside flap), clean, with some edge chips and closed edge tears. Enclosed in removable mylar. Wonderful stories of the hunt (twelve hunts throughout England) by various contributors, including A. Henry Higginson, Diana Turner, Captain T. G. Du Buisson, Hon. Ruth Dawnay, Rev. R. F. Drury, and more. Beautifully illustrated with hunting scenes from the English countryside. 023445

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Jockie: A Story of Prince Edward Island, Stirling, Lilla
177 Jockie: A Story of Prince Edward Island
Stirling, Lilla
New York Charles Scribner 1951 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Bob Meyers, Illustrator Signed
First Edition, First Printing in unclipped original jacket, beautifully inscribed and SIGNED by the author, association copy. Very clean turquoise cloth boards with illustration of horse's head on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. 202 pp. with illustrations by Bob Meyers. Inscribed by author: "To my friend and pupil Ann Cutler, a young lady, of whom her teacher expects great things with affectionate greetings - Lilla Stirling - "Your friends shall be the Tall Wind, The River and the Tree, The Sun that laughs and marches, The Swallows and the Sea." Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, with hint of wear and 1" closed edge tear at top spine edge, a few additional very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of a boy, his horse, and a race on Prince Edward Island. 019891

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Horses and Americans, Stong, Phil
178 Horses and Americans
Stong, Phil
New York Frederick A Stokes Company 1939 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Kurt Weise, Illustrator 
First Edition, with "Copyright 1939" on copyright page, 1939 in Roman Numerals on title page. Beige cloth boards with black title box on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Slightest hint of soiling (a few tiny faint spots). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Color frontis illustration ("Wisconsin Belgians") with clean tissue guard. Illustrated throughout with drawings and photographs. 333 pgs. with index. A fascinating book on the history of the horse in America and his relationship to man and our progress and achievements. 017297

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Riding to Music: Music and Choreography for the Individual Kur, Pas De Deux, and the Classical Quadrille, Storl, Werner
179 Riding to Music: Music and Choreography for the Individual Kur, Pas De Deux, and the Classical Quadrille
Storl, Werner
New York Breakthrough Publications 1987 0914327178 / 9780914327172 First Edition, First Printing Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, with full number line on copyright page, in clean dustjacket. Clean brown boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrations by Ulrick Schramm; Translated from the German by Sandra L. Newkirk. Illustrated with many diagrams and black and white photographs. 151 pp. + bibliography and index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, has a few tiny nicks, one short closed edge tear (under 1"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Noted German quadrille trainer Werner Storl gives riders all the information they need to plan a musical ride. Over fifty movements, ranging from basic to advanced, are diagrammed and translated into meters. The book also lists over 250 examples of music to ride to, most of which are annotated with metronome count and playing time. 020687

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A Lifetime with Horses, Summerhays, R. S.
180 A Lifetime with Horses
Summerhays, R. S.
New York Frederick Warne & Co. 1962 First American Edition Hard Cover Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean yellow-gold cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Binding is tight, with a little loosening to fly leaf between half-title and title page. Small previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Pages are clean and bright. Illustrated with photographs. 160 pgs. with index. Dustjacket is clean with faint water stain to upper rear panel corner, slight edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 007688

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