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There's a fox in the Spinney: Memories of fox-hunting, racing and publishing, Rose, Stuart
161 There's a fox in the Spinney: Memories of fox-hunting, racing and publishing
Rose, Stuart
New York Doubleday 1967 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with 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. 328 pp. Clean dustjacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has tiny shallow chip at upper spine corner. Photo of author on horseback on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Well known American book and magazine editor shares his sporting and literary experiences in an engaging memoir. 020432

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Rodeo: Bulls, Broncs and Buckaroos, Rounds, Glen
162 Rodeo: Bulls, Broncs and Buckaroos
Rounds, Glen
Holiday House 1949 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Very clean red cloth boards with white lasso and lettering on cover, white lewttering on spine. Hint of slight surface wear to corners, no bumping, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean color illustrated endpapers; no names or bookplates; tiny "x" at top inner corner of front free endpaper, no other marks. Clean unfaded dustjacket is not price clipped, has small number in black ink written near price on front dustjacket flap, very shallow chipping at top and bottom of spine edge, tiny edge chip at top edge of rear panel (size of match-head), a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This is an account of the who, what and how of rodeos, by an author-artist who knows what he's talking about. Sixty action drawings of ropers and riders, broncs and bulls. 8vo. Children's. 013519

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The Golden Goose - Story of the Jockey who Won the Most Stunning Kentucky Derby and then Became A Millionaire, Ruby, Earl
163 The Golden Goose - Story of the Jockey who Won the Most Stunning Kentucky Derby and then Became A Millionaire
Ruby, Earl
Edco-Vis Associates, Inc. 1974 Stated First Printing Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
Stated First Printing in original unclipped dust jacket. Very clean, unfaded yellow cloth boards with bright gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Illustrations by Joe Petro. Foreword by Eddie Arcaro. 174 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped (7.95 on front inside flap) - enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story or Roscoe Goose, jockey of the 1913 Kentucky Derby Winner (Donerail), a 90-1 shot. 025344

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Your Horse - His Selection, Stabling and Care, Saunders, George C.
164 Your Horse - His Selection, Stabling and Care
Saunders, George C.
New York Van Nostrand 1954 Stated First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Patricia Palmer, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in original jacket. Clean brown cloth boards with small gold horse illustration on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner label on front paste-down (return address label in size). 207 pp. with index. Illustrations by Patricia Palmer; introduction by Vladimir S. Littauer. Jacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has small corner creases and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A complete and practical manual for horse owners. 019111

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The Good Mudder's Guide: a Manual for Horse Show Mothers, Seaver, Cheryl M. And Laura J. Cunningham
165 The Good Mudder's Guide: a Manual for Horse Show Mothers
Seaver, Cheryl M. And Laura J. Cunningham
New York Howell Book House 1988 0-87605-875-6 / 9780876058756 First Edition, First Printing Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
Clean green cloth boards with bright silver lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No previous owner markings. SIGNED by both authors on title page. Clean yellow endpapers. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 157 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has tiny chip at rear corner at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Gift quality. 8vo. Horses. 008992

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The American Horse Show, Self, Magaret Cabell
166 The American Horse Show
Self, Magaret Cabell
New York A. S. Barnes 1958 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 292 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and diagrams. Dustjacket is price clipped, has edge chipping and small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Statistics on show winners, judges and show circuits, descriptions of various horse shows and how to conduct them. 011769

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167 The Young Rider and His First Pony
Self, Magaret Cabell
Arco Publishing Co. 1974 0-668-03408-4 / 9780668034081 First Thus Soft Cover Very Good+ 
Clean softcover book. No creasing, curling or chipping. Very slight edge wear. Binding is tight, pages are clean. No names, writing or marks. 178 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Selecting the proper mount and equipment, safety, showing, jumping, teaching children how to ride. 010019

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Horses of Today: Arabian, Thoroughbred, Saddle Horse, Standardbred, Western, Pony, Self, Margaret Cabell
168 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
169 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
170 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)
171 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
172 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
173 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
174 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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175 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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176 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
177 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
178 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
179 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.
180 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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