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How to Get a Horse and Live With It, Conn, George H.
1 How to Get a Horse and Live With It
Conn, George H.
South Brunswick and New York A. S. Barnes and Company 1969 498-06873-0 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dustjacket. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name and date on front free endpaper, with small ink date stamp on front free endpaper. 262 pgs. with index. Well illustrated with photographs and drawings. Dustjacket is clean, not price clipped, with very slight rubbing, a few short closed edge tears, tiny chip to lower rear spine corner. Author's photo and brief biography on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Expert advice on choosing a horse and caring for it, tack and other stable equipment, health and disease, bad habits, breeding, etc. 018285

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MEANT TO BE WILD: The Struggle to Save Endangered Species Through Captive Breeding, DeBlieu, Jan
2 MEANT TO BE WILD: The Struggle to Save Endangered Species Through Captive Breeding
DeBlieu, Jan
Golden, Colorado Fulcrum Publishing 1991 1555910742 / 9781555910747 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, First Printing, in clean unchipped jacket and SIGNED by the author. Very clean unfaded rust brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean light brown endpapers. Inscribed and signed on half-title page by the author: "Doris, Who shares my love for wolves and wild things. This book is a present from Joan & Jack. Merry Christmas. Warm Regards, Jan DeBlieu." Illustrated with photographs. 302 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. So many creatuares now face extinction that biologists have turned in desperation to raising rare animals in cages, in the hope that they can one day be released back into their native habitats. Meant To Be Wild tells the story of the North American animals that have been taken prisoner out of necessity in order to sustain their species. 024079

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Bird Homes - The Nests, Eggs and Breeding Habits of the Land Birds Breeding in the Eastern United States; With Hints on the Rearing and Photographing of Young Birds, Dugmore, A. Radclyffe
3 Bird Homes - The Nests, Eggs and Breeding Habits of the Land Birds Breeding in the Eastern United States; With Hints on the Rearing and Photographing of Young Birds
Dugmore, A. Radclyffe
New York Doubleday Page 1902 Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket 
Beautiful old book with very light library markings (no markings to spine, binding or text block edges). Gilt top page edges. Attractive Rochester Museum bookplate on front fixed endpaper. Sleeve on rear fixed endpaper. Beige buckram cloth boards with leather title box with gold lettering on spine. Some chipping to edges and corners of leather label. No wear to cloth. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Beautifully illustrated with photographs in black & white and full color by the author. 183 pages with index. 025895

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The Amateur Naturalist, Durrell, Gerald
4 The Amateur Naturalist
Durrell, Gerald
New York Knopf 1983 0394533909 / 9780394533902 Fourth printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Fourth printing in unchipped dust jacket and removable mylar cover. Green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Very slight fading to edges. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean green endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Thoroughly illustrated with photographs and beautiful drawings. 320 pages. Dust jacket is clean, unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A practical guide for the amateur naturalist - what to do in 17 various environments -- from your own back yard to beach, meadow, or woods; from feeding an orphan bird to planting a bottle garden, breeding butterflies, and much more... 024400

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The Practical Guide to Dog Breeding, Frankling, Eleanor
5 The Practical Guide to Dog Breeding
Frankling, Eleanor
New York Wilfred Funk, Inc. 1953 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, with "I" on copyright page. Very clean unfaded toast brown cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 184 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, with one tiny closed tear (1/16") at top edge of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An authoritative, basic, and complete treatment for laymen and professionals. 8vo. Dogs. 016055

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6 The Fun of Raising a Colt
Griffith, Frank B. And Rubye Mae Griffith
A.S. Barnes & Co. 1970 498-07509-5 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Beige cloth boards with brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, binding is tight & square. No names or writing inside. 173 pgs. illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has light edgewear but no chips or tears. Enclosed in new mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 006021

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7 Stallion Management: A Practical Guide for Stud Owners
Hardman, A. C. Leighton
North Hollywood, CA Wilshire Book Co. 1974 0-87980-297-9 / 9780879802974 Soft Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean softbound book with just a hint of edgewear. No creasing or curling. No names inside, one stray ink mark on title page. 157 pgs. with index. 8vo. Horses. 004602

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8 Steeplechasing
Hislop, John
London Hutchinson & Co. 1954 Second Printing Hard Cover Good No Dustjacket Jacket John Skeaping, Illustrator 
Green cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Light soiling to boards. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with some foxing to outside page edges, front endpapers and contents pages. Illustrated with drawings in color and black and white by John Skeaping. 256 pgs. Very informative book with chapters on the origin & development of steeplechasing, riding good and bad jumpers, seat and hands, seat over a fence, the start, equipment, keeping fit, tactics, use and abuse of the whip, breeding of jumpers, training, courses and more. 8vo. Horses. 009113

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Genetic Principles in Horse Breeding, Lasley, John F.
9 Genetic Principles in Horse Breeding
Lasley, John F.
Columbia, Missouri John F. Lasley 1970 First Soft Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Tan soft cover with black lettering on front and illustration of man on horseback. Faintest hint of soiling. No creasing, chipping or curling. Pages are clean and bright, with occasional underlining of text in pencil. Previous owner's name handwritten in top right corner of title page. 87 pgs. with references. 014201

Price: 25.00 USD
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Eagles, Hawks and Falcons of the World, Leslie Brown; Dean Amadon
10 Eagles, Hawks and Falcons of the World
Leslie Brown; Dean Amadon
Seacaucus, NJ Wellfleet Press 1989 155521472X / 9781555214722 Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very large book (two volumes in one) in beautiful condition, with clean, fine dust jacket. Size approx. 9" x 11-1/4" x 2-1/2" thick. All the diurnal birds of prey depicted in 125 color paintings by such great artists as Roger Tory Peterson, J. C. Harrison, Don R. Eckelerry, David Reid-Henry and many others. The information is presented in two parts. First, a series of introductory chapters covering taxonomy, morphology, senses, flight, hunting methods, food and feeding, migration, various aspects of breeding cycle, ecxonomics and relations with man, including falconry. Followingare generic and species accounts in systematic order. Throughout, over 125 color paintings by some of the world's most esteemed nature artists illuminate the text and evoke a true picture of the birds in their habitat. Each is accompanied by detailed identification keys. A book no connoisseur of birds should be without. 025476

Price: 95.00 USD
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For the LIfe of Your Dog, Louganis, Greg and Betsy Sikora Siino
11 For the LIfe of Your Dog
Louganis, Greg and Betsy Sikora Siino
New York Pocket Books 1999 0-671-02450-7 / 9780671024505 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
245 pgs. Fine in Fine DJ - archival quality mylar cover Clean, crisp as new book with clean, unchipped, unclipped dustjacket. A very thorough and well-written book on caring for your dog--clear, sensible instructions on training, feeding, exercising, breeding and more.Dogs. 002440

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The Perfect Horse, Murray, William H. H.
12 The Perfect Horse
Murray, William H. H.
New York Vantage Press 1966 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Revised edition in illustrated dustjacket. Clean green cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 342 pages. Clean dustjacket with wrap-around illustration has clear tape reinforcement at top and bottom spine edges and one corner, light rubbing and surface nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. This famous book was first printed in 1873 (first edition is quite rare). Here it is in its entirety, with a preface by W. Robert Morgan, and original introduction by Henry Ward Beecher. A vast knowledge on the Morgan horse; breeding, handling, training and showing -- from a 19th century expert on the subject. 021570

Price: 15.00 USD
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Buffalo Producer's Guide to Management & Marketing, National Buffalo Association
13 Buffalo Producer's Guide to Management & Marketing
National Buffalo Association
Ft. Pierre, South Dakota National Buffalo Association 1990 0960179224 / 9780960179220 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Printing in unchipped dust jacket. Clean ivory leather-like boards with brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Well-illustrated with photographs, drawings. 543 pages with index. Dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, has faint water mark on lower half; not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The definitive textbook on raising, feeding, handling, breeding and marketing bison. 027941

Price: 35.00 USD
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14 Horses in Disease and Health
Naviaux, James L., D.V.M.
New York Arco Publishing Co. 1974 0-668-03312-6 / 9780668033121 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with blue lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 256 pgs. with index and bibliography. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Thorough coverage of health care for horses--breeding, feeding, grooming, foaling, first aid and more. 010023

Price: 15.00 USD
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15 Light Horses
United States Department of Agriculture
Washington, D.C. United States Dept. Of Agriculture 1958 Wraps Near Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Clean publication in wraps - Farmers' Bulletin No. 2127 issued by the United States Dept. of Agriculture. 48 pgs. with black and white illustrations (photographs and drawings). Information on horse breeds, barns with blueprint, determining age by teeth (drawings), horse care, breeding, fencing, stabling, and more. No creasing, clean and bright. 8vo. Horses. 011773

Price: 10.00 USD
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How to Breed Dogs, Whitney, Leon F.
16 How to Breed Dogs
Whitney, Leon F.
New York Howell Book House 1966 Revised Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean unfaded red boards with black lettering on spine. Hint of very slight surface wear to spine corners, no fraying or bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 418 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. Dustjacket is quite clean (light age toning, a few small faint water spots), small chip to lower right front corner, price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This book has been called "The dog breeder's bible." Covers inheritance factors, canine reproduction, and all one should know about breeding dogs in a scientific yet very readable style. 6-1/4" x 9-1/4". Dogs. 017073

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Book of Ponies, Woodhouse, Barbara
17 The Book of Ponies
Woodhouse, Barbara
New York Stein and Day 1972 0-8128-1516-5 / 9780812815160 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean yellow boards with red cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 99 pgs. Illustrated with photographs. Dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with hint of very light soiling and edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Deals with all phases of horse/pony care including choosing and training a pony, riding clothes and equipment, faults and vices, pony care, breeding, etiquette of riding. 015990

Price: 12.00 USD
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