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Riding High - The Complete Guide to Show Jumping, Ansell, Colonel Sir Mike
1 Riding High - The Complete Guide to Show Jumping
Ansell, Colonel Sir Mike
London Peter Davies 1974 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition, in clean unchipped jacket. Very clean green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean red top-stained page edges. Clean red endpapers; ink-stamp of horseman's book shop at base of front free endpaper. 121 pgs. Illustrated with spectacular photographs and drawings. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018853

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We Work with Horses, Clay, Patrice
2 We Work with Horses
Clay, Patrice
New York G. P. Putnam's 1980 0-399-20735-X / 9780399207358 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean beige boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages are clean and bright (small remainder mark on top page edges). Small previous owner name on front free endpaper (classic bookplate enclosed in case you wish to cover). 159 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Information on careers as trainer; groom; jockey; hotwalker; instructor; blacksmith; veterinarian; show rider; breeder. Clean bright dustjacket is price clipped, unchipped and enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 007705

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How to Get a Horse and Live With It, Conn, George H.
3 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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Cavalcade of American Horses, Crowell, Pers
4 Cavalcade of American Horses
Crowell, Pers
New York Bonanza Books 1951 Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Clean book in original dust jacket. Very clean black boards with beige cloth spine, black lettering on spine. No fraying, very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 311 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings and photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is price clipped, unchipped, with two tiny closed edge tears at top of rear panel and slight wear at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 009112

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5 Know About Horses: A Ready Reference Guide to Horses, Horse People and Horse Sports
Disston, Harry
New York Devin-Adair Co. 1961 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket Jean Bowman, Illustrator 
Red cloth boards with gold snaffle bit on cover, gold lettering on spine. Some fading to top of spine and board edges. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 216 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings by Jean Bowman. Clean dustjacket has edge chipping and closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 vo.. Horses. 011077

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Paddock Personalities: Being Thirty Years of Turf Memories, Fairfax-Blakeborough, J.
6 Paddock Personalities: Being Thirty Years of Turf Memories
Fairfax-Blakeborough, J.
London Hutchinson & Co. no date listed Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 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 (hint of foxing to title page, hint of dust speckling to page edges); clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 288 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, has one very short closed edge tear at top panel's rear edge, hint of fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The author (who wrote at least a dozen "turf" novels and many books on horse racing, deals in an intimate, engaging way with all the prominent Turf-personalities with whom he came in contact during his career in connection with racing both behind the scenes and as a Turf official. 013838

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Horses of the World, Goodall, Daphne Machin
7 Horses of the World
Goodall, Daphne Machin
New York Macmillan 1965 Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards in dustjacket. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean. No additional printings listed on copyright page. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 272 pp. with index. Preface by C. W. Anderson. Illustrated with over 300 photographs in color and black and white. Clean dustjacket is price clipped at upper corner of front inside flap, has slight wear at top spine edge, 1" closed tear at top spine fold edge. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A survey of all the breeds of horse and pony that exist in the world, with photographs of every breed. 020138

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Legends Outstanding Quarter Horse Stallions and Mares (Volume II), Goodhue, Jim; Livingston, Phil; Close, Pat; Simmons, Diane C.; Holmes, Frank
8 Legends Outstanding Quarter Horse Stallions and Mares (Volume II)
Goodhue, Jim; Livingston, Phil; Close, Pat; Simmons, Diane C.; Holmes, Frank
Colorado Springs, CO Western Horseman 1998 0911647309 / 9780911647303 Seventh 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. 191 pgs. 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: Clabber; Driftwood; Easy Jet; Grey Badger II; Jessie James; Jet Deck; Joe Bailey P-4 (Gonzalez); Joe Bailey (Weatherford); King's Pistol; Lena's Bar; Lightning Bar; Lucky Blanton; Midnight; Midnight Jr.; Moon Deck; My Texas Dandy; Oklahoma Star P-6; Oklahoma Star Jr.; Peter McCue; Rocket Bar; Skipper W; Sugar Bars; Traveler. 018281

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9 Hosses: A Collection of Best Stories About Them
Gray, Charles Wright
Garden City Star Books 1927 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean black cloth boards with green lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Illustrated endpapers, with small previous owner name neatly penned on front free endpaper. 382 pgs. Clean dustjacket has slight chipping at top of spine, a few small closed edge tears at base of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 010545

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10 Grooming Your Horse
Haley, Neale
A. S. Barnes 1974 0-498-01280-8 / 9780498012808 Hard Cover Very Good+ Good Jacket 
Clean ivory cloth boards with green lettering on spine. No bumping, fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name on front free endpaper. 197 pgs. illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight superficial rubbing, slight chipping at spine edges, 1-1/2" closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Grooming, bathing, hoof care, braiding the mane and tail, clipping, preparing for horse shows. 8vo. Horses. 010110

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The Horse Owners Concise Guide, Hanauer, Elsie V.
11 The Horse Owners Concise Guide
Hanauer, Elsie V.
New Jersey A.S.Barnes & Co. 1969 498-06970-2 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket Hanauer, Elsie V. 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Beige cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Very light soiling to boards (a few small faint water spots). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. Thoroughly illustrated with detailed drawings. An excellent, concise guide to the care and handling of a horse. 102 pgs. Clean dustjacket with author's photo on rear has two small closed edge tears, no chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 007136

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12 Points of the Horse: A Treatise on the Conformation, Movements, Breeds and evolution of the Horse
Hayes, M. Horace
New York Arco Publishing Co. 1969 Seventh (Revised) Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright, edges are clean, with some dust-speckling at top edges. Bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 541 pgs. with index. Well illustrated with photographs and drawings. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has a few small closed edge tears, small stain (size of a thumb) on front panel edge near spine. Enclosed in new mylar cover. This is the seventh revised and enlarged edition of this important work, first published in 1893. Indispensable to all who are interested in the purchase, sale or keeping of horses. 010104

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Seabiscuit: An American Legend, Hillenbrand, Laura
13 Seabiscuit: An American Legend
Hillenbrand, Laura
New York Random House 2006 0375502912 / 9780375502910 First Hardback Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing with all correct first edition points in clean unclipped dust jacket. Clean black boards with black cloth spine, bright stamped gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 399 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Collectible quality first edition. 024935

Price: 200.00 USD
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Seabiscuit: An American Legend, Hillenbrand, Laura
14 Seabiscuit: An American Legend
Hillenbrand, Laura
New York Random House 2001 0375502912 / 9780375502910 First Hardback Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with correct number line on copyright page and all correct points for first printing. In clean original unclipped jacket. Clean black boards with black spine, gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with black and white photographs. 399 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (USA 24.95 /Canada 37.95). No chips, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Lovely and clean collectible quality first edition. Greatest American horse racing story ever written, carefully researched by the author. Made into a motion picture (2003) which was nominated for seven Oscars. 021987

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15 The Rider's Treasury
Hinton, Phyllis
New York Arco Publishing Co. 1974 First Soft Cover Very Good 
Large softcover book is clean, binding is tight, no chipping, tears or curling. Very slight edge wear. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 356 pgs. Articles on all phases of horses and horsemanship--from an Irish horse fair to a dude ranch in Wyoming. Large 8vo. Horses. 010022

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Our American Horse, Hogner, Dorothy Child
16 Our American Horse
Hogner, Dorothy Child
Edinburgh/New York Thomas Nelson & Sons 1944 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket Nils Hogner, Illustrator 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with silver decoration on cover, silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Tasteful previous owner bookplate on front fixed endpaper. 114 pgs. with index. Beautifully illustrated. Bright dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight soiling on rear panel, very slight edge wear, very small closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 010516

Price: 35.00 USD
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The Behaviour of Horses In relation to management and training, Kiley-Worthington, Marthe
17 The Behaviour of Horses In relation to management and training
Kiley-Worthington, Marthe
London J. A. Allen 1989 0851313973 / 9780851313979 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear; binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Small previous owner return address label at top edge of front free endpaper. 265 pp. with index. Illustrated with drawings. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, one tiny closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A study of patterns of behavior in horses resulting in greatly improved understanding of the equine species. 019104

Price: 15.00 USD
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18 Training the Event Horse
Leng, Virginia with Genevieve Murphy
Vermont Trafalgar Square Publishing 1991 0-943955-38-6 / 9780943955384 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Clean green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying, very little wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 191 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings and many photographs in color and black & white. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, with one tiny closed tear at corner fold. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8-1/2 x 11". Horses. 009114

Price: 15.00 USD
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First Aid Hints for the Horse Owner: A Veterinary Note Book, Lyon, Lt. Col. W. E.
19 First Aid Hints for the Horse Owner: A Veterinary Note Book
Lyon, Lt. Col. W. E.
London Collins 1958 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean Revised Edition in original dust jacket. Red cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - small previous owner name neatly penned at top edge of front free endpaper. Wonderful illustrations throughout by Humphrey Dixon. Text printed in black with some highlighted by being printed in red ink. 151 pages with index. Dust jacket is clean, price clipped at lower corner of front inside flap, crooked closed tear at base of spine, a few tiny closed tears at top spine edge; no chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An indispensible guide for all horse owners, detailing clearly the common ailments that afflict horses and how to handle them...one of the best guides every written. 027994

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First Aid Hints for the Horse Owner, Lyon, W. E.
20 First Aid Hints for the Horse Owner
Lyon, W. E.
New York Charles Scribner 1934 First Hardcover Very Good+ good Jacket W. E. Lyon 
First Edition, First Printing, with "A" on copyright page. Clean green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. No names, writing or marks. Slight browning to endpapers. Illustrated with drawings in red and black by Humphrey Dixon. 128 pp. with index. Scarce dustjacket is not price clipped, is age-toned with light soiling, chipping and long closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Well-written, clearly illustrated book with practical advice on the diagnosis and cure of ailments of the horse. Notes in tet are interspersed with diagrams, and the two-color printing used shows at a glance the ailments most likely to occur. 020366

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