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The Horseman's Etiquette Book, Copper, Marcia S
1 The Horseman's Etiquette Book
Copper, Marcia S
New York Charles Scribners Sons 1976 0684146460 / 9780684146461 First Hardcover Very Good+ Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in unclipped jacket. Clean beige cloth boards with dark brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 144 pp. with index. Clean jacket has long closed tear on front panel near left edge, repaired at some point with nearly invisible tape. No chips. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Discussion of tack, attire, and general etiquette appropriate to both English and Western riding, fox hunting, horse shows. 019561

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Horseman's Etiquette Book, Copper, Marcia S
2 The Horseman's Etiquette Book
Copper, Marcia S
New York Charles Scribners Sons 1976 0684146460 / 9780684146461 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
First Edition, in clean unclipped jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with brown lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings by Craig M. Copper, photographs. 144 pp. with index. Clean jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. All you need to know about etiquette, tack and attire for Western and English riding. 019331

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Sport of Our Ancestors - Being A Collection of Prose and Verse Setting Forth the Sport of Fox-Hunting, De Broke, Lord Willoughby
3 The Sport of Our Ancestors - Being A Collection of Prose and Verse Setting Forth the Sport of Fox-Hunting
De Broke, Lord Willoughby
London Constable and Co. Ltd. 1921 First Hardcover Good Signed
Limited Edition (This being No. 101 of 150 copies), SIGNED by both Lord Willoughby de Broke and illustrator G. D. Armour. Twenty clean and lovely illustrations by G. D. Armour tipped in. Large book, size approx. 9" x 11-1/2". Blue paper-covered boards qwith beige cloth spine, leather label with gold lettering on spine. Wear to corner tips, fading to blue boards, spots of wear-through along corners and edges of cloth spine. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. All pages and edges are clean, including endpapers, and top page edges are gilt. No names, writing or marks. Numbered and signed by both author and artist. Printed on quality paper with deckled edges. 280 pages. 028129

Price: 125.00 USD
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Hunt with the Hounds, Eberhart, Mignon G.
4 Hunt with the Hounds
Eberhart, Mignon G.
New York Random House 1950 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (stated "First Printing" on copyright page). Very clean brown cloth boards with small circular decoration on cover, black title box on spine. No bumping, shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/16"). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Clean endpapers, no names, writing or bookplates. Faint ink-stamp marking to top and bottom page edges (bookstore marking - "Grell's"). 247 pgs. Bright color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), hint of slightest edge wear and very tiny chips at top and bottom spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Terror, romance and intrigue set in the fox-hunting country of Virginia. 017105

Price: 30.00 USD
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Tantivy Towers, Herbert, A. P.
5 Tantivy Towers
Herbert, A. P.
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1931 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket Alajalov, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with clean unfaded black cloth spne, gold lettering on spine. Hint of very slight surface wear to spine corners, no fraying, no bumping. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 96 pgs. Illustrated by Alajalov. Dustjacket is quite clean (very faint water mark at top rear panel edge, shallow chipping at top spine edge (1/4"), tiny chips at base of spine, a few tiny closed edge tears. Top corner of front inside flap is price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A comedic play of true love that steers a hilarious course between art in Bohemia and the fox-hunting set. 018463

Price: 25.00 USD
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Ponies and Riders, Hurst, Mrs. Victor
6 Ponies and Riders
Hurst, Mrs. Victor
London Collins 1948 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean unfaded dark green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Neatly penned previous owner inscription (1948) on front free endpaper. No other marks. 256 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, has small edge chips, light creasing and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A wonderful work on riding and horsemanship written primarily for young people with the idea of helping novice owners and riders. Information on riding to hounds, jumping, horse shows, hunter trials, gymkhanas, riding tours and camps, and more. 015663

Price: 18.00 USD
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Somerville and Ross: The World of the Irish R. M., Lewis, Gifford
7 Somerville and Ross: The World of the Irish R. M.
Lewis, Gifford
New York Viking Press 1986 0670807605 / 9780670807604 First Fine Fine Jacket 
Beautiful stated first edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Small remainder mark (black dot) on top text block page edges near spine, else very clean. Clean toast brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. As new condition. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean unmarked endpapers. Illustrated with drawings, map, black and white plates. 251 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unworn, no tears, no chips, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of the lives of two extraordinary women, beloved by thousands as authors of the Irish R.M. books. 025918

Price: 20.00 USD
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Memoirs of a Fox-hunting Man, Sassoon, Siegfried
8 Memoirs of a Fox-hunting Man
Sassoon, Siegfried
London Folio Society 1971 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Lovely hardcover book in original slipcase. Very clean beige cloth boards with wrap-around hunting scene in black and red on both front and rear cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean green endpapers - no names, writing or marks. With an Introduction by Sir Alan Lascelles and Drawings by Lynton Lamb. 290 pages. Clean slipcase has a few minor edge chips at opening edge. 028111

Price: 22.00 USD
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Cross Country With Hounds, Stewart, F.A.
9 Cross Country With Hounds
Stewart, F.A.
London Collins 1936 First 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

Price: 200.00 USD
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Horses and Horsemanship, Walraven, Louise Evelyn
10 Horses and Horsemanship
Walraven, Louise Evelyn
South Brunswick and New York A. S. Barnes 1970 598-06738-6 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Previous owner name on front fixed endpaper. 312 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has slight rubbing and one small closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A knowledgeable and informative book on horses and horsemanship, plus valuable information about the organization of a riding school. How to select a horse, care for a horse and riding and driving equipment, fox hunting and more. 010014

Price: 12.00 USD
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