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The Behaviour of Horses In relation to management and training, Kiley-Worthington, Marthe
101 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

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102 Understanding Horses
Langley, Garda
North Pomfret, Vermont, U.S.A. Trafalgar Square Publishing 1990 0 943955 20 3 / 9780943955209 Hard Cover Near FIne Near Fine Jacket 
Clean olive green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or bookplates. 216 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, with slight fading to rear panel edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A great book on understanding horse psychology and behavior. 8vo. Horses. 009119

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Genetic Principles in Horse Breeding, Lasley, John F.
103 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

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Mustang Roundup, Laune, Paul
104 Mustang Roundup
Laune, Paul
Holt/Rinehart/Winston 1964 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Illustrated By Author 
Stated First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean yellow-gold boards with illustration of bucking horse on cover, brown lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Yellow endpapers, with brief previous owner inscription on front free endpaper; no other marks. 154 pgs. with index. Illustrated by the author. Illustrated dustjacket is price clipped at top corner of front inside flap, has slight wear at top spine edge, short closed edge tear at bottom edge of front panel. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. This book combines the history of the magnificent wild mustangs of the western U.S. with his own reminiscences of trail rides and roaming herds. 9" x 7". 016357

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105 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

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Riding, Lewis, Benjamin
106 Riding
Lewis, Benjamin
New York Garden City Publishing 1938 Deluxe Edition Hardcover Fine no dust jacket 
Deluxe Edition. Clean brown buckram cloth boards with circular stamped photo-illustration of horse's head on cover, black title box with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with beautiful full color custom bookplate (of the Chagrin Valley Hunt Club) on front fixed endpaper. No other marks. Introduction by Colonel John K. Brown. Photography by Eugene Friduss. 141 pages. 026543

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Somerville and Ross - The World of the Irish R. M., Lewis, Gifford
107 Somerville and Ross - The World of the Irish R. M.
Lewis, Gifford
New York Viking 1986 0670807605 / 9780670807604 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. As new condition. Clean golden brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs. 251 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unworn - no fading, chipping, or wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027343

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Somerville and Ross: The World of the Irish R. M., Lewis, Gifford
108 Somerville and Ross: The World of the Irish R. M.
Lewis, Gifford
New York Viking Press 1986 0670807605 / 9780670807604 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Beautiful stated first edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. 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

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Windfall's Eve, Lucas, E. V.
109 Windfall's Eve
Lucas, E. V.
Philadelphia J. B. Lippincott 1950 Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
No additional printings listed, in clean unclipped jacket. Clean unfaded green cloth boards with small decoration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slightly tanned). Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or bookplates. 301 pp. Jacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), slightly age-toned, with a few short closed edge tears, tiny bit of chipping at top and bottom spine edges (1/16" or less). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An entertaining novel involving horse racing. Scarce. 019231

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First Aid Hints for the Horse Owner: A Veterinary Note Book, Lyon, Lt. Col. W. E.
110 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.
111 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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The Horseman's Year 1947-1948, Lyon, W. E.
112 The Horseman's Year 1947-1948
Lyon, W. E.
London William Collins 1948 First Hardcover Very Good Fair to Good Jacket 
First Edition in original jacket. Clean red 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. 176 pp. with Appendix. Illustrated with many black and white photographs. Dustjacket has moderate edge chipping, wear to folds, a few scratches. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020443

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Youth in the Saddle, Lyon, W. E.
113 Youth in the Saddle
Lyon, W. E.
New York A. S. Barnes & Co. 1955 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition. Clean unfaded red cloth boards with bright 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 marks. 255 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean dustjacket is price clipped at lower corner of front inside flap, unchipped, with a few tiny closed edge tears at top spine edge. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An inseparable companion for all young riders. Expert contributors include Pat Smythe, Jack Talbot Ponsonby, Diana Mason, Josephine Pullein-Thompson and more. 017489

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Hoofprints and Hitchingposts, MacEwan, Grant
114 Hoofprints and Hitchingposts
MacEwan, Grant
Saskatoon, Saskathewan Modern Press 1964 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Printing" stated on copyright page, in clean original jacket. Clean gray cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Bump to one corner tip. No fraying or fading. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Wm. W. Perehudoff. 249 pages. Clean dust jacket illustrated by Perehudoff; one tiny chip at upper corner tip; hint of edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story of horses and the Canadian West, by Grant MacEwan, who was born in Manitoba to pioneer parents and became the mayor of Calgary. He was well known as a horseman, and competent judge of cattle and horses, and a lectureer on topics pertaining to livestock, agriculture and conservation. 022049

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115 Illustrated Horse Management
Mayhew, Dr. Edward
North Hollywood, CA Wilshire Book Co. 1968 0-87980-210-3 / 9780879802103 Facsimile Edition Soft Cover Near FIne Illustrated 
Very clean bright softcover book. No creasing, curling or chipping. Binding is tight, pages are clean and bright. No names or marks. Illustrated with more than 400 engravings, this book was originally published in 1888. 548 pgs. with index. 010011

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The Big Horse, McGinnis, Joe
116 The Big Horse
McGinnis, Joe
New York Simon & Schuster 2004 0-7432-6079-1 / 9780743260794 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Very clean beige boards with brown spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, hint of slightest wear at base of spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 263 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. True story of P.G. Johnson, a long-time horse trainer (60 years) who finally finds the race horse with the potential to bring fame and fortune. 8vo. Horse Racing. 016493

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The Art of Riding: Concise Handbook for Beginners and Advanced Horsemen, McTaggart, Lt. Col. M. F.
117 The Art of Riding: Concise Handbook for Beginners and Advanced Horsemen
McTaggart, Lt. Col. M. F.
New York Bonanza Books 1963 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean gold cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & crisp, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or bookplates. 127 pgs. illustrated with drawings and photographs. Clean unchipped dustjacket enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 007722

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The Dutch Colt, Meigs, Cornelia
118 The Dutch Colt
Meigs, Cornelia
New York Macmillan 1952 First Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated "First Printing" in clean original dust jacket. Clean blue-green cloth boards with black illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small, neat previous owner return address ink-stamped on front free endpaper. Illustrated by George and Doris Hauman. 136 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), has a few tiny edge nicks and very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Recommended for children ages 8 to 12 years. Story of two children and a horse, set in an interesting historical background (in Pennsylvania during the time of William Penn). 023427

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Dark Horses and Black Beauties - Animals, Women, A Passion, Melissa Holbrook. Pierson
119 Dark Horses and Black Beauties - Animals, Women, A Passion
Melissa Holbrook. Pierson
New York W. W. Norton & Company 2000 0393049477 / 9780393049473 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
Stated First Edition, with full number line (first printing) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Very clean blue boards with clean black spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 254 pp. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 025410

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War Horse, Michael Morpurgo
120 War Horse
Michael Morpurgo
New York Scholastic Press 2007 0439796636 / 9780439796637 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
For the collector - a beautiful copy of the first American Edition along with the Uncorrected Proof! First American Edition in clean original dust jacket - PLUS - a clean bright copy of the softcover Uncorrected Proof. Both copies clean, no wear, no fading, no tears, unmarked. Dust jacket will be protected in clear archival quality mylar cover. This book was the basis of the long-running and highly successful theatrical production of the same name, and the movie (2011, Dreamworks). Albert and his beloved horse, Joey, live on a farm in the British countryside. At the outbreak of World War I, Albert and Joey are forcibly parted when Albert's father sells the horse to the British cavalry. 023468

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