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161 The Horse in the West
Smith, Bradley
New York/Cleveland World Publishing Co. 1969 First 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
162 Jacqueline Rides for a Fall
Smythe, Pat
New York A. S. Barnes & Company 1958 First 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
163 Jumping round the World
Smythe, Pat
New York Arco Publishing Co. 1964 First 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
164 One Jump Ahead
Smythe, Pat
London Cassell & Company, Ltd. 1956 First 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.
165 The Mind of the Horse
Smythe, R. H.
Brattleboro, VT The Stephen Green Press 1965 First 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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166 Riding Step By Step
Spooner, Glenda
New York Arco Publishing Co. 1965 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Very clean rust color cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 119 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has two very small edge chips. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 010103

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Thunder of the Mustangs - Legend and Lore of the Wild Horses, Spragg, Mark
167 Thunder of the Mustangs - Legend and Lore of the Wild Horses
Spragg, Mark
Sierra Club Books (Tehabi books) 1997 0871569744 / 9780871569745 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
Beautiful first edition in clean unclipped dust jacket. Rust brown cloth boards with blind-stamped lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean decorated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Illustrated throughout with full color photographs. 120 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024258

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Cross Country With Hounds, Stewart, F.A.
168 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

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Jockie: A Story of Prince Edward Island, Stirling, Lilla
169 Jockie: A Story of Prince Edward Island
Stirling, Lilla
New York Charles Scribner 1951 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Bob Meyers, Illustrator Signed
First Edition, First Printing in unclipped original jacket, beautifully inscribed and SIGNED by the author, association copy. Very clean turquoise cloth boards with illustration of horse's head on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. 202 pp. with illustrations by Bob Meyers. Inscribed by author: "To my friend and pupil Ann Cutler, a young lady, of whom her teacher expects great things with affectionate greetings - Lilla Stirling - "Your friends shall be the Tall Wind, The River and the Tree, The Sun that laughs and marches, The Swallows and the Sea." Clean dustjacket is not price clipped (2.00 on front inside flap), unchipped, with hint of wear and 1" closed edge tear at top spine edge, a few additional very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The story of a boy, his horse, and a race on Prince Edward Island. 019891

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Horses and Americans, Stong, Phil
170 Horses and Americans
Stong, Phil
New York Frederick A Stokes Company 1939 First Hard Cover Very Good+ No Dustjacket Jacket Kurt Weise, Illustrator 
First Edition, with "Copyright 1939" on copyright page, 1939 in Roman Numerals on title page. Beige cloth boards with black title box on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Slightest hint of soiling (a few tiny faint spots). Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Color frontis illustration ("Wisconsin Belgians") with clean tissue guard. Illustrated throughout with drawings and photographs. 333 pgs. with index. A fascinating book on the history of the horse in America and his relationship to man and our progress and achievements. 017297

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Riding to Music: Music and Choreography for the Individual Kur, Pas De Deux, and the Classical Quadrille, Storl, Werner
171 Riding to Music: Music and Choreography for the Individual Kur, Pas De Deux, and the Classical Quadrille
Storl, Werner
New York Breakthrough Publications 1987 0914327178 / 9780914327172 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, with full number line on copyright page, in clean dustjacket. Clean brown boards with bright 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. Illustrations by Ulrick Schramm; Translated from the German by Sandra L. Newkirk. Illustrated with many diagrams and black and white photographs. 151 pp. + bibliography and index. Clean dustjacket is unchipped, has a few tiny nicks, one short closed edge tear (under 1"). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Noted German quadrille trainer Werner Storl gives riders all the information they need to plan a musical ride. Over fifty movements, ranging from basic to advanced, are diagrammed and translated into meters. The book also lists over 250 examples of music to ride to, most of which are annotated with metronome count and playing time. 020687

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A Lifetime with Horses, Summerhays, R. S.
172 A Lifetime with Horses
Summerhays, R. S.
New York Frederick Warne & Co. 1962 First Hard Cover Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean yellow-gold cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Binding is tight, with a little loosening to fly leaf between half-title and title page. Small previous owner's name on front free endpaper. Pages are clean and bright. Illustrated with photographs. 160 pgs. with index. Dustjacket is clean with faint water stain to upper rear panel corner, slight edgewear. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 007688

Price: 15.00 USD
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Summerhays' Encyclopaedia For Horsemen, Summerhays, R. S.
173 Summerhays' Encyclopaedia For Horsemen
Summerhays, R. S.
London / New York Frederick Warne and Co. Ltd. 1962 Revised Edition Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Revised Edition in clean original dust jacket. Clean orange cloth boards with stamped gold lettering on cover, red title box with gold lettering on spine. No fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 348 pages. Illustrated dust jacket is clean, not price clipped, has a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Includes over 3,500 entries and 27 articles by acknowledge authorities on various equine subjects. With color frontispiece, 24 half-tone plates and over 80 line drawing illustrations. 026711

Price: 18.00 USD
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The Observer's Book of Horses and Ponies, Summerhays, R. S.
174 The Observer's Book of Horses and Ponies
Summerhays, R. S.
London Frederick Warne & Co. 1963 Revised Edition Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Clean brown boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Hint of surface wear to corners, no bumping or fraying. Binding is tight & square, no crcking. Pages and edges are clean. Illustrated endpapers, with previous owner name and address on edge of front fixed endpaper. 236 pp. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Jacket is price clipped, has edge and corner chips, name at top of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 111 horse breeds described with 111 illustrations. 019347

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Breaking Your Horse's Bad Habits, Sumner, W Daton
175 Breaking Your Horse's Bad Habits
Sumner, W Daton
Millwood, NY Breakthrough Pubns 1989 0914327070 / 9780914327073 Third Printing Hardcover Very Good+ Fine Jacket 
Clean book in original unchipped jacket. Very clean brown boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Small previous owner return address label at top edge of front free endpaper; no other marks. 226 pp. with index. Generously illustrated with photographs. Very clean unchipped dustjacket, no wear or tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. All the bad habits and all the cures, and how to prevent bad habits in the first place. Specific suggestions and practical guidelines based on the underlying causes. 019443

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Pony Care, Swallow, Jay
176 Pony Care
Swallow, Jay
New York St. Martin's Press 1976 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean glossy boards, photo illustrated cover. No wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. 128 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Keeping a pony from parents' point of view as well as from young owner's point of view; stabling; buying a pony; feeding and handling, bedding, grooming & trimming; care of the hooves; tack; exercise and veterinary notes. 8vo. Horses. 011780

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The Less-Than-Perfect Horse, Thelwall, Jane
177 The Less-Than-Perfect Horse
Thelwall, Jane
New York Howell Books 1988 0876058721 / 9780876058725 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean hardcover book in clean original dust jacket. Red cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Tiny spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slightly yellowed) with no names, writing or marks. Illustrations by Fiona Silver, black and white glossy photographs. 288 pages with index. Clean dust jacket has slight wear at two corner tips; no tears, no fading. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 024924

Price: 22.00 USD
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178 Your Horse and You
Thomas, Heather Smith
New York A. S. Barnes 1970 0-498-07473-0 / 9780498074738 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket 
Clean rust color cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Tiny previous owner first name in corner of front fixed endpaper. 215 pgs. with index. Well illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean dustjacket has light surface rubbing, small chips at top and bottom of spine, is not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 010440

Price: 15.00 USD
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Bit by Bit - A Guide to Equine Bits, Tuke, Diana R.
179 Bit by Bit - A Guide to Equine Bits
Tuke, Diana R.
South Brunswick and New York A. S. Barnes 1965 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean dark blue cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright. Blind-stamped embossment of two horse farms at top edge of front free endpaper. No other marks. Illustrated with photographs by Donald Tuke (193 illustrations). 73 pages. Clean dust jacket is not price clipped (5.95 on front inside flap), unchipped, one very short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Extremely comprehensive book on the history of and proper use of bits and bitting. 024234

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180 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

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