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Bit by Bit - A Guide to Equine Bits, Tuke, Diana R.
181 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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The Arabian Horse: His Country and People - with Portraits of Typical or Famous Arabians also a Map of the Country of the Arabian Horse, and a Descriptive Glossary of Arabic Words and Proper Names, Tweedie, Major-General W.
182 The Arabian Horse: His Country and People - with Portraits of Typical or Famous Arabians also a Map of the Country of the Arabian Horse, and a Descriptive Glossary of Arabic Words and Proper Names
Tweedie, Major-General W.
Los Angeles Borden Publishing Company 1961 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Clean large hardcover book with dust jacket printed in 1961 in Los Angeles, California - reproduced from the original 1894 edition published in England. Clean blue-black leather-like boards with gold Arabian horse head on cover, gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Size of book is approximately 9-1/2" x 12-1/2". Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, pages and edges are clean. Clean light blue endpapers. Illustrated with beautiful full color plates, many black and white drawings. 411 pages with index; large fold-out map at rear of book is in perfect condition. Clean dust jacket has a few tiny edge chips, crooked closed tear near top of spine, price clip to upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A gorgeous book covering the history of the Arabian horse from ancient times to modern times. 027936

Price: 150.00 USD
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183 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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Superior Horsemanship: Learning and Teaching the English Hunt Seat, Vezzoli, Gary Christopher
184 Superior Horsemanship: Learning and Teaching the English Hunt Seat
Vezzoli, Gary Christopher
A. S. Barnes & Company 1978 0498019225 / 9780498019227 First Unknown Very Good+ Good Jacket 
First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying, very slight fading to edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers - no names, writing or bookplates. Well illustrated with drawings and photographs. 309 pages with index. Dust jacket is somewhat faded and very lightly soiled, has a few very shallow edge chips, short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 026542

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Conditioning to Win, Wagoner, Don M.
185 Conditioning to Win
Wagoner, Don M.
Grapevine, TX Equine Research Publications 1974 First Hardcover Very Good no dustjacket 
Blue boards with stamped gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Some mottled fading to spine. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 312 pgs. with bibliography. Well illustrated with photographs and drawings. 017659

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Feeding to Win, Wagoner, Don M. (Editor)
186 Feeding to Win
Wagoner, Don M. (Editor)
Grapevine, Texas Equine Research 1973 Leather_bound Very Good no dust jacket Jacket 
Brown leatherbound book with gold lettering on cover and spine. Small spot of scuffing to base of front board. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean blank endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings and photographs. 024259

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Judging the Horse - for Racing, Riding and Recreation, Wall, John F. And Frank Jennings
187 Judging the Horse - for Racing, Riding and Recreation
Wall, John F. And Frank Jennings
New York Wilfred Funk, Inc. 1955 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket Milton Menasco, George Featherston and Staff Artists 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean beige cloth boards with red illustration, brown lettering on cover, brown lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean green endpapers; small previous owner name at top edge of front free endpaper. 208 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings. Illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped, clean with exception of previous owner last name at top edge of front panel; no chips, slight edgewear at top spine edge, two short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A treasury of information on how to evaluate and judge the horse for all its manypurposes, yet it is written in a style so simple as to be appreciated and readily understood by the amateur as well as the professional horseman. 8vo. Horses. 015501

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Horses and Horsemanship, Walraven, Louise Evelyn
188 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

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Horses and Horsemanship, Walraven, Louise Evelyn
189 Horses and Horsemanship
Walraven, Louise Evelyn
New York A. S. Barnes 1970 First Hardcover Very Good+ very good Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with gold 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 marks. 312 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has short closed edge tears, light rubbing. Author's photo on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Knowledgeable and informative book that has much to offer the instructor, the amateur, the junior rider, show rider or theperson who loves horses and wants to know more about them. 018129

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190 Horse Power
Watney, Marylian and Sanders Watney
London/New York/Sydney/Toronto Hamlyn 1975 0-600-34419-3 / 9780600344193 Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
Very clean beige cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 96 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Driving horses and carriage designs throughout the world. 9' x 11-1/2". Horses. 012538

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Schooling a Young Horse, Wheatley, George
191 Schooling a Young Horse
Wheatley, George
South Brunswick and New York A. S. Barnes and Company 1968 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Clean gold cloth boards with green lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Small P/O name on front free endpaper. Illustrated with photographs. 114 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, has some light fading to spine, small chips at head and heel of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 006432

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Guide to Dressage, Wilde, Louise Mills
192 Guide to Dressage
Wilde, Louise Mills
La Jolla, CA A. S. Barnes 1982 0-498-02440-7 / 9780498024405 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Very clean brown faux leather boards with gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping, faintest hint of wear at spine corners. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean gold endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 291 pgs. with glossary, bibliography. Illustrated with drawings. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, unfaded, no tears, price clip to inside front flap. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. A comprehensive reference on dressage for the student, trainer, or instructor, with illuminating excerpts from the works of numerous experts. 014806

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The Event Horse, Willcox, Sheila
193 The Event Horse
Willcox, Sheila
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 1973 0397010001 / 9780397010004 Later printing Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean brown cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Endpapers are clean, with small previous owner name neatly penned in right corner of front fixed endpaper. Illustrated with photographs and diagrams. 159 pp. Clean unfaded dustjacket is price clipped at top corner of front inside flap, has two short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Covers all aspects of eventing, from the choice of a horse through systematic preparatory training for dressage, show jumping, and cross country to actual participation in One Day and Three Day Events. Includes suggested feed charts and a day-by-day timetable for a graduated work program. No step necessary to bring horse and rider to peak performance is overlooked. 017913

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194 Barbara's World of Horses and Ponies: Their Care and Training the Woodhouse Way
Woodhouse, Barbara
New York Summit Books 1984 0-46141-9 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Clean brown boards with brown cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Very little wear. Binding is tight & square. Small remainder mark on bottom edges. Pages are clean and bright. Well illustrated with photographs. 127 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, with mere hint of wear at top edges. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 006925

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The Book of Ponies, Woodhouse, Barbara
195 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

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Secretariat, Woolfe, Raymond G.
196 Secretariat
Woolfe, Raymond G.
Radnor, Pennsylvania Chilton Book Company 1974 0801961564 / 9780801961564 First Hardcover Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition in original unclipped dust jacket. Beige cloth boards have some soiling to cover. No fraying or bumping. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean. Hinges are sound - no cracking. Clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with color and black and white photographs. 192 pages. Dust jacket is clean but age-toned, with slight fading to spine. A few small edge chips and short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 027464

Price: 25.00 USD
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War Pony, Worcester, Donald
197 War Pony
Worcester, Donald
New York Henry Z. Walck, Inc. 1961 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Harper Johnson, Illustrator 
First Edition, in original unclipped jacket. Clean orange cloth boards with black lettering on cover and spine. Tiny, pin-head size nick at bottom board edge, otherwise, no wear. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Harper Johnson. 125 pages. Dustjacket is clean, not price clipped (3.00 on front inside flap), no edge chipping, a few tiny nicks to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Children's story of a boy and his horse, living on a New Mexico ranch. When the Spanish cavalry needs horses for fighting the Indians, the horse is comandeered, and later captured by a Comanche warrior. 021335

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The Riding Instructor's Manual, Wright, Gordon and Michael Kelley
198 The Riding Instructor's Manual
Wright, Gordon and Michael Kelley
Garden City, NY Doubleday 1975 0385044577 / 9780385044578 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket Sam Savitt, Illustrator Signed
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket, SIGNED by both authors. Blue paper-covered boards with rust cloth spine, unchipped silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear, some fading to blue board edges. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Signed by authors on front free endpaper: "Best Wishes - Gordon Wright - Michael Kelley." No other writing or marks. Illustrated with drawings by Sam Savitt. 139 pages. Dust jacket is unclipped, unchipped, with a few short closed edge tears, very light soiling/age-toning. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A scarce book that is invaluable as a step-by-step, graded program for teaching horsemanship from one of America's foremost horsemen and instructors. 026435

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Horses, Yann; Gouraud, Jean-Louis Arthus-Bertrand
199 Horses
Yann; Gouraud, Jean-Louis Arthus-Bertrand
New York Artisan 2004 1579652743 / 9781579652746 Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Large and beautiful book with unclipped dust jacket (now enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover). Black cloth boards with silver lettering on spine. Two corners are bumped; no fading, wear-through or fading. Binding is tight, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Magnificent photographs throughout of horses and their handlers from all over the world, in action, at play and at rest. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped, some surface wear. The most beautifully photographed book on horses that I have ever seen. 027271

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Schooling for Young Riders: A Handbook For the Horsemen of Tomorrow, Young, John Richard
200 Schooling for Young Riders: A Handbook For the Horsemen of Tomorrow
Young, John Richard
Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A. University of Oklahoma Press 1985 0-8061-0890-8 / 9780806108902 Fourth Printing Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Randy Steffen, Illustrator 
Very clean light gray glossy boards with red and black lettering, small illustration on spine. No bumping or wear; binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 324 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, unclipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 6-1/4" x 9-1/4". Horses. 017078

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