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Wanted: a Girl for the Horses, Cavanna, Betty
21 Wanted: a Girl for the Horses
Cavanna, Betty
New York William Morrow & Co 1984 0688027571 / 9780688027575 First Hardcover Very Good+ very good + Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, in original unclipped jacket. Clean brown boards with white cloth spine, dark brown lettering on spine. Tiny spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages andedges are clean, with clean brown endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 216 pp. Illustrated jacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with slight edge wear and one 1" closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A young girl who has been expelled from school and is a family outcast works with horses at a stable in the peaceful Devonshire countryside, putting her life back on track. 019572

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Riding Show Horses, Childs, Marilyn Carlson
22 Riding Show Horses
Childs, Marilyn Carlson
Princeton, New Jersey Van Norstrand 1963 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with small gold horse on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Previous owner inscription neatly penned on front pastedown. Well illustrated with photographs and drawings. 114 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, very slight edge wear, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An authoritative text book on riding and showing gaited Saddle Horses, Morgans, Arabians and Tennessee Walking Horses by a well-known judge and teacher. 028121

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High-Stepping Horses, Clarke, Frances E.
23 High-Stepping Horses
Clarke, Frances E.
New York Macmillan 1961 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Printing in clean dust jacket. Very clean mustard-yellow boards with orange high-stepping horse on cover, clean orange cloth spine with gold lettering. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. 210 pages. Dust jacket with price intact (3.95 on front inside flap), no chips, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A special treasury of all-time favorite horse stories by famous authors such as Mark Twain, Edgar Allan Poe, Robert Frost, Rudyard Kipling, Will James, Arthur Conan Doyle and more. 028009

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We Work with Horses, Clay, Patrice
24 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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25 The Complete Book of Show Jumping
Clayton, Michael and William Steinkraus
New York Crown Publishers 1975 0-517-521253 / 9780517521250 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, in original unclipped jacket. Clean green cloth boards with bright unchipped gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 264 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings and photographs (black and white and full color). Clean dustjacket has slight edge wear, a few short closed edge tears, hint of fading to spine. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 018858

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26 The Horseman's Bible
Coggins, Jack
Doubleday 1984 0-385-18343-7 / 9780385183437 Revised Edition Soft Cover Fine No Dustjacket Jacket 
Very clean and bright softcover book. No creasing, chipping or curling. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. 192 pgs. illustrated with photographs. The essentials of riding, jumping, training and caring for horses. All about horse shows, polo, and competitive riding. More than 170 photos and drawings. 8-1/2 x 10". Horses. 008086

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The Arabian Horse in America, Conn, Dr. George H.
27 The Arabian Horse in America
Conn, Dr. George H.
Woodstock, VT Countryman Press 1957 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
First Edition, in clean unclipped original jacket. Clean dark green cloth boards with gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 308 pp. with index. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with light rubbing, a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 020437

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The Arabian Horse in America, Conn, Dr. George H.
28 The Arabian Horse in America
Conn, Dr. George H.
New York A. S. Barnes 1965 Third printing Hardcover Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Third printing in clean original dust jacket. Clean black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound. Pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, price clip at upper corner of front inside flap. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A history of the introduction of the Arabian horse to America, Arabian horses in the American Race-Turf Register,some well-known early importers of Arabian horses, and the founding of the Arabian Horse Club of America. 028122

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How to Get a Horse and Live With It, Conn, George H.
29 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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30 Know the American Quarter Horse
Conrad, Charles W.
Omaha, NE Farnam First Soft Cover Very Good+ 
Clean softcover book with color illustrations. No creasing or curling. Binding is tight, pages are clean. No names, writing or marks. 64 pgs. Selecting, training and showing, background of the breed. 010017

Price: 8.00 USD
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The Horseman's Etiquette Book, Copper, Marcia S
31 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

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The Horseman's Etiquette Book, Copper, Marcia S
32 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

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33 The Horseman's Etiquette Book
Copper, Marcia S.
New York Charles Scribners Sons 1976 0-684-14646-0 / 9780684146461 First Hard Cover Good Good Jacket 
Ex-library with library markings. Beige cloth boards with dustjacket in library mylar (flaps glued down to inside covers). Binding is tight & square, pages are clean. Well illustrated with photographs and drawings. A guide to appropriate dress, tack and manners in all fields of horsemanship. 144 pgs. with index. 8vo. Horses. 006924

Price: 10.00 USD
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Saddle Seat Equitation, Crabtree, Helen K.
34 Saddle Seat Equitation
Crabtree, Helen K.
Garden City, New York Doubleday 1970 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good Jacket 
Second printing in unclipped dust jacket. Clean light blue cloth boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean - brief previous owner inscription on front free endpaper and neatly penned name at top edge of front pastedown. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Dust jacket is unchipped, very slight edge wear, light soiling, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Step-by-step instructions from beginning to winning. 028134

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Junior Show Jumping, Crago, Judy
35 Junior Show Jumping
Crago, Judy
New York Thomas Y. Crowell 1977 0-690-01444-9 / 9780690014440 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket 
First Edition. Very clean unfaded green cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping, no wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 128 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Introduction by Bertalan de Nemethy, Jumping Coach, U.S. Equestrian Team. Guide to show jumping designed especially for young riders who are drawn to to the sport as a future profession or as an absorbing hobby. 17470

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Cavalcade of American Horses, Crowell, Pers
36 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

Price: 15.00 USD
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Unbridled: Horse Thoughts and Tales, Cunningham, Juann
37 Unbridled: Horse Thoughts and Tales
Cunningham, Juann
Skaneateles, NY Bravado Publishing 1999 0-9671551-0-X / 9780967155104 First Soft Cover Near FIne No Dustjacket Jacket Signed
Clean bright softbound book. No curling, chipping or creasing. Very nice illustrations. Pages are clean. Inscribed and SIGNED by author. 78 pgs. 8vo. Horses. 004380

Price: 12.00 USD
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The Ginger Horse, Daly, Maureen
38 The Ginger Horse
Daly, Maureen
New York Dodd Mead & Co. 1964 First Hard Cover Fine Very Good Jacket Wesley Dennis, Illustrator 
First Edition. Very clean, bright gold cloth boards with no bumping or wear, green and red lettering on spine. Pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Beautiful color and black & white illustrations by Wesley Dennis. 89 pgs. Dust jacket is absolutely clean and bright, not price clipped, unchipped, but has two long tears to rear panel which have been very carefully taped and are barely discernable. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Children's. 006421

Price: 15.00 USD
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Pony Jungle, Davis, Lavinia R.
39 Pony Jungle
Davis, Lavinia R.
Garden City Doubleday Doran 1941 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket Gordon Ross, Illustrator 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean original dust jacket. Clean dark green cloth boards with white illustration of two children on horseback on cover. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated by Gordon Ross. 309 pages. Dust jacket has very small chips at spine corners, a few short closed edge tears and some edge wrinkling on rear panel, price clip to upper corner of front inside flap (partial price showing). Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An absosrbing horse story full of mysterious happenings at a hideout in a cove by the river, where the Terrill boys and their sister, Dibs, along with the English girl and boy staying for the summer at nearby Edgemont, spend days building their camp and riding horses. 022299

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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
40 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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