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American Vaulting Association 1996 - 1997 Rule Book, American Vaulting Association
1 American Vaulting Association American Vaulting Association 1996 - 1997 Rule Book
WA American Vaulting Association 1996 First Edition Card Covers Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Diagrams 
Fine white background card cover book with green titles. Stapled spine 90 pp. Crisp and unmarked. Two diagrams, rest text explaining the hows and whys of this exciting and challenging sport. Books are cleaned and dust wrappers placed in new mylar whenever possible. Book images are available, just ask. Offered from a five star, full-time, professional bookseller and proud member of the Virginia Antiquarian Booksellers Association. Your satisfaction is our #1 priority. We love what we do and it shows! 
Price: 18.00 USD
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Heads Up - Heels Down. 9th Prt HB DJ, Anderson, C.W.
2 Anderson, C.W. Heads Up - Heels Down. 9th Prt HB DJ
NY Macmillan 1944 9th Printing Hard Cover Good + Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Anderson, C. W. 
Rust cloth boards with black titles show wear at all edges, exlib with endpps removed, text tight and bright. 1944 Wartime edition 144 pp. Inner hinges fine. Unclipped original dj shows chip at head of spine taking the H in the title but displays well in new mylar. A handbook of horsemanship and riding filled with Anderson's fabulous line drawings, it is a classic work on equitation and horsemanship for any new rider. Our books are cleaned and dust wrappers placed in new mylar whenever possible. Offered from a five star, full-time, professional bookseller and proud member of the Virginia Antiquarian Booksellers Association. Your satisfaction is our #1 priority. 
Price: 28.00 USD
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Horse and Pony Annual 1979, Baird, Eric Editor
3 Baird, Eric Editor Horse and Pony Annual 1979
England World Distributors, Ltd 1979 0723504954 / 9780723504955 Possible First Hard Cover Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Photographs 
Glossy pictorial hard covers; lightly soiled. 62 pp. Pictorial endpps.; full page color photos, b&w photos and many humorous sketches throughout; some of the puzzles have been started otherwise text is clean. Annual of the popular monthly magazine. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Equine Fitness. A Conditioning Program of Exercises & Routines for Your Horse, Ballou, Jec Aristotle
4 Ballou, Jec Aristotle Equine Fitness. A Conditioning Program of Exercises & Routines for Your Horse
MA Storey Publishing 2010 1603424636 / 9781603424639 First Edition Soft Cover As New No Jacket 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall Illustrated 
Gift quality 1st edition book Glossy color illustrated covers show negligible wear at tips from storage, internally flawless save for presentation label on inside cover, donating the book to the National Sporting Library. This is not a former 'library' copy, it was never entered, no call tags, pocket or any library stickers etc. 135 pp plus 48 perforated cards that describe the exercises, carry the cards in your pocket (laminate them first, our suggestion), refer to the cards while riding, try exercises designed by celebrity riders and trainers, including Jennifer Bryant, Jim Masterson, Betsy Steiner, Jessica Jahiel and more. Our books are cleaned and mylar changed on dust wrappers whenever possible. We gift wrap every book at no charge. Offered from a five star, full-time professional bookseller and proud members of the Virginia Antiquarian Booksellers Association. Satisfaction guarenteed. 
Price: 16.50 USD
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5 Biggs, Jonathan Riding in Motion A Three-Dimensional Guide to Horses for Young People
NY Lippincott 1988 0397322585 / 9780397322589 First Edition Pictorial Boards Near Fine No Jacket Book 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall Clifton-Dey, Richard 
1st edition hardcover, no dj as published. Lovely, interesting factual pop-up book about horses. 12 pp. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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6 Black, Harold Manual of Horsemanship Instructions from Mexico's Renowned Escuela Ecuestre
NY Dodd, Mead & Co. 1974 0396069169 / 9780396069164 First Edition Cloth Fine Very Good + 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Red cloth boards, name on frt pastedn. Dj in new mylar shows rubbing and closed tears but displays well. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with 120 b/w photos and drawings/diagrams. Chapters are: Preliminary Exercises on the Ground for Suppling the Rider; Leading the Horse, Mounting and Dismounting; Psychological nd Physical Characteristics of the Horse; Seat of the Mounted Rider; Natural and Artificial Aids; Mounted Exercises at Walk and Trot; Basic Dressage Exercises Performed in Group; Riding in Multiples; Faults the Horse May Acquire and How to Deal with Them; Use of the Longe; Cavalletti; Gaits; Jumping; Dressage--High School; Combined Training; index. Great all around reference book. B&W Illustrations; 6 1/4 x 9 1/4; 226 pages. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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7 Black, Harold Manual of Horsemanship Instructions from Mexico's Renowned Escuela Ecuestre
NY Dodd, Mead & Co. 1974 0396069169 / 9780396069164 First Edition Cloth Very Good + Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Red cloth boards. Lower fore edge tip slightly rubbed. Gift dedication fep. Dj in new mylar shows rubbing and loss at tips. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with 120 b/w photos and drawings/diagrams. Chapters are: Preliminary Exercises on the Ground for Suppling the Rider; Leading the Horse, Mounting and Dismounting; Psychological nd Physical Characteristics of the Horse; Seat of the Mounted Rider; Natural and Artificial Aids; Mounted Exercises at Walk and Trot; Basic Dressage Exercises Performed in Group; Riding in Multiples; Faults the Horse May Acquire and How to Deal with Them; Use of the Longe; Cavalletti; Gaits; Jumping; Dressage--High School; Combined Training; index. Great all around reference book. B&W Illustrations; 226 pages. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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Riding. A Manual of Horsemanship for Beginners. The Barnes Sports Library, Boniface, Colonel J.J. Retired
8 Boniface, Colonel J.J. Retired Riding. A Manual of Horsemanship for Beginners. The Barnes Sports Library
NY A.S. Barnes 1940 Possible First Hardcover Good No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Photographs & Drawings 
Spotted taupe cloth covered boards with brown titles. Lightly rubbed spine ends, tips fairly sharp. Age toned endpp with 1.5" x 2.5" clipping from front blank fep. Formerly paste down removed on same page. Remainder of 86 pp text tight and unmarked. Illust with b/w photos. Includes: Initial Training of Horse and Rider/ Riding at the Walk and Trot/ Riding at the Lope, Canter, Gallop and Run/ Riding on the Open Range/ Riding at the Artificial Gaits/ Riding Over Jumps and Riding Bucking Horses/ The Elements of Rough-Riding/ Polo Playing/ Endurance Riding, and Famous Rides/ Questions and Answers for the New Rider/ Index. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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9 Brooke, Geoffrey, Maj. Gen. Introduction to Riding & Stablecraft Beaufort Library Vol. II
London Seeley Service & Co. 1953 First Edition Cloth Near Fine Very Good 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Brilliant red cloth with gilt emblem on cover, gilt titles on backstrip. Corners sharp, name on fep, page block cracked at title page, else as new inside. DJ in new mylar shows light rubbing at tips, few light soil spots on rear panel. 160 pgs, 14 photos & 19 illustrations. Wonderful compendium includes: Choice of a Mount, Points & Saddlery, Learning to Ride, Learning to Jump, Country Hacking, Riding to Hounds, School Training (Dressage), Show Jumping, Bad Habits, For Children, Care of the Horse in Health & Sickness, Diseases of the Horse, Wounds & Injuries, Lameness & Unsoundness, Stable Tricks & Vices, Index to Veterinary Section, General Index. 
Price: 35.00 USD
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The Horse, His Gaits, Points and Conformation. VG 1st ED/HB/DJ, Brown, Paul
10 Brown, Paul The Horse, His Gaits, Points and Conformation. VG 1st ED/HB/DJ
NY Charles Scribner's Sons 1943 1st Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book Brown, Paul 
First edition. Beige paper covered boards with red titles have four light tape marks, Tips fairly sharp, not rubbed. Tape marks and former name/date on fep. Text tight and bright. Price clipped dust wrapper is a professional reproduction that shows chips at the spine ends/corners of boards but displays well. This is not a former library book. It is a simple, direct explanation of the movements and points of the horse. Unpaginated 64 pp. 
Price: 42.00 USD
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11 Bullen, Anne Ponycraft
London Blandford Press 1972 0713701625 / 9780713701623 Reprint Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Negligible bumps to tips, text fine save for gift dedication on fep. 64pgs. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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12 Bullock, John Transporting Horses By Road
London Threshold Books Ltd 1986 0901366048 / 9780901366047 First Edition Soft cover Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
1st edition, card covers, 64 pp text tight, bright and crisp. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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13 Bullock, John Transporting Horses By Road
London Threshold Books Ltd 1986 0901366048 / 9780901366047 First Edition Soft cover Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Covers look fab, 64 pp text tight, bright and crisp, beginning to brown on edges but not brittle. 
Price: 7.00 USD
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14 Calder, Kate Horseback Riding In Action
NY Crabtree Publishing 2001 0778701670 / 9780778701675 Possible First Pictorial Boards Very Good + No Jacket Ex Library 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Photos and Drawings 
Tight bright exlib with all pages present, no pocket or evidence of ever having had one. Minimal exlib markings. Crisp clean and presentable. Well illustrated in color. 32 pgs This work is intended for ages 6-9. The competitive world of horseback riding starts with caring for horses. Children will learn about the daily care of horses and the basics of horseback riding including equipment, mounting and dismounting, turning, stopping, trotting, and cantering. The other topics cover: practicing; preparing for competitions; competing in events such as show jumping and, equitation or form and appearance. 
Price: 12.00 USD
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15 Churchill, Peter Riding for Everybody
London Blandford Press 1969 Third Printing Pictorial Boards Near Fine No Jacket Book 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
3rd printing hardcover, no dj. Negligible surface wear, 78 pp text as new. 
Price: 6.00 USD
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16 Clay, Jackie Build the Right Fencing For Horses. A Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin # A-193
MA Storey Publications 1999 1580172709 / 9781580172707 First Edition Pictorial Paperback Covers As New No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall Illustrated 
32 pgs. Intro, Fencing Tools, Choosing the Right Fence Posts, Ancho Posts and Braces: The Backbone of Every Fence, Stringing Wire Fencing, Putting Up Woven-Wire Fencing, The Jackleg Fence, Post-and-Rail and Post-and-Plank Fences, Fencing the Larger Pasture, Fenging the Small Pasture, Fencing for Corrals and Paddocks, Training Pens (Round Pens), The Three Most Common Fencing Problems. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Building or Renovating A Small Barn For Your Horse. A Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin. # A-238. Fine 1st ED PB, Clay, Jackie
17 Clay, Jackie Building or Renovating A Small Barn For Your Horse. A Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin. # A-238. Fine 1st ED PB
MA Storey Publications 1999 1580172717 / 9781580172714 First Edition Soft Cover Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
32 pgs. Intro, The Fundamentals of Building For Horses, Tips and Techniques for Remodeling, Building a Simple Run-in Shelter, Designing the Layout for a Small Barn Renovation, Roofing Your Horse Barn, Building a Stall, Providing Food and Water in the Barn, Finishes to Preserve Your Horse Shelter. Our books are cleaned and mylar changed on dust wrappers whenever possible. We gift wrap every book at no charge. Offered from a five star, full-time professional bookseller and proud members of the Virginia Antiquarian Booksellers Association. Satisfaction guarenteed. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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18 Clayton, Michael My Pony
England Jarrold & Son's Ltd 1973 0853064539 / 9780853064534 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine Near Fine Book 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall 
1st edition hardcover in dj. 
Price: 8.00 USD
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19 Clayton, Michael & Marilyn Your Pony A Young Person's Guide to Buying, Keeping and Riding Ponies
London Partridge Press, Inc 1991 1852251263 / 9781852251260 First Edition Hard Cover Fine Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Illustrated 
Blue boards show very lightly bumped tips, Pictorial dj in new mylar looks fab. 225 pg text tight, bright, crisp and umarked. Chapters include: So Much Variety / Making Friends / Life Style / What's on the Menu? / Keeping Up Appearances / On the Right Track / Looking Good / Fit for Anything / In the Saddle / Road Sense / Up and Away / Tally-ho! / Cross-country Fun / Show Time / My Way. Appendices: The Pony Club / Useful Addresses. 
Price: 20.00 USD
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20 Clemens, Virginia Phelps A Horse in Your Backyard A First-Time Owner's Primer of Horse Keeping
NY Prentice Hall Press 1991 0133950883 / 9780133950885 First Thus Hard Cover Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall Kelly, Pat 
212 pg. compendium on all manner of horse care for the beginner owner. 
Price: 10.00 USD
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