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Carriage Driving A Logical Approch Through Dressage Training

By: Bean, Heike and Blanchard, Sarah

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House, Inc: 1992

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller Id: 33313


Fine 4th printing hardcover in fine unclipped dj in new mylar. 269 pp. Widely renowned as the definitive book on training the driving horse, Carriage Driving offers an easy-to-follow, practical guide to this increasingly popular sport. The philosophy is simple but remarkably effective: If driving is as much fun for your horse as it is for you, he will be a willing partner in the endeavor. With that in mind, Carriage Driving focuses on building a strong physical, menta... View more info

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The Autobiography of a Stage Coachman 1st Limited Edition (2 Volumes)

By: Cross, Thomas

Price: $995.00

Publisher: London, Kegan Paul Trench Trubner and Co.: 1904

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller Id: 27831


Rare deluxe limited, numbered edition on handmade paper, one of fifty copies, this being #5. Attractive grey boards with cream velum spines and faded but legible gilt titles on backstrips. Rubbed board tips, spine ends are very good with light shelf wear from storage. A handsome set with light foxing to early pages and occasional very small spots inside. Overall bright and clean. A pair of excellent volumes on the era of horse drawn stage coaches and the people of tha... View more info

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The Autobiography of a Stage Coachman 1st Edition (3 Volumes)

By: Cross, Thomas

Price: $695.00

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blacklett, Ltd: 1861

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 34519


First edition 3 volume set with calf spines and raised bands and title box, tips leather covered, boards and end papers are rich burgundy marbled paper. Leather is surface worn at extremities with a few tips showing, shelf wear and color loss on board feet but no boards showing here. Marbled edges on all three sides of page block. Inner hinge papers starting but not totally split, page blocks are all tight and secure. Moderate foxing on preliminary pages, internally c... View more info

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Carriages Pleasures and Treasures

By: Damase, Jaques Translated By William Mitchell

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, G. P. Putnam's Sons: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 17418


First edition hardcover in beautifully illustrated dust wrapper, profusely illustrated with b/w plates. Blue illustrated hardcover boards with negligible color loss at tips. Gorgeous orignial price-clipped dj in mylar shows negligible wear at the tips. DJ has a unique 6 in hand pinto or paint horses with four abreast in front and two in the rear. Nice, tight clean text. The book traces the history and development of the many styles of carriages and horse-drawn vehicl... View more info

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Breaking & Training the Driving Horse. A Detailed and Comprehensive Study. Second Edition Revised and Expanded

By: Ganton, Doris

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CA, Wilshire Book Co.: 1984

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller Id: 43828


Glossy soft cover with light color loss at tips. 85 pp text crisp and unmarked. Profusely illustrated with b/w photos and line drawings. View more info

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Hints On Driving

By: Knight. Captain C. Morley; Foreword By Mrs. Nubar Gulbenkian

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 40880


Near fine green hardcover boards with sharp tips and spine ends. Text tight and bright without marks or names. Unclipped professionally reproduced DJ in mylar shows light surface wear from storage but no chips or tears. This is the reprint of 1973. 212 pp. 40 illustrations clearly convey the concepts herein. Some Press Opinions on the First Edition: The Times: "Hints On Driving, by Capt. Moreley Knight, R.A. has nothing to do with the history of Anecdote; his work ... View more info

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The Coachmakers A History of the Worshipful Company of Coachmakers and Coach Harness Makers 1677-1977

By: Nockolds, Harold; Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44888


Gift quality 1st edition green paper covered boards with bright gilt titles. Not ex-lib. No names, tears or soil in the profusely illustrated 239 pp text. Unclipped, glossy photo illustrated dust wrapper has no chips or tears but does have a small abrasion through the ISBN on frt flap, still displays beautifully in new mylar sleeve. A history of the men who made the coaches and who, in so doing, created not only a functional vehicle but a beautiful one as well. They... View more info

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Driving

By: Norris, Anne; Douglas, Caroline

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 25221


28 pgs. Very light age-toning on photo-illustrated softcovers, Internally as new. 28 pgs. First edition. Brief, concise, and filled with helpful photos, this introductory guide provides essential information on driving the horse in harness. View more info

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Wagon, Chariot and Carriage. Symbol and Status in the History of Transport

By: Piggott, Stuart

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Thames and Hudson: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40289


Fine 1st edition in rust boards with bright gilt titles. Tips and spine ends sharp. White background dj in new mylar is fab with negligible evidence of storage, no chips, tears or marks. 184 pp. 33 illustrations. The world-renowned historian and archaeologist Professor Stuart Piggot has made a lifelong study of the technological and social history of early transport - horses, wagons, chariots and wheeled conveyances of all kinds. Now he expands on the history of vehicle... View more info

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Driving An Instructional Guide to Driving Singles and Pairs

By: Richardson, Clive

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford Ltd.: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44878


Gift quality 1st edition red textured paper covered hard cover boards. Not ex-lib. No names, tears or soil in the profusely illustrated 176 pp text. Unclipped, unpriced glossy photo illustrated dust wrapper has no chips or tears and displays beautifully in new mylar sleeve. A must-have volume for any carriage and cart enthusiast. Includes a guide to buying horses and equipment/ Step-by-step advice on breaking your horse to harness/ Instruction on driving singles & p... View more info

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Driving the Light Horse Training for Pleasure and Compeition

By: Roth, Charlene

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Arco Publishing Co.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 34154


1st edition hardcover book shows light rubs at very tips, former owner's embossed seal on fep. No writing, tears or soil. DJ in new mylar slightly rubbed at upper fore-edges, else complete and displays well w/photo of driving pair in a lovely four wheeled cart in front of grand mansion. Includes: The Horse/ Basic Equipment/ Elementary Training/ The Driver/ Pleasure Driving/ The Breed Ring/ Antique Carriage Competition/ Combined Driving/ Harness Racing/ Coaching, Parad... View more info

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Carriage Turnouts and Appointments

By: Ryder, Thomas

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NJ, The Carriage Association of America: 0

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33329


Fine 1st edition soft cover book is in as new condition with no names, tears, or blemishes. 44 pp. Guidelines for the Users of Horse-drawn Vehicles Compiled for the Carriage Association of America. View more info

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On The Box Seat; A Manual Of Driving

By: Ryder, Tom

Price: $35.00

Publisher: England, Horse Drawn Carriages Limited: 1972

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller Id: 33328


2nd Edition hardcover in deep navy cloth with bright gilt titles. Soil spot on book's frt panel and more on foot of rear panel. 180 p. crisp and clean. No dj. Includes Index; Schooling the Horse to Harness; Single Harness, a Description of the Parts and their Uses; Driving in Single Harness; Double Harness; Four-in-Hand, with Notes on the Unicorn, Six-in-Hand and Five-in-Hand; Handling the Reins; Tandem Driving; The Whip and Its Use; Correct Appointments; Livery and U... View more info

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Driving Finish

By: Smith, Carol Madeline

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Robson Books: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 17419


Fine red hardcover with light ghosting from former erased pencil prices on fep. 233 pp remainder. Glossy pictorial dj is mint. The author's sequel to her first book: Driving Force in which Carol recounted the story of Bear, the chestnut Welsh Cob whose life she saved and in turn gave her the determination to walk and ride and drive again after a riding accident that nearly crippled her. Now, in Driving Finish, she goes on to tell how this experience motivated her to ... View more info

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The Art of Long Reining SIGNED

By: Stanier, Sylvia

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 28473


Signed by Silvia and dated 1973 on front endpaper 32pg with pictorial card cover with sunning along front cover fore-edge and rear cover still displays well with 2 photos of horses at work on frt cov. Fine glossy condition inside. An easy to read foundation work on the practice of working horses on long lines. Contents: Author's Preface/ Working the Horse from the Ground - An Introduction/ Various Methods: Danish, English, French, Viennese/ Equipment/ Commencement, Fi... View more info

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The Art of Long Reining

By: Stanier, Sylvia

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1987

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 29485


Fine glossy condition. An easy to read foundation work on the practice of working horses on long lines. 32pg with pictorial wrapper showing 2 photos of horses at work. Contents: Author's Preface/ Working the Horse from the Ground - An Introduction/ Various Methods: Danish, English, French, Viennese/ Equipment/ Commencement, Fitting Tack, Handling the Reins/ Early Exercises, Aids, Circles, and Changes of Direction/ Advanced Schooling, Collection and Extension, The Half-H... View more info

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The Art of Long Reining

By: Stanier, Sylvia

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1978

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 44343


Fine glossy condition. 32 pp with pictorial wrapper showing 2 photos of horses at work. An easy to read foundation work on the practice of working horses on long lines. Contents: Author's Preface/ Working the Horse from the Ground - An Introduction/ Various Methods: Danish, English, French, Viennese/ Equipment/ Commencement, Fitting Tack, Handling the Reins/ Early Exercises, Aids, Circles, and Changes of Direction/ Advanced Schooling, Collection and Extension, The Half-... View more info

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The History of the Carriage

By: Tarr, Laszlo; Translated by Elisabeth Hoch.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Arco Publishing Co.: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 34739


First edition, first printing hardcover, not exlib. Gorgeous red cloth hardcover with silver title spine. Negligible fade on board periphery, 331 pp text crisp and unmarked. Unclipped dj in new mylar shows two half inch closed tears but is complete and displays well. Profusely illust in b/w throughout. A fine study of the structural development of the carriage from its obscure origins in the fourth millennium B.C.to its eclipse by the automobile in the first decade ... View more info

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Drive Smartly -- Drive Safely

By: The Carriage Assocation of America

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NJ, The Carriage Association of America: 0

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33330


Book as new without names, soil or blemishes. 16 pp. Contents Include: Ten Common Causes of Accidents; Some Safety Rules and Feeding the Pleasure Driving Horse. View more info

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Driving Do's And Don'ts. Threshold Picture Guides Number 37

By: Walrond, Sallie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Kenilworth Press: 1999

Seller Id: 45466


24 pp stapled paperback in mint condition. Beautifully illustrated in color and very easy to follow. Includes harnessing, Driving on the road, Show prep, Showing & Eventing. View more info