Phari The Adventures of a Tibetan Pony

By: Buckingham, M. E.

Price: $18.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Reprint hardcover in bright mustard yellow cloth bds with bumped (not rubbed) extrems, text tight and bright w/out names or soil, fep removed, front hinge cracked. 135 pp holding tight and going nowhere. Professionally reproduced illust dj in new mylar shows small chips at tips and spine ends, slight overall surface soil, still displays well. B/w vignettes throughout and 8 wonderful b/w full page pencil drawings by K.F. Barker. Story of Phari, told in third person bu the author of a pony who lived in India, his hardships, early life on the wind-swept table land of Tibet, through his life with Ta-Lun's caravan in the hills, working unflaggingly amidst the snow and wind; his friendship with the mule, Thunder, his sale to Sahib, Mr. Martin, his training by Mary Martin the 14-year old daughter of the Englishman, as a riding pony and afterwards as a polo pony. Then follows his capture by thieves and his experiences on Active Service. It is not a sentimental story of a pony. 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.

Title: Phari The Adventures of a Tibetan Pony

Author Name: Buckingham, M. E.

Illustrator: Barker, K. F.

Categories: HORSE STORIES - ALL OTHERS,

Publisher: London, Country Life Ltd.: 1936

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 46326

Keywords: Horse Stories, Theives, India, Tibet, Polo Ponies, Stolen Horses, Mule, Friends,