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The Crooked Colt

By: Anderson C.W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: CT, Weekly Reader Books: 1954

Seller Id: 46704

Condition: Very Good


6th printing of the Weekly Reader 1981 edition, Originally published by Macmillan, NY in 1954. Much sought, collectible story written and illustrated by C.W. Anderson. 40 pp text is browned and there is a small watermark on the inside rear cover and the 16 pages that precede it. Super light rubbing at tips. The little colt was very small, and his little legs were so wobbly and weak that every time he tried to stand up, he would fall down. He saw the other colts on the farm running and playing, and he was very sad. No one paid much attention to the crooked little colt except his mother, a... View more info

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Blaze and The Lost Quarry

By: Anderson C.W.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1967

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: R46890

ISBN: 068971775X

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing of the first edition hardcover in illustrated heavy library buckram covered boards with same art as the dj cover. Boards and endpapers have partial tape marks, corners bumped but not rubbed. Card pocket and all pages present. One library stamp on title page, rest of text is clear same for some light marginal handling soil. 47 pp. Price clipped original jacket is complete and without call tags on backstrip but is now 1/8 short for the book due to the added buckram, still displays well in new mylar. Billy and Blaze discover the path to an old quarry where they discover and re... View more info

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Horse Show

By: Anderson C.W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: NY, Harper & Brothers: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27867

Condition: Very Good +


Lovely 1st edition hardcover in green tweedy paper covered boards and green cloth backstrip. 84 pp text is clean, no marks, inscriptions or tears. DJ in new mylar is a professional reproduction which has a faint sticker remnant on upper cover that is not an eyesore. Lovely art showing events and goings on in the hunter ring and what the judges are looking for with a twist of humor. View more info

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Blaze and the Indian Cave

By: Anderson C.W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1964

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller Id: R46891

Condition: Good


Illustrated hardcover in paper covered boards with bumped ends and tips. Not exlib. Solid working copy without coloring or page tears. Bit of white out on frt pastedown, handling soil on many of the 48 pages. Billy is now out west and riding in a western saddle. An old Indian helps Billy catch the outlaw who steals Blaze away from him when he was asleep in a cave one night. View more info

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Heads Up - Heels Down with Signed Anderson Card Laid In

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 45594

Condition: Very Good +


An amazing offering for the C.W. Anderson aficionado in your life. VG+ Pine green cloth covered boards with black titles show color loss at still sharp tips. First printing, so stated with tidy gift dedication on fep. 144 pg text flawless and filled with Anderson's lovely pencil art throughout. Original unclipped dust wrapper ($2.50 price) shows light even age toning, 1.5" closed tear at head of rear panel, negligible wear at spine ends and a micro nic at foot of frt panel. displays well in brand new mylar sleeve. A handbook of horsemanship and riding filled with Anderson's fabulous l... View more info

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Tomorrow's Champion

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Co.: 1946

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41174

Condition: Very Good +


VG 1st edition hardcover in medium brown cloth has wear at tips. Boards shaken. Unclipped professionally reproduced color illustrated dj has chips missing from head & foot of spine, lower tip has a 1 1/2" open tear, lower edge has two 1/2" closed tears and there is color fading along spine, upper & front edges. Unpaginated with crisp text and stunning lithographs. No tears, writing or soil. No matter how brilliant the performance of a fine horse may be, that is only part of the story. What bloodlines produced the speed and stamina, and what was the training that brought out the honest... View more info

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Great Heart

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $48.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28486

Condition: Very Good +


Very good 1st edition in green cloth boards bumped at tips but not severely rubbed. Not a former library copy. Tight bright and crisp w/occasional finger spot or two here and there. DJ with white background yellowed over time is a professional reproduction and shows chips at lower edges, displays well in new mylar. 90 pp. Just when Dan and his father felt their luck with horses has run out, a black stallion dashed across the road, took two strides, and soared over a high barbed-wire fence. The farmer who owned him thought the horse nothing but trouble and sells them the horse for $50. They ... View more info

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The Outlaw

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28484

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover with light color loss at board tips, speckles of tiny color loss on backstrip and lower cover corner near foot of spine, internally crisp and unmarked. 99 pp. Story dedicated to James Rarey by Anderson (as published, not hand-written). Janon and his father try to save their ranch, and an incredible fast, but suspicious black horse helps them with his speed after Janon wins his confidence using techniques from a horse whisperer. View more info

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A Touch of Greatness

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Co.: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45164

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, first printing hardcover in sage green textured paper covered boards with black titles shows lightly bumped and brushed spine ends, tips still sharp. Landscape format book is longer than it is tall: 8.75 x 11 3/8", 96 pp ecru colored leaves are crisp and unmarked. Vintage, tiny 1 2/8" x 3/8" gold sticker on front pastedown says: Museum of Racing - Saratoga Springs on center of frt pastedown. Unclipped illustrated dust jacket is a professional reproduction and shows some color loss and small rubs at tips but displays well in new mylar. An important book for hors... View more info

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C. W. Anderson's Favorite Horse Stories

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Cutton, & Co., Inc.: 1969

Seller Id: R46895

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality hardcover, 4th printing of the first edition 1969. Illustrated paper covered boards match the dj image. Tips and spine ends bumped with negligible color loss, cream colored rear panel shows handling soil, 192 pp text flawless. No names, tears or soil. Original unclipped dj is stamped Second Printing at the head of the front flap. It looks fab with super light color loss at tips. A collection of horse stories including Will James' "Chapo-the-Faker" about a cowhorse that had a barrel of tricks to try out on his rider and one more to try when those didn't work. View more info

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Blaze and the Grey Spotted Pony

By: Anderson, C.W.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc.: 1968

Seller Id: R46886

Condition: Fine


Gift quality 4th printing of the first edition hardcover in illustrated, glossy paper covered boards. Corners and spine ends still sharp, not rubbed, just barely bumped. Tight 86 pg text is crisp and clean, no names, tears or soil. There is only three small lines of white out on the plain cream colored inside cover. Billy's neighbor young Tommy is as horse crazy as Billy was when he was younger and Tommy wants a pony of his own. View more info

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Lonesome Little Colt

By: Anderson, C.W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc.: 1961

Seller Id: R46887

Condition: Very Good


11th printing hardcover in illustrated light green exlib buckram. Even handling soil, a splash on the edge of the 48 page block, typical stamps, card pocket but no call tags on spine, displays well on the shelf. One page has a large closed crescent shaped tear, the others are good. Moderate finger soil within. Super solid working copy, all there but not pretty. A little orphaned colt searches for a mother of his own, but the other colts don't want to share their mothers with anyone. Cover: White with the picture of a colt. View more info

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Billy And Blaze A Boy And His Pony

By: Anderson, C.W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Co.: 1966

Seller Id: R46889

Condition: Good


24th printing hardcover in illustrated green cloth boards with black title and head/neck portrait of Blaze on the frt board. Exlib with no call tags on outside of dj. Fep removed, taped frt hinge and lower first 6 pages, no more tears within, no coloring, some finger soil on pages from thumbing, good working copy with 50 pages. Original, unclipped illustrated dust wrapper has small chips at tips and spine ends but displays well in new mylar. MACMILLIAN easy to read books in a black background imprinted on lower fore-edge of frt dj panel. View more info

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Bobcat

By: Anderson, C.W.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46892

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first printing hardcover in red cloth boards with black titles. Spine ends and lower tips bumped, a few broken threads on the foot of the frt board from a small 'ding'. Fingerprint on inside rear cover, else no issues. No names, tears or other soil in the 99 page text. Illustrated with full page pencil art and a myriad of smaller drawings throughout by Anderson. Price clipped dust jacket is a professional reproduction that shows 1/4" chip at head of spine, 1" x 1/2" chip at head of rear gutter and small rubs at tips. Displays well on the shelf in new mylar. Y... View more info

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A Filly for Joan

By: Anderson, C.W.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Company: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46894

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover in illustrated paper covered boards with white backgrounds, rust colored backstrip. Not exlib, Crisp, tight, bright, unmarked gift quality offering shows bumped spine ends, tips remain sharp. 105 page text is clean with superb full-page drawings done by "Andy" the author. A teen-aged girl's dream of having her own horse comes true. Joan watches her filly, Gallant Lady, grow into a well-mannered, high-headed racing mare. Bred from champions, raised with love and trained by the best, Gallant Lady lives up to her name and birthright in a "big race" endin... View more info

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The Blind Connemara

By: C.W. Anderson

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1971

Seller Id: 46380

Condition: Very Good


3rd printing illustrated hardcover with bumped corners, bit of rubbing at head of spine. Some light soil at foot of front board and periphery of rear board. 80 pp text is tight and bright without names, tears or soil. Not exlib. The very collectible story of a very courageous and loyal Connemara pony and his girl. View more info