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Young Horseman's Handbook Number Six (6) Horse Shows

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $15.00

Publisher: VA, The Jarman Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40941

Condition: Good


Solid condition 1st edition soft cover with soiled cover and rub at head of stapled spine. Former owner's name sticker on foot of title page. Illustrated inside cover has some spotting, remainder of text tight and bright. 24 pp. Great book for pony clubbers, 4-H or trail ride groups or anyone wanting to organize some fun on horseback. Very informative booklet includes Organization of the A.H.S.A. Rule Book, Classification of Recognized Shows/ Show Official Duties, Restr... View more info

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Beginning Polo

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NJ, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44192

ISBN: 049801214X

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine 1st edition hardcover in dust wrapper. Tight, bright first US printing gift quality black cloth hardcover. 200 pp. Small sticker abrasion at upper fore edge of fep, else as new. Tips sharp, spine ends lightly bumped. Unclipped dj in brand new mylar is a professional reproduction that displays well. No names, tears or soil. Chapers include: The Game, History, The Ball, The Mallet, The Field, What You Need to Start, Your Mount, The Strokes and Hitting, Handicap... View more info

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Riding Rhymes for Young Riders

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Bond Wheelwright: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28809

Condition: Near Fine


Gorgeous book! Corners barely brushed, no writing, soil or tears on the tight, crisp 67 pp text. Gilt illustration on front cover by Brown. Professionally reproduced dj in new mylar shows chips and loss. Loaded with fabulous Paul Brown line drawings. A picture book with poems written to supplement the author's young sons' practical knowledge of horses and horsemanship in a 'painless and even appealing manner. View more info

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Know About Horses: A Ready Reference Guide to Horses, Horse People and Horse Sports

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Bramhal House: 1961

Seller Id: 33957

Condition: Near Fine


4th printing hardcover in light grey cloth boards with red spine title and drawing of a snaffle bit in red on frt board. 216 pp text shows very slight age toning, no names, tears or soil. Dj has small triangular chip at upper fore edge 1' x 1/2", few tiny closed tears at extrems. 216 pp. Covers all aspects of riding. Some nice ink illustrations by noted artist, Jean Bowman. View more info

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Young Horseman's Handbook Number Nine (9) Standards and Tests

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: VA, The Jarman Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43752

Condition: Very Good


Very good condition 1st edition soft cover with negligible color loss at lower tips. Bit of rust marks at staples. Former owner's name sticker on foot of title page. 22 pp text tight and bright. Great book for pony clubbers, 4-H or trail ride groups or anyone wanting to organize some fun on horseback. Very informative booklet includes Horsemanship Standards and Comprehensive Tests, Dismounted Test - Knowledge and Performance, Riding and Training Tests. View more info

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Young Horseman's Handbook Number Three (3) Stable Management

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: VA, The Jarman Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43749

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine condition 1st edition with negligible color loss at lower tips.19 pp text tight and bright. Great book for pony clubbers, 4-H or trail ride groups or anyone wanting to learn and text on proper care of the horse in and around the barn. View more info

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Young Horseman's Handbook Number Seven (7) Mounted Games

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: VA, The Jarman Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43750

Condition: Good


Good condition 1st edition soft cover with lightly faded and soiled covers. Bit of rust marks at staples. Former owner's name sticker on foot of title page. 11 pp text tight and bright. Great book for pony clubbers, 4-H or trail ride groups or anyone wanting to organize some fun on horseback. Very informative booklet includes: Musical Chairs, Egg and Spoon Race, Water Race, Bun Eating Contest and more. View more info

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Young Horseman's Handbook Number Eight (8) Special Events For Horse Groups

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: VA, The Jarman Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43751

Condition: Very Good


Very good condition 1st edition with negligible color loss at lower tips. Bit of rust marks at staples. Former owner's name sticker on foot of title page. 18 pp text tight and bright. Great book for pony clubbers, 4-H or trail ride groups or anyone wanting to organize some fun on horseback. Very informative booklet includes: Picnic Ride, Gymkhana, Horse Trials, 24 Mile Ride, Test of a Hunter, Hunter Pace, Point-to-Point Race, Mounted Drill. View more info

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Young Horseman's Handbook Number Two (2) Grooming The Horse

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: VA, The Jarman Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43748

Condition: Very Good


Very good 1st edition soft cover with negligible color loss at lower tips.16 pp text tight and bright. Great book for pony clubbers, 4-H or trail ride groups or anyone wanting to organize some fun on horseback. Very informative booklet includes: Tools, Procedure including cleaning the sheath, Pulling manes & tails, clipping, braiding, after riding, when the horse is sick, instructor's outline, test. View more info

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Young Horseman's Handbook Number One (1) Care of Tack, Saddling & Bridling

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: VA, The Jarman Press: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43747

Condition: Near Fine


Very good condition with negligible color loss at lower tips and trace of soil on white background rear cover. 23 pp text tight and bright. Great book for pony clubbers, 4-H or trail ride groups or anyone wanting to organize some fun on horseback. Very informative booklet includes: Why Clean Tack?, The Tools, Parts of the Saddle & Bridle, Order of Cleaning, Bridling & Saddling, Running up Stirrups, Securing the Loose Girth, Instructor's Outline, Test. View more info

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Quiz Questions with Answers for the U.S. Pony Clubs

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $8.00

Publisher: The Pony Club:

Edition: First Revised Edition

Seller Id: 41648

Condition: Good +


Good paperback, 1st revised edition without a publisher or date listed. Soiled soft cover with some check marks inside, name on frt cover. 44 pp. A question & answer booklet for the pony club members, 4-Hers or any riding camp devoted to training the all-around rider. Topics include: Parts of the Horse (includes a conformation diagram, the only illust in the book)/ The United States Pony Club/ Rules for Rallies/ Anatomy and Characteristics/ Stable Management and Ailmen... View more info

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Quiz Questions with Answers for the U.S. Pony Clubs

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Pony Club:

Edition: First Revised Edition

Seller Id: 37474

Condition: Very Good


Nice revised (but undated) soft cover with 1/2" of smoke damage along stapled spine and back edges otherwise shows well. Stapled 44 pp text tight & bright with no writing, soil, tears or blemishes. A question & answer booklet for the pony club members, 4-Hers or any riding camp devoted to training the all-around rider. Topics include: Parts of the Horse (includes a conformation diagram, the only illust in the book)/ The United States Pony Club/ Rules for Rallies/ A... View more info

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Quiz Questions with Answers for the U.S. Pony Clubs

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $12.00

Publisher: The Pony Club:

Edition: First Revised Edition

Seller Id: 40099

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine 1st revised edition paperback, no publisher or date listed. Guessing circa 1960. Soft cover with clean frt cover and lightly spotted rear cover. Stapled 44 pp text tight & bright with no writing, soil, tears or blemishes. A question & answer booklet for the pony club members, 4-Hers or any riding camp devoted to training the all-around rider. Topics include: Parts of the Horse (includes a conformation diagram, the only illust in the book)/ The United States... View more info

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Riding Rhymes for Young Riders

By: Disston, Harry

Price: $67.00

Publisher: NY, Bond Wheelwright: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28810

Condition: Good


VG 1st edition Exlib hardcover w/rubbed corners, clear tape along backstrip, spine ends chipped. Pocket pulled but all pages present. Gilt illustration on front cover by Brown. 67 pp. Professionally reproduced dj in new mylar shows chips and loss. Paul Brown line drawings on every page. A picture book with poems written to supplement the Colonel's young sons' practical knowledge of horses and horsemanship in a 'painless and even appealing manner. View more info

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Quiz Questions for the U.S. Pony Clubs

By: Disston, Harry; Bontecou, Mrs. Frederick; Mackay-Smith, Alexander

Price: $12.00

Publisher: VA, The Blue Ridge Press: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 43438

Condition: Very Good


Nice early reprint paperback with former owner name on head of frt cover otherwise shows well. 27 pp text with no writing, soil, tears or blemishes. A question booklet (with answers) for the pony club members, 4-Hers or any riding camp devoted to training the all-around rider. Topics include: Parts of the Horse (includes a conformation diagram, the only illust in the book)/ The United States Pony Club/ Rules for Rallies/ Anatomy and Characteristics/ Stable Management an... View more info