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The Snow Filly

By: Mitchell, Elyne

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton & Co. Inc.: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45780

Condition: Very Good


Stated First Edition hardcover in light blue cloth covered boards showing shelf wear at bumped tips and spine ends. Not exlib. Now in unclipped professionally reproduced dj. Light soil on endpprs, all pages present. Former owner's name on frt pastedown, remainder of 192 pp text tight, bright and unmarked. Includes maps of the outback where the Brumby lived. An exhilarating saga of a wild horse's fight for freedom, told with the same dramatic excitement and thrilling description that characterized Elyne Michell's The Silver Brumby. This title follows that one. Kunama, the show-white dau... View more info

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Son of the Whirlwind

By: Mitchell, Elyne

Price: $38.00

Publisher: NY, Hutchinson of London: 1979

Seller Id: R47006

ISBN: 0091301203

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing of the 1st edition hardcover in navy paper covered boards. Tips and spine ends still fairly sharp but book has color loss on the entire periphery. A bit of white out over name on fep, else no marks, writing, tears or issues in the 144 pp text. Un-clipped, original dust wrapper shows color loss at lightly rubbed tips and head of spine, lower half of boards look great. An exciting story of adventure and suspense, set in the Australian Alps, this is the tale of Wirramirra, the last born son of Thowra, the Silver Brumby, who sets off to the mountains of the south with his dam Yur... View more info

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The Snow Filly

By: Mitchell, Elyne

Price: $250.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton & Co. Inc.: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45588

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible 1st edition hardcover in original, unclipped dust wrapper in new mylar. Christmas 1961 gift dedication on fep. otherwise, no fault. Appears unread, page block tight. Faint age toning at head of dj flaps and on spine of dj, else fine. An exhilarating saga of a wild horse's fight for freedom, told with the same dramatic excitement and thrilling description that characterized Elyne Michell's The Silver Brumby. This title follows that one. Kunama, the show-white daughter of the silver brumby Thowra, is drawn to the black stallion Tambo and risks capture by man by leafing the safe... View more info

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Silver Brumby's Daughter

By: Mitchell, Elyne

Price: $38.00

Publisher: NY, Hutchinson of London: 1970

Seller Id: R47009

ISBN: 0090568214

Condition: Very Good


5th printing of the 1st edition hardcover in butternut gold paper covered boards. Tips and spine ends bumped but not rubbed. A cute dog bookplate and a light 1/4" soil spot is on the upper corner of the fep, else no marks, writing, tears or issues in the 239 pp text. Price-clipped, original dust wrapper shows light color loss at periphery, now in new mylar and looks good. The sky was silver blue. Kurrawongs were calling to each other high and clear when Kunama, daughter of Thowra, The Silver Brumby, saw Tamboo, the black stallion, magnificent in the daybreak. In such a moment, Kunam... View more info

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Flow River, Blow Wind

By: Mitchell, Elyne

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Sydney & London, Australasian Publishing Company & George G. Harrap & Co. LTD: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46810

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in green paper covered boards with author's name in gilt on frt cover, & gilt titles on spine. Head and foot of boards sunned from tatty dj spine ends. Book is a bit cocked and has one tidy ink name on fep and a vintage Angus & Robertson Ltd, Sydney Australia on foot of frt pastedown. Otherwise, there are no tears, chips or soil in the 261 pp text. Original, unclipped color illustrated dust wrapper tatty at top edge all the way across (including flap heads). Small chips at lower flap folds and where corners of boards meet backstrip. Art wraps to include the backstri... View more info

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JINKI Dingo of the Snows

By: Mitchell, Elyne

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson Junior Books Ltd.: 1970

Seller Id: R46917

ISBN: 0090976606

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing of the first edition hardcover in peach paper covered boards with red title spine. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Fep removed, Ross Primary School stamp on rear end paper and this book was not used much at all. 168 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped (and unpriced) original glossy jacket with wrap around color art. An Aboriginal boy, Koonda, finds a dingo pup, takes him in his arms and names him Jinki, From that moment the pup's mind is imprinted with the picture of Koonda and the boy becomes lord of the young pup's life. Dingo pups stay longer with their parents ... View more info

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Elyne Mitchell Selects Stories Of Australian Horses

By: Mitchell, Elyne: Assembled By

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Australia, Currey O'Neil: 1983

Seller Id: R46916

ISBN: 085902105X

Condition: Very Good


Hardcover in rust paper covered boards that are knocked and lightly rubbed showing color loss along lower edge and at tips and spine ends. White spine title. First published in 1965, this is the issue of 1983, and perhaps, first by this publisher. Super nice inside with one horse bookplate without a name on it and light handling soil on two pages within. Else crisp, unmarked and straight. 227 pp. Unclipped (and unpriced) original dj shows a few chips at head of panels and spine, in light grey sky area that doesn't show too much with the white paper backing of the dj mylar cover. Display... View more info