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Roughshod Ride

By: Vinall, Gail

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Scripture Union: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 13982

ISBN: 0862016614

Condition: Fine


1st edition paperback. Glossy pictorial cover looks fab, 128 pp text tight and bright. A horse story with an evangelical message. Zena and Toni are thrilled to get a summer holiday job at Molton Stables with free rides thrown in. But they soon discover that all is not smooth running at the stables and dirty deals are under way. What should they do? Will anyone believe them? View more info

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Elaine Moore Moffat Blue Ribbon Horsewoman The Complete Life Story of A Champion Rider Who Learned To Cope with Life By Learning To Deal With Horses

By: Walker, Grace

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd.: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38673

Condition: Good +


1st edition hardcover in tan cloth boards. Exlib w/usual library markings and expected imperfections; all pages and pocket present. Tips & spine ends rubbed. 128 pp. Professionally reproduced color illust dj with orig frt dj flap glued to fep. Text clean save for a couple of lib stamps. Illust with b/w photographs. Spine cracked before last REP, page block tight and holding fine. The triumphant life story of Elaine Moore Moffat. After all of her years of hard work, it seemed Moffat's dreams would come to pass. Would one tragic incident take all that away? This is not just the story of a h... View more info

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Daisy The Story of a Horse

By: Walker, Louise Jean

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MI, William B. Eerdmans Publishing Co.: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45085

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover in green cloth boards with bumped (not rubbed) spine ends. No names, tears or soil. DJ in new mylar shows color loss and small chips at extremities. 109 pp. Daisy's story begins in 1890 on a five-hundred-acre rance in New Mexico. According to her first real friend, Jerry, she was "the purtiest foal" you ever saw. It was Jerry who took care of her at first. He began to train her, first with a hackamore, then with a bridle and saddle. She didn't meet Mr. Brown until she was more than two years old. Mr. Brown was a grocer who lived in Jackson, Michigan, and ... View more info

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Prince Brownie Champion

By: Wardle, Jane

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Emma Books Ltd: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 14023

ISBN: 1874644373

Condition: Fine


Fine, glossy 1st edition hardcover, no jacket. 21 pp text mint, no names or soil. It's the Rowarth Country show and Jane and Prince Brownie face their greatest show jumping challenge yet. The competition is fierce with many skillful riders all determined to win. But Jane and Prince Brownie show that to be a true winner you need spirit as well as skill. Based on the timeless appeal of the friendship between pony and child, Prince Brownie-Champion is one of four books about the adventures of Jane and her champion pony, Prince Brownie View more info

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The Boxcar Children #77 The Mystery of the Wild Ponies

By: Warner, Gertrude Chandler

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Scholastic Inc.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 11381

ISBN: 0439129591

Condition: Very Good


Negligible color loss to tips of glossy uncreased cover, one small spine paper crack from a sideways bend. 135 p. large print text as new. The Boxcar Children vacation on an island known for its beaches and its wild horses and have to solve a ghost horse mystery. View more info

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Henrietta and the Hat

By: Watts, Mabel

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Parents Magazine Press: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 12713

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in fab shape, corners show negligible color loss, 43 pp text as new. Sturdy library binding but it was never circulated, has no call tags, no card pocket, etc. Brown/white gingham patterned endpapers. Everybody in the family as well as a bird in the garden has their season with the brown hat with the red feather but Henrietta wanted the hat the most. She waits patiently and finally the hat is given to her to wear as she pulls the farmer's wagon into town. She knew she was the best-looking horse around. View more info

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Helpful Henrietta

By: Watts, Mabel

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Rand McNally: 1961

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 27390

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint hardcover shows color loss at lightly bumped tips, 22 p. text browned but not brittle. Rand McNally Elf Book, last one on rear cover is Yip and Yap (8380). First published 1959, this is the reprint of 1961. Farmer Flinders aways worried about the load that his beloved Henrietta horse carried. So when one day he has help others carry heavy loads, Henrietta tried hard but could not pull the cart. So everything had to be rearranged. View more info

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The Animal Rescue Squad #3 Horse in the House

By: Weiss, Ellen & Frieman, Mel

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Bullseye Books: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 10059

ISBN: 0679858679

Condition: Fine


1st edition unread glossy copy. 119 pp. Abby's new pet (miniature horse) is so cute, how can her dad say no? View more info

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A Horse For All Seasons Collected Stories

By: Welch, Sheila Kelly

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PA, Boyds Mills Press: 1994

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 30948

ISBN: 1563974150

Condition: Near Fine


Uncirculated ex library book with all pages present, no pocket or evidence of ever having had one, only exlib stamp is on rear pastedown, that's it. Three pieces of tape on boards from dj and one sticker pull from the fourth removed bit of tape. DJ in new mylar is as new save for negligible bumps at spine ends. 159 p. text as new. Gathering a trio of tales for each of the four seasons, Welch provides readers with 12 stories of young people and the horses in their lives. While some stories emphasize humor, others feature characters facing personal problems, such as handling sibling rivalry,... View more info

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The Ventures of Vicky

By: White, Constance M.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson:

Seller Id: R46482

Condition: Very Good


Undated possible 1st edition hardcover in red paper covered boards with black titles on frt board and backstrip. Head of frt board and backstrip sunned from chips at head of dj, now in new mylar and will keep this book in good shape going forward. Spine ends bumped, tips still fairly sharp. No names, tears or soil within the 192 pp text. Un-clipped, original dust wrapper has chips at frt tips and spine ends, color loss along flap folds. When the gay and irrepressible Vicky Bannister accidentally stumbles on the caravan and its rather mysterious occupant, near the grounds of The Poplars S... View more info

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Pony Pageant

By: White, Sylvia Scott

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, lutterworth Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 15617

ISBN: 0718821920

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover, no dj. Not exlib. Light surface wear, corners bumped, 128 pp text tight & bright with name on fep. This is the sequel to Ten Week Stables. Everything is going well for Sarah and Ginette - they, their pupils and ponies are going to take part in a local pageant, but then film star Beulah turns up. She hates animals, is sure she is going to marry the girls' landlord, and is determined to chuck them out of the stables. View more info

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The Perfect Distance

By: Whitney, Kim Ablon

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 2006

Edition: Second Edition

Seller Id: 39721

ISBN: 0375832432

Condition: Fine


1st edition, 2nd printing hardcover in mint shape. 256 p. text as well. Seventeen-year-old Francie Martinez rides with one of the best equitation trainers in the country, and works as a groom to pay her way. She's dreamed of winning the Maclay finals, and now that it's her last year to compete the pressure is really on. But just when Francie needs to focus more than ever, everything turns upside down, and soon she's not so sure if winning is really all that important, much less the point. In this fast-paced coming-of-age story, brimming with fascinating details about the competitive horse ... View more info

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To the Mountains By Morning

By: Wieler, Diana

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Canada, Groundwood Books: 1996

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 30779

ISBN: 0888992270

Condition: Fine


As new 2nd printing hardcover, brilliant, sharp pictorial boards in matching dj in new mylar. No names tears or soil in the 32 p. text. Story of two horses living in a rundown riding stable near the Canadian Rockies when the stable is sold to a new owner who is determined to make terrible changes. View more info

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Tears For A Tall Horse

By: Wigley, Ann

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Germany, Pony Club: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 19405

ISBN: 8259111446

Condition: Fine


1st edition glossy hardcover iwth 153 p. text is in mint shape. Mystery adventure as Pam finds a tall, painfully thin horse and tries to find it's apparently missing owner. The horse isn't the only mystery she has to solve. A young girl is haunting the old manor stables, weeping her misery. Nobody believes Anna's story until one day she makes a startling discovery. View more info

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The Horse and the Huge Hippopotamus

By: Wilkon, Jozef

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, J. M. Dent & Son's Ltd.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 15930

ISBN: 0460061615

Condition: Good


1st edition exlib hardcover has clear tape on backstrip and on inner hinges, 26 p. page block complete and holding fine. Corners bumped and rubbed, text tight, all pages and pocket present. Endearing tale about how good it is to accept yourself and your friends just as they are. View more info

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The Penny Pony

By: Willard, Barbara

Price: $5.00

Publisher: England, Puffin: 1997

Edition: Sixth Printing

Seller Id: 16177

ISBN: 0140303073

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine 6th printing paperback shows negligible surface wear and soil, 93 p. text appears unread. Cathy and Roger want a real pony more than anything in the whole world! When they spot a pony at the back of the shop, Cathy and Roger decide they must have it. It looks almost real to them; its eyes are bright and lively, and its black coat shines in the sun. Somehow they have to get the money to buy it. But this pony isn't real and it isn't theirs and even after finding a way to buy it, their problems aren't over... An unusual pony story for your collection. View more info

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The Ghost Stallion

By: Williams Laura E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt and Co.: 1999

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 21410

ISBN: 0805061932

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover is mint, there is a light wrinkle on foot of front cover dj panel, remainder dot on foot of page block, rest of 104 p. text crisp and unmarked. Gift quality. Young reader's story of a girl living with her unloving father who yearns to run away & be free like her mother & the mysterious ghost stallion she watches every night. View more info

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My Favourite Horse Stories

By: Williams, Dorian

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 13962

ISBN: 0718814215

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover, no jacket. Lightly brushed tips, somewhat yellowed spine and head of boards. 160 pp text as new with some nice b/w sketches to begin each story. A selection of 15 short stories about horses. These stories were compiled by Dorian Williams, a famous writer on horse, more so in Great Britain than in the United States. One of the stories included is Scene 7, Act III, of Henry V by William Shakespeare. Some of the stories are abridgments of well known whole books on horses. Author's included are: Colin O'Leary/ Monica Dickens/ Dick Francis/ John Hislop, Leo Tolstoy, Viscoun... View more info

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My Favourite Horse Stories

By: Williams, Dorian

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, The Hamlyn Publishing Group: 1976

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 46354

ISBN: 0600362329

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality paperback is the third printing of the first edition with negligible color loss at periphery from storage. No creases on the glossy color photo illustrated card covers with wrap around art of a pair of bay Clydesdale mares and their foals at pasture. 158 pp text appears unread. Dorian Williams, long known for his association with horses in Britain, presents his choice of favorite horse stories, and Shakespeare, Tolstoy, Monica Dickens and Con O'Leary are only a few of the writers who appear within. There are tales about fox hunting, racing and gymkhanas, a Dick Francis thrille... View more info

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I Rode A Horse of Milk White Jade

By: Wilson, Diane Lee

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Orchard Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42363

ISBN: 0531330249

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition exlib hardcover without a pocket or evidence of ever having had one, all pages present. 232 p. Unclipped dj has call tag on spine, displays well in new mylar. Oyuna tells her granddaughter the story of how love for her horse enabled her to win a race and bring good luck to her farmily living in Mongolia in 1285. View more info