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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

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She Wanted A Pony

By: Cannam, Peggie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Andrew Dakers Limited:

Seller Id: R46434

Condition: Very Good


Undated hardcover in sky blue cloth covered boards with a gold lettered spine title. Spine ends bumped, tips fairly sharp. Tidy gift dedication on fep, rest of 245 page block tight, bright and unmarked. It contains one color frontis and four b/w line drawn full page plates. Original color illustrated dust wrapper has chip at all tips and color loss along flap folds. Chips at head and foot of spine, part of publisher's name lost at spine foot. Displays well from the front with a color drawing of a blonde girl in a red shirt and with a red saddle pad, canters across field and farmland on a s... View more info

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They Bought Her A Pony

By: Cannan, Joanna

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46433

Condition: Very Good


Third printing of the first edition in yellowy/orange cloth covered boards with a blue lettered spine title. Spine ends bumped, tips fairly sharp. Light foxing on endpprs, pastedowns and on the edge of the 144 page block. Tidy owner's addy on fep, text is clean, crisp and well illustrated in b/w line drawings. Original price-clipped dj has a darker orange background with a cream colored circle 'frame' around a black line drawing of a girl jumping a pony over a three bar gate, cream title and black author name on frt panel, cream colored spine titles and chips at both spine ends that do no... View more info

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Gaze at the Moon

By: Cannan, Joanna

Price: $24.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1961

Seller Id: R46451

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality hardcover in red paper covered boards showing bumped spine ends, tips still sharp. No names, tears or soil in the 160 pp text. Hinge papers are fine. Unclipped original illustrated dust wrapper shows a girl riding a grey pony looking down at6 a border collie or shetland sheepdog. DJ has an institutional green background and shows color loss, rubbing at periphery, on flap folds and on rear corner where backstrip meets rear panel. White background rear panel looks good with a line illustration of a girl jumping a horse at a show. A story which few will be able to resist. A sto... View more info

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Wonder Tales of Horses and Heroes

By: Carpenter, Frances

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, The Junior Literary Guild and Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1952

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46395

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality probable first edition, 1952 date and no other indications of further printings. Burgundy cloth covered hardcover boards with peach line illustration of a giant bear going after a medieval soldier on horseback swinging a sword. Spine ends bumped, tips fairly sharp. Not exlib, no names, tears or major soil. An occasional light finger print in margins of 238 pp text. Hinge papers fine, bit of foxing on edge of page block. Original, un-clipped color illustrated dust wrapper is nearly complete with a 1/2" x 2/8th of an inch chip at head of lightly sunned backstrip and irregu... View more info

Runaway Pony, Runaway Dog

By: Carroll, Ruth & Latrobe

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Z. Walck, Inc: 1963

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller Id: 45989

Condition: Very Good


Book Club edition hardcover in illustrated paper covered boards. No dj. 80 pp. Corners and spine ends bumped, name at head of title page. This book follows the adventures of a pony named Sassy and a little dog named Tough Enough through the mountains of Tennessee and North Carolina. View more info

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Wandy the Wild Pony

By: Chaffee, Allen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1960

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 14034

Condition: Very Good


Revised hardcover in very good jacket. Not exlib. Blue boards with red illustration of Wandy are ever so lightly bumped at spine ends. Innards fine. Price clipped photo-reproduced dj in new mylar displays beautifully. Wandy, a Devon moor pony fended for himself until his capture by two children and an Irish groom. During his training many exciting and comic things happened, riding to hounds, the great Pony Show and yet, in spite of a growing pride in his accomplishments, and though he could not help but feel affection for his young master and mistress, he watched for a chance to regain his fre... View more info

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Wandy Wins! More Adventures of Wandy the Wild Pony

By: Chaffee, Allen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1952

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 15593

Condition: Very Good


Reprint hardcover in professionally reproduced dj in mylar shows light surface wear, few micro chips and one closed tear at foot of frt panel. Negligible edge wear to boards, text tight and bright with former owners name on fep. 171 pp. Crisp and unmarked. Not exlib. Ever since Wandy first opened his eyes upon a Devon moor the life of that high spirited pony has been full of adventure. He has become a favorite of those who love the smell of open country and the sound of hoofs. Again the author shows that intimate knowledge of horses and love of the Devon moors that made her first book "Wa... View more info

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Lord Buff and the Silver Star

By: Chamberlain, George Agnew

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: R46399

Condition: Very Good


Very nice copy in black hardcover boards with color loss at bumped spine ends and tips. Not a former library copy. Light age-toning at hinge papers and around periphery of both paste-downs. 117 pp text is crisp and unnarked. Unclipped dj shows wear at tips, 1/2" x 1/2" chip at lower board tip, same size one at head of spine/frt panel corner, and an open crack on same corner midway on backstrip. Both dj flaps and solid cream rear panel are age-toned. Collectible story of a boy, a horse, a girl and a dog. Throw in a "spite fence" and a trotting horse race and you will find... View more info

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The Phantom Filly

By: Chamberlain, George Agnew

Price: $48.00

Publisher: IN and NY, The Bobbs-Merrill Company: 1942

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46585

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover (so stated) in olive green cloth covered boards with gold titles and some white marks on boards from dust wrapper bit on rear panel lower edge was adhered to the book. Book tips and spine ends are bumped showing color loss but no rub through. 241 pp text is tight and bright with tape marks on endpapers, fep removed, clear tape over front hinge. Unclipped original dust wrapper has two small chips at head of spine & head of rear gutter, a sticker pull where call tag was removed on yellow background. Front panel has a blue Morgan horse silhouette with a touched up stic... View more info

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The Desert King. Horse Angel Comic Book

By: Chase, Bobbie Editor

Price: $15.00

Publisher: CT, Stabenfeldt: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41125

ISBN: 1933343826

Condition: Very Good


1st edition paperback showing very light wear at tips from storage, glossy 48 p. text mint. Faint fade mark from formerly placed price tag on cover (not a sticker pull, barely noticeable, see image). Arabian desert adventure for horse crazy kids. View more info

Chica A Horse Angel Special

By: Chase, Bobbie: Editor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: CT, Stabenfeldt, Inc: 2007

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45950

ISBN: 1933343486

Condition: Near Fine


Crisp unmarked realistic style horse comic book style story based on a real-life tale. Negligible surface wear from storage. 24 pp. Beautiful Chica lived a life as a happy and carefree as any horse could wish. She thought her world would always be good, but then one day everything changes. The nice old man who cared for her is gone. In his place is a man who doesn't know anything about horses and who cares about only one thing - having Chica make him rich! But things don't go his way, and soon he neglects Chica completely. Starving and ill from the many wounds on her body, the lovely, g... View more info

Hose Angel 1 Comic Book Ride Into Fear

By: Chase, Bobbie: Editor

Price: $7.00

Publisher: CT, Stabenfeldt, Inc: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45951

ISBN: 1933343117

Condition: Near Fine


Crisp unmarked realistic style horse comic book style story based on a real-life tale. Negligible surface wear from storage. 24 pp. For almost any other girl, a week's riding camp would be a dream come true - but for Lucy Jones, its a nightmare. Sure, she loves horses, but a bad accident has left her terrified of riding and her tormentor is going to be there! But when Lucy overhears two mystery men plotting to kidnap a beautiful Arabian horse, she leaps into action with the help of the mysterious girl, Angelica, with hair of gold and strange powers they follow the kidnappers on a trail fi... View more info

Trails of Destiny

By: Chatham, Larry

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Robert Hale Ltd: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46541

Condition: Very Good


First edition exlib hardcover in red paper covered boards with black titles and line drawing of a man on a rearing horse with a lariat in this hand. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Tape marks on red boards from formerly fixed dj. 159 pp text tight and bright without names or tears but an occasional soil spot or fingerprint. Un-clipped original color illustrated dust jacket shows a cowboy on a blue-gray or grulla horse jumping into the air as three more guys on horses come up over the rim to chase him. Book displays well on the shelf with lightly soiled, lightly sunned, light yellow b... View more info

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Banner: The Pacing White Stallion

By: Chipperfield, Joseph E.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1974

Seller Id: R46560

ISBN: 0091101506

Condition: Very Good


Second printing of the first edition hardcover in very lightly bumped blue paper covered boards with black spine titles. Gift plate on fep, this book was awarded to a school child for good participation. Edge of 187 page block shows some fly specks on fore-edge, light soil on head of same. Corner clipped dj has a sticker price next to the clipped portion. Jacket shows color loss at tips and spine ends, a bit on flap folds, no chips or tears. White background rear dj panel is grubby and has a b/w photo of the author with his two dogs, a german shepherd and a terrier type. A Navajo India... View more info

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Checoba Stallion of the Comanche

By: Chipperfield, Joseph E.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. LTD.: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46561

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover in yellow paper covered boards with black spine title. Tips and spine ends bumped but not rubbed. Mapped endpapers, sticker rems on verso frontis from possibly an award plate previously placed as this is not a former library copy. No card pocket or evidence of ever having had one, all pages present. 192 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped taupe background illustrated dust jacket shows small chips to tips and spine ends with some color loss along dj flap folds, darkening along spine but title remains legible, no call tags on book or dj backstrip. DJ now in new... View more info

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Ghost Horse Stallion of the Oregon Trail

By: Chipperfield, Joseph E.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. LTD.: 1962

Seller Id: R46562

Condition: Very Good


Second printing of the first edition hardcover in red paper covered boards with black spine title. Tips and spine ends bumped but not rubbed. Exlib with sticker on frt pastedown from Wheatley Working Men's Club Lending Library. No card pocket or evidence of ever having had one, all pages present. 191 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped taupe background illustrated dust jacket shows small chips to tips and spine ends with some color loss along dj flap folds, darkening along spine but title remains legible, no call tags on book or dj backstrip. DJ now in new mylar and displays well. ... View more info

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Dark Fury Stallion of Lost River Valley

By: Chipperfield, Joseph E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. LTD.: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46563

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover in brown paper covered boards with black spine title. Spine ends bumped but not rubbed, tips still fairly sharp, small 'ding' at head of both boards. Not exlib. 218 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped taupe background illustrated dust jacket has pen dracing on the D and F in the title. Jacket shows micro chips to tips and spine ends with one larger crescent shaped chip to head of rear panel near gutter but doesn't affect the nice spine horsehead illustration. some color loss along frt dj flap folds, DJ now in new mylar and displays well. After Coeur D'Alene I... View more info

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Silver Star Stallion of the Echoing Mountain

By: Chipperfield, Joseph E.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Roy Publishers: 1955

Seller Id: R46573

ISBN: 0091101506

Condition: Fair


Exlib hardcover in red buckram covered boards with white spine titles. Tips and spine ends bumped but not rubbed. The 268 pp text is browned and brittle. The first 12 pages are taped in, remainder of text has finger soil in margins, closed tears and chips (some taped, many not, that doesn't affect the reading.) DJ flap glued to one of the blank front end papers. The book is all there but not pretty = a serviceable reading copy. The son of a wild horse that had long been a legend in that part of the world, the young Silver Star lives a hazardous existence with the band of mares whose rangi... View more info

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Clumsy Lucky A Big Time Wonder Book Read-With-Me

By: Church, Elsie

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Peter Haddock Ltd:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 19704

ISBN: 0710503687

Condition: Very Good


Spine ends bumped, corners still sharp. Glossy pictorial boards clean few indentations on frt cov, frt hinge repaired. 24 p. A very hard to find tale of an accident-prone palomino colt with a squirrel friend. View more info