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Gertie the Horse Who Thought and Thought

By: Glendinning, Margarite

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Whittlesey House: 1951

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 34019

Condition: Good


Tight exlib hardcover in rust illustrated buckram cloth boards with black and white drawing of boy standing next to a horse in harness. Tips bumped but not majorly rubbed. 88 p. text shows finger soil, all pages and pocket present. Probable first edition, no other dates listed. Gertie is an almost middle-aged cart horse, who looks sensible and king. Inside, however, Gertie has the curiosity bump of a colt. She always wonders: why does the wind blow? why are rocks hard... View more info

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Danny Boy The Picture Pony

By: Goudey, Alice E. Illust By Paul Brown

Price: $375.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1952

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44450

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first edition with letter A on copyright page. A lovely book in yellow cloth with red illustration on frt bd and title on spine. Slight foxing on rear board. 95 p text crisp and bright, hinges fine, no noted foxing, no names, tears or soil. Unclipped dj in new mylar is a professional reproduction that shows very light wear at tips, color loss at flap folds, tiny closed tears at gutter edges of frt panel. The carnival was coming to Pleasantville and the ch... View more info

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Horses, Dogs and Men an Anthology of Stories About Them

By: Gray, Charles Wright Compliled by

Price: $38.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Holt & Co: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33808

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in orange cloth sunned on back strip and a bit on head of frt board. Tips slightly bumped but not rubbed, 336 p. text is tight and bright. A lovely compilation from the likes of Beckford, Terhune, Tarkington, Walpole, Galsworthy, Abdullah and others. Fabulous fireside reading for any sportsman or woman. Super uncommon title. View more info

The Horse Trap

By: Gray, Patsey

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, Coward-McCann, Inc.: 1962

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 38901

Condition: Good +


Green heavy buckram library rebind w/illustrated frt cover matching art on VG unclipped dj in new mylar. 160 p. Some moderate wear at tips and finger soil in text, pocket pulled but all pages present, no page tears. DJ is a professional reproduction that displays very well w/out library call tags on backstrip. Deb's parents are in Honolulu and have left her in charge of the farm including a pregnant mare w/an injured hock. When Deb leads the mare down into a canyon wher... View more info

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Double Standards

By: Gray, Patsey

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Ace Tempo Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39764

ISBN: 0448156989

Condition: Very Good


Glossy 1st edition paperback cover has very light color loss at extrems from storage, internally crisp and bright. 150 pp. If honesty is supposed to be the best policy, why are people so deceitful? Everybody seems to stretch the truth when it suits their purpose. But when Sis found out that her dad was involved in real estate frauds she was devastated and decided to spend the summer working on her uncle's ranch where she would have time to think. But the Tanbark Ranch w... View more info

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Heads Up!

By: Gray, Patsey

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1969

Seller Id: 43531

Condition: Fair


Reading copy illustrated softcover wrapper chipped at spine ends, reinforced with clear cello tape. 156 pp text tight and age toned but not brittle. Exlib with school stamp on title page but no pocket or evidence of ever having had one. Not pretty but all there and not falling apart. Peggy, an orphan girl, pays for her keep by showing the difficult Appaloosa jumper, Chief, on the California fair circuit for the horse's owner, Mr. Mac. Peggy doesn't mind the hard work... View more info

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Jumping Jack

By: Gray, Patsey

Price: $67.00

Publisher: NY, W. W. Norton & Co.: 1965

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45789

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, first printing retired church library hardcover in green cloth with horse silhouette in circle on frt cover. Tips sharp, spine ends bumped. Fep removed, tape marks on endpps. No pocket or evidence of ever having had one. Cover illust by Sam Savitt and besides one jumping course design, there are no other internal drawings. 160 page text crisp with a few stamps. Unclipped dj is a professional reproduction that displays well and will keep this book in fi... View more info

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A Ride for Jenny

By: Griffith, Valeria

Price: $18.00

Publisher: PA, J. B. Lippincott Co.: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 21472

Condition: Fair


1st edition exlib hardcover in shelf worn red cloth boards, 158 pg text tight with some fingerprints on slightly rippled pages, red bleed from cloth on bottom of 1st few pages, all pages and pocket present. DJ rear flap upper corner clipped. Jenny had lived in Star Center for a whole week and already felt at home. She had made friends and was filled with ideas when invited to visit a ranch in Colorado. She thought a circus bareback ride would be a good idea which is s... View more info

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Horse in the Clouds

By: Griffiths, Helen

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 15055

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in red paper covered boards with gilt titles has bumped spine ends, tips still sharp, owners name/addy on fep. DJ shows edge wear and small bits of loss at very tips but displays well in new mylar. 124 pp. Martin helps to capture the wild skewbald mare and wants to keep her chestnut colt for his own, but the wily pampas mare and the herd stallion help release the whole band from captivity. View more info

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The Last Summer Spain 1936

By: Griffiths, Helen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Holiday House: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30983

ISBN: 0823403610

Condition: Near Fine


1st American edition straight, sharp hardcover in rust cloth with bit of foxing on edge of page block. Original, unclipped illustrated jacket with picture of Eduardo and the old mare, Gaviota, in the streets of Madrid is slightly sunned on spine. 152 p. Events, including the massacre of his father, force Eduardo to roam the countryside on the Gaviota, a retired mare his father rode in Bullfighting. He survives for two months in the midst Spanish Civil War. Unlike his ... View more info

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Flying Changes

By: Gruen, Sara

Price: $3.00

Publisher: NY, HarperTorch: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42372

ISBN: 0060790954

Condition: Very Good


1st edition soft cover with light color loss at tips. 371 pp crisp and unmarked. Twenty years after her competitive riding career died, Annemarie Zimmer worries that her relationship with the man she loves is off course, and fears that daughter Eva's own dreams of Olympic glory will carry her far from home ... and into harm's way. When the teenage Eva is invited to audition for a world-class trainer, Annemarie realizes that she must give Eva a chance to soar. But when ... View more info

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Jumper

By: Gryde, Brandon; Edited By Annie Stone; Created By Bob Welsh

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Benchmark Group Media:

Seller Id: 37006

ISBN: 0977819809

Condition: Near Fine


Crisp paperback with surface color loss on illustrated front cover. No date, circa 1990. 28 pg book by Jump Street (Jump Start Your Art). Illustrated with color oil paintings. Meet Jumper, the frisky young colt who cavorts on City Island, the Harrisburg, PA oasis of fun and relaxation that sits in the middle of the Susquehanna River. He's the reason two city "boys" - Dixon, his old caretaker, a young student and aspiring artist named Ricky, meet. As the rains t... View more info

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This Little Pony

By: Haas, Dorothy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: WI, Whitman: 1967

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 26275

Condition: Very Good +


Possible 1st edition with lightly rubbed/bumped tips and spine ends, 30 pp text flawless. Whitman Big Tell-A-Tale book #2403. When a new little pony learns to say "Boo", he wants to tell everyone but he upsets them. They positively forbid him to say boo anymore! Main character looks like a super shaggy bay Exmoor or Dartmoor pony. View more info

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Pony Pals Puzzles

By: Hacker, Randi

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1999

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 29205

ISBN: 0439062950

Condition: Near Fine


2nd printing paperback with ghosting from erased pencil on one maze, one 1/2" closed tear on last blank end paper, else fine inside and out. 59 pages of equine puzzles, quizzes, mazes, crosswords and fun! View more info

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Majesty from Assateague SIGNED

By: Hagman, Harvey

Price: $18.00

Publisher: MD, Tidewater Publishers: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Artist

Seller Id: 44189

ISBN: 0870335529

Condition: Very Good


Signed by artist on title page: To Rachel, David Aiken. 1st edition paperback with a cover crease, 80 p. text tight and unmarked. After being orphaned and injured in a car crash, Michael goes to live with his grandparents who encourage his dream of acquiring a special horse he first sees on Assateague Island. View more info

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Whatever Happens to Baby Horses?

By: Hall, Bob

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Merrigold Press: 1965

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29395

ISBN: 030790962X

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover with barely brushed tips, 24 p. text as new. Gorgeous inside and out with faint crease on upper part of frt board. 24 p. Lovely color illustrations. View more info

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Star of the Show Horseshoe Canyon

By: Hall, Kirsten

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Nancy Hall Inc: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41911

Condition: Fine


1st edition glossy hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. 30 p. text flawless. Mapped rear board. View more info

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From Midnight to Daybreak Horseshoe Canyon

By: Hall, Kirsten

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Nancy Hall Inc: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 30081

Condition: As New


Square, sharp glossy 1st edition hardcover, 30 p. text fine. Amy Edwards gets an Arabian filly for her birthday. View more info

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To The Rescue Horseshoe Canyon

By: Hall, Kirsten

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Nancy Hall Inc: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 30082

Condition: As New


1st edition hardcover with map illustration on rear cover. 30 p. Theresa and her headstrong horse Sheriff save the day for a neighbor with a house fire. View more info

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Lost in the Canyon Horseshoe Canyon

By: Hall, Kirsten

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Nancy Hall Inc: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27118

Condition: As New


1st edition hardcover with map on rear board has sharp tips, spine ends straight, 30 p. text fine. Last page is a brief history of the Paint horse as it is featured in this story. View more info