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Overcoming the Fear of Riding SIGNED

By: Jordan, Theresa J. Ph. D. & De Michele, Peter E. M. Ed.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Breakthrough Publications: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 25082

ISBN: 0914327542

Condition: Fine


Fine in fine dj. 1st edition hardcover in black cloth. Author's presentation copy, dedicated to Peter Winants written on fep: Dear Mr. Winants, Thanks for all your supports over the years, Hope you like this: Peter E Di Michele", else MINT inside and out. 200 pp. Comprehensive volume, compilation authored by a myriad of talented horsepeople including John Lyons, Greg Best, Rodney Jenkins, Bruce Davidson, Judy Richter, Leslie Webb, Jeff Teter, Greg Ryan, Carol Lavell, Martha Josey, and Cherry Hill. Includes: Understanding Risk Can Improve Your Riding Performance/ A Guide to Success: An ... View more info

Kauffman's Manual of Riding Safety

By: Kauffman, Sandra

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Clarkson N. Potter, Inc.: 1978

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46058

ISBN: 051753293X

Condition: Very Good


Stated first edition hardcover in brown patterned paper covered boards with green cloth spine. No dj. 152 pp text has name on blank fep, remainder of text crisp and unmarked. Safety requires that both the horse and the rider be properly equipped and trained. For each there is a right and a wrong way of doing things. This is the central philosophy of this manual. Clearly and concisely Mrs. Kauffman sets down the right way and most importantly, explains exactly why it is right. View more info

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The Horse Judging, Breeding, Feeding, Management, Selling

By: Kays, D.J.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: A.S. Barnes: 1953

Seller Id: 2974

Condition: Very Good


Very good reprint HB boards in VG+ shape with lightly bumped corners and spine ends. Text is tight and bright w/slightly foxed end papers. Profusely ills w/drawings and photos. Unclipped dust jacket in my mylar is a professional reproduction showing light wear at extremities, displays well in new mylar. Contents: The Horse Business - Then and Now/ The Field of Horse Production/ Features in Horse Make-Up/ Utility the Basis for the Classification of the Horses/ The Classes of Horses for Market and Show/ Judging Livestock/ Horse Judging/ Common Horse Unsoundnesses and Ailments/ Miscellaneous P... View more info

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Riding Made Easy

By: Kearley, B. L.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Country Life: 1959

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 17972

Condition: Very Good


Lovely 2nd printing hard cover in red cloth with gilt jumping horse and rider on cover, Corners sharp, spine ends bumped, text tight and bright with one small, neat quote by former owner related to riding on the foreword page. Small sticker pull on rear pastedown, first few pages foxed. 125 pg text tight and bright. Color, pictorial dj with wrap-around art in new mylar is a professional reproduction that displays well with negligible wear at tips. Well illustrated comprehensive guide to choosing, training and management of the horse and rider. Over 200 illustrations by the artist. View more info

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Pony Riding

By: Kelly, J.F.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Oldbourne: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 17657

Condition: Very Good


VG 1st edition hard cover in red paper covered boards with black spine title. 142 pp text tight and bright. Original pictorial dj in new mylar worn at extrems, displays well. From the Express Practical Library. Chapters on Jumping, Showing Classes, Fox Hunting and The Pony Club. Also tips on Stabling, Feeding, Grooming, Horsemanship and Showing Your Pony. Uncommon title. View more info

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Dealing with Horses

By: Kelly, J.F.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Stanley Paul: 1972

Edition: Revised

Seller Id: 45805

ISBN: 009112400X

Condition: Near Fine


Revised hardcover in green paper covered boards are sharp and straight. Spine ends bumped, 159 pp crisp and unmarked. No names, tears or soil. Hinges fine. Top edge of dj lightly rubbed & has a 1" closed tear, front lower dj flap is trimmed but price sticker remains. This book sets out to remedy the deficiencies that face the newcomer and to help him attain a practical understanding of many facets of dealing with horses. It also gives expert and authoritative advice on how to set up as a dealer, how to prepare horses for sale and to the rearing of young stock. View more info

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Horse's Neck A Notebook On Basic And Advanced Equitation Dressage Cross Country Jumping

By: Kendall, Colonel Paul Green

Price: $35.00

Publisher: VA, Privately Published: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31511

Condition: Very Good +


VG 1st edition paperback. A tight bright copy with light sticker pull on front and rear covers. 174 pp. Rare work from Warrenton, VA Licking Run Farm horseman. A text on horsemanship including both basic and advanced equitation and presenting the teories, principles and techniques of riding and training for dressage, jumping, and 'cross-country to include competition for both instructor and student. Printed on cheap, stiff paper, text block stiff and appears unread. No illustrations. View more info

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A Young Rider's Guide to Horse and Pony Care

By: Kidd, Jane

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House, Inc: 1989

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 45785

ISBN: 0876058705

Condition: Very Good +


Slick glossy boards show 3 small breaks in paper along lower board edges from shelf wear, former owner's name on inside cover, else fine. 200 profusely illustrated pages, this book is a detailed guide to riding, buying and looking after horses and ponies. It is designed specifically for young riders and includes a chart listing horse and pony breeds of the world, with details of color, height, purpose and distinguishing features.;The author has ridden internationally in show jumping and dressage. She is a regular contributor to leading equestrian magazines, including "Horse and Hound"... View more info

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Keys to Winning Series. Peak Performance. Building Confidence, Poise, and Self-Image

By: King, Laura Boynton

Price: $28.00

Publisher: FL, Summit Dynamics: 2001

Seller Id: 38760

Condition: Fine


Wonderful CD in original case which has negligible wear. A self-hypnosis series designed especially for equestrians to help access the power of your mind and improve your confidence and enjoyment of riding. View more info

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Keys to Winning Series. Basic Relaxation

By: King, Laura Boynton

Price: $28.00

Publisher: FL, Summit Dynamics: 2001

Seller Id: 38761

Condition: Fine


As new CD in original case which has negligible wear. Part of self-hypnosis series designed especially for equestrians, Basic Relaxation, is designed for daily stress reduction. Listen repeatedly and the power of your mind will allow you to be more consistent every time you ride. View more info

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Keys to Winning Series. Gaining Concentration

By: King, Laura Boynton

Price: $28.00

Publisher: FL, Summit Dynamics: 2001

Seller Id: 38762

Condition: Fine


As new CD in original case which has negligible wear. Part of the self-hypnosis series designed especially for equestrians, Gaining Concentration, is designed for focusing on the preparation of a good ride, where distractions inside your head are non-existent and outside distractions do not register. View more info

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Cavalletti The Schooling of Horse and Rider Over Ground Poles

By: Klimke, Reiner; Translated By Daphne Machin Goodall

Price: $5.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 46024

ISBN: 085131337X

Condition: Good


Reprint paperback in illustrated card covers showing coffee spill on spine edge & a bit on frt cover near hinge, color loss also at spine edges, Illustrated with duo-tone photos, line drawings. 128 pp text crisp and unmarked. Original price tag on rear cover, home-made, unused card pocket on inside rear cover. Profusely illustrated in b/w photos and drawings. This book is a must-own for anyone who wants their mount to pay attention to where they put their feet. Klimke - winner of the Gold Medal for Dressage in 1964 and five times European Dressage Champion has written a book for all ride... View more info

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Horse Housekeeping Everything You Need to Know to Keep a Horse at Home

By: Korda, Margaret & Michael; Foreword by David & Karen O'Connor

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Collins: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46232

ISBN: 0060573082

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first edition hardcover in rust paper covered boards with rust cloth covered spine. Bumped spine ends is the only defect present, else as new inside and out. No names, original DJ in new mylar mint. Book review by Bill Steinkraus on rear dj panel: "All the essentials are thoroughly discussed from a very practical, down-to-earth perspective that neither glosses over difficulties nor cuts corners, and the advice throughout is eminently sensible and realistic. That the book is also personal and fun to read, unlike many others dealing with similar subject matter, is a deligh... View more info

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Understanding The Chambon

By: Launder, Elizabeth and Legard, Hilary

Price: $6.00

Publisher: London, J.A Allen & Co. Ltd: 1989

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 37991

ISBN: 0851314392

Condition: Good +


Peach colored glossy hardcover is sunned at periphery and has shelf wear and soil along bottom of boards 61 pp of tight & bright text with no tears, writing or soil. A wonderful 'how-to' book with step-by-step guidance on understanding the anatomy of the horse in reference to use with a Chambon. View more info

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Start Riding Right

By: Licart, Commandant Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NJ, D. Van Nostrand Company: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 25216

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine 1st edition hard cover in red cloth covered boards with white rider on horse silhouette on cover. Partially removed former owners book plate and embossed name stamp on fep. Priice clipped DJ shows sunned spine, rubs and color loss at tips, one large closed tear on front panel, still displays well in new mylar sleeve. 125 pp. In a series of ten masterly lessons by one of the greatest French instructors, the rider is taken from learning to mount through jumping. View more info

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Schooling Your Horse

By: Littauer, Capt. Vladimir S.; Chapter By Colonel F.F. Wing, Jr.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: NY, Arco Publishing Co.: 1974

Seller Id: 25114

ISBN: 0668025360

Condition: Near Fine


2nd Arco printing hardcover in navy cloth with lime green titles. Negligible surface wear, internally 177 p. appears unread. Unclipped professionally reproduced dj displays well in new mylar. This book is written for the average rider. It describes in words and pictures a practical, simplified system of schooling which the average rider can successfully accomplish with an average horse. Book includes a concluding chapter about a conditioning schedule for a three day event. View more info

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Bridle Wise: A Key to Better Hunters -- Better Ponies

By: Lt. Col. Goldschmidt, S.G.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Country Life, Ltd.: 1927

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 33882

Condition: Very Good +


Very good 1st edition hard cover in tan cloth boards with red titles that are slightly soiled. Professionally reproduced dj in new mylar shows wear and loss but displays well. End pages and edges of page block are age-toned. Text is tight and unmarked. 162 pp. Indexed. The author had many years experience in the breaking and schooling of horses. A practical book enhanced by the illustrations of Lionel Edwards. There are 25 mono plates plus a colored frontispiece. "Unless [the rider] understands the psychology of the horse and the principles upon which its education is based, he will nev... View more info

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Horses In Focus. From Gymkhanas to the Olympics: How to Photograph the Common (and Not So Common) Breeds of Horses

By: Maynard, Rick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MD, Half Halt Press: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 21952

ISBN: 0939481103

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine 1st edition hard cover. Black boards show negligible surface wear. 158 pp text is tight and bright, pictorial dj has few creases and small closed tears but displays well in new mylar sleeve. Includes: Getting to know your subject/ Equipment/ Posing the breeds/ Getting in on the action/ Higher class acts/ Western action/ Selling photographs: Rights, wrongs & records/ Photofinish/ Show and sell with video/ Index. View more info

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Know Your Pony

By: McBane, Susan

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16047

ISBN: 0706369785

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine 1st edition hard cover in glossy illustrated boards, no dj as issued. 96 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Very well illustrated with color photos and b/w line drawings. Know Your Pony has been written for young teenagers in an easy-to-understand style. Not all parents are 'horsey', but with the help of this book, both child and parent will be able to care for a pony, understand pony-care lessons from an instructor at a riding center and, most important, know when to call on an expert to help. View more info

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The Outdoor Pony Threshold Picture Guides Number 22

By: McBane, Susan

Price: $6.00

Publisher: England, Kenilworth Press: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 43459

ISBN: 1872082300

Condition: Very Good


Crisp unmarked paperback with rubs at tips from storage. 24 pp text well illust with color drawings. Contents include: Intro/ Different Pony Types/ Good and Bad Fields/ Skin and Coat/ The Seasons/ Health and Well-being/ Land Management/ Feeding/ Rugs and Head Collars/ Grooming and Turn-out/ Handling/ Working and Fitness/ Security. View more info