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The Arabian English Pleasure Horse A Guide to Selecting, Training and Showing

By: Obenland, Kathleen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43796

ISBN: 0876058942

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition, 1st printing hardcover with former owner's embossed sticker on fep and stamp on margin edge of text. No other marks in the 208 pp text. Price clipped dj displays beautifully in new mylar. Well illustrated guide to choosing and training your own Arab pleasure mount. View more info

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The Arabian English Pleasure Horse A Guide to Selecting, Training and Showing

By: Obenland, Kathleen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43797

ISBN: 0876058942

Condition: Fine


1st edition, 1st printing hardcover with crisp and unmarked 208 pp text. Unclipped dj displays beautifully in new mylar. Well illustrated guide to choosing and training your own Arab pleasure mount. View more info

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America's Riding Horses A Guide To All Breeds For The Amateur

By: Orcutt, Captain P. , A.U.S. Ret; Orcutt, Ben Avis

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NJ, D. Van Nostrand Company: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39672

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely 1st edition hardcover, no dj. Red cloth boards lightly sunned at still sharp extremities. Bright gilt horses on frt board, burgundy title box on slightly sunned spine w/gilt titles. 280 pp text flawless, crisp and unmarked. A wealth of information pertaining to choosing a breed for various disciplines, horse care, basic training, choosing a saddle, etc. Includes breeds for fox-hunting, showing etc. Many b/w photographs throughout. View more info

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The Horse and Pony Gift Book

By: Owen, Robert; Bullock, John

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Hamlyn Publishing Group: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 10615

ISBN: 0600344878

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in dj. Tight and bright 192 pg text printed on glossy quality *heavy* paper. Price clipped Dj has few closed tears and bit of corner wear, displays well in new mylar. An outstanding compendium for the new rider. Includes, facts about horse care and health, breeds, training, buying, gymkhanas, riding holidays, show jumping and all the equestrian sports. Interspersed with all these useful how-to-do-it hints are several newly written short stori... View more info

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The American Quarter Horse An Introduction to Selection, Care and Enjoyment

By: Price, Steven D.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Lyons Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30096

ISBN: 155821643X

Condition: Fine


Crisp as new copy save for tiny spot of white-out on rear end paper. 308 pp of history, care and training with a foreword by Don Burt, past president of the American Quarter Horse Association and author of Showing the American Quarter Horse. View more info

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The Horseman's Illustrated Dictionary

By: Price, Steven D.; Foreword by Don Burt

Price: $10.00

Publisher: The Lyons Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 8332

ISBN: 1585741469

Condition: Near Fine


NF 1st edition glossy hardcover in tan paper covered boards, black cloth spine. Would be as new save for neatly excised blank fep. Unclipped dj displays beautifully. Full explanations of more than 1,000 terms and phrases used by horsemen past and present. 214 profusely illustrated pages. Splendid gift book for the beginner or parents of budding rider. View more info

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Ponies in Colour

By: Pullein-Thompson, Josephine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28288

Condition: Very Good


1st edition VG hardcover in watermarked dj. Taupe hardcover with tight and bright text, slight age foxing on end papers. DJ in new mylar shows a watermark along upper edge of front panel. 71 pp. The author is widely known as an authority and writer on the care of horses and ponies. Her introduction to this book is full of sound and practical advice and conveys much unfamiliar information about the development of the various breeds. Each of the color plates is accompa... View more info

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The Faras-Nama-E Rangin or The Book Of The Horse

By: Rangin; Translated By Leiut.-Colonel D. C. Phillott, F.A.S.B.

Price: $600.00

Publisher: London, Bernard Quaritch: 1911

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40010

Condition: Good


Solid copy in olive cloth boards, frt bd ruled in gilt with ornate blindstamped image of man riding a very ornately dressed horse, holding a falcon on his right arm. The gilt title on spine is legible, but barely: An Urdu Treatise on the Horse imprinted at the head, Translated by D. C. Philllott in center of backstrip and 1911 in gilt at foot. TEG, others trimmed. Cloth mottled and discolored on periphery, concentrating at the foot of spine. 1/2 in tear in cloth at frt a... View more info

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Horses (From Every Continent in Full Color)

By: Reddick, Kate

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39673

ISBN: 0552625426

Condition: Very Good


VG 1st edition hard cover, no dj. 159 pp. Appears to be a library rebind, paper covers adhered to heavy buckram covered boards, few stamps on last page, no card pocket or evidence of ever having had one. Filled with color photos and descriptions of various horses worldwide, including breed standards, best choice of use and much more. Great pocket sized reference for any horseman. View more info

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The Colour Book of Horses and Ponies

By: Reid, Jane

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Cathay Books: 1983

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 18103

ISBN: 0861782224

Condition: Very Good


Glossy 1st edition hardcover with 2 rubbed tips, text tight and bright, no dj. Name on fep. 128 pp. Includes chapters on Mares and Foals, Horses of the World, Working Horses, Sporting Horses, The Horse in Art. View more info

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The Appaloosa

By: Richardson, Bill & Donna

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NJ, A.S. Barnes & Co.: 1969

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller Id: 33644

ISBN: 0498067874

Condition: Fine


2nd edition brown cloth hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. Very good dust wrapper has a vintage H.Kauffman bookstore label on foot of front dj flap. 195 pg text as new. No names, tears, or soil. Unclipped dj in new mylar shows a small crease and closed tear at foot of frt panel. Full color frontis and b/w photos throughout. Chapters include: Some Appaloosa History/ How to Spot and Appaloosa/ Buying and Appaloosa/ Facts About Breeding/ Showing the Appaloosa/ On T... View more info

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Riding the International Way Number 1

By: Roberts, Peter Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27012

ISBN: 0498074676

Condition: Fine


Fine first edition hardcover in vg original dust wrapper in new mylar. Red boards with sharp tips and spine ends, lovely condition inside and out. 120 pp of compilation authored articles including: Ponies of Britain, Jumping Jitters at the Olympics, 30 Points for the Ring, Schooling a Young Horse, First Show, Functional Fashion, Starting Combined Training, Three Days in Mexico, This is Dressage and much more. View more info

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Riding the International Way Number 2

By: Roberts, Peter Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27013

ISBN: 0498076822

Condition: Fine


Fine first edition hardcover in VG dust wrapper in new mylar. Blue boards with sharp tips and spine ends, lovely condition inside and out. 120 pp of compilation authored articles including:The Changing World of Show Jumping, Pony Trekking, Trials of a Show Jumping Commentator, The Australian Scene, Riding at School, Vienna Comes to London, To Tell The Age of Any Horse, Canada's Vital Horse World, The Girl Who Creates Horses, Canadian Mounties Ride to Music, Shoot Those ... View more info

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Riding the International Way Number 3

By: Roberts, Peter Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27051

ISBN: 0498079554

Condition: Fine


Fine first edition hardcover in VG dust wrapper in new mylar. Red boards with sharp tips and spine ends, lovely condition inside and out. 120 pp of compilation authored articles including: Riding The World Over/ Elements of Hunting/ Horse of the Sun and Sea; The Golden Palomino/ Polo/ Punch, The Horse and The Motorcar/ Fit to Ride?/ Riding in Scotland/ Pony Club Spectacular. View more info

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The Whitbread Book of Horses

By: Rooney, Brian; Designer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Arco Publishing Co.: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 24

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine navy blue boards with silver lettered title/author on back strip show faint sunning along lower edges of boards Text is crisp and tight. DJ rubbed at extremities w/closed tears and with lively color photos. Good overall condition. Loaded with great b+w photos. This volume covers every horse sport with excitement and accuracy. Steeplechasers to Pony clubbers to Foxhunters will find their sport of choice depicted here. View more info

Image for My First Horse. Based On The Purebred Arabian Mare Madam Khemosa.  NF Card Cover Stable Book with Pages of Equipment & Madam Khemosa to Cut Out and Play With. RARE ARABIAN COLLECTIBLE

My First Horse. Based On The Purebred Arabian Mare Madam Khemosa. NF Card Cover Stable Book with Pages of Equipment & Madam Khemosa to Cut Out and Play With. RARE ARABIAN COLLECTIBLE

By: Rose, Marilyn Schwab

Price: $45.00

Publisher: CA, Arabian Marketing International: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44745

Condition: Near Fine


Super scarce 1st edition soft cover Arab collectible with one short taped tear at head of frt panel near stapled spine fold, few creases and faint soil spots on white background folder but still displays very well. See Image. Set consists of a card folder with stable and tack room door pockets on the inside. Included are four heavier stock, uncut, unused pages with double side images of the horse, a rider, horse blankets, hay bale, feed, grooming implements and other e... View more info

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Horse People Writers and Artists on the Horses They Love

By: Rosen, Michael J.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Artisan: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28206

ISBN: 1885183933

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition hard cover in fine dj. Burgundy glossy boards pointed, text is clean, bright, and free of marks. Binding is tight and secure. DJ in mylar display beautifully. Lovely coffee table or gift book. Collection of essays and art by authors and artists celebrating their equine companions. Profusely illustrated with color photographs and artwork. 159 pp. View more info

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The English Thoroughbred Book

By: Sale, Laurie

Price: $8.00

Publisher: MO, Andrews and McMeel, Inc: 1994

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 38063

ISBN: 0836242173

Condition: Near Fine


Adorable small near fine reprint illustrated hardcover with negligible wear. Measures 3.25 x 4.75 inches. 34 pp text is tight & bright with no tears, writing, soil or blemishes. A wonderful book filled with general knowledge and full color drawings on nearly every page for any child who loves horses. View more info

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Horses

By: Sayer, Angela

Price: $5.00

Publisher: England, Galley Press: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 17976

ISBN: 0861367650

Condition: Near Fine


NF reprint hard cover, no dj showing light corner rubs to glossy pictorial boards, 64 pg text as new. Profusely illustrated w/ color photos. Includes fabulous photography of horses in action in all manner of work, play and competition. View more info

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Friesian Horses

By: Schrenk, Dr. Hans-Jorg

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Sunburst Books: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 44160

ISBN: 1857780760

Condition: Near Fine


Fine 2nd printing hard cover in VG dj. Book as new, DJ has a 1 in closed tear at head of frt panel, displays well in brand new mylar. 48 pp. A beautiful book of fabulous photographs of this noble and powerful breed. These horses have the reputation of being the breed of horse used by armoured knights and have been saved from dying out at the last minute. Tomas Micek has captured the beauty of these impressive black horses from Friesland. Along with text from Dr. Hans-Jor... View more info