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The Complete Book of the Horse

By: MacGregor-Morris; Pamela

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Book Club Associates: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 15925

Condition: Near Fine


VG reprint hard cover in original dj. Former owners' name on fep, dj lightly sunned at spine and rubbed at upper edges. 208 pp. For many years considered "The Bible" of the horse. Contains: Foreword by Lucinda Prior-Palmer/ The Origins of the Horse/ The Horse and Man/ The Points of the Horse/ Types and Breeds/ Buying a Horse/ Breeding a Horse/ Breaking and Schooling/ Basic Riding/ Looking After the Horse/ Leisure and Sport/ Great Horses/ Glossary/ Index/ Acknowledgments. View more info

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Horses How They Came To Be

By: May, Julian

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Readers Digest: 1975

Edition: First Thus

Seller Id: 11637

Condition: Good


1st edition, 1st printing paperback with light rubs at tips, some creases and soil on covers. 36 pp text age-toned but crisp and unmarked. Solid working copy, not pretty but all there. B/w illustrations by Bjorklund. The book traces the evolution of the horse, from the small relatives of eohippus through other prehistoric species to the modern horse. View more info

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Horses How They Came To Be

By: May, Julian

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Readers Digest: 1975

Edition: First Thus

Seller Id: 12671

Condition: Fair


First edition surface worn paperback, small bit of clear cello tape at foot of spine. Some light creases and soil on covers. 36 pp text tight but age toned with 2 closed tears on outer edge of first 5 pp. Solid working copy. Not pretty but all there. B/w illustrations by Bjorklund. The book traces the evolution of the horse, from the early short legged relatives of eohippus through other prehistoric species to the modern horse. View more info

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The Fact Book of Horse Breeds

By: Mcfarland, Cynthia

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Pony: 2005

Edition: First Printing

Seller Id: 33699

ISBN: 1933343044

Condition: Near Fine


NF 1st printing soft cover with color loss rub at top of backstrip. All pages crisp and clean. Text is tight. 240 pp. Lavishly illustrated with color photos throughout. An up-close look at over 160 different breeds. View more info

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The Pony Club Annual 1975

By: Murphy, Genevieve

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Purnell: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16020

ISBN: 036102035X

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition hardcover in near fine price clipped dj in new mylar, fab inside and out. 109 pp. Some chapters are: The Pony Club in Japan, Riders of Renown/ Pony Club Mounted Games, Limericks, A Polo Conversation; Test Your Knowledge, Competition Results and more. View more info

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The Pony Club Annual 1974

By: Murphy, Genevieve

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Purnell: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16021

ISBN: 0361025017

Condition: Near Fine


NF 1st edition hardcover in price clipped dj, ghosting on fep from erased pencil price, else fine. 109 profusely illustrated pages with art from various folks like Norman Thelwell to name one favorite. View more info

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The Pony Club Annual 1973

By: Murphy, Genevieve Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Purnell: 1972

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16022

ISBN: 036102035X

Condition: Fine


Price clipped dj, ghosting on fep from erased pencil price, else fine. 109 pp. Some chapters are: Get The Picture Right (Photographing Horses), Schooling Your Pony/ Doctor's Orders/ Readers Poems/ Reader's Crossword/ Pony Club Championships and more. View more info

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Which Horse For Me?

By: Nissen, Jasper, Translated by U. Erich Friese

Price: $7.50

Publisher: NY, TFH Publications: 1985

Seller Id: 1942

ISBN: 0866221077

Condition: Good


Solid glossy hardcover placed in protective, removable plastic cover. Inside frt gutter cracked but no loose or missing pages. A Guide to the selection of 60 breeds of different Horses and Ponies Illustrated with 123 color photographs. View more info

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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 stories of horses and riders who have made history. Clearly a something-for-everybody book. 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 American Quarter Horse An Introduction to Selection, Care and Enjoyment

By: Price, Steven D.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, The Lyons Press: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46756

ISBN: 1592282725

Condition: Near Fine


Crisp paperback as new copy save for small, inkless embossed page stamp in a circle format on the half title page. 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


1st edition glossy hardcover in tan paper covered boards, black cloth spine. Two copies, one as new save for neatly excised blank fep, the other with a non-inked owner's name in embossed circle on fep. Both unclipped dj's display beautifully. Send a memo telling which one you want. 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 accompanied by a factual commentary. View more info

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The English And Their Horses

By: Purves, Libby; Heiney, Paul

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46172

ISBN: 0370311752

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first edition hardcover in price clipped photo illustrated dj in mylar. Lightly bumped tips and spine ends, no major rubs. 168 pp text is crisp, unmarked and profusely illustrated in color photos. 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 The Spot/ Tips on Transportation/ Versatility: Keynote to the Appaloosa's Popularity/ The Appaloosa Horse Club/ The Appaloosa ... View more info