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The Hambletonian 1926-1975

By: Huff, Fred Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hayes Fair Acres Inc.: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 34872

Condition: Good


Colorful 1st edition hardcover boards show surface wear and rubbed extremities. Internally as new. 184 pp. A commemorative publication recognizing the 50th Hambletonian, a famous harness horse race. Loaded with vintage adverts, and horse news of the day including front pages from The Horseman and Fair World magazine. View more info

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The Steeplechase Horse. How to Select, Train, and Ride Him

By: Humfrey, Captain J.

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Calcutta, Thacker, Spink & Co: 1879

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29914

Condition: Very Good


1st edition limp covers in burgundy cloth lightly bumped at tips, red cloth along backstrip rubbed and showing a tiny 1/4" split in the cloth but not frayed at ends, title still legible, although the spine title reads "The Steeplechaser". Lovely illustration of man jumping horse on frt cover. Black endpapers w/former vintage bookplate on frt pastedown, bit of faint glue residue on black fep. Inner front hinge paper starting at head 1", remainder along with rear inner hinge fine, vintage bookstore sticker on rear pastedown. 179 pp. Exceedingly rare work in any edition, this i... View more info

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From Here To The Bugle SIGNED

By: Jennings, Frank G; Calitri, Charles J.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Lexington, KY, Host Communications: 1949

Inscription: Author's Presentation Copy

Seller Id: 33055

Condition: As New


Presentation copy, signed by "Arthur" to recipient on frt pastedown. Arthur was either Arthur B Hancock, or Arthur B. Hancock Jr. who are two of three generations of thoroughbred breeders illustrated on an early page. Black-and-white illustrations by Milton Menasco. This is the Second edition reissued in 1986. Brown leather boards w/bright gilt titles, 330 pg text as new. View more info

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A Racing and Breeding Tradition The Horses of the Aga Khan New in Shrink Wrap

By: Jodidio, Philp

Price: $185.00

Publisher: Prestel: 2011

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller Id: 46304

ISBN: 3791350722

Condition: New


Brand new in shrink wrap. Gift quality offering landscape 8vo measuring 9.5" tall x 12.75" long x 1 1/8" long. 288 pages. ISBN: 3791350722 or 9783791350721. Mint condition hardcover in cream colored cloth with stunning pasted on color photo showing a mare and her foal looking left with a sunny blue sky and puffy cloud backdrop. Second edition published January 17th, 2011. This lavishly illustrated volume highlights fifty years of the horse racing and breeding activities of His Highness the Aga Khan. In addition to his well-known presence in the areas of world affairs and cult... View more info

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The Derby A Celebration of The World's Most Famous Horse Race

By: Jones, Michael Wynn

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Croom Helm: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29115

ISBN: 0856648841

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in black paper covered boards with bright gilt titles. Dj in new mylar shows lightly sunned spine, trace of wear on top edge of frt panel. Name/date on fep. 205 pg history of the most famous horse race in the world. Over 90 illustrations. Intro/ Epsom and the Downs/ The Early Classic/ The Victorian Derby/ Modern Times/ The Derby Today/ Select Bibliography/ The Winners. View more info

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A Glossary of French Bloodstock Terminology

By: Kearney, Mary-Louise

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27777

ISBN: 085131354X

Condition: Fine


Crisp 1st edition paperback. Unread, no names, tears or soil showing negligible wear from storage. 48 pp includes French-English translation of equine terms with the following chapters: Preface, Pedigree, Breeds, Description, Breeding, Identification, Head, Neck, Body, Fore Limbs, Hind Limbs, Coat Color, Marks, Commerce, Sales, Diseases, Racing Documents, Personnel, Racing Administration, The Rules of Racing, Racing Colors, Race Categories, The Organization of a Race, The Going, The Betting System, Performance, The Gaits, Training Terms, The Track Record. View more info

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H. H. Aga Khan's Irish and French Studs 1967

By: Khan, H. H. Aga; Hall, Cyril: Manager of the Stud

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Privately Published: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46781

Condition: Fine


Gift quality Aga Khan's Stud Book in green pebbled cloth binding with a diagonal brown stripe which is ruled in gilt and has the year 1967 printed in gilt on it, so it was most likely published in 1968 but it is not stated as such. Book shows sharp tips and barely bumped head of spine. Measures approx 4.25" x 5 3/8" x .75". Printed by Brindleys, Dublin. Book begins with the Index, then the mare's pedigree plus her track record (if any). End of book lists the horses in training that year, colts first, then fillies. This volume includes the stud manager: Cyril Hall's callin... View more info

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H. H. Aga Khan's Irish and French Studs 1968

By: Khan, H. H. Aga; Hall, Cyril: Manager of the Stud

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Privately Published: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46782

Condition: Fine


Gift quality Aga Khan's Stud Book in green pebbled cloth binding with a diagonal brown stripe which is ruled in gilt and has the year 1968 printed in gilt on it, so it was most likely published in 1969 but it is not stated as such. Book shows sharp tips and barely bumped head of spine. Measures approx 4.25" x 5 3/8" x .75". Printed by Brindleys, Dublin. Book begins with the Index, then the mare's pedigree plus her track record (if any). End of book lists the horses in training that year, colts first, then fillies. This volume includes the stud manager: Cyril Hall's callin... View more info

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H. H. Aga Khan's Irish and French Studs 1969

By: Khan, H. H. Aga; Hall, Cyril: Manager of the Stud

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Privately Published: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46783

Condition: Fine


Gift quality Aga Khan's Stud Book in green pebbled cloth binding with a diagonal brown stripe which is ruled in gilt and has the year 1969 printed in gilt on it, so it was most likely published in 1970 but it is not stated as such. Book shows sharp tips and spine ends, measures approx 4.25" x 5 3/8" x .75". Printed by Brindleys, Dublin. Book begins with the Index, then the mare's pedigree plus her track record (if any). End of book lists the horses in training that year, colts first, then fillies. This volume includes the stud manager: Cyril Hall's calling card laid in. ... View more info

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H. H. Aga Khan's Irish and French Studs 1970

By: Khan, H. H. Aga; Hall, Cyril: Manager of the Stud

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Privately Published: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46784

Condition: Very Good


H. H. Aga Khan's Stud Book in green pebbled cloth binding with a diagonal brown stripe which is ruled in gilt and has the year 1970 printed in gilt on it, so it was most likely published in 1971 but it is not stated as such. Book shows a light watermark on the cloth at head of spine and frt board area near it. Also has one bumped tip, others fine. Water made no harm to the text. Book measures approx 4.25" x 5 3/8" x .75". Printed by Brindleys, Dublin. Book begins with the Index, then the mare's pedigree plus her track record (if any). End of book lists the horses in tra... View more info

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H. H. Aga Khan's Irish and French Studs 1971

By: Khan, H. H. Aga; Hall, Cyril: Manager of the Stud

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Privately Published: 1972

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46785

Condition: Fine


Gift quality Aga Khan's Stud Book in green pebbled cloth binding with a diagonal brown stripe which is ruled in gilt and has the year 1971 printed in gilt on it, so it was most likely published in 1972 but it is not stated as such. Book shows sharp tips and barely bumped head of spine. Measures approx 4.25" x 5 3/8" x .75". Printed by Brindleys, Dublin. Book begins with the Index, then the mare's pedigree plus her track record (if any). End of book lists the horses in training that year, colts first, then fillies. This volume includes the stud manager: Cyril Hall's callin... View more info

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H. H. Aga Khan's Irish and French Studs 1973

By: Khan, H. H. Aga; Hall, Cyril: Manager of the Stud

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Privately Published: 1974

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46786

Condition: Fine


Gift quality Aga Khan's Stud Book in green pebbled cloth binding with a diagonal brown stripe which is ruled in gilt and has the year 1973 printed in gilt on it, so it was most likely published in 1974 but it is not stated as such. Book shows sharp tips and barely bumped head of spine. Measures approx 4.25" x 5 3/8" x .75". Printed by Brindleys, Dublin. Book begins with the Index, then the mare's pedigree plus her track record (if any). End of book lists the horses in training that year, colts first, then fillies. This volume includes the stud manager: Cyril Hall's callin... View more info

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H. H. Aga Khan's Irish and French Studs 1974

By: Khan, H. H. Aga; Hall, Cyril: Manager of the Stud

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Privately Published: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46787

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality Aga Khan's Stud Book in green pebbled cloth binding with a diagonal red stripe which is ruled in gilt and has the year 1974 printed in gilt on it, so it was most likely published in 1975 but it is not stated as such. Book has a tidy former owner's name/addy label on fep and shows sharp tips and spine ends, measures approx 4.25" x 5 3/8" x .75". Printed by Brindleys, Dublin. Book begins with the Index, then the mare's pedigree plus her track record (if any). End of book lists the horses in training that year, colts first, then fillies. Book has a clear, removab... View more info

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H. H. Aga Khan's Irish and French Studs 1975

By: Khan, H. H. Aga; Hall, Cyril: Manager of the Stud

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Privately Published: 1976

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46788

Condition: As New


Gift quality Aga Khan's Stud Book in green pebbled cloth binding with a diagonal red stripe which is ruled in gilt and has the year 1975 printed in gilt on it, so it was most likely published in 1976 but it is not stated as such. Book shows sharp tips and spine ends, measures approx 4.25" x 5 3/8" x .75". Printed by Brindleys, Dublin. Book begins with the Index, then the mare's pedigree plus her track record (if any). End of book lists the horses in training that year, colts first, then fillies. Book has a clear, removable, 4mm polyester jacket fitted to go around the book... View more info

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H. H. Aga Khan's Irish and French Studs 1976

By: Khan, H. H. Aga; Hall, Cyril: Manager of the Stud

Price: $135.00

Publisher: Privately Published: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46789

Condition: As New


Gift quality Aga Khan's Stud Book in green pebbled cloth binding with a diagonal red stripe which is ruled in gilt and has the year 1976 printed in gilt on it, so it was most likely published in 1977 but it is not stated as such. Book shows sharp tips and spine ends, measures approx 4.25" x 5 3/8" x .75". Printed by Brindleys, Dublin. Book begins with the Index, then the mare's pedigree plus her track record (if any). End of book lists the horses in training that year, colts first, then fillies, then blank pedigree charts for you to fill in your own horse's bloodlines. Book... View more info

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Joe & Asbestos Sports Weekly Monday, June 25th 1945. Issue No. 613

By: Kling, Ken

Price: $75.00

Publisher: PA, Philadelphia Daily News: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40281

Condition: Very Good +


Exceedingly rare tri-fold pamphlet on pink paper, illust in black with drawing of cigar smoking, hatted chap holding a black gollywog sort of puppet (we think?). Orig price 25c Is entirely devoted to horse racing tips including Ken Kling's amazingly simple handicapping system, he names 13 different horses and gives a key to deciphering the code presented. Lower half of last page talks of Baseball's Who's Who and mentions Hank Greenberg and his return to baseball after his discharge from the US Army. Also metions five active National League players who are the only five to have hit over 100 hom... View more info

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Horse Tales

By: Lawrence Kay

Price: $28.00

Publisher: SC, Privately Printed: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 30568

Condition: Good


Glossy brown/cream covers show thoroughbred horse ridden by jockey. 164 pgs of Racing rememberances. Author's presentation copy, dedicated and signed on inside cover. Few pages loose and laid in. Tales behind the scenes at the training center in Aiken, SC. View more info

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The Kentucky Derby Diamond Jubilee Compiled Under the Auspices of Churchill Downs 1875-1949

By: Leach, Brownie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Dial Press: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32505

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible 1st edition in beige linen cloth with color artwork photo of the grandstands and trophy on frt board. Tips barely bumped and brushed but no major rubbing. Former owner's tasteful bookplate on illustrated front pastedown, text as new. Profusely illustrated with photos and charts including the history of Churchill Downs, the personalities involved, the champion horses and the fabulous fans. View more info

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Horse Crazy

By: Lilienthal, Jesse M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Julian Messner, Inc: 1941

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 44427

Condition: Good


Gift quality book in bright yellow hardcover boards with a rearing horse on front cover displays beautifully w/sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Faint soil at extrems from handling, some foxing on preliminaries. This is a reprint, published in 1941, the first year as the first printing. 256 pp. A collection of horse stories with a focus on racing. View more info

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How To Make Money Investing In Thoroughbreds

By: Lohman, Jack

Price: $12.00

Publisher: LA, C.C.S. Publishing Inc: 1979

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 25883

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing paperback with light surface and edge wear. No marks, highlighting, soil or tears within. 200 Fact-filled pages written by a professional horseman, simplifying sophisticated investment strategies into an easy to read and understand guide. You don't have to spend a fortune to be a part of the big time where YOUR horses' success stories can mean returns in the millions. View more info