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A Pony Trekking Adventure Pony in My Pocket

By: Allan, Susan

Price: $8.00

Publisher: England, Buzz Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 14052

ISBN: 1855915499

Condition: Fine


1st edition. Fine condition glossy hardcover with cute pink horseshoe end papers. 32 pp. One rainy afternoon the ponies decide that they need a day out trekking in the countryside to cheer themselves up. They have a wonderful time, especially Bonnie, who finds herself alone in the magical Apple Wood. View more info

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Woman On A Horse My 17,000 Mile Ride

By: Beker, Ana

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46581

Condition: Very Good


Possible first edition hardcover in black cloth covered boards with gold title on spine. Head of book lightly sunned, spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Exlib marks and stamps are limited but present in the text. No call tags or numbers on spine of book OR dust wrapper. No tears or soil inside the tight and bright 204 pp text. Unclipped, original 3 color illustrated dust wrapper's front panel art continues on dj backstrip. Rear dj panel is off white with one other reading suggestion by this publisher. Dust wrapper has color loss at tips and dpine ends along with four short 1/2" c... View more info

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Riding Safely On The Roads

By: British Horse Society; Peter Cannon; John Darlington; Editors

Price: $15.00

Publisher: England, British Horse Society: 1990

Edition: 7th Edition

Seller Id: 15641

ISBN: 0863324207

Condition: Very Good


48 pg 7th edition booklet with light surface wear. Includes preparation and clothing, UK highway codes, road craft, falls and injuries, driving horse or pony drawn vehicles, BHS riding and road safety test and more. Very useful booklet with practice course diagram to accustom your horse to potential problems encountered on the road that you can set up in the safety of your backyard. View more info

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Long Distance Riding

By: Drummond, Marcy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, The Crowood Press: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16041

ISBN: 0946284342

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in dj. Two fine copies available without names, tears or soil. Not exlibs. Second copy has a price-clipped dust jacket and tiny bits of color loss to upper tips and head of spine, else as new with both jackets in new, archival mylar. I'll sell the unclipped one first unless you want both copies, then will amend the description to describe the last copy. A book of comprehensive guidance on all aspects of the endurance horse's schooling and management. Marcy Drummond is a freelance journalist and a regular contributor to Horse and Hound, Riding and other equestrian mag... View more info

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Jack In The Rockies: or, A Boy's Adventures with a Pack Train

By: Grinnell, George Bird

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, W. & R. Chambers, Limited: 1928

Seller Id: R46382

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality square and straight reprint hardcover dated 1928 in olive green cloth covered boards with bumped tips and spine ends. Not exlib. Backstrip cloth is splotchy midway to foot, title still quite legible. Prize label from Daybrook Baptist School is pasted to fep with winner's name in space provided. Light soil on edge of 272 page block but text is clean. Frontis and 7 other b/w photos and plates signed E.W. Deming but not credited to him in the book. Edwin Willard Deming was an artist in the US who depicted scenes of indigenous tribe members. He was a painter, illustrator, and s... View more info

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Pony Trekking

By: Hart, Edward

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, David & Charles: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 16048

ISBN: 0715372424

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover with light ripple in laminate on cover (from printer?) lightly bumped spine ends, 128 pp text as new. From the David & Charles Leisure & Travel Series. Well illustrated with b/w photos and line drawings. Includes: Why go Pony Trekking?/ Introducing the Pony/ Riding and Grooming/ Daily Routine/ Where to Trek/ What to sEe/ Maps and Map Reading/ Long Distance and Post Trekking/ Riding for the Disabled/ Instructors and Operators. Appendices: The Countryside and the Law/ The Country Code/ Some Useful Addresses/ Going Metric with Maps/ Trekking Centers/ Further Reading/ In... View more info

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A Guide to Endurance Riding

By: Hyland, Ann

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, The Endurance Horse & Pony Society of Great Britain: 1984

Edition: 7th Edition

Seller Id: 25228

Condition: Fine


Tight, bright 7th edition paperback showing very light surface wear from storage. Well illustrated text appears unread. 86 pp. Really comprehensive for an 86 pp book. Includes: Are You Ready for the Road?/ The Highway Code/ Roadcraft/ Falls and Injuries/ Driving Horse or Pony Drawn Vehicles/ British Horse Society Riding and Road Safety Test/ Appendices. View more info

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Successful Endurance Riding The Ultimate Test of Horsemanship

By: Ingram, Patricia; Hollander, Jr. Lewis; Foreword by Sharon Saare

Price: $14.00

Publisher: VT, The Stephen Greene Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46188

ISBN: 0828904235

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover in light green paper covered boards with black textured paper covered spine with bright gilt title. Stated first edition on copyright page. Board is straight, tips are sharp, spine ends lightly bumped and there is a small light soil spot on foot of frt board and just a touch of sunning at periphery. Original, un-clipped glossy, photo-illustrated dust jacket has a bit of light soil at head of white background dj panels and spine. There is some neatly executed highlighting in chapters 1-5, remainder of 191 pp text is flawless. Short author bios along with b/w photo o... View more info

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Riding in the Countryside

By: Lockhart, Ursula; Foreword By Lucinda Green

Price: $18.00

Publisher: England, The Book Guild Ltd: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 17687

ISBN: 0863324207

Condition: Fine


Splendid 1st edition hardcover in original dj. Publisher's slips laid in. Crisp text appears unread. 141 pp. A book of instruction told in fictional format. Lucy, a young girl living in a town, is invited to spend the Easter holiday with her equestrian grandmother in the East Anglican Countryside. On daily rides her Grandmother teaches Lucy responsibility for her pony's welfare as well as introducing her to many aspects of country existence. She learns basic ideas about farming, estate management, pony-clubbing and natural history. She is also impressed with attitudes of consideration towa... View more info

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The Tale of Two Horses

By: Tschiffely, A. F.

Price: $48.00

Publisher: London, Hodder & Stoughton: 1962

Seller Id: R46548

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality 5th printing hardcover in green colored cloth covered boards with bright gilt titles on spine and frt board. Some light sunning along head of frt board from chip in dust jacket. No names, tears or soil in the 192 pp text. Mapped front end papers show the route of the trekk. 23 stories told in first 'horse' person about the longest journey ever made by horses, from Argentina to Washington D.C.. Book includes 17 soft pencil drawings by Caney (Robert). Unclipped original color illustrated dust wrapper has a .25" x 2.50" chip at head of frt panel that wraps around head o... View more info

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The Tale of Two Horses

By: Tschiffely, A. F.

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, William Heinemann LTD: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46549

Condition: Very Good


1st printing hardcover in taupe colored, cloth covered boards with rich black spine and cover titles. Soiled offering with bumped and rubbed head and foot of frt board, less so on rear board and backstrip. Shelf wear at foot of frt board from frt gutter to center of frt board foot. Board tips and spine ends bumped. Two horseheads drawn on cover (as published). No names, tears or soil in the 210 pp text. Mapped front end papers show the route of the trekk. 23 stories told in first 'horse' person (as if the horses are telling the tales), about the longest journey ever made by horses, from... View more info

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The Tale of Two Horses

By: Tschiffely, A.F.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1935

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 46333

ISBN: 1852190450

Condition: Good


Green cloth covered boards show soil in both outer gutters, No tears, tips still sharp, spine ends bumped, endpapers age-tones with gift dedication from former owner. Professionally reproduced dust wrapper displays well from the front, shows some abrasion on the backstrip that has taken half of the title letters but you can still figure out which book it is. Rear panel is grubby from handling and shows many other titles in this "Boy's Library of Adventure". 220 pp text is tight and crisp with occasional finger soil in margins. Includes map of the route taken by the author in his 10... View more info