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My Quest Of The Arabian Horse

By: Davenport, Homer

Price: $28.00

Publisher: CO, Best Publishing Company:

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 44651

Condition: Good


Early hard cover reprint edition of this classic book. Water damage (lifting) on rear panel of original brown cloth. Tips sharp, spine ends bumped (not rubbed). Nice pictorial illustration on the cover by Karen Leitzmanl depicting an Arab man in classic dress on horseback. Gift dedication on frt pastedn dated 1967. Photo frontispiece and illustrations throughout. Rippled rear pages but none stuck, no damage to text, soil to outer edge of page block on last 1/3 of book. Solid working copy. 276 pp. View more info

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The Black Stallion Mystery

By: Farley, Walter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1957

Seller Id: 45647

Condition: Near Fine


3rd printing hardcover in beige cloth, 202 p. text crisp and unmarked, age toning on endpps, corners still sharp, not exlib. Professionally reproduced illust price clipped dj in new mylar shows a tiny chip at frt board fore edge but displays beautifully. When three foreign colts arrived in the US to be sold at the yearling sales, young Alec Ramsay, who was among the first to see them, realized they were worth their weight in gold. They looked enough like his world-famed Black Stallion to have had the same sire, yet desert records stated that such a horse was dead. Were the records wrong? ... View more info

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The Black Stallion and Satan

By: Farley, Walter

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1949

Edition: 17th Printing

Seller Id: 44304

Condition: Very Good +


Brilliant 17th printing hardcover in rust cloth boards with black illustration of The Black Stallion on the front cover. Professionally reproduced unclipped dj in new mylar shows very light wear at tips, displays well. 208 pp. A race between the Black and Satan is inevitable, but unexpected events put the horses in the path of a raging forest fire. Suddenly, they are racing for their lives. View more info

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The Black Stallion Returns

By: Farley, Walter

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 44303

Condition: Very Good +


Nice copy in beige paper covered boards with small 'ding' at foot of frt board, spine ends bumped, tips still sharp, no names, tears or soil. Bright yellow endpps illust with black art of The Black in a horse race. Professionally reproduced unclipped, unpriced dj in new mylar displays beautifully. No indication of which printing it is but definitely a modern and cheap reprint. 230 pp. In this, the second book in the series, the heart-stopping adventures of the Black Stallion continue as Alec discovers that two men are after the Black. View more info

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The Black Stallion's Sulky Colt

By: Farley, Walter

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46329

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in bright, clean turquoise cloth boards with white title and black running horse and author name on backstrip. Tips sharp, spine ends bumped. Former owner name and small sticker pull on cream front end paper, 248 pp text is fine. Book displays well in professionally reproduced color illust dj in new mylar showing light rubs at tips. On the eve of the world-famous Hambletonian harness race at Goshen, NY, Alec Ramsay turned away from the close scrutiny of his old friend, Henry Dailey. Alec was sick with worry and fear. He and Bonfire, the second son of the Black Stall... View more info

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The Black Stallion Returns

By: Farley, Walter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1945

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 34741

Condition: Very Good +


Nice 19th printing hardcover in taupe cloth covered boards with black drawing of The Black on frt board. Small ink drip on foot of page block and a tad at the lower fore-edge of page block that does not affect text. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp, no names or tears. Professionally reproduced unclipped, unpriced dj in new mylar displays beautifully. 19th printing. 229 pp. In this, the second book in the series, the heart-stopping adventures of the Black Stallion continue as Alec discovers that two men are after the Black. View more info

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The Black Stallion Mystery

By: Farley, Walter

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27408

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in light blue cloth, 202 p. text crisp and unmarked, age toning on endpps, corners still sharp, not exlib. Professionally reproduced illust price clipped dj in new mylar shows a tiny chip at frt board fore edge but displays beautifully. When three foreign colts arrived in the US to be sold at the yearling sales, young Alec Ramsay, who was among the first to see them, realized they were worth their weight in gold. They looked enough like his world-famed Black Stallion to have had the same sire, yet desert records stated that such a horse was dead. Were the records wron... View more info

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The Black Stallion Returns A Storybook Based on the Movie

By: Farley, Walter

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 24115

ISBN: 0590328727

Condition: Very Good +


1st printing paperback showing surface and edge wear, few splits along spine from a sideways bend, internally fine. 62 p filled with color movie stills. Gorgeous memoir of the movie for all Black Stallion fans! View more info

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The Black Stallion Revolts

By: Farley, Walter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, The Junior Literary Guild: 1953

Seller Id: 23134

Condition: Fair


No date of publication listed on this solid exlib with corners bumped and rubbed, pictorial buckram rebind covers, all pages and pocket present. 305 pg shows some handling soil, couple of small closed tears from page turning, no text affected. Solid working copy in VG professionally reproduced dj in new mylar. The tall stallion broke out of his paddock, hurled forth his screaming challenge, and attacked Satan, in an adjoining paddock. Only Henry Dailey's alertness and Alec Ramsay's loving domination of the Black saved Satan from a savage death that night. Later the old trainer told Alec, &#... View more info

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The Island Stallion's Fury

By: Farley, Walter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1951

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller Id: 21470

Condition: Good


8th printing exlib hardcover re-bound library boards with surface worn but visible image of rearing red horse on cover. Professionally reproduced dj in new mylar has a chip at head of ft panel but displays well in new mylar. 243 p. text tight with some fingerprints and a stray pen doodle on blank fep. All pages and pocket present. Steve Duncan and his friend Pitch had discovered a lost world behind the high barrier walls of Azul Island in the Carribean Sea. They alone knew of the existence of Blue Valley and the pure-blooded horses which lived there. For Pitch it meant an unrivaled opportuni... 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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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 Book Of Desert Horses

By: Slawik, Christine; Translated by Karen Nickel Anhalt

Price: $8.00

Publisher: CT, Pony: 2009

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44744

ISBN: 1934983071

Condition: Fine


Fine first edition glossy photo illustrated hard cover, no dj. Perfect shape for gift giving, no names, tears or soil. Tips and spine ends sharp. Loaded with color photographs. A 96 pp book describing the versatile Arabian horse and its history and uses from ancient times. View more info

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The Arabian Horse The Breed in Britain

By: Summerhays, Reginald S.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NJ, A.S. Barnes: 1969

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44742

Condition: Very Good


First US edition in brown cloth covered boards with sharp tips and bumped head of spine. Faint soil on fep, no names, tears or soil. 103 pp. well illustrated with b/w photos. Unclipped original dj in new mylar shows light soil on frt panel, one short closed tear at head of rear panel and a small chip at head of spine and upper tip fore edge w/out loss to spine title. An essential reference for any Arabian horse lovers library. Chapters include: A Glimpse Into The Past/ Progress/ The Annual Show/ Some Unusual Publicity/ The True Arabian/ The Arab for Sale/ The Question of Breed Improvemen... View more info