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The Complete American Cocker Spaniel

By: Austin, Morman A. & Jean

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45861

ISBN: 0876051298

Condition: Very Good


First edition exlib hardcover in glossy illustrated boards with sharp tips and bumped spine ends, head of spine a tad soiled, no dj as issued. 222 pp text is crisp and unmarked save for school stamp on title page, rep neatly removed. All topics concerning the friendly, bouncy and personable Cocker Spaniel. Great volume for breeders to give to new owners they sell puppies to. View more info

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Saddlery and Horse Clothing A Practical Horse Guide

By: Baker, Jennifer

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock: 1982

Edition: First Thus

Seller Id: 22558

ISBN: 0706361989

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover. Covers buying, fitting, using and caring for all types of riding and horse equipment from basic tack for everyday riding to specialized equipment for training and optimum performance in competitions. 96 pp. Bumped spine ends, else fine. View more info

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Horses and Heather

By: Baxter, Gillian

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & CO. LTD.: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46577

ISBN: 0723203938

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality 1st edition hardcover in rust paper covered boards with red spine and frt board titles shows lightly bumped (not rubbed) tips & spine ends. Price-clipped, original dj in mylar shows no chips, just some light rubbing at head of spine and head of rear panel, along with some light surface soil on white background rear panel that lists other titles by this author. Original, full color illustrated jacket has wrap around art and show a hint of darkening in the sky area at top 1/3 of panels, and color loss at dj flap folds, a hint of rubbing at tips but still displays beautifully in ... View more info

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Putting It All Together A Basic Child Care Manual

By: Bohannon, Susan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Kindercare:

Seller Id: 25805

Condition: Very Good


Large paperback showing light color loss at periphery and a tiny crease on lower tip of cover. No publishers info or dates. 103 pgs for teachers of Kindercare. All sorts of valuable information for any day care provider including appendices for Evening Closing Guidelines for Centers, Childhood Disease and Skin Problems Chart and First Aid Chart for Childcare Professionals. View more info

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The Friendly Book

By: Bream, Gerry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PA, Lutheran Church Press: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46014

Condition: Very Good


1st printing paperback in illustrated card covers with light color loss at periphery and a few light creases along stapled spine. Tidy name in space provided on inside cover, rest of 32 pp text is crisp, tight and unmarked. A book of three short stories and a short prayer in the back geared for 4 year-olds at Lutheran Sunday School. Book stories are caring for the ill, being kind and loving God. Super cute prayer included. View more info

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Horseback Riding In Action

By: Calder, Kate

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Crabtree Publishing: 2001

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 30663

ISBN: 0778701670

Condition: Very Good


Tight bright first edition exlib with all pages present, no pocket or evidence of ever having had one. Marker crossed out lib stamps on rear cover. Well illustrated in color. 32 pp This work is intended for ages 6-9. The competitive world of horseback riding starts with caring for horses. Children will learn about the daily care of horses and the basics of horseback riding including equipment, mounting and dismounting, turning, stopping, trotting, and cantering. The other topics cover: practicing; preparing for competitions; competing in events such as show jumping and, equitation or form and... View more info

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The World Of Ponies

By: Campbell, Judith

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Hamlyn: 1970

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 44686

ISBN: 0600039781

Condition: Very Good


Light yellow paper on hard cover boards with 4 black pony silhouettes galloping across front cover. Book has sharp tips and lightly bumped (not rubbed) foot of spine. 141 pp text crisp and tight with negligible handling soil, no names or tears. Unclipped original photo illustrated dust wrapper is mint having been preserved in a clear mylar sleeve. Profusely illustrated with b/w & color photos, b/w photo illust endpps frt and rear. Gift quality book for pony crazy persons of any age. Chapters include: Pony Breeds/ Working Ponies/ Driving and Racing/ Royal Ponies/ The Family Pony/ Looking A... View more info

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Riding Silver Star

By: Cole, Joanna

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Morrow Junior Books: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30765

ISBN: 0688138969

Condition: Fine


Fine condition 1st edition hardcover in glossy illustrated boards showing young girl cantering grey pony on cover and matching unclipped dj. Internally as new save for The End written on blank endpaper. Unclipped dj in new mylar is mint. 48 pp. Meet Abby, She and her pony Star have lots of fun together. Go with them to a horse show, riding through the woods and fields and see what is involved in caring for the pony back at the barn. View more info

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Junior Show Jumping

By: Crago, Judy; Intro by Bertalan de Nemethy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell Co.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46160

ISBN: 0690014449

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in green cloth shows color loss at tips but remains sharp. Internally crisp and unmarked, 128 pp text is tight and bright. Original color photo illust dj shows negligible rubbing at edges but no tears or chips and displays well in new mylar. Discusses the basics of show jumping from buying and caring for a horse to competition domestically and overseas. View more info

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Junior Show Jumping

By: Crago, Judy; Intro by Bertalan de Nemethy

Price: $11.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Y. Crowell Co.: 1977

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 34708

ISBN: 0690014449

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover in green cloth shows color loss at tips but remains sharp. Internally crisp and unmarked, 128 pp text is tight and bright. Original color photo illust dj has one closed tear at foot of frt panel, light color loss at tips but displays well in new mylar. Discusses the basics of show jumping from buying and caring for a horse to competing locally and overseas. View more info

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Be-Good-To-Your-Marriage Therapy

By: Dotterweich, Kass Perry

Price: $7.00

Publisher: IN, One Caring Place: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45534

ISBN: 0870292242

Condition: Very Good


Darling 32 pp paperback with garden Gnome style characters who learn to share their feelings to enhance their new marriage, Learning to get along is key to their newly declared marriage. Soft paper covers sharp, cover somewhat wavy, 32 pp text mint. Cute illustrations. View more info

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Horses & Tack A Complete One-Volume Reference on Horses and Their Care

By: Ensminger, M.E.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: MA, Hughton Mifflin Company: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 37468

ISBN: 0395544130

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine 1st printing of the revised and updated hardcover. A complete one-volume reference on horses and their care. Olive green cloth boards with brown mare and colt on frt cov, brown title spine. Book has a touch of crinkling at head and foot of back strip, no fraying. Unclipped, professionally reproduced, photo-illustrated dust jacket has matching light curling along head & foot. 499 pp text with no writing, tears, or soil. Originally published in 1977 by Houghton Mifflin/ Boston, this is the 1991 Houghton printing, also with a complete number line. A comprehensive volume that will p... View more info

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Horseback Riding Adventurers

By: Evans, Jeremy

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Crestwood House: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 26099

ISBN: 0896866831

Condition: Very Good


Very good 1st edition exlib hard cover. Tight bright 48 pg well illustrated in color & b/w photos and drawings. Withdrawn stamp on fep. stickers on back cover, small non-faded mark where spine call tag was cleanly removed. Contents include: Why Ride a Horse?/ Points of a Horse/ Popular Breeds/ Clothes for Riding/ Horse Sense/ Tack/ Caring for your Tack/ Getting to Know a Pony/ In the Saddle/ Lungeing/ Aids to Control Your Horse/ Changing Pace/ The Jump/ Away from Home/ Competitive Events/ Riding Schools/ Your Own Pony/ The Blacksmith/ Checking a Horse's Health/ The Pony Club/ Famous Riding ... View more info

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Falconry Shire Album #115 SIGNED

By: Ford, Emma

Price: $17.00

Publisher: England, Shire Publications: 1995

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 45845

ISBN: 0852636679

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint stapled booklet all about training, handling and caring for your falcon. Signed in pencil on fep: Emma Ford. Includes: A Brief History, Falconry Today, The Equipment, The Birds, Conservation, Useful Information. View more info

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How to Care for the Feet of Your Horses and Mules

By: Gosselin, E. N. President Phoenix MFG. Co.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NE, Phoenix MFG. Co.: 1943

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: MK46687

Condition: Very Good


Very nice 1943 first edition, un-creased black and white illustrated guide to caring for the hooves of horses & mules. Tiny name/date at head of cover and text. Light color loss at tips of booklet. includes a step by step horse livestock management volume teaches all about shoeing your animal. Book is in fine shape save for light surface soil on rear cover, all others are tight, bright, crisp & unmarked. Covers all aspects of regular and corrective shoeing. 18 pp stapled in text is View more info

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Disorders of the Horse Their Cause, Symptoms & Treatment (and What to do About Them)

By: Hanauer, Alsie

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NE, Powers, Melvin: The Wilshire Book Co.: 1976

Seller Id: MK46686

ISBN: 0879802812

Condition: Near Fine


Glossy, un-creased black and white Illustrated guide to caring for the disorders of horses includes a step by step horse livestock management volume teaches all about shoeing your animal. 116 pp text with one (1/2) paqe bibliography. Book is in near fine shape save for light surface soil on rear cover. except the last page being taped in, all others are tight, bright, crisp & unmarked. Covers aspects of regular and corrective shoeing. View more info

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Crab The Roan

By: Herald, Kathleen

Price: $450.00

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1953

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46883

Condition: Near Fine


First edition hardcover in red paper covered boards with sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Boards are bright, clean and square. No names, tears or soil within the 158 pp text. A few light foxing marks on edge of page block. Inner hinge papers are fine. Book has no weird smells. Original dust jacket and book illustrated by Peter Beigel. Salmon background jacket shows two horses jumping neck-and-neck over a water jump, a black line drawing by P.B. on frt panel, plus four full page black & white line drawings within. Spine ends, and both ends of dj panels show chips but all the cover and ... View more info

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Horsekeeping On a Small Acreage Facilities Design and Management

By: Hill, Cherry

Price: $7.00

Publisher: VT, Storey Communications: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46164

ISBN: 0882665960

Condition: Near Fine


18th printing paperback of the first edition in photo illustrated card covers. Near fine condition with negligible color loss at periphery from storage. 179 pp text is well illustrated, clean, crisp and unmarked. Author Cherry Hill draws on her more than fifteen years experience as a horse trainer and manager to discuss the essentials for designing safe and functional facilities. Her advice applies whether you have one acre or on hundred. Hill stresses the importance of considering the behavior, needs, and safety of horses in the planning of horse facilities. She describes the entire proc... View more info

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All About the Jack Russell Terrier

By: Huxham, Mona

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Pelham Books: 1980

Edition: Second Edition

Seller Id: MK46621

ISBN: 0720712017

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality hardcover in dark green paper covered boards with bright gilt title on spine. Tips and spine ends still sharp showing negligible color loss from storage. Price clipped original color illustrated dust wrapper is lightly sunned 1/2" in on front board fore-edge. Still displays beautifully with color close up of an adorable wire-haired JRT on cover. 176 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Includes origin and history of the breed, Character of the JRT, Buying and caring for your JRT, general care and feeding, training, breeding, care of new pups, illnesses and accidents, some usefu... View more info

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Daddy Long Ears' Christmas Surprise

By: Kraus, Robert

Price: $4.00

Publisher: NY, Little Simon/ Simon & Schuster: 1989

Edition: First Printing

Seller Id: 10603

ISBN: 0671681508

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. Tiny remainder mark on foot of page block. Tidy owner's name on frt paste down. 32 pp text crisp and unmarked. Worn out from caring for his thirty-two children, Daddy Long Ears doesn't know how he's going to cope with Christmas; but his children take things in hand and surprise him instead. View more info