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Image for Your Pony A Young Person's Guide to Buying, Keeping and Riding Ponies

Your Pony A Young Person's Guide to Buying, Keeping and Riding Ponies

By: Clayton, Michael & Marilyn

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Partridge Press, Inc: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 17663

ISBN: 1852251263

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition hard cover in fine, unclipped dj in new mylar. Blue boards show very lightly bumped tips, Pictorial dj in new mylar looks fab. 225 pg text tight, bright, crisp and unmarked. Chapters include: So Much Variety / Making Friends / Life Style / What's on the Menu? / Keeping Up Appearances / On the Right Track / Looking Good / Fit for Anything / In the Saddle / Road Sense / Up and Away / Tally-ho! / Cross-country Fun / Show Time / My Way. Appendices: The Pony Club / Useful Addresses. View more info

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Letters to the Pony Club

By: Corbet, Mrs. Hugh

Price: $18.00

Publisher: England, The Shrewsbury Chronicle: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 12542

Condition: Very Good


Very good 1st edition paperback. No illustrations, but a clean, but age toned at cover periphery, piece of early Pony Club ephemera. These instructive letters were originally written for the North Shropshire Hunt and South Shropshire Hunt Branches by Kathleen Corbet, Central Committee, Pony Club, District Commissioner, Institute of the Horse, Ltd., North and South Shropshire Hunt Branches of the Pony Club. Foreword by Major V. D. S. Williams, M.F.H., Chairman of the Pony Club and Introduction by Major H. Faudel Phillips, Central Committee, Pony Club. Letter I. Choosing a Pony; Saddles and ... View more info

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Martha Doyle And Other Sporting Memories

By: Danielson, Richard E.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, The Derrydale Press: 1938

Edition: Limited/Numbered

Seller Id: 44670

Condition: Very Good


Numbered, Limited edition #226 of a run of 1250 copies. Lovely tight, bright red cloth hardcover with gilt illustrated title plate on front cover and somewhat faded back strip. 152 pp deckle edged text fine, no inscriptions. Many wonderful tales and yarns of the chase, angling, hunting, etc. Beginning with the story of Martha Doyle which is about the author's beloved hunting mare and two other favorite equines. Contents: Three Horses: Martha Doyle - Waynefleet - Banbury Cross / On Starting a Hunt/ Angling Heresies/ Firing/ Nighmare/ Hounds and Dogs/ On Losing Your Nerve/ The Paynim, New ... View more info

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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 Corps Roots the Loudest" A History of VMI Athletics

By: Davis, Thomas W.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: VA, University Press of Virginia: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33690

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover and dj are in fine condition save for bit of surface soil on lower edge of page block and vertical crease on frt dj flap. Unclipped dj now in new mylar and displays beautifully. This is a gift quality book without names or tears. 335 pp over sized landscape format 8vo. This book examines the history of athletics at the Virginia Military Institute from its founding in 1839 to the present. Loaded with b/w photos. Too large for the flat rate envelope. View more info

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Cross Country Horses SIGNED

By: de Martelly, Margaret M.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: IL, Finch & McCullough: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 39943

Condition: Very Good


Very good 1st edition paperback with 121 pp text, stiff at spine, no loose pages. Aqua colored illust card covers have some cellophane peeling, tips and fore edge of backstrip bumped and rubbed, very rare first edition of this valuable work even more special because it has Margaret M. deMartelly on the half title page. Not signed to anyone in particular, just first/last name. This book came from the library of Dr. William Lay, former MFH of the Oakbrook Hounds. The author has ten years' instruction by United States Cavalry officers, all of whom were internationally known horsemen, she then ... 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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Red Letter Days

By: Farrell, M.J.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 26290

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover written by Molly Keane using the pseudonym M.J. Farrel. Loaded with lovely side saddle beauties, cross country chases and country art by Snaffles. Bumped & rubbed tips, fep removed, former owners inscription on fep, vintage bookstore sticker on rear pastedn. DJ in new mylar is a professional reproduction and displays well. View more info

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The Keys to Good Horsemanship SIGNED

By: Hunt, Clifford J.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: VA, The Hunting Box Inc: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 33388

Condition: As New


Author's presentation copy. charmingly signed on fep "To Gilda, Fondly Cliff Hunt. Most People Learn to Ride in Spite of Their Instructors. Myself Included." Fine condition reprint hard cover in dark grey cloth boards with bright gilt titles on spine and frt board. Tips sharp, spine ends not bumped. 111 pg text crisp and unmarked. Chapters: The Horse; Gaits and Movement; The Rider; The Emotional Union of Horse & Rider; The Physical Union of Horse & Rider; Riding in Balance; Yielding; Aids and Application; Timing "The Feel"; Riding in Enclosures; Riding Over Obstacles; Riding... View more info

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Horse's Neck A Notebook On Basic And Advanced Equitation Dressage Cross Country Jumping

By: Kendall, Colonel Paul Green

Price: $35.00

Publisher: VA, Privately Published: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31511

Condition: Very Good +


VG 1st edition paperback. A tight bright copy with light sticker pull on front and rear covers. 174 pp. Rare work from Warrenton, VA Licking Run Farm horseman. A text on horsemanship including both basic and advanced equitation and presenting the teories, principles and techniques of riding and training for dressage, jumping, and 'cross-country to include competition for both instructor and student. Printed on cheap, stiff paper, text block stiff and appears unread. No illustrations. View more info

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Practical Eventing Revised Edition SIGNED

By: O'Connor, Sally; Foreword By David O'Connor

Price: $45.00

Publisher: MD, Half Halt Press: 1998

Edition: Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 42531

Condition: Fine


Brilliant square, sharp hardcover in fine unclipped glossy dj in new mylar. Signed by Sally O'Connor on title page. 166 pp revised edition. Gift quality book with 17 chapters covering everything the eventer needs to know from a true authority on the sport. View more info

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One Day Event

By: Pullein-Thompson, Josephine

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, Collins: 1958

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: R46911

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely hardcover in red paper covered boards with black spine title. One address label on fep, else no inscriptions, tears, soil in the 254 pp text. Not exlib. Unclipped professionally reproduced color dj in new mylar has negligible rubs at tips. What happens when Henry's uncle, Major Holbrooke, who runs the local Pony Club, is hurt in a train accident? Henry and his friends, whose riding has hitherto been more slapdash than the Major considered right, all fall to and help look after his large stable. When the Major returns he is surprised to find how greatly their riding has improved a... View more info

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It Began With Picotee

By: Pullein-Thompson, Josephine, Diana and Christine

Price: $200.00

Publisher: London, Adam & Charles Black: 1946

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46882

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in green cloth covered boards with red title box on head of backstrip with silver gilt titles. Tips and spine ends bumped, cloth is not split on any of them. Light handling soil on boards and edge of page block. Hinge papers are fine, tidy gift presentation (non-authorial) on half title page. The 188 page text is tight, bright, crisp and unmarked. Original dust wrapper has a green background with a cream oval showing the three sisters riding ponies one following the other out for a walk in the country. Jacket shows small chips at tips and head of spine, and a 1.5"... View more info

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Forrard-On!

By: Rancher

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Country Life: 1930

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 15687

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover, no dj with the lightest bit of soil on foot of frt board, bit of faint age spotting on back strip. 1/3" closed tear in cloth at head of spine. 95 pp text clean. Poetry of the horse, the fox hunt and of riding cross country with 16 beautiful full page Lionel Edwards plates featuring Exmoor Ponies, horses and hounds, a rider leading his horse in the rain, jumping in rough country, a side-saddle rider trailed by a child on a pony all done in Lionel Edwards' lively style. View more info

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Badminton

By: Rippon, Angela; Foreword By Virginia Leng

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Pavilion: 1987

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 17412

ISBN: 1851450823

Condition: Fine


Splendid 1st edition hardcover book packed with fabulous b/w & color photos. A comprehensive pictorial resource for the sport. Book and glossy, unclipped dj in fine condition. No inscriptions. 192 pp. Contents include: EARLY DAYS / THE SPORT GROWS / THE COURSE (INCLUDES COURSE DESIGNS) / THE DIRECTOR / MONEY MATTERS / AS SEEN ON TELEVISION / BEHIND THE SCENES / THE EVENT / THE WINNER / BADMINTON HIGHLIGHTS / APPENDICES / LIST OF WINNERS SINCE 1949 / DRESSAGE / SPEED AND ENDURANCE / JUMPING. Angela Rippon tells the story of The Badminton Horse Trials from their inception by the Duke of Beaufor... View more info

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Riding the International Way Number 3

By: Roberts, Peter Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27051

ISBN: 0498079554

Condition: Fine


Fine first edition hardcover in VG dust wrapper in new mylar. Red boards with sharp tips and spine ends, lovely condition inside and out. 120 pp of compilation authored articles including: Riding The World Over/ Elements of Hunting/ Horse of the Sun and Sea; The Golden Palomino/ Polo/ Punch, The Horse and The Motorcar/ Fit to Ride?/ Riding in Scotland/ Pony Club Spectacular. View more info

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Riding the International Way Number 1

By: Roberts, Peter Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27012

ISBN: 0498074676

Condition: Fine


Fine first edition hardcover in vg original dust wrapper in new mylar. Red boards with sharp tips and spine ends, lovely condition inside and out. 120 pp of compilation authored articles including: Ponies of Britain, Jumping Jitters at the Olympics, 30 Points for the Ring, Schooling a Young Horse, First Show, Functional Fashion, Starting Combined Training, Three Days in Mexico, This is Dressage and much more. View more info

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Riding the International Way Number 2

By: Roberts, Peter Editor

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27013

ISBN: 0498076822

Condition: Fine


Fine first edition hardcover in VG dust wrapper in new mylar. Blue boards with sharp tips and spine ends, lovely condition inside and out. 120 pp of compilation authored articles including:The Changing World of Show Jumping, Pony Trekking, Trials of a Show Jumping Commentator, The Australian Scene, Riding at School, Vienna Comes to London, To Tell The Age of Any Horse, Canada's Vital Horse World, The Girl Who Creates Horses, Canadian Mounties Ride to Music, Shoot Those Jumps (with your camera) and much more. 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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Walking A Cross-Country Course Allen Photographic Guides #32

By: Stark, Iam; Smith, Tim

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42540

ISBN: 0851317936

Condition: Fine


24pp crisp and unmarked. Brief, concise, and filled with helpful color photos, this introductory guide provides essential information about walking a cross-country course. View more info