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Farms and Fields The Story of The Countryside First Series Book 3

By: Orwin, C.S. & C.S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1951

Edition: Second Edition

Seller Id: 19598

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely 2nd edition hardcover in light blue boards illustrated with red drawings, lightly bumped at tips. Text tight bright, last page wrinkled near spine edge, school stamp on fep, and some age-toning. DJ in new mylar is a professional reproduction that displays well. This book gives a brief account of the countryside today followed by a general history of farming from the earliest times to the present day. A final chapter, written by Vicars W. Bell, encourages the reader to discover the history of his own local countryside by looking about him. View more info

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The Empty Field

By: Pullein-Thompson, Christine

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Dragon Books 1976 (c1967):

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 4306

ISBN: 0583300561

Condition: Very Good


Very good with surface worn paperback cover. Text is tight and bright, name on rear page form, name and addy on fep. Three horses condemned to death! Nine boys and girls, all pony lovers, struggle furiously to save them. They organize a gymkhana in their efforts to secure a reprieve. But working against them is the wretched Jim Morgan. One day instead of horses the children find - an empty field! Yet there is still hope. View more info

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The Most Beautiful Horse in the World

By: Redmond, Diane

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Harper: 1994

Edition: First Thus

Seller Id: 18922

ISBN: 0061062049

Condition: Good +


1st edition paperback showing moderate surface wear and creasing, name on inside cover, 186 p. text tight, browned but not brittle. Cara Zol is crazy about horses, but she knows she'll never be able to afford one of her own. So it's a dream come true when she's hired to take care of Lucas, a beautiful half-Arabian, half-Irish draft horse. Lucas's owner is about to leave for college, and the horse is in need of a groom and a rider. Before long, Cara starts bringing home trophies and ribbons; its clear she and Lucas make a winning combination. Then Lucas's owner loses interest in horses, an... View more info

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Horses

By: Sayer, Angela

Price: $5.00

Publisher: England, Galley Press: 1984

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 17976

ISBN: 0861367650

Condition: Near Fine


NF reprint hard cover, no dj showing light corner rubs to glossy pictorial boards, 64 pg text as new. Profusely illustrated w/ color photos. Includes fabulous photography of horses in action in all manner of work, play and competition. View more info

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Dangerous Journey and Other Pony Stories

By: Simmonds, Rosemary

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Award Publications: 1989

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 10623

ISBN: 0861633407

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in slick illustrated boards have a ownership name on PO Name on fep, else as new. 192 pp illustrated large print text. A compilation of stories in one book, includes: Dangerous Journey/ The Empty Field/ Catch as Catch Can/ Rustlers on the Moor/ Count Your Blessings/ The Lie/ Coming Up Trumps/ A Spectacular Pony/ Circus Tricks/ Champions/ The Search. View more info

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A Community Of The Horse Partnerships SIGNED

By: Smart, Bruce

Price: $30.00

Publisher: VA, Lost Mountain Graphics: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 42934

ISBN: 0974542407

Condition: Fine


Twice signed by the author. Presentation on fep for Ann and Mike. Looking at horses leads easily to loving them. Welcome to the horse community. Bruce Smart December 2004. Then a simple first/last name on half title page. Perfect condition for gift giving. A brilliant first edition hard cover in navy cloth boards with bright gilt titles. Sharp tips and spine ends. Internally unread. 471 pp. Glossy, unclipped dj in new mylar as new. "A Community of the Horse: Partnerships explores the Virginia horse community. Contents include: What is it about horses?/ The horse in history/ The stable tou... View more info

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Horses At Work

By: Smith, Donald J.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, Patrick Stephens: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 17422

ISBN: 0850597374

Condition: Fine


Splendid compendium of all horses in service, from the horse and plough to the carriage horse, to the police mount to the cutting horse of the west. Lavishly illustrated with b/w photos and illustrations. 192 pg text as new save for "Horse & Pony" stamped on blank fep. Glossy pictorial dj with negligible surface wear and soil displays beautifully. View more info

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Breed of Giants

By: Stranger, Joyce

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 13732

Condition: Very Good


1st US edition hardcover in lightly surface worn illustrated blue boards. VG straight clean hardcover with former owner name on frt pastedn. No dj. 209 pp. Story set in the Cumberland countryside of a farmer who raises Champion English Shire horses and the misfortunes and triumphs involved with the pursuit. Features a badger, foxhounds, hedgehogs and other critters. View more info

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Breed of Giants

By: Stranger, Joyce

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Hammond, Hammond & Co.: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 23926

Condition: Very Good +


1st UK edition straight clean brown hardcover with bright gilt title on spine. Name and tiny dinosaur stamp on fep. 187 pp. Professionally reproduced pictorial dust wrapper shows loss at tips but displays well in new mylar. Story of farmer Josh Johnson who is fanatical about every aspect of breeding his champion English Shire horses. His neighbor rise up because a badger named Brock has made his home on the Johnson farm and must be eliminated. Foxhounds, and a rowdy bar are also featured. View more info

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Maryland Horse Shows Association, Inc. 1936-1960 Signed, Limited, Numbered

By: Worrall, A. Roland

Price: $100.00

Publisher: MD, Maryland Horse Shows Association, Inc.: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller Id: 44676

Condition: Fine


Gift and collector quality, fine red cloth covered hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. First Edition, signed by author, limited, numbered #188. 429 pp text crisp and unmarked. Illust with b/w photos. An exceedingly rare history of the MD Horse Shows Association which for the author, was no small undertaking, since the transfer of secretaries in 1960, most of the details of previous years, with the exception of the minute books of the board and annual meetings, was destroyed. With the help and cooperation of Snowden Carter of the Maryland Horse Breeders Association and Peter Winants of th... View more info