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Equine Fitness A Conditioning Program of Exercises & Routines for Your Horse

By: Ballou, Jec Aristotle

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MA, Storey Publishing: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44142

ISBN: 1603424636

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality 1st edition book, no dj. Glossy color illustrated covers show negligible wear at tips from storage, internally flawless save for presentation label on inside cover, donating the book to the National Sporting Library. This is not a former 'library' copy, it was never entered, no call tags, pocket or any library stickers etc. 135 pp plus 48 perforated cards that describe the exercises, carry the cards in your pocket (laminate them first, our suggestion), refer to the cards while riding, try exercises designed by celebrity riders and trainers, including Jennifer Bryant, Jim Masterson... View more info

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Horses & Practical Horse-Keeping

By: Barton, Frank Townend, M.R.C.V.S.

Price: $48.00

Publisher: NY, Macmillan: 1912

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28632

Condition: Good +


An exhaustive 1st edition compendium, much pertaining to horse health and ailments. A rare volume in green pictorial cloth boards bumped and rubbed at tips. Book is approx 6" x 8.5" x 3" thick. Titles worn on cover, appears as if something has spilled at one time taking some of the layers of white letting with it but it is still legible (see pic). Inner hinges fine, page block sound and tight but occasionally wavy from past moisture but there is no musty smell. Contents include: The Shire and the Cart Horse, The Clydesdale Horse, The Suffolk, Remarks on Van and Cross-Bred Horses... View more info

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Understanding Equine Colic Your Guide to Horse Health and Management

By: Bentz, Bradford G. VMD, MS

Price: $8.00

Publisher: KY, Blood-Horse Publications: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 25108

Condition: As New


Fine, unread condition. Colic is a horse owner's worst nightmare. In this book, veterinarian Bentz discusses the many types of colic, the warning signs owners should look for, a typical colic examination, plus treatment options. View more info

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Johnny Colt

By: Bradley, Concho

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46425

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality first edition hardcover in red paper covered boards with black title on backstrip along with a small image of a cowboy riding a rearing horse. Spine ends and lower tips bumped, upper tips remain sharp. Not exlib, no names, tears or soil in the 160 page text but there is some light soil on the edges of the page block. Inner hinge papers fine. Un-clipped, original color illustrated dust wrapper in new mylar is nearly complete save for a touch of rubbing at lower tips and flap folds and light surface soil on yellow background rear dj panel. When Sally Howard, daughter of the bl... View more info

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Understanding The Pony. Your Guide to Horse Health Care and Management

By: Briggs, Karen

Price: $5.00

Publisher: KY, The Blood-Horse, Inc.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42910

ISBN: 1581500556

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition illustrated glossy paperback with sharp tips and spine ends.. 117 pp text fine, crisp and unmarked. Gift quality. Author Karen Briggs covers all the essentials in a book every pony owner will find invaluable. View more info

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Introduction to Riding & Stablecraft Beaufort Library Vol. II

By: Brooke, Geoffrey, Maj. Gen.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Seeley Service & Co.: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27821

Condition: Near Fine


Brilliant red cloth with gilt emblem on cover, gilt titles on backstrip. Near fine 1st edition hard cover in red cloth. Corners sharp, name on fep, page block cracked at title page, else as new inside. DJ in new mylar shows light rubbing at tips, few light soil spots on rear panel. 160 pp, 14 photos & 19 illustrations. Wonderful compendium includes: Choice of a Mount, Points & Saddlery, Learning to Ride, Learning to Jump, Country Hacking, Riding to Hounds, School Training (Dressage), Show Jumping, Bad Habits, For Children, Care of the Horse in Health & Sickness, Diseases of the Horse, Wounds ... View more info

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Horsemen's Veterinary Adviser

By: Davidson, Joseph B., D.V.M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: OH, Horse Publications: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 34639

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition paperback with light soil and surface wear, former price stamp on fep w/sticker rems and small glue mark opposite on inside cover. 250 pp text fine. Index, photos and drawings of the muscular and skeletal structure of the horse, detailed introduction to veterinary care, including common ailments and injuries, care and treatment, etc. A useful guide. View more info

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Horses and Ponies Their Breeding, Feeding & Management

By: de Beaumont, Marguerite

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1976

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 15898

ISBN: 0851312209

Condition: Near Fine


1st Edition near fine hard cover with bumped spine ends, dedication on fep, 144 pp text crisp and unmarked. Illustrated orange dj shows a photo of a pretty dapple grey horse in a show ring is sunned on spine but displays well in new mylar. Well iIllustrated with b/w drawings, photos and line illustrations of fat show horses under saddle and in hand. Uncommon book covers Breeding/ Founding a Stud/ Handling Foals/ Weaning/ Health in Stables/ Stable Work and Staff/ The Brood Mare/ The Stallion/ Horse Care in Winter and many more. View more info

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Head High, Hands Low A Story of Horses, Ponies and Riders

By: Dent, Captain C.H.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson's Books for Young People:

Seller Id: R46474

Condition: Very Good


Possible first printing hardcover in rust cloth covered boards that are lightly bumped at spine ends, tips still sharp. No date of publication listed within. 192 p. clean and bright internally with a partial remnant of a bookplate on fep and a spine crack at pp 64 opposite color plate. Illustrated with 4 color plates by Lionel Edwards. Original, price-clipped color illustrated dust jacket matches the first color plate inside and shows light color loss at tips, spine ends and along front flap fold. Also shows soil on darkened background rear panel that has other offerings from this: Hutchi... View more info

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Head High, Hands Low A Story of Horses, Ponies and Riders

By: Dent, Captain C.H.; Illust Lionel Edwards

Price: $32.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson's Books for Young People:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 17688

Condition: Very Good


Possible first printing hardcover in rust cloth covered boards that are lightly bumped, slightly cocked. No date of publication listed within. 192 p. clean and bright internally, illustrated with 4 color plates by Lionel Edwards. Beautiful, price-clipped color illustrated dust jacket matches the first color plate inside and shows light color loss at tips, spine ends and along front flap fold. Also shows soil on darkened background rear panel that has other offerings from this: Hutchinson's Chestnut Library. This DJ is a professional reproduction that displays well in new mylar. A racing ... View more info

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Horses That Save Lives True stories of Physical, Emotional, and Spiritual Rescue

By: Dudley, Cheryl

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Skyhorse Publishing: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 38526

ISBN: 160239721X

Condition: Fine


Fine 1st edition hardcover in near fine photo illust dj in new mylar. Perfect for gift giving to uplift the spirits of an injured friend. There is no denying that the emotional bond between horses and the humans who love them can reach mystical proportions, and nowhere is that relationship more evident than in these twenty-five true-life accounts of horses rescuing people. Some of the stories recount incidents where physical injury, or worse, was imminent and only because a horse intervened are the narrators still alive to tell the tale. Other chapters describe that other plane of salvation... View more info

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Whimsy the Talking Pony

By: Duval, Sandy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: School Book Fairs Inc.: 1980

Seller Id: 43576

Condition: Good


Not exlilb. Surface worn and soiled illustrated hard cover. 100 pp text fine save for two now unfolded page corners. Solid working copy. Not pretty but all there. Jamie attends a horse auction with his father and choses a pony who spoke to him before his turn at the sales block. He nurses Whimsey back to health and ends up making a friend out of a previous bully and saving a herd of wild mustangs. View more info

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Encyclopedia of the Horse

By: Edwards, Elwyn Hartley

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Crescent: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29164

ISBN: 0517224038

Condition: Fine


1st Crescent edition, fine HB/DJ showing very light wear on boards, colorful dj displays beautifully with no chips. Tight bright copy, huge volume, 256 pages including index and acknowledgments. "A magnificent new comprehensive encyclopedia for all horse enthusiasts. With a foreword by Alexander Mackay-Smith, International Editor, The Chronicle of the Horse". A comprehensive survey of the exciting world of the ridden horse, is the complete book for the horse enthusiast. Specially designed for easy reference, it is an authoritative guide to all aspects of riding. Included are sections... View more info

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Encyclopedia of the Horse

By: Edwards, Elwyn Hartley

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, Octopus: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29163

ISBN: 0706406060

Condition: Fine


First Octopus edition with light shelf wear on boards, colorful, price clipped dj shows one tiny chip at head of frt panel and very light wear at tips and head of spine. Tight bright copy, huge volume, oversized post required. 256 pages including index and acknowledgments. "A magnificent new comprehensive encyclopedia for all horse enthusiasts. With a foreword by Alexander Mackay-Smith, International Editor, The Chronicle of the Horse". A comprehensive survey of the exciting world of the ridden horse, is the complete book for the horse enthusiast. Specially designed for easy reference,... View more info

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Encyclopedia of the Horse

By: Edwards, Elwyn Hartley; Foreword by Alexander Mackay-Smith

Price: $10.00

Publisher: England, Peerage Books: 1992

Edition: First Dell Printing

Seller Id: 30957

ISBN: 1850520399

Condition: Near Fine


NF hardcover in near fine dj. 1st Dell Peerage printing. Negligible wear on boards, colorful dj displays beautifully in new mylar despite one 1/2 inch closed tear at lower fore-edge of frt panel. but no chips. Tight bright copy, huge volume, 256 pages including index and acknowledgments. "A magnificent new comprehensive encyclopedia for all horse enthusiasts. With a foreword by Alexander Mackay Smith, International Editor, The Chronicle of the Horse". A comprehensive survey of the exciting world of the ridden horse, is the complete book for the horse enthusiast. Specially designed fo... View more info

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The Complete Book of the Horse

By: Edwards, Elwyn Hartley; Geddes, Candida; Foreword by Richard Meade

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock: 1975

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 19700

ISBN: 0706311698

Condition: Fine


4th printing hardcover in black paper covered boards with sharp tips and spine ends. 319 pp text crisp and unmarked. No names, tears or soil, dj shows negligible surface wear from storage, more than suitable for gift-giving. Red endpapers with black illustration of horse with points marked. An exhaustive tome on the horse includes: History of the Horse, World's Principal Breeds & Types, Health of the Horse, Care & Management, Breeding & Stud Management, History of Riding, Methods & Techniques of Training, Equestrian Sports, The Horse at Work, The Horse and the Arts. View more info

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Horses and Horsemanship

By: Ensminger, M.E., B.S., M.A., Ph.D.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: IL, The Interstate Printers and Publishers Inc: 1969

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller Id: 38939

Condition: Fine


Fine condition 4th edition hard cover in orange/green illustrated boards with sharp tips and lightly bumped spine ends. Internally tight and bright w/former owner's embossed ownership stamp on fep. VG professionally reproduced dj in new mylar displays well. Hefty book with a 2" thick spine is a comprehensive volume of 907 historical and informative pages nicely enhanced by black and white photographs and illustrations. Contents include: History and Development of the Horse industry/ Functional Anatomy of the Horse/ Selecting and Judging Horses/ Determining the Age and Height of Horses/... View more info

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Conditioning To Win

By: Equine Research Publications Staff; Wagoner, Don M., Editor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: TX, Equine Research Inc: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45672

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in black pebbled leather boards with bright gilt titles. 312 pp crisp and unmarked. Beautiful copy with former owners inkless, embossed name circle on upper fore-edge of first two pages and touch of age-toning on edge of page block. Nice overview of conditioning based on various breeds and uses, along with comments by 16 different trainers as to how they 'leg up' their horses. View more info

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Breeding Management & Foal Develpment

By: Equine Research Publications Staff; Wagoner, Don M., Editor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: TX, Equine Research Inc: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45671

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in black pebbled leather boards with bright gilt titles. 700 pp crisp and unmarked. Beautiful copy with former owners inkless, embossed name circle on upper fore-edge of first three pages and touch of age-toning on edge of page block. View more info

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Equine Genetics & Selection Procedures

By: Equine Research Publications Staff; Wagoner, Don M., Editor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: TX, Equine Research Inc: 1978

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45669

ISBN: 0935842055

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover in black pebbled leather boards with bright gilt titles. 542 pp crisp and unmarked. Beautiful copy with former owners inkless, embossed name circle on upper fore-edge of first three pages and touch of age-toning on edge of page block. View more info