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Bloodlines of Hunters & Jumpers in North America Books I, II, III

By: Birdsall, P. H., D.V.M.

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Privately Published: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46925

Condition: Very Good


Very nice trio of paperback in burgundy card covers showing a rider flying a horse over a wide oxer in show jumping. No names, tears or soil in the books. Covers show light color loss at periphery from storage. Text is tight, bright and solid. Highly sought and quite collectible reference set for anyone who wants to know their horse's "family tree". Does your horse have Nasrullah or Man O'War in its past? You can find out now. Book I: General Index/ Cross Reference Index 143 pp. Book II: Hunters/ Three Day Eventers/ Steeplechasers 231 pp. Book III: Jumpers 213 pp. View more info

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Bloodlines of Hunters & Jumpers in North America Book II

By: Birdsall, P.H., D.V.M.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Privately Printed: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46936

Condition: Very Good


First edition glossy paperback with a burgundy/brown background and gold titles showing a person piloting their mount over a decent width oxer at a horse show. A super rare and much sought volume that shows moderate surface wear, color loss at extremities, some light creases and a hint of sunning along head of frt cover from storage. 231 pg glued in text is crisp, unmarked and holding fine. This is volume 2 of a three volume set that covers Hunters/Three Day Eventers/ Steeplechasers. The purpose of this book being to assemble and record the pedigrees and bloodlines of the most prominent... View more info

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The World of Dressage

By: Blake, Neil Ffrench

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday & Co. Inc.: 1969

Edition: First U.S Edition.

Seller Id: 28478

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine 1st U.S. edition black cloth hardcover with sharp tips, gift dedication on fep, else crisp and unmarked. 190 pp including index of photographic data. Full color facsimile photo dj shows wear and color loss at tips from storage. Book is approx 11 1/2" x 8 1/2" x 3/4". With stunning photography and informative commentary the author shows how dressage is basic to the training of all horses, including the hunters, jumpers, the polo pony or the pleasure horse. By watching and interviewing famous international performers, and by sitting quietly listening to them analyze the... View more info

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Alice & Combined Training A Tale of Two Horses

By: Brooke, Geoffrey, Major-General, C.B., D.S.O., M.C.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Seely, Service & Co. Ltd: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44935

Condition: Very Good


1st edition in rust cloth covered boards with bright gilt titles, sharp tips and bumped (not rubbed) spine ends. Foxing on endpps, else crisp, bright and unmarked. 143 pp. Not exlib. Original illust dj shows chips but displays well in new mylar. True story of two horses owned by Major-General Geoffrey Brooke is a factual tale of how he brought these two along to be completely rounded hacks, show jumpers, fox hunters and even polo ponies. Inside is all the details one would need to do so to their own mounts. View more info

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Hi Guy The Cinderella Horse

By: Brown, Paul

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37829

Condition: Very Good


Wonderful 1st edition hardcover with minimal wear, light rubbing to tips and a light water stain along edge and head of spine. Unclipped dust jacket is a professional reproduction with a chip missing from foot of spine and several small chips at head of spine and tips, displays well in new mylar. The wonderful story of Robin, the poor old horse, taken from the pound who could never amount to anything. View more info

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Training Hunters, Jumpers and Hacks. Limited, Numbered, Illust by Paul Brown

By: Chamberlin, Lt-Col. Harry D.; Illust By Paul Brown

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, The Derrydale Press: 1937

Edition: Limited, Numbered First Edition

Seller Id: 46255

Condition: Very Good +


Limited, numbered Derrydale edition of 1250, of which this is copy number: 297. No former names or writing. Bright gilt hunter and titles on green cloth frt board with black composition spine covering that is infamous for chipping along gutters and becoming dull or cloudy has done just that. Spine title barely there, however, the inner hinges and the 329 pp text block on this volume are tight and going nowhere, board tips are all sharp, spine ends are bumped, inner hinge papers as new. Professionally reproduced, rare dj in new mylar shows chips and watermarks still displays ok from the fro... View more info

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Winning With Frank Chapot

By: Chapot, Frank with Newman, Arlene J.; Foreword By Best, Greg

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Breakthrough Publications: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46831

ISBN: 0914327453

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality 1st edition hardcover in slick green paper covered boards with sharp tips and barely bumped spine ends showing a pinch of color loss at tips. Text is tight, crisp and unmarked, no names, tears or soil. 180 pp. Unclipped (and unpriced) dj in new mylar is mint. Chapot writes with the experience of a championship rider, international course designer, judge, trainer and horse breeder. Includes chapters on choosing a winning horse, horse shows, problem solving, team riding, courses, and a section on disputed "poling" method, and "bounce and stride" exercises. As Gr... View more info

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Schooling And Riding The Sport Horse A Modern American Hunter/Jumper System SIGNED

By: Cronin, Paul D.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: VA, University of Virginia Press: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 43433

ISBN: 0813922879

Condition: Fine


Fine hardcover in fine unclipped dj in new mylar. Author presentation copy signed/dated on title page: For Heidi Best wishes for a lifetime of good riding. Paul D. Cronin 12-3-04. 285 pp. View more info

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Parachute Silk A Story For Young Riders

By: Faulkner-Horne, Shirley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, H. F. & G. Witherby Ltd.: 1944

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46968

Condition: Very Good


First printing hardcover in blue cloth with gold title spine. Spine ends bumped, tips brushed but still sharp. Pastedowns spotted, tidy gift presentation and a 1/2" x 1/2" spot of white out on upper edge of fep, rest of 170 page story is clear, with lovely illustrations by Peter Biegel & 'HAZ'. Fair original illustrated dust wrapper has color loss, chips and two bits of cello tape at periphery and a replaced frt flap as most of the original was torn off. Solid working copy. The story is set during the war, when Rufus the dog finds a piece of parachute silk. Ian and Veronica and th... View more info

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Bred in the Bone

By: Faulkner-Horne, Shirley; Foreword By Capt. L.E. Hance

Price: $75.00

Publisher: London, H. F. & G. Witherby Ltd: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43111

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in red cloth with some spotting and color loss at fairly sharp tips, spine ends bumped but not rubbed. Professionally reproduced unclipped dj in new mylar displays well. 128 pp, age toned endpps, text tight and bright. The teen-age author here writes her first tale for children. By it she shows that she is just as much at home writing of the adventures of a little girl and her pony as she is imparting advice and instruction about riding. Throughout the book one follows the exciting career of "Cheery" and her pony "Brownie" with an interest that never f... View more info

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The Athletic Horse His Selection, Work and Management

By: Foster, Carol

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43505

ISBN: 0876058586

Condition: Fine


Crisp, unmarked copy in NF dust wrapper with one micro ding at foot of frt panel. Now in new mylar and displays beautifully. 143 pp of expertise to help you make the most of your sport horse on the flat, over fences and on the ground. View more info

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The Athletic Horse His Selection, Work and Management

By: Foster, Carol

Price: $7.00

Publisher: England, The Crowood Press: 1986

Seller Id: 34878

ISBN: 0946284385

Condition: Fine


Fine hardcover in fine, unclipped (and unpriced) dust wrapper, now in new mylar. Displays beautifully, more than suitable for gifting. 143 pp of expertise to help you make the most of your sport horse on the flat, over fences and on the ground. View more info

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Horses & Jumping

By: Fredricson, Ingvar; Gernandt, Anders; Hedlund, Gunnar; Sederholm, Lars; Translated by Captain K. Aschan, Edited by Daphne Machin Goodall

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Arco Publishing Co. Inc: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller Id: 44684

ISBN: 0668038624

Condition: Very Good +


Black paper covered boards with bright gilt spine title. Tiny rub through paper at foot of spine, tips sharp, 118 pp text crisp and tight. Tidy former owner's name on frt pastedn, else unmarked. Unclipped dust wrapper in new mylar has negligible wear at head of backstrip, no tears or soil. Gift quality first US edition loaded with drawings and b/w stop-frame photos. First half the authors reassess conventional principles and draw new conclusions regarding the 'mechanism' of the horse: the nerve and muscle systems, the different senses, reflexes and coordination between brain and movement. Th... View more info

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Steeplechasing New Edition

By: Hislop, John

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1982

Edition: New Edition

Seller Id: 34629

ISBN: 0851313752

Condition: Fine


First published by Hutchinson in 1951, then reprinted by J. A. Allen & Co. London 1970, this is the New Edition printed in 1982. Book sharp and straight w/lightly age-toned text edges. No names, tears or soil. Unclipped original orange background shows a trace of sunning along upper edge of frt panel, spine ends and head of rear panel but no tears or loss and displays well in new mylar. Foundation volume on the sport illustrated with photos & drawings in black and white by John Skeaping. 256 pp. Very informative book with chapters on the origin & development of steeplechasing, riding good and ... View more info

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Smoke Jumpers

By: Jorgensen, Nels

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, The Children's Press:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 46724

Condition: Near Fine


Undated hardcover in blue paper covered boards with bumped (not rubbed) tips and spine ends. Undated by publisher, No date written by former owners. One page has a tiny hole in margin, else fine. Price clipped dj shows light wear and small closed tear at head of gutter. Jacket now in new mylar and displays beautifully. Teenage story of adventure at a forest conservation school. View more info

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Clear Round! The Champions Greatest Moments In Their Own Words

By: Longland, Julia

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Mayflower Books: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller Id: 34879

ISBN: 0831700122

Condition: Very Good


1st US edition hardcover in butternut paper covered boards. Touch of soil on white frt pastedown, text is tight and bright without writing or marks. Bit of soil at tatty head of dust wrapper spine but still displays well in new mylar. Exciting interviews with the worlds most famous show jumper riders. 192 pp. HRH Princess Anne, Rodney Jenkins, Frank Chapot, Alwin Schockemohle, Debbie Johnsey, Michael Matz, Graham Fletcher, David Broome, Eddie Macken, Hans Gunther Winkler, Lucinda Prior-Palmer, Harvey Smith, Richard Meade, Nelson Pessoa. View more info

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Snowman

By: Montgomery, Rutherford

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, Duell, Sloan and Pearce: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46182

Condition: Near Fine


First edition (so stated) hardcover in mauve cloth covered boards shows bumped and lightly brushed spine ends, tips remain fairly sharp with color loss. The book is not an exlib. 131 pp text is crisp and unmarked but has some foxing on endpprs. Book is in a complete, unclipped original turquoise background dust wrapper with a photograph of Harry de Leyer & Snowman taking a sizable oxer at a show. DJ has color loss and short creases at tips and spine ends. Displays well in new mylar and has kept this book in fine form. Frontispiece and b/w photographs. Biography of the grey Pennsylvani... View more info

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Snowman

By: Montgomery, Rutherford

Price: $125.00

Publisher: NY, Duell, Sloan and Pearce: 1962

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46400

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality 1st edition (so stated) hardcover in tan cloth covered boards showing bumped (not rubbed) spine ends, light color loss at lightly bumped tips and on rear board periphery. Not exlib. 131 pp text is crisp and unmarked, no names, tears or soil but there is some foxing on frt and rear endpps. Un-clipped deep orange background photo illustrated dust wrapper with two short closed tears at head of frt and rear panel, color loss at spine ends and a shallow crease along upper edge of frt cover. DJ is a professional reproduction that is now in new mylar, displays well and has kept this ... View more info

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School Exercises For Flatwork & Jumping. A Handbook for Instructors and Riders

By: Ross, Eleanor

Price: $6.00

Publisher: England, The Kenilworth Press: 2003

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 44959

ISBN: 1872082319

Condition: Fine


As new glossy, uncreased 95 pp soft cover filled with line drawings of ring patterns. Gift quality volume. Useful reference for anybody wanting to improve their performance in the saddle. View more info

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The Horseman's Bedside Book

By: Talbot-Ponsonby, J.A.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford, Ltd.: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 28758

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine first edition hard cover in very good dust wrapper in new mylar showing light sunning along backstrip, bit of rubbing at tips. 224 pp text clean w/name on fep. Britain's leading riding instructor has edited this compilation of 16 light-hearted essays which have been contributed by a team outstanding equestrian writers. Their most readable, yet frequently helpful articles are backed up by a brilliant collection of photographic illustrations. Contents Include: From Point-to-Point by Michael Williams/ Riding For the Million by Lieut.-Colonel C.E.G. Hope/ The Romance of Show Jumpin... View more info