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Image for Mountain of My Dreams The Early Years, The Middle Years, The Later Years. Book 1, 2 & 3

Mountain of My Dreams The Early Years, The Middle Years, The Later Years. Book 1, 2 & 3

By: Antony, Richard T.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Authorhouse: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36869

Condition: Fine


3 books for one price. All are in fine condition. Isbn's 1418404926, 1403384355, 9781434301543. Two published by Authorhouse, Book #1 (The Early Years) published by 1st Books. Story of country living in Rappahannock, Virginia by local author. View more info

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The Legend of Old Faithful

By: Arnold, L. Walker

Price: $7.50

Publisher: TN, University Publishers: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 6918

ISBN: 0931117054

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover in blue boards with gilt titles. Light surface wear and color loss to extremities of unclipped dj. Displays well in new mylar. 364 pp text tight and bright, no names or writing, just a brown soil spot on the edge of page block. Inspirational fiction. The legend of Old Faithful is a story of changed lives. From the hardship and struggle of life in the Kansas dust bowl during the great depression to the picturesque mountains of Eastern Kentucky the story of love and life unfolds. Gene Stratton is searching for the meaning of life and happiness that seems at times so ... View more info

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Woman On A Horse My 17,000 Mile Ride

By: Beker, Ana

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46581

Condition: Very Good


Possible first edition hardcover in black cloth covered boards with gold title on spine. Head of book lightly sunned, spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Exlib marks and stamps are limited but present in the text. No call tags or numbers on spine of book OR dust wrapper. No tears or soil inside the tight and bright 204 pp text. Unclipped, original 3 color illustrated dust wrapper's front panel art continues on dj backstrip. Rear dj panel is off white with one other reading suggestion by this publisher. Dust wrapper has color loss at tips and dpine ends along with four short 1/2" c... View more info

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Mountain Farm Poems from the Berkshire Hills

By: Bulkeley, Morgan

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MA, Hollow Spring Press: 1885

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32859

Condition: Near Fine


Brilliant, crisp 1st edition paperback 95 pg book of poems from the Massachusetts Berkshire Mountain region. ISBN: 0936198127 Grey illustrated card covers show negligible wear, one tiny indentation on rear cover. Lovely nature inspired prose. Author has written 3-5 poems for each month of the year. View more info

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One Day on Beetle Rock

By: Carrighar, Sally

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Alfred A. Knopf: 1945

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 34862

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition, 3rd printing Spine ends and corners bumped. Green cloth boards slightly faded. DJ flaps laid in, 196 pp text tight and age toned at periphery. Tiny ink name on verso fep. Endpps show glorious wood-cut type forest scene. A tale of the nature to be found in the California High Sierra on one typical summer day. View more info

Runaway Pony, Runaway Dog

By: Carroll, Ruth & Latrobe

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Henry Z. Walck, Inc: 1963

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller Id: 45989

Condition: Very Good


Book Club edition hardcover in illustrated paper covered boards. No dj. 80 pp. Corners and spine ends bumped, name at head of title page. This book follows the adventures of a pony named Sassy and a little dog named Tough Enough through the mountains of Tennessee and North Carolina. View more info

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Looking-For-Something. The Story of a Stray Burrow of Ecuador

By: Clark, Ann Nolan

Price: $5.00

Publisher: The Viking Press: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 2986

Condition: Very Good


1st edition 2nd printing 1954. Illustrated HB boards are bumped and show soil and edge wear. 55 pp text is clean with a few page dents from turning. Gray Burro was a stray burro looking for something, he didn't know quite what. But he looked for it all over Ecuador, from the banana trees, through the city of Guay-a-quil, down the rivers, and up the high mountains, until he found the "something" he'd been searching for so long. View more info

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d'Aulaires' Trolls

By: d'Aulaire, Ingri & Edgar Parin

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday & Co: 1972

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 43124

ISBN: 0385133391

Condition: Very Good +


Lovely 2nd printing paperback with negligible color loss at tips, one small taped closed tear on rear cover, very solid copy, 62 pp. Describes the various kinds of trolls found in Norway's mountains and relates some of the stories associated with them. View more info

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Babar's Little Girl

By: De Brunhoff, Laurent

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41805

ISBN: 039498689X

Condition: Very Good


Tight bright oversized hardcover, too large for flat rate envelope. Lightly rubbed at tips, one taped page, else tight and bright. Isabelle, the new baby in Babar's family learns to walk and gets lost in the mountains. View more info

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Fiesta Colt

By: Farwell, Martha

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Rinehart & Company, Inc: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 28728

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover in green cloth boards that are soiled, rubbed and sunned on spine. 178 p. text tight and bright. Non-authorial gift dedicaiton in pencil and vintage bookstore sticker on fep dated 1947. Not exlib, no dj. Young teens chapter book horse story with a western theme, set in the Santa Ynez mountains, California near Santa Barbara. Chapters include: The Mysterious Ranch/ Fiesta Saddle/ The Telephone Call/ Cops and Robbers/ Ramon and Christy Disagree/ Ups and Downs/ Felices Pascuas/ The Enchanted Horse Ranch/ El Gaucho/ The Hidden Corral/ Vacation for Aunt Winnie/ Ramon and G... View more info

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Scotty's Mare

By: Gard, Robert

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Duell, Sloan and Pearce: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46450

Condition: Good


Solid, exlib first edition reading copy in illustrated rusty red buckram cloth boards that show rub through cloth at four tips and both spine ends. Pocket pulled but all 152 pages present. Page block is tight with some finger soil, hinge papers are fine, no tears seen in the text. Former owner's handwriting on frt pastedown. All there but not pretty. However, the unclipped color illustrated dust wrapper looks VG in shades of browns, black, and cream is unique as it has the appearance of some old paper, nailed onto a wooden wall with the edges of paper curling and with chips and tears at ... View more info

Scotty's Mare

By: Gard, Robert E.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Duell, Sloan and Pearce: 1957

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46424

Condition: Fair


Solid, exlib first edition reading copy in green cloth boards that show tape stains on cloth, spine ends bumped, tips fairly sharp but there is heavy shelf wear at lower tips & foot of spine and half of the board feet rubbed through with boards showing. Pocket and all 153 pages present with tape marks & handling soil on endpprs. Page block is tight and clean, hinge papers are fine, no major soil, no tears seen in the text. All there but not pretty. However, the unclipped color illustrated dust wrapper looks VG in shades of browns, black, and cream is unique as it has the appearance of som... View more info

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A Horse Called Dragon

By: Hall, Lynn

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Follett Publishing Co.: 1971

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46405

ISBN: 0695401343

Condition: Very Good


Tidy third printing of the first edition exlib hardcover in illustrated 'Titan' buckram library binding showing a large drawing of the head of the leopard appaloosa 'Dragon'. Pocket and all pages present. Library stamps on edges of 96 page block. Call tag on backstrip. Tight bright offering without a dust wrapper. Again and again the two horses collided. Each time, the collision was more one-sided. Finally, the pounding stopped, the dust settled, and the old stallion moved slowly away. Dragon was master of the herd. So began Dragon's leadership of a herd of Mexican mustangs, the smal... View more info

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New Day for Dragon

By: Hall, Lynn

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Follett Publishing Co.: 1975

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46406

ISBN: 0695405152

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first printing, tidy exlib hardcover in illustrated 'Titan' buckram library binding showing a large drawing of a boy riding Dragon bareback in bare feet. Pocket and all pages present. Library stamps on edges of 123 page block. Occasional light finger soil in margins, no text obscured. Call tag on backstrip. Tight bright offering without a dust wrapper. Once he had roamed the mountains of Mexico, a small but high-hearted stallion, proud leader of a herd of wild mustangs. Then man had shattered his life, driving him from his mountain freedom into the prisons of stock pen and... View more info

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Sweet By and By SIGNED

By: Hermes, Patricia

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Harper Collins Publishers: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 37879

ISBN: 0380974525

Condition: Fine


Beautiful quarter bound cloth has negligible wear. Unclipped dust jacket has minimal wear and shows well. 'For Kara' Best Wishes, Patricia Hermes and date is on title page. 192 pages of tight & bright text with no writing, tears, soil or blemishes. Eleven-year-old Blessing has lived with her grandmother in a cabin in the Tennessee mountains since she was two years old, secure in a relationship of love and shared music, but now she has to accept that her grandmother is dying and that she must continue life without her in a new home. View more info

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Stormy The First American Mustand

By: Hogner, Dorothy Childs

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson's Books For Young People: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46444

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality undated (circa 1940) wartime compliant hardcover in green cloth covered boards with bumped spine ends but tips remain sharp. 128 pp text is crisp and unmarked save for negligible foxing dot on endpapers. Price-clipped, original dust jacket has a 1" closed tear on rear panel and a micro 1/8" chip at head of rear gutter. Green background dj with black line drawing and titles on frt panel and backstrip show a bit of age-toning at periphery of both panels, still displays well in new mylar. Stormy was born during a hurricane. His mother was a white Arabian and his father ... View more info

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Horses For Courses An Irish Racing Year

By: Holland, Anne

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Edinburgh, Mainstream Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29092

ISBN: 184018910X

Condition: Fine


First Edition. gift quality hardcover in solid blue textured paper covered boards with gilt title spine. No names, tears, soil anywhere. Positively unread, the199 page text is crisp, the board tips are sharp and the glossy photo illustrated dj frt panel shows four horses racing on the beach. Dust wrapper has been placed in a new, removable archival mylar sleeve. This book is not just for racegoers and horse lovers, but for *anybody* in love with the Emerald Isle. This meticulously researched book, for which author Anne Holland visited every Irish racecourse and met many of Ireland's top ... View more info

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Gene Autry and the Golden Ladder Gang

By: Hutchinson, W. H.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: WI, Whitman Publishing Company: 1950

Edition: Authorized Edition

Seller Id: MK46642

Condition: Very Good


Clay beige colored leatherette covered boards illustrated with red and green title and title with a green/red spur and green lariat creating a loopy frame around title on frt board, solid green title on spine. 1/4 x 1" sticker pull near upper tip of frt cover, other tips and spine ends bumped but not rubbed. Gutters not cracked, this volume had no cellophane on it (as published) Does have Whitman and the number 2349 at foot of backstrip. Black and white illustrated endpapers have a tidy ink gift ded at head of fep is hard to make out with all the mountains and sky behind it. Inner hing... View more info

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Manhattan

By: Knaff, Jean Christian

Price: $8.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30338

ISBN: 0571146538

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition hardcover with lightly bumped lower tips, else as new. "Manhattan lives in a strange landscape of mountains and castles"; alone and lonely until he meets Julia. View more info

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Wild Horse War

By: Lee, Ranger

Price: $18.00

Publisher: London, Collins Wild West Club: 1952

Seller Id: R46555

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality collectible in Cheeto-orange colored cloth covered boards with black titles on backstrip. Spine ends bumped, tips still fairly sharp. 188 pp text is crisp and unmarked, hinge papers fine, Price-clipped original dust wrapper has a bright color illustration of two cowboys riding horses and packing one other. No chips or closed tears, white background dj shows light handling soil but displays well in new mylar. There were not a score of them, or a hundred or five hundred. At a rough count there were at least ten thousand of them. They were wild horses, or fuzz-tails, and as th... View more info