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Lord Henry Bentinck's Foxhounds

By: Bentinck, Lord Charles

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. Ltd:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46875

Condition: Very Good


Attractive 1st edition hardcover in taupe cloth covered boards with bumped spine ends and lower tips, brown spine title. No names, tears, or soil in the 145 pg text. Frontis photo and a further 12 b/w photos & 5 fold-out pedigrees. Undated, circa 1930. Lord Henry's list of the most remarkable dogs and bitches in his pack is given here. His hounds were so well thought of and so much used that their blood runs in the veins of the majority of well-bred hounds at the present time. Includes pedigrees of: Lord Ducie's Crazy ('40)/ Mr. Foljambe's Herald ('35)/ Mr. Foljambe's Sparkler ('36)/ Mr. F... 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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Julie Brown's Directory to Labrador Retriever Pedigrees 2002

By: Brown, Julie

Price: $27.00

Publisher: PA, JuliSturman: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 34027

ISBN: 0001917404

Condition: Fine


Book are heavy stock flexible cardboard with gilted lettering on front cover with Labrador Retriever and gilted lettering on the spine. Covers and text in fine condition. 199 pgs. View more info

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Stud Managers Handbook Based on Lectures Given at the Stud Managers Courses at the University of KY, Lexington.

By: Compilation Authored

Price: $12.00

Publisher: KY, University of Kentucky: 1954

Seller Id: 42874

Condition: Very Good


Blue grained card covers with red plastic comb spine, silver gilt horse and titles on cover. Light color loss at tips, micro rub at upper cover fore edge, frt cover lifting along fore edge. Advisors: William Du Pont Jr./ Walter M. Jeffords/ George D. Widener, A.B. Hancock Jr., Dr. Richard E. Shope. General Chairman Dr. F.E. Hull. Based on lectures and other material presented at the various Stud Managers Courses held at the University of Kentucky in 1951-1952-1953-1954. 213 pp. View more info

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Eclipse & O'Kelly

By: Cook, Theodore Andrea, M.A., F.S.A.

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton & Co. Inc.: 1907

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: GG43103

Condition: Very Good


First US edition hardcover in red cloth boards with pair of bright gilt horse head medallions and blk titles on frt board, back strip dull but gilt title legible. Wear and rubbing at extremities but a good solid volume now protected in heavy mylar cover. Hinge papers fine, one packet which includes two pp of text and two glossy plates loose and laid in. 313 pp with light foxing throughout. First US edition, displays well on the shelf. Title continues: Being a complete history so far as is known of that celebrated English thoroughbred Eclipse (1764-1789) of his breeder The Duke of Cumberland ... View more info

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Horse-Racing The Breeding of Thoroughbreds and a Short History of the English Turf

By: Craig, Dennis

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen: 1963

Edition: Third Revised Enlarged Edition

Seller Id: 31927

ISBN: 0851310869

Condition: Fine


Brilliant copy in red hardcover boards with sharp tips and spine ends, light brushes to tips of clean, white background, unclipped dj with b/w reproduction of 'Bay Middleton and Barbelle at the Stud', by J.F. Herring Sr. displays beautifully in new mylar sleeve. Collectible copy with original printed receipt from J. A. Allen laid in, dated Oct 11, 1965. 192 pp. Dennis Craig has given a complete, popular guide to horse breeding and racing which can serve both as a general reference book for the expert and as a simple textbook for the novice. Considered a classic by leading authorities of the Tu... View more info

1956 The Sheshoon, Ballymanny, Gilltown, Ongar and Sallymount Studs: Ireland

By: H.H. Aga Khan, Cyril Hall Mgr Turf Lodge, The Curragh Stud, Co. Kildare

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Privately Published: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46310

Condition: Very Good


Very nice former library hardcover in hunter green grosgrain type cloth with British tan diagonal stripe ruled in gilt with gilt titles and 1956 date. No sunning on the cloth anywhere, book was properly stored. This is a very tidy exlib without any call tags (or markings whatsoever, no title) on the backstrip, one bumped corner and other three still sharp and barely brushed (no broken cloth), and bumped spine ends. Has a California Polytechnic State University Library ink stamped on 3 sides of page block and head of slightly age-toned fep along with library sticker placed there. Opposing f... View more info

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The Foxhound Kennel Stud Book of America (Consolidated) Volume V 1908-1930

By: Higginson, A. Henry M.F.H.

Price: $85.00

Publisher: MA, A. T. Bliss & Co: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40233

Condition: Very Good


Brilliant copy in burgundy cloth boards with gilt M.F.A. medallion on frt board and bright gilt title on spine. Tips bumped showing color loss, head of spine rubbed. No names tears or soil in the 231 pgs. Title continues: A list of forty-four packs of foxhounds owned or controlled by recognized and registered hunts and by members of the Masters of Foxhounds Association of America. More than suitable for gift giving or a collector's library. View more info

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To Horse! A Treatise on Horses and their Management, Including Chapters on the Training of the Young Horse, Equitation, Hints for Instructors, Bitting and First-Aid Treatment

By: Hitchcock, Captain F.C., M.C.; Foreword By Liet.-Colonel Sir Percy Laurie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blackett, LTD.: 1948

Seller Id: 34723

Condition: Very Good


Good condition undated hard cover in green cloth boards with bright gilt titles and horse head on backstrip. (Circa 1948) Corners bumped but not severely rubbed, page block tight w/foxing on edge of page block and on a couple of endpapers, title page and dedication page but not within the remaining text. 360 pages plus 16 pp of adverts in rear. Former owner's tidy name on fep ( J. L. Dalryuple). Unclipped original dust jacket shows loss at tips but displays well in new mylar. Illust w/reproductions by Munnings, b/w photos and line drawings from unnamed artist. Chapters Include: Foreword... View more info

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To Horse! A Treatise on Horses and their Management, Including Chapters on the Training of the Young Horse, Equitation, Hints for Instructors, Bitting and First-Aid Treatment

By: Hitchcock, Captain F.C., M.C.; Foreword By Liet.-Colonel Sir Percy Laurie

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1938

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 31851

Condition: Good


Bright 1st US edition in green cloth boards with bright gilt titles and horse head on backstrip. Dust wrapper in new mylar is a professional reproduction from the Hurst & Blackett UK edition. Cloth on frt board rippled but no water damage inside. Small poke through cloth on backstrip near rear gutter. There is also a poke in the text that appears to have been made by the book binders needle because it migrates into the sewn signatures in the rear of the book, not affecting any text. Corners bumped but not severely rubbed, Cloth slightly rippled. Page block tight w/foxing on endpapers and on ... View more info

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Index To Stakes Winners 1865-1967 2 Volume Set owned By Margaret C. Woolums, Jockey Club President

By: Hogan, Clio D.

Price: $325.00

Publisher: Solvang, CA, Flag Is Up Farms:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31943

Condition: Near Fine


Two near fine, first edition collectible volumes without marks within. Boards show negligible color loss to still sharp tips of pumpkin colored cloth, brown cloth backstrips with bright gilt titles are not bumped. Edges of page blocks show the words Pedigree Associates in red marker on both volumes and Pedigree Associates address stamp on front pastedown. "Magic Books" written neatly and in small font on head of each front board and barely noticeable on brown backstrips. Presumable, because these volumes held magical information for breeders of today. These are presentation copies ... View more info

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Sires And Dams of Stakes Winners 1925-74

By: Hollingsworth, Kent Editor

Price: $28.00

Publisher: KY, The Blood-Horse, Inc: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31942

Condition: Fine


Fine collectible copy. Unmarked, no names, notes, tears or soil. First Edition. Top edge of tabbed page block in gilt. 1553 pp. Dark green leather boards lettered in gilt on the spine within a black title box. Acknowledgment of source material is made to Daily Racing Form.and to The Jockey Club". View more info

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The Foxhound Kennel Stud Book of America (Consolidated) Volume XII - 1969-1972

By: Jones, Joseph J.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Masters of Foxhounds Association of America: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40008

Condition: Fine


Brilliant copy in burgundy cloth boards with gilt M.F.A. medallion on frt board and bright gilt title on spine. 326 pgs crisp and unmarked with four matching burg leather tabbed dividers present. Title continues: A List of One Hundred And Thirty Five Packs of Foxhounds Owned or Controlled by Recognized and Registered Hunts and By Members of the Masters of Foxhounds Association of America. More than suitable for gift giving or a collector's library. No former owners marks but the provenance of this volume is from the library of Dr. William Lay, former MFH of the Oakbrook Hounds, IL. View more info

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The Foxhound Kennel Stud Book of America (Consolidated) Volume XI - 1963-1968

By: Jones, Joseph J.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Masters of Foxhounds Association of America: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40007

Condition: Fine


Brilliant copy in burgundy cloth boards with gilt M.F.A. medallion on frt board and bright gilt title on spine. 360 pgs crisp and unmarked with four matching burg leather tabbed dividers present. Title continues: A List of One Hundred And Twenty Packs of Foxhounds Owned or Controlled by Recognized and Registered Hunts and By Members of the Masters of Foxhounds Association of America. More than suitable for gift giving or a collector's library. Provenance of this volume is from the library of Dr. William Lay, former MFH of the Oakbrook Hounds, IL. and bears his name/addy stamp on both endpps. View more info

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The Foxhound Kennel Stud Book of America (Consolidated) Volume X - 1956-1962

By: Jones, Joseph J.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Masters of Foxhounds Association of America: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39944

Condition: Fine


Brilliant copy in burgundy cloth boards with gilt M.F.A. medallion on frt board and bright gilt title on spine. 310 pgs crisp and unmarked with four matching burg leather tabbed dividers present. Title continues: A list of ninety-one packs of foxhounds owned or controlled by recognized and registered hunts and by members of the Masters of Foxhounds Association of America. More than suitable for gift giving or a collector's library. No names present, however this came from the library of Dr. William Lay, former MFH of the Oakbrook Hounds, IL. View more info

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The Gentleman's New Pocket Farrier Comprising a General Description of the Noble and Useful Animal, The Horse with Modes of Management in all Cases, and Treatment in Disease

By: Mason, Richard, Skinner, J.S.

Price: $100.00

Publisher: PA, Lippincott, Grambo & Co.: 1855

Edition: New Edition

Seller Id: 45514

Condition: Good


New Edition entered to the act of Congress, in the year 1848, by John Grigg. Solid brown cloth hardcover with red quarter bound leather back strip and titles. Front hinge paper cracked, board tips rubbed, text lightly foxed but holding fine. The Gentleman's New Pocket Farrier, Comprising a general description of the noble and useful animal the Horse; Together with the quickest and simplest mode of fattening; necessary treatment while undergoing excessive fatigue, or on a journey; the construction and management of stables; different marks for ascertaining the age of a horse, from three to nin... View more info

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Pedigrees of Leading Winners 1981 - 1984

By: Pickering, Martin and Ross, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, J.A. Allen & Co. Ltd.: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33041

ISBN: 0851314139

Condition: Fine


Brilliant 1st edition in bright red boards w/gilt titles. 194 pg text crisp and unmarked. Collectible and presentable for any horseman's library. View more info

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Pedigrees of Leading Winners 1960 - 1980

By: Pickering, Martin and Ross, Michael

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, J.A. Allen & Co. Ltd.: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33042

ISBN: 0851313728

Condition: Very Good +


Sporting library book plate and small signature covered with white-out on frt pastedn. Tips bumped with upper tips lightly rubbed. Bright gilt titles on kelly green cloth boards. 198 pg text crisp and bright. View more info

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Register Of Thoroughbred Stallions 1925 Vol VII

By: Prior, F.M.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Sporting Life And Sportsman Office: 1925

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: GG40525

Condition: Very Good


Title continues: Containing the tabulated pedigrees and racing performances of two hundred and eight sires at the Stud in Great Britain and Ireland. Together with an Appendix, giving shorter pedigrees of four hundred and eighty-four additional Stallions. Red cloth hardcover with bright gilt titles. Tips bumped and rubbed but not frayed. Small closed break in cloth on rear board fore-edge, gutters fine, hinges fine. 259 pp text bright, spine cracked in several places but no loose leaves or problems. Additional 7 pp Index to Horses and Mares shewn with two of more generations in the foregoing Pe... View more info

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Thoroughbred Broodmare Records 1962

By: The Blood Horse

Price: $35.00

Publisher: KY, The Blood-Horse, Inc: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31940

Condition: Near Fine


Fine collectible copy with negligible color loss to extremities, tips not rubbed through cloth. Unmarked, no names, notes, tears or soil. First Edition. Top edge of page block in gilt. 1001 pp with 103 pg section: Sires of Broodmares and 167 pg index. Burgundy cloth covered boards lettered in gilt on the spine within a black title box. The 24th volume in the series. Acknowledgment of source material is made to Daily Racing Form.and to The Jockey Club". Errata section (following first main section); plus index at rear. View more info