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Image for Horse-Sense and Horsemanship of To-Day  Economy and Method in Training Hunters and Polo Ponies

Horse-Sense and Horsemanship of To-Day Economy and Method in Training Hunters and Polo Ponies

By: Brooke, Geoffrey; Intro By General The Earl of Cavan and Lord Wodehouse, M.C.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1924

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27837

Condition: Good


1st edition hardcover in dark green cloth boards with gold titles show bumped corners and some light 'mottling on cloth at fore-edge of frt board, shows well on the gilt title spine. No dust wrapper. 180 tight and bright heavy stock pages without tears or soil. A wonderful read, profusely illustrated with 41 b/w photos. Clear, concise and current forward seat info within including polo, the galloping game. Chapters include: The Rider's Seat & Hands, Theory - Jumping Qualifications - Condition - Balance - Bits, First Lessons - Free Jumping - Schooling In Long Reins - Circular Manege - Sch... View more info

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Childcraft Volume Eight 8 Creative Play and Hobbies

By: Compilation Authored

Price: $7.00

Publisher: IL, Field Enterprises: 1949

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 45783

Condition: Very Good


Orange pebbled cloth shows three children playing marco polo or some hiding game in front of a tree. Tips and spine ends rubbed, 274 pp text fine with charming color illustrated endpps by Milo Winter. Includes: Games for Indoors and Outdoors, Quiet Play, Making the Most of your Home, Games for Travel, Planning a Party, Choosing a Hobby, Playmaking and Play Acting, Drawing and Painting, Writing Our Thoughts, Making Toys and Playthings, Cooking Up Fun, Adventures in Handwork, Puppets and Marionettes, Sewing for Fun, Making Musical Instruments. View more info

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Victor Perard's Drawing Horses

By: Cook, Gladys Emerson

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Pitman Publishing Corp.: 1956

Seller Id: 34863

Condition: Very Good


Landscape format, light surface wear from storage, small poke near foot of spine on frt cover does not touch the 48 pp text. Step-by-step instructions on how to draw the equine in many action forms including, Playing Polo, Jumping, Racing, Dressage Movements and so much more. Possible 2nd printing, hard to tell on this one. View more info

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Our American Horse

By: Hogner, Dorothy Childs

Price: $15.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44122

Condition: Very Good


Tight bright 1st edition in blue cloth boards with bright gilt illustration and titles on frt board. Lower fore edge of both boards faded, bit of discoloration on pastedns and endpps in same area, text unaffected. Tips and spine ends sharp. NOT exlib. Tiny, obscure vintage bookstore sticker on foot of fep. 114 pg well illustrated text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped professionally reproduced dj in new mylar somewhat tatty along top edge w/small closed tears and few small chips, still displays well. This is the story of the American Horse. Beginning with the Mustang, the narrative progresses... View more info

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Our American Horse

By: Hogner, Dorothy Childs

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Thomas Nelson & Sons Ltd.: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 32767

Condition: Very Good +


Tight bright 1st edition in blue cloth boards with bright gilt illustration and titles on frt board. Tips lightly bumped but not rubbed. NOT exlib. Bit of color loss at tips. Tasteful engraving on former owner's bookplate on fep. 114 pg well illustrated text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped professionally reproduced dj in new mylar somewhat tatty along top edge w/small closed tears and few small chips, still displays well. This is the story of the American Horse. Beginning with the Mustang, the narrative progresses to our own day (1944) and the part the horse is playing in the American war ef... View more info

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Playing and Coaching Water Polo

By: Smith, James R., B.S., M.S.

Price: $45.00

Publisher: CA, Interscholastic Sports Publishing Co.: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 36998

Condition: Very Good


Exceedingly rare volume, stated First Edition in blue cloth boards with faded (but legible) yellow titles on back strip. Ex-lib with pocket and all 159 pages present. Inner hinges fine, text tight and bright. Well illustrated with b/w photos and diagrams with full page b/w photo frontis of author. View more info

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Walt Disney's Stormy

By: Walt Disney Productions

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, Juvenile Productions Ltd:

Seller Id: 45643

Condition: Very Good


Undated hardcover in nice shape with color loss at tips and spine ends, 3/4" closed split in gutter paper at head and foot of frt board. illustrated board covers; contents well illustrated; no inscriptions or writing but some foxing present. Measures approx 10.5" x 8.5" . 26 pp. Very good authorized edition based upon the Walt Disney motion picture Stormy. A true story of a thoroughbred colt who grows up to be a polo pony. View more info