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The Complete American Cocker Spaniel

By: Austin, Morman A. & Jean

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45861

ISBN: 0876051298

Condition: Very Good


First edition exlib hardcover in glossy illustrated boards with sharp tips and bumped spine ends, head of spine a tad soiled, no dj as issued. 222 pp text is crisp and unmarked save for school stamp on title page, rep neatly removed. All topics concerning the friendly, bouncy and personable Cocker Spaniel. Great volume for breeders to give to new owners they sell puppies to. View more info

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Play Ideas for Tots

By: Blaine, Annie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Hart Publishing Co.: 1957

Seller Id: 21997

Condition: Very Good


1st edition paperback in aqua wrappers has very light color loss at still sharp tips. Previous owners name on front cover, and an old price sticker on back cover. 64 pp text has illustrations on nearly every page. Book is 5.25" x 7". Easy to make things-to-do on a rainy day. Simple playthings to make from materials found in every home. A Domino Book. View more info

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Craftstrip Braiding Projects

By: Boy Scouts of America

Price: $10.00

Publisher: TX, Boy Scouts of America: 1996

Seller Id: 45849

ISBN: 0839531699

Condition: Near Fine


Super nice uncreased glossy paperback with sharp tips and spine ends. Bright yellow card cover copy has no names, tears or soil. Red lettering and drawing of braided colored soft plastic strips of what we used to call "gymp" as kids to create items of use or for fun. Cover shows a braided leash type of rope with a formed handle. 32 pp. Use flexible product gymp to fashion your own jewelry, crafts and useful items for the home. View more info

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Scouting in the Eastern Orthodox Catholic Church

By: Boy Scouts of America

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NJ, Boy Scouts of America: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45848

Condition: Fair


Illustrated card covers show soil, s amall round hole in rear cover & water damage, as does the text. Some pages had adhered and have since been steamed open, with no paper pulls to text. A stapled, 24 pg, small 8vo wrinkled, reading copy. No. 3014. Includes: The Eastern Orthodox-Catholic Committee on Scouting, The Scout Oath, The Scout Law, What is Scouting?, Cub Scouting, Boy Scouting, Exploring, Local Parish - Scouting Relationship, Orthodox Spiritual Values in the Program, The Alpha Omega Award, Written Helps. View more info

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Boy Scout Parents' Book

By: Boy Scouts of America

Price: $9.00

Publisher: NJ, Boy Scouts of America: 1961

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45847

Condition: Near Fine


Stapled softcover with red/white background card covers with red and white lettering. Booklet has sharp tips and spine ends, negligible surface soil, light color loss along stapled spine, foot of cover split at foot 1/2 inch. 32 pp text is crisp and clean. No names, tears or soil inside. A gift quality offering to assist families in enjoying and enriching their lives with each other. Chapters include: How Parents Grow, Age Eleven, Your Son and Boy Scouting, Help Him Be a Scout, Help Him Join, Now the Uniform, The Man Who Leads, Troop and Patrol Meetings, Outdoor Adventure, Boy ... View more info

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Cub Scout Family Book

By: Boy Scouts of America

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Boy Scouts of America: 1980

Seller Id: 45846

Condition: Near Fine


Fiftieth Anniversary edition stapled softcover with bright yellow card covers with navy lettering. Booklet has sharp tips and spine ends, negligible surface soil, 32 pp text is crisp and clean. No names, tears or soil inside. A gift quality offering to assist families in enjoying and enriching their lives with each other. Contents include: Part 1: Building a Home and Family, Giving and Receiving Love, Learning, Coping, Holding Fast, Letting Go, Communicating, The Whole Family, Summing Up. Part 2: How You can Use the Cub Scout Program, Fitting the Cub Scout Program In, Using t... View more info

Trails of Destiny

By: Chatham, Larry

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Robert Hale Ltd: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46541

Condition: Very Good


First edition exlib hardcover in red paper covered boards with black titles and line drawing of a man on a rearing horse with a lariat in this hand. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Tape marks on red boards from formerly fixed dj. 159 pp text tight and bright without names or tears but an occasional soil spot or fingerprint. Un-clipped original color illustrated dust jacket shows a cowboy on a blue-gray or grulla horse jumping into the air as three more guys on horses come up over the rim to chase him. Book displays well on the shelf with lightly soiled, lightly sunned, light yellow b... View more info

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Country Life Magazine November 1933 Vol. LXV. No. 1. Fox Hunting Cover & Articles, Carriage Driving Issue

By: Compilation Authored

Price: $27.00

Publisher: NY, Country Life: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44606

Condition: Good +


Good copy with both covers firmly attached but rear cover has a 7x8 inch area clipped off of rear cover with old yellow tape marks on rear cov and last pg. Light surface soil mostly along fore edge and small ink price and ghosting from erased pencil words on upper cover tips. Very attractive painted close-up of a huntsman and 3 couple foxhounds on frt cover. Two half inch closed tears at foot of frt cover, text tight and bright with much ado regarding the pursuit of Reynard. 85 pp including articles on: Renaissance in Virginia/A House by the Sea/ Constructing a Courtyard/ The Meadow Brook C... View more info

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Horse Sense Cause and Correction of Horse and Rider Problems

By: Condax, Kate Delano; Foreword By Bruce Davidson

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Prentice Hall Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 25226

ISBN: 0133951464

Condition: Near Fine


Very good 1st edition hard cover in brown paper covered boards lightly sunned at periphery from storage, 118 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped original dust wrapper in new mylar displays well. Exhaustive list of problems corrected by this ace horsewoman. Simple, clear advice. View more info

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Riders of the Gabilans

By: Dean, Graham M.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: NY, Viking Press: 1944

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33432

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover. DJ has a 1"x1" 'piece missing in the upper fore-edge of front panel, small chips at spine ends and tiny rubs at tips. Now in new protective mylar and displays very well. Previous owner's name fep, remainder crisp and unmarked. Very nice copy in rust cloth with brown cowboy on rearing horse on frt panel. 191 pp. This is a fast paced western for young adults. The main character is the youngest cowboy on the Double Springs Ranch. There is plenty of excitement, danger, and suspense. View more info

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Daisy's Bayou Tales SIGNED

By: Douglas, Daisy Howard

Price: $22.00

Publisher: VA, Publishing Connections Inc.: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 42804

ISBN: 1930119046

Condition: Fine


Glossy illust 1st edition hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends. Not exlib. Author's full name and date on endpp. Not dedicated to anyone in particular. 72 glossy pp. The author wrote this book of short stories to share the background of her storytelling tradition and the whole village approach of rearing children, that was the custom during her childhood. View more info

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The Island Stallion's Fury

By: Farley, Walter

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1951

Edition: Eighth Printing

Seller Id: 21470

Condition: Good


8th printing exlib hardcover re-bound library boards with surface worn but visible image of rearing red horse on cover. Professionally reproduced dj in new mylar has a chip at head of ft panel but displays well in new mylar. 243 p. text tight with some fingerprints and a stray pen doodle on blank fep. All pages and pocket present. Steve Duncan and his friend Pitch had discovered a lost world behind the high barrier walls of Azul Island in the Carribean Sea. They alone knew of the existence of Blue Valley and the pure-blooded horses which lived there. For Pitch it meant an unrivaled opportuni... View more info

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Wagons & Horses

By: Fitz Roy, Olivia

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Collins - The Children's Book Club: 1956

Seller Id: R46394

Condition: Near Fine


Solid reprint hardcover in blue paper covered boards with black spine title. Not exlib. Book tips and spine ends bumped but not rubbed. Text is tight and crisp with age-toning at the periphery and foxing at head of 255 page block. Backstrip is lightly sunned at ends where dj was chipped, as well as head of rear board. Original, un-clipped (and unpriced) dj shows several open ships at head and foot of both frt & rear panels and both spine ends and some rubbing with small chips and color loss at both frt board tips and along frt dj flap fold. Lively color illustration on dj frt and backst... View more info

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Jack Russell Terriers

By: Harmar, Hilary

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Foyles Handbooks: 1974

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: MK46668

ISBN: 0707105293

Condition: Near Fine


Glossy pictorial boards have one bumped tip, text crisp and unmarked. CHAPTERS: THE REVEREND JOHN RUSSELL OF DEVON / HISTORY AND ORIGIN / CHARACTER AND TEMPERMENT / BREEDING AND THE VALUE OF PEDIGREE / THE STUD DOG / THE BROOD BITCH AND HER PUPPIES / CHOOSING, REARING AND TRAINING A PUPPY / COMMON AILMENTS. View more info

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Flying Horseshoe Trail

By: Horsley, David

Price: $48.00

Publisher: London, Robert Hale Ltd: 1966

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46401

Condition: Very Good


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. This is a solid retired library book with all pages and pocket present. One small soil spot in margin of last page, rest of 159 page block appear clean and soft, not brittle, no age-toning. Un-clipped color illustrated dust wrapper is complete with a touch of rubbing and light watermarks at spine ends (no musty smells, no water damage within), also a bit of discoloration at foot of rear pan... View more info

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Dealing with Horses

By: Kelly, J.F.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: London, Stanley Paul: 1972

Edition: Revised

Seller Id: 45805

ISBN: 009112400X

Condition: Near Fine


Revised hardcover in green paper covered boards are sharp and straight. Spine ends bumped, 159 pp crisp and unmarked. No names, tears or soil. Hinges fine. Top edge of dj lightly rubbed & has a 1" closed tear, front lower dj flap is trimmed but price sticker remains. This book sets out to remedy the deficiencies that face the newcomer and to help him attain a practical understanding of many facets of dealing with horses. It also gives expert and authoritative advice on how to set up as a dealer, how to prepare horses for sale and to the rearing of young stock. View more info

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The Miniature Horse A Dillion Remarkable Animals Book

By: LaBonte, Gail

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MN, Dillon Press Inc: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46299

ISBN: 0875184243

Condition: Good


First edition hardcover in glossy photo illustrated boards with lightly bumped tips and spine ends. 1/4" abrasion on the corner where the sunned spine meets cover 2" up from foot of spine plus a 3" x 2" square of yellow glue residue from removed bookplate on upper tip of blank fep. No dj, or names, tears or soil, Not exlib, or remainder. 60 pp text tight and bright. Describes the appearance, behavior, and rearing of the miniature horse and discusses its development, uses and growing popularity in North America. View more info

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Horse Crazy

By: Lilienthal, Jesse M.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Julian Messner, Inc: 1941

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 44427

Condition: Good


Gift quality book in bright yellow hardcover boards with a rearing horse on front cover displays beautifully w/sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Faint soil at extrems from handling, some foxing on preliminaries. This is a reprint, published in 1941, the first year as the first printing. 256 pp. A collection of horse stories with a focus on racing. View more info

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What To Do Until The Grownup Arrives The Art & Science of Raising Teenagers

By: Novello, Joseph M.D.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: WA, Hogrefe & Huber: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41824

ISBN: 0889370400

Condition: Fine


Fine first edition hardcover in near fine dj with light color loss at extrems, no chips or tears. DJ now in new mylar and looks fab. Gift quality book without names tears or soil. Solid advice on child rearing. View more info

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Phantom Horse

By: Pullein-Thompson, Christine

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London and Glasgow, Collins: 1962

Seller Id: 46332

Condition: Good


Solid hardcover in light blue paper covered boards with a silver seagul and The Seagull Library on foot of frt board. Lower edge of boards sunned, all corners and spine ends bumped but no rub through. Gift dedication on fep from former owner, hinges fine, 188 pp text browned but not brittle, edges of page block darkened. Professionally reproduced color dj shows color loss at spine ends and along front flap fold line, which is 1/4" from proper fore-edge of frt board, still displays well in new mylar with rearing horse on dj backstrip. When Jean and her brother Angus learned that their ... View more info