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Riding Recollections

By: Whyte-Melville, G. J.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Chapman and Hall: 1878

Edition: 3rd Edition

Seller Id: 46978

Condition: Good


Third edition 1978 hardcover with an attractive double bridle & spur embossed into the frt board. Red cloth covered boards double ruled in black, with good gilt still visible on the darkened backstrip. Book extremities bumped with upper tips lightly rubbed and spine end cloth split and frayed. Red cloth grubby in places but still a desirable personal working copy. Three names on front endpapers, small water stain on foot of frt and rear endpapers showing some red color bleed from the fabric. Front mark continues only to the contents page, rear mark extends about 10 pages in from rear boa... View more info

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Songs & Verses

By: Whyte-Melville, G.J.; Illust Lionel Edwards

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Company Ltd: 1926

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 40027

Condition: Very Good


Lovely 2nd printing hardcover in navy blue cloth with bright gilt titles on frt board and backstrip. Corners bumped showing color loss but no major rubbing. Cloth on boards not pulled as tight as it could be, bit of wavyness but nothing offensive. Pictorial dj in new mylar is a professional reproduction that displays well and will keep this book in fine form. Text unmarked save for age toning on end pages. Most of the colored tipped-in plates on heavy brown card stock by Lionel Edwards are in fine condition save for one with a faint crease (no chipped edges) and one plate shows some crea... View more info

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SHOW is a Four Letter Word an Incomplete Guide to Eventing Your Horse

By: Wiley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: CA, The Wiley Works: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31802

ISBN: 0930601009

Condition: Near Fine


Tight bright paperback with light rubs to tips, internally crisp and unmarked. Unpaginated, approx 80 pgs of b/w cartoons showing eventing mishaps, judging mix-ups and horse hilarity. View more info

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Jimi Hendrix Kiss the Sky

By: Willett, Edward

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NJ, Enslow Publishers, Inc: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 37415

ISBN: 0766024490

Condition: Good


First Edition hardcover with colorful photo of the artist. Overall in good condition but tips of corners & spine are rubbed with board tips showing. Ex-lib with all pages present, no pocket or evidence of ever having one, no call stickers on spine or rear board. 160 pages. Very clean pages with crisp edges. Biography of a famous American rebel, dramatic, highly readable stories of a controversial person - Examines how his music spoke to the social problems of his time. Tracks the lasting impact on American culture. View more info

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Pony to Jump

By: Williams, Dorian

Price: $18.00

Publisher: VT, The Stephen Greene Press: 1964

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 38747

Condition: Very Good


Aqua hardcover with gilt lettering has owner name printed on front cover, is lightly soiled and foot of spine has been bumped hard. Unclipped, professionally reproduced dj in new mylar displays well. 115 pages with crisp text have previous owner name on front paste down other wise no markings or tears. This is a wonderful book that is clear and simple in its instructions, starts right at the beginning, and allows no short cuts. The Norman Thelwell illustrations are priceless! View more info

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Riding "Play the Game" Series in DJ

By: Williams, Mrs. V.D.S.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Educational Productions Ltd: 1954

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 27861

Condition: Very Good


Rare first edition in buff colored hardcover boards with lightly rubbed tips. Ever so slight insect damage on front board fore edge (few specs), No names tears or soil on the crisp text. Original dust wrapper in new mylar is very lightly sunned along top edge and shows bits of loss at extremites, but remains bright in brown and primary yellow colors. 126 pg collectible volume of equestrian horsemanship: Contents: First Principles, Paces of the Horse, Equipment, Care of the Horse, Recreation and Sport, More Advanced Horsemanship. View more info

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Riding "Play the Game" Series Published for the British Horse Society

By: Williams, Mrs. V.D.S.; Foreword By M. P. Ansell, Chairman British Horse Society

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Educational Productions Ltd: 1966

Edition: Third Edition

Seller Id: 39078

ISBN: 071580152X

Condition: Good


Very good 3rd edition hardcover with yellow paper covered boards showing sharp tips and bumped spine ends. Front end pp neatly excised, light glue marks on endpps. Unclipped original peach background DJ in new mylar with wrap-around art shows color loss and light wear at tips, sunned on spine, still displays ok. 134 pg very well illustrated complete compendium on all aspects of horse care and horsemanship. View more info

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Dan's Naughty Car Little Poppet Series No. 38

By: Williams, Violet M.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Dean & Son, Ltd: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 10543

ISBN: 0603085202

Condition: Good +


1st edition hardcover has small sticker pull and faint ink stamp on title page, text pulled at staples a bit but not loose and going nowhere. Ghosting from erased pencil price on illustrated fep. Corners of moderately soiled boards showing. Rare Deans Little Poppet Series Book, number 38. 20 pp. Dan the duck finds a car in his pond one morning and he and his friend Daisy pull it out, dry it off and try to go for a ride but the car ends up being moody, changing it's colors and running away when Dan says he's going to lock it up in his garage, when he does, the car breaks out and takes off. Th... View more info

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Southern Skies Cry SIGNED

By: Williams-Lawrence, Valerie J.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: PA, A Magnolia Press Publication: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 37938

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback with negligible wear but does have a couple of small areas of discoloration. 76 pp tight & bright text with no tears, writing or blemishes. Presented to 'Betsy, Continue expressing your artistic self and showing/revealing the truth, passion and beauty that is in all of us' signed by Valerie '88. A collection of southern inspired poems. View more info

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Castaways in Lillipput

By: Winterfeld, Henry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace & Co.: 1961

Edition: Book Club (BCE/BOMC)

Seller Id: 26907

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine hard cover book club edition showing very light surface wear along board lower edges and foot of spine, dj in new mylar shows negligible soil on white back panel, light rubbing at spine ends and one 1/4" closed tear at head of rear panel. Bookmark clipped from rear panel, half of panel remains. Still displays well. 188 pp. View more info

The Flight To America

By: Winther, Christian; Re-writtn from the Danish by Piet Hein

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Denmark, Glyndendal: 1978

Edition: 2nd Edition

Seller Id: 45937

ISBN: 8701570528

Condition: Very Good


Second edition hardcover in illustrated matte paper covered boards showing sharp tips and bumped foot of spine. Light soil on buff background covers. 15 pp text is in both English and Danish, is beautifully illustrated in soft hues by Danish artist Schmidt. Not exlib, no names, tears or soil inside. Story tells of a small boy who has received bad marks at school, has been scolded by his mother for having torn his trousers and whose girl friend has forsaken him. He decides to leave home and flee to America, where in his imagination the streets are paved with gold, the trees have candy flowe... View more info

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Going Up, Going Down

By: Wittram, H.R.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Holt Rinehart and Winston: 1963

Seller Id: 6837

Condition: Good +


Heavy corner wear with boards showing, text is tight and bright with "Chester Park" tiny stamp on frt paste down, no other marks or tears. Cute story of a knight who ran the elevator at the Children's Tower, a city tower that only children could go in which was filled on every floor with toys, dolls, musical instruments and so forth. View more info

Wise-Quacks (Wisequacks) Jokes and Riddles

By: Wolf, Jill

Price: $12.00

Publisher: OH, Antioch Publishing Co: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42074

ISBN: 0899549500

Condition: Near Fine


First edition paperback in illustrated card covers showing light surface wear, light sunning along spine edge, stickers that were originally included are missing. 24 pp text crisp and unmarked. No names, tears or soil inside. Gift quality offering. View more info

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What's Next

By: Wood, Robert S.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: MA, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 42393

ISBN: 0395316111

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, 1st printing hardcover in butternut colored cloth boards with black titles. Book has sharp tips and spine ends but frt board is slightly sprung. Illust with b/w photos throughout. 31 pp text and photos showing a progression of events invite the reader to guess what the completing photo will be. View more info

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The Wet Walk

By: Woodard, Carol

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PA, Lutheran Church Press: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30825

Condition: Near Fine


First printing paperback in illustrated card covers showing color loss on plain olive green rear cover. Tips and spine ends fairly sharp. 32 pp text is clean and unmarked, one micro 1/2 closed tear on outer edge of title page. Sunday Church School Series Class Storybook 7 published by Lutheran Church Press, 1968. No other date or printing mentioned. Albert is happy it is raining. He puts on his yellow raincoat and rain hat, then his black rain boots and goes outside. He attempts to recruit the household dog and cat to accompany him but to no avail. So he goes out alone around the yard, ... View more info

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My Box and String

By: Woods, Betty

Price: $38.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1967

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 30828

Condition: Near Fine


Collectible copy in brilliant, unread, crisp, uncreased condition. Third printing showing negligible sunning at spine edge, barely brushed tips, age toned text is unpaginated, about 45 pages. Binding is stapled. Cute vintage illustrations. I made a thing with a box and string. What kind of thing can it be? A house for a doll? for a duck? for a dog? for a cat? for a bird? or for me?. View more info

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Cooking with Berries

By: Woolfolk, Margaret

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Clarkson N. Potter Inc.: 1979

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 46214

ISBN: 0517534290

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality, Straight, sharp hardcover in red paper covered boards with yellow backstrip showing negligible spotting. Spine ends bumped, tips sharp. Not exlib, no names, tears or soil in the 217 pp text. Original color illustrated, unclipped DJ shows few micro rubs at tips and spine ends, displays beautifully in new mylar. No other date besides 1979 by Clarkson Potter, so possible 1st printing. 217 pp loaded with recipes for cooking with berries of all types. View more info

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Three Little Horses at the King's Palace

By: Worm, Piet

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1962

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46943

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover in illustrated cream background paper covered boards with bumped and brushed tips and spine ends showing color loss with the lower front board tip just peeking through the paper. Cream paper shows light yellowing from age but still displays beautifully. 62 p. text is as new save for a couple of light finger soil marks on second front endpapers, else crisp and unmarked. Absolutely no crinkles from page turning, no tears, no writing, not exlib, no issues. 62 p. text is is fine, absolutely no crinkles from page turning, no tears, no writing, not exlib, no issues save f... View more info

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Three Little Horses Blackie, Brownie and Whitey

By: Worm, Piet

Price: $48.00

Publisher: NY, Random House: 1958

Edition: Second State

Seller Id: 46942

Condition: Good +


First edition (second state) hardcover in illustrated blue paper covered boards with bumped and brushed tips and spine ends showing color loss only, no boards showing through the blue paper outer layer. One small sticker pull in upper right corner of frt board is touched up with blue marker than is close enough in hue not to be an eyesore. 62 p. text is crisp and bright with no crinkles from page turning, no soil or tears anywhere. Only barely visible ink signature on the vividly illustrated fep. Rear board also has the three horses running under a large yellow smiling moon in the sky. T... View more info

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The Riddle Kingdom

By: Wyler, Rose

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Scholastic Book Services: 1969

Seller Id: 46741

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing paperback showing light surface wear and curling to both cover outer tips. Tiny bit of clear cello tape at both ends of spine. Name on mustard yellow background title page is crossed out with brown crayon, 48 pp text tight and bright. Bit of waviness at tips of head of page block. Book of silly riddles suitable for children. View more info