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Image for Vicky The High Jumper  A True Story Black Labrador Retriever

Vicky The High Jumper A True Story Black Labrador Retriever

By: Burrows, Celia

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Australia, Mimosa Publications Pty Ltd.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 41303

ISBN: 0732704375

Condition: Fine


24 pp. A family who could not afford to buy a dog find a stray black Labrador which they keep and train to jump agility fences in a dog show. View more info

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Team Roping Fundamentals & Fast Times A Western Horseman Book

By: Camarillo, Leo and Witte, Randy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: CO, The Western Horseman: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33197

Condition: Good


1st edition magazine size paperback. Lower edge of photo-illust front cover has a minor ding, light wear and a crack along spine edge from a sideways bent. All 127 pages very clean and crisp with little sign of use. A Western Horseman Book includes: Preface/ Intro/ Equipment/ Heading/ Heeling/ Action/ Horses/ Cattle/ Profile/ Rules/ Terminology. View more info

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Dressage Test Technique Threshold Picture Guides Number 29

By: Cammaerts, Judy

Price: $5.00

Publisher: England, Kenilworth Press Ltd.: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46144

ISBN: 1872082513

Condition: As New


Fine first edition, gift quality paperback in glossy illustrated card covers showing sharp tips and sharp stapled spine ends. 24 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Includes: Intro, Training, Homework and Preparation, Learning the Test, Paces and Rhythm, The Center Line, Halt and Salute, Circles and Turns, Transitions, Lengthening the Stride, Give and Retake the Reins, Rein-back, Counter-canter, Arriving at the Show, Riding-In, Final Preparation, Riding the Test, Analyzing the Judge's Comments, The Collective Marks, Ten Points to Remember. View more info

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The Complete Illustrated Labrador

By: Cartledge, Joe and Liz

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Ebury Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 1365

ISBN: 085223046X

Condition: Very Good


1st edition in glossy illustrated boards show light surface wear, corners bumped, few red paint spots on head of spine area, 135 pp text as new. Great pictorial view of this fine hunting dog and trusted family companion. Complete w/training suggestions and some amazing photos of dogs in flight doing what they do best. Retrieving the prize. View more info

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Old Dog, New Tricks

By: Cate, Dick

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Elsevier-Dutton: 1978

Edition: First American Edition

Seller Id: 1327

ISBN: 052566730X

Condition: Very Good


67 pp. Not exlib. Beige paper covered HB boards/illust dj. Book is very clean w/minimal corner bumps. Spine cracked at title page, all pages tight and going nowhere. Unclipped dj has several small chips and surface wear, small moisture mark on rear dj flap only, displays well in new mylar. Nice story: Billy's dad doubts he can learn a new trade after years spent in an English coal mine, just as he doubts the family dog can ever be properly trained. View more info

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A General System of Horsemanship Facsimile of the London Edition of 1743 Limited Edition

By: Cavendish, William Duke of Newcastle; Foreword By W.C. Steinkraus, Technical Commentary By E. Schmit-Jensen

Price: $195.00

Publisher: NY, Winchester Press: 1970

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller Id: 46312

ISBN: 0876910223

Condition: Near Fine


First Limited edition hardcover in brown cloth boards with gilt spine title. tips and spine ends sharp. Limited to 1450 copies. No names, tears or soil, inner hinges fine. Original un-clipped dj in new mylar has a .75" chip at head of spine, a .75" closed tear at foot of frt and rear panels and two .50" closed tears at head of frt panel. Super light handling soil on plain ecru paper rear dj panel, but still displays beautifully and has kept this book in fine form. 241 pp text is fresh and bright. Massive tome requires extra postage, it is approx 1.25" x 13" x 9.75"... View more info

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Wandy the Wild Pony

By: Chaffee, Allen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1960

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 14034

Condition: Very Good


Revised hardcover in very good jacket. Not exlib. Blue boards with red illustration of Wandy are ever so lightly bumped at spine ends. Innards fine. Price clipped photo-reproduced dj in new mylar displays beautifully. Wandy, a Devon moor pony fended for himself until his capture by two children and an Irish groom. During his training many exciting and comic things happened, riding to hounds, the great Pony Show and yet, in spite of a growing pride in his accomplishments, and though he could not help but feel affection for his young master and mistress, he watched for a chance to regain his fre... View more info

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Training Hunters, Jumpers and Hacks. Limited, Numbered, Illust by Paul Brown

By: Chamberlin, Lt-Col. Harry D.; Illust By Paul Brown

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, The Derrydale Press: 1937

Edition: Limited, Numbered First Edition

Seller Id: 46255

Condition: Very Good +


Limited, numbered Derrydale edition of 1250, of which this is copy number: 297. No former names or writing. Bright gilt hunter and titles on green cloth frt board with black composition spine covering that is infamous for chipping along gutters and becoming dull or cloudy has done just that. Spine title barely there, however, the inner hinges and the 329 pp text block on this volume are tight and going nowhere, board tips are all sharp, spine ends are bumped, inner hinge papers as new. Professionally reproduced, rare dj in new mylar shows chips and watermarks still displays ok from the fro... View more info

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Winning With Frank Chapot

By: Chapot, Frank with Newman, Arlene J.; Foreword By Best, Greg

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Breakthrough Publications: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46831

ISBN: 0914327453

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality 1st edition hardcover in slick green paper covered boards with sharp tips and barely bumped spine ends showing a pinch of color loss at tips. Text is tight, crisp and unmarked, no names, tears or soil. 180 pp. Unclipped (and unpriced) dj in new mylar is mint. Chapot writes with the experience of a championship rider, international course designer, judge, trainer and horse breeder. Includes chapters on choosing a winning horse, horse shows, problem solving, team riding, courses, and a section on disputed "poling" method, and "bounce and stride" exercises. As Gr... View more info

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Health Knowledge Health and Growth Series

By: Charters, W.W., Ph.D.; Smiley, Dean F., M.D.; Strang, Ruth M., PH.D.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, The Macmillan Co.: 1935

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 26482

Condition: Good


Tight bright 2nd printing hardcover in royal blue cloth with black/orange cover illustration of three boys, two standing on dock watching the third swim in a lake. Rear board show three youngsters diving off a higher pier. Very cute display/decorating item. Second printing, put out same year as the first, 1935. Exlib with all pages present, no pocket or evidence of ever having had one. Light rubbing at tips. Slight musty smell and slightly wavy page block with very faint water mark on periphery of pages (margins only). 255 pp. A juvenile text book suitable for home schoolers or parents in gene... View more info

Image for A History of Horsemanship. The Story of Man's Ways and Means of Riding Horses From Ancient Times to The Present

A History of Horsemanship. The Story of Man's Ways and Means of Riding Horses From Ancient Times to The Present

By: Chenevix-Trench, Charles

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, Doubleday & Co. Inc.: 1970

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 45949

ISBN: 0385031092

Condition: Very Good +


First edition hardcover in dark green cloth boards with bright gilt title spine. Lower tips & foot of spine bumped but not rubbed, upper tips still sharp. DJ art is a wrap around oil painting fox hunting scene: Full Cry by John Nost Sartorious and shows some creasing at spine ends, a micro bit of color loss at lower frt board tip, else fine. No names tears or soil. Profusely illustrated in color and b/w. 10" along spine, 320 pp. This is not a book on how to ride, it is the story of how men and women have ridden over four thousand years and why they have ridden so. From the times of th... View more info

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War Department Basic Field Manual Animal Transport

By: Chief of Cavalry

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1938

Seller Id: 34895

Condition: Good


Beige paperback cover soiled, creased and with name at head of cover, starting at foot of spine. 223 pages unmarked, holding fine. All there but not pretty. Includes: Horsemanship/ Remount Training/ Animal Management/ Wagon Transportation/ Pack Transportation/ Index. View more info

Image for Cavalry Field Manual Horse Cavalry  FM 2-5

Cavalry Field Manual Horse Cavalry FM 2-5

By: Chief of Cavalry

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, Government Printing Office: 1940

Seller Id: 34892

Condition: Fair


Beige paperback has 2 pencil names on taped on, abraded frt cover, 302 pages with fold out maps, spine cracked but all pages holding fine. Rear paper cover missing. Still, remains usable, all there but not pretty. Includes: Mounted Drill/ Fundamentals/ Commands/ Signals/ Manual of Arms for the Rifle, Mounted/ Rifle Squad/ Rifle Platoon/ Light Machine-gun Squad/ Light Machine-gun Platoon/ Rifle Troop/ Heavy Machine-gun Squad/ Heavy Machine-gun Section/ Heavy Machine-gun Platoon/ Heavy Machine-gun Troop/ Caliber .50 Machine-gun Squad/ Caliber .50 Machine-gun Section/ Caliber .50 Machine-gun P... View more info

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Teaching The Music Tree A Handbook For Teachers

By: Clark, Frances; Goss, Louise; Grove, Roger

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NJ, Birch Tree Group Ltd: 1973

Edition: Third Printing

Seller Id: 32138

ISBN: 0874871247

Condition: Near Fine


Tight bright 23 pg third printing paperback is crisp and unmarked with few creases along spine edge from storage. Includes: Preface, Organization, Time to Begin: Parts A, B, C, Pitch Notation, Other Musical Signs, Rhythm, Technical Warm-Ups, Theory, Creativity and Composing, Ear Training, On Teaching, Postscript, Chart of the Frances Clark Library. View more info

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Buying and Reschooling Ex-Racehorses

By: Coldrey, Chrisopher and Victoria

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, The Crowood Press: 2000

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 29266

ISBN: 1861260881

Condition: Near Fine


Tight bright reprint hardcover in lightly soiled green boards with gilt title on spine. DJ in new mylar shows a chip at lower front panel fore edge and a taped tear on back panel but displays well. 112 pp. Much sought work from a dynamic British duo which draws on two case histories to demonstrate precisely what is involved in finding and choosing your project, what to look for and what to avoid. From assessing his potential and planning the training program through initial preparation and work in the loose school and over poles to riding away and further training. View more info

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Race Horse Training

By: Collins, Robert W.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: KY, The Blood Horse: 1958

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 34847

Condition: Fine


Fine navy pebbled boards with bright gilt spine title. This is the reprint of the work published in 1938. 312 pp + 5 pages of illustrations not included in the original edition. More than suitable for gift giving. 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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Observations on Fox-Hunting

By: Cook, Colonel H.P. 28th Dragoons; Intro by Lord Willoughby de Broke

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Edward Arnold and Co.: 1922

Edition: First Pennant Edition

Seller Id: 32005

Condition: Fair


First printed for the author by William Nicol, London., 1826. This is the New edition printing by Edward Arnold and Co., London 1922. Solid working copy, all there but not pretty. 4to hardcover in orange paper covered boards with gilt fox mask and titles on cover and black cloth spine. Cloth along front gutter is spotted & chipped with small splits. The backstrip holding fine but has areas of loss showing webbing. Corners bumped and rubbed and the boards somewhat soiled. Book now sleeved in clear polyester cover. Inner hinge papers fine, light foxing here and there, 144 page block tight a... View more info

Image for International Military Education and Training: An Assessment McNair Paper 44

International Military Education and Training: An Assessment McNair Paper 44

By: Cope, John A.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: DC, National Defence University Press: 1995

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 25686

ISBN: 0010717552

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback with lightly darkened backstrip. no names or tears, 75 p text as new. This one ISBN pulls up several titles in this series offered at the Institute for National Strategic Studies - National Defense University. This ISBN is printed on the copyright page as published. Chapters include: To Enhance Security, Legislative Background, The Structure of U.S. Foreign Military Education and Training, Foreign Military Education and Training in FY 1995, A Framework for Evaluating IMET's Effectiveness, Contributions to Long-Term Regional Stability, Contributions to Building Co... View more info

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Griffons Bruxellois A Foyles Handbook

By: Cousens, Marjjorie; Foreword By Stanley Dangerfield

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, W. & G. Foyle Ltd.: 1960

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33002

Condition: Very Good


Glossy 1st edition photo illustrated boards rubbed along upper board edges and head of spine, sunned along lower foot of frt board. Internally tight and bright w/tiny old ink price and initials on tip of fep, else crisp and unmarked. Illust with b/w photo section in center of book. 106 pp. Breeding, care, training, etc. View more info