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Image for The American Mustang Preserve Our Wildlife Series

The American Mustang Preserve Our Wildlife Series

By: Adrian, Mary

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Hastings House: 1964

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 31515

Condition: Very Good


Very good 1st edition hard cover in vg dj. Not exlib. Green cloth boards square, clean and tight. 61 pg illustrated text crisp and unmarked. Unclipped dj in new mylar is tatty, shows some light cellophane peeling at head of front panel, rubbed spine ends with 1/2" loss on each, 1 1/2" closed tear at head of rear dj panel. The story of a typical American mustang from birth to maturity well illustrated in b/w throughout. View more info

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The Wild Arabian

By: Anderson, Marilyn D.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Willowisp Press: 1987

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 23214

ISBN: 0874062071

Condition: Good


2nd printing paperback with light surface wear at tips from storage. Name and number on fep, else 94 pp text crisp and unmarked. Can Garnet tame this wild Arabian? Suddenly the Arabian's body filled with wildfire. His dark eyes haunted her. If Garnet could afford the horse, could she turn it into a winner? View more info

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Homesteaders' Horses

By: Barnett, Grace & Olive

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, Oxford University Press: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44698

Condition: Near Fine


First US edition in orange cloth boards with sharp tips and bumped foot of spine Black spine title quite legible. Blk silhouette on cover of two children riding double on one horse. Not exlib. Colorful unclipped dust wrapper is a professional reproduction that shows small chip at upper tips but displays well with wrap around art. New mylar dust wrapper sleeve has been placed. 141 pp text crisp and unmarked. Very uncommon tale of two early settler's children and their adventures, one of which is capturing two horses that took off the day they stopped to stake their claim. View more info

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American Wild Horses

By: Beebe, B. F.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: NY, David McKay Company: 1964

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 23262

Condition: Good


1st Edition hardcover in dust jacket. Exlib with typical stamps. Card pocket and all pp present, tape marks on pastedowns, rear flap of wrinkled dj is clipped taking some of the blurb written there. 180 pp. A factual presentation based on firsthand accounts, gathered in parts of the country where wild horses survive, from the men and women concerned with them. Describes the Przewalski horse, the wild ponies of Assateague and Ocracoke, the mustang, and wild burros found today in the eastern and western United States. View more info

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Woman On A Horse My 17,000 Mile Ride

By: Beker, Ana

Price: $38.00

Publisher: London, William Kimber: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46581

Condition: Very Good


Possible first edition hardcover in black cloth covered boards with gold title on spine. Head of book lightly sunned, spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. Exlib marks and stamps are limited but present in the text. No call tags or numbers on spine of book OR dust wrapper. No tears or soil inside the tight and bright 204 pp text. Unclipped, original 3 color illustrated dust wrapper's front panel art continues on dj backstrip. Rear dj panel is off white with one other reading suggestion by this publisher. Dust wrapper has color loss at tips and dpine ends along with four short 1/2" c... View more info

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The Legend of the Ghost Pony Chincoteague Island, Virginia

By: Bernstein, Joseph

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Canada, Dexter Colour: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42046

Condition: Near Fine


1st edition paperback showing negligible surface wear from storage, no names, tears or soil. An old folk tale of a white pony saving a school-full of children in Spain moves to the New World when the Spanish ponies are ship-wrecked on Chincoteague Island. View more info

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Wild Horse Island

By: Bialk, Elisa

Price: $45.00

Publisher: MA, Houghton Mifflin Co.: 1951

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 38311

Condition: Very Good


Not exlib. Green pictorial hardcover has fading along upper edge, color loss along spine, boards are showing on tips & on upper edge and head & foot of spine are frayed. Professionally reproduced dj is price clipped, displays well in new mylar. Illustrated end papers have barely perceptible owners name in pencil. 201 pages of crisp text without tears. Loaded with fab Paul Brown line illustrations. Honest-to-goodness cowboys, ranch life on a Montana island, and experiences shared with new found Cub Scout friends make Chicago-born Jim think his new home is really tops. And as if all this was not... View more info

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War Paint An Indian Pony

By: Brown, Paul

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1936

Seller Id: 46011

Condition: Good


Reprint of the first edition with letter A and L-12.66 [MH] on copyright page. Solid exlib hardcover in taupe colored cloth boards with reddish- brown illustration of Indian and horse on cover, same color titles on backstrip. No call tags or exlib marks on spine of book (but there is a capital letter J on the backstrip of the dj, that matches the J written in pencil above the Price Hill school stamp on copyright page. Board tips and spine ends are bumped with shelf wear on all 6 surfaces (4 tips, 2 spine ends). Internally the only thing visible pertaining to its former library life is th... View more info

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War Paint An Indian Pony

By: Brown, Paul

Price: $85.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1936

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 46303

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first printing hardcover in illustrated yellow cloth boards with a red illustration of a Native American and his horse on frt cover, backstrip ends are bumped but not rubbed and have matching red titles. Internally, the book is fabulous. Hinge papers are fine, 96 page text is of heavier gauge paper and is clean, has no tears, chips or names. Original, unclipped dust jacket ($2.00) has a repaired chip at the head of frt panel next to the dj flap fold, small chips and color loss at spine ends, triangular chip at head of rear gutter that starts at head of spine and goes round t... View more info

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Wandy Wins! More Adventures of Wandy the Wild Pony

By: Chaffee, Allen

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1952

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 15593

Condition: Very Good


Reprint hardcover in professionally reproduced dj in mylar shows light surface wear, few micro chips and one closed tear at foot of frt panel. Negligible edge wear to boards, text tight and bright with former owners name on fep. 171 pp. Crisp and unmarked. Not exlib. Ever since Wandy first opened his eyes upon a Devon moor the life of that high spirited pony has been full of adventure. He has become a favorite of those who love the smell of open country and the sound of hoofs. Again the author shows that intimate knowledge of horses and love of the Devon moors that made her first book "Wa... View more info

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50 Charles M. Russell Paintings of the Old American West from the Amon Carter Museum

By: Chapin, Louis Intro & Commentaries

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Crown Publishers: 1978

Seller Id: MK46634

ISBN: 0896600084

Condition: Very Good


Lovely oversized paperback book filled with glorious color art renditions of the work of Charles M. Russell. Cowboys and Native American's riding horses working, fighting, gathering food, etc. Skirmishes and Sundowns, campfires and prairies. Book measures 15" x 11 3/4". Prints inside vary in size but any or all of them would be super on the wall in a rustic western style frame. Corners of paper covers are rubbed, there's a bit of yellowing on the white background covers, former owner's name on title page. Book ships by media mail only. No international sales on this volume. Too ... View more info

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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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Banner: The Pacing White Stallion

By: Chipperfield, Joseph E.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson: 1974

Seller Id: R46560

ISBN: 0091101506

Condition: Very Good


Second printing of the first edition hardcover in very lightly bumped blue paper covered boards with black spine titles. Gift plate on fep, this book was awarded to a school child for good participation. Edge of 187 page block shows some fly specks on fore-edge, light soil on head of same. Corner clipped dj has a sticker price next to the clipped portion. Jacket shows color loss at tips and spine ends, a bit on flap folds, no chips or tears. White background rear dj panel is grubby and has a b/w photo of the author with his two dogs, a german shepherd and a terrier type. A Navajo India... View more info

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Dark Fury Stallion of Lost River Valley

By: Chipperfield, Joseph E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co. LTD.: 1956

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46563

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardcover in brown paper covered boards with black spine title. Spine ends bumped but not rubbed, tips still fairly sharp, small 'ding' at head of both boards. Not exlib. 218 pp text is crisp and unmarked. Unclipped taupe background illustrated dust jacket has pen dracing on the D and F in the title. Jacket shows micro chips to tips and spine ends with one larger crescent shaped chip to head of rear panel near gutter but doesn't affect the nice spine horsehead illustration. some color loss along frt dj flap folds, DJ now in new mylar and displays well. After Coeur D'Alene I... View more info

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Stud Adventures In Breeding

By: Conley, Kevin

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Bloomsbury Books: 2003

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 30089

ISBN: 1582343322

Condition: Near Fine


Few light surface dents on upper cover corner, spot of white-out on inside rear cover, else as new. 209 pgs. Synopsis: Sex. Money. Horses. Every year, on Valentine's Day, the great Thoroughbred farms open their breeding sheds and begin their primary business. For the next one hundred and fifty days, the cries of stallions and the vigorous encouragement of their handlers echo through breeding country, from the gentle hills of Kentucky to the rich valleys of California. Stud takes us into this strange and seductive world of horse breeding. We meet the world's leading sire, Storm Cat, the Triple ... View more info

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The Snow Pony

By: Crompton, Anne Eliot

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Pocket Books: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 29209

ISBN: 0671785079

Condition: Near Fine


Light wear at tips of cover, internally fine. Moving to a small Massachussetts town and finding it hard to make friends, thirteen-year-old Janet takes a job with Mr. Flower, "the mad hermit of Winterfield," helping him tame and care for a wild pony named Pearl, a surprise gift for his adored grandson who will visit in the spring. Janet knows nothing about horses but Mr. Flower teaches her and Janet helps turn Pearl into a beautiful, glossy pet. Now she's ready to challenge Marigold, the stuck up snob who snubbed her in school. But spring and Mr. Flower's grandson are almost here, Janet... View more info

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Pecos Bill Finds A Horse

By: Darling, Kathy

Price: $25.00

Publisher: IL, Garrard Publishing Co.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 24473

ISBN: 0811640477

Condition: Fine


1st edition hardcover with sharp tips and spine ends in clean white background boards with tidy gift dedication on fep, else as new. 40 p. In need of a mount, Pecos Bill first tries a wildcat and a bear, then ends up with a legendary mustang. View more info

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The Sport of Our Ancestors

By: De Broke, Lord Willoughby Editor

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Constable & Company Ltd: 1921

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 23503

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in red cloth boards with gilt title spine and fox with hunting hounds amidst oak leaves on frt board. 279 pp. Twenty tipped-in plates (four in color) on grey card . Red boards with gilt spine lettering lightly sunned, gilt titles still quite legible. Corners bumped but not rubbed. Text tight and bright with remnants of grey card now removed on blank fep. Age toning on endpps but overall interior condition is very clean. 'Of all field sports it can be claimed that the pursuit of wild animals by packs of Hounds served in the field by men mounted on horses is the most ex... View more info

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The Wind of the Camargue

By: de Cesco, Federica; Translated from the German By Stella Humphries

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, The John Day Company: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40603

Condition: Good +


1st edition hardcover exlib with pocket and all pp present. Names and tape marks on endpps. Original color photo illust dj in new mylar displays well with color photo of one of the wild White Horses of the French countryside region of Camargue on frt panel. 191 pp. Best-selling author of novels for young people Federica de Cesco was born near Venice, spent her childhood in Italy, East Africa, Germany and Belgium studying languages, art and philosophy. At the age of 16, angered by a teacher's comment that she had no literary talent, she wrote her first book which was published in France and the... View more info

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Slim Evans and his Horse Lightning

By: Dean, Graham M

Price: $28.00

Publisher: The Goldsmith Publishers: 1934

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 2853

Condition: Good


Solid 1st edition hardcover in orange paper covered boards with black title. Paper at spine ends chipped. Illustrated boards are bumped and rubbed w/ yellowing text. 251 p. Both inner hinge papers split, but text is tight. Slim Evans receives a secret letter and becomes a cattle detective. While he is investigating, shots are fired and his horse Lightning is stolen. He meets up with a man who has also received a secret letter, and they join together to investigate the cattle rustlers and reclaim his horse, Lightning. View more info