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Polo at Great Meadow, The Plains VA 10 Yr Anniversary Book

By: Compilation Authored

Price: $18.00

Publisher: VA, Polo Great Meadow: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 40652

Condition: Fine


As new glossy 48 pp magazine with a brief overview history of the polo activities at Great Meadow, The Plains VA. Photos of the players, local adverts and more. Cover states Ride for Charity which was a promotional even played in 2004. Includes 4pp of fab color drawings of polo play and action by Sam Savitt. Collectible and uncommon polo offering View more info

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Six Chukkers of Love

By: Hetherington, Wm. Clark

Price: $26.00

Publisher: IN, Author House: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46922

ISBN: 1420828932

Condition: As New


Brand new, gift quality first edition crisp unmarked hardcover in navy cloth covered boards with bright gilt spine title. Head of spine lightly bumped, foot and four tips sharp. 126 pp illust with b/w photos. Unclipped photo-illustrated glossy dust wrapper in new mylar displays beautifully. Six Chukkers of Love is more than Clark Hetherington's autobiography. It is a first-hand account of the history of polo in the United States post World War II. Clark knew all of the movers and shakers, great players and sundry characters that were responsible for polos growth and development. His book i... View more info

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The Polo Encyclopedia

By: Laffaye, Horace A.; Foreword by Stephen A. Orthwein

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NC, McFarland & Company, Inc.: 2004

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 46971

ISBN: 0786417242

Condition: Very Good


First edition, first printing softcover in colorfully illustrated card covers with clear cello tape diagonally over the 4 cover tips. This is a barely used former library book without any call numbers or writing on the spine of the book or covers. Two whited out library names on front endpapers and one on inside rear cover. Plus there is one library stamp with a small marker X over it, (not whited out), on the head only, of the page block. Fore-edge and foot of page block unmarked. Faint sticker pull on head of half title page from removed (empty) library borrowing date stamps. 413 pp text ... View more info

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The Pimm's Book Of Polo

By: Lloyd, John; Roberts, Michael; Major Ronald Fertuson Editorial Adviser

Price: $35.00

Publisher: VT, Trafalgar Square Publishing: 1989

Edition: First US Edition

Seller Id: 40998

ISBN: 0943955173

Condition: Very Good


An attractive and oversized 1st edition hardcover. Tips bumped but not rubbed, spine cracked at title page but no loose leaves. Two closed tears at unclipped dj flap fold, displays well in new mylar. Not exlib. First American Edition. 240 pp. Quintessentially a game of style, polo is the most aristocratic of all ball games. The Pimm's Book of Polo takes you inside the sport that has experienced a splendid renaissance over the last few decades. A stunning collection of action pictures by the world's finest polo photographers - coupled with an intimately bright text by a leading polo journalist... View more info

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In My Opinion - Being A Book Of Dissertations On Horses And Horsemanship

By: Lyon, Major W. E.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44945

Condition: Good +


308 pages. 7 1/2" x 10" hardcover. Bound in original red cloth with gilt lettering on front cover and spine. Illustrated with 6 color plates, numerous b&w plates and many line drawings in text. Spine lightly sunned with gilt faded. Spine cracked with some gatherings loosened but not detached. NOT Ex-library. An excellent and comprehensive guide to horses often overlooked and highly recommended with chapters on: 1. The Horse: A Sketch of Its Evolution and History. 2. The Conformation of the Racehorse/ The Training of Racehorses/ The Schooling and Training of 'Chasers and Hurdlers/ Ridi... View more info

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Yearbook of the United States Polo Association 1989

By: Oxley, John C. Chairman & Author of Foreword

Price: $28.00

Publisher: KY, United States Polo Association:

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43981

Condition: Near Fine


First edition, first printing. No date stated, more than likely 1990. 397 glossy pages crisp and unmarked. Includes officials, rules, tournaments and stats galore, plus a few b/w adverts. Navy cloth boards with negligible color loss still sharp tips and lightly bumped spine ends. Title on backstrip in white clear and legible. Rear hinge a tad wobbly but not cracked, More than presentable and displays beautifully on the shelf, Complete your collection with this handsome volume. View more info

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Yearbook of the United States Polo Association 1984

By: Oxley, John C. Chairman & Author of Foreword

Price: $28.00

Publisher: KY, United States Polo Association: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 43982

Condition: Fine


First edition, first printing. No date stated. 397 glossy pages crisp and unmarked. Includes officials, rules, tournaments and stats galore, plus a few b/w adverts. Navy cloth boards with negligible color loss still sharp tips and spine ends. Title on backstrip in white clear and legible. View more info

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Panky In Love

By: Saxon, Nancy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, Atheneum: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 27104

ISBN: 068931101X

Condition: Very Good


Straight and sharp 1st edition exlib with pocket pulled but all pages present. Initials on edge of 155 page block. Panky thinks she is in love with one of the polo players at the club, but she doesn't like the way he and his friends treat their ponies. View more info

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Polo Boys

By: Yarnell, Duane

Price: $100.00

Publisher: NY, The World Publishing Co.: 1940

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46896

Condition: Very Good


Attractive First Edition hardcover in tan cloth covered boards with black titles and accent lines on spine and frt board. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. A couple very faint large foxing marks on pastedowns, 244 page text is browned but not brittle. Hinge papers fine, no names, tears or finger marks in the text. No funky smells. Belting color action illustration of two players galloping down the field on their polo ponies on dj frt panel and spine by Corydon Bell. No illustrations within the story. Two < 1" chips at foot of frt panel extend 1" up from the lower edge but do... View more info