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The Good Luck Colt

By: Eames, Genevieve Torrey; Illust by Paul Brown

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Julian Messner: 1966

Seller Id: R46586

Condition: Very Good


Third printing of the first edition hardcover in color illustrated, white background paper covered boards with a sticker pull near but not affecting the title on frt board. White background sort of yellowed. Rear board has a list of other offerings Spine ends bumped, 3 tips still sharp. 191 pp text is browned but not brittle. No names, tears or soil in the text. Not exlib. Martin takes care of an orphaned colt and plans to train him as a trotter, but his dad, who is busy with his own trotter, wants to train the unregistered colt as a saddle horse. View more info

The Good Luck Colt

By: Eames, Genevieve Torrey; Illust by Paul Brown

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Julian Messner: 1966

Seller Id: R45686

Condition: Very Good


Third printing of the first edition hardcover in color illustrated, white background paper covered boards with a sticker pull near but not affecting the title on frt board. White background sort of yellowed. Rear board has a list of other offerings Spine ends bumped, 3 tips still sharp. 191 pp text is browned but not brittle. No names, tears or soil in the text. Not exlib. Martin takes care of an orphaned colt and plans to train him as a trotter, but his dad, who is busy with his own trotter, wants to train the unregistered colt as a saddle horse. View more info

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Cinchfoot The Story of a Range Horse

By: Hinkle, Thomas C.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: Grosset & Dunlap: 1938

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller Id: 9728

Condition: Very Good


VG revised edition hardcover in good dj. Edge wear to blue 'tweedy' paper covered boards, 253 pp text tight and bright. Original un-clipped dj has some chips at spine ends, tips and one near gutter at head of frt board that took the top of the T out of the word Story, but still displays well in new mylar sleeve. Cinchfoot was only three months old when his mother died and he began to run with a heard of range horses led by a big black gelding with a white face, known as Blaze Face. When Blaze Face was caught and tied in a corral, the cowboys figured the young horse would follow him. And he... View more info

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King of the Wind A Colt Is Born

By: Nichols, Joan; from King of the Wind By Henry, Marguerite

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Childrens Press Choice: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30755

ISBN: 0516096036

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover in colorful slick boards with very light rubs to tips. No dj. Exlib with all pages present. No pocket or evidence of ever having had one, no call tag on spine but a tiny non-faded spot where it was previously. 24 p text based on Marguerite Henry's King of the Wind. In the stables of the sultan of Morocco, a colt is born, a special colt marked with the white spot that signifies swiftness. Agba, a horseboy, names the colt Sham and vows to be a parent to him. But even if Agba can protect the little orphan from the head groom's saber, can the colt survive without his mother'... View more info

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Tam The Untamed

By: Patchett, Mary Elwyn

Price: $75.00

Publisher: IN and NY, Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R46587

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first edition (so stated) in medium blue cloth with gold titles. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. 186 pp text is tight, bright, crisp and unmarked. No names, tears or soil in the text. Not exlib. Unclipped, original, color illustrated dj with art that wraps around to backstrip has a 1" closed tear at foot of rear gutter, a wrinkle in paper at foot of rear panel and a touch of color loss at lightly brushed spin ends. No chips or loss, displays beautifully in new mylar. Tam was an orphan colt, as so many of the author's pets were, son of a thoroughbred mare and of B... View more info

Tam The Untamed

By: Patchett, Mary Elwyn

Price: $75.00

Publisher: IN and NY, Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.: 1955

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: R45687

Condition: Near Fine


Gift quality first edition (so stated) in medium blue cloth with gold titles. Spine ends bumped, tips still sharp. 186 pp text is tight, bright, crisp and unmarked. No names, tears or soil in the text. Not exlib. Unclipped, original, color illustrated dj with art that wraps around to backstrip has a 1" closed tear at foot of rear gutter, a wrinkle in paper at foot of rear panel and a touch of color loss at lightly brushed spin ends. No chips or loss, displays beautifully in new mylar. Tam was an orphan colt, as so many of the author's pets were, son of a thoroughbred mare and of B... View more info