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IF YOU LIKE HORSES

by Russell, Jacqueline

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1932
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Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$20.00

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Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1932. Green hardcover binding with red pastedown of title has some soiling, bumped edges with just a bit of boards showing. Square and tight. Ffep removed = bit of hinge crack. Back hinge good. 152 pages. Author's recollections of horses over the years in early 20th century. Small volume, nice illustrations.. Illus. by… Read more
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SCHOOLING WITH GROUND POLES

by Lilley, Claire

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Deja Vu Books
Published
2003
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Edition
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$22.00

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Trafalgar Square, 2003. Green hardcover binding clean square and tight - appears unread. DJ has remains of price sticker on front else clean and crisp. 192 pages with index. Author describes how basic pole arrangements can be adapted for every aspect of training a wide variety of horses from the basic training of the young horse, to schooling hungers and… Read more
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SUSAN AND JANE LEARN TO RIDE

by Self, Margaret Cabell

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1965
Condition
Good+
Edition
1st Edition
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$25.00

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Macrae Smith Company, 1965. Red hardcover cloth binding clean, square and tight. Ffep removed, a few library marks. Overall clean interior. DJ has spine sticker and minimal wear. 152 pages. America's favorite instructor-author presents, in story form, a step-by-step manual for beginning equestrians and horse owners.. Illus. by Jefferson, Robert L.. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st Edition.… Read more
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THE HORSE - HOW TO BUY AND SELL: Giving the Points Which Distinguish a Sound from an Unsound Horse

by Howden, Peter

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1882
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$240.00

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New York: Orange Judd Company, 1882. Olive Green hardcover cloth binding with black decorations, Gilt horse's head on front, gilt titles on spine, Minor shelfwear, clean and tight interior. Hinge cracked with binding stitching intact pages 72/73. Start of hingecrack inside last blank page in back after single ad for the Sportsmen's Emporium in New York City. Both of these… Read more
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$240.00
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SCHOOL FOR YOUNG RIDERS

by Dillon, Jane Marshall

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1958
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
1st
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$85.00

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Princeton, New Jersey: D. Van Nostrand Company Inc., 1958. Green hardcover cloth binding clean, square and tight. Interior clean and tight except for gift note fffep. Pages a bit yellowed. Dustjacket has shelfwear and soiling with some stains and old tape marks. Not Price clipped bit price is inked out. 235 pages. An important book for riding instruction. Noted authority… Read more
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$85.00
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CARE & TRAINING OF THE TROTTER & PACER

by Harrison, James C. et al

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$25.00

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The United States Trotting Association, 1968. Green hardcover cloth binding with silver title square and tight with just a bit of soiling. 1054 pages with index - clean and bright interior. In addition to Harrison, other contributors include Ralph N. Baldwin, Dr. Edwin A. Churchill, Stanley F. Dancer, Frank Ervin, Robert G. Farrington, Harry M. Harvey, William R. Haughton, Delvin… Read more
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BRACKEN HORSE

by Dale, Gareth

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1961
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
Book Club Edition
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$16.00

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London: The Country Book Club, 1961. Brown hardcover cloth binding slightly cocked spine, bumped corners. DJ soiled with shelfwear and sun-faded spine. Previous owner name ffep, foxing and yellowed pages. 159 pages. In the 1950s, the author set up on an isolated Welsh farm to produce good riding horses.. Illus. by Barker, Carole - dustjacket only. 12mo - over 6¾… Read more
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WILD HORSE OF THE RIO GRANDE

by Franklin, George Cory

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Published
1951
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Very Good
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$45.00

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Houghton Mifflin Company, 1951. Beige hardcover cloth binding with dark brown decoration and title is clean square and tight with just lightly bumped Dustjacket has some chips and closed tears, wear top of spine, but still displays nicely in clean Brodart jacket. Gift note on half-title page only mark. Illustrated endpapers. 181 pages with great color and b/w illustrations throughout.… Read more
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C.W. ANDERSON'S COMPLETE BOOK OF HORSES AND HORSEMANSHIP

by Anderson, C. W.

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1963
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
1st Stated
Item Price
$35.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1963. Yellow hardcover binding lightly soiled, square and tight. Please note: This copy is bound upside down. The price-clipped Dj has minimal shelfwear and displays nicely in clean Brodart. Unless you take off the dj, you would not know the book is bound incorrectly. 182 pages. Foxing and soiling on edges of pages but overall clean. Over… Read more
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MY HORSE WARRIOR

by Mottistone, Lord (General Jack Seely)

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Published
1934
Condition
Very Good
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$45.00

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London: Hodder and Stoughton, 1934. Blue hardcover binding with impression of in black of horse head on front is clean square and tight. Lightly bumped corners. Binding secure and tight with good hinges, some foxing. Tissue intact between two similar head drawings of Warrior by Munnings. 160 pages. A nice copy.. Illus. by Munnings, Alfred. 8vo - over 7¾ -… Read more
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THE RIDING INSTRUCTOR'S MANUAL

by Wright, Gordon and Kelley, Michael (illus by Sam Savitt)

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$68.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1975. Blue boards binding with yellow/brown cloth spine clean and tight, square. DJ minor soiling, crisp 138 pages + suggested book list. Not price-clipped. Stated first edition. No writing, tears or marks. A step-by-step graded program for teaching riding. Lesson plans for up to 400 hours of riding taking the student from Grade 1… Read more
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THE RIDING INSTRUCTOR'S MANUAL

by Wright, Gordon and Kelley, Michael (illus by Sam Savitt)

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
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$52.00

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Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Company, 1975. Blue boards binding with yellow/brown cloth spine clean and tight, square. DJ clean and crisp 138 pages + suggested book list. Not price-clipped. No writing, tears or marks. A step-by-step graded program for teaching riding. Lesson plans for up to 400 hours of riding taking the student from Grade 1 - basic gates… Read more
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THE BEGINNER'S BOOK OF HORSEMANSHIP

by Montgomery, Dorothy Ford

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Published
1949
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Very Good
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$8.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1949. Red hardcover binding clean and tight. Interior clean, no writing tears or marks. DJ has minor shelfwear. 242 pages. Yellowing, else clean - tight and secure. Chapters broken into three parts - Know Your Horses; horsemanship; and A Horse of Your Own. Appendix on organizing a horse show; bibliography. Originally published as Essentials of… Read more
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THE HORSE AMERICA MADE: The Story of the American Saddle Horse

by Taylor, Louis

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1961
Condition
Very Good
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$15.00

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New York: Harper & Row, Publishers, 1961. Green hardcover cloth binding clean square and tight. DJ clean with just minor shelfear, not price-clipped. K-Q on copyright page. 250 pages with index. Book tells how blood strains and careful breeding produced the American Saddlebred Horse. Chapters on breeding, s hows, training, and stories and photos of famous American Saddle Horses: including… Read more
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SHOWING TO WIN

by Henderson, Carolyn and Russell, Lynn

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1993
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$8.00

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UK: Swan Hill Press, 1993. Hardcover binding clean square and tight. DJ clean and crisp. 121 pages plus index. Finding potential show horse, preparing and presentation, etc. Chapter on Side-Saddle.. Illus. by photographs. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good.
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DRINKERS OF THE WIND

by Raswan, Carl

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1942
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Good+
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$45.00

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Creative Age Press, 1942. Light brown hardcover binding with cloth spine is square and tight, foxing, slight musty smell. Previous owner bookplate ffep, else clean interior. Dj has a few chips and minor rubbing. Protected from further damage in clean brodart jacket. 292 pages. Author's recollections of his life with horses, particularly the Arabian horse of the desert.. Illus. by… Read more
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THE AMERICAN RACING MANUAL 1953

by The Daily Racin Form

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1953
Condition
Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$30.00

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Triangle Publications, 1953. Green hardcover cloth binding rubbed along edges and spine, gilt titles faded. Hinges good, binding secure and tight. Very thick heavy book. 1123 pages plus 132 pages of ads. A reference book on Thoroughbred racing with special exclusive features and other comprehensive and authoritative information on all turf subjects, including complete statistics for 1952. In addition to… Read more
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THE HORSE AND PONY BOOK

by Otto, Margaret and Stuart

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1954
Condition
Fair
Edition
1st Edition
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$25.00

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New York: William Morrow and Company, 1954. Red library buckram binding, spine sticker, back pocket intact - with original card catalog cards inserted. A few stamps, binding shaky but secure. 64 pages. A few stray marks, but overall Interior clean and tight. Black and white photos accompany text telling children about all different types of horses and ponies: Circus horse,… Read more
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SNOWMAN

by Montgomery, Rutherford

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1962
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$98.00

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New York: Duell, Sloan and Pearce, 1962. Brown hardcover cloth binding square and tight. Interior clean and bright. Previous owner gift note ffep. DJ has large rubbed spot, some wrinkles and sun-faded spine. Not price-clipped. Protected from further damage in clean Brodart jacket. 131 pages. True story of the Cinderella show jumping horse Snowman. Saved by Pennsyvania horseman Harry de… Read more
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$98.00
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SCHOOLING YOUR HORSE

by Littauer, Captain Vladimir

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1956
Condition
Near Very Good
Edition
1st American
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$30.00

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Princeton, NJ: D. Van Nostrand, 1956. Blue hardcover cloth binding clean square and tight. Lightly bumped corners. Previous owner name ffep. 177 pages, yellowing. with index. DJ not price-clipped, Chips along edges of spine, dj soiled. Book describes in words a pictures a practical, simplified system of schooling which the average rider can successfully accomplish with an average horse. Includes… Read more
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$30.00