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SCHOOL FOR YOUNG RIDERS

by Dillon, Jane Marshall

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1958
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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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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
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$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
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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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HORSES ARE FOLKS

by Anderson, C.W.

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1950
Condition
Good+
Edition
1st Edition
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$42.00

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New York: Macmillan Company, 1950. Gray hardcover binding with red cloth spine is square and tight. A bit of wear along edges, bumped corners with boards showing, but overall clean interior, minimal foxing, clean with no writing tears or marks. 90 pages with great b/w sketches throughout. DJ has lots of wear, front flap detached but present - protected from… Read more
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MUTCH ABOUT HORSES

by Mutch, Ronnie (forward by Savitt, Sam)

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$28.00

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Arco Publishing, 1978. Red hardcover binding clean square and tight. Price- clipped dustjacket clean and crisp. Protected in clean Brodart. Author/illustrator signature on title page. A collection of cartoons by America's answer to Thelwell. Mutch was a student of Gordon Wright's, won the AHSA Medal Championship when he was 15, and was the youngest rider ever to be selected for… 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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RIDING: THE BALANCED SEAT

by Lewis, Benjamin

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
Edition
1st Edition
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$10.00

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Garden City NY: Garden City Publishing, 1939. Brown hardcover binding clean square and tight. Minor yellowing. DJ has some chips and tears along spine, wrinkles, protected from further damage in clean Brodart. How to control a horse at a walk, trot, canter and gallop. Simply explained and illustrated with 185 photographs. Introduction by Colonel John K. Brown, former Chief Instructor… 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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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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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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BASIC TRAINING OF THE YOUNG HORSE

by Klimke, Reiner

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Deja Vu Books
Published
1985
Condition
Good
Edition
1st UK
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$30.00

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J.A. Allen, 1985. Pictorial hardcover binding rubbed along edges, bumped corners, some writing on ffep, light wear but binding tight and secure. 142 pages with Appendix. Translated by Sigrid Young and Edited by Jane Kidd. Goals of basic training, handling young horse, lungeing and first mounting, loose schooling, backing, fundamentals of a lesson, development of the three paces and more.… Read more
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