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On the Trail [The Making of a Perfect Horse Series]

By: Lyons, John, with Maureen Gallatin

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Greenwich, CT, Belvoir Publications: 2003

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 044354

ISBN: 1879620731

Condition: Fine


Dark blue leatherette, lettered in gray. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket (recto showing John Lyons on horseback, printed on verso as well) as issued. 208 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Foxhunting in North America: A Comprehensive Guide to Organized Foxhunting in the United States and Canada [SIGNED]

By: Mackay-Smith, Alexander, M.F.H.; William W. Brainard (fwd.)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: Millwood, VA, American Foxhound Club/Alexander Mackay-Smith: 1985

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 047941

ISBN: B001JKUNMK

Condition: Fine


SIGNED. Rust cloth, lettered in gold foil. xix,263 pp. Inscribed on front flyleaf by Jim Hendley (d. 2017, former Joint Master of Foxhounds for Bull Run Hunt in Haymarket, VA), also signed by author Mackay-Smith on lower copyright page. View more info

Veterinary Notebook: An Elementary Guide for the Practical Horseman

By: McGee, William R.

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Lexington, KY, The Blood-Horse, Inc.: 1958

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023173

Condition: Near Fine


Brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Light shelf wear, a bit foxed along top and bottom text block edges. vii,179 pp., illus. Former owner's address inscription in pencil on front flyleaf, otherwise unmarked. View more info

The Lady Blows A Horn [Nancy Penn Smith Hannum] [SIGNED]

By: Mohr, Nancy L.; Florence Shinkle (intro.)

Price: $40.00

Publisher: Unionville, PA, Sevynmor Press: 2011

Edition: 3rd Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 038317

ISBN: 0615485065

Condition: Near Fine


Stiff color pictorial wraps. Light shelf wear, modest surface rubbing to back cover. Square, uncreased binding, clean interior. [x],228 pp., illus., endpaper maps. Signed by author on page preceding main title. Accompanied by book mark printed exclusively for this (commemorative) edition. View more info

The Paint Horse: An American Treasure

By: Oelke, Hardy

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Gut Dohrgaul, Wipperfuerth, Germany, Kierdorf Verlag: 1992

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040510

ISBN: 3891180756

Condition: Near Fine


Color pictorial paper covered boards. Modest binding lean likely original to issue, very slightly rubbed corners and spine extremities. Text block edges a bit toned by age. Firm binding, clean interior beyond short gift inscription on upper front flyleaf. 192 pp., illus. w/ color plates, b&w photos in text. Scarce and collectible. View more info

Sporting Pictures of England [Britain in Pictures]

By: Paget, Guy

Price: $3.00

Publisher: London, Collins & Brown: 1946

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 016813

Condition: Near Fine


Olive llus. paper covered boards. Slightly rubbed at spine extremities and corners, flyleaves slightly/partially toned, else virtually as issued. 48 pp., illus. with 12 color plates, 21 b&w illus. 2nd ptg.: 1946. Dust jacket shows mildly rubbed corners and joints, with short closed tear at upper front joint. View more info

Shooting by Moor, Field and Shore: A Practical Guide to Modern Methods [The Lonsdale Library Vol. III]

By: Parker, Eric, Leslie Sprake, Maj. Portal, Maj. Pollard, J. C. M. Nichols, Richard Clapham, Lt.-Col. Badcock, Dugald Macintyre, Francis Cautley, Iain Ramsay, P. D. Williams, A. Hipgrave, Alban F. L. Bacon, James Andrews

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd.: 0

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 040704

Condition: Near Fine


Brown buckram, lettered in gilt. Spine panel slightly sunned, light shelf wear, typical toning to text block edges. Firm binding, clean and unmarked interior beyond former owner's signature on upper front pastedown (inside front cover). 380 pp., illus. w/ 75 plates, 41 illus. in text. Undated, ca. View more info

Hard Up on Pegasus

By: Pollard, Hugh B C.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton Mifflin: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030415

Condition: Good


Black 1/4 cloth, orange cloth, spine panel lettered in gilt, top text block edge in gilt. No statement of edition/printing but printed from British plates and thus not conforming to standard Houghton designations, likely first edition. Modest shelf wear, cloth mildly soiled with horizontal soil mark across upper rear cover, gilt lettering a bit rubbed. x,208 pp., illus. w/ frontis. + 12 color plates, additional illus. in text. Appears to lack a front blank preceding half-title, otherwise complete. Text block edges somewhat toned by age, light soiling to endpapers and a few light soil marks... View more info

The Horses in My Life [INSCRIBED]

By: Roberts, Monty

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Trafalgar Square Books: 2005

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 039612

ISBN: 1570763232

Condition: Fine


Maroon paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows slight shelf wear, now in mylar. [viii],248 pp., illus. w/ color photographs. Inscribed by author on main title as "Monty," dated 2005, personalized "To Dave, a teacher." View more info

American Stables: An Architectural Tour

By: Sadler, Julius Trousdale Jr., and Jacquelin D. J. Sadler; Alexander Mackay-Smith (fwd.)

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Boston, MA, New York Graphic Society: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 035450

ISBN: 0821211056

Condition: Fine


Dark green cloth, lettered in gilt. Very slight rubbing along bottom edge, former owner's signature/date along top edge of front flyleaf. Color pictorial dust jacket shows light shelf wear, crease to top corner of front flap, now in mylar. viii,219 pp., illus. w/ color, b&w photographs. View more info

The Language of the Horse: Habits and Forms of Expression

By: Schafer, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Arco Publishing Co.: 1975

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 045993

ISBN: 0668037628

Condition: Fine


Green cloth-effect paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in gold foil. As issued. Pictorial dust jacket shows minor edge rubbing and a few short closed edge tears, now in mylar. ix,187 pp., illus. View more info

The Journey of the Western Horse: From the Spanish Conquest to the Silver Screen

By: Sellnow, Les

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Lexington, KY, Eclipse Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 034737

ISBN: 1581500947

Condition: Fine


Blue-gray paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows very slight surface wear, nearly as issued. 137 pp., illus. in color, b&w. View more info

British Sporting and Animal Prints 1658-1874 [Sport in Art and Books: The Paul Mellon Collection]

By: Snelgrove, Dudley (compiler)

Price: $95.00

Publisher: London and New Haven, CT, Tate Gallery/Yale Center for British Art: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 014397

ISBN: 0905005546

Condition: Fine


Orange cloth, with front panel wheat sheaf device in gold foil, gold foil on black title label on upper spine panel. As issued. Dust jacket is very slightly rubbed at head of spine and shows hints of shelf wear, vritually as issued, now in Brodart sleeve. xxii,257 pp., illus. w/ 25 full-page color plates, 114 full-page b&w plates. View more info

British Sporting Artists from Barlow to Herring

By: Sparrow, Walter Shaw

Price: $9.50

Publisher: London, Spring Books: 1965

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 030333

Condition: Near Fine


Rust cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gilt. Text block edges a bit dulled/soiled along top edge, lightly foxed fore-edge. Light edge wear. Color illus. dust jacket shows rubbed edges, creasing to surface laminate in spots, now in mylar. xiii,249 pp., well illus. in color, b&w. View more info

Great American Thoroughbred Racetracks

By: Stout, Nancy (text, photographs); Eddie Arcaro (fwd.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli International Publications: 1991

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 047530

ISBN: 0847813827

Condition: As New


Brown cloth, lettered in gold foil. Slight foxing to half-title (adjacent to flyleaf), otherwise as issued. 256 pp., illus. w/ sepia photographs. Pictorial dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. View more info

Churchill Downs: A Documentary History of America's Most Legendary Race Track

By: Thomas, Samuel W.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Louisville, KY, Kentucky Derby Museum: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023145

ISBN: 0961710322

Condition: Fine


Black cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Dust jacket as issued, now in archival mylar. 248 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Equus: The Creation of a Horse

By: Vavra, Robert; James A. Michener (fwd.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Co.: 1976

Edition: First American Edition

Seller ID: 041130

ISBN: 0688032397

Condition: Fine


Orange cloth, lettered and front cover illus. in black. Slightly rubbed spine extremities, otherwise basically as issued. Color pictorial dust jacket shows slight shelf wear, 1 1/2" closed tear along bottom front edge, price-clipped front flap, now in mylar. 224 pp., illus. w/ color plates. View more info

Sporting Books and General Literature From the Estate of the Late Mrs. Charles T. Church, Dr. and Mrs. Ralph Colp and Other Owners

By: [Church, Mrs. Charles T., Dr. and Mrs. Ralph Colp]

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Parke-Bernet Galleries: 1962

Seller ID: 025630

Condition: Near Fine


Salmon wraps, booklet. 50 pp., 272 lots, illus. Minor wear. View more info