Category: Equestrian: Horses, Horse Racing


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The World Famous Royal Lipizzan Stallioin Show

By: N/A

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Souvenir Book Publishers: 1980

Seller ID: 018734

Condition: Near Fine

Stiff silver pictorial wraps. Booklet. Unpaginated, [16] pp., color photos. Slight handling wear. Undated, ca. 1979-80 based on dated photos inside rear cover. View more info

Stable Sergeant's Manual [Facsimile Reprint]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Washington, D.C., GPO: 1917

Edition: Facsimile Reprint Edition

Seller ID: 041777

Condition: Near Fine

Spiral-bound, stiff tan illus. wraps. Undated facsimile reprint of original 1917 manual. 142 pp. Light handling wear. View more info

De Luxe Saddlery Co. Importers: Fine English Saddlery - Correct Riding Apparel- Lifetime Luggage - Catalogue No. 17

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Baltimore, MD, De Luxe Saddlery Co./Meyers Bros. Riding Apparel: 0

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 044921

Condition: VG+

Booklet, color illus. wraps. 108 pp., illus. internally w/ b&w photographs, drawings. Covers are mildly soiled, with light crease to top front corner, slight loss at top rear corner. Clean interior. Undated, ca. mid-1930s based on internal content. View more info

Scarlet to M.F.H.

By: Aldin, Cecil

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1933

Seller ID: 033594

Condition: VG+

Red cloth-effect paper covered boards, lettered in gilt. Minor shelf wear, mild binding lean, text block edges somewhat dulled by age. xii,152 pp., illus. Early reprint, no statement of edition/printing, copyrighted 1933, undated main title. Scarce illus. dust jacket typically age-toned, most especially along spine panel, chipped at spine extremities w/ approx. 1/2" loss at heel, rubbed flap folds, 3" closed tear along top front edge extending into "Scarlet" of title (no loss), a few short closed edge tears, now in mylar. View more info

Famous Sporting Prints [Vol. V - Henry Alken]

By: Alken, Henry

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, The Studio Ltd.: 1929

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 015519

Condition: Very Good

Original cardstock illus. wraps, toned but intact, with some rubbing evident along extended edges. Approx. 2" separation of both covers at top hinge, with area of loss at head of spine panel. Covers mildly soiled. Interior paper slightly toned and lightly foxed, but tipped-in color plates remain vibrant and unaffected. 8 color plates with facing-page commentary. Approx. 10" x 12.5", with plates measuring approx. 7" x 9". View more info

The Smashers

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Harper and Brothers: 1954

Seller ID: 038526

Condition: VG-

Teal 1/4 cloth, tan paper covered boards, lettered in black, oblong format. Both covers show modest surface wear and soiling, with several marks at top front cover corner, corners rubbed. Firm binding. Former owner's book plate mounted on front flyleaf. [iii],100 pp., illus. Vintage copy, with no statement of edition or printing. View more info

The World Atlas of Horse Racing

By: Bedford, Julian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Mallard Press: 1989

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 010810

ISBN: 0792450183

Condition: Fine

Ivory textured paper over boards, as issued. Dust jacket very slightly soiled on lower portions toward bottom edge, otherwise as issued. View more info

An Authentic Historical Memoir of the Schuylkill Fishing Company of the State in Schuylkill. From its Establishment on that Romantic Stream, Near Philadelphia, in the Year 1732, to the Present Time B/W Memoirs of the Gloucester Fox Hunting Club, Near Philadelphia

By: By a Member [William Milnor]

Price: $300.00

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Judah Dobson: 1830

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038658

Condition: Fair-Good

Original dull pink cloth, lacking spine panel. Cloth spotted and faded, mostly tanned (especially toward edges), rounded/exposed corners. Foxed throughout, ranging light to moderate. Unrestored copy, front board detached, rear board loose and binding weak but holding. viii,127,[1],[ii],56,[errata] pp., engraving of fox on 2nd p. [51]. First edition, first issue, with no added text on p. viii, but this copy lacking lithographic views and portraits. Signatures of former owner John Clemens, Haddonfield, NJ in fore-edge margins of pp. 31 and 113; front pastedown shows private library book pl... View more info

American Steeplecheesing 2001

By: Clancy, Joe, Jr., and William Gallo (editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Elkton, MD, National Steeplechase Association: 2002

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 038641

Condition: Near Fine

Burgundy polished leatherette, lettered/illus. in gold foil. Mild binding lean, a few slight surface marks to covers, nearly as issued. Former owner's signature along top edge of front flyleaf, vertical crease to main title, otherwise clean and unmarked interior. Approx. 400 pp., illus. in color, b&w. View more info

Every Man His Own Farrier: Containing the Causes, Symptoms, and Most Approved Methods of Cure, of the Diseases of Horses. [HALF-TITLE: Diseases of the Horse.]

By: Clater, Francis

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Philadelphia, PA, Lea and Blanchard: 1845

Edition: First U.S. Edition

Seller ID: 011621

Condition: Good

Stated 1st American, from the 28th London, edition. Brown cloth, moderately spotted and soiled, with only vestiges of title label remaining on spine panel. Both bottom corners and portions of bottom edge are soft, with moderate dampstaining, and an approx. 1" section of front bottom edge exposed, but otherwise intact. Internally foxed, ranging light to (mostly) moderate. 219 pp. + [28] pp. publisher's catalog at rear. Firm binding, text block fully intact, with uniform edges and no loose leaves. Externally Good only (though mostly cosmetic defects), internally VG with note to foxing. View more info

The American Veterinarian; or Diseases of Domestic Animals, Showing the Causes, Symptoms and Remedies, and Rules for Restoring and Preserving Health by Good Management, with Directons for Training and Breeding [Diseases of Animals]

By: Cole, S. W.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Boston and Cleveland, John P. Jewett and Co./Jewett, Proctor and Worthington: 1855

Seller ID: 033595

Condition: VG-

Full calf, gilt on black leather title label mounted on upper spine. Early printing; copyrighted and first published in 1847. Leather scuffed along edges with exposure at corners, separated along both joints though both covers remain firmly anchored. xii,288 pp. Light, scattered interior soiling, text block edges toned by age. A decently preserved copy. View more info

Thoroughbred Cycles

By: Cramer, Mark

Price: $17.50

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Co.: 1990

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 043923

ISBN: 0688084508

Condition: Fine

Black 1/4 cloth, black paper covered boards, lettered in silver foil. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows light scratching along a 2" section of top front edge, minor crease along bottom rear edge. 345 pp. 2nd ptg. View more info

Harness Racing Vehicles

By: D'Amato, Michael P., Esq., and Susan Green

Price: $29.95

Publisher: Orwigsburg, PA, Susan's Books: 2008

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 045995

ISBN: 0979701309

Condition: Fine

Glossy color illus. boards. As issued. xii,202 pp., color illus. endpapers, well illus. throughout. View more info

The Kentucky Derby: Run for the Roses

By: Doolittle, Bill; Walter Cronkite (fwd.)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Louisville, KY and Del Mar, CA, Churchill Downs/Tehabi Books: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023147

ISBN: 0737000481

Condition: Near Fine

Color pictorial stiff paper wraps, French flaps. Lightly rubbed covers and corners, light diagonal crease to bottom front corner. 180 pp., illus. w/ color, b&w photographs. View more info

The Most Glorious Crown: The Story of America's Triple Crown Thoroughbreds from Sir Barton to Affirmed [Deluxe Leatherette Binding]

By: Drager, Marvin

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, IL, Triumph Books: 2005

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 039178

ISBN: 1572437243

Condition: Fine

Limited deluxe edition, burgundy simulated leather, lettered/illus. in gold foil, text block edged in gilt, silk book mark bound in, moire endsheets. xx,284 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. View more info

Racing and Steeple-Chasing [The Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes]

By: Earl of Suffolk and Berkshire, and W. G. Craven; Coventry, Arthur, and Alfred E. T. Watson

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1886

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 038660

Condition: Good

Dark blue 1/2 leather, light brown cloth, bordered and lettered in gilt, with front cover emblem and top text block edge in gilt. xii,419 pp., color frontis., many illus. in text. Leather shows several closed tears with minor loss along spine panel, which is somewhat discolored by age, with mild rubbing to front joint and corners. Firm binding, clean interior beyond light foxing to frontis. tissue guard and a few spots on the frontis. itself. Former owner's book plate mounted on front pastedown. Spine panel wear suggests Good only, otherwise solid VG or better. View more info

Rambling Willie: The Horse that God Loved

By: Evans, Donald P., and Philip Pikelny

Price: $20.00

Publisher: San Diego, New York and London, A. S. Barnes & Co./The Tantivy Press: 1981

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed Associational

Seller ID: 045673

ISBN: 049802542X

Condition: Near Fine

MULTI-SIGNED ASSOCIATION COPY. Gray paper covered boards, spine panel lettered in gold foil. Minor rubbing to corners, spine extremities, upper front joint. Lacking dust jacket. [vii],207 pp., illus. Signed on half-title by co-author Pikelny, Robert and Vivian Farrington, and Paul Seibert, all associated with the story (four signatures). View more info

Stables: Majestic Spaces for Horses

By: Farges, Olga Prud'homme, Alice Vayron de la Moureyre, and Gabriele Boiselle; Jean-Louis Gouraud (pref.)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli: 2006

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 050264

ISBN: 0847828158

Condition: Fine

Black paper-covered boards, lettered in gold foil. Slight indentation on upper spine, slight rubbing to front cover, otherwise as issued, though lacking dust jacket. 1st ptg. 192 pp., color plates. View more info

The Black Stallion's Courage [INSCRIBED]

By: Farley, Walter

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1956

Inscription: Inscribed by Author(s)

Seller ID: 048801


Condition: Fine

INSCRIBED. Rust cloth, lettered in black. 242 pp., illus. Stated 1st ptg. Essentially as issued. Color illus. dust jacket shows thin strip of loss along most of rear flap fold from what appears to be nibbling, light creasing to spine extremities and mild edge wear, now in mylar. Inscribed by Farley on front flyleaf: "The Black races / for Janie Sullivan! / Walter Farley," undated. No. 12 in the Black Stallion series. View more info

Catalogue of 36th Annual Saratoga Yearling Sales - August 13-17, 1956 [36th Annual Sale of Thoroughbred Yearlings to be Sold at Public Auction at the Saratoga Sales Paddocks]

By: Fasig-Tipton Company

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York and Saratoga Springs, NY, Fasig-Tipton Company, Inc.: 1956

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 022787

Condition: Very Good

Tan stiff paper wraps, spiral-bound. Mild shelf wear, mild abrasion along top front edge, some handling wear. lii,243 pp. Loss at bottom corner of title page, title page partly detached, otherwise intact interior. Scarce vintage issue. View more info

City Riders: A Story of Riding and Friendship

By: Fineberg, Roberta; Julie Krone (fwd.)

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Howell Book House: 1997

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 036909

ISBN: 0876057288

Condition: Fine

Black 1/4 cloth, light blue paper covered boards. Remainder dot on bottom text block edge, otherwise as issued. Dust jacket as issued. x,99 pp., illus. w/ b&w photographs. Young adult profile of three adolescent girls who ride their horses at Claremont Riding Academy in New York City. View more info

Les Hippodromes

By: Gaillard, Marc; Michel Deon (pref.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Paris, France, La Palatine-Bibliotheque des Arts: 1984

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 046080

ISBN: 2904249044

Condition: Fine

Dark red cloth, lettered in gold foil. As issued. Color illus. dust jacket as issued, now in mylar. Text in French. 240 pp., well illus., mostly in color, some b&w. View more info

Harness Racing in the U.K.

By: Havard, Stella

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Whittet Books Ltd.: 1994

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 049690

ISBN: 1873580126

Condition: As New

Glossy color pictorial boards. As issued. 144 pp., illus. w/ b&w photos. 1st ed.: 1994. View more info

Points of the Horse: A Treatise on the Conformation, Movements, Breeds, and Evolution of the Horse [7th (Revised) Edition]

By: Hayes, Capt. M. Horace [Matthew Horace Hayes]

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Stanley Paul and Co./Hutchinson Group: 1969

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 030904

ISBN: 0090387112

Condition: Near Fine

Brown cloth, lettered in gilt. Slight shelf wear. Color pictorial dust jacket shows light shelf wear, price clipped front flap, lightly creased at head of spine and along bottom rear edge, now in mylar. xxxi,17-541 pp. (as given), 600+ illus. View more info

The Archjockey of Canterbury and Other Tales

By: Hollingsworth, Kent

Price: $12.50

Publisher: Lexington, KY, The Blood-Horse, Inc.: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 009831

ISBN: 0939049104

Condition: Fine

Burgundy cloth, lettered in gold foil. Address label on front flyleaf, small abrasion on front pastedown, else absolutely as issued. Dust jacket shows call label on lower spine panel, otherwise as issued. View more info