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Dressage From A to X: The Definitive Guide to Riding and Competing

By: Burkhardt, Barbara

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Trafalgar Square Publishing: 2004

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2261868

ISBN: 1570762783

Condition: Very Good


2nd printing. Tiny stain to rear wrapper. 2004 Soft Cover. The only book riders will ever need to help them on the road to successful dressage competition. View more info

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Storey's Barn Guide: Horse Health Care + First Aid

By: Catalano, Robin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Storey Publishing: 2006

Seller ID: 2261864

ISBN: 1580176399

Condition: Very Good


A few entries to veterinary treatment log. 2006 Spiral-Bound Hardcover. Keep your horse happy and well. In a hands-free format that allows you to hang the book on a nail for easy reference, Storey’s Barn Guide to Horse Health Care & First Aid covers both routine medical checks and protocols for crisis management. Full of clearly illustrated, step-by-step instructions that show you how to handle everything from regular dental checks to unexpected situations like choking... View more info

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The Comprehensive Guide to Equine Veterinary Medicine

By: Crabbe, Barb

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Sterling: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2261866

ISBN: 1402710534

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Jacket has minor cut to front flap. 2007 Hard Cover. Horses are among the most complex creatures in the animal kingdom: so much can go wrong so quickly. And when it does, these delicate, injury prone beasts need swift treatment. Otherwise, a simple eating disorder might rapidly lead to death and a minor hoof injury to permanent lameness. To make things even more difficult, equine veterinary care is costly and insurance prohibitively expensive. That’s why... View more info

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Your Horse's Health: Lameness

By: Davis, Oliver C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: David and Charles: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2261867

ISBN: 0715326430

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Boards faintly rubbed. 2007 Hard Cover. This is a thorough examination of all causes of the most common and frustrating problem faced by horse owners: lameness.Lameness is the primary cause for a horse to be out of action and unrideable. Its cause can be difficult to diagnose and the problem can drag on for weeks, months or even years if the treatment is wrong.All horses are occasionally lame, from the regularly ridden and competed horse, to the pony left ... View more info

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Crying with Cockroaches: Argentina to New York with Two Horses

By: Du Toit, Marianne

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Liendi Publishing: 2007

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2201831

ISBN: 0955371406

Condition: Good


Signed by author without inscription. Wrappers rubbed, sticker adhesive to rear wrapper. 2007 Trade Paperback. 415 pp. Launched by the Irish Prime Minister, Bertie Ahern, this is an extraordinary travel/adventure tale. An undertaking against the odds. A journey considered by many as madness. Yet, South African born and ABC Person of the Week Marianne Du Toit was determined to follow her dream - adamant that with only two horses for company, she should explore the America... View more info

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The Encyclopedia of the Horse

By: Edwards, Elwyn Hartley

Price: $12.00

Publisher: DK: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2261865

ISBN: 1564586146

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Faint edge wear to jacket, ink inscription on front endpaper. 1994 Large Hardcover. Hundreds of stunning photographs highlight a comprehensive guide to horses, offering a wide range of information covering subjects such as the evolution of the horse and an exploration of the role horses have played in history. View more info

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Portrait of a Sport: A History of Steeplechasing

By: Eliot, Elizabeth

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Longmans, Green and Co.: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2276804

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed and inscribed to author's cousin: To cousin Joe with love from Cousin Liz. Elizabeth Eliot. Edges very lightly rubbed, a few very faint spots to top page ridge. 1957 Large Hardcover. xii, 141 pp. A steeplechase is a distance horse race in which competitors are required to jump diverse fence and ditch obstacles. Steeplechasing is primarily conducted in Ireland (where it originated), the United Kingdom, Canada, United States, Australia and France. The... View more info

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The Village Horse Doctor: West of the Pecos

By: Green, Ben K.

Price: $16.00

Publisher: University of Nebraska Press: 2000

Seller ID: 2208545

ISBN: 0803270909

Condition: Near Fine


Minor general wear. 2000 Trade Paperback. 306 pp. Ben K. Green takes us back to the deep Southwest and the never-a-dull-moment years he spent as a practicing horse doctor along the Pecos and the Rio Grande. With precious little formal schooling but a perfect corral-side manner and plenty of natural wit, Green became the first to hang up a shingle in the trans-Pecos territory. Hear him tell the tales of his struggles with mean stockmen, yellowweed fever, banditos, poison ... View more info

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Album of Horses

By: Grubb, Theo

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Edwards & Broghton: 1950

Seller ID: 1515551

Condition: Good


Wrappers stained & rubbed. 1950 Stapled Binding. 104 pp. 7 x 9 1/2. Black & white photographs of various breeds of horses in America. View more info

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The Horse Boy: A Father's Quest to Heal His Son

By: Isaacson, Rupert

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2266440

ISBN: 0316008230

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription. Autographed Copy sticker on front wrapper. 2009 Hard Cover. x, 357 pp. When his son Rowan was diagnosed with autism, Rupert Isaacson was devastated, afraid he might never be able to communicate with his child. But when Isaacson, a lifelong horseman, rode their neighbor's horse with Rowan, Rowan improved immeasurably. He was struck with a crazy idea: why not take Rowan to Mongolia, the one place in the world where horse... View more info

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Valley Horses, Volume II [2]

By: Kelley, Michael

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Sandres Newspapers: 1985

Seller ID: 2275138

Condition: Near Fine


Faint smudge on rear wrapper. 1985 Stapled Binding. 59 pp. A second book about and for those who love Fox Hunting in the Genesee Valley. View more info

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Valley Horses

By: Kelley, Michael Mike

Price: $15.00

Publisher: The Livingston Republic, Inc.: 1975

Seller ID: 2275137

Condition: Very Good


Pencil mark on front wrapper, pencil scribbles on last page. 1975 Stapled Binding. 133 pp. A book about and for those who love Fox Hunting in the Genesee Valley. View more info

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Spirit of the Horse

By: Langrish, Bob

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Barnes & Noble: 2005

Edition: Reissue

Seller ID: 2261863

ISBN: 0760761531

Condition: Near Fine


Reissue. An exceptional copy. 2005 Large Hardcover. Beautiful photographs and interesting information about horses from all around the world. View more info

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Horses and Hounds of the Genesee

By: Lederer, Bertha; O'Dea, Joseph C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: State University College of Arts and Science: 1973

Seller ID: 2275132

Condition: Near Fine


A nice copy. 1973 Soft Cover. 80 pp. A collection of art featuring horses and hunting. Includes black-and-white illustrations.This small show of locally owned paintings and sculpture is an endeavor to make the horseman more conscious of art and the artist more conscious of the horse. The Genesee Valley Hunt was founded in 1876, apparently in a burst of enthusiasm for country sports resulting from a paper chase on the Big Tree Farm involving W. Austin Wadsworth, James W. ... View more info

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Wonder-Land Illustrated; or, Horseback Rides Through the Yellowstone National Park

By: Norton, Harry J.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: Harry J. Norton: 1970

Edition: Facsimile

Seller ID: 2265432

Condition: Very Good


1970's facsimile of 1873 original. Numbered 476 of 1000. Ink note on last page, a few light spots on front wrapper. 132 pp. 970's facsimile of 1873 original. Numbered 476 of 1000. An account of adventures on horseback through Yellowstone National Park. View more info

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On the Box Seat: A Manual of Driving (Second Edition Revised)

By: Ryder, Tom

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Horse Drawn Carriages limited: 1972

Edition: Second Revised Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2275148

Condition: Good


Second revised edition. Signed by author without inscription. One inch by one inch chip along top edge of jacket front, half inch by half inch chip along bottom edge of jacket front, jacket edges rubbed with a few small chips and a few small tears. Ink name on front endpaper, very faint stain. 1972 Hard Cover. xii, 180 pp. ...lavishly illustrated with plates in colour, black and white and with numerous line drawings to make it an essential reference book and collector's ... View more info

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Black Beauty: The Autobiography of a Horse (Altemus' Young People's Library)

By: Sewell, Anna

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Henry Altemus: 1897

Seller ID: 2272435

Condition: Very Good


No jacket, significant loss of gilt from cover design, page ridge very faintly foxed, pencil name and date on front endpaper and second blank. 1897 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. viii, 199 pp. Black Beauty is an 1877 novel by English author Anna Sewell. It was composed in the last years of her life, during which she remained in her house as an invalid.[1] The novel became an immediate best-seller, with Sewell dying just five months after its pu... View more info

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A Year at the Races: Reflections on Horses, Humans, Love, Money, and Luck

By: Smiley, Jane

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Alfred A. Knopf: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2197174

ISBN: 1400040582

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Signed by author without inscription on title page. 2004 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 287 pp. 8vo. The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Thousand Acres gallops into territory she first explored in her acclaimed best-selling novel Horse Heaven (“Deeply satisfying... a smart, warmhearted, winning book” – New York Times Book Review) with this irresistible account of her lifelong love affair with horses.Keywords: J... View more info

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The Performance Mare: Maximizing What Your Mare Does Best

By: Smith, Sharon B.

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Howell Book House: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 1729599

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 1993 Hard Cover. The Performance Mare is the first book to address not only the physical and psychological differences between male and female horses within the various breeds, but also to explain how these differences affect performance. Sharon B. Smith describes the mare's advantages and limitations in such areas as show jumping, dressage, racing, Western performance, polo, hunting, and driving. View more info