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Bit and Spur Makers in the Vaquero Tradition by MARTIN Ned and Jody

Nicasio, California: Hawk Hill Press, 1998. full light brown leather lettered in metallic red, with silver conch engraved with "111", pictorial endpapers, silk bookmark bound in, in publisher's tan cloth slipcase (with some wear at corners, some damp soi...

From Randall House Rare Books

$1,750.00


The Pinto Horse by Perkins, Charles Elliott

WITH ORIGINAL BOREIN DRAWING First edition. 11" x 7 3/4". Illustrated with color frontispiece and 16 b/w full page drawings by Edward Borein and several vignettes. Two page introduction by Owen Wister. Original red stamped pictorial boards. No dust jacke...

From Houle Rare Books & Autographs

$7,500.00


FRANK FORESTER'S HORSE AND HORSEMANSHIP OF THE UNITED STATES AND BRITISH PROVINCES OF NORTH AMERICA (2 VOLUMES) by Herbert, William Henry (Forester)

New York - London: Stringer and Townsen. Very Good. 1857. First Edition. Hardcover. Complete in two volumes. Original brown embossed cloth. Spines and front covers are embellished with gilt titles and horse scenes. Text's interiors are tight, clean ...

From Nick Bikoff, Bookseller

$400.00


Epsom Races. (PAIR) Now they're off To the Noblemen and Gentlemen of the Turf, and the Subscribers this print representing the Start for the Derby Stakes... [and] Here they come. To the Noblemen and Gentlemen of the Turf, and the Subscribers this print representing the Horses passing Tattenham Corner for the Derby Stakes.. by POLLARD, After James (1792-1867)

London: S. & J. Fuller, 1834. Aquatints, printed in colours and finished by hand, by R.W. Smart and C. Hunt. A fine pair of images capturing the excitement of the start and final turn during the running of one of the five Classic English horse races ...

From Donald Heald Rare Books

$4,000.00


Scorpion - A Good Bad Horse by James, Will

New York: Charles Scribner, 1936. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good+/Very Good. First Edition in original unclipped jacket. Clean orange cloth boards (very tiny pale white spot near bottom edge of front cover). Black lettering on cov...

From Old Scrolls Book Shop

$250.00


VANISHING BREED by William Albert Allard

FREE POSTAGE FOR WORLDWIDE DELIVERY!1982. First Edition. Very Good +/Fair. 1982. 1st printing, NEW YORK GRAPHIC SOCIETY. Photographs by William Albert Allard. Foreword by Thomas McGuane.Little Brown & Co: Boston, (1982). Oblong quarto, blue denim cloth...

From LeCrastinBooks

€96.00


The Natural History of Horses.The Equidae or Genus Equus of Authors. by Lieut-Col. Chas. Hamilton-Smith; Sir William Jardine (editor)

EDINBURGH: W H LIZARS, 1841 A very good copy of the 1st edition of Horses (Mammalia Vol XII) from Jardine's Naturalist's Library in the original publisher's cloth binding. With volume listing; black and white frontispiece of Gesner; black and ...

From E C Books

£180.00


Qualified Horses and Unqualified Riders by ALKEN, Henry; Ben Tally Ho

London: S. & J. Fuller, 1815. Alken's First Published Work The Comic Foibles of Amateur Horsemen [ALKEN, Henry]. Qualified Horses and Unqualified Riders, or the reverse of Sporting Phrases taken from the Work entitled Indispensable Accomplishmen...

From David Brass Rare Books, Inc.

$6,000.00


The Riding Instructor's Manual by Wright, Gordon and Michael Kelley

Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1975. Stated First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Sam Savitt, Illustrator. Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket, SIGNED by both authors. Blue paper-covered boards with rust cloth spine, unchipped silver le...

From Old Scrolls Book Shop

$100.00


National Horse Show Association of American Limited 1929 Official Catalogue from 44th Annual Show

1929. 8vo size softcover with interior stapled binding and color illustrated covers; 228 pages with numerous vintage advertisements, some with black and white illustrations or photographs. Contents include: Officers, Directors and Executive Committee Ju...

From Charity Bookstall

$200.00


Great Horses of the United States Equestrian Team by Steinkraus, Bill; Savitt, Sam

NY: Dodd, Mead & Co. Very Good with no dust jacket; Corners rubbed, owner bookplate on rear . pastedown endpaper.. 1977. First Printing. Hardcover. 0396074324 . Written in collaboration with the United States Equestrian Team. Red cloth. Black and white i...

From Old Saratoga Books

$125.00


The Horse In Motion As Shown By Instantaneous Photography by Stillman J. D. B

Boston: James R. Osgood And Company, 1882. Book. Illus. by Eadweard Muybridge - Photographer. Very Good +. Hardcover. 1st Edition. Original Brown Cloth With Gilt Pictorial Stamping. The Book Has Bumped Corners.. ...

From Mark Henderson

$1,349.96


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