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Gamecock Calendar 1979

1979. Fair condition spiral bound soft cover with stains on covers, wear at edges. 1979 calendar dedicated to Caroline Treviranus who was seriously injured in a riding accident. Wonderful pictures of horses and riders both humorous and beautiful. Some of the riders and horses include Melanie Smith in the Grand Prix jumping competition; Elizabeth Boone on Felday Farmer; Helmut Rethemeier riding Ladalco. 55 photographs in B/W.. Soft Cover. Fair. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.



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What You Should Know About Honey

By Gojmerac, Walter L

Madison, Wisconsin: Eureka Valley Enterprises, 1981. Good condition trade paperback with light fading along spine. Previous owner bookplate inside front cover. Signed by Gojmerac on title page. Indepth discussion of bees, beekeeping and honey bee management. Much more information than the typical beekeeping as a hobby book. 107 pages.. Signed by Author. Trade Paperback. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.



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Animal Parasites: Their Biology and Life Cycles

By Olsen, O. Wilford

Minneapolis, MN: Burgess Publishing Company, 1962. Good condition HB with previous owner info inside front cover, stain on top edge of fep, soiled page edges. Underlining on the first three pages of text. Discussion of the many types of parasites dependent upon their hosts. Illustrated by author. 346 pages.. Hard Cover. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.



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The Sensuous Animal: The Real Birds and The Bees Story

By Saunders, Melvin D

Fort Lauderdale, FL: Animal Behavior Researchers, 1976. Good condition HB with light foxing on page edges and fep. Inscribed by Saunders on fep. DW is good with rubbing and edgewear. Contents include: Male and Female Sexual Organs; Attracting and Courting the Opposite Sex; Non-Procreative Sexuality; Interspecific Mating; Incest; Animal Emotions and Sex; several others. Illustrated with photographs. 225 pages with index.. Inscribed By Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


American Kennel Club Stud-Book Volume 20

New York: American Kennel Club, 1904. Good condition HB with discolored page edges due to age. Covers January 1 to December 31, 1903. 1476 pages.. Cloth. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


A Quarter-Century of American Racing and Breeding 1916-1940: Silver Anniversary Edition

Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association, 1965. Good condition HB with several scratches on covers. Silver boards with green lettering and decorations. Illustrated with photographs. 199 pages.. Reprint. Cloth. Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


American Bantam Association 2002 Yearbook

Augusta, NJ: American Bantam Association, 2003. Very good condition trade paperbackwith slight scratching on front cover. Contains the Constitution and By-Laws of the American Bantam Association. 388 pages.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.



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Competition Carriage Driving on a Shoestring

By Johnson, Jinny

United Kingdom: J A Allen & Co Ltd, 1990. Very good condition trade paperback with minor scratching on covers. Gift inscription to the previous owner from Mary Nygaard who is a renowned carriage driver and horse trainer herself. Suitability & training of horses and ponies; choice and care of vehicles and harnesses; events; presentations; dressage are among the subjects discussed. Illustrated. 111 pages with index.. Trade Paperback. Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Horses in the National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame

By National Turf Writers Association

Saratoga Springs, NY: National Museum of Racing Fair condition soft cover with rubbing and creases on covers. Previous owner name on title page. 138 pages. Illustrated.. Soft Cover. Fair.


The Game Animals of East Africa

By Copley, Hugh

Nairobi: S.P.C.K. And The C.M.S. Bookshop, 1944. Good condition with the exception of minor discoloration caused by age. Drawings and information about some of the animals which inhabited East Africa in the 1940's. Final quote from the author: ...always remember never to kill wantonly,...". Original Wraps. Good.


Horseman's Tax Guide

By Humphreys, John O

Lexington, KY: The blood-Horse, 1963. Fine condition HB in green cloth. Chapters include: Hobby or Business?; Tax Accounting; Deductibility of Expenses; Capital Gains and Losses; Depreciation. 117 pages.. Edition Not Stated. Cloth. Fine. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.


National Geographic Magazine-July, 1927

Washington, D.C: National Geographic Society, 1927. Good condition copy of the "butterfly" issue. Some soiling and wear on covers. Inside tight and clean.. Magazine. Good.