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Triple Crown Winner: The Earl Sande Saga, Tragedy to Triumph (Horse Racing Biography)
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Triple Crown Winner: The Earl Sande Saga, Tragedy to Triumph (Horse Racing Biography)

By Richard J. Maturi

U.S.A.: 21st Century Publishers, 2004. First printing. 356 pp., many photos, stats, appendices, biblio, index, thick octavo format in black boards with gilt titles. SIGNED by the author on the title page.. Signed by Author. 1st. Hardcover. New/New.


The Galway Blazers: Memoirs

By Mahony, Edmund

Galway: Kenny's Bookshops, 1979. First printing. 125 pp., many photos, maps, line drawings, ovesized format, blue cloth. Text has gift inscription, light wear to tips. Dj has modest wear to extremities, few short edge-tears. Uncommon iin a decent dj like this.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Canada's International Equestrians (SIGNED Deluxe Limited Edition)

By May, Zita Barbara

Toronto: Burns & MacEachern, 1975. First printing, this deluxe leatherbound limited edition. 219 pp., many photos, biblio, index, oblong brown leather binding with gilt illustration of equestrian and titles. No wear or soiling to binding or contents. No owner's marks, just attractive equestrian bookplate . Only flaw is 1.5" corner clip to first blank page. SIGNED, with no inscribeed, by both the author and illustrator on the half-title page. A superb copy of this scarce book. . Signed by Author(s). 1st Edition. Full-Leather. Very Good. Illus. by Kettlewell, C. William . 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.


Riding to Hounds: For the Guidance of Members of the Pony Club

By Cubitt, Hon. C. Guy

London: British Horse Society , 1950. No wear or tears.. Soft Cover. Fine.


Rambling Willie: The Horse That God Loved

By Evans, Donald P.;Pikelny, Philip S

A.S. Barnes, 1981. First printing. 207 pp., many photos, octavo, hardcover, dustjacket. Text has owner's name inside, otherwise nearly Fine condition. Dj is price-clipped, lightly worn, couple of short edge-nicks.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.


Benson and Hedges Racing Year, Second Edition

By Benson & Hedges

Benson & Hedges, 1988. First printing. 228 pp., many photos, some colour, maps, oversize (quarto) hardcover, dustjacket. Laid in: lengthy newspaper article with photo on the life of Willie Shoemaker at age 58. Fine/Nearly Fine. Very tight, fresh copy with no owner's name. Light wear, couple of short tears to edge of dj.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine.


They Still Meet at Eleven

By Meads, Jim

Standfast Press, 1979. First printing. 141 pp., many photos, drawings, oversize (quarto) hardcover, dustjacket. Fine text with no flaws. Dj is not clipped, no tears, just light wear to edges. Very attractive copy of this scarce book.. 1st. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Horses, Hounds and the Odd Stag

By Bishop, Tim

Standfast Press , 1979 First printing. 81 pp., ills., oversize, quarto, hardcover, dustjacket. Fine/Fine copy with no flaws, no owner's marks, no tears, no creases, no wear..


Drugs and the Performance Horse
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Drugs and the Performance Horse

By Tobin, Thomas

Springfield, Illinois, U.S.A.: Charles C Thomas Pub Ltd, 1981. First printing. Xviii, 463 pp., many photos, ills., charts, references, index, 8vo, red cloth, dustjacket. Fine/Nearly Fine. A lovely, fresh, tight copy with little sign of use. No owner's name. Uncommon and interesting.. 1st. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.


The Kentuck Derby: Eighty-third Running 1875 - 1957

By Leach, Brownie

Churchill Downs Inc., 1957., 1957 First printing. 144 pp., much detailed statistical information, race results, pedigrees, etc., 8vo, softcover. Very attractive copy with no real flaws, very light wear to covers, no owner's marks. VG.. 1st Edition. Soft cover.


The Complete Modern Farrier: A Manual of Veterinary Science

By Brown, Thomas

Edinburgh: John Grant, 1896., 1896. First printing of "new edition with plates coloured by Archibald Hodder". 732 pp., color frontis with tissue guard, color plates, index, 8vo, red cloth with gilt titles. Good tight, original, complete copy with strong hinges. Front and rear endpapers are a bit foxed but the text itself is very clean with almost no foxing. Cloth has some spotting, wear to extremities and some short pull-tears. A decent copy of this scarce classic with many excellent color plates.. First Thus. Hardcover. Good.


Foxhunter: The Story of a Champion

By Landsberg, Pat

Todd, london, 1952., 1952. First printing. 79 pp., 28 photos, 12mo, hardcover, dustjacket. Nearly Fine text in VG dj (unclipped, no serious tears, just light edge-wear). Very attractive copy.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Wild Ride! Three Journeys Down the Rodeo Road

By Poulsen, David A

Balmur, Toronto, 2000., 2000. First printing. 183 pp., color and b&w photos, 8vo, hardcover, dustjacket. New, unread copy.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. As New/Dust Jacket Included.


In Pursuit of the Big Horse

By Forman, Lee Phillip

Taylor Road, 1995., 1995. First printing. 197 pp., photos, 8vo, hardcover, dustjacket. Fine/Fine.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Dust Jacket Included.


The Horse: How to Breed and Rear Him

By Day, William

London: Bentley, 1888., 1888. First printing. Xxiii, 453 pp., figures, appendices, index, thick 8vo, green cloth with gilt decorations. Fresh text with nice dark cloth and bright gilt decoration. Hinges strong, with intact endpapers. No owner's name. Cloth is worn through at tips, modest wear to cloth along edges, some spots to cloth at rear. An attractive copy of this interesting book.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Good.


Shoemaker: America's Greatest Jockey

By Shoemaker, Bill & Nagler, Barney

Doubleday, 1988., 1988. First edition. 268 pp., photos, stats, hardcover, dustjacket. Owner's inscription, else Fine/Fine book.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.



By Hislop, John. (John Skeaping, Ills.)

Allen, London, 1970., 1970. 1970 re-issue of 1951 original. 250 pp., many line drawings, 8vo, green cloth, dustjacket. REVIEW COPY with publisher's slip laid in. Fine text in lightly worn dj with a few nicks. Very attractive.. First Thus. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.


Bit By Bit: A Guide to Equine Bits

By Tuke, Diana R

Arco Allen, C. 1965., 1965. Fourth printing, 1975. 72 pp., 183 ills., oversize hardcover, dustjacket. Fine/Nearly Fine. Nice copy with neat owner's name, fresh, unclpped dj with just light wear but no real tears or chips.. Hardcover. Very Good/Dust Jacket Included.