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Ligaments and Muscles of the Horse

By Sisson, S.

Toronto: J.A. Carveth & Co., 1895. This antique hardcover book is bound in burgundy cloth boards, with gilt lettering on the front (no spine letters). Foxing and soil (heavy in places); hinges weak; covers relatively clean. Errata slip at front. No illustrations; some blank pages within, possibly intended for illustrations or notes. This is a textbook-like guide to the anatomy of the horse. 54 pages; approx. 5"x7".. Hardcover. Fair/No Jacket.


On Horseback in the School and on the Road

By Anderson, Edward L.

New York: Henry Holt & Company, 1882 Horsback riding instructional book. The green cover has a gilt decoration of a man on horsback on the front and gilt lettering on the spine, which is darkened. There is a library spine label and bookplate on the front innerboard. Pages are clean and binding is tight. 218 indexed pages.. Hardcover. Good/No Jacket. 5"x7.5".


Portrait of A Sport: A History of Steeplechasing

By Eliot, Elizabeth

London: Longsmans, Green, and Co, 1957 1st edition. Illustrated with artwork and photographs, some in color. Pages clean, no writing. Very little wear to cover.. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 7"x10".


Complete Book of the Quarter Horse

By Nye, Nelson

New York, New York, U.S.A.: Arco Pub, 1973 471 pages. front cover has small spot. Corners are worn and bent, edges very minor wear. Back cover has spot near top. Spine is worn on both ends. Very minor browning of pages., near edges. dust jacket worn, chipped on edges, spine, corners. Now in protective mylar covering.. Sixth Printing. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illus. by Yes. 7" x 10".


The Horse and His Diseases

By Jennings, Robert

Philadelphia: The Keystone Publishing Company, 1889 This book takes a look at the history, varieties, breeding, management and vices of the horse and the diseases he is subjected to and the remedies best adapted to their cure. Book is in good condition with fragile binding, owner's name and some pencil markings, corner, cover and edge wear, soil and slight slant. 390, pages, 7.5 x 5.. Hard Cover. Fair/No Jacket. Illus. by Yes.


Hoeseback Riding Made Easy

By De Souza, Barretto

New York: E. P. Dutton and Co., 1937. A step by step guide to horseback riding with line drawings by Jean Sage. Book and jacket are both in good condition with edgewear, soil and rubbing. 120 pages, 8 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. Illus. by Sage, Jean.


The Amateur Horse Breeder

By Hardman, Ann C. Leighton

New York: Arco Publishing Co., 1970 A guide to amateur horse breeding. Book and jacket are both in good condition with edgewear and soil. 155 indexed pages, 8.5 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Hardman, Ann C. Leighton.


The Arabian Stud Book Vol. XI

By Various

Chicago: The Arabian Horse Club Registry of America Inc, 1961 The registrations and progeny for the year 1960 of Arabian stud horses. Book is in good condition with light foxing and soil. 261 indexed pages, 8 x 5.5.. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by Yes.


The Science of Bloodstock Breeding

By Vijay, B.

India: Curzon Industries, 1986. This 7.5 x 10 hardcover has 426 pages. Detailed reference on bloodstock breeding for race horses. Book is generally clean and crisp with slightly tanned pages, light wear, and light soil. Jacket is now in mylar, shows some edgewear and fading.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Collectible-Very Good/Good. Illus. by None.


Better Riding
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Better Riding

By Froud, Bill

Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Scribner, 1971 7 x 8 hard cover book. Black and white lettering on the light blue dust jacket spine with a photo illustrated cover. This book tells how to become an effective and gentle rider. 95 pages. 1st Edition. Book and jacket are both in good condition with wear and soil.. 1st Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. Illus. by Illustrated.