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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


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


POLO Magazine - 1927 & 1928, Volume I with 12 Bound Issues

This is a scarce, bound volume of POLO magazine ("The Magazine of the Game") that contains the publication's first 12 issues from June, 1927 to May, 1928 (a complete run of issues 1-12 from Volume 1). Fine binding with marbled covers, gilt lettering and d...

From CraigsClassics

$4,200.00


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 Th...

From Donald Heald Rare Books

$4,000.00


POLO Magazine - 1928 & 1929, Volume II with 12 Bound Issues

This is a scarce, bound volume of POLO magazine ("The Magazine of the Game") that contains 12 bound issues from June, 1928 to May, 1929 (a complete run of issue No's 1-12 from Volume 2). Red, hardcover cloth binding with gilt lettering and decorations on ...

From CraigsClassics

$3,600.00


Observations Upon The Shoeing Of Horses. Together With A New Inquiry Into The Causes Of Diseases In The Feet Of Horses by Clark J Farrier

Edinburgh and London: J Balfour and T Cadell, 1776. 2nd edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No Jacket. 210x130x23xmm. Contains, Illustrations. 210x130x23xmm+326g . . J Balfour and T Cadell. Edinburgh and London. 1776. 2nd edition. . . Pp207. Observations Upon...

From Mammy Bears Books

AU$3,405.00


POLO Magazine - 1931, Volume V with 8 Bound Issues

This is a scarce, bound volume of POLO magazine ("The Magazine for Horsemen") that contains 8 issues from January to August, 1931 with wonderfully illustrated color covers. "Volume V" is printed on the spine. Red, hardcover cloth binding with gilt letteri...

From CraigsClassics

$1,995.00


POLO Magazine - 1931 & 1932, Volume VI with 8 Bound Issues

This is a scarce, bound volume of POLO magazine ("The Magazine for Horsemen") that contains 8 issues from September, 1931 to April, 1932 with wonderfully illustrated color covers. "Volume VI" is printed on the spine. Red, hardcover cloth binding with gilt...

From CraigsClassics

$1,995.00


Firesticks. by [Larkspur Press] James Baker Hall

Monterey, Kentucky:: Larkspur Press,, 2008.. Edition of 26. 11.5 x 14.5" black cloth-covered portfolio case with ribbon ties. Paper letterfold adhered to back pastedown contains 3 photographs and 4 broadsides plus a sheet with the Colophon. Handset ...

From Vamp & Tramp, Booksellers, LLC

$1,500.00


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

$1,214.96


THE COMPLEAT HORSEMAN AND EXPERT FERRIER. ( FARRIER ) by DE GRAY, Thomas.,:

London, printed by Thomas Harper, and are to be sold by Nichola Fussell, 1639.. In two Bookes: The first, shewing the best manner of breeding good Horses, with their choyce, nature, riding and dyeting, as well for Running as Hunting, and how the Rider ou...

From Roger Middleton

£895.00


THE HUNTER. A DISCOURSE OF HORSEMANSHIP: Directing the Right Way to Breed, Keep, and Train a Horse, for Ordinary Hunting and Plates by LANGBAINE, Gerard.:

Oxford, printed by L. Lichfield, Printer to the University, for Nicholas Cox, 1685.. FIRST EDITION 1685, small 8vo, approximately 175 x 105 mm, 7 x 4¼, pages: (2), 98, collation: A-F8, G2, bound in 19th century speckled calf, rebacked to style with blin...

From Roger Middleton

£895.00


BLACK BEAUTY. His Grooms and Companions. The autobiography of a Horse. Translated from the original Equine by Anna Sewell by SEWELL. ANNA

David Paradine Developments Limited. London. 1977. FACSIMILE OF FIRST EDITION. 8vo.(6.8 x 4.2 inches). Limited edition, one of only 100 copies, this number 48, numbered and signed by Champion British Equestrian Lucinda Prior-Palmer, later Green, to mark ...

From Paul Foster Books

£850.00


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