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Jackknife John
HANES, Frank Borden
San Antonio: Naylor Company, (1964). 8vo. Yellow cloth, stamped in red. vii, 265 p . 1st edition. Fine in edgeworn d.w.

Price: $20.00

Novel about Quarter Horses set in Texas which is, according to the blurb, as "authentic as a Colt .44"

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A Few Happy Ones
VAN DER VEER, Judy
New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1943. Illus. by Edward Shenton. 8vo. Cloth. viii, 247 p . 1st ed. Inscription on front free endpaper; else fine in lightly worn, price clipped d.w. with a few short edge tears.

Price: $27.50

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CHA Composite Manual
PRAGER, June and Marcie Stimmel
No place: Camp Horsemanship Association, 1969. Small 4to. Wraps. 13, 13, 17, 20 p . Previous owner's name on front cover & name stamp on verso, a couple of tiny spots on front cover; else fine.

Price: $30.00

Four volumes in one

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A Few Happy Ones
VAN DER VEER, Judy
New York: D. Appleton-Century Company, 1943. Illus. by Edward Shenton. 8vo. Cloth. viii, 247 p . 1st ed. Fine in lightly worn, price clipped d.w. with a few short edge tears &0 a tear along front spine fold.

Price: $30.00

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Jumper
KALASHNIKOFF, Nicholas
London: Oxford University Press, 1963. Illustrated by Victor Ambrus. 8vo. Cloth. 192 p . 1st printing with these illustrations. Near fine in near fine, price clipped d.w.

Price: $17.50

"The story of jumper, the Siberian colt, has been described as 'one of the greatest horse stories of all time.' " The Siberian author knew and loved Jumper

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Rufus the New Forest Pony
ROWAN, Jean
London & New York: Frederick Warne, (1967). 8vo. Dark green boards, stamped in silver. 144 p . First Edition. Lower corner of rear cover lightly bumped; else Fine in very good d/j with light wear & soiling at extremities & a 1" tear at top of rear panel.

Price: $25.00

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"Hosses": An Anthology of Short Stories
GRAY, Charles Wright, ed
New York: Henry Holt & Company, (1927). 8vo. Pale green cloth, stamped in gilt & blind, with a small color plate mounted on front cover. vi, 383 p. With original string bookmark attached . 1st ed. A fine, bright copy.

Price: $17.50

Contains stories by Will Levington Comfort, Zane Grey, Ross Santee, Ernest Thompson Seton, George Agnew Chamberlain, et al

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The Appaloosa Breed Characteristics & Registration Requirements
HAWKINS, R. E
Riverside: Hawkins & Hubbell Publications, (1964). Illus. by S. J. Hubbell. Oblong 8vo. Cloth. 63 p . 1st ed. Fine in d.w. with several rubbed spote (mostly on rear panel) & a couple of short edge tears.

Price: $32.50

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Indian Fur
BALCH, Glenn
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell and Co., (1951). B/w illus. by Robert Frankenberg. 8vo. Salmon-colored cloth, stamped in black. 248 p . First Edition. Name & inscription on endpaper, very lightly worn at extremities; else Very Good in worn & chipped d/j.

Price: $20.00

"Story of the Far West during the days when money was calculated in terms of beaver pelts."

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Lost Horse
BALCH, Glenn
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell and Co., (1950). B/w illus. by Pers Crowell. 8vo. Gray cloth, stamped in red. 246 p . First Edition. Tiny bumps at bottom edge of front cover; else Fine in near fine d.w. with a few tiny edge tears & a small chip at top edge of rear panel.

Price: $40.00

Set at Darby Ranch in Idaho

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Indian Saddle-Up
BALCH, Glenn
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell and Co., (1953). B/w illus. by Robert Frankenberg. 8vo. Salmon-colored cloth, stamped in black. 210 p . First Edition. Inscription on endpaper; else Fine in Fine d/j with minor wear & a couple of tiny tears at top edge.

Price: $30.00

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Winter Horse
BALCH, Glenn
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell and Co., (1951). 8vo. Salmon-colored cloth, stamped in black. 177 p . A Tack Ranch Story. First Edition. SIGNED by the author on front free endpaper. Inscription on half-title; else Fine in d/j which is fine save for minor wear at edges.

Price: $65.00

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Christmas Horse
BALCH, Glenn
New York: Thomas Y. Crowell and Co., (1949). B/w illus. by Pers Crowell. 8vo. Orange cloth, stamped in black. 246 p . First Edition. Inscription on endpaper; else fine in fine, price clipped d.w. with minor wear & a couple of tiny tears at top edge.

Price: $40.00

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Brown Hills
VAN DER VEER, Judy
New York: Longmans, Green & Co., 1938. 12mo. Cloth. 273 p . 1st ed. Name on paste-down; else very good.

Price: $17.50

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Die spanische Reitschule zu Wien
OULEHLA, Jaromir, Leo Mazakarini and Henri Brabec d'Ipra
Wien: Orac, (1986). Illus. with photos. 4to. Boards. 368 p . Erstes bis neuntes Tausend. Inscription on verso of half-title; else very good in d.w.

Price: $37.50

Extra shipping for this heavy book

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The Arab-Bred Register 1929: Containing the Entries of Arab-Bred Stallions and Mares, and the Supplememtary List
(ARAB HORSE SOCIETY)
(England): (Arab Horse Society), 1929. Illus. with photos. 16mo. Cloth, leather spine label. 72 p . 1st ed. Spot at fore edge of front cover, light cover wear & soiling, spine label chipped around edges; else very good.

Price: $45.00

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Trouble for Jerry
GATES, Doris
New York: Viking Press, 1944. B/w illus. by Marjorie Torry. 8vo. Tan cloth. 179 p . First Edition. Previous owner's inscription on front free endpaper, very lightly worn at extremities; else near Fine.

Price: $12.50

Jerry was eleven and he liked horses, ranches and Speed, the ranch wrangler. He did not like dudes, especially when they turned out to be girls. Newbery Honor winning author of "Blue Willow"

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The Turf Speculator's Cyclopedia
SWAIN, Henry P
No place: Self-published, ca. 1946. 8vo. Wraps. 347 p . Some cover wear; else very good.

Price: $100.00

Crudely-produced mimeographed book with printed cover. The copyright notice appears in French & English. Lists "former editions" published in Brussels & in Port-au-Prince. Seems to be scarce in any edition - no copies located in LC or OCLC

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The Horse and His Diseases: A Valuable Collection of Receipts and Much Other Valuable Information
NEDDO, Dr. Edward
South Bend, Ind.: Tribune Printing Company, Printers, 1880. B/w engraved frontis of the author and 6 small b/w engravings of ho. 16mo. Leather-backed cloth, stamped in gilt. 89 p. + ads with b/w engraved illus. (mostly for South Bend companies) . 1st ed. Pencilling on front endpaper, pencilled name on rear endpaper (resident of South Bend), Some wear at spine & edges of cover; else very good. Scarce.

Price: $200.00

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FINANCING METHODS IN TURF INVESTMENTS
Baltimore: Montee Publishing Co., Inc., n.d. 8vo. Wraps. 41 p . Faint vertical crease; else a fine copy.

Price: $30.00

A system of handicapping

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