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FURTHER ADVENTURES OF JEMMY DONKEY Interspersed with Biographical Studies of the Horse

By: Argus, Arabella

Price: £45.00

Publisher: London, William Darton: 1821

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: TH333

Condition: V.g.


154pp. [ii] ads. Frontispiece engraving of two donkeys pulling a open carriage with four children watching [dated 1821]. Rather scuffy but a scarce item, Lacking the f.f.e.p. Pub. quaterleather with marbled boards. Gilt titles to the spine. A fine spine with no loss.14,5cms View more info

The Hedge and the Horse

By: Belloc, Hilaire

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Cassell and Company Limited: 1936

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: T598

Condition: V.g.


300pp. 40 illustrations by G.K. Chesterton. Lib. stamps to the end-papers and title-page. The text is stamp free. Green cloth, gilt. A trifle rubbed. View more info

FARRIERY IMPROV'D: Or, a Compleat Treatise on the Art of Farriery.Wherein is Fully Explain'd The Nature,Structure and Mechanism of That Noble and Useful Creature A Horse

By: Bracken, Henry

Price: £195.00

Publisher: London, J. Clarke and J. Shuckburgh: 1742

Edition: 4th edition

Seller ID: T136

Condition: V.g.


viii[ii],363, index [35] pp. Contemporary full calf, red morocco label, rubbed and worn but intact. SOUND AND TIGHT COPY. The first edition was published in 1737. A scarce edition. 16.5 x 9.5. Orig. full calf with 5 raised bands. Joints cracked but intact. Rubbed and worn but 100% original binding. Old heavy owners name to front end-paper [undated]. Foreword dedication to Sir Nathaniel Curzon View more info

THE PANJANDRUM PICTURE BOOK: containing : Come lasses and lads, Ride a cock-horse to Banbury Cross, and a Farmer went trotting upon his grey mare, Mrs Mary Blaize, the great Panjandrum himself

By: Caldecott R.,

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co:

Seller ID: P1008

Condition: Fine


ND [c 1895?] Engraved and printed by E.Evans. White boards with illustrated covers printed in black with pale green blocking. No inscriptions or marks. No date but Routledge pub. the book originally in 1885. Randolph Caldecott, 1846-1886. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info

RIDE A-COCK HORSE TO BANBURY & A Farmer Went Trotting Upon His Grey Mare

By: Caldecott, R.

Price: £5.00

Publisher: London, Frederick Warne & Co:

Edition: facimile reprint

Seller ID: X443

Condition: V.g.


24pp. 6 colour prints throughout. A reprint of a Randolph Caldecott's Picture Books View more info

LIGHT ON A DARK HORSE an Autobiography (1901-1935)

By: Campbell, Roy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Hollis & Carter: 1951

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: CF173

Condition: Fine


347pp. Frontispiece - by Augustus John. Brown cloth, gilt. No inscriptions, fading, wear or marks. Odd small foxing blemish View more info

GENIUS GENUINE

By: CHIFNEY of Newmarket, Samuel

Price: £175.00

Publisher: 16 Gloucester Street, Queen Sq. London, Henry Angel: 1871

Edition: Second Edition reprinted

Seller ID: TH279

Condition: Fine


ii,[ii] 127 with [xiv] blank pages at the rear. Fine red pebble-grain binding with gilt titles enclosed within embossed gilt border and inner blind double rule. Top-edge gilt. Half-title present with Five Pound price. A later reprint of the second edition, Scarce in it's own right and a fine copy. The British Library copy is catalogued as 1871[?]. 21cms View more info

OLD MASTER DRAWINGS including Leonardo da Vinci's HORSE AND RIDER July 10 2001

By: Christie's

Price: £20.00

Publisher: London, Christie's: 2001

Seller ID: K457

Condition: Fine


242pp. Colour illustrations throughout. 172 lots illustrated and described.[One page has margin notes on condition] View more info

MICK KINANE BIG RACE KING

By: Clower,Michael

Price: £10.00

Publisher: London, Mainstream Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: AB435

ISBN: 1 85158 806 X

Condition: Fine


244pp, with 29 photographs. The authorised Biography. This book not only covers the jockey's life story but gives an rare insight into his characterand the reasons for his phenomenal success. A nice, fresh copy. View more info

HIGH TREASON The TRIAL AT LARGE OF COL. DESPARD and his twelve associates on a Charge of High treason at The New Sessions-House, Horse-Monger Lane, Southwark on Monday 7th February 1803

By: Despard, Colonel

Price: £120.00

Publisher: London, Tegg & Castleman, et al.: 1803

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: T295

Condition: V.g.


35pp. Dis-bound. No covers. Frontis. engraving incomplete. Price sixpence. The account of the two day trial including an appearance of Lord Nelson. Colonel Despard (1751-1803) was hung drawn and quartered. View more info

The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Horse Breeds and Horse Care

By: Draper, Judith

Price: £12.00

Publisher: Oxford, Sebastion Kelly: 1999

Seller ID: J570

ISBN: 1840811250

Condition: Fine


236pp. illus. throughout View more info

OUR HORSES

By: Edwards, Lionel

Price: £12.00

Publisher: London, Penguin Books Ltd: 1948

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: V172

Condition: V.g.


32pp. ND c1948. Colour plates and illustrations by Edwards. Lithographed by Charles and read Ltd. Covers foxed, chipped and worn to the edges, Beautiful horse illustrations in colour and bl/wh. Nice internally View more info

HORSE POWER AND MAGIC

By: Evans, George Ewart

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber: 1979

Edition: 1st edition

Seller ID: P745

ISBN: 0571113486

Condition: Fine


222pp. 22 photographs and line illustrations. A fine copy. No marks or clipping. D.j. unfaded or worn View more info

THE HORSE WHISPER

By: Evans, Nicholas

Price: £55.00

Publisher: London, Bantam Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: BB1388

ISBN: 0593 038894

Condition: Fine


349 pp. View more info

THROUGH THE STABLE AND SADDLE-ROOM

By: Fisher, Major Arthur T.

Price: £115.00

Publisher: London, Richard Bentley and Son: 1890

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: GT141

Condition: V.g.


xx, 302pp. The original scarce first edition. [A second edition was pub. in 1891]. Tirfle foxing to the title-page. Lacking the half-titlepage otherwise complete. Original publishers pebble grain cloth with an attractive gilt illus. of a stable door with horse shoes t the door and a beson brooom and water bucker to the side. Trifle rubbed rubbed but a near fine copy with the original binding. Sound and clean original end-papers. PLEASE EMAIL FOR PHOTOS. View more info

JOCK OF THE BUSHVELD

By: Fitzpatrick, Percy, Sir.

Price: £425.00

Publisher: London, Longmans, Green and Co.: 1909

Edition: sixth Impression, First Edition

Seller ID: TH036

Condition: Fine


xvi, 475pp. Frontis. colour plate and 22 full page illustrations. Each page has margin sketches. The first edition was published in 1907. A fine copy bound in pub. green buckram, gilt with gilt titles and a gilt illus. of the dog. Springbokdeer illus. to the spine. Neat owners inscriptions to the f.f.e.p. The same binding as the first edition, 1st impression. The dung beetle pushing with its front legs and the horse exiting a river bank vertically are still uncorrected in this 1st edition, sixth impression. A LOVELY COPY. Please email for photos. View more info

HORSES AND STABLES

By: Fitzwygram, Sir F.

Price: £95.00

Publisher: London, Longman's Green & Co: 1894

Edition: fourth edition

Seller ID: TS315

Condition: Fine


viii, 560, Index. 56 illus.plates Original green buckram with a paper label [incomplete]. A comprehensive reference including ventilation and construction of stables, feeding, forage, grooming, shoeing, exercise, horse physiology diseases and treatment, leg and ligament problems, purchase and warranty, shoeing, dentistry. etc. A nice copy with no marking to the text. Neat owners names a the front end-paper, View more info

THE PRACTICAL HORSEKEEPER,

By: Fleming, G.,

Price: £10.00

Publisher: L. Upcott Gill, Ltd. London, [1890's],:

Seller ID: D167


first edition, viii, 264pp, 14pp advertising index, , octavo, original mauve cloth, gilt lettering, embossed, dusty condition. Published cheaply this copy is average in condition by a good working exa mple of a book purchased at the turn of the century by the working classes. View more info

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NAPIER'S ABYSSINIAN MARCH

By: Glover, Stephen

Price: £130.00

Publisher: London, M&H Hanhart/ Charles Jeffries`: 1870

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: M2205

Condition: V.g.


7 [i]pp. Fine full colour lithographic cover by Hanhart. Napier astride his horse pointing with a camp in the distance and mounted soldiers behind him. Neat pencil date to the upper margin 10th March 1870. Printed price 3/-. Napier's march to Abyssinia was in 1868. [Published by Charles Jeffrey's]. 34x25 cms. Near fine View more info

MEDITATIONS ON A HOBBY HORSE AND OTHER ESSAYS ON THE THEORY

By: GOMBRICH, ERNST HANS

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Phaidon: 1985

Edition: 4th edition

Seller ID: T518

ISBN: 0714823791

Condition: Fine


x, 182pp. 140 illustrations. Green illus. card wrappers. A nice unfaded copy. Stamped with a 'damaged' stock stamp to end-paper but no fault present! View more info