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Brother Mendel's Perfect Horse Man and Beast in an Age of Human Warfare

By: Westerman, Frank

Price: $12.75

Publisher: London, Harvill Secker: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9765

ISBN: 1846550882

Condition: New in New dust jacket


8.58 X 5.43 X 1.26 inches; vii, 310 pages; Hard cover is white with gold lettering. DJ. Pages are clean and tight, this is a NEW book. Translated from Dutch by Sam Garrett. When you touch a Lipizzaner, the author was told as a child, you are touching history. This title explores the history of these creatures, an extraordinary troop of pedigree horses first bred as personal mounts for the Emperor of Austria-Hungary. " The most famous breed of baroque horses in the wo... View more info

Legends of Old Honolulu

By: Westervelt, W.D.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Honolulu, Hawaii, Mutual Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 9128

ISBN: 1566476046

Condition: Near Fine


7 X 4.30 X 0.80 inches; xiv, 282 pages; Soft cover has slight rubbings, slight creasing to front cover. Sticker on back cover. NEW book, pages are clean and tight. Originally printed in 1915, this reprint is from 2003. "...introduces the figures who shaped the mythical and early history of old Honolulu. We meet demigods like the water providers Ka -ne and Kanaloa, warriors, priests, the fairy people know as Menehunes, the shape-shifting dog Ku as well as other spirit... View more info

Tension and Harmony The Navajo Rug

By: Wheat, Joe Ben & Kate Peck Kent & Marsha Gallagher & Gary Witherspoon & Stephen Trimble

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Flagstaff, AZ, Museum of Northern Arizona Press: 1982

Seller ID: 6895

ISBN: 0897340809

Condition: Near Fine


Booklet is stapled wraps. Cover is a reddish patterned rugh. White lettering on cover. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with 17 color and 38 photographs and drawings of modern and old rugs. Sections are: Early Navajo Weaving; From Blanket to Rug: The Evolution of Najavo Weaving aftter 1880; The Weaver and the Wool; The Process of Navajo Weaving; Self-Esteem and Self-Expresssion in Navajo Weaving; suggested readings. ; Plateau Magazine... View more info

Ponies At Westways

By: White, Constance M.

Price: $14.50

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Company, Ltd.: 1959

Seller ID: 3995

Condition: Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket


Hardcover is green with black imprint on front and black lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. One of a British series of books by Constance M. White. "Westways is a wondeful school in Devonshire with its own riding stables....In the new term Rosemary's place in the dormitory is taken by a new girl, Susan, ...destroys the old, happy atmosphere...A good horsewoman, she shows off by jumping their beloved 'Cobber' when he isn't fit, and the resulting spill comp... View more info

GUIDE TO DRESSAGE

By: Wilde, Louise Mills

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Millwood, NY, Breakthrough Publications: 1982

Seller ID: 896

ISBN: 0914327054

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Cover is brown with gold lettering on spine; some rubbing in general and more extensively along the bottom of boards and near top of spine. DJ has some edge wear, rubbing, sunning and small nicks and tears along top and bottom edges. Owner's name neatly written in small letters at top of front end paper, also a couple of faint stains on this page. Pages are clean and tight with some slight staining along side edges. Extensively illustrated with 93 b/w drawings. Foreword ... View more info

Guide To Dressage

By: Wilde, Louise Mills

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Millwood, NY, Breakthrough Publications: 1982

Seller ID: 1999

ISBN: 0914327054

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Cover is brown with gold lettering on spine; has some light rubbing and bumping. . DJ has some edge wear, rubbing, sunning and small nicks and tears, (2) 1/2" closed tears along top. Owner's name neatly written in small letters at top of front end paper. Pages are clean and tight. Extensively illustrated with 93 b/w drawings. Foreword by Hilda Gurney. Some of the chapters are: Training Methods; Showing at Training Level; Longeing; Requirements of the Tests; Riding Te... View more info

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The People Are Dancing Again The History of the Siletz Tribe of Western Oregon

By: Wilkinson, Charles

Price: $22.50

Publisher: Seattle, WA, University of Washington Press: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7010

ISBN: 029599066X

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Color map & b/w photographs, maps, drawings; 10 X 7.30 X 1.80 inches; xvi, 564 pages; Laid in color map. Yellow hard cover with black lettering on spine. DJ in a mylar cover. End pages are colored map; laid in is a 2x sided color map of trails and reservation locations. Extensively illustrated with b/w photographs, maps, and even a cartoon. "The confederated tribes of Siletz Indians ---27 tribes speaking at least 10 languages---were brought together on the Oregon Coa... View more info

Indian Voices. The Native American Today. A Report on the Second Convocation of Indian Scholars

By: William H. Veeder, William Demmert, Roger Buffalohead, Bea Medicine, Soloman Cook, Richard Wilson, John Echohawk, Christine Webster, Ron Hodge, Lionel deMontigny, Frederick Dockstader, Brantley Blue

Price: $19.25

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Indian Historian Press: 1974

Seller ID: 7478

ISBN: 0913436186

Condition: Very Good-


6 X 9; vii, 244 pages; Soft cover has bumping, rubbing/scuffing sunning, some paper separation on bottom of spine, and some hard bumps of unknown matter on front. Front cover is separating from text block at bottom, but still attached. Pages are clean and tight, appears as if unused. 8 sections with a variety of contributors. At rear of book is a list of participants. View more info

Breaking and training the stock horse

By: Williamson, Charles O. & Carl Hoobing

Price: $51.25

Publisher: Dickinson, ND, Service Printers,: 2005

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 8486

Condition: Near Fine


B&W Illustrations; 5 1/2 x 8 3/4; 82 pages; Soft cover is greyish color with brown lettering on front. Slight rubbing, and sticker residue. Pages are clean and tight. Book appears as if unused. Originally published by Williamsson in 1950. This is the 4th edition of the classic title. All aspects of commonsense horse breaking and training. Illustrated with dozens of b/w drawings by Hoobing. View more info

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The Social Conquest of Earth

By: Wilson, Edward O.

Price: $14.25

Publisher: New York, Liveright: 2012

Seller ID: 9049

ISBN: 0871404133

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 9.61 X 6.46 X 1.18 inches; 331 pages; Hard cover is blue, with darker blue cloth on spine, gold lettering on spine. Slight bumping. DJ has light rubbing, scuffing, bumping. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with dozens of b/w pictures and tables. 'Wilson adapted the title of Paul Gaugin's famous mural as a theme -- "What are we?", "Where did we come from?", "Where are we going?" -- for discussing his t... View more info

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Dressage As Art In Competition Blending Classical and Competitive Riding

By: Winnett, John

Price: $17.50

Publisher: Guilford, CT, The Lyons Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 3125

ISBN: 1585746010

Condition: New


Cover is glazed boards; no dust jacket, as issued. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photos and drawings. Has an introduction to the second edition. Mr. Winnett originally learned dressage in the French classical tradition, later moving on to schooling in the German classical method. His skill in dressage earned him places on two USA Olympic teams, and numerous international teams. "...Winnett presents a thoughtful distilla... View more info

Winning With Horsepower! Achieving Personal Success through Horses

By: Witter, Rebekah Ferran

Price: $16.00

Publisher: North Pomfret, VT, Trafalgar Square Publishing: 1999

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2169

ISBN: 1570761329

Condition: New in Near Fine dust jacket


Cover is dark yellow with brown lettering on the spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with b/w photos. Some of the chapters include: Nightmares: Overcoming Fear and Expectations; Partners: Relationship and Partnership; Showtime! : Goals and Competition. Some of the contributors are: Buck Brannaman; Helen K. Crabtree; Carol Grant; Anne Kursinski; John Lyons; Dr. Robert Miller; Michael Plumb; Monty Roberts; Roy Rogers; Sam Savitt; Jane Savoie; ... View more info

Training The Three Day Event Horse And Rider

By: Wofford, James C.

Price: $73.25

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9340

ISBN: 0385425201

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Cover is green with brown spine; copper lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photos. As Capt. Mark Phillips, former Olympic rider, coach of the US 3-Day Eventing team says: " Anyone who aspires to train or work with horses should be able to learn something from this wily horsman. I wholeheartedly recommend his splendid book to any eventer, young or old". Chapters are: History and Development of the Thre... View more info

Training The Three Day Event Horse And Rider

By: Wofford, James C.

Price: $75.25

Publisher: New York, Doubleday: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9955

ISBN: 0385425201

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Cover is green with brown spine; copper lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photos. As Capt. Mark Phillips, former Olympic rider, coach of the US 3-Day Eventing team says: " Anyone who aspires to train or work with horses should be able to learn something from this wily horsman. I wholeheartedly recommend his splendid book to any eventer, young or old". Chapters are: History and Development of the Thre... View more info

Cross Country With Jim Wofford: A Collection From The Popular 'practical Horseman' Column, With A Bonus DVD 26 Lessons To Improve Your Eventing Skills from the Olympic Rider and Top Coach

By: Wofford, Jim

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Boulder, CO, Equine Network: 2011

Seller ID: 9339

ISBN: 1929164521

Condition: New


NEW NEW. Softcover is heavy, glazed paper. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photographs, and b/w jump diagrams. DVD sealed into the back cover. "This book is a compilation of columns I have written for 'Practical Horseman' magazine over the past few years. i have very firm opinions about horses and our relationship with them, and I will share those opinions with you. I have also developed a very successful ... View more info

Cross Country With Jim Wofford: A Collection From The Popular 'Practical Horseman' Column, With A Bonus DVD 26 Lessons To Improve Your Eventing Skills from the Olympic Rider and Top Coach

By: Wofford, Jim

Price: $62.50

Publisher: Boulder, CO, Equine Network: 2011

Seller ID: 9382

ISBN: 1929164521

Condition: New


NEW NEW. Softcover is heavy, glazed paper. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. illustrated with dozens of color and b/w photographs, and b/w jump diagrams. DVD sealed into the back cover. "This book is a compilation of columns I have written for 'Practical Horseman' magazine over the past few years. i have very firm opinions about horses and our relationship with them, and I will share those opinions with you. I have also developed a very successful ... View more info

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A Cowboy Christmas The Miracle at Lone Pine Ridge

By: Wood, Audrey & Robert Florczak

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing: 2001

Seller ID: 7451

ISBN: 0689821905

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 10 3/4 x 12; Unpaginated pages; Hard cover has light bumping, a few pages show signs of loving, gentle use. DJ has slight rubbing/scuffing and shelf wear. Book is rust colored with silver lettering on spine. Pages not numbered, 37 pages. Original art work are paintings by Robert Florczak. Illustrations are full page, or 2 page, in vibrant color and detail. Wonderful Christmas story with absolutely gorgeous pictures to further bring the words to life.... View more info

Medieval Life and Leisure in the Devonshire Hunting Tapestries

By: Woolley, Linda

Price: $71.25

Publisher: London, V & A Publications: 2002

Seller ID: 9680

ISBN: 1851773746

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 10 1/4 x 12 1/4 x 3/4; 128 pages; Hardcover and DJ are sealed in shrinkwrap. Illustrated with color pictures of the famed tapestries. A beautifully produced book by the world renowned V&A Museum [Victoria & Albert] in London. Their textile collections, of many sorts, are amazing. The Devonshire Hunting Tapestries are four very large and beautifully designed tapestries made between 1430 – 1450, depicting hunting scenes of boars, bears, swans, otters... View more info

Medieval Life and Leisure in the Devonshire Hunting Tapestries

By: Woolley, Linda

Price: $71.25

Publisher: London, V & A Publications: 2002

Seller ID: 9697

ISBN: 1851773746

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 10 1/4 x 12 1/4 x 3/4; 128 pages; Hardcover and DJ are sealed in shrinkwrap. Illustrated with color pictures of the famed tapestries. A beautifully produced book by the world renowned V&A Museum [Victoria & Albert] in London. Their textile collections, of many sorts, are amazing. The Devonshire Hunting Tapestries are four very large and beautifully designed tapestries made between 1430 – 1450, depicting hunting scenes of boars, bears, swans, otters... View more info

Ecology of Teleost Fishes

By: Wootton, R.J.

Price: $32.75

Publisher: New York, Chapman & Hall, Ltd.: 1992

Edition: Revised

Seller ID: 8039

ISBN: 0412317303

Condition: Very Good-


Fish & Fisheries Series Series; B&W Illustrations; 8.98 X 5.98 X 0.87 inches; xiii, 404 pages; Soft cover is blue with darker blue lettering on spine. Light rubbing/scuffing/shelf wear to covers. First two leaves have creasing and crumpling and a small stain [coffee? ]. Many pages have highlighting, margenalia. Illustrated with dozens of b/w charts, diagrams, drawings, figures. "Teleost fishes account for nearly half of all known vertebrate species. They have represe... View more info