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Little Brown Jug: 2 Disc Collector's Edition Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of Harness Racing's Premier Pacing Event!

By: N/A

Price: $25.75

Publisher: No Place, WBNS-10TV: 2005

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 8008

Condition: As New


2 DVD disc set. Like new jewel case for set. DVDs in New condition. Commentary by Dom Tiberi, WBNS-10TV and Phil Pikleny. Scarce video. Welcome to the Little Brown Jug Website! The Little Brown Jug is the most prestigious 3-year-old pacing race in North America. Each year more people journey to Delaware, Ohio to witness the "Jug" than to see any other harness race. In 1997, over 56,000 racing fans were in attendance. This is the largest crowd in history known to ... View more info

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ASIL Arabians The Noble Arabian Horses; Fourth Edition: in English and German

By: A S I L [ASIL] Club, Ed. ; Foreword by Georg Olms

Price: $92.50

Publisher: Hildesheim, Germany, ASIL Club/Georg Olms: 1993

Edition: Fourth Edition

Seller ID: 2755

ISBN: 3487083493

Condition: New in Fine dust jacket


Cover is black board with gold lettering and club logo on front in German and English; on spine in German, English and Arabic. End pages illustrated. Application form for club laid in at rear. Magnificently illustrated with 500+, mostly color, pictures. Foreword by W. Georg Olms. Printed in Italy. Pages are clean and tight; printed on glossy paper. This is a NEW book! DJ is NEW; and also in cardboard slipcase, also NEW. Book originally sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap, r... View more info

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Ainslie's Complete Guide To Thoroughbred Racing: Third Edition

By: Ainslie, Tom

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster/Fireside: 1988

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 5543

ISBN: 0671656554

Condition: Near Fine


B/W photos, drawings, charts, diagrams. Discusses breeding, conformation handicapping, distance and weights, jockeys, and even includes a race goer's dictionary and index. A nice, comprehensive book for anyone interested in Thoroughbred horse racing and to know the ins and outs of the track and betting. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 6 1/4 x 9 1/2; 349 pages; Cover has minor rubbing and shelf wear. View more info

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In Harmony With Your Horse How to Build a Lasting Relationship

By: Albinson, Clare

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Guilford, CT, The Lyons Press: 2003

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 3801

ISBN: 1585746754

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Cover is blue cloth with lighter blue lettering on spine; clean, new DJ. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of color photos. Chapters are: Nature of Horses; Working with the Horse's Nature; How do we Teach Horses? ; How do Horses Communicate? ; Dominating Your Horse; Reward or Punishment? ; Temperament of Horses; Tension; What do Horses Enjoy? ; Nature of the Rider; Human Balance; Balance of the Horse; index. Albinson offers a... View more info

Playin' Cowboy The Coontail Blue and Other Horse Tales

By: Alexander, Richard D.

Price: $37.75

Publisher: Manchester, MI, Woodlane Farm Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7379

ISBN: 0971231443

Condition: New in New dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 9 x 11 x 1 1/4; xii, 321 pages; SIGNED BY AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR ON TITLE PAGE. Blue hardcover has gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. DJ has faint rubbing; in a mylar cover. Extensively illustrated by the author with charming b/w drawings from many disciplines of riding. "...lifetime accumulation of stories, essays, verses, songs and drawings...There are serious and sad stories that may elicit a tear, light-hearted ones likely to make ... View more info

Phantom, Son Of Gray Ghost

By: Anderson, C. W.

Price: $35.50

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1969

Seller ID: 8758

Condition: Very Good


B&W Illustrations; 9.10 X 7.20 X 0.70 inches; 86 pages; Hard cover has illustrated cover. Green spine with grey lettering. Covers have some light rubbing, bumping, scuffing, and a few small marks on back cover. Some sunning and light spotting on edges of text block. Pages are clean and tight. Besides the great story, they are full of the wonderful original horse art one expects from the master horse illustrator, Anderson." From the moment he first sees her ride, Mr. ... View more info

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Paul Brown Master of Equine Art

By: Biscotti, M. L.

Price: $21.25

Publisher: Lanham, MD, Derrydale Press: 2010

Seller ID: 9811

ISBN: 1564162095

Condition: New


B & W and Color; 7 x 10; x, 147 pages; Soft cover has a white spine with brown lettering. NEW book. Illustrated with 13 color and many b/w pictures. Paul Desmond Brown (1893-1958) was an American illustrator who specialized in equestrian subjects. He was one of the most popular equine, animal illustrators of the 20th century. 3 appendices; bibliography; list of books written or illustrated by Brown. View more info

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Paul Brown Master of Equine Art

By: Biscotti, M. L.

Price: $21.25

Publisher: Lanham, MD, Derrydale Press: 2010

Seller ID: 9812

ISBN: 1564162095

Condition: New


B & W and Color; 7 x 10; x, 147 pages; Soft cover has a white spine with brown lettering. NEW book. Illustrated with 13 color and many b/w pictures. Paul Desmond Brown (1893-1958) was an American illustrator who specialized in equestrian subjects. He was one of the most popular equine, animal illustrators of the 20th century. 3 appendices; bibliography; list of books written or illustrated by Brown. View more info

RUN FOR THE ROSES 100 YEARS AT THE KENTUCKY DERBY

By: Bolus, Jim

Price: $13.25

Publisher: New York, Hawthorne Books, Inc.: 1974

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 4992

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good- dust jacket


Hardcover is green leather look, with white at spine; red lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with 150 b/w photographs and 9 color plates. Some of the chapters are: The First Derby; Wild, Early Years; Knocking Down the Favorites; Fighting Finish; Plain Ben and Calumet; They Called Him Big Red; two appendices and index. Oversized, 4#. ; Photographs; 8 3/4 x 11; ix, 209 pages; Cover has light bumping; little bit of covering removed from ver... View more info

Man O' War Thoroughbred Legends, No. 1

By: Bowen, Edward L.

Price: $24.75

Publisher: Lexington, KY, Eclipse Press/The Blood-Horse Inc.: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3040

ISBN: 1581500408

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good- dust jacket


Cover is green cloth with b/w pastedown on front; blind stamping of series on front, and title in gold lettering on front and spine. Green monochrome endpapers, with a design of horsehoes. Stitched in satin bookmark. Pages are clean and tight; book appears as if unused. Illustrated with 42 b/w photos. One of the most famous horses to ever set foot on an American racetrack. He only raced during his 2 year old and 3 year old seasons, retiring with a 20 victories in 21 race... View more info

From Foal to Champion

By: Bowen, Edward L.

Price: $16.75

Publisher: New York, Stewart Tabori & Chang: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8098

ISBN: 1556702051

Condition: Near Fine


Color Illustrations; 10.90 X 9 X 1 inches; 152 pages; Cover is green cloth boards with gold lettering on front and spine. Very slight rubbing to cover. Pages are clean and tight. Green endpapers. Extensively illustrated with 100+ color photographs of most aspects of racehorse life, for the horses and their attendant humans and 'barn friends'. Slip case is matcing green cloth with color paste down on front. Slight rubbing to slip case. "Chronicles the lives of racehor... View more info

RACING DAYS

By: Boyd, Brendan and Henry Horenstein

Price: $13.00

Publisher: New York, Owl Book/Henry Holt and Co.: 1995

Edition: First Paperback Edition

Seller ID: 2218

ISBN: 0805042938

Condition: Near Fine


Pages are clean and tight; printed on high quality, glossy paper. Illustrated with 90 striking b/w photos, with 70 accompanying essays. This book captures the gritty, elegant essence of a fascinating closed universe, the Thoroughbred racetrack and its myriad of characters. "Racing Days lays bare the very soul of racing, warts and all" {Esquire]. Illustrates everyone and everything from the grooms doing the gritty, day-to-day labor through to the jockeys, trainers... View more info

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Exterminator: Horse Racing's Beloved "Old Bones"

By: Boyd, Eva Jolene

Price: $13.50

Publisher: Lexington, KY, Eclipse Press: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5576

ISBN: 1581500874

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is dark blue with photo of Exterminator in the middle; gold lettering on front and spine. Grey monochrome horseshoe end papers. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Stitched in black ribbon bookmark. Illustrated with 32 b/w photographs. "Exterminator was one of hrose racing's first superstars...affectionately known as "Old Bones", went from backup performer to headliner in 1918 when he won the Kentucky Derby. ..During his long career [8 ye... View more info

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Assault: The Clubfooted Comet

By: Boyd, Eva Jolene

Price: $16.50

Publisher: Lexington, KY, Eclipse Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5645

ISBN: 1581501072

Condition: New in Near Fine dust jacket


Hardcover is burgundy cloth with black 'Thoroughbred Legends' embossed below photopraph of Assault; gold lettering on front and spine. #23 in the Thoroughbred Legends series. Stated First Edition. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Burgundy monochrome end papers. Illustrated with 39 b/w photographs. Stitched in black satin bookmark. Assault (March 26, 1943 – September 2, 1971) was an American Hall of Fame thoroughbred racehorse who won the U. S. Triple Crow... View more info

The Georgian Gentleman

By: Brander, Michael

Price: $11.25

Publisher: England, Saxon House: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6404

ISBN: 0347000053

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hard cover is green with gold lettering on spine. Brown and white monochrome end papers. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of b/w pictures and 5 color plates. "...Brander penetrates the myths of the Georgian gentleman to show in graphic detail the clothes he wore, his education and travels, hunting, shooting, gaming, wagering, clubbing, duelling, entertainment, servants, wenching, his diet and sanitary habits, the pretence, the financial scrambling, ... View more info

Tack Room Talk October 1972

By: Brotchie, J. F. , ; editor

Price: $26.50

Publisher: Beverly, MA, TRT Publications: 1972

Seller ID: 8487

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 5 1/2 x 8 1/2; 38 pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Has sepia color hunting picture on front. Light rubbing, scuffing, shelf wear to covers. Pages are clean and tight. Leafs 17 -27 show a faint stain at bottom, which does not intrude into the text or pictures. Has various articles on many horse related topics, racing, dressage, olympics, breeding, horse shows.....by various authors. Also includes many older ads. Illustrated with b/w drawings and phot... View more info

The Rider Forms The Horse: Function and Development of the Muscles of the Riding Horse

By: Burger, Udo and Otto Zietzschmann

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Warrendorf, Germany, FN Verlag Deutsche Reiterliche Vereinigung E. V.: 2003

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 7802

ISBN: 3885424886

Condition: New


NEW book; still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. Soft cover, maroon ground with grey lettering; grey spine with maroon lettering. Back flap folds out to show figure 4, in color. Pages are clean and tight. Multiple copies available. Illustrated with 24 b/w photographs and drawings from the 1939 edition; additionally there are 23 color photographs added to the 2003 edition. "The photographs have been retained in their authentic form in order to maintain the integrity of ... View more info

The Rider Forms The Horse: Function and Development of the Muscles of the Riding Horse

By: Burger, Udo and Otto Zietzschmann

Price: $40.50

Publisher: Warrendorf, Germany, FN Verlag Deutsche Reiterliche Vereinigung E. V.: 2003

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 7979

ISBN: 3885424886

Condition: New


NEW book; still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. Soft cover, maroon ground with grey lettering; grey spine with maroon lettering. Back flap folds out to show figure 4, in color. Pages are clean and tight. Multiple copies available. Illustrated with 24 b/w photographs and drawings from the 1939 edition; additionally there are 23 color photographs added to the 2003 edition. "The photographs have been retained in their authentic form in order to maintain the integrity of ... View more info

The Rider Forms The Horse: Function and Development of the Muscles of the Riding Horse

By: Burger, Udo and Otto Zietzschmann

Price: $19.75

Publisher: Warrendorf, Germany, FN Verlag Deutsche Reiterliche Vereinigung E. V.: 2003

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 8497

ISBN: 3885424886

Condition: New


NEW book; still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. Soft cover, maroon ground with grey lettering; grey spine with maroon lettering. Back flap folds out to show figure 4, in color. Pages are clean and tight. Multiple copies available. Illustrated with 24 b/w photographs and drawings from the 1939 edition; additionally there are 23 color photographs added to the 2003 edition. "The photographs have been retained in their authentic form in order to maintain the integrity of ... View more info

The Rider Forms The Horse: Function and Development of the Muscles of the Riding Horse

By: Burger, Udo and Otto Zietzschmann

Price: $19.75

Publisher: Warrendorf, Germany, FN Verlag Deutsche Reiterliche Vereinigung E. V.: 2003

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 8498

ISBN: 3885424886

Condition: New


NEW book; still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. Soft cover, maroon ground with grey lettering; grey spine with maroon lettering. Back flap folds out to show figure 4, in color. Pages are clean and tight. Multiple copies available. Illustrated with 24 b/w photographs and drawings from the 1939 edition; additionally there are 23 color photographs added to the 2003 edition. "The photographs have been retained in their authentic form in order to maintain the integrity of ... View more info