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Reynard The Fox Adapted from a Classic Folk Tale

By: Vaes, Alain, Illustrated and Adapted by

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Atlanta, GA, Turner Publishing, Inc.: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 3006

ISBN: 1570360553

Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket


Cover is burgundy with gold lettering on the front and spine; white spine. DJ is in a mylar cover. Endpapers are brown/white monochrome pictures. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of brilliantly colored pictures. By the fifteenth century the deeds of Reynard the Fox were popular throughout Europe. This updated version of the classic tale is brought to new and vibrant life with the colorful, original illustrations of Alain Vaes. Oversized, 3#. ; Remainder; Color Illustrati... View more info

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Beauty and the Beast and Other Fantastic Fairy Tales A Pop-Up Book

By: Van Der Meer, Ron & Fran Thatcher

Price: $12.25

Publisher: New York, Random House Books for Young Readers: 1995

Seller ID: 9097

ISBN: 0679866698

Condition: Very Good+


Pop-Up; Color Illustrations; 8 1/2 x 11 1/2; Unpaginated pages; Hard cover is glazed boards with blue spine with black lettering. Covers have light rubbing and bumping. All pop-ups work perfectly. Beautiful color illustrations. Pages not numbered, 8 pages. 2 per story; each has a small booklet of that fairy tale tucked in pocket. A pop-up collection of favorite fairy tales invites children to participate in a three-dimensional retelling of such stories as "The Pied P... View more info

The Gray Mare's Colts

By: Van Der Veer, Judy

Price: $13.50

Publisher: San Carlos, CA, Golden Gate Junior Books: 1971

Seller ID: 6649

ISBN: 087464173X

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Hard cover is yellow orange color with brown letterig on front and spine; photograph of author with her horse on rear board. Pages are clean and tight, as if unused. Illustrated with b/w drawings. "I have a son of hers, and a daughter, and two of her grandchildren. So far as I know, these are the only living descendants of the old gray mare. But, in a certain way, all my horses are the children of the gray mare, for she was the beginning of the horses in my life...Th... View more info

Hold the rein free

By: Van der Veer, Judy

Price: $9.25

Publisher: New York, Scholastic: 1968

Seller ID: 9630

Condition: Very Good+


B&W Illustrations; 7.40 X 5.20 X 0.50 inches; 191 pages; Soft cover has yellow spine with red lettering. Covers have rubbing, scuffing, sunning, light bumping. B/w illustrations by Pers Crowell. Pages are clean and tight. When the children learned that Mia's foal was to be destroyed as soon as it was born because its sire had been a scrub stallion from the Indian reservation instead of a Thoroughbred like Mia, their reaction was one of horror and dismay. But Kiko, the Me... View more info

Coffin Drop

By: Van Dyke, J.

Price: $21.75

Publisher: Plymouth, MI, Sqeek-by-Graphics: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9141

ISBN: 0964273403

Condition: Very Good+


9 X 6 X 0.50 inches; 223 pages; AUTHOR SIGNED AND INSCRIBED ON TITLE PAGE: FOR YOUR ENJOYMENT, J. VAN DYKE [SQUEEK]. Soft cover has white spine with black lettering. Light sunning, bumping, and crease on bottom of back cover. Pages are clean and tight. A mystery set in the world of horse jumping. Written by Squeek, who with her husband, owned the popular stable 'Nature's Last Stand', in Plymouth, Michigan; a western suburb of Detroit. She is now a 'Yooper' [resident of t... View more info

A Picture Album Of Holland, Michigan

By: Van Kreken, Donald and Theron Wieranga; compiled by

Price: $27.50

Publisher: Holland, MI, 1976

Seller ID: 7416

Condition: Very Good+


B & W photographs; 8 1/2 x 11; 48 pages; Soft cover is stapled wraps. Heavy orange paper with black lettering and b/w photograph on cover. SCARCE TITLE. Covers have light shelf wear, sunning, scuffing and some spots. Edges of pages have slight shelf wear and sunning, does not reach to photographs. Lavishly illustrated with over 40 b/w photographs of Holland, Michigan. "The compilers of this book are interested in Holland and its history. The major emphasis of the bo... View more info

AMONG PREDATORS AND PREY

By: Van Lawick, Hugo

Price: $12.50

Publisher: San Francisco, CA, Sierra Club Books: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 377

ISBN: 0871567741

Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket


Published by Sierra Club Books. Cover is brown. DJ is glued/taped to cover, and covered wtih myler. Has typical ex-library markings. Front free end paper is missing. Bottom of pages looks as if there is some slight water marking. Pages are high quality glossy paper. Books is lavishly illustrated with many colored photos throughout. Van Lawick is an award winning photographer and producer/director/photographer for TV specials, winning 6 Emmy awards; he has also received t... View more info

They Tried to Cut It All Grays Harbor--Turbulent Years of Greed and Greatness

By: Van Syckle, Edwin

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Seattle, WA, Pacific Search Press: 1981

Seller ID: 7068

ISBN: 0914718606

Condition: Very Good-


B&W Photographs; 8.80 X 5.90 X 1.20 inches; viii,308 pages; Soft cover has much rubbing/scuffing, sunning, shelf wear, bumping, soft cover is grey with white lettering on spine. Extensively illustrated with 111 b/w [sepia toned] photographs in 3 groupings. Pages show signs of use, but no markings. "....come from Van Syckle's own experience and a half century of interviews with the crusty men who goaded the bull teams, built monster splash dams, fought and caroused in... View more info

Tacklebox Library boxed set of 5 bks, Lures, Flies and Bait, Reading the Water, Angler's Safety and First Aid, Freshwater Tackle, and Fish Cookery

By: Various

Price: $15.25

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row/ Outdoor Life: 1971

Seller ID: 7439

Condition: Near Fine


An Outdoor Life Take-Along Book Series; B&W Illustrations; 4 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 2 1/2; 300+ pages; 5 books on fishing in one slip case; a complete set. Books are soft covered, with sunning and some rubbing on spines. Interiors appear as if unused. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with dozens of b/w pictures. Slipcase has rubbing, sunning, scuffing, some bumping and a scrape mark at top. View more info

Stallion of a Dream

By: Vavra, Robert

Price: $58.50

Publisher: New York, William Morrow & Co: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5016

ISBN: 0688037461

Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket


Hardcover is blue with gold lettering on front and spine. Pages are tight and overall clean. Sated first edition; printed in Germany. Lavishly illustrated with the gorgeous horse photographs for which Vavra is renowned. Pages aren't numbered. Introduction by Peter Ustinov. Over two dozen color photographs. "In stunning color photographs and lyrical text....tells the story of a wild gypsy youth who captures the stallion Majestad. As their relationship grows, the young... View more info

Cardenas Horses and Home Cardenas: Horses & Home

By: Vavra, Robert

Price: $64.25

Publisher: EQUIVISION: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 6627

ISBN: 0971132917

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Hardcover is black. DJ. This is a brand NEW book, still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. Lavishly illustrated 100+ photographs with the extremely popular and prolific photographs of horses, Robert Vavra. For the first time, Vavra has included equine pictures by other photographers: Thomas Kilper, Tomas Micek and Till Leeser. The photographs of the house are by Wayne Chasan. This new book showcasing the incredible stallions and mares of Miguel Angel Cardenas of Ecija, Spain... View more info

Stallions of the Quest Signed Copy

By: Vavra, Robert; Afterword by Tom Lea; Epilogue by James A. Michener

Price: $81.75

Publisher: Woodcliff Lake, NJ, La Tierra Publishing, LLC: 2001

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9012

ISBN: 0971260400

Condition: New in New dust jacket


AUTHOR SIGNED BOOKPLATE. Hard cover is tan. DJ is new; sealed in publisher's shrinkwrap. NEW, CUSTOM BOOK PLATE SIGNED BY ROBERT VAVRA. In magnificent color photographs, Robert Vavra tells the dramatic story of the horse's return to America after having abandoned the land of it's origin 8,000 -10,000 years earlier. Novelist James A. Michener once wrote of him: “Though equus has fired the imaginations of painters from Leonardo da Vinci, Velazquez, Goya and Picasso, stil... View more info

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I Never Walked Alone The Autobiography of an American Singer

By: Verrett, Shirley & Christopher Brooks

Price: $9.25

Publisher: Hoboken, NJ, John Wiley & Sons: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9061

ISBN: 0471209910

Condition: Fine


B&W Photographs; 9.30 X 6.10 X 1 inches; xv, 336 pages; Hard cover is glazed, illustrated boards. Brown spine with white lettering. Very slight rubbing to boards. Pages are clean and tight, in sewn binding. Appears as if unused. Illustrated with 33 b/w photographs. 'An inspiring self-portrait of a world-renowned African American vocal artist This is a fascinating account of a gifted womans coming of age and rise to success at a time when black classical musicians faced b... View more info

Hugh Newell Jacobsen, Architect

By: Vignelli, Massimo

Price: $33.50

Publisher: Washington, D. C., AIA Press: 1988

Seller ID: 8407

ISBN: 0913962953

Condition: Near Fine


B & W and Color; 9 x 12 x 1 1/4 ; 351 pages; Soft cover is self wraps. Black spine with white lettering. Slight bump to lower corner, minor shelf wear. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Over 400 color and b/w photographs and plans and sections. "Jacobsen is widely known for his modern pavilion-based residences — composed of simple, gabled forms, rectangular in plan. Unlike other second-generation Modernist architects who revisited the iconic European... View more info

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Renaissance Patterns for Lace, Embroidery and Needlepoint

By: Vinciolo, Federico

Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1971

Seller ID: 8076

ISBN: 0486224384

Condition: New


Dover Knitting, Crochet, Tatting, Lace Series; B&W Illustrations; 8.10 X 5.90 X 0.40 inches; vii, 93+ pages; Soft cover has purple spine with black lettering. Extensively illustrated with b/w patterns for the needlework. "Republication [with English translation] of a 1909 facsimile edition ... Based on a 1606 printing of the third edition (the first printing of this edition was ... In 1587)." ca. 10 pages of other titles by Dover at the end of the book. View more info

How Little Lori Visited Times Square

By: VOGEL,AMOS /MAURICE SENDAK

Price: $45.25

Publisher: New York, Harper Row: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8640

Condition: Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket


Color Illustrations; 8.30 X 6.10 X 0.50 inches; Unpaginated pages; Hard cover is illustrated, same as on DJ. Some bumping, sunning, rubbing and age spotting. Library binding is tight. Illustrated with b/w and green/yellow drawings by award winning illustrator and author, Maurice Sendak. Pages are very clean. Pages not numbered. 64 pages. DJ has rubbing, bumping, creasing, sunning, small closed tears along edges, front flap has shallow clip to corner. Original gold sticke... View more info

Netherlandish Fifteenth and Sixteenth Century Paintings in the National Gallery of Ireland A Complete Catalogue

By: Vogelaar, Christiaan

Price: $17.25

Publisher: Dublin, The National Gallery of Ireland: 1987

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 7461

ISBN: 0903162369

Condition: New


Exhibition Catalogue Series; B&W Map & illustrations; 7 1/2 x 9 3/4; xiv, 109+ pages; Soft cover has slight scuffing. Black spine with white lettering. Exhibition catalogue for a show in Dublin from 1987. Lovely exhibition guide, excellent reference source. Extensively illustrated with a b/w map of the Netherlands in 15th and 16th centuries, along with 92 b/w plates of works in the show. Bibliography. View more info

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Balance In Movement The Seat of the Rider

By: Von Dietze, Susanne

Price: $21.25

Publisher: North Pomfret, VT, Trafalgar Square: 1999

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 8643

ISBN: 1570761558

Condition: Very Good+


Cover is glazed boards. Blue endpapers. Pages are clean and tight. Originally published in Germany in 1993. Illustrated with 100+ b/w photos and drawings. Sections are: Study of Movement and Riding; Physiology of Movement; Pelvis--Centre of Movement; Centre of Stabilisation: Upper Body and Head; Centre of Independence: Shoulder Girdle and Hands; Centre of Balance and Suppleness: The Legs; Perfect Body Coordination--Application of the Aids; Problems--Causes--Corrections. ... View more info

The Holsteiner Horse {English Language} History--Breeding--Performance

By: Von Thun-Hohenstein, Romedio Graf and Joachim Tietz

Price: $69.50

Publisher: No Place, 1993

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 7428

Condition: New


NEW. Green cover, with white spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. English language; originally published in Germany, in German [translated by Kaye Norment Smarslik] in 1977. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photos of this warmblood breed, as well as copies of the pedigrees of many of those shown. Some of the chapters are: History, the 18th Century...; From Cavalry Guard Remount to 'the Finest Carriage Horse in the World'; Heritage; Sir... View more info

The Holsteiner Horse {English Language} History--Breeding--Performance

By: Von Thun-Hohenstein, Romedio Graf and Joachim Tietz

Price: $47.50

Publisher: No Place, 1993

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 7585

Condition: New


Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. English language; originally published in Germany, in German [translated by Kaye Norment Smarslik] in 1977. Illustrated with dozens of b/w photos of this warmblood breed, as well as copies of the pedigrees of many of those shown. Some of the chapters are: History, the 18th Century...; From Cavalry Guard Remount to 'the Finest Carriage Horse in the World'; Heritage; Sire Lines; Path to the Modern Holsteiner; Foundation Sires ... View more info