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Believe: A Horseman's Journey

By: Brannaman, Buck and William Reynolds

Price: $34.75

Publisher: Guilford, CT, The Lyons Press: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8904

ISBN: 1592284337

Condition: New in New dust jacket


Hardcover is grey with black spine, gold lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with b/w photographs. "Believe continues to chronicle the man's efforts as catalyst and mentor as we meet twelve people with whom he has worked. Through their words and through Brannaman's perceptive introductions to each essay, we experience first-hand the hope and confidence that he has instilled in them and their horses". Afterward. ; B&W Ph... View more info

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The Faraway Horses The Adventures and Wisdom of One of America's Most Renowned Horsemen

By: Brannaman, Buck, with William Reynolds

Price: $12.25

Publisher: Guilford, CT, The Lyons Press/Globe Pequot Press: 2001

Seller ID: 4960

ISBN: 1585748633

Condition: Near Fine


Cover is plum colored with cream colored spine; black lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Illsutrated with b/w photos. Before there was Monty Roberts and John Lyons, there was Buck Brannaman, one of the original 'horse whisperers, ' along with Tom and Bill Dorrance. Buck recounts his moving, inspiring and often humorous adventures in learning how to work with horses, gentling them, not breaking them. "These principles are really about l... View more info

Women's Costume in Early Ontario

By: Brett, K. B.

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Toronto, The Governors of the University of Toronto: 1966

Seller ID: 154

Condition: Very Good+


Soft cover is stapled wraps. Heavy, yellow paper covers. Pages are clean and tight. Illustrated with 17 b/w photographs. "The earliest styles described in this booklet came to Upper Canada with the first settlers in 1784; the latest may have graced a lady of fashion on Confederation Day in 1867. Between these dates Ontario grew from a few scattered military and trading posts to a rapidly developing, wealthy, agricultural and industrial province..." ; Royal Ontar... View more info

Best Editorial Cartoons Of 1972 A Pictorial History Of The Year.

By: BROOKS, CHARLES (EDITOR); LONG, SCOTT (FOREWORD).

Price: $14.50

Publisher: Gretna, Pelican Publishing Company, Gretna: 1973

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5620

Condition: Good+


Hardcover is orange with white lettering on spine; this is a library rebind. Originally a hardcover version; stated first printing. "Anonly annual compilation of editorial cartoons, focusing on all the newsworthy events of the year as expressed through the pens of the major cartoonists from North America". Includes a list of other issues and past award winners. Oversized, 4#. ; Ex-Library; 8 1/2 x 11; xvi, 143 pages; Cover is a library rebind. Has some shelf wear... View more info

Who's Who In New England Morgandom, Volume II

By: Brooks, Patty (Ed.)

Price: $37.50

Publisher: No Place, New England Morgan Horse Association: N.D.

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5406

Condition: Very Good


Softcover is colorful, heavy paper. Overall, pages are clean and tight. No date of publication, but last listed dates for any horses, awards, etc. , is 1984, so likely published in 1984 or 1985. Lavishly illustrated with 150+ b/w photographs. Overall, divided into sections by states, with each state outline divided into lettered regions. Covers Connecticut, Maine, Massachussetts, New Hampshire, Vermont [where the Morgan Horse is the official state animal]; Outside New En... View more info

Ancient Art Of The American Woodland Indians Exhibition Catalogue

By: Brose, David S, James A. Brown, and David W. Penney

Price: $19.50

Publisher: Harry N. Abrams, in Association With the Detroit Institute of Arts: 1985

Edition: First Edition (?)

Seller ID: 5434

ISBN: 0895581051

Condition: Near Fine


Softcover is heavy, glazed paper. Grey spine with burgundy lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Lavishly illustrated with 141 color and b/w plates; 32 figures; and a map. This is an exhibition catalogue for a show that appeared at: The National Gallery of Art, Washington , D. C. , March 17 - August 4, 1985; The Detroit Institute of Arts, September 2 - November 11, 1985; The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, December 16 - March 2, 1986. Printed and bound... View more info

M'Kee Victorian Glass Five Complete Glass Catalogs from 1859/60 to 1871

By: Brothers, M'Kee and

Price: $16.25

Publisher: New York, Dover Publications: 1981

Seller ID: 8114

ISBN: 0486241211

Condition: As New


B&W Illustrations; 9.40 X 6.10 X 0.80 inches; 186 pages; Soft cover has minor shelf wear, faint corner crease on back. Previous owner's sticker inside back cover. Grey/brown spine with black lettering. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Extensively illustrated with b/w pictures and charts form the 19th century catalogues“‘HS. M'Kee, who lately retired from the glass business, secured a patent July 30, 1878, for what. He tered “Molds for decorating war... View more info

Robert Francis Kennedy Memorial Issue: Collector's Edition

By: Brown, Florence & Photo Illustrated

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, M. F. Enterprises: 1968

Seller ID: 6092

Condition: Very Good-


Soft cover is colored paper, glued pages. Pages are clean and tight. Published as a special issue in response to the tragic assassination, June 5, 1968, of Senator Robert F. Kennedy [also known as RFK], while running, as a democratic candidate, for the US presidential election. Lavishly illustrated with dozens of b/w photographs. ; Photographs; 8 1/2 x 11; 66 pages; Cover has rubbing/scuffing, bumping, shelf wear. Ligh sunning to cover and pages. View more info

Memories of 'Abdu'l-Baha Recollections of the Early Days of the Baha'i Faith in California

By: Brown, Ramona Allen

Price: $63.25

Publisher: Wilmette, IL, Baha'i Publishing Trust: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 8812

ISBN: 0877431280

Condition: New


B&W Photographs; 8.40 X 5.40 X 0.60 inches; xxiii, 144 pages; Soft cover has a white spine with blue lettering. Pages are clean and tight, a NEW book. Illustrated with 25 b/w photographs. "...is a moving account of the early days of the Baha'i Faith in California, days highlighted by the visit in 1912 of 'Abdu'l-Baha, the son of the Prophet-Founder of the Baha'i Faith. The author speaks from a unique vantage point, for she was one of the earliest Bahai'is in th San F... View more info

Memories of 'Abdu'l-Baha Recollections of the Early Days of the Baha'i Faith in California

By: Brown, Ramona Allen

Price: $51.75

Publisher: Wilmette, IL, Baha'i Publishing Trust: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 7843

ISBN: 0877431280

Condition: New


B&W Photographs; 8.40 X 5.40 X 0.60 inches; Soft cover is white with blue lettering on front and spine. Pages are clean and tight. This is a NEW book. Illsutrated with 25 b/w photographs. "....is a moving account of the early days fo the Baha'i Faith in California, days highlighted by the visit in 1912 of 'Abdu' l-Baha, the son of the Prophet-Founder of the Bahai' Faith. The author [1889-1975] speaks from a unique vantage point, for she was one of the earliest Baha'i... View more info

He Saw a Hummingbird How the Tiniest of Birds and a Man's Indomitable Spirit Combined to Bring about a Miracle

By: Browning, Norma Lee & Russell Ogg

Price: $11.50

Publisher: Midland, MI, Northwood Institute Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 6875

ISBN: 0873590430

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


Hardcover is red with silver lettering on spine. Pages are clean and tight. Orange endpapers. Inscription and signature of both authors on front end paper, dated with location. Laid in is original bookmark for this book. 8 color photographs at rear of book. Reprint of first edition from 1978, as stated on copyright page. ; Color Photographs; 0.9 x 8.1 x 6.1 Inches; ix, 143 pages; Cover has light shelf wear, bumping, dated location of purchase on front end paper. DJ has ... View more info

Frank O. Gehry Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

By: Bruggen, Coosje Van

Price: $41.25

Publisher: New York, Solomon R Guggenheim Museum: 1997

Seller ID: 10000

ISBN: 0892071923

Condition: As New


Color Illustrations; 9 1/4 x 11 ; 211 pages; Soft cover has blue spine with white and green lettering. Slight bmping. Pages are clean and tight. Lavishly illustrated with color photographs and b/w drawings. "No building was more anticipated than Frank Gehry's stunning new museum in Bilbao, an industrial city in the Basque Country of northern Spain. Philip Johnson, the dean of American architects, declared it "the greatest building of our time," while Sverre F... View more info

The Fords of Dearborn

By: Bryan, Ford R.

Price: $16.75

Publisher: Detroit, Wayne State Univ Pr: 1989

Seller ID: 9542

ISBN: 0818701021

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 8.94 X 5.76 X 0.86 inches; 301 pages; Hard cover is tan with brown lettering on spine. Faint rubbing to covers. DJ has light rubbing; in a mylar cover. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Illustrated with b/w maps and 130+ b/w pictures. 'The subject matter pertains principally to the period before the first of these Fords reached America, until after the death of Henry Ford the industrialist who was by far the most noteworthy member...' View more info

Scruffy The Adventures of a Mongrel in Movieland

By: BURBRIDGE, Claude

Price: $16.75

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blackett: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 9706

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


B&W Illustrations; 6 X 9; 159+ pages; Hard cover is tan with brown lettering on the spine. Light rubbing, scuffing, bumping, sunning to boards. Missing DJ. Pages are clean and tight. Neatly written inside front cover is name and address of first owner, dated 1937. Book store label at bottom, inside front cover. Stapled to first two leaves are newspaper articles; one dated from 1940. At rear, another 23 pages of listings of other books by publisher. Illustrated with 34 b/... View more info

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The Way To Perfect Horsemanship Translated by Nicole Bartle

By: Burger, Udo

Price: $34.50

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen & Co. , Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 6173

ISBN: 0851317243

Condition: New


Hard cover is glazed boards. Cream colored endpapers. Pages are clean and tight, still crisp; this is a NEW book. Illustrated with 37 b/w photos and drawings. Chapters are: Horsemanship; Fundamental Principles; Outline; Horseman's Tools; Elementary Biomechanics; A Horseman's Diagnosis; Conclusion. "...first published in German in 1959, it was immediately recognized as a classic work of equestrian literature. It gives the reader a clear insight into the psychology 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: $29.75

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

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 10313

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: $29.75

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

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 10319

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: $29.75

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

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 10320

ISBN: 3885424886

Condition: As 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: $29.75

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

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 10411

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

Brief Lives: First Edition by the Garrick Club

By: Burnim, Kalman A. and John Baskett

Price: $19.75

Publisher: London, Garrick Club: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 5691

ISBN: 0906290732

Condition: Very Good- in Very Good+ dust jacket


First Edition, 2003. Hardcover is brown with gold lettering on the spine. Tan endpapers. Pages are clean and tight; this is a NEW book. Contributions by Edward A. Langhans. Sections are: Brief Lives of the Sitters; Brief Lives of the Artists; Lists of Subscribers. Extra heavy, 4#. ; 0.97 x 10.4 x 7.4 Inches; xii, 276 pages; MISSING CD-ROM. Slight shelf wear to covers. DJ has light shelf wear, rubbing/scuffing; in a mylar cover. View more info