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THE ROYAL OFFICE OF MASTER OF THE HORSE
Written by M.M. Reese.
Stock no. 1609533
Published by Threshold Books. 1st 1976. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Burgundy cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w and colour illustrations. ISBN: 0901366900. SIGNED by author and also the Duke of Beaufort on title page. Price-cut wrapper. Tape marks to endpapers and wrapper flaps. Wrapper is a little edge rubbed.
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RIDING RECOLLECTIONS
Written by G.J. Whyte-Melville. Illustrated by Hugh Thomson.
Stock no. 1814090
Published by W. Thacker & Co.. 1st 1898. Very good condition.

Burgundy cloth boards, gilt title to spine and vignette to front board. Colour frontis with tissue guard plus b/w plates. Deckle edged. Top edge gilt. Spine faded, boards unevenly faded, rear board also scuffed. Neat name & date in ink to free front endpaper. A few scattered foxspots.
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THE GODOLPHIN ARABIAN
Written by Mordaunt Milner.
Stock no. 1609127
Published by J.A. Allen & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1990. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the Matchem Line. B/w plates. Three centuries of horse breeding and racing. ISBN: 0851314767. Spine and corners bumped. Wrapper spine faded.
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FROM COLONEL TO SUBALTERN: SOME KEYS FOR HORSEOWNERS
Written by M.F. McTaggart.
Stock no. 1813970
Published by Country Life Ltd.. 1st 1928. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth spine with title, red cloth sides, black title with inkwell and feather pen vignette to front. B/w illustrations. Spine browned, a few marks to boards. Front hinge pulled. A few scattered foxspots and grubby margin marks.
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FARRIERY: THE WHOLE HORSE CONCEPT
Written by David W. Gill.
Stock no. 1813219
Published by Nottingham University Press. 1st 2007. Nearly fine condition.

The enigmas of hoof balance made clear. Essential reading for those who are looking to expand their knowledge and for those who seek a more philosophical approach to this ancient craft. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour & b/w illustrations and photos. xvi and 146 pages including index. ISBN: 9781904761556.
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RURAL PORTRAITS
Written by Polly Pullar. Illustrated by Keith Brockie.
Stock no. 2122401
Published by Langford Press. 1st 2003. Slightly better than very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Scottish Native Farm Animals, Characters and Landscapes. Large format. Colour & b/w illustrations. ISBN: 1904078060. Bumping to top of spine. Contents are excellent! Wrapper is edge-creased with fading to top edge.
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PAT SMYTHE'S BOOK OF HORSES
Written by Pat Smythe.
Stock no. 1506416
Published by Cassell & Company Limited. 1st 1955. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A book of horsemanship. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Spine bumped. Stain to front cover and cover edge. Large name in pen to front endpaper. Browning to endpapers. A little foxing. Dustwrapper is edge worn with a few chips and tears. Stains to panels and flaps causing some wrinkling, stains are more noticeable on verso.
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PONY RIDING
Written by Robert Colville.
Stock no. 1506363
Published by Nicholson And Watson. 1st 1949. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

No. 3 in the Country Book series. A book on equitation full of sound instruction and common sense, laced with a sense of humour. Green cloth covers with gilt titles, in dark green title blocks, to spine. B/w photos and line drawings. 138 pages. Spine and top corners bumped. Dark mark to outside edge of front cover. Small amount of colouring to front pastedown, tiny bookseller's label to rear pastedown. Ink inscription to verso of front endpaper. A couple of grubby marks to title page and page opposite. Foxing to text block. Dustwrapper has loss from top of browned spine and slight loss from base. Nibbling to folds and edges causing holes and surface paper damage. Rear panel grubby.
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JORROCKS ON 'UNTING
Written by R.S. Surtees. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1506225
Published by William Heinemann. 1909. Almost very good condition.

Brown boards, with pictorial onlay to front cover. 6.75 x 5.25". B/w text illustrations and 3 tipped-in colour plates. 31 pages. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Spine browned. A couple of small marks to covers. Ink inscription to front endpaper. Two letters written on rear pastedown. Foxing, mainly to endpapers.
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EQUINE DENTISTRY: A PRACTICAL GUIDE
Written by Patricia Pence.
Stock no. 1812294
Published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 1st 2002. Nearly fine condition.

A quick reference on the medical management of dental problems in the horse. Cardwraps. Colour & b/w photos. 275 pages including index. ISBN: 0683304038. A nice, clean copy.
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THE HORSE ON THE CUT
Written by Donald J. Smith.
Stock no. 2121116
Published by Patrick Stephens. 1st 1982. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The story of the canal horses of Britain. Green boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 0850595142. Fading to spine and a couple of cover edges. Foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is faded to spine with some edge-creasing.
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RIDING AND HUNTING
Written by M. Horace Hayes.
Stock no. 2121108
Published by Hurst & Blackett Ltd.. 1928. Very good condition.

Burgundy cloth with gilt titles. B/w photos. 5th impression. Bumping to spine and corners. A little fading along top of spine. Light foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. A few pencil margin marks.
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