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THE HORSE WITH A TREATISE OF DRAUGHT
Written by William Youatt.
Stock no. 2124127
Published by Longman, Brown, Green & Longmans. 1853. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth. A New Edition. B/w illustrations. Under the superintendence of the Society For The Diffusion of Useful Knowledge. Spine is browned with 1" split to top. Bumping to corners; uneven fading to rest of covers. Name to front pastedown. A little pencil annotation. Last page is partially stuck to rear endpaper. Newspaper cutting stuck to rear pastedown.

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MODERN PRACTICAL FARRIERY
Written by W.J. Miles; J.I. Lupton. Illustrated by Benjamin Herring.
Stock no. 2123937
Published by William Mackenzie. Circa 1880. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Leather spine and corners; raised bands to spine, with gilt title. A complete guide to all that relates to the horse. Its history, varieties, and uses - breaking, training, feeding, stabling, and grooming - how to buy, keep and treat a horse in health and disease, etc. Complete System of the Veterinary Art, as at present practised at the Royal Veterinary College, London. With numerous illustrations and a series of anatomical plates, engraved from original drawings from nature by Herring. To which is added an Essay on the diseases and management of cattle, sheep, and Pigs by Lupton. 12 colour plates and frontis. Covers are heavily marked with some scuffing. Damage to spine, which may have been partially repaired; split all the way down front edge, which appears to have been re-glued. Joints are cracked. Foxing and some grubby margin marks. Damp marking to top of some page margins.

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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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SHOCK TO THE SYSTEM THE FACTS ABOUT ANIMAL VACCINATION, PET FOOD AND HOW TO KEEP YOUR PETS HEALTHY
Written by Catherine O'Driscoll.
Stock no. 1812044
Published by Dogwise Publishing. 1st 2006. Very good condition.

Are vaccinations and stress making our pets sick? Cardwraps. viii and 216 pages. ISBN: 9781929242290. A fine copy marred only by a pen inscription to title page messily crossed out with black ink.

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WHO KILLED THE DARLING BUDS OF MAY? 1 VACCINATION
Written by Catherine O'Driscoll.
Stock no. 1208387
Published by Abbeywood Publishing (vaccines) Ltd. 1st 1997. Nearly fine condition.

What Vets Don't Tell You About Vaccines. Red card wraps. 314 pages includes index. ISBN: 0952304813. Spine lower corners slightly rubbed. Front cover a little faded. Contents fine.

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LET SLEEPING VETS LIE
Written by James Herriot. Illustrated by Larry.
Stock no. 1504463
Published by Michael Joseph. 1st 1973. Almost very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

More tales of life as a vet in Yorkshire. Blue boards with gilt titles to spine. B/w illustrations. 222 pages. SIGNED by author, with dedication, on title page. Cover edges slightly browned. Front endpaper is MISSING. Embossed address stamp to top corner of half-title page. Contents clean. Price-cut dustwrapper is edge worn, very slightly browned and a touch grubby.

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INTRODUCTION TO VETERINARY GENETICS
Written by F.W. Nicholas.
Stock no. 1810919
Published by Blackwell Science. 1st thus 2000. Very good condition.

A general introduction to basic and molecular genetics followed by chapters on single-gene disorders, chromosomal aberrations, immunogenetics, pharmacogenetics, parasites and pathogens, and control of inherited disorders. Cardwraps. ISBN: 0632056398. Covers lightly scuffed, corners lightly rubbed. Contents clean, no marking.

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REPRODUCTIVE CLINICAL PROBLEMS IN THE DOG
Written by D. Edward Jones; Joan O. Joshua.
Stock no. 1807655
Published by Wright. 1st 1982. Almost very good condition.

A Veterinary Practitioner Handbook. Blue/green cardwraps. 198 pages. ISBN: 0723606382. Covers unevenly faded/sunned. Inscription & date in ink to half-title page (Peggy Graysen). Foxing to prelims and text block else contents clean.

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LECTURES ON THE ELEMENTS OF FARRIERY
Written by Charles Vial De Sainbel.
Stock no. 584183
Published by Charles Vial De Sainbel. 1st 1793. Very good condition.

Lectures on the Elements of Farriery, or the Art of Horse-Shoeing and on the Diseases of the Foot Designed Chiefly for the Use of the Pupils of the Veterinary College London. B/w frontis representing 3 topics, listed as separate plates. No. I a groom holding a horse's foot, No. II the Veterinarian explaining to the Farrier the natural shape of the foot and the form of a shoe proper for it, No. III Ignorance running away with a mask in her hand. Plates I is a large folding b/w plate showing the joints of the leg. Plate II shows hooves and shoes. The book was originally issued with 6 model plaister hooves and 6 model brass shoes. xii + iii + 202 pages. Modern full brown calf binding with raised bands to spine, gilt decorations and borders. Black leather title labels to spine. The author was the inaugural professor of the Royal Veterinary College. Plates lightly foxed. Inscription to verso of last blank page reads 'For Some Excellent Remarks on this work see the monthly review for December 1793'. A superb binding. Please note this copy does not have the associated models.

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A HISTOCHEMICAL ATLAS OF TISSUE OXIDATION IN THE BRAIN STEM OF THE CAT
Written by Reinhard L. Friede.
Stock no. 626373
Published by Hafner Publishing Company. 1st 1961. Very good condition.

This work was conducted partly in the Bioacoustics Branch, Aero Space Medical Laboratories, Wright Air Development Center, Dayton, Ohio and partly in the Laboratory of Neuropathology, Neuropshychiatric Institue, University of Michigan. Text in English & German. Very large format, blue cloth, gold titles. B/w plates with line diagrams and photos. Covers a little scuffed & creased. Contents fine.

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THE BOOK OF FIELD SPORTS AND LIBRARY OF VETERINARY KNOWLEDGE VOLUME II
Written by Henry Downes Miles.
Stock no. 989226
Published by Henry Lea & Co.. Circa 1860. Slightly better than good condition.

Large format. Pages 520, xxiv. Three-quarter brown leather, marbled boards. Gilt title to spine. Numerous colour and b/w plates. This volume devoted entirely to the horse. 12 of 13 plates present, inc. coloured frontispiece. Thormanby is missing. The Arab Toorkman plate has a small tear (no loss) and some slight staining. The 19 anatomical plates at rear of book (3 in colour) are all present. p. v/vi torn, no loss. Apart from these minor faults, a good useable copy.

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