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SILKS AND SULKIES: THE COMPLETE BOOK OF AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND HARNESS RACING

By: AGNEW, Max

Price: €35.00

Publisher: Sydney, Doubleday: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19959


Landscape large quarto, 320pp., profusely illustrated, chiefly in mono. Some inextensive foxing and minor soiling at prelims., text edges a little tanned, and no significant wear. A good, sound, presentable copy in very good dustwrapper. View more info

CARDIGAN BAY: THE HORSE THAT WON A MILLION DOLLARS

By: BISMAN, Ron

Price: €12.50

Publisher: Wellington, A.H. & A.W. Reed: 1971

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 19984


Octavo, 154pp., mono. photo. illustrations. Dustwrapper faded at spine, also worn and torn with repairs, any loss not extensive; book with text edges browned. A sound, usable copy. View more info

THE INTERDOMINIONS: SAGA OF THE CHAMPIONS

By: BISMAN, Ron, and STRONG, Tayler

Price: €15.00

Publisher: Auckland, MOA Publications/Dominion Breweries: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 19960


Quarto, 205pp., profusely illustrated in mono. Dustwrapper worn, though with little loss, and soiled, though not very obtrusively; text edges a little browned, book good. A sound copy. View more info

RIDING A DRESSAGE TEST

By: DIGGLE, Martin, and COLGATE, Terry

Price: €10.00

Publisher: London, J.A. Allen: 1994

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 13859


Octavo, laminated, yellow pictorial boards, 112pp., line illustrations. Slightly faded at spine, neat inscription at fly-leaf. No remarkable wear. A very good, clean and sound copy. View more info

EVERYBODY'S POLO

By: PEARCE, James J.

Price: €40.00

Publisher: London: Robert Hale: 1949

Seller ID: 6949


Small quarto, yellow cloth with gilt decoration at upper board, gilt title at spine, mono. photo. fronts., 108pp., mono. photo. illustrations. Gilt dulled, with some scattered soiling and spotting at cloth, though not heavy, contents very good, and a sound copy with minimal wear. Owner's inscription at fly-leaf. View more info

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PROFESSOR NORTON B. SMITH'S PRACTICAL TREATISE ON THE BREAKING AND TAMING OF WILD AND VICIOUS HORSES

By: SMITH, Norton B.

Price: €75.00

Publisher: Nat Behrens and Norton B. Smith: 1892

Seller ID: 8850


Small octavo, publisher's red pictorial printed wraps, adverts., 156pp., line illustrations, adverts. Copyrighted by Behrens and Smith while at the Crystal Palace, London, June 20th., 1892. Claiming to be revised and enlarged for its 250th. thousand, the scarcity of the volume suggests a little Victorian 'figure massage'. A remarkably well-preserved copy View more info

KINGS OF THE TURF: MEMOIRS AND ANECDOTES OF DISTINGUISHED OWNERS, BACKERS, TRAINERS AND JOCKEYS

By: THORMANBY

Price: €25.00

Publisher: London, Hutchinson & Co.:

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 21891


Octavo, dark green cloth, lettered in gilt, decorations in blind; Bentinck portrait fronts., title page in red and black, 378pp., portrait illustrations. Edges and endpapers browned, scattered foxing, a few joints tender (rear hinge cracked, but not separating, although a couple of leaves loosened). Technically a working copy, but certainly usable, with binding fairly clean and sharp, and so presentable on the shelf. View more info