Sometimes you just have to take the leap
and build your wings on the way down.
Kobi Yamada

Book collecting terms defined and illustrated. Selected used and out-of-print books occasionally for sale.

FEATURED BOOKS

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Picture of Practical Light Horse Breeding Practical Light Horse Breeding, by Wall, John F.. John F. Wall: Lexington, Kentucky, 1936. Edition: Third edition. Hardcover, 5.75 by 8 inches, 146 pages. Foreword by E.R. Bradley of Idle Hour Farm. Maroon leatherette cover with gilt letterig on cover and spine. Illustrated with black and white photos throughout. The covers of this book are actually a little flexible, heavier than an ordinary paperback cover and lighter than the standard hardcover boards. $15.00

Picture of Judging the Horse for Racing, Riding and Recreation Judging the Horse for Racing, Riding and Recreation, by Wall, John F. and Frank Jennings. Wilfred Funk: New York, 1955. Edition: First Edition. Hardcover, 208 pages. Burlap cloth with brown lettering on cover and spine and red drawing of a cupola and weathervane on cover. Illustrated with black and white drawings. Includes index. $20.00

Picture of The Art of the Horse: Reflections of the Past, Magazine Covers and Illustrations, Picture Postcards, Advertising Illustrations The Art of the Horse: Reflections of the Past, Magazine Covers and Illustrations, Picture Postcards, Advertising Illustrations, by Evans, Justin B.. Wood River Publishing: Tiburon, CA, 1991. Edition: First edition stated. ISBN: 0962300098. Softcover, 4to, 8.25 by 11 inches, 171 pages. Pictorial wraps. Profusely illustrated with blackand white and full color photographs. $30.00

Picture of The U.S. Cavalry Horse The U.S. Cavalry Horse, by Carter, General William H.. Lyons Press: Guilford, Connecticut, 2003. Edition: Reprint. First thus. ISBN: 1592281583. Trade Paperback, 6 by 8 inches, 404 pages. Pictorial wraps. Illustrated with black and white photographs and line drawings. Includes glossary. $60.00

Picture of The Western Trainer The Western Trainer, by Jones, Dave. Arco: New York, 1976. Edition: no edition stated. ISBN: 0668034432. Hardcover, 5.5 by 8.5 inches, 229 pages. Brown cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Well illustrated with black and white photographs. Index. $15.00

Picture of Training the Quarter Horse Jumper Training the Quarter Horse Jumper, by Levings, H. Patricia. A.S. Barnes & Co.: South Brunswick, New Jersey, 1968. Edition: First edition. Hardcover, 7.25 by 10.25 inches, 117 pages. Mustard-colored cloth with black lettering on spine. Well-illustratedi wth 72 black and white photographs and 25 sketches drawings. Includes Index. $12.00

Picture of Care and Breeding of Horses: No. 7 in the Horse Health and Care Series Care and Breeding of Horses: No. 7 in the Horse Health and Care Series, by Jones, William E. DVM, PhD (Editor). Caballus Publishers: Fort Collins, Colorado, 1974. Edition: First thus. ISBN: 0912830085. Hardcover, 5.5 by 8.75 inches, 113 pages. Tan cloth with black ink lettering on cover and spine. Illustrated with charts, graphs, and black and white photographs. $15.00

Picture of Horses A Practical and Scientific Approach Horses A Practical and Scientific Approach, by Bradley, Melvin. McGraw-Hill: New York, 1981. Edition: First edition. ISBN: 0070070652. Hardcover, 580 pages. White pictorial cover. Black and white photographs and line drawings. Includes biographical references and Index. $20.00

Picture of Practical Light Horse Breeding Practical Light Horse Breeding, by Wall, John F.. John F. Wall: Lexington, Kentucky, 1936. Edition: Third edition. Hardcover, 5.75 by 8 inches, 146 pages. Foreword by E.R. Bradley of Idle Hour Farm. Maroon leatherette cover with gilt letterig on cover and spine. Illustrated with black and white photos throughout. The covers of this book are actually a little flexible, heavier than an ordinary paperback cover and lighter than the standard hardcover boards. $9.00

Picture of Centered Riding Centered Riding, by Swift, Sally. St. Martin's Press: New York, 1985. Edition: Later printing. ISBN: 0312127340. Hardcover, 8vo, 8.25 by 9.5 inches, 198 pages. Quarter bound in black cloth over light green speckled paper; gilt lettering on spine. Photography by Mike Nobel; drawings by Jean MacFarland. Illustrated throughout with black and white photographs and line drawings. $15.00