horses

Gigi in America by Foster/ Cote, ill. Houghton Mifflin, 1946/1946 1st printing.

Gigi in America.

Further Adventures of a Merry-Go-Round Horse, nicely illustrated. By misadventure, Gigi can no longer send letters to Lili, who has also come to America. Note: This book has been SOLD.

$25.00

 

Thoroughbreds, written and illustrated by C. W. Anderson. Macmillan 1942, 1st pr

Thoroughbreds

"When the eye and mind have dwelt too long on treachery, cruelty, and brutality it is good to see in a fine horse those qualities so essential in times of stress - courage, strength, and unconquerable pride." CWA 1942 . Heart-wrenchingly beautiful drawings that show the unique character of each horse. Getting hard to find with a jacket in this condition.

$90.00

 

Alte Bekannte anon Stroefer's Kunstverlag #1073, E. Rister printing, ca 1900

Alte Bekannte.

Simply beautiful animal chromolithographs. In German. Such lovely horses that we had to put it with the horse books.

$165.00

 

Flambards by K. M. Peyton.

Flambards.

Christina Parsons, an orphan, goes to live with her Uncle Russell and cousins Mark and Will at Flambards, a rambling and decaying mansion in rural England. Here pre-WWI values, the hunt, the class system, meet modern life, airplanes, informality. Guardian Award.

$28.00

 

A Leg at Each Corner by Norman Thelwell.

A Leg at Each Corner.

The children and ponies here are equally round and determined. "A Complete Guide to Equitation." Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD

$20.00

 

"National Velvet" by Enid Bagnold, illust by Ted Lewin.

"National Velvet".

The Golden Anniversary edition of the much loved story of Velvet and her horse Pie. With velvet black and white illustrations by Lewin. Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD

$8.00

 

The Good Master, written and illust by Kate Seredy.

The Good Master.

Kate, Jancsi's headstrong city cousin, comes to live on her uncle's horse ranch in Hungary. The two take joyous rides over the plains and explore the countryside. Striking colour crayon portraits frontispiece. Newbery Honor.
Please note: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD

$12.00

 

The Lord Mayor's Show by Vian Smith.

The Lord Mayor's Show.

The story of a boy's work with an unwilling and temperamental steeplechaser. Jacket painting by Sam Savitt. Note: This Book Has Been Sold.

$24.00

 

Born to Trot by Henry, illust by Wesley Dennis.

Born to Trot.

The true story of Rosalind, Queen of the Trotters. NOTE: THIS BOOK HAS BEEN SOLD.

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$6.00

 

21576 Crin-Blanc (White Mane) Lamourisse/Colomb de Daunant. glassine wrap

Crin-Blanc. (White Mane)

Large, beautiful photos of wild horses, a wild boy, and the Camargue. There is something nostalgic about seeing the horse and boy galloping along the shore as seen through the veil of the glassine wrap. Quite a treasure if you love this film.

$110.00

 

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