New York: The Derrydale Press, 1936. No. 37 of 150 copies. "A VERY RARE [DERRYDALE] INDEED", ONE OF... Read More about The Horse: Its Action and Anatomy
Edinburgh: Adam and Charles Black, 1848. Third edition. Read More about The Horse and the Hound their various uses and treatment, including practical instructions in...
New York: Harrison Smith and Rober Haas, . Printed in France "Achevé d'imprimer le 17 Janvier 1933 par Columna et Mourlot Frères à Paris." "Published simultaneously in Paris by the Domino Press (whose logo is on the back cover) , in England by Faber and Faber, and in the U.S.... Read More about Powder. The Story of a Colt, A Duchess and the Circus
New York: Morrow, 1935. James, Laurian. First American Edition. Read More about National Velvet
N.p: n.d. [1900s]. Read More about Portrait of Horse "Tobbey."
Philadelphia: Uria Hunt, 1832. Second issue, with new wording on verso of title page. Read More about The American Farrier; containing a minute account of the formation of every part of the horse,...
Bridgeport, Conn: September 2, 1865. Barnum replies to an inquiry about two horses he'd offered for sale: "I have just returned from a 20 day trip to New Hampshire & find your letter. The horses are both free from ... blemishes [and] imperfections. The dapple black is very handsome– can’t... Read More about Autograph Letter Signed ("P.T. Barnum"), to C.J. Haines about horses
London: Printed for John Nourse et al, 1770. Seventh edition, revised. From the Library of the Publisher of Natural History of Selborne. Written by a human surgeon, and first published in 1753, this popular work was primarily a compilation of earlier writers. It went into many editions, the first edition... Read More about The Gentleman's Farriery: or, a Practical Treatise on the Diseases of Horses: wherein ... M. La...
[New York: 1892]. Dates of sale: Oct. 16 and Oct. 17, 1891; sold by Tattersall's, New York. Read More about Reprint of Catalogue and Account of Sale and Dispersion of the Nursery Stud. Presented to George...
London: Printed for T. Davies...and T. Cadell, 1771. First edition. This work, by the "Gentleman of the Horse to His Majesty", is a compound of Xenophon's Treatise on Horsemanship and Bourgelats' Elements (1750-53); it contains a dissertation on the Ancient Chariot by T. Pownall; physically a very attractive book. Read More about The History and Art of Horsemanship
New York: The Derrydale Press, 1939. First edition, no. 667 of 1250 copies. Read More about Breeding Your Own: How to Raise and Train Colts for pleasure and profit
New York: The Derrydale Press, 1939. First edition, no. 1049 of 1250 copies. INSCRIBED BY EVC III TO EVC IV. Inscribed by the publisher on front free endpaper: "To my son Eugene IV from Eugene Connett III." Read More about Breeding Your Own: How to Raise and Train Colts for pleasure and profit
np [London?]: `, 1751. Early but 6th or so edition. Henry Bracken (1687-1764) began his practice as a physician and surgeon and, as a horse owner and patron of the turf, turned his hand to veterinary science in an era when most practitioners were abyssmally ignorant. He was among the... Read More about The Traveller's Pocket-Farrier, or, A Treatise upon the Distempers and Common Incidents happening...
Lanham [Maryland] and New York: The Derrydale Press, . Brown, Paul. One of 25 deluxe copies signed by the author on the title page. Short biography and detailed bibliography of the great equine artist Paul Brown (1893-1958) by noted sporting dealer and bibliographer Duke Biscotti. Read More about Paul Brown Master of Equine Art … with a chapter “Paul Brown as a Book Illustrator” by...
New York: The Derrydale Press, 1930. First edition, with erratum after p. xxi. One of 850 copies. "A wonderful book in appearance and content" (Frazier). Read More about Aintree. Grand Nationals — Past and Present
New York: The Derrydale Press, 1930. First edition, one of 850 copies. WITH PAUL BROWN DRAWING. "A wonderful book in appearance and content" (Frazier)With drawing of horse's head, signed and dated by Brown. Read More about Aintree. Grand Nationals — Past and Present
New York: Scribners, etc, v.d. Paul Brown Collection. A substantial and interesting collection of Paul Brown remarques in his books, most drawn for the same young horseman, over a period of years.Great Horse Stories (1946). Remarque of a horse's head and inscription, "For Emma, with lots of luck, Paul, 46"Fire!..... Read More about Collection of 11 books, comprising 7 volumes signed or inscribed with original drawings:] Silver...
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1936. Brown, paul. First edition. With a fine sepia pencil portrait of War Paint's head with feather hanging down and a warm inscription "To Laura Adams [sister of Fredrick B. Adams, Jr.] May you count many co--- Very sincerely Paul Brown '36." Read More about War Paint, An Indian Pony
New York: Derrydale Press, 1929. First Edition, one of 750 copies on Aureian paper. In Dust Jacket. Read More about The Horse of the Desert. Introduction by Major-General James G. Harbord and Professor Henry...
London: Printed by W. Nicholson, Warner Street for W. Bayes, 54, Paternoster Row, 1808. Third Edition. Read More about An Academy for Grown Horsemen; Containing the Completest Instructions for walking, Trotting,...
Dublin: printed for William Jones, 1792. First Dublin edition. Read More about Annals of Horsemanship: Containing Accounts of Accidental Experiments and Experimental Accidents,...
London: Printed by W. Nicholson, Warner Street for W. Baynes, 54, Paternoster Row, 1808. Third edition. Read More about An Academy for Grown Horsemen; Containing the Completest Instructions for Walking, Trotting,...
London: printed by J. Diggens for R. Ackermann, . Rowlandson, Thomas. Engraved title page dated 1825. The first Rowlandson edition appeared in 1808. Read More about An Academy for Grown Horsemen; Containing the Completest Instructions for Walking, Trotting,...
Philadelphia: Thomas DeSilver, 1823. Henderson lists only an ‘1828’ edition, probably a misprint for this 1823 edition, as American Imprints lists no such issue. Curiously, the Mr. Blyth whose Additions occur here (they are listed only in the 1832 Wheeling edition), is described on the title-page as ‘Riding Master at... Read More about The Gentleman's Pocket-Farrier, Showing How to Use a Horse on a Journey. And What Remedies are...
Nevada City, Maryville, Forks of the Yuba, Feather River: May, 1850 to June 1851. Early Gold Rush Mule Trader. In the early days of the Gold Rush, the sure-footed mule was the ideal mode of transporting food , clothing, and other supplies to the little mining camps along the streams... Read More about Group of 14 manuscript documents relating to J.D. Leaman, a mule trader in Nevada City and...