Horse books for sale

 

The Arab Horse, by Peter UptonNew horse books

Four new release titles:

  • The Arab Horse ($99 – includes extra free proof copy)
  • Royal Heritage ($72)
  • The History of the British Riding Pony ($70)
  • Out of the Desert ($87)

All postage free – more information

 

Second-hand horse books

See Trade Me listings, or browse below.

All ex Library (unless otherwise stated*) and in good reading order. Perfect for in the stables.

 

Eventing and polo: - $6 unless otherwise stated.

  • Eventing Insights – Blyth Tait
  • One-Day Eventing – Mark Todd/Genevieve Murhpy
  • Charisma – Mark Todd
  • Practical Cross Country – Jane Holderness-Roddam
  • Kiwi Magic – Andrew Nicholson
  • Mark Todd’s Cross-Country Handbook – Mark Todd
  • Talent and Charisma – Brian O’Flaherty
  • Cross-Country Riding – Lucinda Green
  • Todd’s Ride – Sally O’Connor with Mark Todd
  • Polo: The Savile Cup; the first 100 years – TP McLean $100
  • Polo* – Peter Grace $25

 

Jumping, training and dressage: - $6 unless otherwise stated.

  • Training Showjumpers – Anthony Paalman - $15
  • David Broome’s Training Manual – Marcy Pavord
  • Showjumping – Coloman de Bolgar
  • Riding Logic – W Müseler
  • Training the Young Horse – Anthony Crossley - $15
  • Riding a Horse – Debby Sly
  • The Young Horse – Elaine Knox-Thompson and Suzanne Dickens
  • Teaching Safe Horsemanship – Jan Dawson - $15
  • Breaking and Training your Horse – Sheila Roughton
  • Fitness for Horse and Rider - Jane Holderness-Roddam $10
  • Dressage in Lightness – Sylvia Loch 
  • Centred Riding – Sally Swift - $30
  • Captain Mark Phillips on Riding $10
  • The Less-Than-Perfect Rider – Lesley Bayley and Caroline Davis $10
  • The Problem Horse* – RS Summerhays $6
  • How to Buy the Right Horse – Carolyn Henderson and Lynn Russell $10
  • Natural Horse-Man-Ship* – Pat Parelli ( Western Horseman SC) $10
  • Ride Smart* – Craig Cameron  ( Western Horseman SC) $15
  • Saddlery – Elwyn Hartley Edwards (SC 1985)

 

Racing and Thoroughbred breeding

(* = not ex library; all with DJ – dustjacket unless stated; SC – softcover)

  • Turf Tufts and Toe Weights* – Karl Scott DJ battered but there $40
  • Turf Tufts and Toe Weights* – Karl Scott DJ covered by protective plastic $60
  • The Thoroughbred* – Peter Willett  $15
  • Two Over Three on Goodtime Sugar – David Grant (review RRP $49.95) $20
  • Bloodstock Breeding* – Sir Charles Leicester $25
  • Care & Training of the Trotter & Pacer* – US Trotting Assn $25
  • Shergar and the Aga Khan’s Empire – Richard Baerlein $35
  • Breeding the Racehorse* – Frederico Tesio 1962 edition, No DJ $25
  • New Zealand Galloping Greats – John Costello $5
  • Breeding for Racing* – John Hislop $20
  • The Bob Skelton Story* – Dennis Ryan $5
  • The Race of My Life (top jockeys describe) – Sean Magee (SC) $8
  • Tapestry of Turf – John Costello and Pat Finnegan (shelf edition) $50
  • A Noble Breed; Auckland Racing Club 1874-1974* – William Mackie $35
  • The Thoroughbred World* – Walter D Osborne $20

 

Young riders/kids books/novels

(* = not ex library)

  • Pony Club Manual No 1* (1990) $10
  • Pony Club Manual No 2* (1992) $10
  • Pony Club Manual No 3 for Instructors (1993) 2 copies  - ea $10
  • Riders Guide to Mounted Games – Toni Webber $10
  • Show Pony*  (1969) – Jennifer and Dorian Williams $6
  • Show Pony*  (Treasure Press edition undated) – Jennifer and Dorian Williams $6
  • Showing the Ridden Pony – Caroline Akrill $6
  • Talking of Horses – Monica Dickens -sturdy but battered $6
  • The Usborne Compete Riding School  $10
  • Your Pony – young person’s guide – Michael and Marilyn Clayton $10
  • Let’s all enjoy the Horse Show* – Lt Col George A Bennett $6
  • Flip* – story and Pictures by Wesley Dennis $5

 

Horse Breeds etc

  • Know the American Quarter Horse* – Farnam Horse Library #105  $10
  • Palominos: Austria’s Haflinger Horses* – Tomas Micek, Elizabeth Kellner $10
  • Lipizzaner Horses*  - Tomas Micek, Elizabeth Kellner $10
  • Arab Horses – Tomas Micek $10
  • Donkey: The Story of the Add from east to west – Anthony Dent $25
  • The Heavy Horse, its Harness and Harness Decoration – Terry Keegan $25
  • The Last of the Wild Horses – Martin Harbury  $25
  • The White Stallions of Vienna* – Alois Podhajsky (v.g order, 1963 1st edn, dj torn in places) $50
  • My Dancing White Horses* – Alois Podhajsky (v.g order, 1966 dj covered but with edge splits) $50
  • My Dancing White Horses – Alois Podhajsky (v.g order, 1968 no dj, ex library, stamped) $30

 

Wilshire Horse Lovers Library books

  • Police Horses – Judith Campbell $10
  • The Back-Yard Horse – Peggy Jett Pittenger $10
  • The Back-Yard Foal - Peggy Jett Pittenger $10
  • Beginner’s Guide to Horseback Riding – Sheila Wall $10

 

Novels and anthologies

  • Our Own Riding Stables* – Glenys Bell (NZ novel 1st Ed 1975) $15
  • The Horseman’s Handbook to end all Horseman’s Handbooks* – Rintoul Booth $10
  • Seabiscuit* – A Longshot becomes a Legend – Laura Hillenbrand sc $6
  • The Phar Lap Story* – Michael Wilkinson $10
  • Shy Boy: the Horse that came in from the Cold – Monty Roberts
  • The Horses in my Life – Monty Roberts
  • Join-Up: Horse Sense for People – Monty Roberts $15
  • Thunderhead* – Mary O’Hara (v.g, with v.g. DJ. 1963) $45
  • Lean on Pete* – Willy Vlautin (review) vg, sc $5
  • The Noble Horse* – Monique and Hans D Dossenbach (1988, massive book) $10
  • The Encyclopedia of the Horse – Elwyn Hartley Edwards (v large)  $10
  • The Horseman’s Bible* – Jack Coggins Fab book, battered; split in half  $5

 

Breeding & Feeding; Husbandry & Management

  • First Foal – Jane van Lennep $15
  • First Steps - Jane van Lennep $15
  • Feeding Horses & Ponies: Overcoming common feeding problems – Susan McBane $15
  • The ABC of Horse and Pony Problems – Josephine Knowles $15
  • Complete Horse and Pony Care – British Horse Society (review)
  • The Complete Encyclopedia of Horses – Josee Hermsen
  • Horse Owner’s Handbook – Penny Swift $15
  • Illustrated Horsewatching – Desmond Morris $15
  • How to Keep your Horse Healthy – COlin Vogel $15
  • First Aid Hints for the Horse Owner (1965) – Lt Col W.E. Lyon $15
  • First Aid Hints for the Horse Owner (1951) – Lt Col W.E. Lyon  DJ battered $15
  • Horse Care and Management – Christine Stafford and Robert Oliver
  • Great Stud Farms of the World* – Monique and Hans D Dossenbach, Hans J Kohler (massive)  $75

 

 

Call Robin on 0274 449710 or 03 313 2000.  robin@ecaballus.com

 

 

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