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The Age of the Horse: An Equine Journey Through Human History

by Forrest, Susanna

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
2017
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Very Good Condition
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First Edition
ISBN
9780857898982
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Atlantic Books, New York, 2017. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Colour plates. there is a small mark from sticky tape on the front post down, and previous owner's name stamp at the top right of the front end page. No other damage, no other annotations. Several sections of colour plates,… Read more
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Horse Control and The Bit

by Roberts, Tom

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Published
1980
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780959941302
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T. A. & P. R. Roberts, Richmond, South Australia, 1980. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Illustrator: Photographic / Illustrations. Acknowledgements and list of illustrations. Black and white illustrated frontispiece showing a well fitted double bridle on a show horse. The text is illustrated with black and white photographs and illustrations. Green coloured boards with gilt coloured… Read more
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Horse Control Reminiscences

by Roberts, Tom

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Published
1984
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Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780959941333
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T. A. & P. R. Roberts, Richmond, South Australia, 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic / Illustrations. Acknowledgements, Introduction by author, list of illustrations and index. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photography and black and white illustrations. Brick coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Black-and-white photographic dustwrapper with… Read more
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Understanding and Training Horses

by Ricci, A.James

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Published
1965
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Good
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First Edition
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Arthur Baker Ltd, London, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/Good. Illustrator: Joe van Wormer – Photographer. Index. The text is illustrated with numerous black and white photographs taken by Joe Van Wormer bright green coloured boards with gilt coloured titles to the backstrip. Photographic dustwrapper with yellow, black and white coloured titles to the front panel… Read more
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Horse Control: The Young Horse; The Handling, Breaking-in and Early Schooling of Your Own Young Horse

by Roberts, Tom

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Published
1973
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Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780959941319
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T. A. & P. R. Roberts, Richmond, South Australia, 1973. Reprint. Hardcover. Good/Fair. Illustrator: Photographic / Illustrations. Signed by Author. Acknowledgements and list of illustrations. Black and white illustrated frontispiece showing the author on the horse "Why Argue", at the Dressage Club Grounds, City of Adelaide. The text is illustrated with back and white photographs… Read more
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The Encyclopedia of Horses & Ponies

by Pickeral, Tamsin

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Published
2003
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780752582771
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Parragon Publishing Pty. Ltd, Bath, England, 2003. Reprint. Softcover ( French Flaps). Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic / Illustrations. Introduction by author, bibliography and further reading, glossary, picture credits & acknowledgements and index. The text is illustrated with colour photography, colour illustrations and black-and-white illustrations. Colour photographic soft cover binding with black and blue coloured titles… Read more
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Horse Australia; Volume I

by Skinner, Alan

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780949433206
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Dorr / McLeod Publishing, West Heidelberg, Victoria, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Illustrator: Alan McLeod – Photographer. Foreword by Bill Roycroft, introduction by author and acknowledgements. Orange coloured end pages. The text is illustrated with colour photographs taken by Allan McLeod, historical black-and-white photographs, colour and black-and-white illustrations. Brown coloured boards with gilt… Read more
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The Interdominions: Saga of the Champions 1977-78 edition

by Bisman, Ron & Strong, Tayler

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Published
1977
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Third Edition
ISBN
9780908570164
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Moa Publications, Auckland, 1977. Third Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographs. previous owner protected the book with clear plastic and used sticky tape to hold it down, the sticky tape has since aged, and fallen off, leaving the usual brown marks on the end pages. The book itself is illustrated in the main… Read more
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Globe Trotters; Pacesetters of Harness Racing

by Goffin, Graham

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Syber's Books ABN 15 100 960 047
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780959588507
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Hanwards Publications, Albert Park, Victoria, 1978. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. Introduction by author, foreword by R. G. (Graham) Cochran, President – Australian Trotting Council, Role of Honour. Photographic end pages, showing a mature horse in harness, and a foal beside its dam. The text is illustrated with black-and-white photographs and… Read more
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Me & Phar Lap : the remarkable life of Tommy Woodcock

by Wositzky, Jan, 1951-

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Published
2011
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Third Edition
ISBN
9781921778261
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Slattery Media Group, Docklands, Melbourne, 2011. Third Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs. Tommy Woodcock spent a long lifetime with horses, but is best remembered, and loved, as the young man who strapped and looked after Australia's legendary racehorse, Phar Lap. And Woodcock is fondly known, too, as the old man who, almost 50… Read more
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They Shot Phar Lap Didn't They?

by Armstrong, Geoff & Thomson, Peter

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Published
2010
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781742660332
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Pier 9, Millers Point, N.S.W, 2010. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. secondhand copy, reading crease on the spine, no other damage no annotations. The book was written and published in 2005, and has been reprinted here in entirety. The twin objectives of this book are to bring back to life this dramatic story in which… Read more
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The Midas man TJ

by Perkins, Kevin

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Published
1993
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780330360944
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Ironbark / Pan Macmillan Australia, Sydney, 1993. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographs. secondhand copy, traces of spotting to the front edge of the text block, no other damage, no annotations. Illustrated with several sections of black-and-white plates, includes a list of Tommy Smith's group 1 wins up until 1992. This book is the… Read more
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Lairs, Urgers and Coat-Tuggers - The First Dinkum Oz Guide To The Racetrack

by Byrell, John

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Published
1996
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780330358477
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Ironbark Legends (Pan Macmillan), St Leonards, 1996. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: photographic. this is a book about horse racing and gambling, a book unlike any other, filled with history, anecdotes and hitherto unrecorded exploits and disclosures by about characters who frequented the track. previous owner's name on the first page.… Read more
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the track – the story of good breeding and bad behaviour

by Hayes, Mike

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Published
2000
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780733308918
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ABC books, Sydney, 2000. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. Illustrator: black-and-white plates. secondhand copy with no damage and no annotations. "what I set out to do was record how our national character has affected her racing scene – and vice versa. –" – Page 2 Full number line. Size: Trade Paperback. 217 pages. Please refer… Read more
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The Pictorial History of Australian Horse Racing

by Pollard, Jack (editor)

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
reprint
ISBN
9780701814687
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AU$10.94

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Paul Hamlyn, Sydney, 1981. reprint. Hardcover (Original Cloth). Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Various. Black and white & colour plates throughout, horses index, general index. this revised and enlarged edition has 80 more pages and 50 more photographs than the first edition. Jack Pollard tells the story of the development of Aust-ralian horse racing from its… Read more
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Stopwatches, Stables, and Sure Things. The first Dinkum Oz Guide to the Racehorse Trainer

by Byrell, John

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Published
1998
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780733305955
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ABC Books, Sidley, 1998. First Edition. Softcover. Very Good Condition. traces of foxing to the first page of the book, no other damage, no annotations. Central section illustrated with black-and-white photographs, and appendix testing the Connolly system. Full number line. Size: Trade Paperback. XX, 281 pages. Please refer to accompanying picture (s). Quantity Available: 1.… Read more
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a century of winners – the saga of 121 Melbourne cups with results and statistics updated with 1984 results

by Ahern, Bill

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Published
1982
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780908175260
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Boolarong Publications , Spring Hill, Brisbane, 1982. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: photographs and reproductions of artworks. dustjacket states that this is the saga of 123 Melbourne cups, the publication data page gives it as 121 Melbourne cups, and publication year is 1982, even though the dustjacket refers to 1984. On page VIII… Read more
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Backstage of Racing

by Lillye, Bert

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Published
1985
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780909558864
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John Fairfax, Sydney, 1985. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Photographic. 750 grammes; 168 pages, last blank, foreword by Harry Robinson. The text is illustrated with numerous black-and-white and coloured photographs, black-and-white and coloured illustrations, contemporary cartoons and facsimiles of documents. Brown coloured boards with white writing on the spine.… Read more
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Know your horse – a guide to selection and care in health and disease

by Codrington, W. S, , Lt Col

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Published
1976
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
ISBN
9780851312071
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J. A. Allen, London, 1976. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Line drawings, & charts. Second-hand copy, the dust jacket has faded on the spine section and on the left-hand part of the front panel, previous owners name in ink at the top of the first page, no other damage. No other annotations. Illustrated with… Read more
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Rosettes for Jill

by Ferguson, Ruby

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Published
1960
Condition
Very Good Condition
Edition
Reprint
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Hodder & Stoughton, Leicester, 1960. Reprint. Hardcover. Very Good Condition/Very Good. Illustrator: Caney. The text is illustrated with black-and-white vignettes by Caney. Tan coloured cloth covered boards with dark green coloured illustrations to the lower right-hand corner of the front panel dark green coloured titles to the backstrip. Pale pink coloured tint to the top… Read more
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