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LESTER - The Official Biography

by Francis, Dick (re: Lester Piggott)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1986
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780718112554
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$19.95

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London: Michael Joseph, 1986. (xi) 338 pp. Black boards lettered in silver on the spine; illustrated with black and white plates. Light rubbing at the corners; price intact; no interior markings. The Contents are: Author's Note; Introduction; Origins; Childhood; Apprenticeship; Jumping; The Shape of Racing Year; Never Say Die; Suspensions Part 1; Crepello Carrozza and Petite… Read more
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MY LIFE WITH HORSES

by Holden, Filby

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1990
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780969504009
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$19.95

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Kitchener, Ontario: Private Printing, 1990. 205 pp. Signed by Filby Holden on the title page. Edge and corner wear with a crease on the front hinge and a flat uncreased spine; aside from the author's signature, no interior markings. The Contents are: Prologue; Introduction; Early Days; Family Life; On the Move; The Odd Collection; The Great… Read more
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SUCCESS AT THE HARNESS RACES

by Meadow, Barry

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1967
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780879803209
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$9.95

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North Hollywood, California: Melvin Powers - Wilshire Book Company, 1967. 182 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased but slightly faded spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with racing forms. A Horse Player's Winning Guide and a practical guide for handicapping winners. The Contents are: Four Questions That Need… Read more
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HOW TO BET ON WINNERS - Standard Off Track Calculations - The Race Begins at the 8th Pole

by Anonymous

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1965
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$14.95

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New York: Boone Enterprises, 1965. 31 pp. Staple-bound in pictorial card covers. Actually undated, circa 1965. Light wear at the corners with a few small marks on the front cover; no interior markings. The Contents are: Fundamentals; Important; The Essentials of Successful Play; Post Positions: The Race Begins at the 8th Pole; Influence and the… Read more
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COMBINED TRAINING RULES FOR OFFICIAL HORSE TRIALS

by Anonymous

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1970
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Revised Edition
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$9.95

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Kenilworth, England: The British Horse Society incorporating The Pony Club, 1970. 32 pp. Staple-bound in card covers. Light rubbing on the corners; previous owner's name inside. Includes a dropped-in section containing the 1971 amendments to this 1970 revised edition. The Chapters are: Three-day Events; Horse Trials: General Rules; Dressage; Jumping; and Cross-country; followed by… Read more
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YOUR FIRST HORSE - A Guide to Buying and Owning

by McBane, Susan

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1985
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Printing - First Thus
ISBN
9780091623517
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$14.95

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London: Stanley Paul, 1985. 161 pp. Trade paperback format. Light rubbing on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; original price in ink on the front endpaper. Illustrated with line drawings by Rodney Paull and with black and white plates. The Chapters are: The Horse for You; Management Systems; Finding Accommodation; Playing Safe; Now Find… Read more
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THE GAMBLING TIMES GUIDE TO HARNESS RACING

by Kusyshyn, Igor; Stanley, Al; Dragich, Sam

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780897460026
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$12.95

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Hollywood, California: Gambling Times Incorporated, 1984. (xi) 146 pp. Light edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings and charts. Cover art by Jerome D. Holder. The Contents are: Preface; The How To World of Harness Racing; A Brief History of the Sport; How to Plan a… Read more
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THE ABC OF HORSE RACING

by Parker, Dan

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
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$7.95

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New York: Bantam Books, 1947. 150 pp. Bantam Book 551. Light edge and corner wear with minor creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Bob Kuhn. The Contents are: Horse Racing in America; Origin of the Thoroughbred; Horse Horoscopes; How to Beat the Races in Three Words; Barnum Was Conservative; How Much… Read more
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HOW TO WIN MONEY AT THE RACES

by Perlmutter, Nate

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1972
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Fifth Printing
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$7.95

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New York: Collier Books, 1972. 128 pp. Collier Book 02962. Light edge and corner wear with a crease on the spine; no interior markings. The Contents are: Introduction; What Kind of Race Is It?; Calories and You; Separating the Men from the Boys; Vive la Difference; It's Not the Hobgoblin of Little Minds; SPEED; The Race… Read more
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HOW TO RAISE A FOAL

by Pittenger, Peggy

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Omaha, Nebraska: The Farnam Horse Library, 1973. 64 pp. Lightly rubbed on the corners with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with colour photographs. The Contents are: Introduction; But First, a Few Words About the Mare; The Newborn; Training Begins Immediately; Turning Out; Feeding; Preventive Shots; Parasite Control; Care of the Feet; Methods of… Read more
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RACING - and - STEEPLE CHASING (Steeplechasing) - The Badminton Library

by Earl of Suffolk and Berkshire; Craven, Mr W. G.; Coventry, Arthur; Watson, Alfred E. T. (dedication by His Grace The Duke of Beaufort K.G.)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1886
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$89.95

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London: Longmans Green and Co., 1886. (xii) 419 pp. Burgundy leather decorated in gilt on the panels and spine; marbled endpapers; headband. Edge and corner wear with a previous owner's name in pencil inside; hinges tight, gutters intact. Both titles in a single volume: RACING by the Earl of Suffolk and Berkshire, and Mr W. G. Craven:… Read more
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BASIC TRAINING FOR HORSES - English and Western

by Prince, Eleanor F.; Collier, Gaydell M. (foreword by Dave Jones)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1989
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Later Printing
ISBN
9780385262385
Item Price
$24.95

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New York: Broadway Books, 1989. (xx) 425 pp. Trade paperback format. Edge and corner wear with a flat uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with black and white photographs and diagrams; and line drawings by E. F. Prince. The Chapters are: Part One: The Art of Training: The Psychology of Training Horses; General Conditions of… Read more
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NORTHERN DANCER AND FRIENDS

by Frayne, Trent (introduction by Red Smith)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1969
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$24.95

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Toronto: Longmans Canada, 1969. 152 pp. Turquoise boards lettered in black on the spine. Chipping on the corners of the dustjacket with some wear around the edges and some rubbing on the panels; no interior markings. The Chapters are: The Day the Dancer Did It for Canada; Who'd Want to Be a Jockey; Frank Merrill's Winning… Read more
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THE EQUINE QUESTIONNAIRE

by Godson, W. David (foreword by Elizabeth Ashton)

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1984
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Second Printing
ISBN
9780969143505
Item Price
$29.95

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Caledon, Ontario: Godson Publishing, 1984. 260 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with some creasing on the spine; no interior markings. Cover art by Jean Aberneth; interior line drawings by Tisah Pratt. The Chapters are: Novice Section: Horse Terminology; Safety; Stable Management; Grooming; Health and First Aid; Feeding; Saddlery and Bitting; Showing… Read more
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THE RIGHT LEAD - Horses

by Godson, David

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W. Fraser Sandercombe
Published
1975
Condition
Very Good+
Edition
First Edition
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$9.95

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Erin, Ontario: Private Printing, 1975. 73 pp. Trade paperback format. Light edge and corner wear with an uncreased spine; no interior markings. Illustrated with line drawings and diagrams. The Chapters are: History of the Horse; Identification of Horses; Stabling and Horse Management; Grooming; Saddlery; Blemishes and Conformation; Horse's Eyesight; Feeding; Minor First Aid; Choosing Your… Read more
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