Konigsberg: Grafe and Unser, 1935. Hardcover. Very good in grey cloth. Set in Fraktur style. 107 pages with many black and white photographs. Equestrian. EQU3/03271. Very Good.
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Berlin: Paul Parey, 1921. Hardcover. Very good in red cloth with gilt lettering and gilt emblam of horses on front board. Spine a bit faded, corners a bit rubbed. Equestrian. EQU6/03271. Very Good.
New Haven: Nathan Whiting, 1816. Hardcover. A later edition of Every Man His Own Doctor (previously printed as "Domestic Medicine,") but the first to include the lengthy appendix on horse and livestock care with advice on buying horses. Part of the appendix is also consists of a family directory including recipes for food and household products. Full brown leather boards with black and gilt title label pasted down to spine. Chipping to leather along head of spine and corners. Cracking to leather along spine. Minor rubbing and wear to covers and edges of boards. Bookplate of Susan Benedict Spencer to front pastedown. Spencer graduated from the New York University College of Medicine in 1941. There is also an older penned ownership signature of William H. Pratt to front free endpaper and rear free endpaper. In similar antiquated pen on the second free endpaper is a note stating "Granby, Connecticut. price $4." He notes on the rear free endpaper that the book was purchased in 1819. Pratt is recorded as having been a Revolutionary War pensioner, buried in the Pratt Cemetery in Granby, CT in 1850 at age 99 and 3 months. Pencil markings to front endpapers. Occasional spots of soiling and dampstaining. Minor uniform browning to pages. 464 plus appendix of 144 pages. MED/030719. Very Good.
Sussex, UK: Viallupade & Co. Ltd., 1973. Paperback. RARE. Third Edition. Very good plus paperback w/full-color pictorial front board. Creasing along fron thinge. Insides are fine: clean and bright (though spotting to verso of front cover); diagrams, maps, charts. 231 pp. Equestrian. EQU/8233. Very Good +.
Berlin: Safari, n.d. Hardcover. Very Good minus in grey cloth. Spine faded, foxing to both boards. Interior very good, with many black and white photographs. IN GERMAN Equestrian. EQU4/03271. Very Good -.
London: Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1851. Hardcover. VG minus green & gilt boards; 1/4 leather binding; gilt lettering on embossed spine; 12mo; corners bumped, spine lightly cocked; frontis; pages clean w/few pencil markings along text; 218 pp. Equestrian. EQU/1083. Very Good -.
Munchen: Nymphenburger Verlagshandlung, 1956. Hardcover. Vg in picture covers/small 8vo./with 42 illustrations Equestrian. EQU1/4102. Very Good.
Philadelphia: Grigg, Elliot & Co, 1848. Hardcover. Sold as is. Includes supplement "An Essay on Domestic Animals Especially the Horse." Good in full leather boards. Front board is present but detached and rear board is nearly detached. Spine label is no longer present and there is a large chip to the leather along the foot of the spine. Boards are scuffed and worn. Sporadic foxing to the interior, a few spots of soiling, and browning to the top edges of most pages. Includes several illustrations. Tight text block - a good candidate for rebinding. A good reading copy. 415 pages plus 101 page supplement. EQU/121812. Good.
Berlin: Verlagsbuchhandlung Paul Parey, 1925. Hardcover. Sixth edition. The ABC's of horseback riding for men and women. Very good in red cloth boards with illustration of a horse in black ink to front cover and title to spine. Minor wear to edges and corners of boards. In brown dust jacket with black title to spine and front cover. Illustration of horse is also on front of jacket. Rubbing and darkening to spine of jacket. In German script; pages yellowed; 30 illustrations; size: thin, small octavo. 80 pages. German. GER/1293. Very Good.
William E. Rudge's Sons, 1937. Hardcover. Limited to 400 copies. Once a renowned horse farm, this property located in Washington, CT is now a boarding school. Navy blue paper covered boards with gilt title "A Christmas Greeting!" to front cover. Minor wear and soiling to covers. Slight browning to spine and edges of boards. Occasional smudge marks to margins, but clean overall. A tall thin octavo printed in Baskerville Type on Archer Paper. Includes one page of text and 18 pages of captioned photographic illustrations of horses and the farm. Unpaginated [about 24 pages.] EQU/021919. Very Good.
Philadelphia: Porter and Coates, 1875. Hardcover. Rebound in modern leatherette covered boards with silver title to spine. Occasional foxing to interior though text remains clean and clear. Frontis plate of author. Eighteenth Edition. Sports. SPO/8232. Very Good.