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Fitting Tack Number 4 [Threshold Picture Guides], Jane Holderness-Roddam
1 Jane Holderness-Roddam Fitting Tack Number 4 [Threshold Picture Guides]
Threshold Books 234221 London 2001 1861604416 / 9781861604415 Softcover Good Condition Carole Vincer A step-by-step guide to the important subject of fitting tack. 24 pages. Cover has a few creases. Illustrator: Carole Vincer. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 500 grams. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 1861604416. ISBN/EAN: 9781861604415. Inventory No: 234221. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 20.50 AUD 15.38 AUD 
 
 
Memoirs of a Mug Punter, John Harms
2 John Harms Memoirs of a Mug Punter
Text Publishing 237622 Melbourne 2000 1876485582 / 9781876485580 Softcover Good Condition From the author of "Confessions of a Thirteenth Man", comes this hilarious new book. Harms scrutinises the mysterious, glamorous and dangerous world of horse-racing and gambling in this wonderfully funny tale. With his characteristic humour and insight, Harms has created an essential book for anyone who has ever enjoyed sport. 231 pages. Pages browned. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Autobiography::Memoir; Biography & Autobiography; Animals & Nature::Horses::Horse Racing. ISBN: 1876485582. ISBN/EAN: 9781876485580. Inventory No: 237622. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 18.50 AUD 13.88 AUD 
 
 
True Grit - Tales From A Decade On The Turf, Les Carlyon
3 Les Carlyon True Grit - Tales From A Decade On The Turf
Mandarin 230494 Australia 1996 1863306064 / 9781863306065 Softcover Very Good Condition No Dust Jacket Four decades of tales from the turf from Australia's leading writer on history and horses, Les Carlyon. Every outrage that occurs on any racecourse anywhere can be explained by one line from Damon Runyon- 'Well, it is horse racing.' Les Carlyon's acclaimed collection of feature stories and vignettes from Australian racing now spans forty years. From Bart Cummings before he was a Cup legend to Colin Hayes and Kerry Packer and Peter Moody and his unbeatable Black Caviar, no one sees the magic and heartbreak in the world of horses and racing with quite the poetry of Les Carlyon. Les's eye is both sharp and tender, his writing is so vivid you can almost feel the steaming breath of the mighty gallopers on your cheek and he is under no illusions about the reality of this glorious, awful, fortune-making, heart-breaking sport. 284 pages. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Australian::Australian History; History; Animals & Nature::Horses::Horse Racing. ISBN: 1863306064. ISBN/EAN: 9781863306065. Inventory No: 230494. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 18.50 AUD 13.88 AUD 
 
 
True Grit:Tales from a Decade on The Turf, Les Carlyon
4 Les Carlyon True Grit:Tales from a Decade on The Turf
Mandarin 234987 Australia 1996 1863306064 / 9781863306065 Softcover Good Condition Four decades of tales from the turf from Australia's leading writer on history and horses, Les Carlyon. Every outrage that occurs on any racecourse anywhere can be explained by one line from Damon Runyon- 'Well, it is horse racing.' Les Carlyon's acclaimed collection of feature stories and vignettes from Australian racing now spans forty years. From Bart Cummings before he was a Cup legend to Colin Hayes and Kerry Packer and Peter Moody and his unbeatable Black Caviar, no one sees the magic and heartbreak in the world of horses and racing with quite the poetry of Les Carlyon. Les's eye is both sharp and tender, his writing is so vivid you can almost feel the steaming breath of the mighty gallopers on your cheek and he is under no illusions about the reality of this glorious, awful, fortune-making, heart-breaking sport. 284 pages. Tanning to pages. Previous owners name on dedication page. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses::Horse Racing; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 1863306064. ISBN/EAN: 9781863306065. Inventory No: 234987. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 21.00 AUD 15.75 AUD 
 
 
The Handbook of Riding - The Complete Illustrated Practical Guide to Riding Skills and Techniques, Mary Gordon-Watson
5 Mary Gordon-Watson The Handbook of Riding - The Complete Illustrated Practical Guide to Riding Skills and Techniques
Pelham Books 229212 Great Britain 1982 Revised Edition 0720719984 / 9780720719987 Softcover Good Condition Foreword by Captain Mark Philips. Includes explanations and instructions that are accompanied by hundreds of photographs, drawings and step by step diagrams. This book features comprehensive guidelines for the reader who wishes to become a first class rider. It offers a course for novice riders and those who wish to improve their riding or the performance of their horse.Over 600 illustrations 288 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0720719984. ISBN/EAN: 9780720719987. Inventory No: 229212. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 22.50 AUD 16.88 AUD 
 
 
On and Off The Turf, Nat Gould
6 Nat Gould On and Off The Turf
George Routledge & Sons, Limited 165639 London, England Softcover Fair No Dust Jacket 122 pp. . Original wraps have foxing and chips and rubbing to edges and tear to bottom of spine edge. Also several creases. Pages brown. Previous owners name on title page. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses::Horse Racing; Animals & Birds; Inventory No: 165639. Paperback 
1.00 
Price: 58.50 AUD 43.88 AUD 
 
 
Horse: A Portrait of the Animal World, Paul Sterry
7 Paul Sterry Horse: A Portrait of the Animal World
Todtri 234580 1994 1880908239 / 9781880908235 Hardcover (Printed Boards) Very Good Condition 80 pages. Illustrated with colour photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 1880908239. ISBN/EAN: 9781880908235. Inventory No: 234580. Hardcover 
1.00 
Price: 20.50 AUD 15.38 AUD 
 
 
Essential Care of the Ridden Horse, Peter Gray
8 Peter Gray Essential Care of the Ridden Horse
David & Charles 225218 London 2002 First Edition 0715311581 / 9780715311585 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good He sets out to extend and reinforce that knowledge with this thorough yet easy-to-read guide to caring for the ridden horse. Whether the owner enjoys gentle hacks through the countryside or the thrill of competition, understanding how to keep the horse at peak fitness is all part of the relationship. Peter Gray pays particular attention to to those common conditions that call a temporary halt to riding activity - lameness, respiratory infections, muscular strains - but that are very often caused by incorrect management and are therefore avoidable. He also unravels the important factors that influence performance in horses facing active competition; the practical, sensible everyday things that can mean the difference between losing and winning. This is a book of good sense, practical advice and thorough expert knowledge for all owners who want the best for their horses. 160 pages. Illustrated with colour and black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0715311581. ISBN/EAN: 9780715311585. Inventory No: 225218. Hardcover 
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Price: 28.50 AUD 21.38 AUD 
 


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