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The Complete Training of Horse and Rider, Alois Podhajsky [Former Director of the Spanish Riding School in Vienna]
1 Alois Podhajsky [Former Director of the Spanish Riding School in Vienna] The Complete Training of Horse and Rider
Harrap Limited 229196 Great Britain 1984 Reprint 0245590404 / 9780245590405 Hardcover Good Condition Good Translated by Eva Podhajsky and Colonel V. D. S. Williams. Col. Podhajsky has set forth explicitly and in practical instructive fashion the step-by-step methods of training both horse and rider that are used at the School and that are the applicable foundations of all good horsemanship, for their purpose to develop the natural abilities of the horse and to make riding a graceful, pleasurable experience. 287 pages. Tanning to pages. Dust jacket has rubbing and small tears to edges and corners and associated wear. Illustrated with black and white photographs. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0245590404. ISBN/EAN: 9780245590405. Inventory No: 229196. Hardcover 
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Price: 24.50 AUD 20.83 AUD 
 
 
The Complete Guide to Dressage - How To Achieve Perfect Harmony Between You and Your Horse - Principle Movements in Step-by-Step Sequences Demonstrated by a World Medalist, Jennie Loriston-Clarke
2 Jennie Loriston-Clarke The Complete Guide to Dressage - How To Achieve Perfect Harmony Between You and Your Horse - Principle Movements in Step-by-Step Sequences Demonstrated by a World Medalist
Running Press 229223 USA 1987 0894715623 / 9780894715624 Hardcover Good Condition Good Suitable both for the novice and for the expert equestrian, this invaluable guide, written by Britain's premier dressage champion, offers advice on such topics as choosing or breeding the right horse and the principal movements of dressage. Dust jacket has a small closed tear to top of front. 159 pages. Dust jacket has light fading to spine edge. Fully Illustrated. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0894715623. ISBN/EAN: 9780894715624. Inventory No: 229223. Hardcover 
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Price: 20.50 AUD 17.43 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 
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Price: 16.50 AUD 14.03 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 227041 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. Foxing to endpapers and page edges. 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: 227041. Paperback 
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Price: 15.50 AUD 13.18 AUD 
 
 
The Last of the Wild Horses, Martin Harbury [Text]
5 Martin Harbury [Text] The Last of the Wild Horses
Arrowood Press 227875 New York, USA. 1989 First Edition 0884860264 / 9780884860266 Hardcover Very Good Condition Very Good Large Book - between A4 and A3 Ron Watts [Photography] Here is a book to delight horse lovers, environmentalists, and all those who respond to the romance and beauty of wild horses . . . an evocative celebration of seven distinctive breeds from throughout the world. 117 full-colour photos. Preface by Richard Adams. Size: Large Book - between A4 and A3. 192 pages. Illustrator: Ron Watts [Photography]. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 1-2 kilos. Category: Animals & Nature::Horses; Animals & Birds; ISBN: 0884860264. ISBN/EAN: 9780884860266. Inventory No: 227875. Hardcover 
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Price: 30.50 AUD 25.93 AUD 
 
 
The Handbook of Riding - The Complete Illustrated Practical Guide to Riding Skills and Techniques, Mary Gordon-Watson
6 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 
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Price: 20.50 AUD 17.43 AUD 
 
 
On and Off The Turf, Nat Gould
7 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 
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Price: 56.50 AUD 48.03 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: 26.50 AUD 22.53 AUD 
 


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