Horse Books

Books primarily about horses, ponies, donkeys, mules, equitation.
The Lonely One by Manson, Cecil and Celia.

The Lonely One.

Bill, orphaned early, goes from Wellington to Wairarapa or the Wydrup, a rough ranching community in the foothills, and makes his way on his own through his persistence and his horsemanship. Vivid scenery and horses.

$14.00

 

Kodi's Mare.

Kodi, a Navajo boy, was sent away to the mission school, leaving his beautiful horse Willow with a cruel master. How he ran away to try to save her. With many sensitive drawings by Ambrus. (For photos of a better copy, see 15635)

$10.00

 

Mr. Peck's Pets by Louise Seaman /Berta & Elmer Hader, illustrators.

Mr. Peck's Pets.

The amusing story of Mr. Peck, his wife, and the idiosyncrasies of his various pets, which run to dachshunds and horses. The Pecks' menagerie follows them from a city apartment to a small farm. Based on the experiences of a friend of the author.

$25.00

 

Gift Horse by Betty Levin.

Gift Horse.

Boy learns to take care of horse.

$25.00

 

The Last Run by Mark Jonathan Harris.

The Last Run.

Lyle, 14, eagerly accompanies his grandfather into the Nevada hills to stalk a mustang stallion.

$15.00

 

The Wild-Horse Trap by Dale White /Richard Bennett, illustrator.

The Wild-Horse Trap.

When Rob's father was suspected of being involved in a stagecoach robbery, Rob was ordered out of town. He hid in the hills behind the city, determined to solve the mystery. A vivid picture of life in early racing stables in Montana in the 1880's. SIGNED by author on half title.

$28.00

 

Indians on Horseback.

Indians on Horseback.

An excellent introduction to the Plains Indians, with chapters on how they made things, cookery, sign language, etc.

$8.00

 

Whitey Ropes and Rides.

At the rodeo.

$16.00

 

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