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Below is a listing of books/videos that are for sale through contacts via this website. 

Please contact these people directly.


  • Quest For A Classic Winner- Pedigree Patterns Of The Racehorse by Ken McLean. Excellent Condition $100 U.S. plus shipping.

    Several other breeding and racing books available.

Contact: Robin McDonald


  • CLASSIC LINES: A gallery of the great thoroughbreds. Author Patrick Robinson and Richard Stone Reeves. 1975 limited first addition # 20908/25,000. Signed and numbered. Publisher: Oxmoor House. Asking Price: $500 Book and Dust Jacket are in EXCELLENT CONDITION.

  • Ask me about additional Robinson and Reeves books.

Contact: Greta Dixon

Phone: (210)680-6434


  • BloodHorse magazines 2005-1974 (will sell separately)

Contact: Paul Gundy


  • Eleven Triple Crown Champions plus recent drawing of American Pharoah. Set of twelve prints, 8 x 11, black drawing on tan stock. Price $30.00 for the set.

  • Set of 12 notecards, as above. Size: 4 x 5 1/2". Brown on tan heavy stock. American Pharoah, black on tan stock. Price: $25.00 per set.

Contact: John E. Adessi

305-596-4944 (Miami, FL)


  • USTA Sires & Dams Books  (various years available, inquire as to availability). Clearing out at $5 each plus postage. I am in Canada, but can mail from the US in mid-August.

Contact: Roger Porchak
Woodstock, ON (Canada)



  • (4) Secretariat 25th Anniversary Posters in original mail tubes from Churchill Downs, Pimlico, and Belmont Park. $20 Each.

  • Henry Koehler signed and numbered 29"x21.5" lithograph of Secretariat winning the Belmont. Excellent condition, framed with plaque.$250.

Contact: Greta Dixon

San Antonio, Texas


  • The Golden Post by Richard S. Reeves and Patrick Robinson. Leather bound in original slipcase. Like new.$1,000.

  • Racing in America 1866-1921 by Walter S. Vosburgh. Very good condition.$650.

  • American Racing Manual 1949. Citation's triple crown. Good condition. $100.

I have many more titles and will email a complete catalog on request.

Contact: Ronald Friedman

Phone 917.916.0396


Ecole de Cavalerie by Francois Robichon de La Gueriniere. 1733 folio edition complete with all plates in original binding. This is the first printing of the work in complete form. $5,000.


Contact: Hanita Rosenboim

Doylestown, Pennsylvania


  • Seven Kentucky Derby programs - mint condition, none have labels [May 5, 1990 - 116th running, Unbridled; May 4, 1991 - 117th running. Strike The Gold with Chris Antley autograph; May 2, 1992 - 118th running; May 1, 1993 - 119th running; May 7, 1994 - 120th running; May 6, 1995 - 121st running; May 4, 1996 - 122nd running]

  • Nine Blood Horse magazines featuring Zenyatta - excellent condition, none have labels [Oct 17, 2009; Nov 14, 2009/Breeder�s Cup XXVI Results; Nov 21, 2009 cover is composite of Zenyatta and Rachel Alexandra; Mar 20, 2010; Apr 17, 2010; June 19, 2010; Sep 18, 2010; Oct 8, 2010; Nov 20, 2010  Special Zenyatta Commemorative Issue]  Asking $45 for all.

  • Eight Blood Horse Breeder's Cup issues - Excellent condition and none have labels [Oct 29, 1994 - XI Preview; Oct 28, 1995 - XII Souvenir; Nov 7, 1998 - XV Souvenir; Oct 30, 1999 - XVI Preview; Oct 27, 2001 - XVIII Souvenir; Oct 31, 2009 - XXVI Preview; Oct 30, 2010 - XXVII Preview; Nov 13, 2010 - XXVII Results] Asking $75 for all.

  • Eleven Blood Horse Triple Crown Preview issues - Excellent condition and none have labels. First five in plastic sleeves. [June 27, 1964 - Triple Crown Races of 1964; Apr 30, 1966 - Triple Crown Preview; Apr 29, 1967 - Triple Crown Preview; Apr 27, 1968 - Triple Crown Preview Omaha cover; Apr 24, 1972 - Triple Crown Preview; Apr 26, 1997 - Triple Crown Preview; Apr 28, 2001 - Triple Crown Preview; Apr 24, 2010 - Triple Crown Preview; May 8, 2010 - Kentucky Derby Issue, Super Saver; May 22, 2010 - Preakness Stakes issue, Lookin At Lucky; June 12, 2010 - Belmont Stakes issue, Drosselmeyer] Asking $95 for all.


Contact: John E. Adessi

Miami, FL


Genetic Heritage by Ken McLean, 1st Edition, signed by author, immaculate condition. All reasonable offers will be seriously considered.


Contact: Trish des Bouvrie

Western Australia


Book of the Horse by S. Sidney, 3rd Edition (no ISBN)


Contact: Shirley Luke

Port Saint Lucie, FL


  • 1968-1971 USTA Yearbooks and Sires & Dams Books  

Contact: Beverly Stewart

Phone: 937.233.9543


The Horsemans Bible by Jack Coggins - Dressage Riding by Richard Watjen - Fundamentals of Riding by Gregor de Romaszkan  - Horsemanship by Waldemar Seunig - The Dave Jones Book of Western Horsemanship - Training Tips for Western Riders by Jane Pattie - Fun on Horseback by Margaret Cabell Self  - Riding by Benjamin Lewis - Dressage by Henry Wynmalen - Cavalletti by Reiner Klimke 

To make an offer on any of these books, please email:

Contact: Amy Albright

Gig Harbor, WA


  • Tesio: Master of Matings by Ken McLean. In excellent, near-perfect condition.

To make an offer, please email:

Contact: Andrew Vandagriff

Orange, TX


More than two dozen equine books books available, many Quarter Horse pedigree-related, many out of print or hard to find. Includes Speed and the Quarter Horse by Nye ($250), Real American Quarter Horse by Mattson ($50), The Most Influential Quarter Horse Sires by Pitzer ($25), Foundation Dams/Sires of the American Quarter Horse by Denhardt (2 books, $50 each), Racehorse Owners Survival Manual by Ivers ($150), and more.

Medical books include Illustrated Equine Veterinary Ency/Equine Treatments/Medications (Leather, 2 volumes, $150), Blood Analysis of Performance Horses by Shannon ($25), and Owners Guide to Respiratory Problems in the Horse by Boehringer Ingelheim Vet Medica ($25).

Magazines include Speedhorse ($3 each), Speedhorse Stallion Editions 1992-2010 ($15 each), Southwestern Track ($3 each) and Quarter Racing Journals/Q-Racing ($7 each). Email for years available. Sale Catalogs include Heritage Place 1993-2008 ($25 each), Ruidoso Yearling Sale 1997-2001 ($25 each), Vessels Yearling Sale 2005 and Phillips Ranch Dispersal 1993 ($100).

Some of these items may have ink marks, etc in certain areas. They were used well, but they are not damaged. Please email for a full list or with questions and put "Books" in the subject.

Contact: Pete & Judi Green

Sunset, Texas


  • American Quarter Horse stud books - 30 volumes with 1 errata - $400

  • American Paint Horse stud books - Complete set of 25 volumes - $375

  • Pinto Horse Association stud books - Complete set of 5 volumes - $150

  • Pinto Horse Society - 3 books - Complete set (1942-1945) - $350

  • Classic Lines: Gallery of the Great Thoroughbred Signed by both authors (Richard Stone Reeves/Patrick Robinson)
    All books are in good condition, early books of the Paint Horse stud books have color photos of early Paint Horses of distinction.
    List of 50-75 other horse books some of which are out of print available on request.

Contact: Suzan Lee Jackson

Phone: 269.208.5225


  • The Arabian: War Horse to Show Horse by Gladys Brown Edwards. Third revised edition 1980. Near fine condition. $100 shipped in US.

  • The Authentic Arabian Horse by Lady Wentworth. Published 1979. 352 pages. With dustjacket in original slipcase. Like new condition. $450 shipped in US.

  • Legends: The Art of Richard Stone Reeves by Edward L. Bowen. Published 1989, 1st edition, hardcover. New in unopened presentation case. $140 shipped in US.

Call or email for pictures or more information.

Contact: Gretchen Lothrop

Phone: 919.545.9049


USTA Sires and Dams books 1952-1997. Volumes are complete and in good condition. Will consider best offer for entire series.

Contact: Irene Gaide


Hundreds of Quarter Horse Journals, Paint Horse Journals and misc. horse magazines. Contact Bonnie Dockery at for a complete list.


Racing in Art by John Fairley, Copyright 1990, New York. Fabulous color images of the great European equine artists of the 18th and 19th centuries and American artists of the 20th century. Excellent Condition, 224 pages. Price: $45.00.
Who's Who in Thoroughbred Racing by Ned Welch, Washington, D.C. Volume II, Second Edition. 1947. The notable owners and trainers of the 20th century. Marvelous photos of Assault, Lucky Draw. Art renditions of Count Fleet, Stymie and many others. Excellent Condition, 336 pages. Price: $45.00.

Secretariat Print in black and white, 8 1/2 x 11. Portrait of head and neck or full body, classic pose, no jockey. Signed by artist. $20 plus shipping.

Seabiscuit Print or Notecards. Gallop with rider. Print $20 plus shipping, eight notecards with envelopes $15.

Email me for an image of either champion.


Contact: John Adessi

11403 SW 109 Road Unit Y   Miami FL 33176

Phone 305.596.4944


USTA Sires and Dams books 1965-1979, 15 in all

Contact: Rob Murray


Complete set of AQHA Stud Books - 49 plus 2 indexes and errata. Hard bound, green, in like new condition. $2,000 OBO.

Contact: Mary

Phone 307.265.2995


Complete set of Morgan Horse Magazines January 1940-June 2004, including sale bills and special editions. (There are no issues missing.)

Contact: Lorraine O'Brien


  • The Arabian Stud Book 1927, Volume III published by the American Horse Club of America, 1580 Woolworth Bldg, New York, NY.  Good condition, red binding with gold-leaf lettering. All photo plates intact. $350.00

Contact: Leila F. McGehe 

245 Slate Quarry Road, Rhinebeck, NY 12572


  • Racing at Home and Abroad, Vol. I, British Flat Racing and Breeding, Racecourses, & the Evolution of the Racehorse by Charles Richardson, with a chapter on Training and Stable Management by The Hon. George Lambton. London, The London & Counties Press Associations Ltd., 1923, 359 pages (incl. index) LIMITED/NUMBERED edition No. 90 of 600 printed. Frontis and 76 engraved etchings with tissue guards. Frontis SIGNED ETCHING of New Market High Street by Alick P. F. Ritchie, other engravings by G. D. Giles and Lynwood Palmer reproduced from paintings and drawings especially for this publication. folio size full Dark Brown leather, gilt tooled titles and boards on spine and cover, top edge gilt. EXCELLENT CONDITION / TIGHT AND COMPLETE.

  • Racing at Home and Abroad, Racing and Breeding in America and the Colonies by John Hervey, Harry Worchester Smith, S. Saunders, G. H. Hilliard,Charles L. Stanhope, James T. Wallace, Brig.-Gen. Ormonde Winter. K.B.E., C.B., C.G.M, D.S.O. London, The London & Counties Press Associations Ltd., 1931, 487 pages (incl. index). LIMITED/NUMBERED edition No.560 of 855 printed. Frontis and 131 engraved etchings with tissue guards. Folio size full Dark Brown leather, gilt tooled titles and boards on spine and cover, top edge gilt. Dedication in ink on front flyleaf "To Louis B. Mayer with the sincere regards of Allen C. Long". EXCELLENT CONDITION / TIGHT AND COMPLETE.

  • Racing at Home and Abroad, Vol II. , British Steeplechasing and Racing in Ireland British Steeplechasing by Charles Richardson. Racing, Steeplechasing and Breeding in Ireland by Liet.-Col F. F. Maccabe and Thomas E. Healy with a chapter on The Training of Jumpers and Stable Management by H. A Brown. London, The London & Counties Press Associations Ltd., 1923, 311 pages (incl. index) LIMITED/NUMBERED edition No. 613 of 700 printed. Frontis and 71 engraved etchings with tissue guards. Frontis SIGNED ETCHING of "The Water-Jump at Aintree" by Charles Simpson, other engravings by Charles Simpson reproduced from paintings, and original water-color drawings by Alfred Bright, all specially executed for this volume. Folio size full Dark Brown leather, gilt tooled titles and boards on spine and cover, top edge gilt. EXCELLENT CONDITION / TIGHT AND COMPLETE.

    $1,250.00 for individual book or $3,000.00  (20 percent) for the three volume set.

Contact: Col. Merle H. Boyce
1208 West Fern Drive Fullerton, CA 92833
(714) 526-9140 FAX (714) 526-9136

  • USTA Trotting Association Yearbooks from the '60s.

Contact:  Skip French  
Box 977
Cleveland, GA  30528
(706) 865-2727



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