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A CENTURY GALLOPED BY. The Hundred Years of the Victoria Racing Club.
Pacini, John.
Victoria Racing Club Melbourne 1988 1st Edition
 Hardcover Many illustrations, a fine copy in a very good dust jacket. ; xiv, 522 pages 
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 16354  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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A MAN A DOG TWO HORSES
Bedrodt, J. C.
Angus & Robertson Sydney  
 Hard Cover 96pp; illustrations, previous owner's inscription to front endpaper dated 1947.; 190 x 125mm Very Good
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 7325  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND SIRES FOR '83
no author
KLK Bloodstock NSW  
 Soft Cover 336pp; 285 x 215mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12166  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND SIRES FOR 1985
no author
KLK Bloodstock NSW  
 Soft Cover 480pp;; 285 x 215mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12165  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN AND NEW ZEALAND SIRES '88
no author
Racetrack Magazine Sydney 1988 
 Hardcover One of the finest Thoroughbred reference manuals available to breeders, fully illustrated in colour, a very good copy, Heavy book may require extra postage cost. ; 290 x 220mm; 656 pages 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15622  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN REGISTER OF THOROUGHBRED STALLIONS Volume 2, March, 1967
Ward, Frederick R. (Recorder)
Excelsis Press Pty Ltd Sydney 1967 1st Edition
 Hardcover Very good copy in a lightly soiled dustjacket that is chipped at the top of spine. ; 250 x 160mm; xx, 292 pages 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15532  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN THOROUGHBRED STATISTICAL RECORD volume One 1st August 1977 to 31st July 1978
no author
Racing Services Bureau/Bloodhorse breeders' Association of Australia  1978 
 Soft Cover v, 638pp Sires of Winners, Sires of Dams of Winners. !39pp Supplementary Information. ; 270 x 205mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11499  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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AUSTRALIAN THOROUGHBRED STATISTICAL RECORD Volume Two 1st August 1978 to 31st July 1979
no author
Racing Services Bureau/Bloodhorse breeders' Association of Australia  1979 
 Soft Cover vii, 665pp. Sires of Winners, Sires of Dams of Winners,143pp supplementary information. ; 270 x 205mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11500  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BLACK CAVIAR The Horse of a Lifetime
Whateley, Gerard
ABC Books Australia 2012 1st Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations in colour and black & white, A fine copy in fine dustjacket. Written by acclaimed journalist and broadcaster Gerard Whateley, with a foreword by trainer Peter Moody, BLACK CAVIAR documents the career of the racehorse who transcended the track to become an Australian icon. ; 240 x 160mm; x, 390 pages Fine in Fine dust jacket
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18657  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BLOODSTOCK Switchbacks with Australian Thoroughbreds
Levett, Robin
ISBN: 0949873799
Hudson Publishing Kew 1999 1st Edition
 Paperback With illustrations, previous owners name on title page, a very good copy. ; 215 x 140mm; [vi], 218 pages Very Good+
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20352  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BREAKING AND RIDING
Fillis, James
Hurst & Blackett London  13th Thousand
 Hard Cover New and Revised edition, no date stated, this book production conforms with the authorized economy standards. Translated by M.H. Hayes. xii, 13 - 160 pages, frontispiece and 69 illustrations,; 220 x 140mm Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: $55.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9919  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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BREEDING RACEHORSES BY THE FIGURE SYSTEM
Lowe, The Late C. Bruce
   
 Hardcover Compiled by the late C. Bruce Lowe, edited by William Allison, with numerous illustrations of celebrated horses, Facsimile edition, Libra Books Canberra, 1977. Limited edition of 750 copies, this being number 234. First published in 1913 in London Lowe researched this book in Australia in conjunction with Frank Reynolds of Patterson NSW. Very good copy in a good dustjacket with chipping at spine ends. 
Price: $120.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15531  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CAMPERDOWN AND ITS CUP Heart and Soul of Country Racing
Chapman, Andrew - Butcher, Noel - Murcia, Jaime (Photographers)
ISBN: 0646910981
Ten Bag Press Ballarat 2013 1st Edition
 Hardcover A 192-page, full colour, hard cover, photo-documentary book capturing a day at the Camperdown Cup. Featuring photos by three of Australia's best documentary photographers: Andrew Chapman, Noel Butcher and Jaime Murcia. Introduction by Adam McNicol. The book also features photos of Camperdown's notable buildings, including the historic local homesteads that are rich in racing history. Dustjacket has short closed tear on top edge of back panel otherwise a fine copy in near fine dustjacket. ; 210 x 275mm; 192 pages Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22049  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CARRIAGE AND WAGON MAKERS' MACHINERY AND TOOLS
Cope, Kenneth L.
ISBN: 1931626189
Astragal Press Mendham 2004 1st Edition
 Paperback With many illustrations from old catalogs and trade journals and an alphabetic listing of the inventors and builders of American carriage and wagon makers' machinery and tools. A fine copy. ; 275 x 220mm; 200 pages Fine
Price: $65.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 20290  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CONCISE GUIDE TO ARTHRITIS IN THE HORSE
Ramey, David W.
ISBN: 0876050917
Howell Book House New York 1998 
 Paper Back xi, 116pp; ; 230 x 155mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11240  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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CONCISE GUIDE TO COLIC IN THE HORSE
Ramey, David W.
ISBN: 0876059116
Howell Book House New York 1996 
 Paper Back x, 116pp; 230 x 155mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11241  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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DICK FRANCIS a Racing Life
Lord, Graham
Little, Brown & Company Great Britain 1999 
 Paper Back xvi, 399pp; illustrations, previous owner's inscription to front endpaper.; 230 x 150mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 10883  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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ELEMENTS OF HORSESHOEING
Springhall, J.A.
University of Queensland Press St. Lucia 1984 Reprint
 Laminated Boards xiv, 50 pages, illustrated.; 220 x 140mm Fine
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 4866  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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EQUITATION
Wynmalen, Henry
Country Life London 1949 Reprint
 Hard Cover with 101 illustrations, original blue boards, index. A very good copy. ; 250 x 190mm; xv, 144 pages Very Good+ with no dust jacket
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9971  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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FAMOUS GENTLEMAN RIDERS At Home and Abroad
Voigt, Charles Adolph
Hutchinson & Co. London 1925 1st Edition
  With 24 illustrations, a very good copy that has been rebound in maroon cloth retaining the original backstrip. ; 3240 x 150mm; 420 pages 
Price: $100.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 15899  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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FARRIERY A Complete Illustrated Guide
Hickman, John
ISBN: 0851312284
J. A. Allen London & New York 1980 Reprint
 Hardcover With illustrations, glossary, bibliography and index, dustjacket has 2 short tears on top edge otherwise a very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 250 x 190mm; 240 pages Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket
Price: $50.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 18193  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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FIELDS OF OMAGH
Manning, Kristen
ISBN: 1877096962
Melbourne Books Melbourne 2007 1st Edition
 Paperback With photographic illustrations in colour, a fine copy. ; 235 x 155mm; 226 pages Fine
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 22995  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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FR. JOE GIACOBBE'S THE SPIRIT OF RACING The Winners, the Losers, the High-Rollers and the Battlers of Racing
Taylor, Ron
ISBN: 1921332425
Wilkinson Publishing Melbourne 2008 1st Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations in colour and black & white throughout, minor wear to spine ends of jacket otherwise a very good copy in very good dustjacket. ; 255 x 215mm; viii, 328 pages Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21289  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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GEELONG RACING The History of Horse Racing in Geelong
Windmill, Robert
ISBN: 0731637372
Robert Windmill Geelong 1988 1st Edition
 Hardcover With illustrations in colour and black & white, signed on the title page by the Author, a fine copy in fine dustjacket. The history of horse racing in Geelong: Section 1 - The Early Years (from 1841) ; Section 2 - St. Alban's Stud; Section 3 - The Geelong Cups 1872-1987. ; 260 x 180mm; viii, 396 pages; Signed by Author Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Price: $40.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 21831  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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GREAT AUSTRALIAN TURF PICTURES
Wilkinson, Jack and Grant. Warren (Editors)
Sun Books Melb 1976 
 Paper Back 96pp; illustrations; 240 x 180mm Very Good
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9220  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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GREAT RACES
Magee, Sean
ISBN: 1854700669
Anaya Publishers London 1990 
 Soft Cover 144pp; illustrations. ; 295 x 210mm Very Good with no dust jacket
Price: $10.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 12594  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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GREAT TROTTERS 250 Famous Harness Horses
Jenkins Ron, Wharton, Peter
Lloyd O'Neil Melb 1983 Reprint
 Hard Cover xi, 380pp; over 150 photographs of famous harness horses.; 280 x 195mm Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 2852  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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HAIR COLOUR IN THE HORSE
Geurts, R.
J. A. Allen and Company London 1977 First English Language Edition
 Paper Back 108 pages, illustrated. First published in Holland, this edition translated into english by Anthony Dent.; 200 x 135mm Very Good
Price: $22.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11946  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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HARNESS & HOPPLES Stories and Pictures of the Great Standardbred Bloodlines
Agnew, Max
Dual-Gaited Publications Malvern 1993 1st Edition
 Hard Cover with colour and black/white illustrations, previous owner's inscription to front endpaper. ; 280 x 210mm; 204 pages; Mill copy @ $30 Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket
Price: $30.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 11375  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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HORSE BREEDING & STUD MANAGEMENT.
Wynmalen, Henry
Country Life Limited London 1950 1st Edition
 Hard Cover 231 pages, 101 photographs & 7 line drawings.; 240 x 160mm Very Good in Good dust jacket
Price: $20.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 9917  Bookseller: M. & A. Simper Bookbinders & Booksellers
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