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Pheasants of the Mind: A Hunter's Search for a Mythic Bird

By Datus C. Proper

New York: Prentice Hall Press, 1990.. Cloth, 8vo, dust jacket, 154 pages, notes; illustrations by Eldridge Hardie. Includes the selection and training of the ideal bird dog. 1st edition. Very good condition, in good dust jacket (some soil) in Mylar.. ISBN: 0136627501. F. Hardcover.

$20.00

Adventures with My Pets

By Alexandre Dumas

Philadelphia and New York: Chilton, 1960.. Cloth, 8vo, dust jacket, 323 pages, index; translated from the French (Histoire de mes bêtes) by A. Craig Bell. The Scottish pointer Pritchard is prominently featured in this delightful memoir by Dumas père. Stated 1st American edition. Very good condition (slight sticker damage on free endpaper), in very good dust jacket (1 tiny hole; chip at tail of spine) in Mylar.. F. Hardcover.

$28.00

The Case of the Halloween Ghost (vol. 9 in the Hank the Cowdog series)

By John R. Erickson

Houston: Maverick/Gulf, 1990.. Wraps, 12mo, 131 pages; illustrated by Gerald L. Holmes. Hank the Cowdog and his sidekick Drover solve a holiday mystery. 4th printing. Very good condition (minor fading on spine and front cover).. Soft cover.

$6.50

Travels with Lizbeth: Three Years on the Road and on the Streets
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Travels with Lizbeth: Three Years on the Road and on the Streets

By Lars Eighner

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1993.. Cloth, 8vo, dust jacket, 271 pages. Homelessness, in the company of a remarkable mixed breed dog. 2d printing. Very good condition, in very good dust jacket (edgewear; small tears).. ISBN: 0312099266. Hardcover.

$10.00

James Herriot's Favorite Dog Stories

By James Herriot

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1996.. Cloth (gilt-stamped spine), 12mo, dust jacket, 169 pages; illustrated by Lesley Holmes. Ten of the beloved Yorkshire veterinarian's finest stories from earlier collections, beautifully illustrated in this edition: "Tricki Woo Goes Crackerdog," "Prince and the Card Above the Bed," "Tricki Woo: A Triumph of Surgery," "Jake Rides into Town," "Gyp: Only One Woof," "Roy: From Rags to Riches," "Tricki Woo: A Judge of Form," "Hermann: A Happy Ending," and "Brandy: The Dustbin Dog." Stated 1st American edition/1st printing. Pristine, as new condition..

$15.00

Woof! My Twenty-five Years of Training Dogs
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Woof! My Twenty-five Years of Training Dogs

By Matthew Margolis, with Mordecai Siegal

New York: Crown, 1994.. Cloth, 8vo, dust jacket, 214 pages, black-and-white photos. Entertaining memoir, with insights into the challenges and practicalities of training dogs. 2d printing. Very good condition (small remainder mark on top edge), in very good dust jacket.. ISBN: 0517591480. Hardcover.

$12.00

The New Miniature Pinscher
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The New Miniature Pinscher

By Sari Brewster Tietjen

New York: Howell Book House, 1988.. Hardcover, 8vo, 192 pages, bibliography, black-and-white photos. All about the miniature pinscher. 5th printing. As new condition.. ISBN: 0876052111. Hardcover.

$12.00

Doghouse: A John Cunningham Mystery
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Doghouse: A John Cunningham Mystery

By Gerald Hammond

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1992.. Cloth (gilt-stamped spine), 8vo, dust jacket, 190 pages. The third in the Capt. John Cunningham mystery series; gun dogs are featured. Stated 1st American edition. Good condition (minor coffee stains on fore and bottom edges), in good dust jacket in Mylar.. ISBN: 0312077335. F. Hardcover.

$22.00

A Dog\'s Life
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A Dog's Life

By Peter Mayle

New York: Knopf, 1995.. Cloth, 12mo, dust jacket, 192 pages; drawings by Edward Koren. Charming novel of the life and times of a mixed breed in Provence. 1st edition/2d printing, As new condition.. ISBN: 0679441220. Hardcover.

$12.00

Poodles as Pets: A Guide to the Selection and Care of Poodles

By Madeline Miller

Jersey City: TFH, 1955.. Wraps, 8vo, 32 pages, black-and-white photos and drawings. Interesting for illustrations of 1950s grooming preferences. 1st printing. Fair condition.. Soft cover.

$9.00

Faithful Friends: Dogs in Life and Literature

By edited by Frank Jackson

New York: Carroll & Graf, 1997.. Cloth, 8vo, dust jacket, 533 pages, subject and author indexes; foreword by HRH Prince Michael of Kent. Organized by theme ("Character & Variety," "Coarse Pastimes," "Curs & Mongrels," "A Dog's Worth," etc.), and drawing largely on British sources, this is a sterling collection. With a red ribbon bookmark bound in. 1st thus. As new condition.. Hardcover.

$20.00

The Man in the Dark

By Albert Payson Terhune

New York: E. P. Dutton, 1921.. Green cloth binding with black stamping, 12mo, 311 pages. A collie named Bruce has an important role in this novel of rural West Virginia. First printing of the first edition; rare. Fair condition (small ink mark on free endpaper; boards show wear, especially one corner of the back cover, which is badly weakened; text pages clean) in Mylar; no dust jacket.. F. Hardcover.

$140.00

American Beagling

By Glenn R. ("Old Kickapoo") Black

New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, 1949.. Cloth, 8vo, 292 pages, glossary, black-and-white photos and diagrams. A classic, with many interesting old photographs; pays special attention to the beagle in the field. 1st edition. Poor condition (severe water damage to covers, minor water damage inside; previous owner's name on free endpaper) in Mylar; no dust jacket.. F. Hardcover.

$30.00

The Domestic Dog: An Introduction to Its History

By Brian Vesey-Fitzgerald

London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1957.. Cloth (gilt-stamped spine), 8vo, 226 pages, index, bibliography, black-and-white illustrations (photos and art reproductions). The author calls this readable and often opinionated work "an introduction to what is known about the domestic dog, with special reference to the domestic dog in Britain." Includes the dog in literature, sport, art, and the canine occupations. 1st edition. Very good condition (minor edgewear); no dust jacket.. F. Hardcover.

$22.00

101 Dalmatians Play Hide-and-Seek

By ...

New York: Disney Press, 1992.. Illustrated hardcover, 8vo, unpaginated (18 pages); illustrated by Kerry Martin. Flap book edition, ideal for toddlers. Based on the Dodie Smith novel The Hundred and One Dalmatians. 1st edition. As new condition.. Hardcover.

$9.95

Gundogs: Their Care and Training

By Michael Brander

London: Adam & Charles Black, 1963.. Pictorial hardcover, 8vo, 97 pages, index, black-and-white photos (many of German shorthaired pointers). General work for the novice hunting with dogs; includes brace work. 1976 reprint. Good condition (spine shows wear); no dust jacket.. Hardcover.

$15.00

Fox-hunting

By Sir Charles Frederick

London: Seeley, Service & Co. Ltd. (The Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games & Pastimes, volume VII), 1930.. Gilt-stamped cloth, 8vo, 368 pages, index, 65 illustrations (including 4 color plates and 18 reproductions of notable hunting scenes). A comprehensive look at foxhunting, from horses to kennel management and hounds and hunt terriers; with reports on the scene throughout Britain and Ireland. Contributors include Cecil Aldin, James Andrews, Isaac Bell, M. E. Barclay, Earl Bathurst, M. Borwick, Geoffrey Brooke, Major Burnaby, L. C. R. Cameron, Richard Clapham, J. D. D. Evans, Charles McNeill, G. R. Mott, Guy Paget, Otho Paget, Eric Parker, A. P. Pollok, Lord George Scott, A. G. Todd, E. Venn, and V. D. S. Williams. 1st edition. Good condition (binding firm; some fading on spine and soil on top and fore edges; endpapers discolored), in good dust jacket (lightly soiled) in Mylar.. Hardcover.

$55.00

The Basset Hound Owner\'s Survival Guide
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The Basset Hound Owner's Survival Guide

By Diane Morgan

New York: Howell Book House, 1998.. Hardcover, 8vo, 212 pages, color and black-and-white photos; black-and-white illustrations by Pam Posey-Tanzey. A thorough guide to the basset hound. 1st edition. As new condition.. ISBN: 0876050186. Hardcover.

$24.95

Water Dog
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Water Dog

By Richard A. Wolters

New York: Dutton, 1964.. Blue cloth binding, 8vo, dust jacket, 179 pages, index; black-and-white photos by Joan Sydlow and others; introduction by Art Smith. Training for all retrieving dogs, with step-by-step explanatory photos. 24th printing. Good condition, in fair dust jacket.. Hardcover.

$10.00

The New Complete Labrador Retriever (third edition)
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The New Complete Labrador Retriever (third edition)

By Helen Warwick

New York: Howell Book House, 1986.. Hardcover, 8vo, 322 pages, glossary, black-and-white and color photos. All about the Labrador retriever. 11th printing. As new condition.. ISBN: 0876052308. Hardcover.

$14.00

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