Faithful Friends: Dogs in Life and Literature
by JACKSON, Frank (editor)
- Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
- ISBN 10
- ISBN 13
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New York: Carroll & Graf. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1997. First US Edition. Hard Cover. 0786704586 . First US edition of a work first published in the UK by Robinson Publishing Ltd. Per the jacket flap, this work is ". . .a superb collection of the wonderfully diverse and prolific observations that have been recorded about dogs and their relations with us through the ages." With a brief foreword by HRH Prince Michael of Kent and a preface by editor Frank Jackson. --- In textured red paper-covered boards with titling in gilt on spine; satin ribbon bookmark sewn in. With color E. E. Marshall painting "Three Dogs" to cover. --- With a small chewed spot to tail of spine, else a clean, bright, tightly-bound copy. Unclipped jacket with small creases and scratches, else bright and intact.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. ; x, 533 pages .
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- Faithful Friends: Dogs in Life and Literature
- JACKSON, Frank (editor)
- Hard Cover
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- First US Edition
- ISBN 10
- ISBN 13
- Carroll & Graf
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