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Chaser
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Chaser

By John W. Pilley

New York, New York: Houghton Mifflin, 2013. First Edition. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 260 pages, gray and blackboards. A fine, clean, neat and hard cover first edition with little shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a fine, dust jacket with the original price present.

$12.50

Training the Dog: a presentation of the mentality of the dog with instructions suitable for training all breeds for all purposes, including also field and outdoor work

By Will Judy

New York, New York: Will Judy, 1941. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Octavo 8 1/2" tall, 160 pages black tiltes on red cloth; previous owner's name on half-title page. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover with minor exterior soiling and moderate shelf wear; hinges and binding solid; paper lightly yellowed with previous owner's name and inscription on the half title (dated 1941).

$7.50

Alexander and Some Other Cats: compiled and arranged by Sarah J. Eddy

By Sarah J. Eddy (editor)

Garden City, New York: Privately Printed, 1938. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -. Originally published in 1929. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, fronticpiece + xv + 226 pages + black and white photo plates, light green cloth. A very good minus hardcover with moderate shelf wear and light exterior soiling overall but darkening and discoloration to the spine cloth and foxing to the fore-edges; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed with light foxing to the endpapers. Without dust jacket. Sold as a reading copy only.

$7.50

The Art of Breeding Better Dogs

By Kyle Onstott

Washington D.C: Denlinger's, 1949. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 253 pages, gilt titles on blue cloth. A very good, clean sturdy hard cover edition with minor wear, lightsoiling and rubbing at the corners; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. Lacking dust jacket (if it had one) but with glassine wrapper.

$9.50

The Language of the Horse : habits and forms of expression
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The Language of the Horse : habits and forms of expression

By Michael Schafer ; translated by Daphne Machin Goodall

New York, New York: Kay & Ward / Arco Publishing, 1975. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good / Good. Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, ix + 187 with intertextual black and white illustration pages, green cloth. A a very good, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed with some light foxing to the endpapers and fore-edges. In a good, edge worn dust jacket with significant chipping at the back strip top edge and with the original price

$16.50

Practical Dog Training; or Training vs. Breaking; revised and rewritten to which has been added a chapter on training pet dogs, by an amateur

By S.T. Hammond

New York, New York: Forest and Stream, 1886. Decorative Cloth. Good. Original edition. 12mo, 7 2/3" tall, 163 pages + [1] + 9 ads, gilt tiltes and decorations, embossed green cloth. A good, clean, sturdy hard cover with exterior wear and some fraying to the top and bottom edges of the back strip cloth, hinges and binding sturdy but one signature loosened; paper yellowed with previous owner's name on the front flyleaf (dated 1887).

$19.00

The Harness Makers' Illustrated Manual. A practical guide Book for Manufacturers and Makers of Harness, Pads, Gig Saddles, etc
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The Harness Makers' Illustrated Manual. A practical guide Book for Manufacturers and Makers of Harness, Pads, Gig Saddles, etc

By W.N. Fitz-Gerald (Fitzgerald)

Croton-on-Hudson, New York: North River Press, 1977. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine/Very Good. Originally published by W.N. Fitz-Gerald in 1875. Duodecimo, 7 1/2" tall, 325 pages + 4 pages, red cloth. A very good, clean, neat lightly worn reprint edition, would be near fine but for minor exterior foxing at the top fore-edge; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good dust jacket with minor wear overall, but a chip at the top edge.

$60.00

Our Cat: the life and times of Krazy, the most delightful cat in literature

By Baron Ireland; illustrated by Harry Hanson Lees

Garden City, New York: Doubleday, Doran & Co, 1934. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Duodecimo, 7 3/4" tall, 98 pages, decorative biege cloth. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover edition overall with minor exterior shelf wear, but one corner slightly chewed by cat and the start of fraying to the top and bottom edges of the spine cloth, binding solid, paper lightly yellowed, but with a cute note written as a gift inscription on the front endpaper from a friendly 'dog'.. In a good, worn and chipped dust jacket with the original price.

$6.50

I. Scheherazade; memoirs of a Siamese cat

By Douglass Parkhirst; illustrated by James Pearsall

Englewood Cliffs. N.J: Prentice-Hall, 1963. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Good. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 112 pages, brown boards. A very good, clean, neat hard cover first edition with minor shelf wear; hinges and binding tight. In a good, edge worn dust jacket, with the price clipped.

$7.50

Of Englishe Dogges, the diversities, the names, the natures and the properties. A short tretise written in latine by Johannes Cius, of late memorie,.. etc

By Johannes Caius; translated by Abraham Fleming

Washington D.C: Milo Denlinger. Original Wraps. Very Good. A reprint of the 1880 London edition derived from the original of 1576. English text. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, stiff orange wraps, [xi] + 44 pages + [8]. A very good, clean, neat soft cover with light shelf wear, a short tear at the spine, binding solid, paper moderately yellowed. The earliest known text on dogs in the English language.

$65.00

The New Boxer

By Billie McFadden

New York, New York: Howell Book House, 1989. Hardcover--illustrated boards. Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 256 pages, Illustrated throughout with photographs, illustrated boards. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white.

$6.50

The Howell Book of Puppy Raising
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The Howell Book of Puppy Raising

By Charlotte Schwartz

New York, New York,: Howell Book House, 1987. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, 175 pages, pictorial (color) boards, b&w photographs. A fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear, one corner bumped, hinges and binding tight, paper white.

$7.50

Cats. [black and white photography]

By Eugen Skasa-Weiss; Hanns Reich (editor)

New York, New York: Hill & Wang, 1965. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good. Small quarto, 9 1/4" tall, 14 + 66 pages, black quarter cloth, pictorial boards. A very good, clean, sturdy hard cover with light shelf wear and some fraying to the top and bottom cloth edges at the spine; hinges and binding tight, paper white. Without dust jacket.

$7.50

The Ubiquitous Pig

By Nissenson, Marilyn and Susan Jonas

New York, New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1992. First Edition. Hardcover--cloth. Fine/Fine. Ouarto, 11 1/4" tall, 136 pages, black cloth. A fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with very slight shelf wear; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a fine dust jacket

$12.50