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Trident K-9 Warriors: my tales from the training ground to the battlefield with elite Navy Seal Canines
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Trident K-9 Warriors: my tales from the training ground to the battlefield with elite Navy Seal Canines

By Mike Ritland with Gary Brozek

New York, New York: St. Martin's Press, 2013. First printing. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. Ovtavo, 9 1/2" tall, 275 pages plus color plates; black boards. A fine, clean, net hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper creal white. In a fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price present.

$8.50

Watchers by the pool: nine lives in Provence
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Watchers by the pool: nine lives in Provence

By Margaret Reinhold

New York, New York: Carroll & Graf / Avalon, 1993. First edition. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Near Fine / Near Fine. Small quarto, 9 2/3 " tall, 192 pages with intertextual black and white photo illustration, blue quarter cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover first edition with light shelf wear; binding tight, paper white. In a near fine lightly worn dust jacket with original price.

$9.50

Just One Cat: a novel

By Asa Wilgus

New York, New York: A. A. Wyn, 1952. First edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Octavo, 8 1/4" tall, 160 pages, biege cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hardcover first edition, with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good (minus), lightly soiled and chipping at the corner folds, and with price clipped.

$7.50

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. Sixth edition. 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. Revised Edition. 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. Revised Edition. 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

Do Cats Hear with Their Feet?: where cats come from, what we know about them, and what they think about us.
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Do Cats Hear with Their Feet?: where cats come from, what we know about them, and what they think about us.

By Jake Page; with Michael W. Fox (preface)

New York, New York: Harper Collins (Harpercollins) / Smithsonian, 2008. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine / Near Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xvi + 204 pages, black and gray boards; b&w photographs and illustrations. A near fine, clean, hard cover first edition with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket, with original price.

$9.50

The Thinking Dog's Man; The Mystique of the Relationship between Man and Dog

By Ted Patrick; with John Steinbeck (introductory letter); Roy McKie (illustrator)

New York, New York: Random House, 1964. First printing. Hardcover--quarter cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. "With a letter from John Steinbeck explaining why he could not write an introduction for this book." Octavo, 9 1/2" tall, 150 pages, maroon quarter-cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hardcover first edition with light shelf wear and slight exterior soiling; hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good, lightly worn dust jacket, with original price.

$12.50

The Cat's Pajamas and related episodes; a lifetime of cats remembered by a lifelong admirer / Do Cats Think: notes of a cat-watcher

By R.L Duffus / Paul Corey

New York, New York: W. W. Norton & Company / Henry Regnery, 1967 / 1977. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. both Very Good/Good. 2 individual vols. Sold as nice original reading copies only. 1: Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 190 pages, blue quarter-cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing overall, some minor moisture to the top of the spine cloth; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. In a good, edge worn dust jacket with significant chipping at the folds and back strip. / 2: Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, xii + 155 pages, brown boards. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing overall; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed with foxing to the fore-edges. In a good, edge worn dust jacket with significant chipping at the folds and back strip.

$16.50

A Treasury of Cat Stories; The Slum Cat; Tobermory; Cats Will Be Cat; Broomsticks; Sukey; A Black Affair; etc

By Era Zistell (editor); illustrated by Peggy Bacon; Hilaire Belloc, Ernest Thompson Seton, Alan Devoe, Saki, M. Mackenzie Scott, Mazo de la Roche, Ibby Hall , P. G. Wodehouse, et al

New York, New York: Greenberg Publisher, 1944. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good/Good. Sold as a nice original reading copy only. Octavo, 8 1/8" tall, [viii] + 278 pages with some intertextual illustration, gray cloth. A very good, clean, neat hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing overall, but cloth lightly foxed; hinges and binding tight, paper lightly yellowed. In a good, edge worn dust jacket with significant chipping at the folds and back strip.

$9.50

Portrait of a Dog

By Mazo De La Roche; Morgan Dennis (illustrations)

Boston, Massachusetts: Little, Brown & Co., 1930. Third printing. Hardcover--cloth. Very Good -. Sold as a very nice reading copy. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 199 pages, black titles on orange cloth; 6 b&w plates plus intertextual illustrations. A very good minus, generally clean, sturdy hard cover with moderate shelf wear and rubbing at the corners, two-inch circular light stain on front panel, hinges and binding solid, paper clean and just lightly yellowed, with light foxing to the fore-edges and endpapers. Without dust jacket.

$12.50

Marley & Me : Life and Love with the world's worst dog
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Marley & Me : Life and Love with the world's worst dog

By John Grogan

New York, New York: Morrow / Harper Collins, 2005. First printing. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Octavo, 8 1/2" tall, 291 pages, white and red boards. A near fine, clean, hard cover first edition with light shelf wear ; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, lightly worn dust jacket with the original price.

$7.50

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 American 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

Don't Cry, Wolf : being a true account of certain canine capers and puppy pranks, all riotously recalled.

By Geoffrey Bocca

Indianapolis, Indiana: Bobbs-Merrill, 1970. First printing. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine / Very Good. Octavo 8 1/2" tall, 83 pages, with intertextual illustration black cloth. A near fine, clean neat sturdy hard cover with minor shelf wear over all, hinges and binding tight, paper cream white. In a very good moderately worn dust jacket and with the original price. Illustrated with black and white drawings.

$7.50

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. Revised Edition. 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

Veterinary Notes For Horse Owners: a manual of horse medicine and surgery.

By M. Horace Hayes; revised by J.F. Donald Tutt

New York, New York: Arco Publishing, 1965. Second printing/revised edition. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine. Octavo, 9 1/4" tall, xix + 656 pages, black cloth. A near fine, clean, neat hard cover with light shelf wear, hinges and binding tight, paper just slightly yellowed. Without dust jacket.

$16.50

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. Facsimile. 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. Second printing. 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 printing. 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

The Labrador Retriever: the dog that does it all. (Howell Best of Breed)
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The Labrador Retriever: the dog that does it all. (Howell Best of Breed)

By Lisa Weiss & Emily Biegel

New York, New York: Howell / Macmillan, 1999. First printing. Hardcover--cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. Wide quarto, 9" tall, xiii + 239 pages, photographic illustration throughout, black cloth. A near fine, clean, neat sturdy hard cover first edition with light shelf wear, but a sligh bow in this wide book; hinges and binding tight, paper white. In a near fine, slightly edge worn dust jacket with the original price. With the publisher's announcement laid in.

$12.50

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