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Leading a Dog's Life

By Walden, Arthur T.

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1931. xii, 280 pp. Blue cloth, spine title stamped in blue, front board illustration and title stamped in blue. "A true history of this dog's life" hauling provisions over Chilkoot Pass in Alaska, hunting bear, and seeing Dawson and the Klondike in their heyday, as narrated by Shirley, a Scotch Collie sled dog. With delightful illustrations by A. L. Ripley. By the author of A Dog Puncher on the Yukon. Front board a little soiled else VG. Photos provided on request. . First Edition. Hard Cover.

$50.00

The Chow-Chow

By Lady Dunbar of Mochrum

London: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, 1914. viii, 80, [4] pp. Blue cloth, stamped in gilt on spine and front board, which has an illustration of a Chow Chow in gilt. 24 plates of notable dogs of the breed, including frontispiece of Lady Dunbar, in full Victorian regalia, with her beloved "Baba, Queen of Sheba." History and characteristics of the breed, with its different varieties, breeding and rearing, as sporting dogs, etc. With index and ads for dog products. VG+. First Edition. Hard Cover.

$100.00

Leading a Dog's Life

By Walden, Arthur T.

Boston and New York: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1931. xii, 280 pp. Blue cloth, spine title stamped in blue, front board illustration and title stamped in blue. "A true history of this dog's life" hauling provisions over Chilkoot Pass in Alaska, hunting bear, and seeing Dawson and the Klondike in their heyday, as narrated by Shirley, a Scotch Collie sled dog. With delightful illustrations by A. L. Ripley. By the author of A Dog Puncher on the Yukon. Near Fine in dust jacket, with price of $2.50 on dj flap, with several Ripley illustrations. A fresh, sharp copy. The dust jacket is chipped at the top of the spine and has a few closed tears, but is still quite presentable. Photos provided on request. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/GVG.

$125.00

Memories

By Galsworthy, John

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1914. Quarto. Green cloth, decorated front panel, decorated endpapers. 69 pp. With 28 plates by Maude Adams of the author's black spaniel, 4 in color, with tissue guards, including frontispiece. A blot of white on front cover, wear at extremities, previous owner's inscription on ffep. A good copy, binding tight, illustrations lovely, especially the color plates. . First Edition. Hard Cover.

$35.00

The Complete English Setter: A Compilation of Interesting Facts, Data, and Observations on Breeding, Raising, Training, Showing, and Hunting English Setters

By Tuck, Davis H

Silver Spring, Md.: Denlinger's, 1951. 368 pp. Blue satin cloth, title gilt, illustrated endpapers. Profusely illustrated with b&w photos. Light wear to spine edges, light foxing to top edges. Everything the subtitle says, and more.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good.

$18.50

The Labrador Retriever Club 1931-1944

n.p.: Labrador Retriever Club, 1945. Iincluding 'The Labrador Dog' by Franklin B. Lord; 80 pp. Orange cloth, black leatherette spine, title stamped in black on front panel. B&w photos, past champions, list of members, description and standard of points, record of awards. Boards bowed, slightly musty, light soiling, ffep removed, previous owner's name on title, writing on front pastedown.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good.

$25.00

The Airedale Terrier

By Buckley, Holland

Manchester; n.d.: "Our Dog" Publishing 93, [3] pp. Green cloth-covered paper wrappers, title stamped in black. 38 b&w photographs, most of notable terriers. Front hinge starting, foxing throughout, fabric on lower corner of back panel lifting.. Soft Cover. GVG.

$45.00

Oh! Dash! A Dog's Autobiography

By Dufty, Lucie B.

London: Collins Clear-Type Press, 1936. Green cloth. 255 pp. "Edited by Lucie B Dufty," With illustrations by L. M. Dufty. A dog's "gay adventures get him into plenty of trouble." Slight slant to spine else VG+ Dust jacket has small piece out at top of spine, else GVG. The watercolor illustration of a perplexed Dash on the front panel bright and crisp. . Hard Cover. VG/Good. Illus. by L. M. Dufty.

$50.00

Beware of the Dog

By P. L. Giovannetti

New York: Macmillan Company, 1958. Unpaginated. Pictorial paper-covered boards, black cloth spine stamped in silver. Corners, top of spine bumped, top edges of boards slightly age-darkened, p.o. inscription on ffep. Dustjacket is chipped at top of spine, price-clipped, rubbed. "Wildly improbable but wonderfully real are these forty odd caricatures in which Giovannetti captures the Quintessence of Dog. With wit and with sharp observation Giovannetti conveys the quirks and crochets of man's best friend. Accompanying each drawing are multiple captions in French and in English devised by several hands in dogged disagreement.". First Edition. Hard Cover. GVG/GVG.

$15.00

Best Friends
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Best Friends

By Warner, James. White, Margaret

New York: A & W Publishers, Inc, 1980. Unpaginated. Brown cloth, spine title gilt, color photographs of dogs. A little wear at corners, light foxing to tops. Dustjacket has a closed tear along top edge. INSCRIBED by Warner on ffep; that owner's bookplate on front pastedown.. Signed by Author. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$20.00

Hutchinson on Sighthounds: The Sighthound Sections of Hutchinson's Dog Encyclopedia[sic]

By Hutchinson, Walter, Ed.

Arvada, Colorado: Donald R. Hoflin, 1976. unpaginated. Red buckram with titles gilt on front and spine and red marble endpapers. Numerous black and white photographs. Includes information on the following breeds: Afghan Hound ,Borzoi, Deerhound, Greyhound, Ibiza Hound, Irish Wolfhound, Italian Greyhound, Saluki and Whippet. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good.

$75.00