Our Dogs and all About Them, a practical guide for everyone who keeps a dog. Frank Townend Barton.
Our Dogs and all About Them, a practical guide for everyone who keeps a dog.
Our Dogs and all About Them, a practical guide for everyone who keeps a dog.
Our Dogs and all About Them, a practical guide for everyone who keeps a dog.
Our Dogs and all About Them, a practical guide for everyone who keeps a dog.
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Our Dogs and all About Them, a practical guide for everyone who keeps a dog.

Boston: Dana Estes [1911], 1st American edition/printing; green cloth boards with blindstamped borders, white titles, and a photo of a rough-coated collie; the same collie as a coloured photo frontis, 144 plates (as issued) with 151 images of differe. Juvenile hardback.

The author, the veterinary surgeon to the Gamekeepers' Association of the United Kingdom, has written numerous books on horses and earlier books on Toy, Terrier, Non-Sporting and Sporting dogs. Exhaustive treatment of kennel management, breeding, hunting, medical care, "breaking and training" and exhibiting, with a description of many breeds as to their confirmation, suitability, popularity and current price. (very little on temperament.) Interesting to see how breeds and their popularity have changed. Clumber Spaniels are a favorite of his.

CONDITION: Very Good, no names or other marks, back bottom corner bumped, 3/8" spot on spine spine ends pushed, darkening pages flat and clean. Plates all present, in nice condition. Item #22484

Price: $45.00

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