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Berliner Schnauzen (Berliner Snouts)

By: Dewhirst, Alexander

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Germany, Pig Pen Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 42810

ISBN: 3000020144

Condition: Near Fine


Orange illust hardcover with bumped tips and bumped spine ends, upper tip lightly rubbed. Not exlib. 70 pp text in German and in English. Well illust in b/w photos. A rare book of humorous dog photographs and captions. View more info

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The Lion Dog of Peking: Being The Astonishing History of The Pekingese Dog

By: Dixey, Annie Coath

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NY, E.P. Dutton and Company, Inc: 1931

Edition: First U.S Edition.

Seller Id: 38177

Condition: Good +


First US edition hardcover in pale blue cloth sunned on periphery and backstrip. 245 pages are tight but are yellowed from age. The romantic and interesting history of the Pekingese dog. View more info

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BORU The Story of an Irish Wolfhound

By: Dunn, J. Allan

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1926

Edition: Book Club Edition

Seller Id: R46520

Condition: Very Good


This is a factual story. A nice color illustrated hardcover with bumped spine ends showing color loss and fairly sharp tips. Grey cloth covered boards display well despite some very faint splotchyness on periphery and some rubbing at head of spine cloth. One tidy, 1967 gift presentation on fep, 195 pp text is untrimmed on the fore-edge, and is dyed a faint pink color at head of page block. Not exlib. Price-clipped color illustrated dust wrapper shows BORU scrapping with a bald eagle. BORU is a real dog, presented by a man who knows and loves dogs and who can make them live in the pages... View more info

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Barker's Grub Easy, Wholesome Home Cooking For Your Dog SIGNED

By: Edalati, Rudy

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Three Rivers Press: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 27062

ISBN: 0609804421

Condition: Fine


1st edition paperback, signed presentation copy, author signed: "To Duffy and his family. Enjoy! Rudy Edalati" on fep. Crisp uncreased paperback 208 pp. Canine cooking that will leave them begging for more. View more info

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Dogsteps Illustrated Gait at a Glance SIGNED

By: Elliott, Rachel Page

Price: $37.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House, Inc: 1974

Edition: Third Printing

Inscription: Signed by Author(s)

Seller Id: 22025

ISBN: 0876055196

Condition: Near Fine


3rd printing hardcover signed by author, not to anyone in particular, just "Best Luck! Rachel Page Elliott". 95 pp text is crisp and unmarked. This book is especially aimed for the layman, with clear and easy-to-understand drawings. Study of this material will aid all in recognizing what is good and what is faulty action, and the application of what is learned should produce rewarding results for the conscientious dog breeder. View more info

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Ghost Dog of Killicut

By: Ellis, Mel

Price: $27.00

Publisher: NY, Four Winds Press: 1970

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 38839

Condition: Good


2nd printing hardcover has tape residue on boards from dj, bumped tips and spine ends, upper tip of first two pages clipped. Unclipped dj has diagonal creases, ex lib stickers and has color loss but shows well in new mylar. 135 tight pages has ex lib stamps, card pocket, spotting & stains from age. A thoroughly absorbing tale of adventure and suspense, with a surprise twist at the end. View more info

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A Dog Day

By: Emanuel, Walter

Price: $45.00

Publisher: London, Wiliam Heinemann: 1950

Edition: Reprint

Seller Id: 27871

Condition: Near Fine


Reprint hardcover in fab condition. Smaller format measures 5" x 6.5". Lovely ecru boards with beige cloth spine and red titles with cute Aldin illustration on cover. Book is now in a flexible, removable plastic cover to protect. Bookplate on fep. 60 heavy cardstock pages sewn in binding. Spine cracked at one spot but all pages holding fine. Story of a dog's adventures hour by hour and his mischief and trouble making. View more info

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A Dog Day

By: Emanuel, Walter

Price: $47.00

Publisher: London, Wiliam Heinemann: 1904

Seller Id: 39001

Condition: Good +


1904 Large format, very early edition measures 11 inches tall x 8 1/2 inches wide. Boards soiled, corners rubbed with loss of paper at extremities, especially fore-edge of frt board. Spine of backstrip rubbed with chipped outer paper at head and foot showing sewn packets. 58 pp text tight with one short closed tear to fore edge of one page (doesn't affect the illustration, only in margin). Filled with cute Aldin illustrations. Still displays ok on the shelf. Rare large, early edition first published in 1902, with a new edition the following year. 1904 brought three new cheap editions of wh... View more info

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Derry of Totem Creek

By: Evans, Hubert

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1930

Seller Id: R46507

Condition: Fair


Solid reading copy hardcover in turquoise colored cloth covered boards with black titles. Heavy shelfwear at bottom of spine and board feet with cloth loss at spine edge, tips bumped and rubbed, Illustrated endpapers fore and aft, front end paper soiled. 252 pp text is tight and bright. Unclipped (and unpriced) dj in new mylar looks fab. It is a professional reproduction that displays very well from any side. A third volume in the author's Derry anthology, about an Airedale terrier that lived in the wild west. View more info

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Derry's Partner

By: Evans, Hubert

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1929

Seller Id: R46508

Condition: Very Good


Gift quality hardcover in turquoise colored cloth covered boards with black titles on frt board and spine. Small 'ding' in foot of rear board, former owner's tasteful bookplate on illustrated frt pastedown. Tips and spine ends bumped but not rubbed through. 268 tight & bright pages without writing or tears. A delightful story of a pedigreed Airedale and Mac, his canine friend who was half Newfoundland and half husky. This tale recounts their adventures with their master, Ed Sibley as they live in the wilderness of the great untamed Northwest. View more info

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Derry Airedale Of The Frontier Famous Dog Stories

By: Evans, Hubert

Price: $28.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1928

Seller Id: R46509

Condition: Very Good


Beautiful copy in beige 'tweedy' paper covered boards with bumped tips and spine ends. Tidy gift dedication on fep, text tight and bright. Original, unclipped (and unpriced) color illustrated DJ in new mylar has a closed tear at foot of both panels, one at the upper fore-edge of rear panel and small chips at tips. 253 pp. Derry was a finely bred airedale belonging to Ed Sibley of Twin Forks in the wide open country of the Northwest. As a young dog he was rather inclined to disobedience and wildness, qualities that disappointed his master, who had hoped to make a companion of him in that rou... View more info

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The Lost and Found Puppy

By: Flynn, Mary Jane, M.D.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: WA, Storytellers, Inc: 1991

Seller Id: 45812

ISBN: 0962307262

Condition: Very Good


1st printing paperback has light color loss at tips and along spine edge. 1" bit of clear tape over foot of spine, 46 pp text clean, no names, or tears, and some wrinkles from thumbing. When a puppy is abandoned by its owners on a deserted country road, he wanders into the city in search of a new home. He is welcomed at an animal shelter, and soon a little girl finds him and adopts him. View more info

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Linda's Champion Cocker

By: Ford, Marcia

Price: $27.00

Publisher: NY, Avalon Books: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 25984

Condition: Fair


First edition exlib hardcover in orange cloth boards show rubs at tips and along shelf edges. Text tight w/usual exlib marks. All 220 pages present, pocket pulled. Some writing (class of '76 - good book) on some pages not interfering with read. Solid first edition in VG dj with sunned spine and small chips at extremities. Mystery fiction story involving a Blonde Cocker Spaniel show dog, a dog groomer, dog breeder and a Dalmatian. View more info

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Practical Dog Breeding and Genetics

By: Frankling, Eleanor; Introduction by Percy Roberts

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Arco Publishing Co.: 1961

Edition: First Revised Edition

Seller Id: 21311

Condition: Very Good +


Black hardcover boards with silver titles. Tips sharp, spine ends bumped, bit of light soil on foot of page block, and light foxing on endpps only. Price clipped dj in mylar has a 1.5 in closed tear at head of frt panel but still displays well with an adorable vintage photo of a Dalmatian puppy sitting in the cup of an old dime store scale on a kelly green background. 190 pg foundation work on the subject of dog breeding. A complete revision of the authors first printing plus a new and lengthy section added on simple genetics, the study of which is admittedly not easy, the author has explain... View more info

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How to Raise and Train a Welsh Terrier

By: Fryman, Elizabeth D.

Price: $17.00

Publisher: NJ, T. F. H.: 1961

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 33001

Condition: Near Fine


Glossy, uncreased, crisp, unread first edition paperback. Small sticker pull on upper tips of cover, negligible sunning along cover edge near spine and tiny old ink price on tip of inside cover, else as new. 64 pp, well illust with b/w photos. Breeding, care, training, etc. View more info

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Search and Rescue Dogs

By: George, Charles & Linda

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Riverfront Books/ Franklin Watts: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 30705

ISBN: 1560657537

Condition: Near Fine


Lovely 1st edition hardcover in glossy boards with negligible surface wear. 48 well illustrated pages discusses best breeds for search and rescue, training, a bit about the history, basic and advanced training. View more info

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Leader Dogs for the Blind

By: Gibbs, Margaret

Price: $7.00

Publisher: VA, Denlinger: 1982

Seller Id: 17870

ISBN: 0877140952

Condition: Very Good +


Lightly worn corners of illustrated hardcover boards. Library stamp on the title, and library pocket present on rep. This story tells of the beginning when a few determined men had $400.00 and a hatful of ideas. She tells of the many years of collaboration and frustration as a new, unique, project took shape, a project not defined by the written word. View more info

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The Mating and Whelping of Dogs

By: Graham, R. Portman L.D.S., R.C.S.(Eng.)

Price: $7.00

Publisher: London, Popular Dogs Publishing Co. LTD: 1954

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 15561

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in dj. Negligible shelf wear to red cloth boards, bit of white dj paper at foot of frt gutter. DJ shows bit of fading along bottom edge, closed tear at head of spine, rubbing at foot, now in protective mylar and displays well. 162 pp plus 2 pp of further canine offerings by the publisher in rear. Mating and whelping are the two most important phases of successful dog breeding. Elementary anatomy, alternative methods for effecting a mating, the mutual responsibilities of owners and the business side of stud work are all dealt with by the author. Dj shows a b/w photo of ... View more info

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Sheepdog Trials

By: Halsall, Eric

Price: $12.00

Publisher: England, Patrick Stephens: 1982

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 26261

ISBN: 0850595657

Condition: Very Good +


1st edition hardcover in red paper covered boards showing fairly sharp tips and bumped spine ends. 224 pp text is clean and unmarked. Unclipped original dj is tatty at top edge, now in new mylar and displays OK. Profusely illustrated in b/w includes photos, herding diagrams and much more. View more info

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The New Bulldog

By: Hanes, Col. Bailey C.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: NY, Howell Book House: 1991

Edition: Fifth Edition

Seller Id: 42343

ISBN: 0876050690

Condition: Near Fine


Tight bright glossy 5th edition hardcover with light bump/rub to frt board upper tip else fine. 244 pp crisp and unmarked. Includes bibliography. Well illust in b/w photos and vintage reproductions of art plates. A must have volume for any bulldog owner. View more info