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THE WORKING RETRIEVERS
Written by Tom Quinn.
Stock no. 1820182
Published by E.P. Dutton. 1st USA 1983. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Training, Care, and Handling of Retrievers for Hunting and Field Trials. The world of Tom Quinn, one of America's most successful breeders and trainers of these uniquely talented dogs. White cloth spine with brown foil title, beige paper boards. B/w diagrams & photos. ISBN: 0525932879. Light foxing to text block, lower edges of boards marked. Light browning to endpapers else contents clean. Pictorial dustwrapper is slightly grubby and has a small closed tear to lower corner of rear fold.

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A WAY OF LIFE
Written by H. Glyn Jones; Barbara C. Collins.
Stock no. 1820178
Published by Farming Press. 1990. Fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Sheepdog Training, Handling and Trialling. H. Glyn Jones, a third-generation sheepdog handler, talks to Barbara Collins, the editor of Working Sheepdog News. A complete guide to sheepdog work. Pictorial glazed boards, b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0852361661. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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A SHEPHERD'S WATCH: THROUGH THE SEASONS WITH ONE MAN AND HIS DOGS
Written by David Kennard.
Stock no. 2133556
Published by Headline. 1st 2004. Nearly fine condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

Larger format. Black boards, silver title to spine. Beautiful colour photography throughout. ISBN: 0755312341.

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SPORTSMAN BONZO
Written by G.E. Studdy; George Jellicoe. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy.
Stock no. 1319261
Published by John Swain & Son Limited. Almost very good condition.

Small format (13 x 10.5cm). Pictiorial cardwraps. Full-page colour illustrations. Unpaginated, 14 pages. Covers are edge worn. Staples rusty and centre pages have become detached (still present).

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BONZO AT THE PARTY
Written by G.E. Studdy; George Jellicoe. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy.
Stock no. 1319260
Published by John Swain & Son Limited. Almost very good condition.

Small format (13 x 10.5cm). Pictiorial cardwraps. Full-page colour illustrations. Unpaginated, 14 pages. Covers are slightly edge worn and scuffed. Staples rusty. Some light fingermarks to page margins and centre pages have a couple of small marks.

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BONZO'S COUNTRY HOLIDAY
Written by G.E. Studdy; George Jellicoe. Illustrated by G.E. Studdy.
Stock no. 1319259
Published by John Swain & Son Limited; E.P. Dutton & Co.. Almost very good condition.

Small format (13 x 10.5cm). Pictiorial cardwraps. Full-page colour illustrations plus double-spread centre fold. Unpaginated, 14 pages. Covers are slightly edge worn and rear cover a little grubby. Staples rusty. Some light fingermarks to page margins.

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THE BULL TERRIER AND ALL ABOUT IT
Written by V.C. Hollander.
Stock no. 1819694
Published by Watmoughs Limited. Good condition.

4th Edition, containing chapters on the Staffordshire Bull Terrier. Orange pictorial cardwraps. For the Bull Terrier enthusiast. Inside front cover is advert for Dog World magazine and rear cover. Spine rubbed with 0.5" split to base of spine. Pencil writing to rear cover. Rear cover grubby and browned. Vertical creasing to covers and light vertical creasing to contents. Hole to title page 1.5" across, 0.75" deep affects contents table (3 lines). Heavy brown marks to inside front cover and prelims. Staples rusty and binding starting to come loose. Front joint is split to lower half. A few foxspots. A good working copy of a scarce item.

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SCARLET TO M.F.H.
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1819693
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1933. Very good condition.

A book of fox-hunting with hounds. Written for the novice with information and instruction on some of the things he or she should know before deciding to follow a pack of hounds and some idea of how they are managed in field and kennel. Large format. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. xii and 151 pages. Covers have some uneven light fading and a few marks. Corners bumped. Bumping to lower corners affects lower corners of contents throughout i.e. small corner creases. Some minor foxspots mainly to endpapers and text block. All plates present.

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THE FIFTH BULL TERRIER BOOK
Written by Margaret O. Sweeten.
Stock no. 1819692
Published by The Bull Terrier Club. 1st 1981. Slightly better than very good condition.

White cloth boards with gilt titles and vignette to front. B/w & colour photos. Light browning to spine. Some minor foxing present. Gift inscription in ink to front endpaper.

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BULL TERRIERS
Written by V.C. Hollender.
Stock no. 1819691
Published by Williams & Norgate Ltd.. 1st 1951. Almost very good condition.

Red cloth with gilt title to spine. B/w photos. Covers browned, gilt title to spine faded. Top of joints starting to split. Endpapers browned. Some scattered foxing throughout.

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PICKLES
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2133295
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Telling the story of Pickles the puppy who is always getting into a pickle! Large format. Brick red cloth spine, with gilt title. Green cloth covers with orange and gilt titles. 24 delightful colour plates. Spotting to covers. Bumping to covers. Some hinges are pulled; a few gatherings are detached/stitching is broken. Chipping to page edges; a little loss; foxing. Wrapper is badly creased and torn with some loss; most of picture to front is complete.

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MERRY AND BRIGHT
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2133294
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine. Brown boards with large pictorial onlay to front. Delightful full-page colour illustrations of doggies. Bumping to spine and corners. A few marks/browning to covers. Foxing throughout.

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