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THE AFGHAN HOUND A DEFINITIVE STUDY
Written by Margaret Niblock.
Stock no. 2134787
Published by K. & R. Books Ltd.. 1st 1980. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Dark blue leatherette covers with gilt title to spine and vignette to front cover. Colour and b/w photos throughout. ISBN: 0903264382. SIGNED by author, with dedication to a previous owner to half-title page. Bumping and wear to spine, corners and cover edges; a few small nicks. White smudge (possibly paint) marks to covers. Contents are still very good.

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JOHN AND ME & THE DICKERY DOG
Written by Marion St. John Webb. Illustrated by A.H. Watson.
Stock no. 2134725
Published by George G. Harrap & Co. Ltd.. 1st 1930. Almost very good condition.

Blue and gold mottled boards, light blue cloth spine. B/w illustrations. Spine is faded with a few marks. Wear and bumping to cover edges; a few chips. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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PONTO PAGES FROM THE DIARY OF A PET DOG
Written by Kate J. Fricero. Illustrated by Kate J. Fricero.
Stock no. 2134713
Published by Blackie & Son Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Brown cloth spine, brown boards, yellow pictorial onlay to front cover. Delightful full-page colour illustrations in french-fold format. Stapled binding. Unpaginated. 11 x 8.5". Heavy wear to corners, with some chipping; bumping. Scuff and other marks to covers, with uneven browning to rear cover. Foxing to outer page edges and paler throughout internal pages. Grubby marks to pages, but illustrations are still nice and bright.

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NO-SITCH: THE HOUND
Written by Phil Stong. Illustrated by Kurt Wiese.
Stock no. 1321144
Published by George G. Harrap & Company Ltd.. 1st USA 1936. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Cloth spine, pictorial front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. Spine bumped, corners slightly worn and edges lightly rubbed. A few light marks to covers. Contents clean. Light musty smell to contents.

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THE WORLD OF THE AMERICAN PIT BULL TERRIER
Written by Richard F. Stratton.
Stock no. 2134435
Published by T.F.H. Publications Ltd.. 1983. Very good condition.

Pale brown pictorial glazed boards. B/w & colour photos. Large format. ISBN: 0876668511. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. A few indentation marks to covers. Some grubby marks and foxspots to outer page edges.

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THE STAFFORDSHIRE BULL TERRIER IN HISTORY AND SPORT
Written by Mike Homan.
Stock no. 2134433
Published by Nimrod Press Ltd.. 1988. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

The Canine Library. The Development of the Staffordshire Bull Terrier including sporting development. Illustrated throughout with old photographs and prints showing the old-time sports and pastimes associated with the 'Bull' breeds. xv plus plates and 160 pages including index. ISBN: 0947647112. A few small knocks to top and tail of spine. Light browning and a few marks to outer page edges.

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THE BULLDOG A MONOGRAPH
Written by Edgar Farman.
Stock no. 2134326
Published by Nimrod Book Services. 1985. Slightly better than very good condition.

A Dog Classic Reprint (originally published in 1899). The Canine Library series. Limited Edition of 1500 unnumbered copies. Large format. Brown cloth boards with gilt titles and vignette to front. B/w photos. vii and 159 pages including index. ISBN: 0947647120. A few small knocks to cover edges, with light marks. Page edge browning. Contents are still excellent!

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FIELD BABIES
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2134322
Published by Henry Frowde; Hodder & Stoughton. Almost very good condition.

Large format 11.25" x 8.75". Beige boards, orange titles, puppy sat by squirrel to front cover. Beige illustrated endpapers. Light tan title page. 24 full page colour illustrations with orange border. Pup is turned out of doors where he meets field babies. Chipping and wear to cover edges and corners; some loss of top paper layer. Foxing throughout.

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THE DOG WHO WASN'T WHAT HE THOUGHT HE WAS
Written by Walter Emanuel. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2134320
Published by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd.. Circa 1919. Good condition.

Extracts from the diary of a Mongrelian named Gibus, so-called, says his master, because his face reminds him of his opera hat when it is shut up! Large format. Light brown pictorial cloth. Delightful and amusing colour plates plus a few b/w text illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Marks to covers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper, which is browned and also has some margin chips and tears. A few gatherings are pulled - with a few leaves starting to come loose next to spine - some are torn. One page has large tear, but does not obstruct text on either side.

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BULL TERRIERS
Written by Robin Salyn.
Stock no. 2134300
Published by The Crowood Press. 1st 1989. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

An Owner's Companion series. Black boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. ISBN: 1852231424. Foxing to outer page edges.

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THE STAFFORDSHIRE TERROR
Written by Patricia Beatty.
Stock no. 2134298
Published by William Morrow & Company. 1st USA 1979. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

A gripping novel, set in present day California, involves a girl's love for her pet and the netherworld of fighting dogs for sport. Blue boards, black title to spine. American edition. ISBN: 0688222013. Pale foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper has a few tiny edge-chips.

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THE WORLD OF FIGHTING DOGS
Written by Carl Semencic.
Stock no. 2134296
Published by T.F.H. Publications Ltd.. Circa 1984. Very good condition.

Glazed pictorial boards. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0876665660. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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