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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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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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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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DOGS OF CHARACTER
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2133291
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st thus 1928. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Full of the finest portraits by pen and pencil of dogs of the most doggy character. Large format. Red cloth, black titles. Numerous charming b/w sketches on cream backgrounds. 116 pages Slight fade mark to rear cover. Couple of knocks along cover edges. Pale foxing to endpapers and outer page edges. Wrapper is torn with pieces of loss - 'repaired' with added white pieces of paper; tape to some edges; some marks.

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IN PERSPECTIVE THE OLD ENGLISH SHEEPDOG
Written by Stuart Mallard.
Stock no. 1819313
1st 1983. Nearly fine condition.

All about the breed. Blue 'leather-look' cloth boards with silver titles and sheepdog vignette to front. B/w photos. SIGNED by the author (with dedication) to front endpaper. Text block have very minor grubby marks.

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AROUND THE WORLD IN 80 YEARS
Written by Joyce Cosme-Collis.
Stock no. 1819153
Published by Felix Cosme. 1st 2009. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

Biography of a Kennel Club judge. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. Colour & b/w photos. ISBN: 9780956332417. SIGNED by the author (Best Wishes) to front endpaper.

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DOGS
Written by Maurice Wilson. Illustrated by Maurice Wilson.
Stock no. 2131937
Published by Penguin. 1st 1946. Very good condition.

Picture Puffin Book No. 56. Pictorial paper wraps. Colour and b/w lithographed illustrations. Printed by W.S. Cowell. Some grubby marks to covers. Foxing to outer page edges.

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HUNT AND WORKING TERRIERS
Written by Jocelyn Lucas.
Stock no. 1818335
Published by Tideline Books. 1st thus 1979. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Brown cloth, gilt titles to spine. B/w photos. Originally published in 1931, the author gives a true and accurate account of sport in his time. 367 pages includes index. Bumping to lower edge of boards. Brown pictorial dustwrapper is faded to spine.

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AN ARTIST'S MODELS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2130753
Published by H. F. & G. Witherby. 1st 1930. Almost very good condition.

Beige cloth. Not a collection of lovely ladies but a collection of even lovelier dogs! 20 superb full-page sketches depicting models the artists has known in various doggy poses. Wonderful! Bumping to corners. Spine is browned. Small tear in cloth near base of spine. Damp mark across top edge of rear cover. Inscriptions in ink to front pastedown and endpaper. Foxing throughout. Edge creasing to a couple of plates. One plate has been torn out, with jagged edge and taped back in with sticky tape.

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AN ARTIST'S MODELS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2129858
Published by H. F. & G. Witherby. 1st 1930. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Beige cloth. Not a collection of lovely ladies but a collection of even lovelier dogs! 20 superb full-page sketches depicting models the artists has known in various doggy poses. Wonderful! Browning and a few dark spots to cover edges. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing and margin marks to pages (including some plate pages). Wrapper is torn and chipped, with loss to top and tail of spine and corners; a few edges; also grubby with some scuffing and wear.

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BULL TERRIERS AND HOW TO BREED THEM
Written by R.H. Glyn.
Stock no. 2128421
Published by Hall The Publisher. 5th 1949. Almost very good condition.

Dealing fully with White, Coloured and Miniature Bull Terriers. 5th edition. Blue cloth spine, blue paper boards with white title onlay to front board. B/w photos and illustrations. 96 pages. Spine is faded with a few small splash marks. Bumping and wear to corners and edges. A little browning. Original pink receipt from publisher tipped in to front pastedown. Some foxing; a few margin marks. Hinges next to title page is pulled. Contents are still generally very good.

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