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DOGS (FICTION)

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A DOZEN DOGS OR SO
Written by Patrick R. Chalmers. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1817337
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1928. Almost very good condition.

Brown cloth, dark brown titles. A selection of verses which have appeared in 'Punch', all of which are about dogs. Twelve colour plates plus frontis plus b/w illustrations. 47 pages. Boards grubby. Gift inscription to front endpaper. Foxing to half-title page. Some hinges pulled.
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THE BAR SINISTER
Written by Richard Harding Davis. Illustrated by E.M. Ashe.
Stock no. 2128684
Published by Charles Scribner's Sons. Circa 1903. Very good condition.

Beige cloth with gilt titles; dog crest to front cover. Colour & b/w illustrations. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Chipping to top of spine. Darkening to spine. Foxing and browning to outer page edges. Some grubby margin marks.
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SLEEPING PARTNERS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2128682
Published by Souvenir Press. 2001. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Cracker and Micky: Two Dogs with a Tale. A Series of Episodes. Cracker: a comical white bull terrier with a fetching black patch over one eye. Micky: a huge Irish Wolfhound - Cracker's stooge and, more importantly, his mattress. Small oblong format. Cream boards, gilt title to spine. A series of poses in order to achieve the most satisfying state of slumber. ISBN: 0285635921. Light wear to top and tail of spine. Contents are fine!
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THE BULL TERRIER FORCE: A COLLECTION TO RECORD AND REMEMBER THE 50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ENDING OF WAR TIME HOSTILITIES
Written by George Jarrett; Rudyard Kipling; Brian Kenway; David Harris; et al. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin; Peter Fraser; et al..
Stock no. 1816780
Published by The Bull Terrier Club. 1st 1995. Fine condition.

Large oblong format. Grey pictorial cardwraps with red title to front. Foreword by George Jarrett, President BTC 1991-1994. Limited edition of 1,000. Short stories of Bull Terriers who accompanied their owners serving in governmental services and the welfare of the breed and the pleasure it brings to so many people. B/w photos and illustrations. 68 pages. ISBN: 187128502X. This is copy 158 of 1000 and included is the compliments slip with the copy number and tissue paper guard. This copy would make a wonderful gift.
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SMILER
Written by C. Gifford Ambler. Illustrated by C. Gifford Ambler.
Stock no. 1316806
Published by Hutchinson's Books for Young People. 2nd 1947. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Born in a kennels, Smiler was a hunt terrier with a wide engaging grin which earned him his name. 8.5 X 6.75 inches. Yellow cloth. Beautifully illustrated with full page. b/w sketches throughout. Chestnut Library. Spine and corners bumped. Light grubby marks to cover edges. Foxing. Dustwrapper is price-cut, browned and edge-worn.
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A DOZEN DOGS OR SO
Written by Patrick R. Chalmers. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1506026
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1928. Very good condition in a poor dustwrapper.

Brown cloth, dark brown titles. A selection of verses which have appeared in 'Punch', all of which are about dogs. Twelve colour plates plus frontis plus b/w illustrations. 47 pages. A little bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some darkening to edges. Some light browning, foxing is mainly to prelims and page edges. Just an odd mark to contents. All plates present. Dustwrapper has one third of rear panel and half of rear flap missing, also loss from spine and bottom of front panel. Creasing and tears to edges, grubby some some darkening.
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WISH ON PIG
Written by Barbara Ward. Illustrated by Shirley Hughes.
Stock no. 1501915
Published by Collins. 1st 1966. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Story about a dog called Nipper. Green boards, silver title to spine. B/w text illustrations. 159 pages. A little bumping to spine and corners. Indentation to top edge of front cover. SIGNED by author on title page. Contents clean. Dustwrapper is edge worn and creased and slightly grubby on the rear panel.
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EVER YOUR AFFECTIONATE FLORRIE
Written by Susan Paine. Illustrated by Gill Evans.
Stock no. 2108146
Published by Turret Books. 1st 1993. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Letters From A Cavalier King Charles Spaniel To Her Two Mistresses. Green covers with gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0952114607.
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SLEEPING PARTNERS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1302901
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1929. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Sleeping Partners A Series of Episodes. A series of plates by Aldin featuring what appear to be a Irish Wolfhound and a terrier. Large format. Blue boards, light blue titles. Spine bumped, corners slightly rubbed. Rear free-endpaper is creased. White pictorial wrapper is browned and foxed with slight wear to spine and corners and just a little bit grubby on rear panel.
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DOG STORIES FROM PUNCH
Written by A.E. Beercroft; L.R. Brightwell; E.V. Lucas; A.A. Milne; et al. Illustrated by George Morrow.
Stock no. 1302820
Published by Clement Ingleby. 1st 1926. Good condition.

Grey cloth spine with gilt title, marble-effect boards. B/w text illustrations. 94 pages, edges untrimmed. Spine bumped nad rubbed, corners worn. Damp stains to covers also affecting the endpapers. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Foxing to contents. Some hinges pulled/cracked.
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BOXER PAW-TRAITS
Written by Richard H. Wilson. Illustrated by Richard H. Wilson.
Stock no. 1801977
Published by The British Boxer Club. 1st 1950. Very good condition.

Quotations, from the official breed standard, illustrated for the complete befuddlement of novices! Light blue cardwraps, black title to front. Price to front cover is 3/-. Unpaginated. A slim volume. Pale foxing to covers. Contents clean. A very presentable copy of a scarce title!
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SLEEPING PARTNERS
Written by Cecil Aldin. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1801153
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1929. Slightly better than very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Sleeping Partners A Series of Episodes. A series of plates by Aldin featuring what appear to be a Irish Wolfhound and a terrier. Large format. Blue boards, light blue titles. Corners bumped. Endpapers a little grubby/foxed. Contents beautifully bright and clean. Pictorial wrapper is edge-worn and torn with loss.
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