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THE ADVENTURES OF AN ARTISAN HUNTER
Written by David Brian Plummer. Illustrated by Martin Knowelden.
Stock no. 2138818
Published by The Boydell Press. 1st 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The author recounts his exploits as a hunter, from boyhood days as a traunt in a Welsh mining valley, ratting and pursuing such game as could be found with a lurcher. He also explores such vanished pastimes of the working man as cockfighting. The main characters are his terrier, San, and two hawks, a buzzard and a goshawk. Brown cloth boards, silver title to spine, b/w illustrations. ISBN: 0851151086. Fading to cover edges. Browning to outer page edges. Wrapper is price-cut with faded spine and edges; a few marks.

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FULL CIRCLE: A HISTORY OF THE COLORED BULL TERRIER
Written by David O. Harris.
Stock no. 2136933
Published by David Harris. 1st USA 1990. Very good condition.

A first class history of the colored bull terrier. Imitation green leather cloth boards with gilt titles. B/w photos. 296 pages. SIGNED by author to bottom of title page. Light bumping to spine and corners; small chip, with loss to top of spine. Contents are excellent!

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THE SECOND COLLECTION OF BULL TERRIER TALES
Written by Molly Rosalyn Weeks.
Stock no. 2136931
Published by Bernard Kaymar Ltd.. Circa 1991. Very good condition.

Card wraps. B/w photos and illustrations. ISBN: 1871285011. Some cover corner creasing.

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DOG NELSON, A.B.
Written by Gordon Vice-Admiral Campbell. Illustrated by Peter Fraser.
Stock no. 2135780
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1938. Good condition.

Cream boards with blue vignette to front. Red cloth spine. Colour frontis plate, contains many b/w text illustrations and colour plates throughout. 91 pages. 8.5 x 6.5". Chipping/heavy bump to top edge of front cover. Staining and browning to covers and to pages throughout. Stains get larger to page near rear of book. A reading copy. Frontis is nearly detached.

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JOCK OF THE GREAT WAR
Written by Lucy Jackson. Illustrated by Jucy Tucker.
Stock no. 2135374
Published by Utl Printing. 1st 1994. Very good condition.

Jock is an Irish Terrier. Large format. Green pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0952040727. SIGNED by author to front endpaper. A few grubby margin marks. Light foxing to outer page edges.

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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 FIFTH BULL TERRIER BOOK
Written by Margaret O. Sweeten.
Stock no. 2134295
Published by The Bull Terrier Club. 1st 1981. Very good condition.

White cloth boards with gilt titles and vignette to front. B/w & colour photos. Foxing and marks to covers, especially to spine.

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THE JACKADANDY HERITAGE
Written by Margaret O. Sweeten.
Stock no. 2134262
Published by M.O. Sweeten. 1985. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Blue leatherette covers, gilt titles. B/w photos. Browning and foxing to outer page edges. Wrapper is edge-creased with a few small chips/tears; browned with foxspots; a few scuffs to front panel.

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RODDY AND SCUTTLE
Written by Eleanor Helme; Nance Paul. Illustrated by Charles Ambrose.
Stock no. 2133981
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. Very good condition.

The story of the adventures of a small boy named Roddy and his little mongrel terrier, Scuttle. Beige cloth, blue title to spine. B/w illustrations. Uneven fading to cover edges. Bumping to corners. Foxing to endpapers and outer page edges.

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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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