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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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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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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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GLORIOUS CATS
Written by Lesley Anne Ivory. Illustrated by Lesley Anne Ivory.
Stock no. 2127448
Published by Aurum Press. 1st 1989. Fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Blue boards, gilt titles. 11.25" x 7.75". The Paintings of Lesley Anne Ivory. Ivory explains why she paints cats while accompanying the magnificent paintings with selections of prose and poetry in praise of cats. Full page colour illustrations. ISBN: 1854100793. Wrapper is edge-creased with a faded spine.

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MEET MY CATS
Written by Lesley Anne Ivory. Illustrated by Lesley Anne Ivory.
Stock no. 2127407
Published by Collins. 1st 1989. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Oblong format. Red pictorial glazed boards. Delightful colour illustrations. ISBN: 0001837664. Wrapper is edge-creased with a couple of tiny nicks; also faded to spine and one edge.

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BIRDS I HAVE KEPT IN YEARS GONE BY
Written by W.T. Greene.
Stock no. 2123638
Published by L. Upcott Gill. 1st 1885. Very good condition.

Green cloth with gilt title to spine and bird vignette to front cover. 16 colour plates. A few light marks to covers, couple of scuffs. Inscription in ink to front endpaper. Front joint next to half-title is a bit cracked. Some foxing and a few grubby margin marks.

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CATS' A.B.C.
Written by Beverley Nichols. Illustrated by Derrick Sayer.
Stock no. 1507709
Published by Jonathan Cape. 1st 1960. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Matt pictorial boards, green spine. Colour illustrations. 124 pages. Are you "F" or "Non-F"?? Feline or Non-Feline? An alphabet for cat-lovers. Spine and corners bumped and worn, splits to top of spine. Small amount of writing to verso of front endpaper. Dustwrapper is edge worn, torn and chipped with a few small marks. Corners cut from both flaps.

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TALES ABOUT OUR PETS
No author listed.
Stock no. 1316182
Published by Ernest Nister; E.P. Dutton & Co.. circa 1908. Very good condition.

Brown cloth spine, pictorial front board showing boy and girl with canaries. Mounted colour frontis, b/w text illustrations. Spine slightly bumped and corners lightly rubbed. Some page page browning and some light fingermarks to page margins. A very light musty smell to contents.

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OLDER PEOPLE AND PETS
Written by Jo-Ann Dono; Elizabeth Ormerod.
Stock no. 1208590
Published by Society For Companion Animal Studies. 1st 2005. Fine condition.

An insight into how companion animals improve health, provide social support and enhance the quality of life for older people in different settings, those living in the community as well as those in sheltered housing and residential care homes. Pictorial card wraps. A few colour photos. 206 pages. ISBN: 0954800117. A fine unused copy.

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MULTIPLE DOG HOUSEHOLDS
Written by Miriam Fields-Babineau.
Stock no. 1208584
Published by T.F.H. Publications, Inc. Nearly fine condition.

Advice for Pet Owners addressing the special needs and lifestyle issues that go hand in hand with having two or more dogs in the home. Glazed pictorial boards. Colour photos. 64 pages. ISBN: 0793830885. Small dent to lower edge of rear cover. Contents fine.

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