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DOGS (FICTION)

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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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A DOZEN DOGS OR SO
Written by Patrick R. Chalmers. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 1313226
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 1st 1928. 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. Spine and corners slightly bumped and rubbed. Some light marks to covers. Foxing to contents otherwise clean.

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A DOZEN DOGS OR SO
Written by Patrick R. Chalmers. Illustrated by Cecil Aldin.
Stock no. 2114165
Published by Eyre & Spottiswoode. 2nd 1928. Very good condition.

Stated second edition 1928. 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. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some foxing to pages.

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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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DIANA THORNE'S DOG-BASKET
Written by Diana Thorne; Albert Payson Terhune. Illustrated by Diana Thorne.
Stock no. 1801103
Published by William Edwin Rudge. 1st 1930. Very good condition.

A Series of Etchings (18 in total) with an Introductory Note on The Mind of the Dog by Terhune. Limited Edition of 1500 copies. Large format. Blue cloth boards, gilt title to front, spine untitled. B/w illustrations. Lower edge of boards slightly mottled by damp. Corners lightly worn. A few minor foxspots and light page edge browning else a very presentable copy.

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PIPPY
No author listed. Illustrated by Frank Moffatt.
Stock no. 813759
Published by Gryphon Books. 1st 1978. Very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

A Day in the Life of the Artist's Dog. The true story told in ten words and sixty pictures of a day in the life of the artist's dog. A hilarious sequence of drawings which renders words superfluous. Pippy will appeal to all ages. Pink pictorial boards. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0908131100. Top of spine bumped. Light discolouring to edge of boards. Remains of a large bookplate to verso of front endpaper. Contents clean. Pink pictorial wrapper is faded at spine edges, has a few large closed tears, slight loss to top of spine and spine is foxed.

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