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1 Budiansky, Stephen The Truth About Dogs: An Inquiry into the Ancestry, Social Conventions, Mental Habits, and Moral Fiber of Canis Familiaris
70052 New York, New York, U.S.A. Viking Press 2000 0670892726 / 9780670892723 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Nice copy of volume deals w/dogs and their behavior. Sm. dent back cover & DJ; DJ light scuffing. Else clean and tight.; 70052; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall 
Price: 12.50 USD
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Horse and Pony Stories, CARRUTH, Jane (editor)
2 CARRUTH, Jane (editor) Horse and Pony Stories
74682 London Octopus Books 1978 0706407644 / 9780706407648 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good- dust jacket 
A pleasing collection of reprinted horse-related stories by noted authors such as O. Henry, James Herriot, John Steinbeck and many others. In blue cloth-covered boards and dust jacket with illustration of a girl and her horse in mid-jump. With gift inscription on front free endpaper and moderate textblock edge soiling, otherwise a clean, unmarked copy. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 400 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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That's Our Cleo! And Other Stories About Cats, EDITORS; GOLLUB, Morris
3 EDITORS; GOLLUB, Morris That's Our Cleo! And Other Stories About Cats
76010 Racine, Wisconsin U. S. A. Whitman Publishing Company 1973 0307015661 / 9780307015662 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
In pictorial paper-covered hardcovers with green-toned illustrations by Mr. Gollub. A nice copy, though a bit yellowed & w/sticker removal evidence, front cover.; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 138 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Understanding Your Dog: Everything You Want to Know About Your Dog but Haven't Been Able to Ask Him, Fox, Michael W.
4 Fox, Michael W. Understanding Your Dog: Everything You Want to Know About Your Dog but Haven't Been Able to Ask Him
50353 New York Coward, Mccann & Geoghegan 1972 0698103823 / 9780698103825 Hard Cover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Stated 6th impression, in full red cloth covers w/lettering in gilt on spine. Lightly chipped DJ, with orig. $7.95 price unclipped and in removable protecive mylar. Inked presentation remarks on ffep. Focus here is what goes on in the mind of a dog, with examination of topics such as tail chasing and fear of thunder. With many b&w photos. Mr. Fox earned degrees in both veterinary science as well as in psychology. ; 50353; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall; 240 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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The Complete Bird Owner's Handbook, GALLERSTEIN, Gary A.; ACKER, Heather
5 GALLERSTEIN, Gary A.; ACKER, Heather The Complete Bird Owner's Handbook
80780 New York Howell Book House 1994 0876059035 / 9780876059036 Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
5th printing. This guide for those who keep birds focuses primarily on on maintaining a bird's health. Primary author is veteran veterinarian Gary Gallerstein, who is assisted by parrot keeper Heather Acker, and with illustrations by hawk keeper Nicole Perretta. With lots of black & white photos and a section of color plates at mid-book, as well as with black & white illustrations by Ms. Perretta. --- In pictorial boards with color image of parrot on cover. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With a chewed area to tail of spine (perhaps by a parrot or maybe a dog?) else a clean, firm copy.; Tall Octavo (9 to 10 in. tall) ; xxiv, 320 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Canine Colorado  Where to Go and What to Do with Your Dog, HIRSCHFELD, Cindy
6 HIRSCHFELD, Cindy Canine Colorado Where to Go and What to Do with Your Dog
72319 Golden, Colo. , U. S. A. Fulcrum Publishing 1998 155591375x / 9781555913755 Trade Paper Very Good with no dust jacket Signed by Author
Sharp copy, clean & bright. With author's signature, title page and sticker to that effect, front cover. ; 0.5 x 8.9 x 5.9 Inches; 224 pages; Signed by Author 
Price: 12.00 USD
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The New Complete Poodle, 5th Edition, HOPKINS, Lydia (author); IRICK, Jr., Mackey J. (revisor)
7 HOPKINS, Lydia (author); IRICK, Jr., Mackey J. (revisor) The New Complete Poodle, 5th Edition
80086 New York Howell Book House, Inc. 1982 0876052553 / 9780876052556 Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
Stated 10th printing, 1982, of the fifth edition. This guide to the popular breed was first published in 1951 by author Lydia Hopkins. This version revised by Mackey J. Irick, Jr.. With plenty of black and white photos of champions and details of various sub-breeds and notable "poodle people". --- In full blue paper-covered boards with poodle photos on cover. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A clean, firm, bright copy but with very slight rubbing to covers.; Small Quarto (9 to 11 in. tall); 384 pages 
Price: 14.50 USD
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Gun Dogs Afield, Lytle, John Horace
8 Lytle, John Horace Gun Dogs Afield
73031 New York G.P. Putnam's Sons 1942 Hardcover Fair with no dust jacket 
Bird hunting is enhanced with the well-trained dog; this 20th-century work examines all aspects of guns and dogs. Beautifully illustrated by Lynn Bogue Hunt. First Edition. Exposure to moisture has caused bleed-off from red cloth covers to endpapers; sizeable spot of mildew damage, front cover. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 277 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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Dogs Make Us Human: A Global Family Album, MASSON, Jeffrey Moussaieff; WOLFE, Art
9 MASSON, Jeffrey Moussaieff; WOLFE, Art Dogs Make Us Human: A Global Family Album
80087 New York Bloomsbury USA 2011 1608195651 / 9781608195657 Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First printing of the first U.S. edition. In this interesting work, the authors travel the world to observe the universality of dogs in people's lives. With color photos throughout, depicting people and their dogs on various continents. --- In tan linen-finish paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Unclipped dust jacket with a mosaic of dog & people photos. --- A clean, newish, bright copy lacking damages; in similar jacket.; Oblong 8vo 8" to 9" tall; (x), 166 pages 
Price: 11.50 USD
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Dog Training: Retrievers and Pointing Dogs -At Home -In the Field, SMITH, Jason
10 SMITH, Jason Dog Training: Retrievers and Pointing Dogs -At Home -In the Field
80261 Chanhassen, Minnesota Creative Publishing international 2003 1589231155 / 9781589231153 Hardcover Near Fine with no dust jacket 
A comprehensive guide to the selection, and training methods of obedience, pointing and retreiver skills for hunting dogs. Complete with lots of color photos and drawings. An entry in publisher's Complete Hunter series. --- In pictorial hardcovers. Lacks a dust jacket. --- A clean, bright, stable copy but with minor rubbing to covers.; The Complete Hunter; Quarto (11 to 13 in. tall) ; 144 pages 
Price: 16.00 USD
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Hollywood Dogs, SUARÈS, J. C.
11 SUARÈS, J. C. Hollywood Dogs
79572 San Francisco CollinsPublishersSan Francisco (Harper Collins) 1993 0002552493 / 9780002552493 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
A collection photos of Hollywood stars and their dogs, from Clark Gable's Buck (from The Call of the Wild) to Judy Garland's Toto (from The Wizard of Oz). Images, in black and white, from the films themselves or away from the movie set. --- In silver and white glossy pictorial covers with representative photos on front and back, duplicated on dust jacket. --- A clean, unmarked, firm copy in similar jacket.; Square Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall) ; 78 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Further Adventures of Lad, TERHUNE, Albert Payson
12 TERHUNE, Albert Payson Further Adventures of Lad
81076 New York Grosset & Dunlap [c.1930s-50s] Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
The heartwarming work features the author's collie "Lad" and is a sequel to the author's popular "Lad, A Dog". With black & white frontis illustration of Lad, and with images of collies in action at endpapers. A reprint edition with 1922 date on copyright page (but likely published c.1930s-50s). --- In color pictorial covers with image of Lad on cover; photographic portrait of the author on back; black topstain. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With a water spot to topstain and a small bruise to back cover; otherwise a bright, attractive, sound copy.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 341 pages 
Price: 15.50 USD
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Treve, TERHUNE, Albert Payson
13 TERHUNE, Albert Payson Treve
79433 New York Grosset & Dunlap 1924 Hardcover Good+ with no dust jacket 
The heartwarming story features the author's heroic collie "Treve". A reprint edition with 1924 date (but likely published subsequent to that date). --- In full blue cloth-covered boards with blindstamped image of a collie on cover; titling stamped in blue on cover and spine. Lacks a dust jacket. --- With prior owner's bookplate affixed to front paste-down, a loose front cover carefully reinforced prior to this listing and with gift inscription to rear endpage; otherwise an attractive, sound copy.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 312 pages 
Price: 11.00 USD
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14 WATSON, Miller Dog Basic Training
31028 Neptune City, NJ TFH Publications 1989 0866227857 / 9780866227858 Hard Cover Very Good with no dust jacket 
96 pg. book of basic dog training techniques. Color photos throughout. Cover is hard plasticized material, also w/color photos. (Interior of book lists title as "Basic Dog Training".); 31028; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
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Difficult Dogs, WOODHOUSE, Barbara
15 WOODHOUSE, Barbara Difficult Dogs
80956 London Faber and Faber Ltd. 1957 First Edition Hardcover Good with no dust jacket 
First Edition. Irish-born Barbara Woodhouse became a fixture on U.K. television as a trainer of dogs. In this work, she provides advice when dealing with troublesome dogs. Includes several black & white plates. --- In textured off-white paper-covered boards with titling in black on spine. Volume lacks the dust jacket. --- A Good only copy, with yellow highlighting on several leaves and with soiling to back cover; else a firm, solid copy.; Octavo (8 to 9 in. tall) ; 73 pages 
Price: 12.00 USD
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