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Dogs

By: ARTHIS-BERTRAND, Yann (photography); PITTION-ROSSILLON, André (text)

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, Barnes & Noble Books: 2000

Stock No.: 81778


French photographer Yann Arthis-Bertrand presents a wide variety of dog breeds, nearly all photographed with their owners. Text supplied by André Pittion-Rossillon. Translation into English by John Herrick. Printed on high-quality gloss paper; photos in full color. --- In black paper-covered boards with gilt-stamped spine titling. Volume has no dust jacket. --- A very nice copy: clean, unmarked and tightly bound but with a little dusty soiling to covers.; Quarto (11 to ... View more info

The Truth About Dogs: An Inquiry into the Ancestry, Social Conventions, Mental Habits, and Moral Fiber of Canis Familiaris

By: Budiansky, Stephen

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Viking Press: 2000

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 70052


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 View more info

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Dogs (CubeBook series)

By: BUONO, Vito

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Vercelli, Italy, White Star Publishers: 2006

Stock No.: 81771


This book presents all breeds of dogs with dozens of full color photos, with an emphasis on puppies. The photos are accompanied by commentary in English by Vito Buono. An entry in publisher's "CubeBook" series. --- In pictorial hardcovers, with puppies on the cover and a Bassett Hound on the back. --- With retailer's sticker to back cover and a little rubbing, else a newish, bright, firmly bound copy.; Square 16mo (6 to 7 in. tall); 736 pages View more info

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Horse and Pony Stories

By: CARRUTH, Jane (editor)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: London, Octopus Books: 1978

Stock No.: 74682


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 View more info

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That's Our Cleo! And Other Stories About Cats

By: EDITORS; GOLLUB, Morris

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin U. S. A., Whitman Publishing Company: 1973

Stock No.: 76010


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 View more info

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Understanding Your Dog: Everything You Want to Know About Your Dog but Haven't Been Able to Ask Him

By: Fox, Michael W.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Coward, Mccann & Geoghegan: 1972

Stock No.: 50353


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 View more info

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The Complete Bird Owner's Handbook

By: GALLERSTEIN, Gary A.; ACKER, Heather

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Howell Book House: 1994

Stock No.: 80780


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 ... View more info

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Canine Colorado Where to Go and What to Do with Your Dog

By: HIRSCHFELD, Cindy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Golden, Colo. , U. S. A., Fulcrum Publishing: 1998

Inscription: Signed by Author

Stock No.: 72319


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 View more info

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Seahorses: Everything About History, Care, Nutrition, Handling, and Behavior

By: INDIVIGLIO, Frank

Price: $10.50

Publisher: Hauppauge, New York, Barron's Educational Series: 2002

Stock No.: 81454


A guide to the care and nurturing of seahorses for the marine aquarium. With plenty of color photos and black & white drawings. --- With back cover retailer's sticker, else clean, firm and unmarked.; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. tall); 96 pages View more info

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Parrots [information on parrots, parakeets, macaws, cockatiels and other parrot family members] (Mini Fact Finders series)

By: KOLAR, Kurt

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Hauppauge, New York, Barrons Educational Series Inc: 1990

Stock No.: 81767


This slim guide offers much information on parrots, parakeets, macaws, cockatiels other parrot family members. With full color photos throughout, along with information about habitats in the wild, how to care for pet parrots, etc. --- A bright, clean, unmarked copy lacking significant damages. Book housed in clear plastic wrapper.; 24mo (5 to 6 in. tall); 64 pages View more info

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Gun Dogs Afield

By: Lytle, John Horace

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons: 1942

Stock No.: 73031


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 View more info

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Dogs Make Us Human: A Global Family Album

By: MASSON, Jeffrey Moussaieff; WOLFE, Art

Price: $11.50

Publisher: New York, Bloomsbury USA: 2011

Stock No.: 80087


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" t... View more info

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Marine Fishes: 500+ Essential-to-Know Aquarium Species (A PocketExpert Guide)

By: MICHAEL, Scott W.

Price: $11.00

Publisher: Shelburne, Vermont, U.S.A., Microcosm, Ltd.: 1999

Stock No.: 81466


In this compact softcover, over 500 species of all popular and commonly available aquarium fishes are profiled. Text and full color photos by Scott W. Michael (and others). Range, feeding info. and captive care notes provided for each species. An entry in publisher's "PocketExpert Guide" series. --- In pictorial wraps. The sewn binding is a little loose but holding together and with a little rubbing to covers; an otherwise bright and unmarked copy.; 12mo (7 to 7... View more info

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Dog Training: Retrievers and Pointing Dogs -At Home -In the Field

By: SMITH, Jason

Price: $16.00

Publisher: Chanhassen, Minnesota, Creative Publishing international: 2003

Stock No.: 80261


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 View more info

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Hollywood Dogs

By: SUARÈS, J. C.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: San Francisco, CollinsPublishersSan Francisco (Harper Collins): 1993

Stock No.: 79572


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 View more info

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Treve

By: TERHUNE, Albert Payson

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1924

Stock No.: 79433


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; o... View more info

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Further Adventures of Lad

By: TERHUNE, Albert Payson

Price: $15.50

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: [c.1930s-50s]

Stock No.: 81076


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 ... View more info

Dog Basic Training

By: WATSON, Miller

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Neptune City, NJ, TFH Publications: 1989

Stock No.: 31028


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 View more info

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Difficult Dogs

By: WOODHOUSE, Barbara

Price: $12.00

Publisher: London, Faber and Faber Ltd.: 1957

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 80956


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 pa... View more info