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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

ISBN: 0760722188

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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. --- Bound in hardcovers, with 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 ... View more info

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Field, Cover and Trap Shooting: Embracing Hints for Skilled Marksmen; Instructions for Young Sportsmen; Haunts and Habits of Game Birds; Flight and Resorts of Water Fowl; Breeding and Breaking of Dogs.

By: BOGARDUS, Adam H. (author); FOSTER, Charles J. (editor)

Price: $75.50

Publisher: New York, J. B. Ford & Company: 1874

Edition: First Edition

Stock No.: 82460

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


First edition of this 19th century American guide to bird hunting, trap shooting and bird dog training. Edited by Charles J. Foster. With frontis engraved portrait of author, "Champion Wing Shot of America". Includes section of period ads for publisher's other publications and various sportsmen's products. --- In full green bevel-edge cloth-covered boards, with shotgun-and-dog art in gilt to cover, titling and illustrations gilt-stamped on spine; dark green endpa... 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

ISBN: 0670892726

Condition: 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 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

ISBN: 8854401102

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0706407644

Condition: 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 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

ISBN: 0307015661

Condition: 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 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

ISBN: 0698103823

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


Stated 6th impression, in full red cloth covers w/lettering in gilt on spine. Lightly chipped jacket, 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; Octavo (8 to 9 in. 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

ISBN: 0876059035

Condition: 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 ... 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

ISBN: 155591375x

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


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

ISBN: 0764118374

Condition: Very Good


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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Faithful Friends: Dogs in Life and Literature

By: JACKSON, Frank (editor)

Price: $11.00

Publisher: New York, Carroll & Graf: 1997

Edition: First US Edition

Stock No.: 50688

ISBN: 0786704586

Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket


First US edition of a work first published in the UK by Robinson Publishing Ltd. Per the jacket flap, this work is ". . .a superb collection of the wonderfully diverse and prolific observations that have been recorded about dogs and their relations with us through the ages." With a brief foreword by HRH Prince Michael of Kent and a preface by editor Frank Jackson. --- In textured red paper-covered boards with titling in gilt on spine; satin ribbon bookmark sewn i... 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

Condition: 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 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

ISBN: 1608195651

Condition: 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" t... View more info

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Black Beauty: The Autobiography of a Horse

By: SEWELL, Anna

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap, Publishers: [c.1940s-1960s]

Stock No.: 82282

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


A sound reprint copy of the much-loved tale of a very special horse: Black Beauty. Anna Sewell (1820-1878) first published this work in 1877, and lived to see it become one of the most popular children's books ever created. With a color frontis illustration by Robert L. Dickey. (No other illustrations appear in this version.) --- In full green cloth-covered boards with titling and Black Beauty images to cover and spine in black. Volume has no dust jacket. --- With spots ... View more info

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Black Beauty (A Whitman Classic)

By: SEWELL, Anna

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Racine, Wisconsin, Whitman Publishing Company: 1951

Stock No.: 82571

Condition: Good with no dust jacket


A reprint copy of the much-loved tale of a very special horse: Black Beauty. Original title: "Black Beauty: The Autobiography of a Horse". Anna Sewell (1820-1878) first published this work in 1877, and lived to see it become one of the most popular children's books ever created. With illustrations by Robert Doremus. --- In pictorial paper-covered boards; all textblock edges tinted red. Volume has no dust jacket. --- Leaves are tanned, with crayon marks to front f... 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

ISBN: 1589231155

Condition: 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 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

ISBN: 0002552493

Condition: 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 View more info

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Dog Basic Training

By: WATSON, Miller

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Neptune City, NJ, TFH Publications: 1989

Stock No.: 31028

ISBN: 0866227857

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Per the back cover, "This book, illustrated entirely with full-color photos and drawings, presents sensible, easy-to-follow recommendations about basic dog training." (Title page lists title as "Basic Dog Training".) --- In pictorial covers with color photos of dogs and people on front and back. Volume lacks a dust jacket. --- An excellent copy: clean, unmarked and tightly bound.; 31028; Small Octavo (7-1/2 to 8 in. 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

Condition: 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 pa... View more info