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First Edition "The American Kennel Club Blue Book of Dogs" and More Dog Books

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Title and Author/Editor The American Kennel Club Blue Book of Dogs, 1938 (Foreword by Russell Johnson), Dogs and Their Masters (Marion Chappell), The Books of Dogs: An Intimate Study of Mankind’s Best Friend (Ernest Harold Baynes et al.), The Dog Book: A Popular History of the Dog, with Practical Information as to Care and Management of House, Kennel, and Exhibition Dogs; and Descriptions of All the Important Breeds (James Watson), The New Book of the Dog: A Comprehensive Natural History of British Dogs and Their Foreign Relatives, with Chapters on Law, Breeding, Kennel Management, and Veterinary Treatment (Robert Leighton), Champion Dogs of the World (Edited by Colonel Sir Richard Glyn)
Genre Guide Books, Reference
Illustrator Louis Agassiz Fuertes (American, 1874–1927)
Binding Cloth on board
Publisher or Printer Cassell and Company, Doubleday & Company, Garden City Publishing, Smith, Elder & Co., The National Geographic Society, Doubleday, Page & Company
Publication Year 1927, 1906, 1967, 1938, 1912
Period Early to Mid 20th Century, Antique, Vintage
Place of Publication London, Washington, D.C., Garden City, NY
Edition Page Present Mixed Lot
Edition Statement First American Edition
Language English
Complete Set No
Volumes I (Watston), II (Leighton)
Number of Books 7
Additional Information Includes rwo copies of The Books of Dogs: An Intimate Study of Mankind’s Best Friend.

Condition

- bumped corners and spines; edge wear; soiled boards; torn dust jacket; shaken bindings; loose pages; page toning; dampstaining; foxing; creases and tears.

Dimensions

1.5" W x 8.0" H x 6.0" D

- measures one.

Item #

ITMGF66560

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