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1 Cruft`s Dog Show, Olympia 1966, Catalogue Second Day Non Sporting & Gun Dogs.
1966 Paper Back Fair Ills 
564pp. with adverts .book is worn. 
Price: 22.50 EUR
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2 Everybody`s Dog
London Spratts Wraps Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall illustrated 
A scarce item in magazine format with lots of information, hints and tips including spratts adverts and help. no date but circa 1930`s 127pp. Much of it is still usefull today . 
Price: 17.10 EUR
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3 Print, the Lecturer, or the Dogs Appeal
Chatterbox 1890 Very Good Harrison Weir 
These charming plates have been removed from the Children`s book Chatterbox being in disrepair , there is print on the reverse size 15 cm X 18cm all prints are mounted in cream mounts & wrapped ready for framing see our website for more. 
Price: 20.70 EUR
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4 The 1942 NEW YORKER
London Hamish Hamilton 1941 First Edition Hard Back Grey Cloth Good No Jacket 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Profusely Illustrated with Cartoons 
An amusing scarce comic look at the New Yorker , front board has a long red mark near the opening edge from the missing dust jacket , a little edge worn and torn with small dog tooth marks at bottom of the spine otherwise very good. 
Price: 22.50 EUR
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5 A Croxton Smith O.B.E. About Our Dogs. Their Breed & Their Management
London Ward Lock Cloth Good No Jacket 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Hay Hutchinson 
64 full page plates, back board a little damp stained. 
Price: 20.70 EUR
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6 C b Poultney Roddie and Pat.
London Methuen & Co 1937 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good in Protector 8V0 Illustrated By the Author 
A very ammusing book mainly about a small black terrier who gets in all sorts of scrapes! Dj is a little edge worn & stained, previous owners name and address on fep 123pp. A book for all ages. 
Price: 40.50 EUR
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Dogs of Character, Cecil Aldin
7 Cecil Aldin Dogs of Character
London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1927 First Edition Hard Back Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Cecil Aldin Previous Owners Signature.
Cecil has dedicated this book to "Absent friends, a silent toast to the row of little tombstones in my garden" , he has certainly done them proud it is wonderful. 117pp . see our websitevanessaparkerrarebooks.com for more Cecil Aldin & dog books. 
Price: 171.00 EUR
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Dogs of Character, Cecil Aldin
8 Cecil Aldin Dogs of Character
London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1927 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Fair DJ in Protector 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Cecil Aldin Previous Owners Signature.
Lots of tales, reminicenses & advice for dog owners with lovely small toned sketches to illustrate them . Torn dj has corners and pieces of the spine missing front and rear boards looks fairly ok in new removable protector 117pp. See our website for more Aldins & other dog & horse booksvanessaparkerrarebooks.com 
Price: 261.00 EUR
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9 Cecil Aldin Just Among Friends
London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1935 First Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good in Protector Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Cecil Aldin 
A Scare dog book even scarcer in a dj which is a little edge worn with a couple of nicks but looking good in it`s new removable clear protector, internaly very clean, endpapers with a little fading as usual, 28 wonderful beautiful colour plates of various breeds of lovely dogs as drawn by the master. See more dog books on our websitevanessaparkerrarebooks.com 
Price: 315.00 EUR
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10 Cecil Aldin Old Manor Houses
London William Heinemann 1931 First Edition Limited to 380 Copies Vellum Very Good Very Good Folio - over 12" - 15" tall Cecil Aldin Signed and a Sketch By Aldin
This limited edition is number 4 of 380 with a wonderful cartoon sketch of the back of a seated Terrier looking at his signature. The book is in almost fine condition with the vellum boards just slightly yellowing & the dj just a little grubby in a new removable protective sleeve, many wonderful coloured illustrations, these limited editions seldom come onto the market in such good condition. Scarce. See more Aldin & dog books on our web sitevanessaparkerrarebooks.com 
Price: 742.50 EUR
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Sleeping Partners, Cecil Aldin
11 Cecil Aldin Sleeping Partners
London Eyre & Spottiswoode 1930 Second Imp Hard Back Blue Cloth Very Good No Jacket 4to - over 9 - 12" tall Cecil Aldin 
The most wonderful illustrated book, just 20 lovely two tone & soft red crayon sketches of an Irish wolfhound & a Bull Terrier triying to share space on a settee they just cannot get comfortable, it`s hilarious. Some foxing not effecting plates, it`s on the back of each one. See our website for more dog booksvanessaparkerrarebooks.com 
Price: 220.50 EUR
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12 Cole Fannin Rin Tin Tin and the Ghost Wagon
New York Golden Press 1958 First American Edition Hard Back Very Good Very Good in Protector 8V0 Illustrated By Michael Arens. 
A scarce book in this condition dj a little edge worn 282. I loved the TV series a child with Rusty & his faithful German Shepherd dog that alway saved the day. 
Price: 49.50 EUR
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13 Colonel T A St Quintin. Late 8th and Tenth Hussars. Chances of Sports of Sorts, in Five Continents
London William Blackwood 1912 First Edition Hard Back dk Blue Cloth Very Good No Dj 8vo - over 7 - 9" Tall Heavy. illustrated 
The tales and some light harted bragging of almost every thing possible to shoot catch spear and kill in great numbers very much a military man. book is in nice condition with 58 pates of either drawings or mostly photographs. 445pp. Book is heavy please email for shipping cost & do have alook at our websitevanessaparkerrarebooks.com for more books on hunting etc. 
Price: 85.50 EUR
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Robinson Crusoe, Daniel Defoe
14 Daniel Defoe Robinson Crusoe
London T Cadell & W Davis 1820 Early Reprint Full Brown Calf. Very Good Two Volumes. Large 8 Vo Thomas Stothard 
This is the scarce large paper reprint set, with 20 illustrations by Thomas Stothard & engraved by C Heath as called for.These have been very handsomely rebound in full dark brown leather wtith raised bands gilt ruling to the same, red title and vol labels gilt titles and sailing ships in two compartments and Robinson under the shade of a tree with his dog in the other two compartments date at base all in gilt, marbled endpapers new endpapers. A faded contemporary ink signature on the title page & pencilled writing the top of the preface page of vol 1 and again on half title & rear of frontis vol 2, this volume has old water staining from the half title stretching almost halfway across the page becoming less apparrent through to page 97. A list of Defoes works stretching to some ten pages follows the long Preface . Vol 1 429pp. vol 2 415pp. 
Price: 1305.00 EUR
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Best of Dogs,  Stories of Many Famous Friends, an Anthology, Eric Parker
15 Eric Parker Best of Dogs, Stories of Many Famous Friends, an Anthology
London Hutchinson & Co 1944 First Edition Hard Back Blue Cloth. Very Good Good in Protector 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Cecil Aldin, Vernon Stokes, Edwin Noble, 
Some lovely moving stories of dogs illustrated by the masters.A little foxing on first & last few pages , dj has a 1/2" piece missing on top of spine and a small corner top of front board some marks to dj all still looks good in new removable protector. See other dog & horse books on our websitevanessaparkerrarebooks.com 
Price: 36.00 EUR
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The Autobiography of "Sir" Bernard Montgomery   Hunt Terrier., Guy Paget
16 Guy Paget The Autobiography of "Sir" Bernard Montgomery Hunt Terrier.
London British Technical and General Press 1952 First Edition Hard Back Blue Cloth. Very Good Very Good DJ in Protector 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Charles Simpson 
The story of a lovable little hunt terrier was first written down in the complicated language of DOGGEREL by Sir Bernard, Major Guy Paget an expert in doggeral translated it for our benefit . Many amusing cartoon drawings . Boards a little faded, very scarce dj a trifle edge worn but looks good in new removable protector. Scarce. 
Price: 43.20 EUR
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17 J Wentworth Day The Dog in Sport
London George Harrap 1938 First Edition Hard Back Green Cloth Good No Jacket 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall Illustrated with Photographs Signature & Inscription of Previous Owner
Another scarce dog book in overall very good condition except for an unruly dog ( the owners obviously did not read all the dog training books they owned this is the fifth book like it ) has bitten the front board a couple of times not effecting the interior, back board has a bit of a crease. 320pp. 
Price: 31.50 EUR
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18 Joe Walker My Dog and Yours
London Ward Lock 1929 First Edition Hard Back Blue Cloth Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall G L Stampa 
If you like dogs you will love this scarce book and its sequel ( "that dog of mine" our catalogue no 003092 ) lots of tiny tales of different dogs. 96pp. blue cloth with gilt title on spine and front board & gilt picture of a folorn looking terrier puppy. 
Price: 67.50 EUR
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19 Joe Walker That Dog of Mine
London Ward Lock 1930 First Edition Hard Back Blue Cloth Very Good No Jacket 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall G L Stampa 
A second book in the series lovely tiny dog tales with amusing illustrations ( see our catalogue number 003091 for the fist "my dog of yours" ) again bound in blue cloth with gilt titles on the spine and front board and a gilt terrier puppy playing with a ball. 104pp. 
Price: 67.50 EUR
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Rab & His Friends, John Brown, M.D.
20 John Brown, M.D. Rab & His Friends
Edinburgh Edmonston and Douglas 1874 First Edition Decorated Cloth. Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall Ilustrated 
A rather finely illustrated book, only 7 plates but sketches of a high calibre, A very Victorian sad tale.34pp. 
Price: 76.50 EUR
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