Title British Dogs: Describing the History, Characteristics, Breeding, Management, and Exhibition of the Various Breeds of Dogs established in Great Britain. With Coloured Plates and Wood Engravings. Second Edition. In Two Volumes.
Publisher London L. Upcott Gill 1889 2nd
Seller ID 77011
2 vols; Hardback. Size approx 8.5 x 6 inches. In brown cloth covers with beveled edges, Red, black and gilt pictorial decoration and lettering to covers and spines. In very good conditions. Corners slightly bumped with some minor rubbing to edges and corners. Ends of spine a little rubbed. Bump/nick to leading edge of vol.2. Stamps to title pages “Edward Alker, Angloueme.” Pages overall clean but with some light to moderate foxing to some plates and pages. Colour plates bright and clean. Very good copies of a scarce title. 503pp; 526pp + adverts. 50 b&W and 16 colour-chromolithographic plates.
NATURAL HISTORY::DOGS DALZIEL, HUGH: Describing the History, Characteristics, Breeding, Management, and Exhibition of the Various Breeds of Dogs established in Great Britain, With Coloured Plates and Wood Engravings, Second Edition, In Two Volumes, L. Upcott Gill, 1889 2nd, British Dogs, pictorial decoration, colour, chromolithographic, chromo, litho, illustrated, plates,