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There are 19 books in this catalogue.
Evens, G.K. Raq, Illustrated by Ills. By Reg Gammon:  Romany Muriel and Doris
Book Number: 5901
University of London Press, 1950 8vo. hardcover. 172pp. b/w drawings. very good. / good, chipped d/w.
Keywords: dogsn romany books bbc radio
Price: $10.00


Sanderson, Angela.:  The Complete Book of Australian Dogs
Book Number: 24412
Sydney, Currawong Press, 1987 8vo. hardcover. 128pp. b/w illus. very good. / very good d/w.
Keywords: Australian Dogs
Price: $22.00


Kriegel, Volker:  The Truth About Dogs
Book Number: 24649
London, 1988 Bloomsbury Small 8vo. hardcover. 121pp. b/w illus. very good, / good d/w.
Keywords: Humour The Truth About Dogs Kriegel Volker drawings
Price: $8.00


Johns,Rowland (edited by):  Our Friend The Bulldog
Book Number: 29238
London: Methuen & Co.Ltd. 1953 8mo. hardcover. 83pp. good. / good d/w.
Keywords: bulldogs dogs
Price: $8.00


Dudley, Ernest:  Rangi - Highland Rescue Dog
Book Number: 34785
Harville Press 1970 8vo. Excellent unmarked copy in very good d/w with wear to extremes. Illustrated with b&w plates. Story of the Glencoe Rescue Team, and the training of rescue dogs.
Keywords: German Shepherd, Alsation, Glencoe Rescue Team,
Price: $8.00


Mackail, Denis:  Life With Topsy
Book Number: 37711
London: William Heinemann, 1942 8vo. hardcover. 415pp. b/w illus. good+. / fair d/w foxed & missing piece at bottom of spine.
Keywords: dogs
Price: $15.00


Sanderson, Angela:  Complete Book of Australian Dogs
Book Number: 44864
Currawong Press 1981 Large 8vo hardcover 128pp colour & b/w illus. very good, owner's inscription on fep. / very good d/w with wear to top of spine.
Keywords: Australian Dogs cattle sheep kelpie
Price: $15.00


Goode, Angela:  Working Dogs Stories From All Around Australia
Book Number: 44919
ABC Books 1993 8vo softcover 238pp very good. The third collection of stories about Australia's once unheralded stars of the bush. More than 120 sparkling stories mostly drawn from the ABC listeners' contributions to a nation-wide competition in honor of working dogs.
Keywords: Working Dogs Stories From All Around Australia Goode Angela
Price: $8.00


Club, Kennel:  The Kennel Club's illustrated breed standards
Book Number: 45882
Bodley Head 1989 4to hardcover 352pp fine. Illustrated throuhout with colour photo's and line drawings of each breed. Index. The Kennel Club recognises some 164 major breeds. Each breed has a descriptive Standard which details its essential features. This book collects all the Standards together for the first time. The breeds in each group, Hound, Gundog, Terrier, Utility, Working and Toy are set out and each written Standard is accompainied by a brief history of the breed, its origins and purpose. This is an indispensable reference book for judges, breeders, owners and anyone with an interest in pure-bred dogs.
Keywords: The Kennel Club's illustrated breed standards Club Kennel
Price: $25.00


Anderson, R. S.:  Nutrition and Behaviour in Dogs and Cats
Book Number: 47444
Pergamon Press 1984 8vo. laminated boards, hardcover. 241pp. index, b/w illus. Very good. Scarce
Keywords: Nutrition Behaviour Dogs Cats food pets training
Price: $55.00


SULLIVAN, CHRISTINE:  SAVING CINNAMON - The Amazing True Story of a Missing Military Puppy and the Desperate Mission to Bring Her Home
Book Number: 53193
Hachette Australia 2009 8vo softcover 243pp very good. Set against the backdrop of the war in Afghanistan, Saving Cinnamon chronicles the love story of Navy Reservist Mark Feffer and a stray puppy he bonded with while stationed outside of Kandahar. When Mark is about to return stateside, he decides to adopt Cinnamon and sets up her transport back to the U.S. But the unthinkable happens and Cinnamon is abandoned by the dog handler who was supposed to bring her home, and disappears with out a trace. Mark and his family start a desperate search for the puppy which lasts 44 days and ends dramatically when Mark and Cinnamon are finally reunited. This is a touching memoir told by Mark’s sister, who initiated the rescue efforts.
Keywords: Careers SAVING CINNAMON The Amazing True Story of a Missing Military Puppy and the Desperate Mission to Bring Her Home SULLIVAN CHRISTINE
Price: $8.00


MacLeod, Norm:  Norm MacLeod's The Australian Kelpie Handboook
Book Number: 53918
Norm MacLeod 1985. 2nd edition 8vo. softcover. 249pp. b/w illus. Very good, tiny crease to bottom corner. Scarce
Keywords: dogs kelpie working farm
Price: $300.00


Berry, Stan (editor):  The Australian Kelpie Club of N.S.W.
Book Number: 53919
The Australian Kelpie Club of N.S.W. 1978 8vo. stapled wraps. 86pp. very good, owner's stamp on fep. Scarce.
Keywords: dogs kelpie working farm
Price: $35.00


Haran, Peter:  Trackers. Untold Stories of Australian Dogs of War
Book Number: 56263
New Holland Publishers (NZ) Ltd 2000 8vo softcover 212pp b/w illus. very good. The tale of the Australian army's little-known use of combat tracker dogs during the Vietnam War. A war veteran tells his story, blending the terror of hunting and encountering the elusive Viet Cong, with the tender relationship between a naive young Aust
Keywords: History Asia Trackers Haran Peter Australian Dogs of War
Price: $8.00


Goode, Angela and Mike Hayes:  The Complete Book of Great Working Dog Stories
Book Number: 57948
ABC Books 1999 8vo softcover 597pp very good. Three books in one. Great Working Dog Stories, More Great Working Dog Stories and Working Dogs - From All Around Australia. All three titles complete and unabridged.
Keywords: The Complete Book of Great Working Dog Stories No Author
Price: $10.00


Hamilton-Wilkes, Monty, Illustrated by Photographs By David Cumming:  Kelpie and Cattle Dog, the Australian Dogs at Work
Book Number: 60483
Sydney: Angus & Robertson, 1967. 4to. hardcover. 80pp. colour & b/w illus. very good.
Keywords: Kelpie Cattle Dog Australian Dogs Work
Price: $25.00


Varley, Edwin:  Judy Story, The: The Dog with Six Lives
Book Number: 61064
Souvenir Press, London 1973 8vo. hardcover. 161pp. b/w illus. Very good. / Very god d/w.
Keywords: dogs world war two second
Price: $15.00


Moore, James L.:  The Canine King: The working sheep dog.
Book Number: 61214
Cheltenham, Vict., 1929. 8vo. blue cloth hardcover. 142pp. b/w illus. Near Fine. Review copy.
Keywords: australian sheep working dogs kelpie border collie
Price: $250.00


no author stated:  Dog breeds in Australia.
Book Number: 62974
Sterling Media, Seven Hills, 1996. 4to. hardcover. 336pp. index, full page colour illus. Very good. / Very good d/w.
Keywords: australian dogs
Price: $75.00