The Irish Setter - A Complete Anthology of the Dog (Hardcover)

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The Irish Setter - A Complete Anthology of the Dog gathers together all the best early writing on the breed from our library of scarce, out-of-print antiquarian books and documents and reprints it in a quality, modern edition. This anthology includes chapters taken from a comprehensive range of books, many of them now rare and much sought-after works, all of them written by renowned breed experts of their day. These books are treasure troves of information about the breed - The physical points, temperaments, and special abilities are given; celebrated dogs are discussed and pictured; and the history of the breed and pedigrees of famous champions are also provided. The contents were well illustrated with numerous photographs of leading and famous dogs of that era and these are all reproduced to the highest quality. Books used include: The Illustrated Book Of The Dog by Vero Shaw (1879), The Dog Book by James Watson (1906), Dogs Of The World by Arthur Craven (1931) and many others.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781445527413
ISBN-10: 1445527413
Publisher: Read Books
Publication Date: November 3rd, 2010
Pages: 174
Language: English