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Rare books including first editions and copies in fine bindings related to all domesticated animals kept as pets around the world.

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  1. Hutchinson's Dog Encyclopaedia.

    Hutchinson's Dog Encyclopaedia.

    An invaluable work of international importance (alphabetically arranged for easy reference) on breeds of dogs of every country, with full veterinary advice in cases of accidents or ailments, etc., on their care and home treatment, contributed by the most eminent authorities.
    First edition, first printing of this exhaustive and sought after work, particularly scarce in the dust jackets. Learn More
    £425

    Date of Publication: [1934-35]

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 105278

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  2. Moncrif's Cats.

    Moncrif's Cats.

    Les Chats. Translated by Reginald Bretnor.
    First edition; number 8 of 100 copies specially bound by E. W. Hiscox. Moncrif (1687-1770) was a French writer, courtier, and academician now best known for his Histoire des Chats, first published in 1727. In letter form, Moncrif discusses the role of cats throughout history and his work can be read both as a satire of pedantic academic writing and a sincere tribute to the domesticated feline. Learn More
    £750

    Date of Publication: 1961

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 94457

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  3. The Canary: Its Varieties, Management, and Breeding.
    £275

    Date of Publication: 1868

    Published: London

    Stock Code: 72565

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