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DOGS OF CHINA AND JAPAN IN NATURE AND ART

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Place Published: London
Publisher: Heinemann
Date Published:
Edition: First edition
Condition: A very good copy, clean and unworn with minor scattered foxing to text. Front panel and spine of jacket laid in
Book Id: 13687

Description

Original green cloth, quarto (9 x 11.5 inches), pp xix, 207. 8 color plates with captioned tissue guards, 30 monochrome plates

Comments

Interesting study of dogs in Eastern culture. Chapters include: "Eastern Dogs in Early Times"; Dog-Lore and Superstitions"; "Dog Breeding"; "Sporting and Guard Dogs"; "The Chinese Lion"; "Historical References to Dogs of the Pekingese Type"; "Evolution of the Pekingese Type"; etc.



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