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Dogs Great and Small:. With Numerous Full-Page Color-Plates After Paintings in Water Colors by Frederick J. Boston and With Decorative Borders and Other Designs, Together With New Stories and Verses by Elizabeth S. Tucker.

New York: Frederick B. Stokes Company, 1895. First Edition Thus. Hardcover. Published in conjunction with Children's Book of Dogs and Cats. The two "smaller" books ['Cats and Kittens' and 'Dogs Great and Small'] each include the half of the primary work that fit the title and are signficantly more scarce than the quite uncommon primary work. Overall, a very handsome copy. Very Good. No DJ as Issued. Item #6575 Light shelf/edge wear, tips through, through at two spots at at bottom of boards, light rubbing to boards, several spots of minor soiling at text block, two rust stains near gutter at rear, else tight, bright and unmarred. Quarterbound, red cloth boards, color pictorial boards (same image front and rear), gilt and black ink lettering, frontispiece. 4to. np. Illus. (color and b/w plates).
Price: $450.00     Item #6575