Publisher: Herbert Jenkins Limited, London, 1935, 1st edition. Hardback, 199 pages, profusely illustrated in b&w, no dustjacket. Cover, in red boards with gilt titling to spine and front, is in generally sound condition with some bumping to spine extremities and some light edge wear but has fading to spine and a number of stains on front and back and some areas of scuffing on back. Internally, the book is in honest, clean condition commensurate with age , with firm binding and no inscriptions, significant creases or torn pages. Some foxing to endpapers and in one or two other places here and there. A couple of grubby marks on front endpaper and on a couple of other pages. Split developing at junction of front free endpaper and half title page exposing webbing but has not significantly affected firmness of the binding and pages still secure. A lovely book with 86 charming full page drawings of a variety of wonderful dogs.