New York: The Derrydale Press, 1940.
First edition, No. 9 of 500 copies. 66 Illustrations from photographs and prints and a 7 page bibliography. 113 pp. 1 vols. 4to. BEAUTIFUL COPY IN GLASSINE AND INSCRIBED. Original maroon cloth, cream cloth spine and corners, fine in original glassine. Siegel 158; Frazier B-15-a. Item #239200
A very nice copy of a book which Frazier calls "certainly one of the finest regular editions that Connett produced in the later years of the Press"
Inscribed "To Captain Bassett, one of the two great pioneers of scientific dog breeding in America-from the author. L. Cabot Briggs. The Westminster Kennel Club Show, Feburary 11, 1942. (MS corrections by the author L.C.B.)" CORRECTIONS ON PP. XVIII, 3, etc.
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