OF PEDIGREE UNKNOWN. By Phil Drabble.

OF PEDIGREE UNKNOWN. By Phil Drabble.

THE GENERAL CHARACTER OF THE DOG: Illustrated by a variety of original and  interesting anecdotes of that beautiful and useful animal, in prose and  verse. By Joseph Taylor.

THE GENERAL CHARACTER OF THE DOG: Illustrated by a variety of original and interesting anecdotes of that beautiful and useful animal, in prose and verse. By Joseph Taylor.

OF PEDIGREE UNKNOWN. By Phil Drabble.

(1964) 1976 Michael Joseph edition. 8vo (131 x 204mm). Ppxii,153. B/w photographs. Black cloth, spine titled in gilt.

Tales of terriers and lurchers, rat-catchers and gypsies, especially in the Black Country of Drabble's youth. A great book, one of Phil Drabble's best and most workmanlike. Chapters include: First love; Mixed company; The bodyguard; Fighting dogs; Rat pits and running dogs; The terrier man; Long dogs.
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Book Code
37048
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Author Drabble (Philip Percy Cooper). (1914-2007).
Book Code 37048
ISBN 0718114477 / 0718114477.
Book Description Slight browning to end-papers and edges else very good in slightly tanned dust-wrapper. Signed by the author.
Book Cover Hardcover
Published Date 1976
Publisher Michael Joseph.
Place London.