London, Paris and New York: Cassell, Petter, Galpin and Co , no publishing date . Large quarto, 28.5cm x 21cm, re-cased in full brown calf with “Cassell’s Book of Dogs” in gilt to spine, all edges marbled, new cream endpapers, [viii]  664pp, 27 of 28 chromolithographed plates, 93 drawings on wood. Missing plate at p.65 (The Newfoundland “Leo”), missing tissue guards and pp.610-612 have been repaired with small loss of text. Good.
An interesting breed history with all but one of the beautifully illustrated plates.
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