The Pomeranian - A Complete Anthology of the Dog gathers together all the best early writing on the breed from our library of scarce, out-of-print antiquarian books and documents and reprints it in a quality, modern edition. This anthology includes chapters taken from a comprehensive range of books, many of them now rare and much sought-after works, all of them written by renowned breed experts of their day. These books are treasure troves of information about the breed - The physical points, temperaments, and special abilities are given; celebrated dogs are discussed and pictured; and the history of the breed and pedigrees of famous champions are also provided. The contents were well illustrated with numerous photographs of leading and famous dogs of that era and these are all reproduced to the highest quality. Books used include: The Illustrated Book Of The Dog by Vero Shaw (1879), Dogs Of The World by Arthur Craven (1931), About Our Dogs by A. Croxton Smith (1931) and many others.I will not pause to draw a picture of the modern toy Pom going forth to mortal combat with the wolf, for I desire to incorporate no tragedies in these pages. ... has elaborated its wardrobe, and you shall find it wearing coats of many colours, to witawhite, black, grey, fawn, red, blue, ... On 20th April 1902 she gave birth to six puppies, all black like herself, of which one weighs under 2 1/2 lbs. at ten months old.
|Title||:||The Pomeranian - A Complete Anthology of the Dog|
|Publisher||:||Read Books Ltd - 2013-04-16|