Author:Collier, V.W.F

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Dogs of China and Japan in Nature and Art.

By: Collier, V.W.F.

Price: £175.00

Publisher: William Heinemann Ltd.: 1921

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 006263

Condition: Very Good


Hardback in green cloth covers with gilt titles. With colour frontispiece of a Pekingese dog. With Some foxing on the FEP, Hand cut pages, some still uncut. With index, pp xix 206, with b&w illustrations and nine colour plates. Chapters include: The Chinese Lion, Symbolism of the Buddhist and Lamaist Lion. Historical references to dogs of Pekingese type, Evolution of the Chinese Pekingese type, The Chinese Pug, The Japanese dogs, The Chinese lion dog, Toy dogs in Chinese art, and more. THE PACKED WEIGHT OF THIS BOOK IS OVER 1KG, SO FOR UK FIRST CLASS AND INTERNATIONAL, ADDITIONAL POSTAGE ... View more info