Derr,MarkHow the Dog Became the Dog UK Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd 2012 0715643010 / 9780715643013 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Near Fine Book 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾ This book explains how the nature of the wolf and its human soul mate made the dog's evolution inevitable. Mark Derr brilliantly describes how the ' domestication' of the dog is a result both of biology and culture, beginning with mutual cooperation between humans and animals, and taking a number of radical turns. For anyone who wants to know where dogs came from this is an indispensable account. There is light shelf wear to the D/w.A good, clean and tight copy.
Mason JoanFlat Coated Retrievers Gloucestershire Ringpress 1996 1860540856 / 9781860540851 First Edition Hardcover Very Good Good Book 4to - over 9¾ Joan Mason has been involved with Flat-Coated Retrivers for over 30yrs.She has bred and shown group and best in show winners.She also contributes to the cannine press and writes breed notes for one of the weekly papers. This book shows light wear to the d/w and hardcover.