Detail: 1885 – Dog and Ducklings Title Page: Animal Stories Old and New; told in Pictures & Prose
Detail: 1885 – Dog and Ducklings Book Cover: Animal Stories, Old & New, by Harrison Weir
$10.00 – $80.00
A simply delightful full page colour book plate, the frontispiece to Harrison Weir’s 1885 publication, “Animal Stories, Old and New; told in Pictures and Prose”. This is a very personal publication, as while it gives a large variety of anecdotes and true stories about dogs and cats and their relationships with humans and other animals, a large number are stories from or about family, cousins and uncles and good friends. His talent in depicting a dogs pure joy at being able to play host to the ducklings is evident. Currently available in A4, A3 and an amazing A2 size option. NOW ALSO in A1!!!