Vintage Dog Illustrations

For thousands of years already the dog has been the faithful companion of man.

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Dogs were held in such high esteem in Ancient Egypt that tens of millions were mummified alongside their owners.

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One of my favorite things about collecting old books are the vintage style illustrations.

If you love dogs, or love drawing dogs – this is a fun book for your collection.

Small but mighty, this miniature encyclopedia covers over 100 different breeds.

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Printed in the Netherlands in 1951.  This book is available on my Etsy site, linked here.

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Looking for more books like this?  Check out the Blackwell Habitat Book shop.

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