For thousands of years already the dog has been the faithful companion of man.
Dogs were held in such high esteem in Ancient Egypt that tens of millions were mummified alongside their owners.
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.
Printed in the Netherlands in 1951. This book is available on my Etsy site, linked here.
Looking for more books like this? Check out the Blackwell Habitat Book shop.
We are committed to responsibly sourcing vintage goods and delivering them to you in great condition.
Second hand shopping is sustainable shopping.
Purchasing and Re purposing vintage is a great way to express yourself with unique finds while reducing your carbon foot print.
As an Earth Day Commitment, Blackwell Habitat will no longer sell items such as Palo Santo to reduce deforestation. BH will also continue to price, research and improve the sustainability of the packaging we use.
In 2019 BH will phase out plastic polymailers and transition away from plastic tapes and new/purchased bubble wrap.
(all images sourced from pinterest)
Printed in Colorado Springs in 1980 by Current – Code 3778 Halloween Cards.