Love of Dogs, in the tradition of the bestsellers Love of Labs and Love of Goldens, is the supreme tribute to our best friend. Combining the writing of well-known authors such as James Herriot, E. B. White, Walter D. Edmonds, John Taintor Foote, Albert Payson Terhune, and Jilly Cooper with spectacular color photography, comical black and white shots, and dog paintings, Love of Dogs will appeal to dog owners everywhere.
This book consists of stories of incredible courage, unflinching loyalty, and unconditional love, illustrated with the best full-color photos of favorite breeds (as well as of lovable mutts). Love of Dogs makes it clear why we share our lives-and our hearts-with our canine pals.
An illustrated tribute to man's best friend, combining essays by well- known authors such as James Herriot, Jilly Cooper, and E. B. White with color and b&w photos of many breeds, plus historical illustrations. Essays dramatize the courage, love, and loyalty of dogs. Lacks a subject index. The author is acquisitions editor for Voyageur Press and a freelance writer on dogs and outdoor subjects. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)