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GODDEN, RumerTHE BUTTERFLY LIONS: The Story of the Pekingese in History, Legend and Art
$115.00
[London 1977, MacMillan]. Blue cloth, very good, 192p., dj., index, source notes, bibliography, chronology, 177 color and b.w. photos, notes, ex-library copy, no spine marks, but few rubber stamps on title page, else fairly clean, as is.; AN EXCELLENT ILLUSTRATED MONOGRAPH ON THE PEKINGESE DOG This whole story began with the looting of 'Lootie', a tiny pekingese dog from the Chinese palace at the end of the Opium War, which was given to Queen Victoria. Long treasured & well bred by the...RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO.
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GODDEN, RumerTHE BUTTERFLY LIONS: The Story of the Pekingese in History, Legend and Art
$169.00
New York [1977], Studio. Blue cloth, very good, 192p., dj., index, source notes, bibliography, chronology, 177 color and b.w photos, notes,small corner bumped top right, else clean.; AN EXCELLENT ILLUSTRATED MONOGRAPH ON THE PEKINGESE DOG This whole story began with the looting of 'Lootie', a tiny pekingese dog from the Chinese palace at the end of the Opium War, which was given to Queen Victoria. Long treasured & well bred by the Chinese, these miniature "lion- -dogs" were new to the West....RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO.
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GODDEN, RumerTHE BUTTERFLY LIONS: The Story of the Pekingese in History, Legend and Art
$169.00
[London 1977, MacMillan]. Blue cloth, very good, 192p., dj., index, source notes, bibliography, chronology, 177 color and b.w photos, notes.; AN EXCELLENT ILLUSTRATED MONOGRAPH ON THE PEKINGESE DOG This whole story began with the looting of 'Lootie', a tiny pekingese dog from the Chinese palace at the end of the Opium War, which was given to Queen Victoria. Long treasured & well bred by the Chinese, these miniature "lion- -dogs" were new to the West. Golden-coated nimble dogs,...RARE ORIENTAL BOOK CO.
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