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Prince and Other Dogs II Hardcover – November 9, 2002


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"Libby Hall has an unerring eye for a good picture." --Robin Gibson, Chief Curator, National Portrait Gallery

About the Author

A former press photographer, Libby Hall began collecting dog photographs in the 1960s. Her first book Prince and Other Dogs is published by Bloomsbury. She lives in London.
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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 192 pages
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury USA (November 9, 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1582343187
  • ISBN-13: 978-1582343181
  • Product Dimensions: 3.7 x 0.7 x 8.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12.2 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,100,824 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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7 of 7 people found the following review helpful By Deborah Straw on November 17, 2002
Format: Hardcover
Libby Hall's second volume of elderly photos of dogs and their humans is another winner. Hall, who has always lived with dogs, has a wonderful sense of a good photo, both in its composition and in its subject matter. These black and white photos are charming, sometimes funny, sometimes sad; they all capture the great love and friendship possible between canines and humans. With no captions, these photos tell stories on their own. I especially loved the series of photos of a human giving some sort of order to a dog (generally for a treat of some kind), while the dog watches and listens intently. This book would be a wonderful addition to anyone's dog and/or photo book library.
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4 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Paul Frandano on November 16, 2002
Format: Hardcover
Prince and Other Dogs 2 is another tasteful labor of love from Libby Hall and should, as did P1, please cynophiles as well as lovers and collectors of antique photographs. An especially delightful feature of this latest volume is the pages upon pages of lovely Victorian and Edwardian children, preserved forever in dignified poses with their beloved pets. Moreover, as the owner of a spunky Jack Russell Terrier, I can once again report that Ms. Hall has given the JRT crowd another bounteous offering: by my rough count, P2's canine companions are roughly 25 percent JRTs, pure or in part. (Perhaps one of these is a long lost ancestor to my own - her sire, after all, was a Brit.)
P2 is a carefully produced companion volume of its predecessor, printed on the same high-quality paper and, as a duodecimo volume (c. 4.5" x 7"), fitting beautifully in the hand, with a nice heft that befits its quality manufacture. We keep both books out - near the First Folio facsimile - for friends to flip through. Everyone is quickly drawn to a favorite photo of dog or master.
P2 is bargain priced and just in time for the holidays. Buy in quantity!
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful By C. Dutra on November 6, 2002
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The book is a collection of old photographs of dogs and their owners, no text. Looking through the photos makes me smile and reminds me of the dogs who have brought joy to my life over the years. These dogs must have also brought great joy to their owner's lives to have been included in these family photos. This book (and the first book "Prince and Others") would make a wonderful gift for any dog lover.(Note: both books are the perfect size for stocking stuffers)
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