New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1946. 62pp. Oblong duodecimo [20.5 cm x 16 cm] Light blue cloth with titles stamped in brown on the front panel and the backstrip. Light rubbing to the corners and the foot of the front board. Item #44037
Warmly inscribed with an original illustration by Vassos on the front pastedown and front free endsheet. Illustration is of three smiling dogs in profile (one on the pastedown and the other tow on the front free endsheet). Inscription on the front free endsheet reads: " To Helene Doggy - who loves dogs and the country - with much affection from the author - John Vassos"
This book tells the charming story of the adventures of a Llewellyn Setter (Rex) and a German Shepherd (Lobo) over the course of an afternoon. Illustrated with 23 black and white photographs by John Vassos. Uncommon work by the designer and illustrator.