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The fireside book of dog stories,

Author: Jack Goodman; James Thurber
Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster [1943]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is a book of stories and articles about dogs, by and for people who are attached to them by leashes and other ties. There are stories about great danes and bull terriers, pointers, poodles, & mutts.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Short stories
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Goodman, Jack.
Fireside book of dog stories.
New York, Simon and Schuster [1943]
(OCoLC)610583870
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jack Goodman; James Thurber
OCLC Number: 1466813
Description: xvi, 591 pages illustrations 23 cm
Contents: The call of the wild. For the love of a man / Jack London --
Blue milk / Booth Tarkington --
Memories / John Galsworthy --
The hound and the hat ; The dog that bit people ; Snapshot of a dog / James Thurber --
Dandy, the story of a dog / W.H. Hudson --
Verdun belle / Alexander Woollcott --
Gulliver the great / Walter A. Dyer --
The bar sinister / Richard Harding Davis --
The coming of Riquet / Anatole France --
The odyssey of Runyon Jones / Norman Corwin --
Brag dog / Vereen Bell --
A dog's nervous system ; The care and training of a dog ; Obituary / E.B. White --
Our friend, the dog / Maurice Maeterlinck --
The biscuit eater / James Street --
Rex / D.H. Lawrence --
My talks with Dean Spanley / Lord Dunsany --
Memoirs of a yellow dog / O. Henry --
From pillar to post / Jack Alan --
A dark-brown dog / Stephen Crane --
Ruffled paws / Bertha Damon --
A man and his dog. Bashan / Thomas Mann --
The dog of Pompeii / Louis Untermeyer --
Being a public character / Don Marquis --
Moses / Walter D. Edmonds --
The soul of Caliban / Emma-Lindsay Squier --
The dark gentleman / G.B. Stern --
A pair of lovers / Elsie Singmaster Lewars --
Garm--
a hostage / Rudyard Kipling --
Lassie come-home / Eric Knight --
The voice of Bugle Ann / MacKinlay Kantor --
A book of famous dogs. Some Sunnybank dogs / Albert Payson Terhune --
The whistle / Hugh Walpole --
The character of dogs / Robert Louis Stevenson.
Responsibility: edited by Jack Goodman, with an introduction by James Thurber.

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This is a book of stories and articles about dogs, by and for people who are attached to them by leashes and other ties. There are stories about great danes and bull terriers, pointers, poodles, & mutts.

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