BOB, SON OF BATTLEby Alfred Ollivant. Illustrated by Marguerite Kirmse. Garden City, 1898. Brown cloth hardcover, pictorial label, decorative endpapers. Format: 6 ¼” x 8 ¾”. 306 pp. Condition: Very good – fine.

CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN ETCHINGIntroduction by Ralph Flint. American Art Dealers Assn., 1930. Published to record the best etchings of the year. This issue lists 59 artists and features at least one example by each artist. Among those featured (and how many illustrations of their work is shown) are: Frank W. Benson, 4; Roland Clark, 1; Kerr Eby, 4; Marguerite Kirmse, 3; Levon West, 4. Brown cloth hardcover, tan cloth spine, gilt title, no D.J. Great book for the collector of etchings. Format: 9” x 11 ¼”. 100 pages of illustrations, 20 pp. of text. Condition: Very fine.

CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN PRINTS - 1931, Vol. 2Introduction by Royal Cortissoz. American Art Dealers Assn., 1931. Selection of the top 100 prints of the year including Frank W. Benson, Roland Clark, Kerr Eby, Marguerite Kirmse, Carl Rungius, W. J. Schaldach, Levon West, and H. E. Tuttle. Some really nice etchings illustrated. Brown cloth hardcover, tan cloth spine, gilt title, no D.J. Format: 9” x 11 ¼”. 100 pp. of illustrations, 26 pp. of text. Condition: Some shelfwear, still about fine.

DOGS AND PEOPLEby George and Helen Papashvily. Illustrated by Marquerite Kirmse. J. B. Lippincott, 1954. First edition. Blue cloth hardcover, tan cloth spine. D.J. Good book on the interaction between man and dog. Format: 6” x 8 ½”. 283 pp. Condition: Virtually as new.

DOGS IN THE FIELDby Marguerite Kirmse. Derrydale Press, 1935. Limited edition #511 of 685 copies. Original drypoint etching by Kirmse bound in as frontis. Original tan boards with burgundy cloth spine and corners. Paper labels. Unpaginated. Format: 14” x 10” oblong. 24 full page plates. Does not have the extra suite of plates. Condition: Very fine.

THE HEART OF A DOGby Albert Payson Terhune. Illustrated by Marguerite Kirmse. Sun Dial Press, 1937. Brown cloth hardcover, no D.J. Format: 6” x 8 ½”. 249 pp. Condition: Very fine.

MARGUERITE KIRMSE'S DOGSby Marguerite Kirmse. Derrydale Press, 1930. One of limited edition of 750 copies. Original signed etching of Scottish Terrier “Hello, There” bound in as frontis. 75 reproductions of Kirmse’s etchings. Blue hardcover with linen binding on spine and corners. Format: 9 ¼” x 12”. Unpaginated. Condition: Some edgewear, interior fine.

THE TERHUNE OMNIBUSedit. Max J. Herzberg. World Pub. Co., 1937. Collection of stories by Albert Payson Terhune. Frontis by Marguerite Kirmse. Yellow cloth hardcover, no D.J. Format: 5 ¾” x 8 ¼”. 370 pp. Condition: Good. Minor water stain.

THY SERVANT A DOGby “BOOTS.” Edit. by Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Marguerite Kirmse. Doubleday, Doran & Co., 1930. 1st edition. Tan cloth hardcover, gilt decoration on cover, D.J. Format: 5 ½” x 8”. 95 pp. Condition: D.J. shows age, no tears. Book extra fine.

THY SERVANT A DOGby Rudyard Kipling. Doubleday – Doran, 1931. 1st edition. Fourteen illustrations by Marguerite Kirmse. Brown cloth hardcover with black Scottish terrier in gold circle on front cover. Format: 5 ½” x 8”. 95 pp. Condition: Fine. No D.J.


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