The social lives of dogs

the grace of canine company by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas

Publisher: G.K. Hall in Thorndike, Me

Written in English
Cover of: The social lives of dogs | Elizabeth Marshall Thomas
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  • Dog owners,
  • Large type books,
  • Dogs,
  • Behavior,
  • Anecdotes

Edition Notes

Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2000.

StatementElizabeth Marshall Thomas
SeriesG.K. Hall large print nonfiction series
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF433 .T49 2000b
The Physical Object
Pagination336 p. (large print) ;
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24754547M
ISBN 100783892691
ISBN 109780783892696
LC Control Number00061384
OCLC/WorldCa44732282

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