New collection of 24 classic stories, many not included in earlier collections. Anyone who likes dogs or enjoys a good story will find several items here to delight them.
His Mate by Albert Payson Terhune. Terhune's first story specifically about a collie. This collection includes the rarely seen original version published in RedBook Magazine in January 1916, which differs significantly from the later version published in book form in Lad: a Dog.
The Coat of Dawn by Anice Terhune, a story of the collie Gray Dawn originally published in 1920 in Popular Magazine. The basic plot was later used by Albert Payson Terhune in 1924 for his story "Close-Clipped." This is the first book publication of one of Anice Terhune's dog stories.
Other stories include:
Such As Walk In Darkness, by Samuel Hopkins Adams
The Trial In Tom Belcher's Store, by Samuel Derieux
Runt, by John Tainter Foote
The Hermit, by George Hibbard
Every Dog His Day, by Charles Tenney Jackson
The Call Of The Wild, by Jack London
Chummie: A Tale Of Two Friends, by D. H. Nourse
A Spectral Collie, by Elia Wilkinson Peattie
The Nose Of Nemesis, by Damon Runyon
Old Tantrybogus, by Ben Ames Williams
and 12 other stories.
Published by Sam Teddy Publishing, South China, ME 04358, 2014. 420 total pages, softcover, ISBN 9781935573784, $22.95.
A second collection of dog stories is currently in the process of being edited.