ALDIN, Cecil (illustrator). Walter EMMANUEL (author). A Dog Day. London, William Heinemann. 1902.
4to. Original cream cloth-backed buff pictorial boards; pp. ; with 28 delightful coloured plates depicting a white mongrel puppy, printed in chalky lithography after pastels by the artist; an attractive copy with dust-soiling to boards, a few minor marks, and light wear to edges and corner tips; internally crisp and clean with fresh plates, the usual offset browning to free endpapers at front and rear, and a neat contemporary gift inscription, dated Dec. 1902, to a prelim page.
First edition of Aldin's celebrated first dog book.