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Author Reid, Christopher, 1949- author.

Title Old Toffer's book of consequential dogs / Christopher Reid ; drawings by Elliot Elam.

Publication Info. London : Faber & Faber, [2018]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction    j 821 Reid,C REID    In Cataloging
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Children's Non-fiction.
Description 107 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Poetry.
Contents A rowdy assembly -- The naming of dogs -- Flo : the philosophical foxhound -- Heath, hill, park and street -- Lola's circus -- Dobson : the dog detective -- Boffo dogs -- Howling Jenny -- Leopold : prince of lap dogs -- Towzle versus the trainers -- Molly : a dog of the night -- Frazzlesprat -- Jack and Jill : a pait of mutts -- Praise song for the Ballybeg Rosie -- Benbow's ghost -- Doggerl and Wagtail -- A Wagtail sonnet -- Dog Juan -- Bess : the champion peopledog -- Old bloke -- The stray -- Fill your home with happy hounds!
Summary "T. S. Eliot's best-selling collection of practical cat poems has been one of the most successful poetry collections in the world. For the first time in company history a companion volume will be published. Originally conceived by Eliot himself, Old Toffer's Book of Consequential Dog poems are a witty, varied and exquisitely compiled as Eliot's cats."--Publisher's description.
Subject Dogs -- Poetry.
Genre/Form Poetry.
Added Author Elam, Elliot, illustrator.
Other Form: Ebook version : 9780571346202
ISBN 9780571334094 (hardback)
0571334091 (hardback)

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