2004 1st edition. Denny Publishing. Moreton-in-Marsh, Glos.
Ppviii, 135. B/w photographs & illustrations, bibliography. Green boards. Mint in dust-wrapper.
This is a "unique book of the history of the basset in the British Isles ...as a hunting hound. ...The author has produced a compendium of information on ninety hunts and influential breeders [and] the evolution of the basset from the wolf". The development of the individual breeds of basset is discussed as are the differences between British and French hunting and the influence this has had on the breeds. Includes many illustrations never before published.