Aldershot, 1st ed., 1953. Xxi + 201 pp., cold., plates + numerous b&w photo-ills., + ills. Red cloth; 19 x 12cm. 'Museum of British Military Uniforms' stamp to f.f.e.p., & some stamp ink to rear e.p., owner's bookplate to f.e.p., some small marks to covers, top corner slightly bumped o/w V.G. Looking in turn at individual regiments the author examines the existence and importance of mascots and pets within the services. He concentrates in the main on the British Army but he also includes the Royal Navy, the Royal Air Force and the French Army. Illustrated with a wealth of coloured plates plus black & white photographs and illustrations. Very Scarce.