Cross, Ashton (1932)
The Pekingese Dog,
Tonbridge Publications, Great Britain. Author is one
of the pioneers of the breed, breeder of the famous and
influential “Alderbourne” strain which set modern type.
Godden, Rummer (1977)
The Butterfly Lions-The Pekingese in History, Legend and
Viking Press, NY.
- Howe, Elsa and Ellic (1954)
The Pekingese Scrapbook,
Chapman and Hall, London.
Landsowne Charmaine (1934)
The Imperial Dog of China -
Wolfer Printing, Los Angeles, CA.
Nicholas, Anna Katherine and Brearley, Joan
The Book of The Pekingese,
T.F.H. Publications, Inc. 336 pages. Many
historical photos through the decades “From Palace Dogs to
the present day.” Other works on Pekingese by Anna
Katherine Nicholas: The Pekingese (1952) Judy
Publishing Company; and The Pekingese (1990) T.F.H. Publications, Ltd.
- O'Neill, Raymond
The Book of British Pre War Pekingese Champions, history of the Breed in the UK prior to the Second
World War (1st edition only)
- Quigley, Dorothy (1964) The Quigley Book of the Pekingese,
Howell Book House, New York. A well regarded manual on breeding and maintaining Pekingese
from one of the most successful breeder-exhibitors in
Stannard, Liz (1999)
The Complete Pekingese,
Ringpress, England. Chapter on important influences in
North American breed history by Tony Rosato with color
photos of some of the most noteworthy Pekingese i
Williams, Vandella and Summers, Adele (1990)
An Owners Companion,
Crowood press, England. Excellent educational
resource, with good photos of influential winners.
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