Irish Wolfhound Club of America, Inc.

Books

The following lists books about Irish Wolfhounds, containing wolfhounds and associated with their history. By no means is this an exhaustive list. While most categories are self-explanatory, please note that “Irish Wolfhound” contains breed-specific books as well as titles particular to pedigrees, champions and registrations. “Biographies and History” includes biographies of Irish Wolfhound people, histories featuring wolfhounds, as well as some general non-fiction sighthound titles.

Books are listed alphabetically by Author's last name. Some may be out of print, but are sometimes available through used book sales and auctions.

Irish Wolfhound

  • IWCA Championship Studbook Pictorial - Dot Arn, Editor
  • Ierse Wolfshonden in Nederland 1911-1994 - Marjolijn Beltman and Trudy Zantingh
  • An Illustrated Study of The Irish Wolfhound - Jill R. Bregy
  • The Wolfhound Guide to the Irish Wolfhound - Muriel Monsell Bremner
  • Irish Wolfhound Registrations in America 1956-1964 - Compiled and Edited by Brig. General Alfred W. de Quoy, ret.
  • Irish Wolfhound Saga: A Trilogy - Alfred W. de Quoy
  • Modern Wolf and Irish Wolfhound Skeletons - Alfred W. de Quoy
  • The Irish Wolfhound Guide - Alfred W. de Quoy
  • The Irish Wolfhound In Competition - Alfred W. de Quoy
  • The Irish Wolfhound In Literature And Law - Alfred W. de Quoy
  • The Irish Wolfhound - Great Symbol Of Ireland - John A.K. Donovan
  • You And Your Irish Wolfhound - John A.K. Donovan
  • A Discussion of the Irish Wolfhound - Anthony Killykeen Doyle
  • Fifty Years of Irish Wolfhound Registrations in America 1897-1955 - Compiled and edited by LeRoy E. Fess
  • Some Great Irish Greyhounds and Wolfdogs from the Past - Phyllis Gardner and Delphis Gardner
  • The Irish Wolfhound - Phyllis Gardner and Delphis Gardner
  • The Irish Wolfhound - John Gordon
  • The Irish Wolfhound (World of Dogs) - Linda Gover
  • Irish Wolfhound Pedigrees 1859-1906 - Captain George Augustus Graham
  • The Irish Wolfhound - Captain George Augustus Graham
    (And The Irish Wolfdog by Father Edmund Hogan, S.J. Combined volume issued by the Irish Wolfhound Club of America and the Irish Wolfhound Club of Ireland, 1972.)
  • The Irish Wolfdog - Father Edmund Hogan, S.J.
    (And The Irish Wolfhound by Captain Graham. Combined volume issued by the Irish Wolfhound Club of America and the Irish Wolfhound Club of Ireland, 1972.)
  • The Brabyns Handbook On Irish Wolfhounds - D.E.S. Hudson
  • Irish and English Irish Wolfhound Registrations 1882-1976 - Compiled by Patricia K. Huntley, Edited by Lois J. Thomasson
  • Irish Wolfhound Registrations in America 1965-1975 - Compiled and Edited by Patricia K. Huntley
  • Irish Wolfhound (Comprehensive Owner's Guide) - Alice Kane and Cheryl A. Ertelt
  • Irish Wolfhound Champions, 1952-1987 - Camino Books, Inc.
  • Irish Wolfhound Champions, 1988-1994 - Camino Book Co. Staff (editor)
  • Irish Wolfhound Champions, 1995-2001 - Jan Linzy
  • Irish Wolfhound Champions, 2002-2007 - Jan Linzy, Sharae Pata, and Janae Pata
  • The Irish Wolfhound: Symbol of Celtic Splendor - Mary McBryde (US edition, different cover, same contents as UK edition)
  • The Magnificent Irish Wolfhound - Mary McBryde (UK edition)
  • Irsk Ulvehund I Norge (Irish Wolfhound In Norway) - Anne Mette Mikkelsen and The Norwegian Irish Wolfhound Club
  • The Best of the First Ten Years of the Irish Wolfhound Quarterly - Gordon Millan
  • Raising, Showing and Breeding The Irish Wolfhound - Elizabeth C. Murphy
  • The Irish Wolfhound: A Collection of Photographs and Pedigrees, Ireland & UK 1950-1990 - Elizabeth C. Murphy
  • Irish Wolfhounds - Beverly Pisano, Editor
  • Irish Wolfhounds (Complete Pet Owner's Manual) - Nikki Riggsbee
  • The New Complete Irish Wolfhound - Joel Samaha
  • The Complete Irish Wolfhound - Alma J. Starbuck
  • Irsk ulvehund i Skandinavia - Steinar and Remi Stenersen
  • Irish Wolfhound Odyssey: In Search of Graham's Hound - Lois J. Thomasson
  • Irish Wolfhound Passage (companion volume to "Odyssey") - Lois J. Thomasson
  • How To Raise And Train An Irish Wolfhound - Fredric and Margaret Westover

Biographies and History

  • 96 Hairy Paws - Jill Atkinson
  • Dogs of Destiny - Fairfax Downey
  • The Seventh's Staghound - Fairfax Downey
  • Many Dogs There Be - Walter Dyer
    IW Story: Kilfane
  • Wolfhounds On Parade: A History of the Mascots of the Irish Guard - Martin Garrity and Holly Cook
  • Irish Regiments - R.G. Harris
  • Bill Siggers: He Whacked The Bloody Lot - Robert E. Heal
  • Irish Wolfhound Companions of the Past - Julie Hughes
  • Hutchinson on Sighthounds - Walter Hutchinson
    (Reprint of the sighthound sections of Hutchinson's Dog Encyclopedia.)
  • A History and Description of the Modern Dogs of Great Britain and Ireland - Rawdon Briggs Lee
    (Chapter XI - The Irish Wolfhound)
  • True Stories Of Heroic Dogs - George Watson Little
    IW story: Trixie
  • In Search of Ancient Ireland: The Origins of the Irish from Neolithic Times to the Coming of the English - Carmel McCaffrey
  • Dogs & Wild Dogs - National Geographic
  • Hounds On The Trail - Barbara J. Patten
  • Running Dogs - Or, Dogs That Hunt By Sight - The Early History, Origins, Breeding & Management Of Greyhounds, Whippets, Irish Wolfhounds, Deerhounds, Borzoi and Other Allied Eastern Hounds - Tony Read, Editor
  • Dog People: Writers and Artists on Canine Companionship - Series of Essays - Michael J Rosen
    includes Edward Albee on his IW, Harry
  • Mission Accomplished: The Life and Times Of Florence Nagle - Ferelith Somerfield
  • Breeds of Dogs, U.S.Department of Agriculture Farmers' Bulletin No. 1491 - S. R. Speelman and J. O. Williams
  • The Irish Wolfhound - A Dog Anthology (A Vintage Dog Books Breed Classic) - Various

Art and Photography

  • Songs of Dogs - An Anthology Selected and Arranged by Robert Frothingham - Robert Frothingham
    IW poems: Bran And The Bloody Tree and The Irish Wolfhound
  • An Irish Wolfhound Day by Day - Angeliek Wick
  • Een Klein Getijdenboed - A Small Book of Hours - Angeliek Wick
  • History For Celtic Hounds - Angeliek Wick
  • Hounds and Horses - Let's Dance - Angeliek Wick

Health and Anatomy

  • Dog Steps: A New Look - Rachel Page Elliott
  • Anatomy of the Dog - Malcolm E. Miller, Howard E. Evans PhD and Alexander de Lahunta DVM PhD

Training and Behavior

  • Playtraining Your Dog - Patricia Gail Burnham
  • Child-Proofing Your Dog: A Complete Guide to Preparing Your Dog for the Children in Your Life - Brian Kilcommons and Sarah Wilson
  • Good Owners, Great Dogs - Brian Kilcommons and Sarah Wilson
  • Don't Shoot The Dog: The New Art of Teaching and Training - Karen Pryor
  • Getting Started: Clicker Training for Dogs - Karen Pryor
  • On Talking Terms With Dogs: Calming Signals - Turid Rugaas
  • Clicking With Your Dog: Step-By-Step in Pictures - Peggy Tillman
  • What All Good Dogs Should Know: The Sensible Way to Train - Jack Volhard and Melissa Bartlett

Adult Fiction

  • Hound of Heaven - Sarah Addington
  • Samantha - Edward Albee
    poem
  • Crouching Buzzard, Leaping Loon - Donna Andrews
  • Joy In The Morning - Mary Raymond Shipman Andrews
  • The Real Macaw - Donna Andrews
  • Wolfine, A Romance in Which a Dog Plays an Honorable Part - Anonymous
  • Holdfast - John and Patricia Beatty
  • Bodies of Water - J.S. Borthwick
  • Bridled Groom - J.S. Borthwick
  • Dolly Is Dead - J.S. Borthwick
  • Student Body - J.S. Borthwick
  • The Cliffs Of Night - Beatrice Brandon
  • The Hound Of Ireland And Other Stories - Donn Byrne
  • Murder Off The Books - Evelyn David
  • Murder Takes The Cake - Evelyn David
  • Highland Velvet - Jude Deveraux
  • Beastly Beatitudes Of Bathazar B - J.P. Dunleavey
  • The Ginger Man - J.P. Dunleavey
  • The Onion Eaters - J.P. Dunleavey
  • Dragon: Hound of Honor - Julie Andrews Edwards and Emma Walton Hamilton
  • Gentle Warrior - Julie Garwood
  • Saving Grace - Julie Garwood
  • Property of a Gentleman - Catherine Gaskin
  • The Irish Wolfhound - James L. Graves
  • An Occasion Of Sin - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Angel Light - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Happy Are The Merciful - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Irish Cream - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Irish Crystal - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Irish Eyes - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Irish Gold - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Irish Lace - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Irish Love - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Irish Mist - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Irish Stew - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Irish Tiger - Andrew M. Greeley
  • Irish Whiskey - Andrew M. Greeley
  • The Cardinal Virtues - Andrew M. Greeley
  • The Magic Cup - Andrew M. Greeley
  • East Of The Mountains - David Guterson
  • Promise Me Spring - Robin Hatcher
  • Over Nine Waves: A Book of Irish Legends - Marie Heaney
  • The Iron Druid Chronicles (series) - Kevin Hearne
  • Tempted - Virginia Henley
  • Sighthound - Pam Houston
  • Chestnut Mare, Beware - Jody Jaffe
  • Bag of Bones - Stephen King
  • Six Breeds - R.G. Kirk
    IW story: MacRonan
  • Breathless - Dean Koontz
  • Finn MacCool - Morgan Llywelyn
  • Red Branch - Morgan Llywelyn
  • Forbidden - Elizabeth Lowell
  • A Sword from Galway - Drayton Mayrant
  • Cold Noses and Warm Hearts: Beloved Dog Stories By Great Authors - Laurie Morrow, Editor
  • Om, The Secret Of Ahbor Valley - Talbot Munday
  • Guardian of the Balance - Irene Radford
  • Guardian of the Trust - Irene Radford
  • Guardian of the Vision - Irene Radford
  • A Candle in the Wind - Mozelle Richardson
  • Born in Fire - Nora Roberts
  • Born in Ice - Nora Roberts
  • Born in Shame - Nora Roberts
  • A Dangerous Longing - Veronica Sattler
  • Highland Fire - Veronica Sattler
  • Sabelle - Veronica Sattler
  • The Bargain - Veronica Sattler
  • Flight Into Danger - Alet Schouten
  • Now And Then - Jacqueline Sheehan
  • Death Of A Doxy - Rex Stout
  • A Royal Connection - Margaret Summerville
  • The High Deeds Of Finn MacCool - Rosemary Sutcliff and Michael Charlton
  • Isle of Glass - Judith Tarr
  • The Golden Horn - Judith Tarr
  • The Hound And The Falcon - Judith Tarr
  • The Hounds of God - Judith Tarr
  • Tarlach, Wolfhound of Eire - Martha Van Loan
  • Murder For Treasure - David Williams
  • Child of the Northern Spring - Persia Woolley
  • Guinevere: The Legend In Autumn - Persia Woolley
  • Queen Of The Summer Stars - Persia Woolley

Children and Teens

  • What Happens In The Spring - Cathleen Costello Bier
  • 3 Rings: A Circus Book - Paul Brown
  • Crazy Quilt, Circus Pony - Paul Brown
  • Mick and Mack - Paul Brown
  • Boru - Dog of the O'Malley - Joseph Chipperfield
  • The Wanderers - Elizabeth Coatsworth
  • Horace, The Hound That Howled - Ruth M. Collisn
  • Annie's Monster - Barbara Corcoran
  • Sam - Barbara Corcoran
  • The Mightiest Heart - Lynn Cullen
  • The Giant Little Golden Book of Dogs - Kathleen N. Daly
  • Paul And His Little-Big Dog - Kathy Darling
  • Finn The Wolfhound - A.J. Dawson
  • Jan, Son of Finn - A.J. Dawson
  • Black Fox of Lorne - Marguerite DeAngeli
  • Because Of Winn-Dixie - Kate DiCamillo
  • The Fox and the Hound - Walt Disney
  • My Little Book of Dogs - Delores Draper
  • Gone Wild - J. Allan Dunn
  • The Odyssey Of Boru - J. Allan Dunn
  • Rumplestiltskin - retold & illustrated - Paul Galdone
  • Real Dogs - Charles Wright Gray
    IW story: The Hound of Ireland
  • To Catch A Tartar (later published as Nobody's Dog) - Lynn Hal
  • Look What Came From Ireland - Miles Harvey
  • Barry - Thomas Hinkle
  • Bugle - Thomas Hinkle
  • Dusty - Thomas Hinkle
  • Gray, The Story Of A Brave Dog - Thomas Hinkle
  • Jube, Story Of A Trapper's Dog - Thomas Hinkle
  • Old Nick And Bob - Thomas Hinkle
  • Shag, The Story Of A Dog - Thomas Hinkle
  • Trueboy - The Story Of A Great Dog - Thomas Hinkle
  • Vic - Thomas Hinkle
  • Wolf, A Range Dog - Thomas Hinkle
  • Star, An Irish Wolfhound - Janet Rogers Howe
  • Mr & Mrs Buttons' Wonderful Watchdogs - Janice [Brustlein] and Roger Duvoisin
  • Derry The Wolfhound - Margaret S. Johnson and Helen Lossing Johnson
  • Georgina And The Dragon - Lee Kingman
  • Mom, the Wolf-Man and Me - Norma Klein
  • Blackie & Marie - Marta Koci
  • My Little Golden Book of Dogs - Jean Lewis
  • Blue Ribbons For Juliet - Marilyn M. Lowery
  • The Witch Of Glen Gowrie - William MacKeller
  • Flame Over Tara - Madeline Polland
  • Three Ponies and Shannan - Diana Pullein-Thompson
  • More Minden Curses - Willo Davis Roberts
  • The Minden Curse - Willo Davis Roberts
  • The Bronze Pen - Zilpha Keatley Snyder
  • War Dog - Henry Treece
  • Give Us This Day - The Lord's Prayer - Tasha Tudor, Illustrator
  • Bran's Adventure In Ireland - Dr. Peggy Walsh
  • Mom There is a Wolf in the Yard - Angeliek Wick
  • Waldorf - Grenville Williams
  • Alphabestiary: Animal Poems From A To Z - Jane Yolen

This page was last updated 04/13/2014.