BOOKS—Beautiful Old Dogs
From ANIMAL PEOPLE, September 2013: (Actually published on October 8, 2013)
Beautiful Old Dogs Edited by David Tabatsky, with photos by Garry Gross St. Martin’s Press (c/o MacMillan, 175 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10010), 2013. 144 pages, hardcover. $17.99.
Beautiful Old Dogs features photos by fashion photographer turned dog photographer Garry Gross (1937-2010), matched with literary contributions by prominent dog-loving New Yorkers or former New Yorkers. Most are contemporary, including Anna Quindlen, Ally Sheedy, Doris Day, Dean Koontz, and Marlo Thomas, but the playwright Eugene O’Neill (1888-1953) is also represented, celebrating the endearing qualities of aging pets. Read more