Country Life, London, 1936, 167 pp, illus Barbara Turner
Country Life Junior Library, London, 1936 (and also marked as first edition)
Dixter is the “Spider Dog”, a spaniel, so called because of the spidery markings on his head. He is rescued from a watery grave, and is then bought by Deb and Richard. He is a dog with plenty of character, and gives them lots of adventures until he turns into a spaniel hero.