Foar dy, leave: English dogs on Frisian mantelpieces. Author: G.I.W. Dragt 2012. Rijk ill., 60 pp.
Foar dy, leave (For you, sweetheart) are the fantasized words with which a Frisian-speaking sea fisherman from Moddergat or Wierum handed over his souvenirs to his beloved home. The subtitle, English dogs on Frisian mantelpieces, emphasizes the popularity of figure ceramics from England in fishermen's houses. The ceramic statues where to be found on many mantelpieces.
The spaniels from the collection of museum 't Fiskershúske are the focus of this booklet. For collectors of such dogs, there is a lot of useful and interesting information in this book. Beautiful photos are also included in the book.