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The Cats of Lamu: The Feral Cats of an Exotic African Island
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The Cats of Lamu: The Feral Cats of an Exotic African Island

By Couffer, Jack

Lyons Press. Near Fine. 1998. First Edition. Softcover. 1558216758 . Stiff card pictorial cover wraps. 156 pp. A wonderful photographic journal; illustrated throughout with color and b&w photographs by the author. "...it brings to life a little known corner of Africa, with its age-old way of life and the fascinating relationsip between the people and the cats themselves. ...I can think of no better gift for my cat loving friends." (Dr. Jane Goodall). Front cover has a shallow crease, edges are just barely worn. A very nice copy. ; 9.10 X 8.90 X 0.50 inches; 156 pages .

$13.50

The Folktale Cat
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The Folktale Cat

By De Caro, Frank (Editor)

Dorset House Publishing Co Inc. Very Good. 1992. Hardcover. 1566197767 . Pictorial hard cover with black cloth spine. Illustrations by Kitty Harville. A varied collection of stories with the country of origin with the title and additional information in the appendix. From the introduction: The folk tales in this book are varied by nature. ...some are literary retellings, some oral tradition, some of the stories in this collection were written down by collectors who attempted to accurately reproduce the tales as told. ...They have (all) been reproduced here almost unchanged from the sources in which they originally appeared to preserve the efforts and motives of those who originally collected or reworked them; only very minor editorial changes have been made for the sake of clarity and consistency." ; 9.30 X 7.20 X 0.80 inches; 156 pages .

$7.50

A Victorian Cat's Journal
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A Victorian Cat's Journal

By Herbert, Susan & Stanley Baron

Bulfinch Pr. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1991. First Edition. Hardcover. 9780821218655 . First Edition in F/F condition in Mylar protective cover. ; 10.60 X 9.10 X 0.70 inches .

$15.00

The Cats History of Western Art
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The Cats History of Western Art

By McCahen, Genevieve & Susan Herbert

Bulfinch Pr. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. 9780821220856 . First Edition in F/F condition in Mylar protective cover. A delightful and witty cat-alog of feline masterpieces that spoofs 4,000 years of art history. ; 9.20 X 7.60 X 0.60 inches; 62 pp pages .

$11.25

Medieval Cats
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Medieval Cats

By Herbert, Susan

Bulfinch Pr. Very Good in Very Good dust jacket. 1995. First Edition. Hardcover. 9780821221792 . First Edition Ex-Library in VG/VG condition. Artist Susan Herbert is well-known for her world of art inhabited entirely by cats. In this book she explores the art of the Middle Ages: brightly colored illuminations, the romance of medieval chivalry ; Ex-Library; 9.20 X 7.70 X 0.40 inches; 62 pp pages .

$6.00

Mind of the Cat
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Mind of the Cat

By Brodsky, Gary

Castle. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1991. First Printing. Hardcover. 1555216986 . First Printing in Fine condition "Enter and enjoy the exciting, no-longer secret world of your cat." ; 8.30 X 5.60 X 0.80 inches; 143 pp pages .

$6.00

April's Kitten
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April's Kitten

By Newberry, Clare Turlay

New York & London: Harper & Brothers. Very Good. 1940. Hardcover. Library binding, no markings or stamps. Black, blue & white pictorial cover on red buckram. Missing first fly leaf. A clean straight copy of this beloved classic. 1941 Caldecott Honor book. Three new kittens are too many for a one-cat apartment, but Daddy finds a solution to the problem. ; 8vo .

$13.50

Pandora
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Pandora

By Newberry, Clare Turlay

New York & London: Harper & Brothers. Very Good. 1944. Library. Hardcover. Exceptionaly nice ex-library coyp. Pictorial black & yellow cat on rust buckram library binding, some wear on spin and corner ends; binders ticket on the front paste down; check out sheet pasted on the last flyleaf (earliest 1973), stamp & sticker inside back cover along with three additional, rather obscure library stamps. Newberry's first Persian Cat book full of her extrordinary black and white illustrations. She was praised by the New York Times for creating “The very best cat pictures that have ever been made.” Lovely book. ; 8vo .

$16.50

Every Cat in the Book
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Every Cat in the Book

By Rushton, William

London: Pavilion Books. Fine. 1993. First Edition. Hardcover. 1857931998 . 64 pp. Illusrated by Rusgton. A tour through an alphabet of cartoon cats. 26 large sized drawings are accompanied by short verses, plus nine smaller drawings for each letter of the alphabet. Cartoons featured include Alcoholic Cat, Cat of the Baskervilles, Casseroled Cat and Hell Cat. ; 11.90 X 8.40 X 0.40 inches; 64 pp pages .

$11.25

Cats of the World
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Cats of the World

By Natoli, Eugenia & Piero Cozzaglio

New York: Crescent. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1988. First Edition. Hardcover. 0517654962 . 168 pp. Bumped ends. Dust jacket has lightly toned edges. 75 full-color and 100 b/w illustrations. Sly, mysterious and unpredictable, but at the same time gentle, captivating, and affectionate -- after centuries of close companionship with man, cats still remain fascinating enigmas to us. In this delightfully illustrated book,; 11.20 X 9.90 X 0.90 inches; 168 pp pages .

$11.25

Henry's World: A Three-Legged Cat's View ofHuman Absurdity (Includes CD)
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Henry's World: A Three-Legged Cat's View ofHuman Absurdity (Includes CD)

By Conheim, Cathy

La Jolla, CA: Breakthrough Press. New. 2005. Second edtion. Softcover. 0967957613 . 148 pp. Illustrated. ; Vi, 148 pp. Illustrated. Music CD commissioned for the Real Woman Project. "Henry's story is one of the classic tales of love between human beings, and the animal world. Like all such stories it is a moral tale of how much we learn and grow with one another. You don't even need to read! Henry tells his own story through the illustrations." Jill Ker Conway, President Smith College 1975-1985, author. ; 11.30 X 7.50 X 0.50 inches; 148 pp pages .

$11.25

Cationary: Meaningful Portraits of Cats
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Cationary: Meaningful Portraits of Cats

By Montrose, Sharon

New York: Viking Studio Books. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 2002. First Edition. Hardcover. 0670030597 . 1 volume, unpaged. [88] pp. Second printing. Chiefly pictorial work. 'The format of the book is a photograph or photographs of a cat, it's name which falls into alphabetical order like Webster's on a much smaller scale, and then captioned by three definitions of the accompanied cat.'; 9.96 X 9.34 X 1.57 inches .

$13.50

Of Cats and Men
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Of Cats and Men

By Clarke, Frances E.

New York: Macmillan. Very Good+ with no dust jacket. 1957. First Edition. Hardcover. Blue cloth w/black spine, gold stamped. A nice copy with shawdow tone inside the cover and corners lightly bumped along with shelf wear. Sixteen wonderful, full page illustrations from various art collections along with twenty-seven sketches taken from Des Chats: Images sans paroles, by Steinlen. A collection of stories by various authors: Elmer Davis; Walter de la Mare; Arthur Tomson; robert Downing; T. S. Eliot; Hilaire Belloc; Lafcadio Hearn; Pierre Loti; Ugo Ojetti; W.B. Yeats; Chapman Andrews; Alan Devoe; Samuel L. Clemens; Paul Gallico. For any collector of catiana ; 8vo.; 250pp pages .

$11.25

The Fur Person
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The Fur Person

By Sarton, May

New York & London: W.W. Norton & Co. Very Good. 1983. First Thus. Softcover. 0393301311 . Illustrated. Some minor edge wear. May Sarton is the pen name for Eleanore Marie Sarton (1912 – 1995), an American poet, novelist and memoirist. From the back: This charming story is drawn from the true adventures of May Sarton's won cat and recounts his evolutionfrom a Cat-About-Town to a Gentleman Cat and finally is emergence as a genuine Fur Person. ; 8vo.; 106pp. pages .

$6.00

Celebration of Cats
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Celebration of Cats

By Caras, Roger A.

New York: Simon & Schuster Books. Very Good. 1987. First Edition; First Printing. Softcover. 9780671645762 . Clean, square, unmarked, unread copy. ; 0.8 x 8.9 x 6.1 Inches .

$4.50

The Cat Who Loved to Sing
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The Cat Who Loved to Sing

By Hogrogian, Nonny

New York: Knopf : Distributed By Random House. Fine in Good dust jacket. 1988. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. 0394890043 . A children's pictre book. Sweet cover art by the author who was twice awarded the Caldecot Honor Award. Beautiful pictorial endpages. Dust jacket is moistur stained on the spine end; has a slight lean and shelf wear; price clipped w/one short, closed tear. Inspired by an Armenian tale and the author's own cat Tessie, who also loved to sing. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .

$6.00

Classic Tales: Miss Moppet
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Classic Tales: Miss Moppet

By Potter, Beatrix

Illinois: Publications Intl. Fine with no dust jacket. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover. 1561735957 . Clean bright copy. ; Laminated board, bright and clean. First printing. Based on the original story by Beatrix Potter. Because a mouse has teased Miss Moppet, that kitten thinks she will tease the mouse. ; 8.3 x 8.3 x 0.4 inches .

$9.00

Treasure of Cozy Cove
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Treasure of Cozy Cove

By Ross, Tony

Great Britain: Farrar Straus & Giroux. Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket. 1990. First American Edition. Hardcover. 0374377448 . Clean bright copy. ; Lovely copy, light wrinkle on DJ edge, price clipped. Two kittens doomed to a watery grave are rescued in the nick of time by Cap'n Claws, a ginger cat in pirate garb who turns their young heads with tales of treasure and adventure on the high seas. Read aloud Ages 5-12; 9.6 x 7.7 x 5 inches .

$13.50

Our Cat Flossie
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Our Cat Flossie

By Brown, Ruth

Italy: E. P. Dutton. New in New dust jacket. 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. 0525442561 . Clean bright copy. ; Exceptionally nice copy. 2nd printing, remainder mark. Easy to read, follow along text. (Readers) follow Flossie through a typical cat day, children meet her neighbors, learn her hobbies, see her favorite haunts around the house. With authorial tongue firmly in cheek, Brown tells youngsters that Flossie is an enthusiastic gardener, as she is pictured digging up a bed of nasturtiums. The paintings, softly colored portraits of Flossie, are charming. The page design is pleasingly effective, and the quality of the color reproduction is startlingly rich. Christina Olson, Beverly Hills Public Library Grades PK-2; 9.6 x 6.8 x 1.1 inches .

$12.38

How to Live with a Cat: a Practical Manual Covering Food, Health Kittens,  First Aid
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How to Live with a Cat: a Practical Manual Covering Food, Health Kittens, First Aid

By Gay, Margaret Cooper

New York: Simon & Schuster. Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket. 1961. Revised Edition. Hardcover. Gray hardback, silver stamp title and cat graphic, (xv) (267) pp photograph section, facing and 17 illus.. Portfolio of photographs by Curtis Mitchell Mayborn. DJ Bright with edge chips and tears, not price clipped, text clean and tight. Popular author wrote an easy to read, entertaining book as A guide to the responsibilities and rewards of the cat-owner Illustrated with Cartoonist R. MacDonald of The New Yorker, and the works of an award winning photographer make this an excellent addition to any cat lovers library. In a new clear protective cover; 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall .

$7.50

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