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Dewey: The True Story of a World-Famous Library Cat
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Dewey: The True Story of a World-Famous Library Cat

By Myron, Vicky

New York: Grand Central Publishing, 2010 A special adaptation for younger readers of the international bestselling Dewey: The Small-Town Library Cat Who Touched the World. A heart-warming story about the library cat who inspired the lives of those around him as well as people across the world. At only a few weeks old, on the coldest night of the year, Dewey was stuffed into the returned book slot at the Spencer Public Library. The next morning librarian, Vicki Myron, finds him and nurses him back to health, deciding then and there that he would become the library"s offical pet! Dewey soon learns to love his new home, spending each day spreading his own special brand of love to those that enter the library and winning the hearts of everyone around him.. Grand Central Pubishing. Trade Paperback. Fine.

$5.00

Cats, Dogs & Other Rabbits: The Extraordinary World of Harry Whittier Frees
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Cats, Dogs & Other Rabbits: The Extraordinary World of Harry Whittier Frees

By Frees, Harry Whittier

Stockport: Dewi Lewis Publishing, 2006 Harry Whittier Frees (1879-1953) was an American photographer who created novelty postcards, magazine spreads, and children's books based on his photographs of posed animals. He dressed the animals and posed them in human situations with props, often with captions ...On the choice of cats for his photos Frees stated .." Rabbits are the easiest to photograph in costume, but incapable of taking many 'human' parts. Puppies are tractable when rightly understood, but the kitten is the most versatile animal actor, and possesses the greatest variety of appeal" 78p.llus.. 1st UK Edition. Hardcover. New/No Jacket.

$45.00

Kit's Quest: the Strange & Dangerous Journey of a Young Cat

By Rigg, J.M.[Jennifer Marion]

Toronto: Beryllium Books, 1996 1st Canadian Edition.. Softcover. New.

$20.00

Miranda the Great

By Estes, Eleanor

New York: Harcourt,Brace & Company, 1967 A delightful story of ancient Romea and about Miranda and the cats of the Colosseum, illustrated by Edward Ardizzone. 80p. Neat tight text but with marks of library ownership. Neat jacket now in protective sleeve. 1st US Edition.. Hardcover. Good/Very Good, Slight Chips & Tear. Ex-Library.

$10.00

Through a Cat's Eyes

By Antonakos, Toula

Kansas City: Andrews McMeel Pub, 1989 "Through a Cat's Eyes enters the privileged and secret world of Cats. In her exquisite paintings and script Toula Antonakos explores the essence of cats, their origins ad history, their everyday happinesses and sadnesses, joys and tribulations, lives and adventures" A delightful gift book for fans of felines!. 1st Australian Ed... Hardcover. As New/Near Fine - Price Clipped.

$22.50

My Nine Lives By Clio
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My Nine Lives By Clio

By Priceman, Marjorie & Clio

New York: Atheneum/Anne Schwartz Books, 1998 What a discovery! A remarkable book has been found - the journal of a cat. Written between 3,000 B.C. and the present, this "first-feline" account by one Clio records her nine extraordinary lives, and contains information.that could rewrite history. How fascinating to read, in Clio's own words, the story behind her naming of the constellations. How charming to see miniature self-portraits illustrating her ingenious invention of the alphabet. How beguiling to hear her description of making the Mona Lisa (clearly a cat aficionado) smile. And there's so much more! Discovered under a dusty couch by Clio's current owner, here is a startling document sure to astound historians, cat lovers, and children alike.. 1st US Edition.. Hardcover. New/New.

$12.00

Cats in Love
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Cats in Love

By Silvester, Hans W.

San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2006 Perhaps the most acclaimed photographer of cats in the world, Hans Silvester returns to his beloved Greek isles, the subject of his best-selling Cats in the Sun, for this glorious new collection of deliciously sun-drenched photographs. Cats in Love reveals the full wealth and intensity of feline affection -- from the amorous prowl of a tomcat to the motherly tenderness of a tabby; from the playful nips of tussling kittens to friends caught curled up in a nap; from a pair of young acquaintances shyly rubbing noses to a couple of old friends grooming each other. Set against the idyllic white-washed villages of the Mediterranean, this is love in all its sweet diversity. Sure to delight fans of Silvester's previous work, Cats in Love will certainly charm softies of every stripe. 152p. of wonderful colour photographs. A delightful gift book for fans of felines!. First Pbk.Ed... Soft Cover. As New.

$12.50

Cats in the Sun

By Silvester, Hans W.

San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1994 "Acclaimed photographer Hans Silvester spent more than thre years traveling among the islands in pursuit of these images, resulting in this rich and evocative volume." 144p.A delightful gift book for fans of felines!. French Wraps. New.

$17.50

Cat Kin

By Lykiard, Alexis

London: Sinclair-Stevenson, 1994 "Alexis Lykiard's wonderful collection (of poems) is devoted entirely to cats. The poems are accomplished, delivered with Lykiard's acknowledged verve, and make a fine contribution to the love of the cat."This revised edition published by Sinclair-Stevenson 1994 was first published by Rivelin Grapheme Press 198 ). 47p.. Rev Ed... Soft Cover. Very Good.

$10.00

Kittens in the Sun

By Silvester, Hans W.

San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2003 Enchanting kittens stretch out in a sunbeam and attack each other with playful energy, Kittens in the Sun is a collection of more than 200 photos from a photographer obviously in love and in touch with them. Kittens resting, playing, lazing on the ground and flying thorough the sky sprinkle the pages in enchanting full-color images that capture the essence of everything feline. The kittens detailed throughout the book are some of Greece's finest residents. 192p. of wonderful colour photographs. A delightful gift book for fans of felines!. 1st US Ed... Soft Cover. New.

$17.50

Cats in Love
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Cats in Love

By Silvester, Hans W.

San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 2006 Perhaps the most acclaimed photographer of cats in the world, Hans Silvester returns to his beloved Greek isles, the subject of his best-selling Cats in the Sun, for this glorious new collection of deliciously sun-drenched photographs. Cats in Love reveals the full wealth and intensity of feline affection -- from the amorous prowl of a tomcat to the motherly tenderness of a tabby; from the playful nips of tussling kittens to friends caught curled up in a nap; from a pair of young acquaintances shyly rubbing noses to a couple of old friends grooming each other. Set against the idyllic white-washed villages of the Mediterranean, this is love in all its sweet diversity. Sure to delight fans of Silvester's previous work, Cats in Love will certainly charm softies of every stripe. 152p. of wonderful colour photographs. A delightful gift book for fans of felines!. First Pbk.Ed... Soft Cover. New.

$15.00

Kitten Caboodle, a Collection of Feline Fiction

By Silverberg, Barbaran (ed)

New York: Holt Rinehart & Winston, 1969 A collection of cat stories. 204p. illus.The book was issued simultaneously in a trade edition and a "Library" edition in an extra strong binding. This is one of these, but it has never been in a llibrary.204p. illus.. First Edition.. Decorative Cloth. Near Fine/No Jacket. Illus. by Steinlen, T. A..

$12.50

The Importance of being Oscar : Wood engravings by Yvonne Skargon, Words by Oscar Wilde.

By Skargon,Yvonne [Wilde, Oscar)

Fulcrum Publishing., 1991 Charming little book with wonderful engravings of Oscar the cat, with quotations from his literary namesake.Laminated boards. 44p. illus.. First Edition.. Laminated HC. Near Fine. Hard Cover.

$17.50

Cats of the Greek Islands
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Cats of the Greek Islands

By Silvester, Hans W.

London: Thames & Hudson, 1997 Cats are as much part of the scenery of Greece as the mountains and the monuments, and Hans Silvester's photographs of the cats of the Cyclades reflect their beauty and charm . 144p. of wonderful colour photographs. A delightful gift book for fans of felines! Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Reprint. Soft Cover. Near Fine.

$15.00

Asleep in the Sun
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Asleep in the Sun

By Silvester, Hans W.

San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1997 Cats are as much part of the scenery of Greece as the mountains and the monuments, and Hans Silvester's photographs of the cats of the Cyclades reflect their beauty and charm . 142 p. of wonderful colour photographs. A delightful gift book for fans of felines!. 1st US Ed... Hard Cover. Fine/Fine.

$21.00