New York: Viking/Junior Literary Guild, 1953. Small 4to. Navy fabrikoid with white cat decoration & lettering. 95 p. SEREDY, Kate. B/w illustrations. Acidic d/j has discolored endpapers; else Very Good in tattered remnant of d/j. 
Both author and illustrator are Newbery medalists. Told from the cat's point of view, follows Finnegan II through his nine lives. A rough begining as a city stray, rescue by Officer Finnegan, hospital, New York apartment, and finally, best of all, in Great-granny Brown's home in New Hampshire.