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Nonsense: Volume IV "Le Roman d'une Pussie Chat": A Tale of ye Olden Times par Henrique (Old Man) Ringtail
ROGERS, Frederick

Carefully, faithfully and accurately translated from the original Sanscrit [sic] by Frederick Rogers, D.C.L., (Trin. Coll. Tor.) of Osgoode Hall, Barrister-at-Law. Detroit: American Publishing Company, 1900. 8vo. Green pictorial cloth, stamped in silver. 239 p. 1st edition. Pages somewhat toned; else a near fine, bright copy in a dust wrapper with some chipping at edges. [96579] (show more)

Price: $175.00

Novel partially set in the Land of the Grimalkins during the reign of Grimalkin the First.

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Town Cats: A Book of Drawings by Zhenya Gay with Text by Jan Gay
(GAY, Zhenya, b/w illus.). Gay, Jan

London: John Lane the Bodley Head Ltd., (1933). Small 4to. 1st edition. Cloth-backed boards. Front cover worn at edges; else VG+. [4138] (show more)

Price: $85.00

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Bath Night & The Chained Tree. Two stroies by...
BROWN, Marian

np: Oxford Univ.Computing Centre. Printed by Harry Crook on a Heidleberg Litho Press in edition of 225 copies of which 35 have b. Sm.4to. 36p. Pp-ov-bds with color illus. pastedown. Fine. [4012] (show more)

Price: $75.00

Bath Night tells of Mother and five children and their cat and getting the children in and out of the tub. Cat is a minor character, but looks quite nice on the cover pastedn and in 5 illus.

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The Post Office Cat
HALEY, Gail E

NY:Scribners. (l976) lst prtg. Signed/inscribed by the author. Color illus. by author. Oblong 8vo. 30p. Illus. aqua Cloth. Fine in Fine d/j. [10496] (show more)

Price: $60.00

Based on true story of Clarence, a working postoffice cat in 1880s London. Winner Kate Greenawy Medal.

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The Great All-Picture Cat Show
ARTLEY, Alexandra

London: Astragal Books. (l977). lst Ed. B/w and color illus. Sm.4to. 134p. Fine in Fine d/j. [3973] (show more)

Price: $60.00

The cat in advertising and design, illustration and art. Also, Dick Whittington and His Cat, Puss in Boots and the White Cat of Countess D'Aulnoy.

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Artful Cats
LINDSAY, Norman

Intro. by Meg Stewart. Illus. with color & b/w reproductions & with photos. Bungendore, Australia: Odana Editions, (2001). Small 4to. Pictorial boards. 144 p. 1st ed. As new. [66251] (show more)

Price: $60.00

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The Proud Little Kitten
LASKY, Muriel

NY: Universal Budget Systems. 1944. B/w and Color illus. by Erika. 4to. 32p. . Lt. wear tips spine/corners.3 remnants tape 1/2"each frt/rear endpps and on d/j flaps, else near fine in lt.wrn d/j, 1'2" tears/chips tips spine/corners . [4225] (show more)

Price: $50.00

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Biography in Black
POTTER, Paul B

Francestown,NH: Marshall Jones co. (1945). lst Ed. B/w illus. & map endpps by the author. Sm.8vo. 103p. Fine in lt.edgeworn dj, few short tears. [4838] (show more)

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True story of three friends, and the fact that one the them was four-footed and furry* only made the quality of that friendship more rare and precious. *a lovely little black cat.

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The Cat's Cradle Book
WARNER, Sylvia Townsend

London: Chatto & Windus. 1960. 1st Ed.. Sm.8vo. 185p. Fine in lt.soiled d/j, inner brown paper reinforcement head spine. [5261] (show more)

Price: $50.00

Fifteen moral tales as told by mother cats to their kittens. Humans will discover the morals are not quite where they expect them.

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The Orchard Cat
KELLOGG, Steven

B/w illus. by the author. New York: Dial Press, (1972) . Oblong 8vo. Pictorial boards. Unpaginated. 1st printing. Light cover soiling & wear at extremities; else Very Good. Uncommon. [70957] (show more)

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Whimsical morality tale with Cat setting out to conquer the world after Mama cat's demise.

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Lion and Blue
VAVRA, Robert

Color illus. by Fleur Cowles. Preface by The Prince of the Netherlands. New York: Reynal, (1974). 4to. Cloth-backed boards. Not paginated. 1st ed. A couple of light spots on front board & front panel of d. w.; else fine in lightly worn d.w. [27848] (show more)

Price: $47.50

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Count the Kittens
KING, Dorothy N

np. Copyright, 1949 by Dorothy Werblow. Color illus. Joseph Sica. Oblong 16mo. Color illus. boards. Spiral binding. Ten red wooden bead abbreviated abacus mounted top rear board, pages and frt. board have retangular cut-out so it shows through. Wear extremities, few pencil marks frt.board, else VG. Uncommon. [13322] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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Mr. Soloski's Cats
LAMBURN, Joan

London; Jonathan Cape. (l948). lst Ed. Illus. b/w from pencil drawings by Tony Stoney. Sm.4to. Cloth-backed boards sunned with wear extremities. VG. [4207] (show more)

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Mr. Soloski had ten little cats. With ten little heads and tails. But he got married, alas ! And his wife was not very kind. So the cats took their mats and went out in the world, all hoping good homes to find. And here are their stories..

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Divine Endurance
JONES, Gwyneth

London: Allen & Unwin. (l984). lst Ed.. 8vo. xv,233p. V.lt.bump heel spine, else Fine in Fine d/j. [4840] (show more)

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Cats do not like being shut up and ignored. Divine Endurance had her own secert intentions. Cho was doing her best with all her loving heart. This ambitious, beautiful novel is laced with dry(sometimes savage) humor. It includes a cool and convincing portrait of a functioning martiarchy.

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Gally and Golly and Kaptain Kid : The Adventures of Three Little Cats at the Fair
MONAHAN, Helen

Chicago: A. Kroch. 1934. lst Ed. B/w photo illus. Small 4to. x,125p. Soiled 1 1/2" edges front board. Orange illus. cloth, else VG+. [6661] (show more)

Price: $45.00

The Chicago World's Fair is the background for this tale of runaway kittens.

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Cat-Calls
BACON, Peggy

B/w Illus. by the author. New York: Robert M. McBride, (1935). Small 4to. Cloth. 87 p. 1st ed. Fine in price clipped d.w. with minor wear at edges, short tear at top of spine & small chip near bottom of spine. [66645] (show more)

Price: $45.00

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Marshmallow
NEWBERRY, Clare Turlay

B/w illus. with pink accents by the author. Harper & Bros, 1942. Oblong small 4to. Pictorial boards. Unpaginated. Extra picture present at rear. Previous owner's name on pastedown, light wear at extremities, endpapers lightly foxed; else Very Good in D/j lightly soiling & wear at extremities + a 3" x 1 1/2" chip on rear panel. [76078] (show more)

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Oliver, a was a gray tabby cat of middle-age. Peace and quiet was what he wanted ... Then Miss Tilly brought home a small white baby bunny named Marshmallow. Oliver was appalled.

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The Love of Tiger Flower
VAVRA, Robert

A Tale by Robert Vavra around paintings by Fleur Cowles with a preface by Princess Grace of Monaco. NY: Wm. Morrow . (1980). lst printing. 4to. Color illus. Fleur Cowles. Fine in d.w. [16836] (show more)

Price: $42.50

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The Post Office Cat
HALEY, Gail E

NY:Scribners. (l976) lst prtg. Signed/inscribed by the author. Color illus. by author. Oblong 8vo. 30p. Illus. aqua Cloth. Fine in lt.soiled d/j, 2"x1 1/2" lt.sticker mark . [10497] (show more)

Price: $40.00

Based on true story of Clarence, a working postoffice cat in 1880s London.

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The Love of Tiger Flower
VAVRA, Robert

A Tale by Robert Vavra around paintings by Fleur Cowles with a preface by Princess Grace of Monaco. NY: Wm. Morrow . (1980). lst printing. 4to. Color illus. Fleur Cowles. Fine in near fine, price clipped d.w. [11662] (show more)

Price: $40.00

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