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1 Averill, Esther Jenny and the Cat Club: a Collection of Favorite Stories about Jenny Linsky
New York NYR Children's Collection 2003 1590170474 / 9781590170472 Reprint Hardcover New with no dust jacket Illustrated by Esther Averil 
Beautiful bright yellow pictorial boards w/ bright red cloth spine. 2nd printing. ...Told in clear, simple language that will appeal to younger children, all of these stories are delightful and festooned with simple illustrations every few pages that enhance, but never dominate, the melodious text. --The San Francisco Chronicle; 8vo - 7 ¾ - 9 ¾" tall. " 
Price: 10.80 USD
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Mind of the Cat, Brodsky, Gary
2 Brodsky, Gary Mind of the Cat
Castle 1991 1555216986 / 9781555216986 First Printing Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
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 
Price: 9.00 USD
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3 Brown, Ruth Our Cat Flossie
Italy E. P. Dutton 1986 0525442561 / 9780525442561 First Edition Hardcover New in New dust jacket 
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 
Price: 14.85 USD
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4 Bryant, Mark The Artful Cat
Courage Books 1991 156138061x / 9781561380619 Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Beautiful gift quality book. DJ corner is wrinkled. Brown boards w/cat end pages. A tribute, with 60 portraits creating a colorful celebration of the best and most appealing of cats in art. Each portrait, from around the world, is accompanied by a carefully selected poem or pat quotation by writers such as Emerson, Cowper, Twain, Emily Dickinson, Saki and William Blake. Five chapters chronical the moods: Catlings and Kittens, Clowder of Cats, Tiger! Tiger! The Sphinx, Requiescat. An extraordinary and beautiful book. ; 0.7 x 11.3 x 11 Inches; 126 pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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5 Caras, Roger A. Celebration of Cats
New York Simon & Schuster Books 1987 0671645765 / 9780671645762 First Edition; First Printing Softcover Very Good 
Clean, square, unmarked, unread copy. ; 0.8 x 8.9 x 6.1 Inches 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Of Cats and Men, Clarke, Frances E.
6 Clarke, Frances E. Of Cats and Men
New York Macmillan 1957 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ with no dust jacket 
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 
Price: 13.50 USD
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Henry's World: A Three-Legged Cat's View ofHuman Absurdity (Includes CD), Conheim, Cathy
7 Conheim, Cathy Henry's World: A Three-Legged Cat's View ofHuman Absurdity (Includes CD)
La Jolla, CA Breakthrough Press 2005 0967957613 / 9780967957616 Second edtion Softcover New 
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 
Price: 13.50 USD
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8 Couffer, Jack The Cats of Lamu: The Feral Cats of an Exotic African Island
Lyons Press 1998 1558216758 / 9781558216754 First Edition Softcover Near Fine 
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 
Price: 16.20 USD
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9 De Caro, Frank (Editor) The Folktale Cat
Dorset House Publishing Co Inc 1992 1566197767 / 9781566197762 Hardcover Very Good 
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 
Price: 9.00 USD
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10 Gay, Margaret Cooper How to Live with a Cat: a Practical Manual Covering Food, Health Kittens, First Aid
New York Simon & Schuster 1961 Revised Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket Illustrated by Roberta MacDonald 
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 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Medieval Cats, Herbert, Susan
11 Herbert, Susan Medieval Cats
Bulfinch Pr 1995 0821221795 / 9780821221792 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
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 
Price: 9.00 USD
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Pre-Raphaelite Cats, Herbert, Susan
12 Herbert, Susan Pre-Raphaelite Cats
Thames & Hudson 1999 0500019126 / 9780500019122 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First Edition in F/F condition in Mylar protective cover ; 9.37 X 7.64 X 0.63 inches; 64 pp pages 
Price: 18.00 USD
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A Victorian Cat's Journal, Herbert, Susan &  Stanley Baron
13 Herbert, Susan & Stanley Baron A Victorian Cat's Journal
Bulfinch Pr 1991 0821218654 / 9780821218655 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
First Edition in F/F condition in Mylar protective cover. ; 10.60 X 9.10 X 0.70 inches 
Price: 18.00 USD
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14 Hogrogian, Nonny The Cat Who Loved to Sing
New York Knopf : Distributed By Random House 1988 0394890043 / 9780394890043 First Edition; First Printing Hardcover Fine in Good dust jacket 
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 
Price: 9.00 USD
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The Cats History of Western Art, McCahen, Genevieve & Susan Herbert
15 McCahen, Genevieve & Susan Herbert The Cats History of Western Art
Bulfinch Pr 1994 0821220853 / 9780821220856 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Fine dust jacket 
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 
Price: 13.50 USD
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16 Natoli, Eugenia & Piero Cozzaglio Cats of the World
New York Crescent 1988 0517654962 / 9780517654965 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
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 
Price: 13.50 USD
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17 Newberry, Clare Turlay April's Kitten
New York & London Harper & Brothers 1940 Hardcover Very Good 
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 
Price: 16.20 USD
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18 Newberry, Clare Turlay Pandora
New York & London Harper & Brothers 1944 Library Hardcover Very Good 
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 
Price: 19.80 USD
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19 Newberry, Clare Turlay The Kittens' ABC
New York Harper & Brothers 1946 First Edition Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
Presumed first. Blue pictorial cover with matching dust jacket. Dust jacket is not price clipped with the original $2.00. The back cover lists previous titles to "Pandora" (1944). Beautifully illustrations on each page with lettering in color and black rhyming verse. The dust jacket has worn edges with short closed tears and minor scuff; two tape repaired tears, one each front and back. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; Norco 
Price: 45.00 USD
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20 Ross, Tony Treasure of Cozy Cove
Great Britain Farrar Straus & Giroux 1990 0374377448 / 9780374377441 First American Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
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 
Price: 16.20 USD
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