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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

by Eliot, T.S.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1982
Condition
Very Good
ISBN
9780156685689
Item Price
$6.00

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Harcourt Brace & Co., 1982. Thin, sturdy softcover, glossy wrappers in orange with Gorey illustrations of cats on white trophy on front and back wrappers, 56 pages with many illustrations, some full-page. Light crease at top front, slight surface wear at top front edge with tiny tear at spine top right edge. Very Good.. Soft Cover. Very Good. Illus. by… Read more
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$6.00
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The Ultimate Encyclopedia of Cats Cat Breeds & Cat Care

by Edwards, Alan

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2004
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780681152878
Item Price
$19.00

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Hermes House, 2004. Very large, heavy wrappers, stiff heavy covers with nine color photos of cats on front, one on spine, eight on back wrapper, cream background with gold borders to front and back, over 700 photographs. Lavender logo inside cvoers and adjacent end papers, a pattern of purple cats, 256 stiff heavy glossy pages, profusely illsutrated, text often in… Read more
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$19.00
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Antique Cats for Collectors

by McClinton, Katharine Morrison

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1973
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780684133812
Item Price
$45.00

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Charles Scribner's Sons, 1973. Very large, sturdy book, quality purple cloth, pink lettering very fine on spine, 180 lightly browned pages, brief bibliography, profusely illustrated from early history to present. DJ beneath mylar, a lavender background with two colorful porcelain cats on front, green back with color photo of large cat antique. DJ and book, both As New.. Cloth. As… Read more
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$45.00
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In Praise of Cats

by Foster, Dorothy

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1974
Condition
Fair
Item Price
$3.00

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Crown Publishers, 1974. Very large, thinner book, pink cloth with lighter spots at bottom front right and back, very bright gilt on spine, dark inide covers and adjacent end papers, 129 heavy stiff lightly browned pages, illustrations of cats throughout with works of literature by Strachey, Yeats, Noyes, Keats, Cowper, Belloc, Greenaway, D.H. Lawrence, Verlaine, Lovecraft and others. DJ has… Read more
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$3.00
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Honorable Cat

by Gallico, Paul

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1982
Condition
Fine
Edition
First Thus
ISBN
9780517388075
Item Price
$5.00

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Greenwich House, 1982. Larger, heavy book, 159 heavy glossy pages, text on left-hand page, a beautiful color photo on right-hand pages after page 33, an essay on first 30 pages or so. Ink note with felt-tip pen at top of first front end paper. DJ glossy with color photo close-up of cat on front, red and black lettering, lavender spine,… Read more
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$5.00
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The Cat's Pajamas: A Charming and Clever Compendium of Feline Trivia

by Fleischer, Leonore

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780060909741
Item Price
$29.00

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Harper and Row, 1982. (1st edition, 1st ptg.) Very large, sturdy softcover, glossy wrappers colorfully designed and illustrated with two cats in bed on front, a pattern of pink cats in background, three illustrations on back wrapper, pattern of cats inside covers and adjacent end papers, 180 pages, profusely illustrated. Very light wear to tips. Near Fine.. First Edition. Soft… Read more
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$29.00
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Cats: Fandex Family Field Guides

by Petras, Kathryn; Petras, Ross; Yamazaki, Tetsu

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1998
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780761112051
Item Price
$20.00

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Workman Publishing Company, Incorporated, 1998. (47 Favorite Breeds, Appearance, History, Personality and Lore) Unique book, color-illustrations of cats' faces with text on cat-shaped heavy stiff paper held together by small screw, from the Abyssinian to the Turkish Van. As New.. Soft Cover. As New.
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$20.00
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The Cornell Book of Cats: A Comprehensive Medical Reference for Every Cat and Kitten

by Siegal, Mordecai, Ed

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1991
Condition
Fine
Edition
2d
ISBN
9780394567877
Item Price
$20.00

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Westminster, Maryland, U.S.A.: Villard Books, 1991. Very large, very heavy thicker book, red cloth spine and sides, gray boards with silver illustration of cat and title bright at top front, very bright on spine, 435 pages in double-column format. DJ glossy darker red with three color photos of cats on front, praise on back. DJ has crease at bottom front… Read more
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$20.00
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Little White King

by Steen, Marguerite

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1956
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$21.00

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The World Publishing Co., 1956. Thinner book, quality black cloth, white outline of cat on front, white lettering very fine on spine, purple color inside covers and adjacent end papers, 64 heavy lightly browned pages. DJ heavy paper, purple background with illustration of cat on front and back. DJ spine lightly faded, very tiny surface tear at middle of spine… Read more
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$21.00
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Clinical Textbook for Veterinary Technicians

by McCurnin, Dennis M.; Bassert, Joanna M

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
2d
ISBN
9780721691640
Item Price
$99.00

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Saint Louis, Missouri, U.S.A.: W B Saunders Co., 2002. Very large, very heavy book, glossy color-illustrated covers in vivid colors depicting a dog, a duck and other animals, 944 pages, profusely illustrated. Very light wear to bottom tips and spine top corners. Near Very Fine.. 2d. Color-Illustrated Boards. Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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$99.00
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Cats! Cats! Cats!: A Loving Look at Those Fabulous Felines

by Loberg, Mary Alice, Ed.

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1973
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780875293431
Item Price
$10.00

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Hallmark Editions, 1973. Thin, narrow book, shiny red covers, cats illustrated along bottom front, spine and back edges, 61 pages, color-illustration inside front and back covers of cat. DJ price-clipped, glossy color-illustration of kittens having fun on front, spine and back. DJ has light smudge at bookfold edges, also top back edge near spine. Near Very Good DJ/Very Fine book..… Read more
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$10.00
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The Sophisticated Cat: A Gathering of Stories, Poems, and Miscellaneous Writings About Cats

by Oates, Joyce Carol; Halpern, Daniel, Eds

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1992
Condition
Fine
Edition
1st Ptg.
ISBN
9780525935223
Item Price
$55.00

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New York, New York, U.S.A.: E P Dutton, 1992. (1st ptg., 1st edition) Larger book, dark rose cloth spine, dark pink boards, very bright gilt lettering on spine, peach inside covers and adjacent end papers, 396 pages. Writers include Chekhov, Wodehouse, Zola, Balzac, Poe, Keats, Dickinson, Swift, Hemingway, Runyon, Yeats, Stevens, Rilke, Verlaine, Le Guin, Updike, Kipling, Calvino, Bierce, Faulkner… Read more
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$55.00
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When Cats Reigned Like Kings: On the Trail of the Sacred Cats

by Geyer, Georgie Anne

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Callaghan Books South
Published
2004
Condition
As New
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780740746970
Item Price
$39.00

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Riverside, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Andrews McMeel Pub, 2004. (1st) Larger book, black spine, red boards, bright gilt lettering on spine, dark gray inside covers and adjacent end papers, 255 pages, signed on inside of front cover: "For the biggest cat fan I know to date, I hope you learn lots you don't already know. Always and Forever, Georgie Anne Geyer."… Read more
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$39.00
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Medieval Cats

by Herbert, Susan

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1995
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780500016527
Item Price
$45.00

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London, United Kingdom: Thames & Hudson Ltd, 1995. Large, squarish book, fine red cloth with very bright gilt logo on front, very bright gilt lettering on spine, 64 heavy glossy photo-paper pages, full-page color-illustrations on every other page of medieval scenes depicting cats instead of people! DJ glossy beneath mylar with color-illustration of entourage of pilgrim cats on front, red… Read more
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$45.00
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101 Favorite Cat Poems

by Whittier, Sara L., Ed

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1991
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780809240784
Item Price
$14.00

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Chicago: Contemporary Books, 1991. Narrower, smaller book, black cloth spine, black boards, bright gilt lettering on spine, ink note on all of first front end paper, 153 pages. DJ glossy dark red spine and borders front and back, color-illustration of two siamese cats on front. Very Fine DJ/Near Fine book.. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Fine.
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$14.00
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Little White King

by Steen, Marguerite

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1956
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$10.00

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London: Michael Joseph, 1956. Frontispiece drawing of a cat by Clare Dawson, repeated on front of book and DJ front. Slightly smaller, thin book, fine brown cloth, purple inside covers and adjacent end papers, 3-line church stamp at top of first front end paper and reverse of final end paper, 64 lightly browned heavy pages, purple design on each chapter… Read more
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$10.00
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The Batsford Book of the Siamese Cat

by Lauder, Phyllis

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1974
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780397010677
Item Price
$19.00

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Hagerstown, Maryland, U.S.A.: J.B. Lippincott, 1974. Larger, squarish book, gray cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, ink Christmas note on first front end paper, 96 heavy pages, photos throughout, several in color. DJ glossy with color photo close-up on front, blue spine and back. DJ has slight surface wear at top front tip, very tiny scratch at bottom front… Read more
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$19.00
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The Tiger in the House

by Van Vechten, Carl

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Callaghan Books South
Condition
Fine
Item Price
$21.00

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Bonanza Books Large book, fine red cloth, very slight surface wear at spine top right, 367 pages, illustrations throughout. DJ glossy and colorfully designed with illustration of cat on front, b/w photo of Van Vechten on back. DJ and book, both Very Fine.. Cloth. Fine/Very Fine.
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$21.00
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A Hundred Years of Siamese Cats

by Eustace, May

Seller
Callaghan Books South
Published
1978
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780684157832
Item Price
$18.00

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Old Tappan, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1978. Slightly smaller book, light yellow cloth, very bright gilt lettering on spine, tiny light brown spot to first front end paper, ink price at top of first front end paper, 105 pages, two photo sections on photo paper as well as frontispiece photo. DJ glossy white lightly browned, color-illustration of siamese… Read more
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$18.00
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How To Live with a Calculating Cat

by Gurney, Eric

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Callaghan Books South
Published
1968
Condition
Very Good
Item Price
$10.00

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New York: Essandess Special Edition, 1968. (4th ptg.) Softcover, glossy white wrappers lightly and uniformly browned with color-illustration of black cat lying on green pillow with cavier and sardines nearby on front wrapper, small illustration of cats on back wrapper, unpaginated with lots of pages and illustrations. Light wear to bottom front tip, microtear and light crease at top back… Read more
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$10.00