Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats (Hardcover)

Author: Eliot, T. S.

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Eliot''s famous collection of nonsense verse about cats-the inspiration for the Andrew Lloyd Webber musical Cats. This edition features pen-and-ink drolleries by Edward Gorey throughout.

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Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Mfg Part# 9780151686568
SKU 30018905
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0151686564
Release Date 8/1/1982
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Dimensions (in Inches) 8.25H x 5.75L x 0.5T
Author Info
Edward Gorey
Edward Gorey adored cats and always owned five or six at a time. He was also fond of the ballet and of silent films. He lived in Manhattan until he moved (with his cats) to Cape Cod. During his life he wrote and illustrated over 100 books; he was also a stage and costume designer. Gorey never married or had children, but he was beloved by friends and fans.
From the Publisher
Editors Note Mr. T.S. Eliot intimate friends received from time to time typewritten verses which were apparently anonymous but which were always identifiable. The poems which concern cats are presented here.
Annotation This playful collection is the source of the fantastically successful Broadway musical, "Cats".
Product Attributes
Book Format Hardcover
Minimum Age 14
Number of Pages 0064
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt P
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