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Roger and the cats

Sheila K. McCullagh

Roger and the cats

by Sheila K. McCullagh

  • 384 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Collins Educational in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, St. Albans: Hart-Davis, 1974.

Statement[artist, Ferelith Eccles Williams].
SeriesOne two three and away! -- 3, Platform readers
ContributionsEccles Williams, Ferelith, 1920-
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14974052M
ISBN 100247133027

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A book that explains how cats perceive and interact with humans and other animals. Illustrated with black and white photographs, reproductions, and drawings. By the author of "A Celebration of Cats," "The Roger Caras Treasury of Great Cat Stories," "Harper's Illustrated Handbook of Cats," "North American Mammals," and "Animals in Their Places.". Casting call for black cats for "The Black Cat" segment in Tales of Terror, Montresor Herringbone (Peter Lorre) hates his wife Annabelle (Joyce Jameson) and her black cat. One night on a ramble about town, he happens upon a wine tasting event and challenges the world's foremost wine taster, Fortunato Luchresi (Vincent Price), to a.

The second half of the book offers personal accounts of people-cat relationships. Many, including the story of a catatonic young boy who is drawn out by a cat, are warm and touching; others, about human abuse of cats, are gruesome, and perhaps should have been left out. In the final chapter are choice anecdotes about the eccentricities of Caras. Roger Smith is on Facebook. Join Facebook to connect with Roger Smith and others you may know. Books. Poetic Mews. Television. The Dog Rescuers. Other. The Dodo, RSPCA - Wimbledon, Wandsworth & Sutton Branch, Versus Arthritis, Bandit and Gizmo - B.o.B, The Kit Wilson Trust for Animal Welfare, Cats at the Mill, , RSPCA-Canterbury.


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