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Dame Trot and Her Comical Cat (Pleasewell Series)

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: McLoughlin Bros: 1890

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2205385

Condition: Very Good


Later printing. Faint creases to front wrapper, faint pink stain to rear wrapper, general light wear. 1890 Stapled Binding. Unpaginated. Includes color and black-and-white illustrations. The tale of Old Dame Trot and her cat.KEYWORDS: DAME TROT HER COMICAL CAT PLEASEWELL PLEASE WELL SERIES VINTAGE ANIMALS PETS CHILDREN FICTION View more info

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The 3 Little Kittens (Pleasewell Series)

By: N/A

Price: $25.00

Publisher: McLoughlin Bro's: 1890

Seller ID: 2266148

Condition: Good


Edges rubbed, small surface tear along top edge of front wrapper, one-inch by one-inch surface tear to one page corner. 1890 Stapled Binding. Unpaginated. Softcover booklet with 6 color illustrations inside, interspersed with the nursery rhyme. View more info

Major Richardson's Dogs [World War I; Dogs][Print]

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: .:

Seller ID: 2296524

Condition: Near Fine


Matte creased with a few smudges. No chips, no tears. Matte outside to outside dimensions: 13 3/4 x 11. Inside to inside dimensions: 10 x 7 3/4. Print reproduced from photograph of Major Richardson of the British Red Cross with two Bloodhounds and an Airedale. View more info

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The Adventures & Brave Deeds of the Ship's Cat on the Spanish Maine, Together with the Most Lamentable Losse of the Alcestis & Triumphant Firing of the Port of Charges

By: Aldridge, Alan; Adams, Richard

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Jonathan Cape, Ltd.: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2266328

ISBN: 0224014412

Condition: Very Good


First edition. No jacket, light crease along spine, pages very faintly foxed. 1977 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. Full-page illustrations enhance the story of a fighting cat of Good Queen Bess's time who goes to sea for the honor of fair England. View more info

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The Best Cat Ever

By: Amory, Cleveland

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Little, Brown and Company: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2264509

ISBN: 0316037443

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Front jacket flap price-clipped and creased. Owner's stamp on front endpaper. 1993 Hard Cover. 262 pp. The author describes adventures with his cat, Polar Bear, including encounters with Cary Grant, the Duke and Duchess of Windsor, and other notables. View more info

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Bugle, a Puppy in Old Yorktown (Tip-Top Elf Book, 8618)

By: Andrews, Mary

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Rand McNally & Company: 1958

Seller ID: 2272839

Condition: Very Good


Corners lightly rubbed, pencil name on title page, pages lightly toned. 1958 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. The story of a dog living in Colonial times in Yorktown, Virginia. View more info

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Nellie: A Cat on Her Own

By: Babbitt, Natalie

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Michael Di Capua Books / Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2265091

ISBN: 0374355061

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Sticker on jacket rear, jacket faintly foxed. 1989 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. When the kind, old woman who made her dies, Nellie, a wooden cat marionette, must rely on the help of her friend, Big Tom, a real cat, to dance on her own. View more info

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Directions for the Dissection of the Cat

By: Bigelow, Robert Payne

Price: $15.00

Publisher: MacMillan Company: 1933

Seller ID: 2260189

Condition: Near Fine


No jacket, pencil name on front paste-down endpaper. 1933 Hard Cover. xi, 47 pp. CONTENTS: Introduction; Skeleton; External Features; Muscles of Thorax and Abdomen; Abdominal Viscera; Sympathetic Nervous System--Abdominal Portion; Portal System and Visceral Arteries; Digestive Tube; Urogenital System: Female Reproductive Organs, Male Reproductive Organs; The Vena Cava Inferior and its Branches; Abdonminal Aorta and its Brances; Thoracic Viscera; The Vagus and the Thoracic Sympathetic Nerves; Superior Vena Cava and its Branches; Thoraic Aorta and its Branches; The Heart; Salivary Glands; Arteri... View more info

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Gone Walkabout: Confessions of a New York City Dog Walker

By: Brandow, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Michael Brandow: 2019

Seller ID: 2294538

ISBN: 1093278005

Condition: Fine


A fine copy. 2019 Trade Paperback. 197 pp. Pounding the pavements of downtown Manhattan for twenty years and always on the move, a gnarly, scruffy-faced dog walker took time at the end of each day to keep a journal. Emptying his pockets of notes hastily scrawled on scraps of paper, matchbook covers, napkins, Chinese menus, leaves—whatever he could grab to record fleeting impressions while in transit—slowly he transcribed every detail, compiling this delightful tale about the dogs of average New Yorkers, the rich and famous, or just plain rich. Woven with endearing accounts of the antics of... View more info

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Cross-Country Cat

By: Calhoun, Mary

Price: $22.00

Publisher: William Morrow & Company: 1979

Seller ID: 2265019

ISBN: 0688221866

Condition: Near Fine


Sticker ghosting on jacket, jacket faintly foxed, pencil note on front jacket flap. Page ridges faintly foxed,. 1979 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. A sassy Siamese cat, stranded among snow-covered mountains, proves equal to the challenges of cross-country skiing when it becomes his only way out of the mountains. View more info

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Horoscopes for Pussy Cats

By: Campbell, Bootsie

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Arrowhead Books, Inc.: 1955

Seller ID: 2273756

Condition: Very Good


Front jacket flap price-clippped, pen mark on jacket rear. 1955 Hard Cover. Unpaginated. ...if humans can have horoscopes, why not pussy cats? From Aries to Pisces, through the twelve signs of the zodiac, the author and the artist have surveyed the heavily signs and portrayed in words and pictures the character and fate of the genus pussy cat. View more info

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Dog (Eyewitness Books)

By: Clutton-Brock, Julie

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Knopf: 1991

Seller ID: 2278982

ISBN: 0679814590

Condition: Very Good


Light foxing to page ridge. 1991 Hard Cover. The natural history, habits, and domestication of the dog are described--how it evolved from the wolf, how social behavior enables both wild and tame dogs to survive, and how each breed is different from the others. View more info

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The Cat

By: Daniels, A.C.

Price: $3.00

Publisher: Self-Published: 1933

Seller ID: 1991351

Condition: Good


Edges rubbed & creased. 1933 Stapled Binding. Veterinary remedies for cats. View more info

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A Dog of Flanders: A Christmas Story

By: De La Rame, Louisa Ouida

Price: $12.00

Publisher: M. A. Donohue & Co.: 1914

Seller ID: 2273753

Condition: Good


Light stain along page edges, pencil name on half-title page. 1914 Hard Cover. 251 pp. A Dog of Flanders is an 1872 novel by English author Marie Louise de la Ramée published with her pseudonym Ouida. It is about a Flemish boy named Nello and his dog, Patrasche and is set in Antwerp. In Japan and Korea the novel has been a children's classic for decades and was adapted into several Japanese films and anime.[1] Since the 1980s, the Belgian board of tourism caught on to the phenomenon and built two monuments honoring the story to please East-Asian tourists. There is a small statue of Nello and ... View more info

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The Three-Four Kittens

By: Dell, Stanley

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Henry Holt and Company: 1941

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by illustrator

Seller ID: 2266329

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Signed by illustrator (Charlotte Jean Lamont) without inscription. No jacket, top page ridge faintly foxed. 1941 Large Hardcover. 95 pp. A story about four kittens with black-and-white illustrations by Charlotte Jean Lamont. View more info

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Cats Are Better Than Dogs

By: Dizick, Missy

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2285616

ISBN: 0385468482

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Sticker adhesive on rear panel of jacket, front jacket flap price-clipped. 1993 Small Hard Cover. A colorfully inventive, illustrated argument for the natural superiority of cats offers incontrovertible and wittily insightful evidence, including feline economy, engineering, and philosophy. View more info

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Cats Know Best

By: Eisler, Colin

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Dial Books: 1988

Seller ID: 2265295

ISBN: 0803705034

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket spine lightly toned, front jacket flap clipped with price intact. 1988 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. Cats know how to keep warm or cool, find food, play, keep clean, and take care of their kittens. View more info

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

By: Eliot, T.S.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich Publishers: 1982

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 2294322

ISBN: 0151686564

Condition: Very Good


Reprint. Jacket price clipped. 1982 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 56 pp. 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. View more info

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...And Then There was Penny

By: Elliott, Audrey

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Fithian Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 2267502

ISBN: 1564742504

Condition: Fine


First edition. Signed by author with inscription: Dear Liana--Hoping you grow up to love dogs like I have! Audrey Elliott, June 1998. A fine copy. 99 pp. Here is a portfolio of portraits of dogs--pets who were more than animals; animals who were companions and friends and constant sources of joy, amusement, and love. View more info

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Lassie: Adventure in Alaska (A Big Little Book)

By: Elrick, George S.

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Whitman Publishing Company: 1967

Seller ID: 2287525

Condition: Very Good


Edges lightly rubbed. 1967 Small Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 248 pp. Lassie and her master Corey travel to the Alaskan wilderness to explore the natural wonders of the region. Unfortunately, they are trapped in the midst of a violent earthquake (this was written only four years after the 9.9 earthquake that all but destroyed Anchorage). Corey is badly injured. Lassie must go for help. Corey must survive until she returns. In LASSIE: ADVENTURE IN ALASKA, the young reader is introduced to the Tlingit Indians and their traditional way of life, and to the fact that Na... View more info

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My Patients and Other Animals: A Veterinarian's Stories of Love, Loss, and Hope

By: Fincham-Gray, Suzy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Spiegel & Grau: 2018

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2294449

ISBN: 0812998189

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 2018 Hard Cover. 270 pp. 8vo. A moving memoir of a life spent in the company of animals—a veterinarian sheds light on the universal experience of loving, healing, and losing our beloved pets, and the many ways they change our lives. The pursuit of a childhood dream has taken Suzy Fincham-Gray on a journey in veterinary medicine from pastoral farms on the English–Welsh border to emergency rooms in urban American animal hospitals, with thousands of stories collected along the way. In this unforgettable literary debut, she writes about some of the most emotionally challenging a... View more info

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Cat Catalog: The Ultimate Cat Book

By: Fireman, Judy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Workman Publishing Co.: 1976

Edition: 3rd Printing

Seller ID: 2266335

ISBN: 0911104828

Condition: Good


Third printing. Edward Gorey frontispiece. Half-inch tear along spine-base, top page ridge lightly bumped, faint stain along edge of first few pages and bottom page corners. 1976 Large Softcover. 352 pp. Edward Gorey frontispiece. Brings together articles on the cat in history, legend, and literature, major breeds recognized by the Cat Fanciers' Association, and the care, health problems, behavior, training, and showing of cats View more info

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Tell Me, Cat (A Big Golden Book)

By: Fisher, Ellen

Price: $30.00

Publisher: A Golden Press Book: 1971

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2277211

Condition: Near Fine


Fourth printing. Near fine. 1971 Large Hardcover. Unpaginated. A wonderful children's book, filled with beautiful color photos and illustrations. Stitchery by Virginia Tiffany. View more info

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Love is a Happy Cat

By: Fox, Dr. Michael W.; Gans, Harry

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Newmarket Press: 1982

Seller ID: 2204116

Condition: Near Fine


Jacket lightly toned, rear jacket flap creased. 1982 Hard Cover. 111 pp. By America's popular vet/ psychologist, these 90 cartoons and sayings are a tribute to the cat, and inform on proper cat care and behavior, as well as their loving ways. A favorite of all people who love cats, the sayings present a definition of love from a cat's point of view, such as Love is a fish tank to contemplate, or Love is sitting on top of your book while you're reading. View more info

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It's a Cat's Life: True, Heartwarming Stories of Six Unforgettable Cats

By: Frazier, Anitra; Eckroate, Norma

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Berkley Books: 1990

Seller ID: 2266146

ISBN: 0425124487

Condition: Very Good


Spine lightly creased, page ridges lightly foxed. 1990 Trade Paperback. x, 164 pp. This collection of true cat adventures focuses on turning points in each cat's life while offering suggestions on cat diet and care. View more info

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More Mr. Cat and a Bit of Amber Too

By: Freedley, George

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Gramercy: 1962

Seller ID: 1955313

Condition: Very Good


Tiny tear to jacket.Very Good. 1962 Hard Cover. The continuing adventures of Mr. Cat. View more info

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The Three Lives of Thomasina (Movie Tie-In Edition)

By: Gallico, Paul

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Popular Library: 1964

Edition: Movie Tie-In Edition

Seller ID: 2287523

Condition: Good


Spine and bottom corner of front wrapper creased, ink stamp on blurb page, pages lightly toned. 1964 Mass Market Paperback. We have more books available by this author!. 222 pp. Movie tie-in edition, with Patrick McGoohan on front cover. Thomasina, the Cat Who Thought She Was God or Thomasina is a 1957 novel by Paul Gallico about a cat, owned by a child whose strict father must learn that love is powerful enough to help others. The book was adapted for the 1963 Disney film The Three Lives of Thomasina. View more info

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The Animal's Companion: People and Their Pets, a 26,000-Year Love Story

By: Harvey, Jacky Colliss

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers: 2019

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2294527

ISBN: 0316466212

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. Front flap of jacket price-clipped. 2019 Hard Cover. 294 pp. Includes color plates. In The Animal's Companion, the acclaimed social anthropologist and author of Red: A History of the Redhead turns her keen eye for cultural investigation toward uncovering why humans have such a strong desire to share everyday life with pets. It's a history that can be traced back to a cave in France where anthropologists discovered evidence of a boy and his dog taking a walk together -- 26,000 years ago. From those preserved foot and paw prints, Jacky Colliss Harvey draws on literary, artistic, a... View more info

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One Little Kitten

By: Hoban, Tana

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Scholastic: 1981

Seller ID: 2280455

ISBN: 0590308947

Condition: Good


Lightly toned. 1981 Soft Cover. An easy-to-read children's picture book, with scant text, featuring full-page b&w photos of an adventurous kitten. View more info