Prima Publishing, Rocklin,
CA (now Penguin Random House), 1990, softcover.
art, history, literature, and folklore.
Researcher and anthologist John Richard Stephens
gathers artwork, poems, and selections from
fiction and nonfiction about cats and their
characteristics and behavior. Heavily illustrated,
this compendium on cats consists of a plethora of
short selections by such classic authors as Ernest
Hemingway, Lewis Carroll, William Wordsworth,
Edgar Allen Poe, and Mark Twain, illustrated by
artwork by Mark Twain (he's multitalented),
Renoir, Rembrandt, Leonardo da Vinci, and many
This book is a loving tribute to our favorite felines.