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Why Paint Cats: The Ethics of Feline Aesthetics

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  • Posted April 10, 2010

    Fabulously Hilarious!

    I saw this book at the office, and immediately had to find it at my B&N to have it! The colors are wonderful. It's fascinating and funny and I share it with all my cat-loving friends. It will "provoke and amuse, startle and enlighten" as the synopsis promises. Hilarious!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 25, 2007

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    I just found it sort of weird that people actually paint cats. The images were very neat but they seemed photoshopped which was kind of annoying

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 9, 2005

    ***AWESOME****

    I first recv'd some of the pictures in a e-mail thinking that someone just altered these pictures. What a AWESOME pictural of different cats and thier owners. I know that my cats would LOVE the attention that this would bring them. THANK YOU !!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 25, 2003

    what excellent, fine b******t!

    After I believed it the first time through, I realized much of the chatter was a terrific send up. I can probably do a similar job in Photoshop, but it'd be easier to paint my cats. I'm still not completely sure it's all digital. Wonderful stuff.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 10, 2003

    You Need This Book!

    This book has had everyone in stitches..It's so unique...I have never seen anything like it! The Princess is my favorite...but they really are all wonderful...I've gone through the book a good 20 times and still have yet to read any...so A+ on the photo's...great fun!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted April 19, 2003

    Cats and art - unconventional and unique!

    I am amazed at the originality and creativity of these artists. And how did they get these cats to stay still longer enough to paint?! I have shown this book to several friends and they are absolutely fascinated by the beautifully and strangely painted cats. What a conversation starter! Cat lovers and artists alike will enjoy this book. This unique book is a keeper!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 9, 2003

    Bizarre art form sweeps Italy

    If you want to have a few good laughs, read this book! There are lots of great pictures of the different kinds of cat painting out there. Some people paint their cats to camouflage into the garden or even the couch. Some people paint their cats to scare away dogs, or warn humans that the cat is blind. Most people do it just because they're so stinking rich that they can afford to blow thousands of dollars on it.

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    Posted December 28, 2008

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