The Everlasting Cat

The Everlasting Cat

by Mildred Kirk
     
 

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A delightful book for all animal lovers, The Everlasting Cat takes an historical look at the cat's unique hold on the human imagination and points out its place in religion, folklore, and literature, presenting a refreshing approach to understanding our perception of the feline mystique. Carefully researched, this fascinating volume addresses the myths and…  See more details below

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A delightful book for all animal lovers, The Everlasting Cat takes an historical look at the cat's unique hold on the human imagination and points out its place in religion, folklore, and literature, presenting a refreshing approach to understanding our perception of the feline mystique. Carefully researched, this fascinating volume addresses the myths and superstitions about cats in such contexts as philosophy, legend, folklore, fairy tales and ancient civilizations, sometimes startling the reader with the stranger beliefs about cats and the bizarre roles assigned to them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780879512316
Publisher:
Overlook Press, The
Publication date:
12/28/1985
Pages:
208
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 5.00(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

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