That Yankee Cat: The Maine Coon

Overview

With humor and wisdom, Marilis Hornidge has answered these and other oddly difficult questions in That Yankee Cat, the best reference guide to the first truly American breed -- the Maine Coon cat. This newest revised edition includes up-to-date breeding facts, new stories, old legends, color photos, and other information essential to anyone who has fawned over a cat with ear tufts, a neck ruff, "britches," or a glorious banner-like tail. You'll also find an updated appendix listing a variety of additional ...
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Overview

With humor and wisdom, Marilis Hornidge has answered these and other oddly difficult questions in That Yankee Cat, the best reference guide to the first truly American breed -- the Maine Coon cat. This newest revised edition includes up-to-date breeding facts, new stories, old legends, color photos, and other information essential to anyone who has fawned over a cat with ear tufts, a neck ruff, "britches," or a glorious banner-like tail. You'll also find an updated appendix listing a variety of additional resources about the Maine Coon, and a comprehensive manual of cat care helpful to any cat owner, no matter what breed they fancy.
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If there is any information regarding the Maine Coon that Hornidge has not located, authenticated, corroborated, validated, certified, and presented, one would be hard put to imagine what it might be.
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If there is any information regarding the Maine Coon that Hornidge has not located, authenticated, corroborated, validated, certified, and presented, one would be hard put to imagine what it might be.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780884482437
  • Publisher: Tilbury House Publishers
  • Publication date: 9/28/2002
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 3
  • Pages: 102
  • Sales rank: 739,193
  • Product dimensions: 5.90 (w) x 8.80 (h) x 0.40 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword i
Introduction iii
1 Whence Came the Cat? 1
2 Who Helped the Cat? 10
3 Here is the Cat 23
4 Whither Goeth the Cat? 45
5 Tales of the Cat 61
6 On Peaceful Coexistence 77
7 The Home Paramedic and the Impatient Patient 92
Epilogue 101
Appendix 102
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