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Old Possum's book of practical cats

Author: T S Eliot; Axel Scheffler
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Poetry : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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T.S. Eliot's playful cat poems were originally composed for his godchildren, with Eliot posing as Old Possum himself, and later inspired the legendary musical "Cats." Now with vibrant illustrations by the award-winning Axel Scheffler.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Poetry
Juvenile poetry
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: T S Eliot; Axel Scheffler
ISBN: 9780547248271 054724827X
OCLC Number: 436453118
Description: 64 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Naming of cats --
Old Gumbie cat --
Growltiger's last stand --
Rum Tum Tugger --
Song of the Jellicles --
Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer --
Old Deuteronomy --
Pekes and the pollicles --
Mr. Mistoffelees --
Macavity: Mystery cat --
Gus: Theatre cat --
Bustopher Jones: Cat about town --
Skimbleshanks: Railway cat --
Ad-dressing of cats --
Cat Morgan introduces himself.
Responsibility: T.S. Eliot ; illustrated by Axel Scheffler.

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T.S. Eliot's playful cat poems were originally composed for his godchildren, with Eliot posing as Old Possum himself, and later inspired the legendary musical "Cats." Now with vibrant illustrations by the award-winning Axel Scheffler.

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