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O'Mara, Lesley

Overview
Works: 37 works in 113 publications in 11 languages and 2,774 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Miscellanea  Humor  Short stories  Conversation and phrase books  Anecdotes  Terms and phrases  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other
Classifications: PN6120.95.C3, 808.8310836
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Publications about Lesley O'Mara
Publications by Lesley O'Mara
Most widely held works by Lesley O'Mara
Great cat tales ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in English and held by 492 libraries worldwide
This collection represents the cream of cat stories chosen for cat lovers by cat lovers. Included here are wonderfully crafted stories by such authors as Mark Twain, Doris Lessing, Emile Zola, Colette, P.G. Wodehouse, Rudyard Kipling, Patricia Highsmith, James Herriot and many others. Anyone who has ever shared a home with a cat knows how charming, lovable and unpredictable they can be. And it is not surprising that they have provided inspiration to some of the world's finest writers
Best horse stories ( Book )
8 editions published between 1991 and 1998 in English and Czech and held by 394 libraries worldwide
A collection of 18 horse stories written by well-known authors, including Charles Dickens, Mark Twain, James Herriot and Anna Sewell
Best dog stories ( Book )
7 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 389 libraries worldwide
Outstanding authors Virginia Woolf, P.G. Wodehouse, G.K. Chesterton, Jack London, James Herriot, O. Henry and many others have contributed to this touching collection of stories that pay tribute to man's and woman's best friend. Black-and-white line art
Best cat stories ( Book )
7 editions published between 1989 and 1994 in 5 languages and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Includes short stories about cats by "Lewis Carroll, Colette, Paul Gallico, Doris Lessing, Samuel Lover, Charles Perrault, and Saki."
Greatest cat stories : various authors by Lesley O'Mara( Book )
9 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 187 libraries worldwide
A collection of stories about cats from such noted writers as Herriot, Kipling, Twain, Whitelaw and Beresford
Favourite cat stories ( Book )
11 editions published between 1992 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Verhalen van Angelsaksische auteurs over katten
My own book of animal stories by Lesley O'Mara( Book )
7 editions published between 1991 and 2004 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Finest children's stories with feature animal characters
Best-loved cat stories ( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 143 libraries worldwide
This collection of 30 short stories on the mystery and magic of cats will make a perfect gift for all cat lovers and great reading from an impressive collection of authors. Includes James Herriott, Lewis Carroll, Mark Twain, Cleveland Amory, and many more
Which way to the vomitorium? : vernacular Latin for all occasions ( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Tired of feeling like "The Ugly American" every time you visit the Vatican' Fed up with having to consult a dictionary when all you want to say is, "I've just been run over by a chariot!"' Well, now you can prepare yourself for almost every papal problem and haphazard happenstance with Which Way to the Vomitorium': Vernacular Latin for All Occasions. Enhance your small talk at dinner parties with such gems as "Esne ebrius iterum'" (Are you drunk again') and "Suntne illi glires novi'" (Are these dormice fresh'). Relive the tedium of traveling by introducing your children to Latin with "Paene adventimus'" (Are we nearly there yet'). With over 450 phrases and a recipe for "liquamen," Lesley O'Mara's Which Way to the Vomitorium' will have you leading that ancient Roman lifestyle in no time, teaching you everything you need to know if you want to properly pontificate with the Pontiff or survive in the Old World neighborhoods of Pompeii
Cats' miscellany by Lesley O'Mara( Book )
12 editions published between 2005 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 98 libraries worldwide
Cats' Miscellany is a different kind of book: a compendium of facts, myths, anecdotes, statistics, misconceptions, historical information and even more, about cats down the centuries. Arranged as a true miscelllany, the book is an extraordinary box of delights that can be read from cover to cover, or dipped into on the reader's whim. Here are true stories of famous cats, quotations, figures, legends, practical advice, biological and physiological information, strange tales(and tails)-and everywhere, cats: famous or notorious, beautiful or scarred, clever or dopey, young or old, great or small, from every age of man's long, admiring and utterly subservient association with the feline maste race. Decorated with charming black-and-white illustrations throughout, peppered with sayings and quotations from such luminaries as Leonardo, Colette, Mark Twain, Garrison Kellor, T.S. Eliot, and Dr. Johnson, and peopled with magnificent cats and the humans who have owned and loved them, Cats' Miscellany is a book to entrance cat lovers the world over
Cats miscellany : everything you always wanted to know about our feline friends by Lesley O'Mara( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of facts, quotations, and anecdotes about cats
Kattenkrabbels ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Dutch and held by 23 libraries worldwide
Verhalen van Angelsaksische auteurs over katten
Veni, vidi, vici by Lesley O'Mara( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Kattenkrabbels ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in Dutch and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Verhalen van Angelsaksische auteurs over katten
Le più belle storie di gatti ( Book )
4 editions published between 1990 and 2000 in Italian and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Rakkaimmat eläinsatuni ( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 2000 in Finnish and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Le più belle storie di cani ( Book )
2 editions published between 1991 and 2000 in Italian and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Les plus belles histoires de chats ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Katten som kunde flyga och 15 andra berättelser om katter ( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in Swedish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
23 berättelser om katter ( Book )
2 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in Swedish and held by 3 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
O'Marová, Lesley
オマーラ, レスリー
Languages
English (60)
Finnish (6)
Italian (6)
Dutch (6)
Swedish (4)
Czech (4)
French (3)
German (2)
Danish (2)
Japanese (1)
Polish (1)
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