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The Sophisticated cat

a gathering of stories, poems, and miscellaneous writings about cats

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Dutton in New York, N.Y., U.S.A .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cats -- Literary collections.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementchosen by Joyce Carol Oates and Daniel Halpern.
    ContributionsOates, Joyce Carol, 1938-, Halpern, Daniel, 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6071.C3 S65 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 396 p. ;
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1744052M
    ISBN 100525935223
    LC Control Number92052884
    OCLC/WorldCa25706620

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    Polish author Maciej Wojtyszko 's children's books feature a character named Macavity the Cat polish Kot Makawitya criminal mastermind who loses a chess duel with dog detective Kajetan Chrumps and is then persuaded to become Chrumps' assistant. We use this information to create a better experience for all users. He is referred to as a "fiend in feline shape, a monster of depravity" and has been suspected of stifling Pekesvandalismtheft, cheating at cards, espionage and controlling an organised crime ring with MungojerrieRumpleteazer and Griddlebone among the members. The poem also says: "His brow is deeply lined in thought, his head is highly domed; His coat is dusty from neglect, his whiskers are uncombed. Munkustrap and Alonzo come to her defense and, in a dramatic cat fight, battle him.

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Research and analytics cookies These cookies help us understand user behavior within our services. First book: On What Grounds Flavia de Luce by Alan Bradley Set in s England, this series features eleven-year-old Flavia de Luce, a precocious child with a passion for chemistry and solving murders.

For example, they let us know which features and sections are most popular. This information helps us design a better experience for all users. By signing up you agree to our Terms of Service. I love the ghosts! In the movie Logan's RunPeter Ustinov 's character says, "You're full of secrets as Macavity" and then quotes from the poem.

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She runs a vintage clothing store in San Francisco and uses her special skills to investigate murders on the side. He is often portrayed with very long claws and wild dark hair.

Keep an eye on your inbox. Starring an Atlanta paralegal and her mama, this one has great family relationships. As seen in the film production and most stage performances, he appears to be capable of performing some form of hypnosis. He's the bafflement of Scotland Yard, the Flying Squad's despair: For when they reach the scene of crime — Macavity's not there!

End: And they say that all the Cats whose wicked deeds are widely known I might mention Mungojerrie, I might mention Griddlebone Are nothing more than agents for the Cat who all the time Just controls their operations: the Napoleon of Crime! First book: Blanche on the Lam Body Movers by Stephanie Bond Debutante-turned-shopgirl Carlotta has a lot to handle: fugitive parents, a gambling addicted brother, loan shark debts, and a part time job moving bodies for the morgue.

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