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The Resource Meow : cat stories from around the world, by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Hala Wittwer

Meow : cat stories from around the world, by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Hala Wittwer

Label
Meow : cat stories from around the world
Title
Meow
Title remainder
cat stories from around the world
Statement of responsibility
by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Hala Wittwer
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Why are cats and mice enemies? Why do cats always land on their feet? Are cats as smart as they seem? Here's a story behind each of these feline traits. For centuries, people everywhere, from Tibet to Oman to Scotland to the United States, have been fascinated with cats and their intriguing personalities. In this captivating collection, New York Times best-selling author Jane Yolen has gathered and adapted cat stories, sayings, and nursery rhymes from around the world. The glowing jewel-like illustrations of cats galore in their native homes have been lavishly painted by Hala Wittwer
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yolen, Jane
Dewey number
398.24/529752
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ8.1.Y815
LC item number
Me 2005
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wittwer, Hala
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Cats
  • Tales
  • Cats
  • Folklore
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Meow : cat stories from around the world, by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Hala Wittwer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 40)
Contents
The Mouse and the cat -- Nursery rhymes -- The King of the cats -- The cat and the fox (Aesop) -- Rambé and Ambé -- What people say about cats -- The pious cat -- Why tiger is angry at cat -- The cat and the hen (Aesop) -- Cat and Rat -- Why the cat falls on her feet -- Selected reading
Control code
ocm49760574
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9780060291624
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2002006380
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)49760574
Label
Meow : cat stories from around the world, by Jane Yolen ; illustrated by Hala Wittwer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 40)
Contents
The Mouse and the cat -- Nursery rhymes -- The King of the cats -- The cat and the fox (Aesop) -- Rambé and Ambé -- What people say about cats -- The pious cat -- Why tiger is angry at cat -- The cat and the hen (Aesop) -- Cat and Rat -- Why the cat falls on her feet -- Selected reading
Control code
ocm49760574
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
40 p.
Isbn
9780060291624
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2002006380
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)49760574

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