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Old Possum"s Book of Practical Cats (Audio, Faber)

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Free download or read online Old Possums Book of Practical Cats pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by T.S. Eliot. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of 56 pages and is available in Hardcover format.

The main characters of this classics, fiction story are Macavity, Growltiger/5. If the book is under copyright in your country, do not download or redistribute this file. Title: Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats Author: Eliot, T.

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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats book. Read 1, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Eliot's playful cat poems have delight /5. Thomas Stearns Eliot was born in in St. Louis, Missouri, and became a British subject in The acclaimed poet of The Waste Land, Four Quartets, and Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, among numerous other poems, prose, and works of drama, won the Nobel Prize for Literature in Reviews: This custom made eBook of T.S.

Eliot’s Old Possum’s Guide of Practical Cats was created from a scan of the Harcourt-Brace-Jovanovich edition. The illustrations are a mix of those found in the HBJ edition by Edward Gorey and from artist Errol Le Cain.4/5(32). There is a discreetly authorial ‘T.S.

Eliot’ at the top, but the central banner statement is: ‘Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats’. Eliot was nicknamed ‘Old Possum’ by his close comrade in modernist poetry, Ezra Pound (il miglior fabbro, ‘the better craftsman’, as he is hailed in the dedication to The Waste Land). ― T.S. Eliot, quote from Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats About the author T.S.

Eliot Born place: in St. Louis, Missouri, The United States Born. On the surface, Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats is a surprising change of pace, coming as it does from one of the most serious and, as some regard him, gloomy poets of.

A stunning new edition of T. Eliot's beloved cat poems Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, containing beautiful original colour illustrations by Axel Scheffler. Cats. Some are sane, some are mad and some are good and some are bad.

Meet magical Mr Mistoffelees, sleepy Old Deuteronomy and curious Rum Tum Tugger/5(). To celebrate Old Possum's 75th anniversary we have commissioned lively new illustrations from Rebecca Ashdown for T.S. Eliot's original book of Practical Cats.

Featuring Macavity, the Mystery Cat; Mr Mistofelees, the Original Conjuring Cat; Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer and all the gang, this is a must for every child's bookshelf and is a great. The Paperback of the Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats by T. Eliot, Edward Gorey | at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or /5(13). Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats is a book of comic verse by the American modernist poet T S Eliot. The works contained are ‘nonsense’ poems in the tradition of Edward Lear.

Though this seems surprising given the seriousness of the rest of Eliot’s output, The Waste Land (), for example, contains passages of nursery rhyme and popular song.

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Eliot's playful cat poems have delighted readers and cat lovers around the world ever since they were first published in They were originally composed for his godchildren, with Eliot posing as Old Possum himself, and later inspired the legendary musical Cats. [Suggest a different description.].

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InT. Eliot published Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats through the publishing house Faber and Faber, where he served as an book of light verse was the basis of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Cats, which was first produced in London's West End in and opened on Broadway the followingWebber’s musical was adapted in turn by.

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Some are sane, some are. A description of tropes appearing in Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats. A collection of cat poems written by T. Eliot. They were largely written for his. Item #ELIOT, T. OLD POSSUM'S BOOK OF PRACTICAL CATS. London: Faber & Faber, First Illustrated Edition.

8vo. 50pp. Color illustrations by Nicholas Bentley. Cream cloth boards stamped with colored design to front and lettered in red to spine.

Bottom edge trimmed. Small stain to rear board. Very Good in lightly soiled and nicked dustjacket. This Study Guide consists of approximately 31 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats.

This cat is the Gumbie cat mentioned in the first chapter of the book. Jennyanydots spends. Oscar-winning actor Jeremy Irons brings much-loved characters such as Skimbleshanks and Macavity to life in his reading of TS Eliot's Old Possum's Book of.

Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats is a lively and entertaining look at the amusing antics of cats and the foibles of people. The cat owner will recognize many instances of familiar feline behavior, and the perceptive reader will see numerous parallels to human attitudes and behavior.

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We have 1 answer for the clue "Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats" the results below. Possible Answers: ELIOT; Related Clues: Ness of "The Untouchables". Originally broadcast on BBC Radio 4, Jeremy Irons' perceptive reading illuminates the poetry of T.

Eliot in all its complexity. Major poems range from 'The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock' through the post-war desolation of 'The Waste Land' and the spiritual struggle of 'Ash-Wednesday', to the enduring charm of 'Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats'.

The Illustrated Old Possum: Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats by T.S. Eliot and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats provided the lyrics for Andrew Lloyd Webber's dance musical Cats, which has been performed all over the world for the past 25 years.

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These lovable cat poems were written by T. S. Eliot for his godchildren and friends in the thirties. They have delighted generations of children since, and inpired Andrew Lloyd Webber's brilliant musical Cats. Rebecca Ashdown pp.

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As Valerie Eliot has pointed out, there are a number of references to cats in T.S. Eliot's work, but it was to his godchildren, particularly Tom Faber and Alison Tandy, in the s, that he first revealed himself as "Old Possum" and for whom he composed his poemsPages: