The Cat Men of Gotham

Tales of Feline Friendships in Old New York


Author: Peggy Gavan

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781978800229

Category: History

Page: 254

View: 1158

This book tells the stories of the tender-hearted men who adopted stray cats from the cruel streets of nineteenth- and early twentieth-century New York. Its forty-two profiles introduce us to an array of remarkable men and extraordinary cats, including sports team mascots, artists' muses, and presidential pets.

Merry Tales of the Three Wise Men of Gotham


Author: James Kirke Paulding


ISBN: 1425028195

Category: Fiction

Page: 440

View: 7157

A collection of short stories that earned praise from all sides. The book is a satire on three interesting topics: social system of Robert Owen, lawyers, and the science of phrenology. Paulding has successfully employed his style as a dagger to elucidate his chosen subjects. This literary work of art is his most triumphant production. Magnificent!

The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations


Author: Oxford University Press,TME.

Publisher: Oxford [England] : Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198601739

Category: Reference

Page: 1136

View: 9325

More than twenty thousand quotations from every era and location are combined in a comprehensive reference that also encompasses details of the earliest traceable source, birth and death dates, and career briefs for each entry, as well as a thematic and k