Macavity

The Mystery Cat

Author: Thomas Stearns Eliot

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780571308132

Category: Cats

Page: 32

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Macavity' (the mystery cat!) is one of the best-loved poems from T. S. Eliot's "Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats - "the inspiration for "Cats: The Musical -" beloved by generations of children and their parents. Now, Macavity is given a new life in this stunning picture book with illustrations from Arthur Robins that perfectly convey all the wit and humor of Eliot's creation. Perfect for ages 3+, children (and parents) will love reading aloud about T.S. Eliot's best-loved cat. To sit alongside other classics such as "The Gruffalo," "The Tiger Who Came to Tea," and Spot.
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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

Author: Thomas Stearns Eliot,Axel Scheffler

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780547248271

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

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T. S. Eliot's playful cat poems were originally composed for his godchildren, with Eliot posing as Old Possum himself, and later inspired the legendary musical "Cats." Now with vibrant illustrations by the award-winning Axel Scheffler.
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Skimbleshanks

The Railway Cat

Author: T. S. Eliot

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 0571324843

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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We must find him or the train can't start! All aboard as Skimbleshanks, the Railway Cat, stars in the third picture-book pairing from Arthur Robins and T. S. Eliot's Old Possum's cats, set on the Night Mail train where Skimble won't let anything go wrong.
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Macavity's Not There!

A Lift-the-Flap Book

Author: T. S. Eliot

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780571328635

Category:

Page: 16

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Macavity's a ginger cat, he's very tall and thin; You would know him if you saw him, for his eyes are sunken in. He's ... Uh oh! Macavity's not there! Young readers will love searching for Macavity and searching for clues as he carries out his mischief. From the looted larder to the plundered jewel-case, the flaps will reveal a hilarious trail of cat-like destruction, leading delighted readers to The Mystery Cat himself. To sit alongside classic lift-the-flap books such as "Where's Spot? "and "Dear Zoo."
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Jellicle Cats

Author: T.S. Eliot

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 0571333427

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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Jellicle Cats come one and all. Jellicles come to the Jellicle Ball. Join the Jellicle Cats under the Jellicle Moon in the forth picture-book pairing from Arthur Robins and T. S. Eliot's Old Possum's cats, as they dance the night away. To sit alongside other classics such as The Gruffalo, The Tiger Who Came to Tea, and Spot.
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Old Possum`s Book of Practical Cats

Cats! Some are Sane and Some are Mad and Some are Good and Some are Bad

Author: Thomas Stearns Eliot

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780571313082

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 114

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A stunning gift edition of this much-loved classic, with illustrations from Nicolas Bentley.
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Mr Mistoffelees

Author: T. S. Eliot

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780571322220

Category: Cats

Page: 32

View: 6952

The Original Conjuring Cat stars in the second picture book from T. S. Eliot and Arthur Robins - perfect for ages 3+.
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Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer

Author: T. S. Eliot

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 0571324878

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

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It was Mungojerrie! and Rumpelteazer!' - And there's nothing at all to be done about that! Join the cat-burglars Mungojerrie and Rumpleteazer in the fifth picture-book pairing from Arthur Robins and T. S. Eliot's Old Possum's cats, as they steal meat from the oven and pearls from the drawers.
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Poems

Author: T. S. Eliot

Publisher: Everyman's Library

ISBN: 0375712755

Category: Poetry

Page: 224

View: 9921

Certain of these poems first appeared in Poetry, Blast, Others, The Little Review, and Art and Letters. Contents: Gerontion; Burbank with a Baedeker: Bleistein with a Cigar; Sweeney Erect; A Cooking Egg; Le Directeur; Melange adultere de tout; Lune de Miel; The Hippopotamus; Dans le Restaurant; Whispers of Immortality; Mr. Eliot's Sunday Morning Service; Sweeney Among the Nightingales; The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock; Portrait of a Lady; Preludes; Rhapsody on a Windy Night; Morning at the Window; The Boston Evening Transcript; Aunt Helen; Cousin Nancy; Mr. Apollinax; Hysteria; Conversation Galante; La Figlia Che Pianga.
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Concise Oxford Dictionary of Quotations

Author: Susan Ratcliffe

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199567077

Category: Reference

Page: 592

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Based on the 7th ed. of the Oxford dictionary of quotations. Includes extensive coverage of literary and historical quotations and contains up-to-date material from today's influential literary and cultural figures. Includes 1,000 new quotes in categories such as catchphrases, film lines, official advice, and political slogans.
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Canada's Early Nuclear Policy

Fate, Chance, and Character

Author: Brian Buckley

Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

ISBN: 9780773520776

Category: History

Page: 172

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The advent of nuclear weapons introduced a complex new factor into world politics, drawing a line through history and ensuring that international relations would never be the same. By both accident and design, Canada was a central player in the new nuclear era, as countries grappled with the implications of this revolutionary new development. Canada's decision, unique among pioneer atomic powers, not to acquire a nuclear arsenal has been used to buttress widely differing political agendas, while the factors that shaped the policy-making process have been largely ignored.
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Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats

with illustrations by Rebecca Ashdown

Author: T. S. Eliot

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 0571311873

Category: Performing Arts

Page: 128

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'The cat himself knows and will never confess...' 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 companion to the Andrew Lloyd Webber stage show.
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The Ride-by-Nights

Author: Walter de la Mare

Publisher: Faber & Faber

ISBN: 0571307205

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 32

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Up on their brooms the Witches stream, Crooked and black in the crescent's gleam It's Halloween and a family is preparing to go trick-or-treating. Little do they know that up above them a coven of witches flies unseen through the starry sky... Carolina's stunning illustrations beautifully illuminate Walter de la Mare's thrilling, magical poem, published as a picture book for the first time.
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The T.s. Eliot Collection

Author: T. S. Eliot

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781535313971

Category:

Page: 168

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T.S. Eliot was an American-born British poet, playwright, and social critic. The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock earned Eliot fame as it was considered one of the greatest poems of the Modernist movement. This collection includes the following: POETRY: The Wasteland (a collection of 5 poems) Over 30 other poems SHORT STORY: Eeldrop and Appleplex ESSAYS: Ezra Pound: His Metric and Poetry The Sacred Wood: (a collection of essays on poetry and criticism)
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Norbert's Big Dream

Author: Lori Degman

Publisher: Triangle Interactive, Inc.

ISBN: 1684444446

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: N.A

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Norbert is a pig with a dream. It doesn't matter if the other farm animals snicker behind his back, Norbert has always dreamed of swimming the English Channel. He's been preparing and training and finally he's ready for the big swim! But where exactly is the English Channel?! Will Norbert have to give up on his dreams or will his friends come to the rescue after all? A sweet, funny story about dreaming big.
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Logan's Run

Author: William F. Nolan,George Clayton Johnson

Publisher: Bluewater Productions

ISBN: N.A

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 148

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Logan has been trained to kill, born and bred from conception to be the best of the best, but his time is short. HeÕs nearing the end of his life. Age 21, when every citizen reports for Deep Sleep. But before his life ends heÕs got one final mission: find and destroy Sanctuary, a fabled haven for those that chose to defy the system. William F. NolanÕs masterpiece of dystopian future once again races into the 23rd Century with this all-new comic book adaptation of LOGANÕS RUN. When Last Day comes, will you lie down and dieÉ or run!
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The Poems of T. S. Eliot

Author: T. S. Eliot

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781546902010

Category:

Page: 68

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A collection of T. S. Eliot's poetry.Included are:The Waste LandGerontionBurbank with a Baedeker: Bleistein with a CigarSweeney ErectA Cooking EggLe DirecteurM�lange adult�re de toutLune de MielThe HippopotamusDans le RestaurantWhispers of ImmortalityMr. Eliot's Sunday Morning ServiceSweeney Among the NightingalesThe Love Song of J. Alfred PrufrockPortrait of a LadyPreludesRhapsody on a Windy NightMorning at the WindowThe Boston Evening TranscriptAunt HelenCousin NancyMr. ApollinaxHysteriaConversation GalanteLa Figlia Che PiangeThe Love Song of J. Alfred PrufrockPortrait of a LadyPreludesRhapsody on a Windy NightMorning at the WindowThe Boston Evening TranscriptAunt HelenCousin NancyMr. ApollinaxHysteriaConversation GalanteLa Figlia Che Piange
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Planet Cat

A Cat-Alog

Author: Sandra Choron,Harry Choron,Arden Moore

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780618812592

Category: Pets

Page: 403

View: 9959

Presents more than four hundred lists on various information on cats, including cat breeds, training, and behavior, as well as such topics as famous cats in history, cat food recipes, and gifts for pampered cats.
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Six Dots

A Story of Young Louis Braille

Author: Jennifer Bryant

Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 0449813371

Category: Blind teachers

Page: 36

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Louis Braille was just five years old when he lost his sight. He was a clever boy, determined to live like everyone else, and what he wanted more than anything was to be able to read. Even at the school for the blind in Paris, there were no books for him. And so he invented his own alphabet a whole new system for writing that could be read by touch. A system so ingenious that it is still used by the blind community today.
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Noisy Farm Sounds

Author: S. A. M. TAPLIN

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781474921213

Category:

Page: 10

View: 8041

Press the pages of this enchantingly illustrated book to hear the farmyard world come to life. Little children will love discovering the animals and all the other things making noises on the busy farm; there's a noisy tractor, a crowing cockerel, buzzing bees, a mooing cow, cheaping chicks and more. Also includes lots of die-cuts and peep-holes alongside the sounds, creating a multi-sensory, interactive activity. Provides a great introduction to farmyard animals with plenty of items to look and spot for eager eyes and little fingers.
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