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Centuries of cats, in art and the written word

Claudia de Lys

Centuries of cats, in art and the written word

by Claudia de Lys

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Published by Silvermine Publishers in Norwalk .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cats in art.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 88-91.

    Statementby Claudia de Lys and Frances Rhudy.
    ContributionsRhudy, Frances, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNX650.C3 L9
    The Physical Object
    Pagination93 p.
    Number of Pages93
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4766897M
    ISBN 100873210205
    LC Control Number78120176

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