Unable to add item to Wish List. Paperback. Unable to add item to List. Angry. Times 20101223 These classic cat poems which sum up all the different kinds of cats there can be are given a delightful new look by bestselling Gruffalo illustrator Axel Scheffler. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. © 2008-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates, includes free international wireless delivery via. CDN$25.12. He settled in England in 1915 and published his first book of poems in 1917. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 24, 2020. Must Read Before Watching Cats Performance, Reviewed in the United States on November 28, 2019. He settled in England in 1915, the year in which he married Vivienne Haigh-Wood and also met his contemporary Ezra Pound for the first time. Pictures are specially good. FABER AND FABER LTD.; Main edition (January 1, 2001). Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats: with illustrations by Rebecca Ashdown (Faber Children's Classics). Almost brand new condition. Bought this to remind me of my trip to see cats the musical.The book and illustrations are lovely. Cry. A stunning new edition of T. S. Eliot's beloved cat poems Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, containing beautiful original colour illustrations by Axel Scheffler. Cats: The Musical (Commemorative Edition). I'm so glad I did, it's especially good for reading aloud. Only 1 left in stock - order soon. Please try again. It also made the musical even more enjoyable than the first time I saw it without having read this. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages that interest you. Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, Illustrated Edition Paperback. In 2010, Faber published How to Keep a Pet Squirrel, a gift book for adults. Find all the books, read about the author and more. Scheffler's cats are cuddly creatures with expressive eyes through which the cats convey the hilarity and nonsense of T S Eliot's verses. Lovely illustrations in this wonderful collection of poems! Cry. . Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Thomas Stearns Eliot was born in St Louis, Missouri in 1888. Old Possum's Book of Practical CATS: Cats Movie Tie-in, Foreign Language Learning for Children (Books), © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Love. Exactly as advertised and in great condition. Most poems are the work of individual readers, but the occasional duets and choral renderings are effective. The book features all the poems and is really fun to flip through and read with children, I find myself wanting my own copy. Classic children's, and older!,short book of poems, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 28 January 2019. The book features all the poems and is really fun to flip through and read with children, I find myself wanting my own copy. I went to see the movie and decided I should make myself conversant with the poems ... and they're quite charming! 264. 5 star 85% 4 star 10% 3 star 2% 2 star 1% 1 star 1% How does Amazon calculate star ratings? You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. The poetry within is fun, clever and entertaining. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer. Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats, Illustrated Edition: Written by T. S. Eliot, 1982 Edition, (Illustrated) Publisher: Mariner Books [Paperback] T. S. Eliot. In his book of practical cats, Old Possum, (1888 -- 1965), a great modernist poet, let his hair down. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 18, 2017. These promotions will be applied to this item: Thomas Stearns Eliot was born in St Louis, Missouri, in 1888. ;-), Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 21, 2016. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 24, 2020. stream CDN$25.12. Download one of the Free Kindle apps to start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, and computer. In 1919 Poems was hand-printed by Leonard and Virginia Woolf. The Times, 'A lovely edition of an old favourite . Please try your request again later. %��������� x�Z[s��~?�bg�0c��@�lEm��MҰ��X~�D��-4%:տ�˷{HP�O�9�{�v�}���+e��)2��֟�?����n(w�n���ܝ{���aߙ%ݺ���+cY�g�a�n����iX�22U����lfϘ��J��7SהЯ�҂����־�?����|����̈́��#`z�b�kla� :��c�*@Sr5�5��a�21� �~Bi�]̜掉YVe��Y��� �Єf�_J���L�� This is a brightly coloured large format book, to read with children. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Good delivery and product. An old favourite of mine which I will pass on to my Grandchildren. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats: With Illustrations by Rebecca Ashdown (Faber Children's Classics) by Eliot, T. S. (2014) Paperback. In order to navigate out of this carousel, please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. The tales of Mr. Mistoffelees the trickmaster, old Deuteronomy, a laid-back cat, Rum Tum Tugger, a contrary cat, and Macavity, the famous master criminal, are dramatized by Richard Briers, Alan Cumming, Nigel Davenport, Andrew Sachs, and Juliet Stevenson. LoveReading4Kids. One of my favourite books. I have since bought this book as a present to my niece & of course, she loves it. © 2008-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. L�=�| .��[@���℗�`+c�gD����;x�Rz�_��܈&���^����(Ԩ�P��h���A?�l��U�l�S1mm��]��{Y�R�yZL�)�ef|��)Yl ,8���+���܁���k�L�A�E${�. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. Only 1 left in stock - order soon. I enjoyed the quality of the cover and pages as well as the poems.Especially the Song of the Jellicles.My uncle bought me this and I was happy to read it. Please try again. Daughter loves the book, poetry is excellent the presentation is lovely and the illustrations are beautiful line drawing. I didn’t realize the play was written word for word from the poems! Approved third parties also use these tools in connection with our display of ads. Lovely book, great poems and my son loves them too. Then, the poetry and the cat led me to T.S. %PDF-1.3 --This text refers to an alternate, The inspiration for the Broadway hit Cats, this collection of free-verse poems--very British and somewhat dated--describes the exploits and foibles of such felines as contrary and difficult Rum Tum Tugger and laid-back Old Deuteronomy. Bought this book for my daughter's boyfriend because he has cats but he hasn't read it yet. See search results for this author. Please try again. I feel it would be a hard heart indeed that wouldn't be touched by reading this. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on March 17, 2018. Lovely pictures of the various cats. Eliot (Author) › Visit Amazon's T.S. Reviewed in the United States on January 31, 2020. Please try your request again later. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. �9((6������I�~���1��p���� �l������ E�3�f���|�`�']�ŢPн5�3&3k#����Ћ ���� � �$��=��;\��:��eo�*�6�wS� z^�`U����Ғ�g�o,�_� y��+X��4l�_���%VE�� ��lb�(�?�L�����Uʊ���,���A0�>к Reviewed in the United Kingdom on June 26, 2014, Reading this takes me straight back to my youth. Unable to add item to Wish List. Find Cranky Cat! Reviewed in the United States on December 13, 2017. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 23, 2020. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats: with illustrations by Rebecca Ashdown (Faber Children's…. ";�1���6%g7߽���ƦUW�sp��&q�. Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats: with illustrations by Rebecca Ashdown (Faber Children's Classics). And they say that all the Cats whose wicked deeds are widely known (I might mention Mungojerrie, I might mention Griddlebone) Are nothing more than agents for the Cat who all the time Just controls their operations: the Napoleon of Crime!” ― T.S. Lovely way to get young children into classic poetry. Please try again. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. Lovely presentation of this great book. You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Loved these poems as a child, seen the musical a few times. Second, I adopted a pet cat -- a little calico -- some months ago after more that 15 years without one. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1 . One of my favourite books. Fun book is the basis for the musical "Cats". Throughout the 1930s he composed the now famous poems about Macavity, Old Deuteronomy, Mr Mistoffelees and many other cats, under the name of 'Old Possum'. I feel it would be a hard heart indeed that wouldn't be touched by reading this. An edition of Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats with Axel's illustrations was published by Faber in 2009. A fine compliment to the musical. Born in Germany, Axel now lives in London. I read it to my cats, and they approve. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. 'If cats, witchy or not, are your child's thing don't miss the new Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats.' Great for the “Cats” fanatic in your life- especially a young one. His doctoral thesis was on F. H. Bradley. In order to navigate out of this carousel, please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Customer reviews. Axel Scheffler as always is amazing and really brings the stories and characters to life. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948. : Funny Advice and Hilarious Cartoons to Help You ... Thomas Stearns Eliot was born in St Louis, Missouri, in 1888. He received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1948. The cover is more durable than most pocket books. Reviewed in the United States on January 18, 2020. I did however change one of the words describing some Siamese cats ('Chinks') which is not a word I'd want my grandchildren to use! The poems which concern cats are presented here. 1-Click ordering is not available for this item. Please try again. Bought the book after discovering that a film was being made about musical and it renewed my interest. More items to explore. Find all the books, read about the author and more. 348. Lovely pictures of the various cats. 248. As the book was coming from the US I was slightly worried, though it turned out brilliantly. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Eliot Page. Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats: with illustrations by Rebecca Ashdown, Cats: The Musical (Commemorative Edition), Cats (2019) (Blu-ray +DVD + Digital) (Bilingual). No Kindle device required. Prime members enjoy Free Two-Day Shipping, Free Same-Day or One-Day Delivery to select areas, Prime Video, Prime Music, Prime Reading, and more. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. it will be enjoyed again and again.' Neatly illustrated by the man who illustrated The Gruffalo. 302. Next. Sorry, there was a problem saving your cookie preferences. Cute . Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 21 May 2017. 62. Liner notes include a list of the poems and their readers. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on January 23, 2020. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 19 May 2020. Bought this to remind me of my trip to see cats the musical.The book and illustrations are lovely. His first collection of essays, The Sacred Wood, appeared in 1920. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Eliot, Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats Pictures are specially good. Scholastic: Read Me 20110419 It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. A stunning new gift edition of this much-loved classic, with the celebrated black-and-white illustrations by Edward Gorey.