Roll over image to magnify
Product Information

Secrets of the Cat: Its Lore, Legend & Lives

What is really going on behind those luminous feline eyes?

Affectionate yet aloof, intelligent and inquisitive yet dangerously careless, the more-or-less domesticated house cat intrigues us as no other animal can. Now Barbara Holland offers cat lovers a fascinating, funny, and refreshingly candid look at their feline companions: their history, lore, and secrets, and their complicated relations with people and with each other.

Secrets of the Cat is a lively appreciation of cats as we know and love them, with witty analysis and fresh observations about felines both high and low. Here are Winston Churchill's ginger tom, who attended cabinet meetings; Teddy Roosevelt's cat, Slippers, who came to dinner; and even the author's own George II, who was bitten by a mouse and adopted by a blue jay. Barbara Holland's warm, vivid speculations on cats' lives and times—on their social, psychic, and mythological legacy, and their impenetrable mysteries—will give readers a delightful cat's-eye view of the world.

Product Notes

View All Harper Paperbacks View All Books

Secrets of the Cat: Its Lore, Legend & Lives

12 reviews
SHARE:
$13.99
  • Secrets of the Cat: Its Lore, Legend & Lives
  • $13.99
    Click this item for delivery times
Total: $0.00
Quantity: 0
Please pick a quantity to Add to Cart
To ensure product availability in your area, please enter your 5-digit shipping zip code.

Ship To Zip:

SELECT A CART

Please choose which cart you want to add the item.

+ help

By choosing one of the above, you are able to shop for both yourself and a registrant at the same time. Once you are ready to checkout your items will be waiting for you in both your personal and registry shopping carts.

Still need assistance?

Please contact us at 1-866-SHOP-WAG (1-866-746-7924)

Product Reviews And Resources We've collected resources from around the web to help you make your purchasing decisions.

Review Snapshot

Here's your chance to write the first review!
Be a Review Hero!

Here's your chance to write the first review! Be a Review Hero!
close
Reorder Items
All My Products

Quickly reorder items you've purchased from our Familyhood sites.