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T.S. Eliot

Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats

Faber and Faber Limited

1939

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First edition of one of Eliot’s poetry books for children about cats, which would become the basis of Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical Cats.

  • T. S. Eliot (American).
  • London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1939.
  • Octavo.
  • Bound in publisher’s yellow cloth, red lettering to spine, device to upper cover in red, and with original pictorial dust jacket.

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Light spotting to endpapers.

Light dust-soiling to extremities.

Short closed tear to top edge of front panel.

Spine browned.

Minor wear to spine and corners.

Feature(s)

Dust Jacket, First Edition

Language

English

Subject

Poetry, Plays, Childrens, Modern first editions

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