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The fur person

May Sarton

The fur person

by May Sarton

  • 254 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cats -- Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMay Sarton ; ill. by David Canright.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.S249 Fu 1978, PS3537.A832 Fu 1978
    The Physical Object
    Pagination106 p. :
    Number of Pages106
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4721169M
    ISBN 100393088413
    LC Control Number78008240
    OCLC/WorldCa3869289

    The Fur Person (Book): Sarton, May,   Book Review: 'White Fur,' By Jardine Libaire Jardine Libaire's novel — more a series of vignettes — follows two kids from very opposite sides of the tracks who fall hard in love in s New.

    It is rarely ever all-encompassing. It focuses on one seminal event that changes the course of that person’s life. It’s heavily thematic, meaning that there’s usually one subject. Often this is the moral, i.e. the lesson learned. An autobiography, on the other hand, spans one’s entire life, starting at birth. Autobiographies usually. Jessica Simpson’s book signing for her new tell-all memoir, Open Book, was nearly canceled due to a mob of angry anti-fur n had no choice but to put a smile back on for her appearance after an intense altercation.

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The fur person by May Sarton Download PDF EPUB FB2

A short and sweet tale of The Fur Person and his adopted human 'housekeepers'. Incredibly touching and very funny.

I particularly enjoy his 'yoga poses' and sense of etiquette. Wonderful observations of cat behaviour and their attachment to humans. This book really helped to put a smile back on my face after losing my own fur person recently as /5().

The Fur Person is the story about a stray cat in Boston who decides he needs to find a housekeeper to make his life better. He eventually finds the author of this wonderful book.

May Sarton writes the story of the Fur Person's life as a cat-about-town and later how he assimilates himself into Sarton's household/5. This book really helped to put a smile back on my face after losing my own fur person recently as it reminded me so much of all the little quirks and signs of adoration that cats demonstrate.

A really lovely uplifting little book. Read more. 2 people The fur person book this helpful. Helpful/5(). It will take just the right human companion, however, to make his transformation from Cat About Town to genuine Fur Person possible.

Sarton's book is one of the most beloved stories ever written about the joys and tribulations inherent in sharing one's life with a cat/5(15). “A Fur Person is a cat who has come to love one, or, in very exceptional cases, two human beings, and who has decided to stay with them as long as he lives.” I’m still partial to the cover of the edition I own.

This was one of the first cat books I remember reading. It was also my first book by May Sarton, and I went on to read. The Fur Person is a short but essential read for cat lovers. The edition has a preface by May Sarton containing a rare treat: she tells the story of going away for a sabbatical year and leaving house and cat in the care of Vladimir and Vera Nabokov.5/5(5).

If The Fur Person is not like any children's book you have ever read, that may be because it isn't a children's book. It is an adult's biography of a cat who became her pet and then her friend.

It will take just the right human companion, however, to make his transformation from Cat About Town to genuine Fur Person possible. Sarton's book is one of the most beloved stories ever written about the joys and tribulations inherent in sharing one's life with a cat.

This edition, beautifully illustrated with 9 new color watercolors by Jared 4/5(15). It seems only fitting that the first book review of the new year is also one of my all time favorite cat books.

Originally published inThe Fur Person is one of the most endearing cat stories I’ve ever read. Featuring the true adventures of Tom Jones, May Sarton’s own cat, this little book captures the essence of what a cat is all about in the beautiful prose of this gifted and.

It will take just the right human companion, however, to make his transformation from Cat About Town to genuine Fur Person possible. Sarton’s book is one of the most beloved stories ever written about the joys and tribulations inherent in sharing one’s life with a cat/5(5).

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Get this from a library. The Fur person. [May Sarton; Barbara Knox] -- Saga of Tom Jones, gentleman cat, and his successful search for the right home. Get this from a library. The fur person. [May Sarton; David Canright] -- A stray cat recounts his evolution to a Gentleman Cat and finally to a real Fur Person--a cat.

The Fur Person (Book): Sarton, May: This enchanting story and classic of cat literature is drawn from the true adventures of Tom Jones, May Sarton's own cat.

Prior to making the author's acquaintance, he is a fiercely independent, nameless Cat About Town. Growing tired of his vagabond lifestyle, however, he concludes that there might be some appeal in giving up his freedom for a home. Hugh Glass (c. – ) was an Irish American frontiersman, fur trapper, trader, hunter, and is best known for his story of survival and retribution after being left for dead by companions when he was mauled by a grizzly bear.

Born in Pennsylvania to Irish parents, Glass became an explorer of the watershed of the Upper Missouri River, in present-day Montana, the Dakotas, and Employer: Rocky Mountain Fur Company, Jean.

Title: The Fur Person Format: Paperback Product dimensions: pages, X 5 X in Shipping dimensions: pages, X 5 X in Published: December 2, Publisher: WW Norton Language: English. The description for WHITE FUR had me extremely intrigued. A stunning star-crossed love story set against the glitz and grit of s New York City June The book starts off with an extremely tense situation in a motel room.

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