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Lords of the Housetops: Thirteen Cat Tales

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The Lords of the Housetops reveals the cat through the creative lenses of 13 authors. Consequently, this carefully chosen collection of stories is as complex, charismatic and clever as a cat.

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LORDS OF THE HOUSETOPS THIRTEEN CAT TALES

BOOKS BY CARL VAN VECHTEN

INTERPRETERS IN THE GARRET THE MUSIC OF SPAIN THE MERRY GO ROUND MUSIC AND BAD MANNERS THE TIGER IN THE HOUSE LORDS OF THE HOUSETOPS MUSIC AFTER THE GREAT WAR

WITH A PREFACE BY CARL VAN VECHTEN

C'est l'esprit familier du lieu; Il juge, il préside, il inspire Toutes choses dans son empire; Peut être est il fée, est il dieu.

CHARLES BAUDELAIRE.

NEW YORK ALFRED · A · KNOPF MCMXXI

COPYRIGHT, 1921, BY ALFRED A. KNOPF, INC.

PRINTED IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

These stories I have collected to amuse Avery Hopwood

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

Thanks are due to the following authors and publishers for permission to use the stories contained in this book:

Harper and Brothers and Mrs. Mary E. Wilkins Freeman for The Cat , from Understudies (copyright 1901 by Harper and Brothers).

Houghton Mifflin Co., for Zut , from Zut and Other Parisians (copyright 1903 by Guy Wetmore Carryl).

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