In the four little cameos the author lovingly describes the pleasures ans sadness of a lifetime with cats. His compelling honesty will evoke a rich core of sympathy with all ardent cat lovers. The back cover shows A.L.Rowse with ‘Arthur’ in about 1960; the front cover has an illustration showing four cats Chalky Jenkins, Tommer, Flip and Peter. Beryl the housekeeper can be seen at the window holding the telephone for Peter to listen to his master’s voice. When he was at Oxford A.L. Rowse would ring Peter every Monday evening at 6.00pm.
paperback – in very good condition