Particularly cats, and, Rufus the survivor

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Publisher: Flamingo in London

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Other titlesRufus the survivor
StatementDoris Lessing.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR6023.E833 P33 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination108 p.
Number of Pages108
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16869101M
ISBN 100006545254

Acceptable or Better Condition. Used, has been read, and may have imperfections, stains, creasing, etc. but is readable. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items! Memoirs of a Survivor, Hardback 3rd Printing. First Edition Walking in the Shade: Volume Two of My Autobiography, - Particularly Cats and Rufus by Doris Lessing Hard Cover with a Dust Jacket. $ – Rufus: berättelsen om en okuvlig katt, översättning Solveig Nellinge (Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor) – Under huden: del 1 av min självbiografi fram till , översättning Annika Preis (Under My Skin: Volume One of My Autobiography, to ). Consisting of Lessing’s celebrated collection of stories, ‘Particularly Cats and Rufus’, and the poignant though unsentimental memoir, ‘The Old Age of El Magnifico’, this book is a brilliant evocation of the feline world. The Memoirs of a Survivor Doris May Lessing. out of 5 stars Paperback. £ s:

Particularly Cats () Rufus the Survivor () The Old Age of El Magnifico () “Hawks for sunlight; owls for half-light; but for the night, cats, wild cats.” p. 7 “Wild cat mated with out cats, lured peaceful domestic pussies off to dangerous lives in the bush . Statistics on the JetPunk quiz Doris Lessing Bibliography. Interview Collection: Putting the Questions Differently: Interviews with Doris Lessing,   Particularly Cats. The Wind Blows Away Our Words and Other Documents Relating to the Afghan Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor. The Old Age of El Magnifico. On Not Winning the Nobel Prize #9. Essays. The Most Significant Book to Come Out of Africa. The Sufis. The Ice Palace: Frozen Secrets. "This slight and disappointing book is the product of a trip taken by Ms. Lessing to Peshawar, Pakistan, near the Afghan border, in September " "Particularly Cats and Rufus" () "Though she captures the passionate gregariousness of her cats, what she does best is .

Cat Tales: Particularly Cats (stories & nonfiction) () Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor () The Old Age of El Magnifico (stories & nonfiction) () Briefing for a Descent into Hell () The Temptation of Jack Orkney and other Stories (collection) () The Summer Before the Dark () A Small Personal Voice (Essays) () Memoirs of a Survivor () The Canopus in Argos. Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor, 년) 한국어판 ISBN ; The Old Age of El Magnifico (stories & nonfiction) () 《고양이에 대하여》(On Cats, 년) 년, 년, 년 발표한 글을 묶은 산문집 한국어판 ISBN ; Briefing for a Descent into Hell ().

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Convinced while still young of the brutishness of existence, Lessing maintained a rapt yet oddly detached interest in cats as fellow sufferers and would-be survivors. Here she recalls the lives (and woes) of sundry cats and sidelong humans with a compelling, almost metaphysical, darkness/5(6).

Particularly Cats: and Rufus the Survivor Year First Published: First Published by: Flamingo: Category: Non-Fiction: This Edition: British first revised edition Softcover original Published March ISBN: From the book jacket:"Particularly Cats, Doris Lessing's classic evocation of feline existence.

Particularly Rufus on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Particularly RufusManufacturer: New York Knopf. () A book about cats that I would almost hesitate to recommend to cat lovers: it contains many a scene of kitty Rufus the survivor book, as well as some unenlightened resistance to spaying and neutering.

Lessing grew up on a farm in Zimbabwe that was at one point overrun with about 40 cats. Her mother went away, expecting her father to have ‘taken care of them’ by the time she got back/5.

This little book is about the cats Doris Lessing has known or lived with, two in particular, Grey Cat and Black Cat, who are as different in character, temperament and tastes as two people, and who now share her life, mostly in London, sometimes in a Devon cottage.

British Revised Edition: Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor. In her early, celebrated collection of stories, "Particularly Cats & Rufus the Survivor", Doris Lessing gave us a brilliant evocation of feline existence. With her intensely visual imagination and cool, precise eye, Doris Lessing comes nearer than any /5(5).

On Cats is an omnibus edition of three books by Doris Lessing, a significant contemporary author: Particularly Cats, Rufus the Survivor and The Rufus the survivor book Age of El Magnifico.

We are treated to stories, enchanting fragments, about some of the cats who have shared her life; in vivid, masterful prose we are shown quirks, conflicts, tender moments, and /5(). Buy Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor (Reissue) by Lessing, Doris (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(8). Particularly Cats (Mass Market Paperback) Published by Grafton Books Alt Cover for ISBN ReprintMass Market Paperback, pages. On Cats: Consisting of a celebrated collection of stories, Doris Lessing’s Particularly Cats, Rufus the Survivor, and Particularly cats The Old Age of El Magnifico, this collection is a.

In the new stories in this illustrated edition, Rufus is a stray tomcat the colour of fire and with the character of a survivor. General Butchkin is a grave, intelligent actor of a cat. Their life together is as complciated and emotional in its behaviour as that of human beings.

Collectible Cat Book, Particularly Cats. This book by the famous author Doris Lessing is about the cats that filled her life. She grew up on a farm with cats and lived in the city with various city cats that arrived at her door step. She tells the story of two special cats: Rufus The Survivor and El Magnifico.

Particularly Cats and Rufus Doris May Lessing, Author, Sonny Mehta, Editor, James McMullan, Illustrator Alfred A. Knopf $20 (p) ISBN More By and About This Author.

Print book: Fiction: EnglishView all editions and formats: Summary: Particularly cats and Rufus the survivor --The old age of El Magnifico.

Other Titles: Particularly cats: Responsibility: Doris Lessing. Reviews. Editorial reviews. Publisher Synopsis. Particularly Cats And Rufus Doris Lessing. out of 5 stars 6. Hardcover. $ On Cats Doris Lessing. out of 5 stars Paperback. $ The Memoirs of a Survivor Doris Lessing.

out of 5 stars Paperback. $ Next. Special offers and product promotions. Amazon Business: For business-only pricing, quantity discounts and Author: Doris. Lessing. I grew up with cats, and loved my cat Mistie very much, so the descriptions of pet cats in this book rang true.

As far as a memoir on cat ownership goes, this is your book. Turns out, though, I'm not really much of a cat person anymore. I realised this as soon as I grew up and got my first dog, for which cats are a /5(3). Her fascination remained undiminished by the handsome domesticated creatures who shared her flats and her life in London, and grew into real love with the awkwardly lovable El Magnifico, the last cat to share her home.

Consisting of the celebrated collection of stories, Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor, and the memoir. Consisting of the celebrated collection of stories, Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor, and the memoir, The Old Age of El Magnifico, this book brilliantly evokes the subtleties of feline existence.

No other writer conveys so truthfully the real interdependence of humans and cats or convinces us with such stunning recognition of the reasons why cats really matter.

Also see: British Edition. Combined edition of: Particularly Cats; Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor; The Old Age of El Magnifico. On Cats by Doris Lessing, unknown edition, Edition Notes "Particularly cats first published by Grafton Books, ; Particularly cats and Rufus the survivor first published in one volume by Michael Joseph, ; The old age of El Magnifico first published by Flamingo, ".

On Cats is an omnibus edition of three books by Doris Lessing, a significant contemporary author: Particularly Cats, Rufus the Survivor and The Old Age of El Magnifico. We are treated to stories, enchanting fragments, about some of the cats who have shared her life; in vivid, masterful prose.

Consisting of Doris Lessing's celebrated collection of stories, 'Particularly Cats and Rufus', and the poignant though unsentimental memoir, 'The Old Age of El Magnifico. He knew we were trying. When push came to shove, though, the communication was pretty limited.” Other Lessing cat-centric books include ’s Particularly Cats and ’s Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor, which mention Lessing’s half-Siamese darlings Gray Cat and Black Cat.

Consisting of Lessing's celebrated collection of stories, `Particularly Cats and Rufus', and the poignant though unsentimental memoir, `The Old Age of El Magnifico', this book is a brilliant evocation of the feline world. show more. A collection of Doris Lessing's charming and celebrated writings about cats.

Doris Lessing's love affair with cats began at a young age, when she became intrigued with the semi-feral creatures on the African farm where she grew up. Her fascination remained undiminished by the handsome domesticated creatures who shared her flats and her life in London and grew into real love with El Magnifico.

Cat Tales. Particularly Cats (stories and nonfiction, ) Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor (stories and nonfiction, ) The Old Age of El Magnifico (stories and nonfiction, ) On Cats () – omnibus edition containing the above three books. Consisting of the celebrated collection of stories, 'Particularly Cats' and 'Rufus the Survivor', and the memoir, 'The Old Age of El Magnifico', this book brilliantly evokes the subtleties of feline existence.

No other writer conveys so truthfully the real interdependence of humans and cats or convinces us with such stunning recognition of the Reviews: In her early, celebrated collection of stories, 'Particularly Cats & Rufus the Survivor' Doris Lessing gave us a brilliant evocation of feline existence.

With her intensely visual imagination and cool, precise eye, Doris Lessing comes nearer than any other writer to understanding the elusive nature of s: 1. Doris Lessing's love affair with cats began at a young age, when she became intrigued with the semi-feral creatures on the African farm where she grew up.

Consisting of the celebrated collection of stories, Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor, and the memoir, The Old Age of El Magnifico, this book brilliantly evokes the subtleties of.

As an adult, she had many cats, notably the awkwardly majestic El Magnifico. “If a fish is the movement of water embodied, given shape, then cat is a diagram and pattern of subtle air.” Other Lessing cat-centric books include Particularly Cats and Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor.

Dorothy L. Sayers. The English crime writer, poet. Cat Tales: Particularly Cats (stories & nonfiction) () Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor () The Old Age of El Magnifico (stories & nonfiction) () Briefing for a Descent into Hell () The Temptation of Jack Orkney and other Stories (collection) () The Summer Before the Dark () A Small Personal Voice (Essays) ().- Particularly cats and Rufus the Survivor (Kuerzgeschichten) - Shadows on the wall of the cave (Non-Fiktioun) - Conversations (Non-Fiktioun) - A small personal voice (Non-Fiktioun) - Under my skin - Volume One of My Autobiography, to .Cat Tales: Particularly Cats () Particularly Cats and Rufus the Survivor () The Old Age of El Magnifico () Briefing for a Descent into Hell () The Temptation of Jack Orkney and other Stories () The Summer Before the Dark () A Small Personal Voice () Memoirs of a Survivor ; Stories () Canopus in Argos: Archives.