- Foxed; ballpoint annot. on lower pastedown. All lvs. loose as usual.
Natsume, S. I am a Cat. Transl. K. Shibata and M. Kai. Tokyo, Kankyusha Ltd., 1961, 1st ed., (6),431,(2)p., frontisp. portr. and 5 ills., orig. cl. w. dustwr.
- Dustwr. foxed/ soiled, top edge foxed.
AND 7 other illustrated (children's) books etc., all featuring cats, i.a. H.B. PAULL, "Only a Cat;" or The Autobiography of Tom Blackman (New York, 1878, woodengr. ills., orig. gilt and dec. cl.); H.H., Letters from a Cat. Published by her Mistress for the Benefit of all Cats and the Amusement of Little Children (Boston, 1879, ills. by A. LEDYARD, orig. gilt dec. cl.); R.H. LAWRENCE, The Nine Lives of Mr Thomas Puss-Cat (London, n.d. (1897), ills. by A. HITCHCOCK, orig. silverlettered hcl.) and an early 20th cent. illustrated Japanese edition of Soseki Natsume's I am a Cat (orig. cl., binding worn).