The fur person
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New York : Norton, 2002.
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111 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm.
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Fiction Sarton, M
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May Sarton's fictionalized account of her cat Tom Jones's life and adventures prior to making the author's acquaintance begins with a fiercely independent, nameless street cat who follows the ten commandments of the Gentleman Cat--including "A Gentleman Cat allows no constraint of his person, not even loving constraint." But after several years of roaming, Tom has grown tired of his vagabond lifestyle, and he concludes that there might be some appeal after all in giving up the freedom of street life for a loving home. 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 Williams, will continue to be an enduring favorite.
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0393041948, 9780393041941, 9780393349900, 039334990X
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APA Citation (style guide)

Sarton, M., & Williams, J. T. (2002). The fur person. New York: Norton.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Sarton, May, 1912-1995 and Jared T. Williams. 2002. The Fur Person. New York: Norton.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Sarton, May, 1912-1995 and Jared T. Williams, The Fur Person. New York: Norton, 2002.

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Sarton, May, and Jared T Williams. The Fur Person. New York: Norton, 2002. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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