During the Victorian era many artists idealized cats. Cats were often portrayed as little children. These idealized images appeared on stationery, tapestries, as dolls or toys. This book presents illustrations and notes on the cat ephemera and collectibles of the era. Colored illustrations on each page. 5 pages of detailed notes at the back of the book about the illustrations. Copyright 2002, 64 pages. Book is 5 3/4" wide x 6 1/4" high. Previously owned but in good condition. Slight wear on the paper dust jacket. 2 copies available.