The Owl and the Pussycat by Paul GaldoneThe Owl and the Pussycat by Paul Galdone

The Owl and the Pussycat

byPaul Galdone, Edward Lear

Hardcover | May 5, 2015

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A memorable version suitable for the youngest reader." - Kirkus Reviews The Owl and the Pussy-cat went to sea In a beautiful pea-green boat, They took some honey, and plenty of money, Wrapped up in a five-pound note.


So begins the unlikely love story of a cat and bird, who sail away together and are married on a remote island, their officiant a turkey, and their wedding ring a piece of jewelry from a pig's snout. The story of this silly couple has become an enduring classic, and is more charming than ever in this gift edition, now part of the Folk Tale Classics series."
Paul Galdone was born in Budapest, Hungary in 1907 and emigrated to the United States in 1928. After finishing his studies at the Art Student League and the New York School of Industrial Design, Mr. Galdone worked in the art department of a major publishing house. There he was introduced to the process of bookmaking, an activity that w...
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Title:The Owl and the PussycatFormat:HardcoverDimensions:40 pages, 8 × 8 × 0.37 inPublished:May 5, 2015Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544392957

ISBN - 13:9780544392953

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"Galdone uses his imagination to extend Lear's ideas, creating a memorable version suitable for the youngest." Kirkus Reviews