Cats in Books Postcard Pack


A set of 16 postcards celebrating cats from the British Library's collection.

Product details

This postcard pack contains 16 postcards featuring images of cats from the collections of the British Library, many of which feature in the exhibition Cats on the Page.

Postcards include:

Page from The Hey Diddle Diddle Picture Book

Illustration to 'The Boy Who Drew Cats', from Japanese Fairy Tales

Poster for Puss in Boots

Front cover of Tabby Polka

Northumberland bewitched!!, Lilian Lancaster

Dame Wiggins of Lee and her seven wonderful cats

Mother Deuell's familiar, from A Rehearsall bothstraung and true, of hainous and horrible actes committed by Elizabeth Stile, alias Rockingham…

Edward Lear, 'How pleasant to know Mr. Lear', autograph poem with a self-portrait caricature

"The Cat's run away, with the Pudding bag string", Songs for the nursery, collected from the works of the most renowned poets etc.

"Le chat, la bellette and le petit lapin", from Fables de La Fontaine

Alice and the Cheshire Cat, from The Nursery "Alice"

'The Cat that Walked by Himself', from Just So Stories for Little Children

'The Owl and the Pussycat', from A Book of Nonsense

The three little kittens alive and well again, from Dean's Golden Series

Old Dame Trot and her comical Cat

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