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On Cats (Reprint) (Paperback) (Charles Bukowski)

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“Acclaimed writer Charles Bukowski turns his signature eye on the world of felines. A series of essays and poems all about cats, Bukowski’s classic funny and frank tone becomes, at times, even endearing as he explores and honors the majestic creatures and our relationship with them.” —Bustle

Felines touched a vulnerable spot in the unfathomable soul of Charles Bukowski, the Dirty Old Man of American letters. For the writer, there was something elemental about these inscrutable creatures, whose searing gaze could penetrate deep into our beings. Bukowski considered cats to be forces of nature, elusive emissaries of beauty and love.

Funny and moving, On Cats offers Bukowski’s musings on these beloved animals and their toughness and resiliency. Poignant and free of treacle, On Cats is an illuminating portrait of this one-of-a-kind artist and his unique view of the world, witnessed through his relationship with the animals he considered among his most profound teachers.

Edition: Reprint
Number of Pages: 117.0
Genre: Literary Collections, Pets
Format: Paperback
Publisher: HarperCollins
Author: Charles Bukowski
Language: English
Street Date: August 15, 2017
TCIN: 51896088
UPC: 9780062651433
Item Number (DPCI): 248-36-8410

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