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The famous Nini, a mostly true story of how a plain white cat became a star, by Mary Nethery ; illustrated by John Manders

Label
The famous Nini, a mostly true story of how a plain white cat became a star, by Mary Nethery ; illustrated by John Manders
Language
eng
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary Form
fiction
Main title
The famous Nini
Oclc number
263604724
Responsibility statement
by Mary Nethery ; illustrated by John Manders
Sub title
a mostly true story of how a plain white cat became a star
Summary
In Venice, Italy, in the 1890s, a stray cat draws attention to a café in which he inspired composer Giuseppe Verdi, and as the feline's fame grows, the café's owner entertains royalty, the Pope, and many others. Includes historical note about the real Nini and his visitors
Target audience
primary
resource.variantTitle
Nini