The Necessary Cat, Nicola Bayley


The Necessary Cat is a first edition and a celebration of cats. Ideal for any cat lover.


Nicola Bayley is an award winning illustrator of children’s books. This copy of The Necessary Cat is a lovely hardback copy full of her beautiful illustrations.

The Necessary Cat is a celebration of cats in pictures and words. It is a first edition published in 1998 by Walker Books, London.

The book includes all sorts of facts about cats. It also has poems by Hilaire Belloc, Walter de la Mare, Paul Gallico and many others.

Nicola Bayley studied at the Royal College of Art. She has illustrated a wonderful range of picture books and won many awards including the British Book Awards Best Illustrated Children’s Book of the Year in 1991

This is a hardback book in excellent condition with a dust jacket. The inside pages are clean and bright.

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