'A light-hearted and beautifully written tribute to a cat, its owner and his friends' --Contemporary Review
'A charming book ... for the cat-lover, social historian or bibliophile' --House & Garden
'A delightful piece of literary research that touches on several artistic liaisons ... charmingly illustrated'
--Rachel Campbell-Johnston, The Times
'Frayling has turned out one of the most elegant books I've reviewed ... beautiful to handle ... unbelievably modest in price ... clearly his research is impeccable'
'A delightful celebration of 18th-century manners'
--Good Book Guide