Lords of the Housetops: Thirteen Cat Tales

Carl VAN VECHTEN (1880 - 1964)

The Lords of the Housetops reveals the cat through the creative lenses of 13 authors. Consequently, this carefully chosen collection of stories is as complex, charismatic and clever as a cat. (Summary by Amy Larch Gramour)

Genre(s): Short Stories

Language: English

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 00 00 – Preface Carl Van Vechten Etext Amy Gramour
00:08:06 en
Play 01 01 – The Cat Mary E. Wilkins Freeman Etext Bellona Times
00:18:26 en
Play 02 02 – Zut Guy Wetmore Carryl Etext Ruth Golding
00:37:44 en
Play 03 03 – A Psychical Invasion, Part I Algernon Blackwood Etext Amy Gramour
00:34:15 en
Play 04 04 – A Psychical Invasion, Part II Etext Amy Gramour
00:37:34 en
Play 05 05 – A Psychical Invasion, Part III Etext Amy Gramour
00:38:09 en
Play 06 06 – Afflictions of an English Cat Honoré de Balzac Etext jedopi
00:36:12 en
Play 07 07 – Gipsy Booth Tarkington Etext Mimi Wang
00:13:02 en
Play 08 08 – The Blue Dryad G. H. Powell Etext Amy Gramour
00:19:41 en
Play 09 09 – Dick Baker’s Cat Mark Twain Etext Courtney Sandhu
00:07:34 en
Play 10 10 – The Black Cat Edgar Allan Poe Etext Morgan Schlicker
00:24:47 en
Play 11 11 – Madame Jolicoeur’s Cat, Part I Thomas A. Janvier Etext Ruth Golding
00:35:25 en
Play 12 12 – Madame Jolicoeur’s Cat, Part II Etext Ruth Golding
00:41:02 en
Play 13 13 – A Friendly Rat William Henry Hudson Etext Nadine Eckert-Boulet
00:08:35 en
Play 14 14 – Monty’s Friend William Livingston Alden Etext Amy Gramour
00:24:13 en
Play 15 15 – The Queen’s Cat Peggy Bacon Etext Courtney Sandhu
00:08:58 en
Play 16 16 – Calvin Charles Dudley Warner Etext jedopi
00:23:04 en