LOUIS WAIN . . CHESSIE
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LOUIS WAIN

A Profile of Louis Wain

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Catland
Introduction by Rodney Dale, 14 full page color photos of Louis Wain cat paintings, hardbackback, 30 pages, published in 1997, now out of print. Price: $12.95 plus $8.95 shipping.

A Catland Companion by John Silvester
A pictorial glimpse of cats in the nineteenth century as portrayed by Catland artists as Louis Wain, Helena Maguire, and Henrietta Ronner. All in full color. Hardback, 96 pages, Printed in 1991, now out of print. SOLD OUT.

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Louis Wain Address Book & Notebook

Each book has ten great full page color photos of Louis Wain Cats.

Dimensions: 7" wide by 8" high, 48 pages. Out of print

The Notebook has blank pages along with the 10 full page color photos

The Address Book has pages for addresses, pages with household hints, pages with "everyday thoughts" and the 10 full page color photos

The 10 photos in the Notebook are the same 10 photos that are in the Address Book.

Price: $20 each plus free shipping
Price: $30 for both books free shipping

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Notebook-$15 - - - - Address Book-$15
Both for $25

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Louis Wain Postcards

This small folder booklet contains 18 postcards depicting full color photos of Louis Wain paintings * drawings

Dimensions: 4" wide by 6" high, Out of print

The inside cover has a very brief bio of Louis Wain and the titles of each of the paintings

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Collectible
Louis Wain
Cat Books

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To Nursery Lane
With Louis Wain

circa 1908, color cover, Father Tuck’s “Golden Gift” Series, overall fair-good condition, with minor wear on cover edges, 69 pages, black & white line drawings on each page, 16 one color line drawings, and one 4 color page.

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Sample Pages

Sample Pages

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In Nurseryland
with Louis Wain

Part of the Father Tuck’s “Golden Gift” Series, 69 pages, good-very good condition, illustrations on each page are 2 color, one four color plate.

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Color Plate

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Full Of Fun
Illustrated by Louis Wain

Published in 1908. Contains one color plate (see photo) and black & white drawings on almost all of the books 90 pages (45 two sided pages). Drawings are cats and other animals that illustrate the accompanying poems. Book is in very good overall condition with slight wear at edges and inside seam.

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Nursey Lane
Illustrated by Louis Wain

Published in 1908. Contains one color page (see photo), 8 blue, black & white pages; 3 red, black & white pages; and black & white drawings on almost all the other pages of the book, 71 pages (35 two sided pages). Drawings are almost all of cats and a few pages of dogs that illustrate the accompanying poems. Many of the drawings are full page drawings. Book is in very good overall condition with slight wear at edges and inside seam.

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B & W Page

Red, B&W Page

Color Page

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Father Tuck's
Fairyland Picture Building Puzzles
by Louis Wain

Published in 1909 by Raphael Tuck & Sons Ltd. Contains three puzzles in a book type sleeve. Each puzzle has 24 pieces, signed by Louis Wain. On the back of each puzzle is a poem, the name of the publisher and the 1909 date. Puzzles are in very good condition. The book-sleeve is worn and repaired with scotch tape. See Close Side View of Book-Sleeve. This item is extremely rare.

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Such Fun

by Louis Wain, 1910
Stories written by Norman Gale, Grace C. floyd & others, Publisher: Raphael Tuck & Sons, Ltd. Great full color front and back cover, plus two full cover full plates within the book.
96 heavy pages, (48 pages printed on both sides) in black & white, with single color highlights on each page. A series of stories with illustrations signed by Louis Wain.
Hard cover book that is in overall good condition, but it shows some wear.

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Back Cover


Color Plate
Sample Pager

Sample Page

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In Animal Land
with Louis Wain

Published 1904. Published by S. W. Partridge & Co, London
Features one page in full color and several full pages in black and white. Great full color cover, approximately 100 pages (50 two-sided pages) with many short animal stories and 44 illustrations by Louis wain. The introduction on Wain icludes his portrait.
Hard cover book that is in overall good condition with a few small signs of wear.
Binding may have been professionally repaired. One page is slightly torn

See a Sample Page

See a Another Sample Page

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Favourite Fairy Tales

Published in 1904, part of the Father Tuck's Golden Gift Series, 48 pages, drawings on every page, one four color plate, 16 two color drawings, the rest are black & white.

Good to very good condition, a little wear on the edges of the cover, a handwritten signature on one page.

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Funny Favourites

Published in 1908.

Contains contains 45 pen and ink drawings by Louis Wain, 50 pages, color cover with very small white spots, Fair to good condition, handwriting inside front cover and on back cover, cover has some wear on edges, black & white drawings on each page.

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The Pet Pussy

Father Tuck's Tiny Tots Series, printed on Untearable Linen, 8 pages, 2 pages in color, other pages have black & white illustrations that look like Louis Wain's cats, but they are not signed.

Good to very good condition, fold crease in the middle of the book. 7" high x 5" wide.

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Cats At Play
Some Fun Out of School

Large format book with full color cardboard cover, 10" x 12" page size, with 5 full page 4 color prints, all signed by Louis Wain

12 pages, additional pages have smaller color & black and white illustrations (not signed).

Overall good to very good condition, with some spotting on pages with printed material. All color prints are in excellent condition.

Contains contains 45 pen and ink drawings by Louis Wain, 50 pages, color cover with very small white spots, Fair to good condition, handwriting inside front cover and on back cover, cover has some wear on edges, black & white drawings on each page.

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Collectible
Louis Wain
Prints

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All the prints below are being sold without matting and without a frame.

Only the print is being offered for sale.

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The Fat Kits

Original 1910 newspaper print, black & white
Signed: Louis Wain, with a short story about fat kittens and losing weight.

Size of Print: 5" X 8"
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Umpire

Original 1905-10 book print, 4 color
Signed: Louis Wain, with the following caption: "How's that, Umpire?"

Size of Print: 2 1/4 X 3"1/2

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Schizophrenia

Original 1998 Cover of the Living with Schizophrenia medical journal, 4 color
Louis Wain cats were chosen to be on the cover to depict how patients with schizophrenia see the world differently as their disease progresses

Size of Print: 8 1/4 X 11"

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Flowers

Original 1999 Cover of the Psychological Medicine medical journal, 4 color
Louis Wain cats were chosen to be on the cover to depict how patients with schizophrenia see the world differently as their disease progresses

Size of Print: 7 X 11"

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A Milk Yarn

Original 1910 newspaper print, black & white
Signed: Louis Wain, depicts a humorous scene of cats working in a Chalk Pit.

Size of Print: 6 1/2" X 4 1/4"

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A Study of Cats

Original 1901 book or newspaper print, black and white
Signed: Louis Wain, depicting many cats

Size of Print: 6" X 8"

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Louis Wain Prints

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Motor Cars

Original 1910 newspaper print, black & white
Signed: Louis Wain, with the following caption:

"Oh, those Motor-cars!
(Drawn for the "Boy's Own Paper" by Louis Wain.)


Size of Print: 10" X 6 3/4"

Price: $29 plus free shipping

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Four Cats with Bows

Original print probably from a newspaper
Signed: Louis Wain, no caption

Size of Print: 5 1/2" X 7"

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The Prospective One

Original print probably from a book, blue color
Signed: Louis Wain, with the following caption:

The Prospective One
He: "What makes your sister so pale?"
Boy: "Jimmy has stolen her rouge pot to play Red Indians with."


Size of Print: 5 1/4" X 7 3/4"

Price: $19 plus free shipping

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Reckless Chauffeur

Original 1910 print, probably from a book, black & white
Signed: Louis Wain, with the following caption:

A RECKLESS CHAUFFEUR


Size of Print: 4 1/2" X 6"

Price: $25 plus free shipping

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Cartoon

Original 1912 print probably from a book, full color
Signed: Louis Wain, with a series of captions on the bottom of the print.


Size of Print: 7" X 10"

Price: $29 plus free shipping

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Joys of Winter

Original 1901 print, probably from a book, black & white with color highlights, type from back size of print, shows ever so slightly through.
Signed: Louis Wain, with the following caption:

Some of the Joys of Winter - 3. Skating


Size of Print: 5" X 5 1/2"

Price: $25 plus free shipping

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The Dear Old Home

Original Red & white print, probably from a book
Shrink wrapped, tan/cream color mat
Signed by Louis Wain, with the following caption:

THE DEAR OLD HOME.
Size of Print: 5 1/2" X 7 7/8"

Price: $19 plus free shipping

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Mrs. Thomas

Original 1909 -1910 print from a Louis Wain Annual, black & white
Signed: Louis Wain, with the following caption:

"MRS. THOMAS CAT TAKES AN AFTERNOON STROLL IN HER PATENT
FAMILY BALOONOPLANTE IN CHARGE OF HER ANCHORMAN.."


Size of Print: 6" X 8"

Price: $19 plus free shipping

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Catching Mice

Original black & white newsprint
Signed: Louis Wain,


Size of Print: 5" X 7"

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Pity the Blind

Original print probably from a book, brown & white
with the following caption:

Pity the Blind! and a saying under it


Size of Print: 5" X 8"

Price: $19 plus free shipping

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Happy Face

Original print probably from a book, three color, crease on print on bottom left side
Signed: Louis Wain


Size of Print: 5" X 7"

Price: $25 plus free shipping

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Confused

Original print probably from a book, four color
Signed: Louis Wain


Size of Print: 5" X 7"

Price: $19 plus free shipping

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Shipped free to mainland USA locations. Canada, add $18 for shipping. Overseas: $30 - S60.
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