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The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History

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The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History - Darnton, Robert

In Paris in the late 1730s an extraordinary event occurred. Two printing-shop apprentices rounded up the neighbourhood cats, including their mistress's favourite pet, and battered them to death. They then staged a mock trial and strung them from gallows, to riotous applause and much hilarity - something we find incomprehensible today. Was this a ... Read More

The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History 2009, Basic Books (AZ), New York, NY

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The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History 2001, Penguin Books Ltd, London

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The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History 2000, Basic Books (AZ)

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The Great Cat Massacre and Other Episodes in French Cultural History 1999, Basic Books (AZ), New York, NY

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The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History 1992, Penguin Books Ltd, London

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The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History 1986, Penguin Books Ltd, London

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The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History 1985, Vintage Books USA

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The Great Cat Massacre: And Other Episodes in French Cultural History 1984, Viking, London

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