A wonderful children's hardcover book called Grandmother Cat and the Hermit by Elizabeth Coatsworth. Weekly Reader 1970 edition. Illustrated by Irving Boker.
The boy likes to wander and explore the outdoors with his companion, Grandmother cat. One day they decide to take a particularly long adventure and end up meeting the Hermit. Mr. Hermit has been watching them on their explorations and he decides to come out of hiding to meet them. The summer builds a relationship between the three.
Elizabeth Jane Coatsworth (1893 – 1986) was an American writer of fiction and poetry for children and adults.
8¾ inches in length
5½ inches in width
Published by The Macmillan Company -- Weekly Reader Edition -- 1970
This book is in fine condition. Binding is tight and the pages are clean with no markings. Pages are clean and white.
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