The Cat and the Devil: rare illustrations from James Joyce’s little-known children book. Gerald Rose’s wonderful drawings depicting Joyce himself as the satanic protagonist of his irreverent children’s book.
Long before the cat meme of the internet, James Joyce had a corner of the market – gorgeous, rare vintage British illustrations of his children’s story The Cat and the Devil, delightfully depicting Joyce himself as satan:
Beautiful illustrations by Gerald Rose for a short story, based on a letter to his grandson Stephen, by James Joyce. These remind me of a series of children’s books, written by María Elena Walsh and illustrated by Pedro Vilar, that I grew up with.