Welcome Guest | Login
Lucky Cat: Yamada, Mio: BOOKS KINOKUNIYA
Book Details
Lucky Cat
Lucky Cat
Publisher : Quadrille Pub
Published Date : 2018/08
Binding : Hardcover
ISBN : 9781787131743

BookWeb Price : US$14.99
Kinokuniya Member price : US$13.49

Availability Status : Available for order from suppliers.
Usually ships within 10 days.
Language : English

Book Description
Source: ENG
Academic Descriptors: A04400000 A31225000
Place of Publication: Great Britain
Academic Level: Extracurricular

Its beckoning paw has a cult fanbase, but the lucky cat is more than just a cute ornament. The iconic creature is a symbol of good fortune and used as a powerful lucky charm in shops and homes across Japan, China and beyond.The lucky cat (or maneki neko in Japanese) has a long history dating back to the 17th century that's packed with fascinating folklore, serious symbolism and countless contemporary cat spin-offs. Its paw, bib, coin, collar and colours all have meaning.Did you know a pink cat will bring you luck in love, while a gold cat is all about wealth? Or that a left-pawed cat is used by businesses to attract customers, while a cat with a beckoning right paw is found in homes as talisman?Dive into this adorable book to find out all you need to know about the beautiful lucky cat.
Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought
The life-changing magic o...
By Kondo, Marie/ Hirano, Cathy (TRN)
for Kinokuniya Member:
Mini Crochet Creatures : ...
By Bergstrom, Lauren
for Kinokuniya Member:
Zoomigurumi 6 : 15 Cute A...
By Vermeiren, Joke (EDT)/ (COR)
for Kinokuniya Member: