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TitleThe dark frigate / Charles Boardman Hawes ; illustrated by Warren Chappell.
AuthorHawes, Charles Boardman, 1889-1923, author.
CollectionNEW: Juvenile Fiction
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StatusLocationBarcodeCall NoCreated OnIssue NameCirc Status
 Paris-Bourbon30053003245613J HAWE1/19/2021 Available

Catalog Details

Other Classification Number JUV001020 bisacsh
Personal Name Hawes, Charles Boardman, 1889-1923, author.
Title Statement The dark frigate / Charles Boardman Hawes ; illustrated by Warren Chappell.
Edition Statement Dover edition.
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice Mineola, New York : Dover Publications, Inc., 2018.
Physical Description vii, 229 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Content Type text txt rdacontent
Media Type unmediated n rdamedia
Carrier Type volume rdacarrier
General Note "This Dover edition, first published in 2018, is an unabridged republication of the work originally published in 1924 by Little, Brown and Company, New York"--Title page verso.
Formatted Contents Note Machine generated contents note: CONTENTSI. FlightII. A Leal Man and a FoolIII. Two Sailors on FootIV. The Girl at the InnV. Sir John BristolVI. The Rose of DevonVII. The Ship's LiarVIII. StormIX. The Master's GuestX. Between Midnight and Morning.XI. Head Winds and a Rough bSeaXII. The Porcupine KetchXIII. A Bird to be LimedXIV. A Wonderful Excellent CookXV.A Lonesome Little TownXVI. The Harbour of RefugeXVII. Will CantyXVIII. Tom Jordan's MercyXIX. A Man Seen BeforeXX. A Prize for the TakingXXI.Ill Words Come TrueXXII. Back to the InnXXIII. And Old Sir JohnXXIV. And Again the Rose of Devon.
Summary, Etc. In seventeenth-century England, orphaned Philip Marsham, forced to flee London after a terrible accident, finds himself in an even more difficult situation when his ship is taken over by pirates and he is forced to become a member of their crew.
Awards Note Work was awarded the 1924 John Newberry Medal.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Orphans Fiction.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Sea stories.
Subject Added Entry - Topical Term Pirates Fiction.
Added Entry, Personal Name Chappell, Warren, 1904-1991, illustrator.

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