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Best book of adventure stories.

Author: Pauline Rush Evans; Charles McCurry; Daniel Noonan
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday [1964]
Series: Best book series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Selections from classic and modern adventure stories including Call It Courage, Treasure Island, and The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood. Also includes several short adventure stories.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pauline Rush Evans; Charles McCurry; Daniel Noonan
OCLC Number: 471444
Notes: Originally published in 1957 under title: Good housekeeping's best book of adventure stories.
Description: 283 pages illustrations (some color) 25 cm.
Contents: An unqualified pilot / Rudyard Kipling --
The adventures of Tom Sawyer: The haunted house, The young detectives, Huck mounts guard / Mark Twain --
Rory the robber / Seumas MacManus --
Two chests of treasure / Merritt P. Allen --
King Arthur and his noble knights: Sir Lancelot and the strong knight of the forest / Mary Macleod --
Four generals / Arthur B. Chrisman --
Call it courage: the first test / Armstrong Sperry --
Ali Baba and the forty thieves --
Treasure Island: How my shore adventure began, The first blow, The man of the island / Robert Louis Stevenson --
A narrow escape / Will James --
A brace of cowards / Charles J. Finger --
Life on the Mississippi: The boy's ambition, A cub pilot / Mark Twain --
Johnny Tremain / Esther Forbes --
The merry adventures of Robin Hood: Robin Hood meets Little John, The grand shooting-match at Nottingham / Howad Pyle --
One Alaska night / Barrett Willoughby --
The voyages of Sinbad the sailor --
The Count of Monte Cristo: Dantes' escape from the Chateau D'If / Alexandre Dumas --
Robinson Crusoe / Daniel Defoe --
The terrible stranger / Robert Hyatt --
The mysterious island: The pirate ship / Jules Verne --
The conquest of Everest: The summit / Sir John Hunt.
Series Title: Best book series.
Other Titles: Adventure stories.
Good housekeeping's Best book of adventure stories
Responsibility: Color illus. by Charles McCurry. Line illus. by Dan Noonan.

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Selections from classic and modern adventure stories including Call It Courage, Treasure Island, and The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood. Also includes several short adventure stories.

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