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The casting away of Mrs. Lecks and Mrs. Aleshine : with its sequel, the Dusantes

Author: Frank R Stockton
Publisher: New York : D. Appleton-Century, [©1933]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Story of three shipwrecked castaways who swim on 'life preservers' to a convenient desert island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. There they find a house "the likes of which could be found in any New England town". They decide to stay in the house for several weeks, and are eventually joined by several other castaways, including a rather irritable missionary.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank R Stockton
OCLC Number: 853027
Notes: In six parts. Parts four to six, previously published separately under title: The Dusantes.
Description: ix, 290 pages : including illustrations ; 21 cm
Other Titles: Dusantes
Responsibility: by Frank R. Stockton, illustrated by George Richards.

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Story of three shipwrecked castaways who swim on 'life preservers' to a convenient desert island in the middle of the Pacific Ocean. There they find a house "the likes of which could be found in any New England town". They decide to stay in the house for several weeks, and are eventually joined by several other castaways, including a rather irritable missionary.

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