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The Gold bug

Author: Edgar Allan Poe; Learning Corporation of America.
Publisher: New York, NY : Learning Corp. of America, 1979.
Series: American literature library.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Juvenile audience   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A young boy on a supposedly deserted island finds a gold bug and a piece of paper containing a secret code. He encounters a crazed old man and his towering mute servant who are searching for Captain Kidd's buried treasure.
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Material Type: Juvenile audience, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Edgar Allan Poe; Learning Corporation of America.
OCLC Number: 14710019
Notes: "2005."
Shorter version (31 min.)--also issued.
Based on the short story by Edgar Allan Poe.
Credits: Producer, Doro Bachrach; director, Robert Fuest.
Cast: Roberts Blossom, Geoffrey Holder, Anthony Michael Hall.
Awards: Awards: Emmy (winner); ALA selected film for Young Adults; Chicagoland film festival; Columbus film festival.
Description: 1 videocassette (45 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: American literature library.

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A young boy on a supposedly deserted island finds a gold bug and a piece of paper containing a secret code. He encounters a crazed old man and his towering mute servant who are searching for Captain Kidd's buried treasure.

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