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Janice in Tomorrow-land

Author: Emory Holloway
Publisher: New York ; Cincinnati ; Chicago ; Boston ; Atlanta ; Dallas ; San Francisco : American Book Company, [1936] ©1936
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Twelve-year-old Janice befriends "Mr. Merlin," a mysterious old man who lives in the apartment below. With the help of a pair of "magic spectacles," he conducts her on a series of "dreams" that brighten her mood and reveal to her a promising world filled with marvelous inventions.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Utopian fiction
Pictorial cloth bindings (Binding)
Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Emory Holloway
OCLC Number: 21704036
Notes: "W.P.1"--Verso of title-page.
Illustrated title-page
Description: vi, 203 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: The mysterious man. Introducing Janice; The mystery downstairs; Janice meets the mysterious stranger --
The first adventure. Mending the weather; As you like it --
The second adventure. Dead houses; Lively houses; More about the lively house; Upstairs in the lively house --
The third adventure. The family problem; The weekly visiting day; Breakfast --
The fourth adventure. The merry moments; The fun continues; The skyway--and refreshments; Messages from Heaven; Gold fishing --
The fifth adventure. Snappy shopping; The splendid subway; The Exchange --
The sixth adventure. Sensible schools; Tomorrow's classroom; The marvels multiply; The children's president; An end to dreaming.
Responsibility: by Emory Holloway.

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Twelve-year-old Janice befriends "Mr. Merlin," a mysterious old man who lives in the apartment below. With the help of a pair of "magic spectacles," he conducts her on a series of "dreams" that brighten her mood and reveal to her a promising world filled with marvelous inventions.

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