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Keturah came 'round the Horn : a story of old California

Author: Ada Claire Darby; Grace Gilkison
Publisher: New York : Frederick A. Stokes Co., ©1935.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of a girl of about 15 whose father was a sea captain in the adventurous days when reaching the California seacoast meant sailing around the Horn. He kidnapped his own daughter from the sacred precincts of Beacon Hill -- and she was catapulted into the midst of the exciting days of the transfer of jurisdiction of California from Mexico to the United States.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Historical fiction
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Darby, Ada Claire, 1883-1953.
Keturah came 'round the Horn.
New York : Frederick A. Stokes Company, 1935
(OCoLC)609801865
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ada Claire Darby; Grace Gilkison
OCLC Number: 5004342
Notes: Maps on lining-papers.
Description: 296 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Responsibility: by Ada Claire Darby ; with twelve illustrations in black-and-white by Grace Gilkinson [sic].

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The story of a girl of about 15 whose father was a sea captain in the adventurous days when reaching the California seacoast meant sailing around the Horn. He kidnapped his own daughter from the sacred precincts of Beacon Hill -- and she was catapulted into the midst of the exciting days of the transfer of jurisdiction of California from Mexico to the United States.

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