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Westward ho! : or, The voyage and adventures of Sir Amyas Leigh, knight, of Burrough, in the county of Devon, in the reign of Her Most Glorious Majesty Queen Elizabeth

Author: Charles Kingsley; N C Wyeth
Publisher: New York : C. Scribner's Sons, ©1920.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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From the coral reefs of the Barbados to the great sea battle with the Spanish Armada, this vibrant novel captures the daring spirit of Elizabethan adventurers who sailed with Sir Francis Drake. Moving at a breathless pace from start to finish, the story of the sailors' adventures and conflicts with the Spanish make it an exhilarating read.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Kingsley, Charles, 1819-1875.
Westward ho!
New York : C. Scribner's Sons, ©1920
(OCoLC)894231044
Named Person: Francis Drake; Francis Drake
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Kingsley; N C Wyeth
OCLC Number: 1842819
Notes: Illustrated lining-papers.
Description: viii pages, 1 leaf, 413 pages : color plates ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Charles Kingsley ; Pictures by N.C. Wyeth.

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From the coral reefs of the Barbados to the great sea battle with the Spanish Armada, this vibrant novel captures the daring spirit of Elizabethan adventurers who sailed with Sir Francis Drake. Moving at a breathless pace from start to finish, the story of the sailors' adventures and conflicts with the Spanish make it an exhilarating read.

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