skip to content
All sail set : a romance of the Flying Cloud Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

All sail set : a romance of the Flying Cloud

Author: Armstrong Sperry
Publisher: Boston : D.R. Godine, 1995, ©1935.
Series: Nonpareil book, 35.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
When his father loses his fortune, a boy is taken on by a famous shipbuilder and eventually makes a maiden, record-breaking trip around Cape Horn on the "Flying Cloud."
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Fiction
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Named Person: Donald McKay; Donald McKay
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Armstrong Sperry
ISBN: 0879235233 9780879235239
OCLC Number: 38908056
Notes: Title on added t.p.: The Flying Cloud, clipper, 1851-1874.
Awards: Commended for Newbery Medal (Children's) 1936
Description: xvi, 175 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Nonpareil book, 35.
Other Titles: Flying Cloud, clipper, 1851-1874
Responsibility: written and illustrated by Armstrong Sperry ; introduction by William McFee.

Abstract:

When his father loses his fortune, a boy is taken on by a famous shipbuilder and eventually makes a maiden, record-breaking trip around Cape Horn on the "Flying Cloud."

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"A magical book. The romance is irresistible."-Fort Worth Star Telegram

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.