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Donkey boy

Author: Henry Williamson
Publisher: London : Macdonald & Co, 1952
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Young Phillip Maddison - nicknamed 'donkey boy' because his life was saved as a baby by ass's milk - set in the England of just before the Boer war and the first few years of Edward the Seventh's reign. We see the sensitive young boy growing up amidst his unusual family, share his experiences and adventures, and the whole tone and feel of the period is marvellously evoked.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Williamson
ISBN: 0356018091 9780356018096
OCLC Number: 11850480
Description: 400 pages ; 21 cm.
Responsibility: Henry Williamson.

Abstract:

The story of Young Phillip Maddison - nicknamed 'donkey boy' because his life was saved as a baby by ass's milk - set in the England of just before the Boer war and the first few years of Edward the Seventh's reign. We see the sensitive young boy growing up amidst his unusual family, share his experiences and adventures, and the whole tone and feel of the period is marvellously evoked.

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