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John of the Sirius / Doris Chadwick ; illustrated by Margaret Senior
Bib ID 2267654
Format BookBook
Author
Chadwick, Doris, 1899-1979
 
Description London : Thomas Nelson, 1955 
viii, 244 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 20 cm. 
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

John and his sister Sue sail with Captain Phillip and the First Fleet to Botany Bay. They have many adventures on the voyage and when they arrive.

Notes

Map on lining papers.

For children.

Cited In

Muir, M. A bibliography of Australian children's books, 1353

Subjects Sirius (Ship) -- Juvenile fiction.  |  John (Fictitious character) -- Juvenile fiction.  |  First Fleet, 1787-1788 -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Voyages and travels -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Settlement and contacts - First Fleet, 1788.  |  Literature and stories - Juvenile.  |  Settlement and contacts - Penal colonies / Convicts.  |  Literature and stories - Non indigenous - Fiction.  |  Sydney (N.S.W.) -- History -- 1788-1851 -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Botany Bay (S Sydney NSW SI56-05)  |  Warrane / Sydney Cove (NSW SI56-05)  |  Manly (N Sydney NSW SI56-05)
Form/genre Children's stories, Australian.  |  Historical fiction.
Other authors/contributors Senior, Margaret

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