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Among the cannibals : containing The mysterious document, On the track, and Among the cannibals / by Jules Verne ; illustrated by Henry Austin
Bib ID 5548350
Format BookBook
Author
Verne, Jules, 1828-1905
 
Uniform Title Enfants du capitaine Grant. English
Description London : Ward, Lock & Co., [1901?] 
viii, [9]-179, [9]-179, [9]-188 p., [3] leaves of plates : ill. ; 20 cm. 
Series

Marcie Muir collection of Australian children's books.

Summary

John Mangles and his party continue their search for Captain Grant. They sail from Australia to New Zealand, where they fear being eaten by Māori, then continue to Maria Theresa Island where Captain Grant was shipwrecked.

Notes

Three volumes bound together.

Variant impressions. One impression, green illustrated cloth boards with gilt edges, printed on lightweight paper with colophon at end of each part: Ward, Lock and Co., Ltd, New York, and Melbourne. Another impression, red illustrated cloth boards, printed on heavier paper with no colophon.

Novel for young adults.

Cited In

Bagnall, 5729a

Muir, M. A bibliography of Australian children's books, 7745

Subjects Explorers -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Maori (New Zealand people) -- Juvenile fiction.  |  New Zealand -- Description and travel -- Juvenile fiction.  |  Pacific Area -- Description and travel -- Juvenile fiction.
Other authors/contributors Verne, Jules, 1828-1905. Amérique du Sud  |  Verne, Jules, 1828-1905. Australie
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On the track.

The mysterious document.

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