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The Admiral's Caravan

The Admiral's Caravan

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The Admiral's Caravan

by Carryl, Charles E

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Charles E. Carryl The Admiral's Caravan. Copyright 1892. The Century Company, NY. Grey cloth cover with gold titling and color illustration. Illustrated by Reginald B. Birch. Front free-endpaper is gift inscribed and dated 1899. 6 ½ X 8 5/8 140 pages. Listed in Peter Parley to Penrod, page 96. Used. Good- condition/ No DJ included if originally issued. RARE. PUBLISHERS ERROR. BRIGHT ORANGE PAINT IS OFFSTRUCK ON THE PAINTED FRONT BOARD.

Extended Description and Notes

The Admiral's Caravan is a novel by Charles E. Carryl, written in 1891 and published by the Century Company of New York in 1892. It is one of many literary "imitations" inspired by Lewis Carrol's two books, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, (1865) and Through The Looking-Glass (1871). it appeared in serialized form in the children's periodical St. Nicholas beginning in 1891. The Admiral's Caravan is a story about a young girl named Dorothy who takes a journey with three wooden statues who come alive on Christmas Eve. See our stock photo.

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Bookseller
Mary Riversong Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
153CarrylCaravan
Title
The Admiral's Caravan
Author
Carryl, Charles E
Illustrator
Birch, Reginald B.
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book Condition
Used - Good
Jacket Condition
No DJ Included
Quantity Available
1
Edition
First Edition
Publisher
The Century Company
Place of Publication
NY
Date Published
1892
Pages
140
Size
6 1/2 X 8 5/8
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
Publishers error, Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland, Fantasy, Dorothy, Journey, Toys, 19th Century
Bookseller catalogs
Children's Books; Anglophilia; Fantasy; 19th Century Literature; Children's Illustrated Books;

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