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Silver : return to Treasure Island, Andrew Motion

Label
Silver : return to Treasure Island
Title
Silver
Title remainder
return to Treasure Island
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Motion
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"July, 1802. In the marshy eastern reaches of the Thames lies the Hispaniola, an inn kept by Jim Hawkins and his son. Young Jim spends his days roaming the mist-shrouded estuaries, running errands for his father and listening to his stories in the taproom; tales of adventures on the high seas, of curses, murder and revenge, black spots and buried treasure - and of a man with a wooden leg. Late one night, a mysterious girl named Natty arrives on the river with a request for Jim from her father - Long John Silver. Aged and weak, but still possessing a strange power, the pirate proposes that Jim and Natty sail to Treasure Island in search of Captain Flint's hidden bounty, the 'beautiful bar silver' left behind many years before. Silver has chartered a ship and a hardy crew for this purpose, whose captain is waiting only for the map, now locked away at the Hispaniola. Making haste from London, Jim and Natty set off in the footsteps of their fathers, their tentative friendship growing stronger day by day. But the thrill of the ocean odyssey gives way to terror as the Nightingale reaches its destination, for it seems that Treasure Island is not as uninhabited as it once was." -- BOOK JACKET
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Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
MOT
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Silver : return to Treasure Island, Andrew Motion
Label
Silver : return to Treasure Island, Andrew Motion
Publication
Note
Sequel to: Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sequel to: Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson. -Young Jim Hawkins Jnr is caught up with the daughter of pirate Long John Silver in search of the buried treasure of the buccaneer Captain Flint
Control code
14116402
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
404 pages
Isbn
9780224091206
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780224091190
  • (OCoLC)772968105

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