Pigeon Post

Author: Arthur Ransome
Publisher: David R. Godine Publisher
ISBN: 9780879238643
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Aided by trusty pigeon messengers, young prospectors comb the hills in search of lost gold. Winner of the Carnegie Medal.

Swallows And Amazons

Author: Arthur Ransome
Publisher: David R. Godine Publisher
ISBN: 1567924204
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Originally published: London; New York: Jonathan Cape, 1930.

Swallows Amazons And Coots

Author: Julian Lovelock
Publisher: The Lutterworth Press
ISBN: 0718844645
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A full-length critical study of Arthur Ransome's twelve ‘Swallows and Amazons’ novels, aimed at both the general reader and undergraduate and postgraduate students of children’s literature.

Wild Things

Author: Sidney I. Dobrin
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814330289
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The first book-length study of the relationship between children's literature and ecocriticism.

The Making Of Swallows And Amazons 1974

Author: Sophie Neville
Publisher:
ISBN: 0718845897
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In 1973 Sophie Neville was cast as Titty alongside Virginia McKenna, Ronald Fraser and Suzanna Hamilton in the film Swallows & Amazons. Made before the advent of digital technology, the child stars lived out Arthur Ransome’s epic adventure in the great outdoors without ever seeing a script. Encouraged by her mother, Sophie Neville kept a diary about her time filming on location in the lakes and mountains of Cumbria. Bouncy and effervescent, extracts from her childhood diary are interspersed among her memories of the cast and crew as well as photographs, maps and newspaper articles, offering a child’s eye view of the making of the film from development to premiere – and the aftermath.

Discovering Swallows Ransomes

Author: John Berry
Publisher: Sigma Press
ISBN: 9781850588146
Size: 31.34 MB
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This is a unique collection of rare experiences, enterprise and adventure that gives an insight into the unusual attributes of Arthur Ransome and the exceptional characters to be found in his books.

Secret Water

Author: Arthur Ransome
Publisher: David R. Godine Publisher
ISBN: 9781567920642
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Follows the adventures of the five Walker children after their parents leave them on a "desert island" with provisions for a long stay and a blank map to fill in.

Missee Lee

Author: Arthur Ransome
Publisher: David R. Godine Publisher
ISBN: 9781567921960
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A perennial favorite. The original cast sails the South China Sea under Captain Flint, only to be sunk by pirates and saved by the formidable Missee Lee. Latin saves the day.

Once Upon A Time In Great Britain

Author: Melanie Wentz
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 0312283385
Size: 62.12 MB
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A unique travel guide to the British Isles provides helpful information about landmarks, attractions, restaurants, and other sites associated with such beloved children's books as Winnie the Pooh, Peter Rabbit, Paddington Bear, The Secret Garden, Alice in Wonderland, and the Narnia and Harry Potter series. Original. 15,000 first printing.