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Swallows and Amazons

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Author(s):Arthur Ransome
Illustrator(s):Helene Carter
Publisher(s): J. B. Lippincott & Co.
Year Published: 1931
Type: Hardcover
Genre: Boys Growing Up
British
Camping
Fiction - novel
Girls Growing Up
Holidays
Sea Stories
Age Range: Ages 9-12: Longer Chapter Books
Pages: 343
This is an All-Time Great Children's Book (ATGCB)
OCLC: 7191700
Award(s): Junior Literary Guild (1931)

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The four Swallows receive permission from their sailor father to sail by themselves on one of the English lakes in a telegram: ‘BETTER DROWNED THAN DUFFERS IF NOT DUFFERS WONT DROWN.’

This book is the Main Edition.

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Other Editions

1930
(Jonathan Cape Ltd)
1931
(Jonathan Cape Ltd)
1938
(Jonathan Cape Ltd)
1997
(Amazon Publications)

This book belongs to the Series: Swallows and Amazons

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