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The Resource The big book of swashbuckling adventure : classic tales of dashing heroes, dastardly villains, and daring escapes, selected and introduced by Lawrence Ellsworth

The big book of swashbuckling adventure : classic tales of dashing heroes, dastardly villains, and daring escapes, selected and introduced by Lawrence Ellsworth

Label
The big book of swashbuckling adventure : classic tales of dashing heroes, dastardly villains, and daring escapes
Title
The big book of swashbuckling adventure
Title remainder
classic tales of dashing heroes, dastardly villains, and daring escapes
Statement of responsibility
selected and introduced by Lawrence Ellsworth
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A compendium of tales inspired by the classic rogue pirate archetype includes selections from the works of 20 forefront writers, including Alexandre Dumas, Arthur Conan Doyle and Zorro creator Johnston McCulley
Storyline
Pace
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10389753
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
808.83/87
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6120.95.A38
LC item number
B54 2014
Literary form
short stories
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ellsworth, Lawrence
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Swordplay
  • Escapes
  • Swordfighters
  • Disguises
  • Rogues
  • Betrayal
Target audience
adult
Label
The big book of swashbuckling adventure : classic tales of dashing heroes, dastardly villains, and daring escapes, selected and introduced by Lawrence Ellsworth
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cheerly o and cheerly o
  • by Jeffery Farnol
  • Señor Zorro pays a visit
  • Johnston McCulley
  • How the brigadier played for a kingdom
  • Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Robin Hood meets Guy of Gisborne
  • Pierce Egan
  • The buccaneer's last shot
  • Farnham Bishop
  • Sword and mitre
  • White plume on the mountain
  • Alexandre Dumas
  • The King of Spain's will
  • John Bloundelle-Burton --
  • The cabaret de la liberté
  • Baroness Orczy
  • The bride of Jagannath
  • Harold Lamb
  • The pirate sea
  • Lilian Nicholson
  • Rafael Sabatini
  • Captain Blood's dilemma
  • Rafael Sabatini
  • Crillon's stake
  • Stanley J. Weyman
  • The black death
  • Marion Polk Angellotti
  • The fight for Black Bartlemy's treasure
  • Jeffery Farnol
  • The sin of the Bishop of Modenstein
  • Anthony Hope
  • Pirates' gold
  • H. Bedford Jones
  • The queen's rose
  • Sidney Levett-Yeats
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books edition.
Extent
x, 475 pages
Isbn
9781605986500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 870098526
  • (OCoLC)870098526
Label
The big book of swashbuckling adventure : classic tales of dashing heroes, dastardly villains, and daring escapes, selected and introduced by Lawrence Ellsworth
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cheerly o and cheerly o
  • by Jeffery Farnol
  • Señor Zorro pays a visit
  • Johnston McCulley
  • How the brigadier played for a kingdom
  • Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Robin Hood meets Guy of Gisborne
  • Pierce Egan
  • The buccaneer's last shot
  • Farnham Bishop
  • Sword and mitre
  • White plume on the mountain
  • Alexandre Dumas
  • The King of Spain's will
  • John Bloundelle-Burton --
  • The cabaret de la liberté
  • Baroness Orczy
  • The bride of Jagannath
  • Harold Lamb
  • The pirate sea
  • Lilian Nicholson
  • Rafael Sabatini
  • Captain Blood's dilemma
  • Rafael Sabatini
  • Crillon's stake
  • Stanley J. Weyman
  • The black death
  • Marion Polk Angellotti
  • The fight for Black Bartlemy's treasure
  • Jeffery Farnol
  • The sin of the Bishop of Modenstein
  • Anthony Hope
  • Pirates' gold
  • H. Bedford Jones
  • The queen's rose
  • Sidney Levett-Yeats
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First Pegasus Books edition.
Extent
x, 475 pages
Isbn
9781605986500
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 870098526
  • (OCoLC)870098526

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