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The Brig 'Three Lilies' by Olle Mattson

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From the dust jacket:
Mickel Mickelson lives with his grandmother in a poor fishing village in Sweden. His mother is dead and this father disappeared some eight years previously when the brig "Three Lilies" was lost in a storm. Mickel is the only one to believe that his father will come back, and this is the story of how he carries on the search for his father. With his newly found friend, the schoolmaster's daughter, he meets with many adventures: he discovers the sea-stained logbook of the "Three Lilies," is attacked by a ferocious lynx, and meets with the mysterious and all-knowing Pat O'Brien - who plays an important part in the story.

Winner of the Swedish Library Association's "Nil Holgersson Plaque" for the best children's book of the year.

Translated from the Swedish by Anna Sturge and Elizabeth Sprigge. Illustrated by Elisabeth Grant.

Condition: Used Good A little wear and tear to the outer cover along the edges inside there are several library stamps on the first inside page. All other pages are in good condition no marks or blemishes anywhere.

Item details

Author(s):
Olle Mattson
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21.8 x 14.5cm
Edition:
1960
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
178
Publisher:
University of London Press
Title:
The Brig 'Three Lilies'

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From the dust jacket:
Mickel Mickelson lives with his grandmother in a poor fishing village in Sweden. His mother is dead and this father disappeared some eight years previously when the brig "Three Lilies" was lost in a storm. Mickel is the only one to believe that his father will come back, and this is the story of how he carries on the search for his father. With his newly found friend, the schoolmaster's daughter, he meets with many adventures: he discovers the sea-stained logbook of the "Three Lilies," is attacked by a ferocious lynx, and meets with the mysterious and all-knowing Pat O'Brien - who plays an important part in the story.

Winner of the Swedish Library Association's "Nil Holgersson Plaque" for the best children's book of the year.

Translated from the Swedish by Anna Sturge and Elizabeth Sprigge. Illustrated by Elisabeth Grant.

Condition: Used Good A little wear and tear to the outer cover along the edges inside there are several library stamps on the first inside page. All other pages are in good condition no marks or blemishes anywhere.

Author(s):
Olle Mattson
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
21.8 x 14.5cm
Edition:
1960
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
178
Publisher:
University of London Press
Title:
The Brig 'Three Lilies'

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